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Old St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana



Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3644 N;  Longitude, -87.5507 W
Congressional Location:SE-1/4; SW-1/4; SECTION 5; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located on the east side of Carithers Road, about 700 feet  north of the intersection with Tafttown Road (CR 50N.  (Remaining markers are about 250 feet east of the road.)  NOTE:  As of 2013 all remaining monuments have been relocated to the New St. Joseph Cemetery!

Last updated   20 Jun 2014


The following list is based on interment and transcription records originally made by John Henneberger, updated by Daniel L Elliott, 15 Oct 2010.  It is an attempt to show all known graves, using several different sources. 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

Allgeyer

Theresa 

--

4 Jun 1882

Aged 82 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Anderson

 Charles

--

1 Jan 1881

Aged 1 ½ mos.

(Twin)

4892

N/A

N/A

Anderson

 Jacob

--

1 Jan 1881

Aged 1 ½ mos.

(Twin)

4892

N/A

N/A

Andre

 Infant

--

10 Dec 1901

Stillborn.


Child of Mr. & Mrs. Frank ANDRE

4892

N/A

N/A

Baxter

 John

--

7 Oct 1899

Aged 73 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Biel

John Charles

--

2 Jun 1888

Son of John & Catherine (MEUSERI BIEL.


Aged 4 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Brooks

 Catharine

5 May 1821

19 Jun 1894

Aged 73 yrs.


(Marker is at the  New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1814

N/A

N/A

Brooks

Clara Elisabeth

6 Sep 1879

13 Jun 1880

Aged 7 mos.


(Daughter of Benjamin & Josephine BROOKS)

4892

N/A

N/A

Brooks

 Josephine

1850

3 Jun 1880

nee BEISERT.  Wife of Benjamin BROOKS.

 

4892

N/A

N/A

Brooks

 Margaret

6 May 1880

24 Dec 1893

Daughter of Jacob & Elizabeth (HENNEBERGER) BROOKS.

4892

N/A

N/A

Burns

 Helena

-- 

8 Jun 1883

Aged 50 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Burns

 James

--

10 Jan 1884

-- 

4892

N/A

N/A

Christian

 Charles

-- 

25 Sep 1899

Aged 75 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1586

N/A

N/A

Curran

 Daniel

-- 

13 Sep 1896

 

Aged 29 Years. 3 months.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1504

N/A

N/A

Donahue or Donahughe

 Charles

2 Apr 1880

2 Feb 1882

Son of Hugh & Joan DONAHUE

4892

N/A

N/A

Dodd

Charles H 

15 Nov 1900

15 Nov 1900

Stillborn.

4892

N/A

N/A

Donahue

 Patrick

-- 

(Jan 1893)

Aged 24 yrs.


Buried 8 Jan 1893.

4892

N/A

N/A

Effinger

 Francis

6 Aug 1888

6 Mar 1890

Grandson of Matthias & Julia EFFINGER.


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

4896
3699

N/A

N/A

Effinger

 Juliana

 14 Feb 1832

25 Jun 1900

Wife of Matthias EFFINGER.


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

48933699

N/A

N/A

Effinger

 Matthias

--

1 Jan 1894

Husband of Julia EFFINGER.

Aged 61 Yrs. 10 Ms. 21 Days.


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

 

4894
3699

N/A

N/A

Fanning

 Catherine

-- 

8 Dec 1882

Aged 50 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1623

N/A

N/A

Fanning

 James

-- 

10 Aug 1891

Aged 58 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1622

N/A

N/A

Fanning

 Patrick

-- 

10 Jul 1881

Aged 42 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1716

N/A

N/A

Fuhs

 Edward

16 Mar 1878

9 Dec 1900

"Gone to a bright ____, where grief cannot come"


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

4900
3699

N/A

N/A

Golden

 Barbara

-- 

15 Apr 1890

Age 33 years.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1841

N1843

N/A

N/A

Golden

 Patrick

-- 

(Feb 1887)

Infant


(No marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

4892

N/A

N/A

Gordon

 Ann

--

16 Mar 1884

Wife of Robert GORDON.

Aged 45 Years.


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

4897
3699

N/A

N/A

Gordon

 Robert

-- 

16 Mar 1881

Husband of Ann GORDON.

Aged 45 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Halleran

 Owen

--

--

Aged 70 yrs.


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

4902
3699

N/A

N/A

Harrington

 Catherine

-- 

?? Dec 1895

Aged 87 yrs.


Buried 2 Jan 1896.

4892

N/A

N/A

Henneberger

Catherine Lucy

20 Jun 1881

26 Aug 1881

Aged 2 mos.

(Stone was moved to new St. Joseph Cemetery)

N1820

N1822

N/A

N/A

Hughes

Patrick

1805

18 Jun 1885

Aged 80 Yrs.


“Born in Annagh P. H. of Tynan. Co. of Armah Ireland”


(Moved to the new cemetery)


(Note:  Newer small stone has different date of death and is in Row 2.)

N1838

N1872



Johnson
Daniel
--
--
Cemetery records indicate he was move to the new cemetery.  No headstone found or location specified.

No headstone found.
 



Junker

 Rose

1880

30 Jan 1900

Aged 19 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1713

N/A

N/A

Keimer

 Catherine

-- 

1 Jan 1898

Aged 27 yrs 

4892

N/A

N/A

Keimer

 Christina

-- 

14 Aug 1893

Aged 62 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1562

N/A

N/A

Keimer

 Ella Jesse

2 Sep 1895*

14 Apr 1896*

(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery) 


*Old cemetery records in dicate a death dare of 10 Apr 1896, Aged 4 months, 22 days.

N1559

N/A

N/A

Keimer

 Thaddeus

1828

3 Mar 1901

Aged 72 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1561

N/A

N/A

Kiefer

 Catherine

-- 

18 Aug 1899

Aged 76 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Kiefer

 Jacob

-- 

1 Jul 1885

Aged 60 yrs.

4892

N/A

N/A

Kramer

 Charles

-- 

?? Feb 1899

Buried 27 Feb 1899.

4892

N/A

N/A

Lancaster

 John

-- 

6 Mar 1883

Aged 22 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

LeBale

 Catharine

 

25 Dec 1883

Aged 67 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

LeMay

 Eva

-- 

19 May 1896

Aged 1 yr. 8 mos.


(Originally interred here and afterward re-interred at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery in 1919)

N1652

N/A

N/A

LeMay

Thomas Edgar

-- 

26 Mar 1897

Aged 1 mo. 28 dys.


(Originally interred here and afterward re-interred at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery in 1919)

N1652

N/A

N/A

Linan

 Michael

-- 

22 Aug 1881

Aged 13 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

Martin

 James

-- 

2 Oct 1880

Aged 51 yrs


.(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1747

N1748

N/A

N/A

Martin

 Mary

1821

25 Aug 1900

Aged 79 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1749

N/A

N/A

McDevitt

 Daniel

-- 

18 Jul 1898

Aged 27 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

McDevitt

 James

--

5 Oct 1889

Aged 49 yrs.


(Note:  This monument is now relocated to New St. Joseph Cemetery, behind the large cross at the south end of the cemetery.)

4899
3699

N/A

N/A

McGowan

Margaret Stella


"Marguerite Elizabeth Stella"

1896

21 Aug 1898

Aged 1 yr. 4 mos.


(Originally interred here and afterward re-interred at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N1595

N/A

N/A

Moratta

Francis Lester

20 May 1896

10 Jan 1897

Son of Michael & Mary Fraesend (O'NEILL) MORATTA., 


Died of pneumonia.


(Originally interred at the Old Saint Josephs Cemetery   marker currently located at this cemetery)

N1554

N/A

N/A

Oswald

 John

-- 

16 Nov 1890

Aged 59 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

Peters

Barbara Rosa Louisa

-- 

26 Mar 1899

Aged 10 weeks.

4892

N/A

N/A

Reinhart

 Francis

-- 

(Jul 1888)

Aged 37 yrs.


Buried 26 Jul 1888.

4892

N/A

N/A

Smith

 Mary Elizabeh

15 Jul 1822

26 Nov 1899

nee FIELDS.  Wife of Mathew MORATTA, 1st, married 19 Apr 1841 in Martin County, Indiana.


Aged 77 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery.  See more complete information there.)

N1552

N/A

N/A

Spencer

 Mary

-- 

31 Jan 1901

Aged 89 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

Stadtler

 Clara

-- 

1 Sep 1897

Aged 78 yrs. 

4892

N/A

N/A

Vollmer

Henry Thaddaus

1886

14 Feb 1895


Aged 8 ½ yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N2343

N/A

N/A

Vollmer

 Mary C

-- 

6 Dec 1901

Aged 38 yrs.


(Marker is at the New Saint Josephs Cemetery)

N2338

N2342

N/A

N/A

Ziliak

Oscar Francis

-- 

4 Sep 1900

Aged 7 weeks. 

4892

N/A

N/A

Ziliak

Viola Mary

-- 

22 Apr 1902

Age 1 day.

4892

N/A

N/A

Sections and Rows.
No longer applies. 

Inscription on Memorial monument reads:  "This is the site of the first St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.  Dedicated in 1879.  Last burial in 1902.
"To honor the memory of those buried here, many of whom are known only to God.  May they rest in peace."
3700   (NOW AT THE NEW ST. JOSEPH CEMETERY.)
3699 (AFTER REMOVAL TO NEW ST. JOSEPH CEMETERY.)

 

4891 All remaining stones have been reset, at east side of cemetery. (NOW AT THE NEW ST. JOSEPH CEMETERY.)
4904  View of remaing stone from driveway.  (BEFORE REMOVAL TO NEW ST. JOSEPH CEMETERY.)