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Turpin Cemetery

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3915 N;  Longitude, -87.5519 W
Congressional Location:NW-1/4, SEC. 32; TOWNSHIP 1S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

2 miles north of Princeton.  Located about 10 feet from the north side of a private lane, about 100 feet west of Old Petersburg Road, just west of the Patoka River at Severn's Crossing.

Last updated 29 Jul 2011

The following shows all known graves.  Photographs, 13 Apr 2011,  by Daniel L Elliott.  Located with the assistance of the property owner, Ron Maikranz.   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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Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

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abt 1823

9 Sep 1874

Husband of Elisabeth (LEATHERS) TURPIN.  Married 21 May 1845.  Son of William Robert & Anna (SLAVEN) TRUPIN.

Pvt., Co. A, 58th Reg. Indiana Infantry.  Enlisted on 8 Sep 1862 (Resident of West Buena Vista, Indiana.)  Mustered out on 4 Jun 1865.

(Note:  This burial is identified in the 1939 WPA Cemetery Record of Deceased Veterans.  It is the only burial reported here.  No monument can now be found.)




Sections and Rows.
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Background information:
The Leathers Cemetery is located a few hundred feet from this location.  The Leathers family once owned the land where both cemeteries are located.