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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   23 Mar 2016

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.

Umpleby

Violet D

28 Feb 1906

3 Mar 1990

Wife of William Jennings UMPLEBY.

0125


ESE

4

644

Umpleby

William Jennings

1 Feb 1909

20 Nov 1952

Husband of Violet D UMPLEBY.

0125

ESE

4

644

Unthank

Frank B

1871

1952

Husband of Ida A UNTHANK.

2303

SC

17

379

Unthank

Ida A

1880

1975

Wife of Frank B UNTHANK.

2303

SC

17

379

Utley

Dorothy M

2 Apr 1913

28 Jan 2004

nee HUNT.  Wife of Roy K UTLEY.

Married 12 Sep 1937.

2191

SC

12

342

Utley

Roy K

9 Mar 1912

17 Dec 1996

Husband of Dorothy M (HUNT) UTLEY.  Married 12 Sep 1937.

US Army.

2191

SC

12

342

Uttinger

John

1877

18 Apr 1918

Age:  40 years.

(Note:  From cemetery and health department records.)

NSF

NWn

1

602

Vail

Infant

--

--

Infant daughter of Oscar E & Sophia (PFOHL) VAIL.

1317

ENE

15

183

Vail

Oscar E

1863

1923

Husband of Sophia (PFOHL) VAIL.

1319

ENE

15

183

Vail

Sophia Pfohl

1858

1932

nee PFHOL.  Wife of Oscar E VAIL.

1318

ENE

15

183

VanArsdale

Martin V B, Rev.

--

10 May 1894

Husband of Isabelle
“Belle” (ORR) VanARSDALE.  Married
8 Jun 1869.

Aged:  52 Y’s. 

Pvt., Co. G, 137th Reg. Indiana Infantry.


(Note:  On same stone as his in-laws, Charles & Mary Ann (SHANNON) ORR.)

1332

1333

ENE

15

122

Vandeveer

Mary C

1874

1939

nee CASTETTER.  Wife of Simon L VANDEVEER.  Married 18 Mar 1895.  Daughter of Ira & Florence J (JACKSON) CASTETTER.

2678

SW

6

503

Vandeveer

Simon L

1865

1944

Husband of Mary C (CASTETTER) VANDEVEER.  Married 18 Mar 1895.  Son of Joel & Jemima A (MONK) VANDEVEER.

2678

SW

6

503

VanHorn

Ella Whitman

1890

1918

nee WHITMAN.  Wife of Jessie F VanHORN.  Married 21 May 1912.  Daughter of Charles & Phoeba WHITMAN.

7364

NW

9

538

Vannada

Martin L

1852

1915

Husband of Marietta “Metta” (STEELE) VANNADA.  Married 16 Feb 1876 in Wayne County, Indiana.  Son of George & Jane VANNADA.

2305

SC

17

378

Vannada “Vanada”

Marietta “Metta” S

--

2 Jul 1923

nee STEELE.  Wife of Martin L VANNADA.  Married 16 Feb 1876 in Wayne County, Indiana.

Aged 80 Yrs.

2304

SC

17

378

VanZant

Emaline “Emma”

9 Dec 1840

4 May 1862

nee TOWNSEND.  First wife of William C VanZant.  Married 7 Jun 1860.

0345

ESE

12

24

VanZant

Pauline

8 Oct 1835

9 May 1916

nee BEVIN.  Second wife of William C VanZANT.  Married 2 Mar 1864.

0344

ESE

12

24

VanZant

William C

16 Jun 1835

9 Aug 1906

Husband of Emaline “Emma” (TOWNSEND) VanZANT, 1st,, married 7 Jun 1860; and Pauline (BEVIN) VanZANT, 2nd, married 2 Mar 1864.

“Cerebral hemorrhage”

(Note:  Cemetery records show death on the 8th and burial on the 9th.)

0344

ESE

12

24

Vaughn

Alice Marie

5 Dec 1917

24 Apr 2014

nee CALLIS.  Wife of Merle Winfred VAUGHN.  Married 12 Apr 1936. 


Daughter of Richard "Curtis" & Clara (MANGRUM) CALLIS. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1080

ENE

4

132

Vaughn

Emerson Nye

1892

19 Jul 1972

Husband of Verna Alma “Vernie” (WALLACE) VAUGHN.  Married 25 Feb 1915.

1079

ENE

4

132

Vaughn

Merle Winfred

1915

17 Aug 1948

Husband of Alice Marie (CALLIS) VAUGHN.  Married 12 Apr 1936.

1080

ENE

4

132

Vaughn

Verna Alma “Vernie”

1890

1961

nee WALLACE.  Wife of Emerson Nye VAUGHN.  Married 25 Feb 1915.

1079

ENE

4

132

Vickland

Infant

--

15 May 1915

Infant of Ray VICKLAND.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

 

 

?

Vierling

Catherine Memmer

25 Dec 1844

11 Nov 1877

nee MEMMER.  Wife of J Peter VIERLING.

“Mother”

Aged:  32 Y. 10 M. 16 D.

0756

0758

ESE

25

80

Vierling

Clara

1873

1944

--

0738

ESE

24

79

Vierling

Henrietta

24 Jul 1874

5 Mar 1878

Daughter of J Peter & Catherine (MEMMER) VIERLING.

Aged:  1 Y. 6 M. 11 D.

0757

0759

ESE

25

80

Vierling

Ida

1869

1917

--

0739

ESE

24

79

Vierling

J Peter

17 Apr 1831

22 Aug 1910

Husband of Catherine (MEMMER) VIERLING.

“Father”

“Born in Breitehbrunn Amt. Mosbach grosherrzogshumm Baden, Germany

0760

0761

ESE

25

80

Vierling

John W

?

?

Cpl., Co. H, 58th Reg. Indiana Infantry.


(Note:  Added from 1939 WPA Veteran Graves Survey.)

0762

 

ESE

25

80

Vierling

Margaret

1876

1936

Daughter of J Peter & Catherine (MEMMER) VIERLING.

0762

ESE

25

80

Virden

Loretta L

23 Mar 1941

7 Feb 2016

nee WALKER.  Wife of William D VIRDEN, 1st; and ? RICHARDS, 2nd. 


Daughter of Lawrence & Beatrice (KELLAMS) WALKER. 


(Click here to view obituary.) 


NOTE:  See also, RICHARDS, Loretta L VIRDEN.

6323

SW1

7

8

Virden

William D

21 Oct 1940

6 Apr 1985

First husband of Loretta L (WALKER) VIRDEN RICHARDS. 

Step-father, Ed WHITTEN & mother, Madge VIRDEN WHITTEN.

6323

SW1

7

8

Vitito

J Ralph

14 Dec 1892

8 Sep 1974

Husband of L Frances VITITO.

0425

ESE

15

677

Vitito

L Frances

1891

1960

Wife of J Ralph VITITO.

0426

ESE

15

677

Vitito

Mable

--

27 Jan 1981

Age:  89 years.

(Note:  From cemetery records.)

NSF

NW

11

548

Vogt

George J

1862

1941

Husband of Virgie L (ANGLE) VOGT.

7234

NW

2

479

Vogt

Louis Franklin

1917

1936

Son of George J & Virgie L (ANGLE) VOGT.

7234

NW

2

479

Vogt

Virgie L

1879

1958

nee ANGLE.  Wife of George J VOGT.  Daughter of John W & Martha L ANGLE.

7234

NW

2

479

Vowell

Brown H

30 Jan 1907

7 Jun 1981

Husband of Leona M VOWELL.

Pfc., US Army, Korea.

2902

2903

SW

17

587

Vowell

Leona M

1907

14 Aug 1993

Wife of Brown H VOWELL.

2902

SW

17

587

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