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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  3 May 2011

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.


 

 

 

IOOF Memorial Marker

0996


ESE

33

***

?

?

?

?

(Note:  No headstone.  At north end of row.)

6350

SW1

10

11

?

?

?

?

(Note:  No headstone.  At north end of row.)

6349

SW1

10

11

?

?

?

?

(Note:  No headstone.  Near north end of row.)

6353

SW1

11

12

?

?

?

?

“Sister”

(Note:  Adjacent to Katie B (GODWIN) McFETRIDGE.)

1519

ENE

23

172

?

?

?

?

(Note:  Base only; top of monument is missing.  At north end of row.)

1373

ENE

17

181

?

?

?

?

(Note:  Illegible stone at south end of row.)

2258

SC

15

376

?

?

?

?

Base for an infant monument.

3006

SW

inf

526

?

?

?

?

(Note:  No visible markings.)

7170

NWn

1

570

?

?

?

?

(Note:  Infant.  Broken Stone.  No visible markings.)

7547

NW

17b

599

?

?

?

?

(Note:  Large monument, face down.

7601

NW

20

604

?

?

?

?

(Note:  No visible carving.  Between TAFT and DODD.)

6435

W

2

621

?

?

?

?

(Note:  No visible carving.  Between SOLOMON and TAFT.)

6433

W

2

622

?

?

?

?

(Note:  Funeral home marker; no readable information.  Buried between AARNINK and MILLER.

0263

ESE

9

672

?

?

?? ??? 186?

?? ??? 18??

(Note:  Name and most of dates are illegible.  Buried between a MITCHELL and MYERS.

0403

ESE

14

33

?

Carry

--

--

? WOODS

1684

ENE

29

137

?

Earl ?

1802

1887

Illegible

1584

ENE

25

111

?

Edward E

--

?

Son of ? & Delilah ?

Aged:  ?

(Note:  Buried in CUSHMAN Lot #93.)

0848

ESE

29

93

?

Eloise

1921

1922

(Note:  May be a DAVIS.)

2458

SC

24

433

?

Harriet

--

--

? WOODS

1683

ENE

29

137

?

Jeff

--

--

--

(Note:  Buried in CUSHMAN Lot #93.)

0847

ESE

29

93

?

Lizzie

--

27 Mar 1878

Aged 7 yrs. 5 ms. 10 ds.

(Note:  Buried in CUSHMAN Lot #93.)

0846

ESE

29

93

?

Mary A

?

?

Illegible

1582

ENE

25

111

?

William

--

--

? WOODS.

1682

ENE

29

137

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