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Princeton I.O.O.F. Cemetery


Princeton, Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3647 N;  Longitude, -87.5694 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; SW-1/4, SECTION 6; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located on the west side of North Main Street (SR-65) and north of West Warnock (Old Highway 41) in Princeton, Indiana, at the north end of Hart Street.

Last updated  07 Oct 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources; headstone photographs, 2010-11,  by Daniel L Elliott,  There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers. If you have knowledge of any other graves which may not be shown below, please drop us an e-mail and let t us know.       email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photo#      Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Lot
No.

Rafferty

Katherine V

24 Feb 1917

30 May 1917

--

6442


W

3

630

Raigner

Margaret E

10 Aug 1897

31 Aug 1970

Wife of Raymond W RAIGNER.

2898

SW

17

588

Raigner

Raymond W

6 Jul 1898

19 Jan 1973

Husband Margaret E RAIGNER.

2898

SW

17

588

Raigner

Stella Mae

1941

1943

--

3016

SW

inf

526

Ramsey

Lawrence

16 Jun 1895

15 Jul 1951

Husband of Lena E (BRITTINGHAM) RAMSEY.  Married 27 Jul 1920.  Son of Pearl & Ida (COATS) RAMSEY.

Indiana, Pvt., 3rd Co. & 1st Bn., 159th Depot Brigade, WW I.

2856

SW

15

584

Ramsey

Lawrence Eugene

16 Aug 1939

11 Sep 1998

Husband of Gloria (MILLER) RAMSEY.  Son of Emma RAMSEY.

6335

SW1

9

10

Ramsey

Lena E

1897

1935

nee BRITTINGHAM.  Wife of Lawrence RAMSEY.  Married 27 Jul 1920.  Daughter of George W & L (CHANDLER) BRITTINGHAM.

“Mother”

2855

SW

15

584

Ramsey

Thelma Fern

--

17 Jun 1929

“Infant daughter” of Lawrence & Lena E (BRITTINGHAM) RAMSEY.

2854

SW

15

584

Raney

Clarence

19 Apr 1899

19 Apr 1928

Son of Francis & Mary Ann (RAMSEY) RANEY.

WW I.

(Click here to view obituary.)

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.  WW I Draft registration card gives year of birth as 1897.)

NSF

NC

28

453

Raney

Henry

5 Apr 1885

21 Mar 1919

Son of Francis & Mary Ann (RAMSEY) RANEY.


(Note:  From cemetery  and other records.  Health department records gives month of death as April.)

NSF

NC

28

453

Raney

John "Johnnie"

6 Sep 1893

Dec 1934

Son of Francis & Mary Ann (RAMSEY) RANEY.

(Note:  From cemetery and other records.)

NSF

NC

28

453

Raney

Joseph H

1908

Dec 1922

Son of William H & Mertie B RANEY.

2509

SC

26

440

Raney

Mary Ann

7 Jan 1859

17 Jun 1933

nee RAMSEY.  Wife of Francis A RANEY.

(Click here to view obituary.)

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NC

28

453

Raney

Mertie B

1875

1974

Wife of William H RANEY.

“Mother”

2507

SC

26

440

Raney

William H

1874

1936

Husband of Mertie B RANEY.  Son of Francis  A RANEY.

“Father”

2507

2508

SC

26

440

Ratel

Homer

1900

1933

Husband of Zennitha F RATEL.

2785

SW

12

555

Rease

Sadie E

1893

1953

“Mother”

7462

NW

13

565

Reavis

?

--

--

--

1727

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Allie

--

--

--

1733

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Arthur

--

--

--

1730

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Emma

13 Nov 1844

31 Jan 1911

Wife of Samuel A REAVIS.

1738

ENE

32

250

Reavis

Frank D

12 Mar 1878

3 May 1906

“Pneumonia”

1739

ENE

32

250

Reavis

Fred G

1880

1904

Son of Samuel A & Emma REAVIS.

1740

ENE

32

250

Reavis

Grace D

1880

1934

nee MILBURN.  Wife of John H REAVIS.  Married 27 Dec 1898.

“Mother”

7047

NC

24

424

Reavis

Infant

--

--

--

1728

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Infant

--

--

--

1729

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Martha

--

--

--

1731

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Mary

--

--

--

1732

1725

ENE

31

250

Reavis

Pearl Ann

3 Mar 1895

25 Aug 1966

Wife of Ralph James REAVIS.  Married 12 Apr 1913.

“Our Precious Son:  Steve.  Grandchildren:  Jim G, Jerry J, Michael, Stephenie”

1133

1134

ENE

6

190

Reavis

Ralph James

9 Jan 1894

6 Jul 1952

Husband of Pearl Ann REAVIS.  Married 12 Apr 1913.

“Our Precious Son:  Steve.  Grandchildren:  Jim G, Jerry J, Michael, Stephenie”

1133

1134

ENE

6

190

Reavis

Samuel A

1842

Mar 1921

Husband of Emma REAVIS.

“Father”

., Co. C, 17th Reg. Ind. Vol.


(Note:  Military records state he served in Company "H")

1737

ENE

32

250

Reavis

Samuel F

1901

1940

Son of John H & Grace D (MILBURN) REAVIS.

7048

NC

24

424

Reavis

W???? W

--

--

--

1726

1725

ENE

31

250

Redfield

Mary A

1929

1953

--

1087

ENE

4

192

Redman

Blanche B

15 Dec 1891

26 Apr 1987

nee BURTON.  Wife of Samuel A REDMAN.  Daughter of Dr. Albert R & Margaret (FENTRISS) BURTON.

2755

SW

10

532

Redman

Grace

27 Mar 1895

21 Aug 1965

nee BECK.  Wife of Doyle Albert Redman.  Married, 20 Jun 1915.  Divorced.


Daughter of Abraham Lincoln & Rebecca J (LORTON) BECK.


Note:  Buried here 24 Aug 1965.

(Note:  From cemetery records and Certificate of Death.)

NSF

SC

14

347

Redman

Henry C

1859

1928

First husband of Emma L (SKELTON) REDMAN CARITHERS. 


Married
1 Oct 1882.

2374

SC

20

402

Redman

Samuel A

20 Jun 1895

18 Nov 1969

Husband of Blanche B (BURTON) REDMAN.

Indiana, Pvt., 7th Co. 2nd Bn. 159th Dep. Brig., WW I.

2755

2769

SW

10

532

Redman

Verner F

1885

1913

Son of Henry C REDMAN and Emma (SKELTON) REDMAN CARITHERS.

2372

SC

20

402

Reed

Alvin J

1904

1975

Husband of Irma L (BRITTINGHAM) REED.

0139

ESE

4

667

Reed

Irma L

1911

10 Jan 2007

nee BRITTINGHAM.  Wife of Alvin J REED.

0139

ESE

4

667

Reed

Mary M

1923

1975

--

0412

ESE

14

676

Reed

Robert

--

Oct 1946

Infant.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

inf

527

Reed

Robert H

1911

1965

--

0359

ESE

13

675

Reed

Steverson Ray

--

Oct 1949

“Stillborn”

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

inf

527

Reel

Elmer Austin

23 Apr 1882

1 Feb 1961

Husband of Minnie B (BILDERBACK) REEL.  Married 23 Jun 1906 in Wabash County, Illinois.

7102

NC

26

450

Reel

Minnie B

14 Jan 1885

21 Jan 1978

nee BILDERBACK.  Wife of Elmer Austin REEL.  Married 23 Jun 1906 in Wabash County, Illinois.  Daughter of James & Louvisa (COX) BILDERBACK. 

7103

NC

26

450

Rees

Ada M

21 Jus 1889

18 Jan 1979

Wife of Rodney REES.

6983

NC

22

418

Rees

Amy Gorham

1898

1977

Wife of Rodney P REES.

6467

NC

1

288

Rees

Rodney P

1893

1975

Husband of Amy Gorham REES.

6468

NC

1

288

Reeves

Barbara A

 6 Apr 1929

--

Wife of Henry F REEVES.  Married 22 Mar 1966.

1058

ENE

3

225

Reeves

Elmer E

1861

13 Jul 1910

Husband of Ora May G (GRIFFITH) REEVES. REEVES.

2322

SC

18

381

Reeves

Georgia B

--

1 Apr 1912

Age:  43 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.  Recorded as “Reavis, Mrs.” in GCHS publication.)

NSF

NW

4

487

Reeves

Henry F

16 Aug 1919

9 Feb 1967

Husband of Barbara A REEVES.  Married 22 Mar 1966.

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

1058

ENE

3

225

Reeves

Ora May G

1864

1935

nee GRIFFITH.  Wife of Elmer E REEVES.

2323

SC

18

381

Reinhart

Edwin F

--

18 Jun 1990

Husband of Grace M REINHART.

Age:  84 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

N*

2

391

Reinhart

Patricia G

10 Aug 1939

--

Wife of Wilfred W REINHART.

2951

SW

19

693

Reinhart

Wilfred W

29 Apr 1923

25 May 1999

Husband of Patricia G REINHART.

2951

SW

19

693

Reisler

John R

1 Sep 1919

7 Aug 2000

(Note:  From obituary.)

NSF

 

 

?

Rembe

Doyse L

21 Dec 1913

8 Oct 1955

Indiana, Pfc. 243rd Base Unit AAF, WW II.

0079

ESE

3

666

Reneer

A Perry

30 Nov 1892

17 Oct 1963

Husband of Hattie C RENEER.

6722

NC

12

333

Reneer

Carl, Jr

1925

1931

--

2745

SW

10

529

Reneer

Clarence

--

Sep 1921

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

27

464

Reneer

Columbus W

1859

1944

Husband of Lou Ella RENNER.

0120

ESE

4

646

Reneer

Edith

1888

1962

Wife of J Calvin RENEER.

2531

SC

27

464

Reneer

Elizabath A

1867

1948

nee SINKHORN.  Wife of William A RENEER.  Married 28 Aug 1889.

7206

NW

1

476

Reneer

George E

18 Aug 1881

1 Mar 1963

Husband of Nellie G RENEER.  Married 15 Jul 1903.

2744

SW

10

529

Reneer

Hattie C

29 Mar 1903

19 Nov 1994

Wife of A Perry RENEER.

6723

NC

12

333

Reneer

Helen A

23 Jan 1922

18 Jul 1988

nee LaMAR.

1013

ENE

1

687

Reneer

J Calvin

1878

1954

Husband of Edith RENEER.

2531

SC

27

464

Reneer

Lou Ella

1869

1953

Wife of Columbus W RENEER.

0120

ESE

4

646

Reneer

Mabel R

1911

1952

Wife of Raymond G RENEER.

1075

ENE

3

135

Reneer

Nellie G

29 Jan 1885

24 Ma 1957

Wife of George E RENEER.  Married 15 Jul 1903.

2744

SW

10

529

Reneer

Raymond G

1906

1973

Husband of Mabel R RENEER.

1075

ENE

3

135

Reneer

Thomas C

--

2 Oct 1914

Age:  23 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

NW

6

506

Reneer

William A

1856

1938

Husband of Elizabeth A (SINKHORN) RENEER.  Married 28 Aug 1889

7206

NW

1

476

Resler

Bettielu

3 Aug 1923

11 Jun 1951

nee SKELTON.  Wife of Jessie L RESLER.  Daughter of James Arthur & Emma E SKELTON.

“Mother”

7304

NW

6

507

Resler

Edith Clara

1891

1945

nee BRUCE.  Wife of Robert R RESLER.  Married 23 Dec 1909.  Daughter of James R & Lenora (WALKER) BRUCE.

7302

NW

6

507

Resler

Jessie L

7 Mar 1913

7 Oct 1973

Husband of Bettielu (SKELTON) RESLER.


“Father”

1836

N*

2

512

Resler

John R

1 Sep 1919

5 Aug 2000

Husband of Ruby E RESLER.

6357

SW1

11

12

Resler

Robert R

1883

1932

Husband of Edith Clara (BRUCE) RESLER.  Married 23 Dec 1909.  Son of John H & Sarah R (SENEFF) RESLER.

7303

NW

6

507

Resler

Ruby E

1 Aug 1925

--

Wife of John R RESLER.

6357

SW1

11

12

Revis

John H

1878

1942

Husband of Grace (MILBURN) REAVIS.  Married 27 Dec 1898.

“Father”

7001

NC

23

425

Reynolds

Bernice R

26 Jul 1905

18 Sep 1981

nee BROOKS.  Wife of Doyle E REYNOLDS.  Daughter of Charles C & Nancy Belle (BROWN) BROOKS.

2597

SW

3

491

Reynolds

Doyle E

10 Oct 1903

16 Aug 1955

Husband of Bernice R (BROOKS) REYNOLDS.

“Father”

2596

SW

3

491

Rhinehart

Grace M

--

28 Dec 1996

Wife of Edwin F RHINEHART.

Age:  87 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

N*

2

391

Rhodes

Betty Ann

1927

1928

Daughter of Harley E & Nannie A (PHILLIPS) RHODES.

2445

SC

23

435

Rhodes

Blanche M

13 Nov 1925

19 Sep 1977

Daughter of Harley E & Nannie A (PHILLIPS) RHODES.

2444

SC

23

435

Rhodes

Harley E

1892

1969

Husband of Nannie A (PHILLIPS) RHODES.  Married 12 Oct 1912.  Son of Sheridan & Anna (BEADLES) RHODES.

2446

SC

23

435

Rhodes

Iona Ruth

1922

1922

Daughter of Harley E & Nannie A (PHILLIPS) RHODES.

2445

SC

23

435

Rhodes

Nannie A

1895

1977

nee PHILLIPS.  Wife of Harley E RHODES.  Married 12 Oct 1912.  Daughter of T H & Lydia (DOSSETT) PHILLIPS.

2446

SC

23

435

Rows were numbered beginning on the east side of each section; these rows can be hard to define in many places.  See the image below for reference.


Rough map of the cemetery; for general loction of burials in the above listing. Neither sections or rows are defined in the cemetery records.  Not shown are lots in the "SW" section set aside for infant burials  Most burials are in North/South rows; the exceptions are indicated by the single East/West lines along the north side of the cemtery.
Princeton Lodge No. 64 Chartered July 11, 1849
Cemetery Plotted April 1, 1876
Marker Ereceted 1968