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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    12 Apr 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.

Sadler

Ethel

24 Jun 1892

17 Feb 1982

Wife of Everett SADLER.

2609


2608

SW

3

494

Sadler

Everett

10 Apr 1890

9 Dec 1926

Husband of Ethel SADLER.

2609

SW

3

494

Salm

Frank

15 Apr 1866

8 Jun 1907

Husband of Louise SALM.

“Cancer”

6804

6805

NC

16

368

Salm

Louise

13 Jun 1867

9 Apr 1951

Wife of Frank SALM.

6806

6805

NC

16

368

Salm

Mary

1904

1913

Daughter of Frank & Louise SALM.

6807

6805

NC

16

368

Salzman

Herman Harry

14 Aug 1890

16 Nov 1893

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

 

 

?

Salzmann

Carl Frederick Theo.

2 Aug 1841

5 Jan 1924

Husband of Maria Sophia Hulda (SCHRIEBER) SALZMANN.

1257

ENE

12

214

Salzmann

Charles

--

Nov 1918

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

12

214

Salzmann

Charles

--

Jan 1924

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

12

214

Salzmann

John A

--

1 Sep 1915

Age:  1 month, 18 days.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

ENE

12

214

Salzmann

Maria Sophia Hulda

23 Jul 1849

27 Feb 1932

nee SCHRIEBER.  Wife of Carl Frederick Theo. SALZMANN.

1258

ENE

12

214

Salzmann

Paul

--

Sep 1949

Age:  68 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Surname spelled “Sollman.”)

NSF

ENE

12

214

Salzmann

Pearl G

--

28 Apr 1917

Age:  34 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.  Surname reported as “Sollman” in GCHS publication.)

NSF

ENE

12

214

Sanders

Claude E

27 Oct 1916

2 May 1987

Husband of Lillian A (GOODMAN) SANDERS.

TEC 5 US Army, WW II.

1787

0366

ESE

13

675

Sanders

Emma

1894

1959

Wife of J Edward SANDERS.

“Mother”

0365

ESE

13

675

Sanders

J Edward

1888

1977

Husband of Emma SANDERS.

“Father”

0365

ESE

13

675

Sanders

Lillian A

23 Oct 1921

17 May 2011

nee GOODMAN.  Wife of Claude E SANDERS.  Daughter of James & Charlotte (SCHILLER) SANDERS. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

1787

ESE

13

675

Sanders

Thomas S

17 Oct 1946

30 Oct 1946

--

3023

SW

inf

527

Sands

Lucinda

--

Mar 1921

Wife of Samuel H SANDS.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

ENE

11

187

Sands

Samuel H

abt 1849

--

Husband of Lucinda (STRAIN) SANDS.  Married 23 Mar 1870.

“Father”

Pvt., Co. A & B, 24th Reg. Indiana Vol. Infantry.

1220

ENE

11

187

Satterfield

Elmer J

--

1 Aug 1916

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

W

2

622

Satterfield

Eva “Midge”

18 Jul 1906

2 Jun 1982

Wife of Luther W SATTERFIELD.

0678

ESE

22

71

Satterfield

Fred

--

7 Aug 1916

Age:  27 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.) 

Philippines Insurrection.


NSF

NW

19

604

Satterfield

Luther W

9 Sep 1918

16 Jul 2002

Husband of Eva “Midge” SATTERFIELD.

0678

ESE

22

71

Saulsberry

Delilah “Lila” “Lyda”

1835

Feb 1924

Mother of Fannie C (SAULSBERRY) COOMER.

6932

NC

20

393

Schaefer

Martin J

30 Oct 1932

26 Oct 1984

Husband of Paula SCHAEFER.

0308

ESE

10

673

Schafer

Edmund, Jr.

9 Jul 1925

4 Nov 1925

--

7528

NW

17a

598

Schafer

Infant

--

26 Nov 1911

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

 

inf

436

Schafer

Jacob

29 Oct 1878

11 Dec 1926

Husband of Bertha SCHAFER CARGILE.

"Father"

“Victim of mine disaster”

7417

NW

11

547

Schaible

Charles J

1858

Feb 1920

Husband of Henrietta (SOLLER) SCHAIBLE.  Married 17 Jul 1884.

6752

NC

14

355

Schaible

Clara

15 Aug 1889

8 Jun 1907

Daughter of Charles J & Henrietta (SOLLER) SCHAIBLE.

“Cerebral meninges”

6754

NC

14

355

Schaible

Henrietta

1859

1921

nee SOLLER.  Wife of Charles J SCHAIBLE.  Married 17 Jul 1884.

6753

NC

14

355

Schaible

Mabel

3 Nov 1886

17 May 1978

Daughter of Charles J & Henrietta SCHAIBLE.

6755

NC

14

355

Schaible

Minnie

1870

1957

Daughter of Mary SCHAIBLE.

2462

SC

24

433

Schettler

Jack

--

Oct 1936

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NFS

W

2

620

Schierholz

Herman

14 Sep 1921

5 Jan 1922

Infant son (twin) of Herman Henry & Louise SCHIERHOLZ.

2441

SC

23

434

Schierholz

Herman Henry

26 Apr 1896

4 Feb 1940

Husband of Louise (FRAZIER) SCHIERHOLZ LYNCH.  Married 2 Oct 1920 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

Indiana, Pvt. 6th Regt., USMC, 2nd Div.

2443

SC

23

434

Schierholz

Sherman R

14 Sep 1921

11 Nov 1921

Infant son (twin) of Herman Henry & Louise SCHIERHOLZ.

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Body moved from Lot #607 to NE corner of Lot #434.)

2441

SC

23

434

Schlenberger

Infant

--

26 Jun 1944

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

inf

526

Schmett

Sarah

4 May 1961

10 May 2013

nee DICUS.  Wife of Daniel SCHMETT.  Daughter of Benjamin & Pauline (WARD) DICUS. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

0156

ESE

26

?

Schmidt

Charles F

--

22 Jan 1881

Aged 45 Y. 10 M. 18 D.

0503

ESE

17

40

Schmidt

Fern M Spain

1889

19 Sep 1972

Wife of Jerauld SPAIN, 1st; and ? SCHMIDT, 2nd.

(Note:  Additional information from cemetery records.)

1450

ENE

20

116

Schmidt

Infant

--

Nov 1927

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

18

597

Schmidt

May

1875

1934

Wife of William H SCHMIDT.

2732

SW

9

530

Schmidt

Robert L

21 Nov 1906

28 Sep 1931

Husband of Velma SCHMIDT.

Son of William H & May SCHMIDT.

“Father”

2735

SW

9

530

Schmidt

Robert N

19 Apr 1928

28 Oct 1964

Son of Robert L & Velma SCHMIDT.

“Father”

2734

SW

9

530

Schmidt

William H

1872

1942

Husband of May SCHMIDT.

2733

SW

9

530

Schmoll

Charles M

1848

1917

Husband of Emma J SCHMOLL.

0511

ESE

17

45

Schmoll

Emma J

1855

1927

Wife of Charles M SCHMOLL.

0512

ESE

17

45

Schmoll

Grace

--

3 Aug 1881

Daughter of Charles & Emma J SCHMOLL.

Age:  4 m. 2 d.

(Note:  From cemetery records; badly faded.)

NSF

ESE

17

45

Schnarr

Maggie B

1890

1917

--

7367

NW

9

538

Schnelle

Jackie Eugene

--

22 Mar 1950

--

3030

SW

inf

527

Schoefield

Infant

--

Sep 1946

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SW

inf

527

Schoeny

Anna S

1870

19 Nov 1913

nee SUTTON.  Wife of George P SCHOENY.  Married 15 May 1890.  Daughter of John L SUTTON.

(Note:  Surname also spelled “Shoney” in cemetery records.)

6768

NC

14

359

Schoeny

Helen

20 Jun 1903

18 Dec 1990

--

2614

SW

3

496

Schumacher

Albert

1863

1949

Husband of Mary E (BLUMLE) SCHUMACHER.

2391

SC

21

411

Schumacher

Elsie Davis

1898

1992

nee DAVIS.  Wife of Michael F SCHUMACHER.

7119

NC

27

456

Schumacher

Juanita F

1917

1921

Daughter of Michael F & Elsie (DAVIS) SCHUMACHER.

7118

7117

NC

27

456

Schumacher

Mary E

1864

1943

nee BLUMLE.  Wife of Albert SCHUMACHER.

2391

SC

21

411

Schumacher

Michael F

1888

1950

Husband of Elsie (DAVIS) SCHUMACHER.

7119

NC

27

456

Schutz

Louis William

1866

1950

Husband of Mary (STANLEY) SCHUTZ.  Married 26 Apr 1894 in Posey County, Indiana.

2629

2628

SW

4

493

Schutz

Mary

1874

1926

nee SCHUTZ.  Wife of Louis William SCHUTZ.  Married 26 Apr 1894 in Posey County, Indiana.

2630

2628

SW

4

493

Schwandner

Catherine L "Katie"

1892

25 May 1957

nee CULLIVAN.  First wife of William ELLIS, 1st; MOORE, 2nd; and SCHWANDER, 3rd. 


Daughter of Frank & Nancy Jane (DREW) CULLIVAN.


"Mother"

7587

NW

20

609

Schweickert

Essie M

1895

13 Jun 1983

Wife of William H SCHWEICKERT.

0538

ESE

18

680

Schweickert

John

1871

1932

Husband of Marie Anna (KROAN) SCHWEICKERT.  Married 14 Aug 1894 in Posey County, Indiana.

2490

SC

25

439

Schweickert

Maria Anna

1875

1945

nee KROAN.  Wife of John SCHWEICKERT.  Married 14 Aug 1894 in Posey County, Indiana.

“Mother”

2491

SC

25

439

Schweickert

William H

1897

3 May 1984

Husband of Essie M SCHWEICKERT.

F3, US Navy, WW I.

0538

ESE

18

680

Scott

Irene K

1867

1896

--

1421

ENE

18

178

Scott

Mary E

1890

1978

nee STANFIELD.  Wife of John H SCOTT.  Married 26 Nov 1911.  Daughter of James W & Mary A (WEBBER) STANFIELD.

7322

NW

7

516

Scraper

Alta May

1894

1946

First wife of Hyatt A SCRAPER.

0094

ESE

3

652

Scraper

Hyatt A

1895

1961

Husband of Alta May SCRAPER, 1st; and Lillawah “Lil” SCRAPER, 2nd.

0094

ESE

3

652

Scraper

Lillawah “Lil”

19 May 1909

20 Mar 1991

Second wife of Hyatt A SCRAPER.

0095

ESE

3

652

Scudamore

Clara E

abt 1854

--

Daughter of Thomas & Jane SCUDAMORE.

0879

ESE

29

97

Scudamore

Jane

abt 1826

--

Wife of Thomas SCUDAMORE.

0878

ESE

29

97

Scudamore

Thomas

abt 1821

3 May ????

Husband of Jane SCUDAMORE.

0877

ESE

29

97

Scull

Charles S

1860

1940

Husband of Sarah (WHITING) SCULL.  Married 4 Dec 1901.

6909

6904

NC

20

399

Scull

Charles Whiting

3 Mar 1904

16 Jun 1921

Son of Charles S & Sarah (WHITING) SCULL.

6908

0975

6904

NC

20

399

Scull

Miranda W

1830

1918

“Mother”

6905

6904

NC

20

399

Scull

Sarah Whiting

1868

24 Jan 1953

nee WHITING.  Wife of Charles S SCULL.  Married 4 Dec 1901.  Daughter of Charles C & Louisiana (CRAIG) WHITING.

6907

6904

0974

NC

20

399

Seabrook

John

28 Mar 1823

30 Apr 1879

Husband of Mary SEABROOK.

Aged:  51 y. 1 m. 3 d.

Pvt., Co H, 143rd Reg. Indiana Infantry.
(Note:  Cemetery record shows date of death as 29 Apr 1878, with burial on the 30th.)

0578

ESE

19

54

Seals

Isaac

1840

1925

Husband of Louisa SEALS.

“Father”

7179

NWn

2

603

Seals

James T

--

Mar 1945

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NWn

2

603

Seals

Louisa

1842

1921

Wife of Isaac SEALS.

(Note:  Top of stone is missing.)

7178

NWn

2

603

Seals

Rachel E

29 Sep 1878

21 Feb 1921

Wife of J T SEALS.

“Mother”

7175

NWn

1

603

Seamon

Audie

22 May 1899

23 Jul 1960

nee STEELE.  Wife of Virgil SEAMON.  Daughter of Millard & Sadie (SHOULDERS) STEELE.

“Mother”

6822

NC

16

364

Seamon

Virgil F

21 Apr 1897

15 Feb 1938

Husband of Audie (STEELE) SEAMON.

Son of Lewis Napoleon & Estelle "Ila" (FINCH) SEAMON.

WW I.

“Father”  

Note:  Apparently he was originally buried at the Hazleton IOOF (Community) Cemetery in Hazleton.

6822

NC

16

364

Sears

?

--

27 Feb 1942

“Mrs. Jesse SEARS”

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

 

267

Sears

Abner

abt 1828

28 Aug ????

Husband of Amanda M SEARS.

Age:  64 years 10 m. 2 d.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

SC

4

267

Sears

Gavin M

18 Nov 1850

8 Nov 1885

Husband of Teresa H (HIGGENBOTTOM) SEARS. 


Married
8 Nov 1877.

“Consumption”

1956

SC

4

267

Sears

Mary Jane

27 Aug 1855

26 Feb 1942

nee WALLACE.  Wife of Walter S SEARS.

Married 16 Dec 1874

Daughter of William R & Hannah E (WILLIAMS) WALLACE.

1955

SC

4

267

Sears

Walter S

12 May 1853

26 Apr 1940

Husband of Mary Jane (WALLACE) SEARS. 

Married 16 Dec 1874.

Son of Abner & Amanda M SEARS.

1955

SC

4

267

Seaton

Arthur

11 Nov 1882

28 Jul 1954

Husband of Milta SEATON.

2786

SW

12

555

Seaton

George L

31 Jul 1860

15 Apr 1944

Husband of Leora SEATON.

7515

NW

16

578

Seaton

Leora

1 Apr 1863

25 Nov 1943

Wife of George L SEATON.

7515

NW

16

578

Seaton

Milta

9 Mar 1887

22 Sep 1943

Wife of Arthur SEATON.

2786

SW

12

555

Seble

Infant

21 Oct 1905

21 Oct 1905

“Stillborn”

NSF

ESE

13

26

Selby

Christa

--

6 Oct 1910

(Note:  From cemetery records.  Lot owned by Christ Seble.)

NSF

ESE

13

26

Selby

Esther

1895

1986

Wife of Gus SELBY.

1191

ENE

10

127

Selby

Gus

1890

1968

Husband of Esther SELBY.

1191

ENE

9

127

Sellers

Lorena “Lou”

--

12 Jan 1914

Wife of John SELLERS.

Age:  75 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

ENE

27

199

Sermersheim

Amzel

14 Jan 1921

11 Jul 1957

nee FISHER. 

Daughter of Charles Thomas & Maude Augusta C (COLON) FISHER. 

Note:  "Died in a head-on auto accident in Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee."  Information courtesy of C. Ayres.

2808

SW

13

563

Setzer

Amy

--

--

Aged:  11 Months.

1509

ENE

22

204

Sevedge

Sarah E

--

5 Jun 1915

Age:  77 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

N*

1

392

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