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Union Cemetery

(Also known as Baptist Cemetery or Colored Cemetery)

Patoka Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.3586 N;  Longitude, -87.5200 W
Congressional Location:SW-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 10; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located about 1.5 miles east of Princeton.  Approximately 250 from an entrance off the southeast side of Lake Road, just east of the entrance to Camp Carson.

Last updated 25 Jul 2016

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves and was created by Georgia McEllhiney, 19 May 2001.  Minor updates were made based on headstone photographs, 15 Oct 2010,  by Daniel L Elliott.  Many updates of names and dates made in July 2016. 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 and Inscriptions

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Row

Acoff

Elizabeth "Bettie"

5 Apr 1890

28 Feb 1932

nee NOE.  Wife of Frank ACOFF. 


Daughter of Abner & Alice (YOUNG) NOE.


(Note.  Information from obituary). 


(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Acuff

Maude S

4 Aug 1891

4 Jun 1917

nee SIMON.  Wife of Arthur ACUFF.  Daughter of Arthur & Lucy (CLAY) SIMON.


Buried here:  6 Jun 1917.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 4 Jun 1917. aged 25 years, 10 months).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Adams

Anna M

9 Oct 1871

28 Nov 1921 

nee WILSON.  Wife of James Porter ADAMS, married  16 Jun 1898. 


Daughter of Isaac & ? (HEAD) WILSON. 


Buried here:  30 Nov 1921.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 28 Nov 1921. aged 50 years, 1 month, 19 days). 


Note:  James Porter ADAMS is buried at Sand Hill Cemetery.


No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Adams

Dorthy V

28 May 1912

23 Apr 1919

 --

4943

N/A

4

Adams

Johnie or Johnnie

8 Aug 1893

28 Nov 1941 

nee RENO.  Wife of James Porter ADAMS.


Daughter of Oliver & Emma (ELLIOTT) RENO. 


Note: Death Certificate reports she was buried here on 1 Dec 1941.


Note:  James Porter ADAMS is buried at Sand Hill Cemetery.


No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Adams

Raymond Kenneth

-- 

11 Jan 1936

Indiana, Private, 803rd. Pioneer Infantry

4977

N/A

10

Allen

James B

1872

14 Sep 1925

Husband of Ella ALLEN.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 14 Sep 1925. aged 52 years)

4946

N/A

5

Anderson

Ernest

 2 Jul 1909

12 Dec 1918 

Son of George & Lizzie (NEALY) ANDERSON.


Buried here:  14 Dec 1918.


(No stone) 


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 12 Dec 1918. aged 9 years, 5 months, 7 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Avery

Manny

2 May 1861

5 Sep 1916

nee HOPKINS.  Wife of Stewart F AVERY.


Daughter of John & Katherine (WILKINSON) AVERY.


Buried here:  7 Sep 1916

Information from Death Certificate.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Bell

Louise

Sep 1853

25 Oct 1928

nee POINTER.  Wife of Reuben BELL. 


Daughter of Giles POINTER.


Buried here:  28 Oct 1928.


(Note.  Information from Death Certificate.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Bell

Mariah

22 Sep 1866

14 Oct 1918 

Daughter of Reuben & Louisa (POINTER) BELL.


Buried here:  16 Oct 1918.


(No stone)


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 14 Oct 1918. aged 52 years, 22 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Berry

John

 1 Mar 1875

27 Aug 1922 

Husband of Lavina BERRY.


Son of John & America (HEAD) BERRY.


Buried here:  28 Aug 1922.


(No stone)


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 27 Aug 1922. aged 48 years, 5 months, 26 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Berry

Ora

abt 1884

 18 Mar 1925

Husband of Hester BERRY. 


Son of John & America (HEAD) BERRY. 


Buried here:  22 Mar 1925. 


Note:  Cause of death; "accidental by cyclone."


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 18 Mar 1925. aged 41 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Buckner

Nettie

 --

2 Feb 1925

(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 2 Feb 1925)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Bush

Nanus or Nannis

19 Aug 1883

18 Jan 1919

nee COLLINS.  Wife of Rev. William BUSH. 


Daughter of Tobe & Nettie (BUCKNER) COLLINS. 


Buried here:  20 Jun 1919.


(No stone)


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 18 Jan 1919. aged 33 years, 4 months, 28 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Butler

William

 25 Dec 1844

8 Apr 1909 

Husband of Sarah BUTLER. 


Son of David & Harriett BUTLER. 


Buried here:  12 Apr 1909.


Aged 79 yrs. 3 mos. 13 dys.


Company "B", 54th. Massachusetts Infantry.




(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 8 Apr 1909)

4908

N/A

1

Campbell

James H

 --

6 Jul 1920 

(No stone). (Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 6 Jul 1920. aged 66 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Carter

Samuel

 --

 25 Oct 1918

(No stone)


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 25 Oct 1918). (Died at Camp Dodge)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Clay

Alice

abt 1858

28 Oct 1920

nee REED.  Wife of Jacob CLAY. 


Married 27 Mar 1898.


Daughter of Jospeh REED. 


Buried here: 31 Oct 1920.


(No stone)


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 28 Oct 1920, aged 62 years).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Clay

Harriet E

 --

--

nee DICKSON.  Wife of Henry CLAY. 


Married 22 Jan 1896.

4981

N/A

10

Clay

Henry

4 Apr 1846

4 Apr 1903

Husband of Harriet E (DICKSON) CLAY. 


Married 22 Jan 1896


Son of Jacob FELLOWS & Polly SCOTT. 


Buried here:  6 Apr 1903.


Aged 63 Yrs.

4981

N/A

10

Clay

?

 --

 --

 (Only base of stone remains.)

4950

N/A

5

Davis

George P

?

WW I.

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

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Dean

Ida

15 Oct 1878

21 Dec 1925 

nee CLAY.  Wife of James DEAN. 


Married:  25 Jun 1898 in Spencer County, Indiana.


Daughter of Henry & Anna CLAY.


Buried here: 24 Dec 1925.


(No stone)


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 21 Dec 1925. aged 47 years, 2 months, 6 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Diggs

George Edward

 --

11 Mar 1884

 Aged 17 Y.. 4 M. 3 D.

4925

N/A

2

Diggs

Gertie

 --

19 Jan 1890

Daughter of A & A DIGGS.

Aged 2 mos.

4948

N/A

5

Douglas

Jennie

abt 1847

12 Jan 1924 

Wife of John DOUGLAS.


Buried here:  14 Jan 1924.


(Note.  Obituary information gives birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 12 Jan 1924)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Douglas

John

5 Mar  1846

1 Feb 1925 

Husband of Jennie DOUGLAS.


Buried here:  3 Feb 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 1 Feb 1925. aged 78 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Egeton

(Unknown)

-- 

--

Marker for family plot

4994

4995

N/A

12

F

E

 --

 --

Corner marker lying next to unknown CLAY

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Fisher


alias


"May"

Benjamin D

1 Mar 1838

17 Mar 1924

Husband of Laura Ann (GREEN) FISHER, married 9 Apr 1868 in Spencer County, Indiana; Macy (HEAD)  BARNHILL FISHER, married 22 Oct 1885; and second husband of Susan (LYLES) LAWRENCE FISHER, married 22 Nov 1903. 


Son of Henry & Clare "Clary" (BLUEFORD) FISHER.


Buried here:  19 Mar 1924.


Sergeant, Company "D", 100th. U. S. Colored Infantry. 


Enlisted on 17 May 1864 at Owensboro, Kentucky.



Note:  In US Civil War Pension Files he is also known by "alias" Benjamin May!  Widow:  "Fisher, Susan"  He filed for "Invalid" Class on 3 Mar 1887. Widow filed on 16 Apr 1934.

911

N/A

1

Fisher

Laura Ann G

--

7 Mar 1884

nee GREEN.  Wife of Benjamin D "Ben" FISHER. 


Married 9 Apr 1868 in Spencer County, Indiana.


Aged 38 yrs. 11 mos. 16 dys.

4909

N/A

1

Fisher

Macy

25 Feb 1861

30 Mar 1902

nee HEAD.  Wife of Benjamin D "Ben" FISHER. 


Married:  22 Oct 1885. 


Daughter of Jack & Hester B (HILL) HEAD.


Buried 1 Apr 1902 at "Princeton."  (Not known if she was actually buried here.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

1

Frye

Mable

2 May 1898

3 Mar 1918 

Daughter of Thomas & Allie B (LEWIS) FRYE. 


Buried here:  5 Mar 1918


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 3 Mar 1918. aged 19 years, 9 months, 1 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Goffner

Emanuel

abt 1835

?

Husband of Lucy A (CUNNINGHAM) GOFFNER.

Co. C, 118 US Colored Infantry. 
Invalid claim filed 1 Dec 1892.
Smith, Allen (alias)


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

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Goffner

Lucy A

6 May 1840

11 Mar 1917

nee CUNNINGHAM.  Wife of Emanuel GOFFNER.

Daughter of Issam CUNNINGHAM. 

Buried here: 13 Mar 1917.

All information from Death Certificate.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Gray

Angeline

29 Apr 1872

5 Jan 1930

nee KEY.  Wife of Jeremiah "Jerry "GRAY.  


Married:  25 Nov 1895.


Daughter of Otlaway & Rose KEY.


Buried here:  8 Jan 1930.


Information from Death Certificate.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Gray

Jeremiah "Jerry"

abt 1863

 22 Jun 1923

Husband of Angeline (KEY) GRAY. 


Married:  25 Nov 1895.


Son of Tom GRAY.


Buried here:  24 Jun 1923.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 22 Jun 1923. aged 60 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Green

Delila

4 Jun 1833

 30 Jul 1917

nee DRURY.  Wife of Henry GREEN. 


Daughter of Peter & Martha (FELLOWS) DRURY.


Buried here:  1 Aug 1917.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 30 Jul 1917. aged 82 years, 26 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Green

Henry

4 Oct 1822

20 Jan 1925

Husband of Delila (DRURY) GREEN.  


Son of Gabe & Violet GREEN.


Buried here:  22 Jan 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 12 Jan 1925. aged 102 years, 3 months, 15 days.  Dates in obituary do not agree with death certificate.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Grider

Richard

 23 Oct 1866

17 Dec 1923 

Husband of Harriet GRIDER.


Son of Edward & Millie (WIELEY) GRIDER). 


Buried here:  19 Dec 1923.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 17 Dec 1923. aged 37 years, 1 month, 24 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hadley

Mary

 25 Dec 1858

12 Mar 1918 

Buried here:  24 Mar 1918.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 12 Mar 1918. aged 60 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hancock

Martha

9 Oct 1889

14 Jun 1922

nee POTTS.  Wife of Thomas HANCOCK. 


Daughter of Ben & Cherry (HAMBY) POTTS. 


Buried here:  16 Jun 1922.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 14 Jun 1922. aged 42 years, 8 months, 5 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hanford

Elijah

abt 1860

12 Dec 1916

Husband of Millie (SMITH) HANFORD.


Parents names not given.


Buried here:  14 Dec 1916

"Wife" 


Note:  All information from Death Certificate.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hanford

Eva

3 Jul 1877

27 Jul 1942

nee PINKSTON.  Wife of Rutherford "Ruby" HANFORD. 


Daughter of Emanuel & Moranad (ALLEN) PINKSTON.


Buried here:  30 Jul 1942.


"Wife" 


Note:  Husband is buried at Sand HIll Cemetery in a unmarked grave.

4975

N/A

9

Hart

Radie

31 Apr 1885

7 Aug 1901

Daughter of John O & Fannie (BARNHILL) HART.


Aged 16 yrs. 3 mos. 5 dys. 


Buried here:  9 Aug 1901.


(Note:  Incorrect date on stone   based on age, the birth date should be 2 May 1885)

4934

N/A

3

Head

Susan

15 Mar 1825

9 Mar 1916

Wife of Robert HEAD. 


Buried here:  12 Mar 1916.


(Note.  Information from obituary and Death Certificate). 


(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hopkins

Catharine or Katharine

 --

26 Jun 1921 

nee WILKINSON.  Wife of John HOPKINS.


(Same stone as John and Mathew HOPKINS).


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 26 Jun 1921. aged 107 years, 7 months, 16 days)

4914

N/A

1

Hopkins

Charles

 --

5 Nov 1928 

Husband of Mary HOPKINS.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 5 Nov 1928).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hopkins

Isaac

abt 1845

25 Apr 1925 

Buried here:  27 Apr 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 25 Apr 1925. aged 80 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Hopkins

John

 --

28 Feb 1888

Husband of Katherine (WILKINSON) HOPKINS.


Aged 77 Y. 6 M. 7 D.


(Same stone as Catharine and Mathew HOPKINS)

4915

N/A

1

Hopkins

Laura Mae

1899

5 Apr 1921

(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 5 Apr 1921. aged 21 years, 5 months)

5001

N/A

14

Hopkins

Margaret "Maggie"

17 Apr 1855

12 Mar 1916

nee MARSHALL.  Wife of William HOPKINS. 


Buried here:  14 Mar 1916.


(Same stone as Maggie (HOPKINS) MITCHELL).


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 12 Mar 1916. aged 61 years)

4913

N/A

1

Hopkins

Mathew

 --

10 Oct 1884

Aged 15 Y. 4 M. 5 D.


(Same stone as John & Katharine (WILKINSON) HOPKINS.

4916

N/A

1

Howard

Alexander H

1 May 1844

11 May 1917

Husband of Rachael A (ROBERTS) HOWARD.


Buried here:  14 May 1917.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 10 May 1917)

4931

4929

N/A

3

Howard

Rachael A

13 Apr 1847

"13 Apr 1853"

21 Mar 1944

nee ROBERTS.  Wife of Alexander HOWARD. 


Daughter of Charles & Betty (CLAY) ROBERTS. 


Buried here:  25 Mar 1944.

4933

4929

N/A

3

Jackson

John A "Black Hawk"

abt 1844

5 Mar 1920 

Husband of Harriet (LAYTON) JACKSON. 


Buried here:  6 Mar 1920.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 5 Mar 1920. aged 76 years.  Death Certificate incorrectly list "1820.")


(Click here to view a brief biography and obituaries.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Jennings

Lafayette

 abt 1841

31 Mar 1927 

Buried here:  3 Apr 1927.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 31 Mar 1927. aged 86 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Johnson

Missouri

 abt 1840

 4 May 1925

Wife of William JOHNSON. 


Buried here:  6 May 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Tennessee, and date of death as 4 May 1925. aged 85 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Johnson

William

 --

1 Mar 1923 

Husband of Missouri JOHNSON.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 1 Mar 1923. aged 64 years, 7 months, 19 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Joiner

Lillian Marie

15 Jul 1923

30 Mar 1926

Daughter of Roy & Katherine (CARY) JOINER. 


Buried here: 1 Apr 1926.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 30 Mar 1926. aged 2 years, 8 months, 15 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Jones

Frank

15 Jun 1886

3 Mar 1910

Husband of Lily Beatrice JONES. 


Son of Frank & Hannah (CLAY) JONES. 


Buried here:  5 Mar 1910.

4997

N/A

13

Jones

Lily Beatrice

1 Apr 1889

-- 

Wife of Frank JONES

4997

N/A

13

Jones

Peter

-- 

 --

Company "D", 180th. U. S. Colored Infantry

4992

N/A

11

Kendle

Harvey

-- 

14 Jun 1881

Son of H L & E E KENDLE.

Aged 11 M. 17 D.

4973

N/A

8

Kendle

Hiram L

-- 

11 Sep 1880

Aged 27 Y. 8 M. 19 D.

4972

N/A

8

Laffoon

Lettie

 --

19 Feb 1891

Aged 21 YíS. 2 MíS. 9 D..


(Same stone as Charley E. WHITE)

4956

N/A

6

Lafforty

Nancy

abt 1840

 2 Aug 1923

Buried here:  6 Aug 1923.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Illinois, and date of death as 2 Aug 1923. aged 83 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Langford

Anna B

1878

4 Dec 1918

Wife of W H LANGFORD.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 4 Dec 1918. aged 40 years, 3 months)

4927

N/A

2

Lawrence

John

 --

 9 Feb 1923

(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 9 Feb 1923. aged 54 years, 6 months, 9 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Lawrence

William

abt 1863

 27 Oct 1920

Buried here:  28 Oct 1920.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 27 Oct 1920. aged 57 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Lewis

William

14 Feb 1837

25 Mar 1920

Corporal, Company "G", 28th U. S. Colored Infantry.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 25 Nov 1920. aged 82 years, 9 months, 12 days)

4988

N/A

10

Marshall

Charles

14 Mar 1874

 23 Apr 1925

Husband of Minnie MARSHALL. 


Buried here:  26 Apr 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 23 Apr 1925. aged 51 years, 1 month, 9 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Millett

Anna

16 Aug 1864

28 Aug 1926 

Daughter of  Sarah MILLETT. 


Buried here: 31 Aug 1926.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 28 Aug 1926. aged 72 years, 13 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Millett

Clara

30 Sep 1887

5 Oct 1924

Daughter of Beauregard & Oma (BELLE) MILLETT. 


Buried here:  7 Oct 1924.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 5 Oct 1924. aged 37 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Mitchell

Maggie

2 Jan 1887

6 Feb 1915

nee HOPKINS.  Wife of Sylvester MITCHELL. 


Married:  22 May 1907.


Daughter of William & Margaret "Maggie" (MARSHALL) HOPKINS.


(Same stone as Margaret (MARSHALL) HOPKINS).


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 6 Feb 1915. aged 28 years)

4913

N/A

1

Oates

Jessie

 --

15 Jul 1888

Aged 11 mos. & 12 dys.

4985

N/A

10

Oates

Melvina

 --

27 Mar 1888

Aged 20 yrs. 4 mos.

4983

N/A

10

Pain

George A

 --

12 Jan 1925 

Aged 49 Ys. 4 Ms. 15 Ds.


"Supreme Royal Circle of Friends of the World Circle Davis #1922".


(Note:  Mortuary records give name as George A. PAIN and age as 46 years.)

4917

N/A

1

Pamplin

Melissa

 --

28 Jul 1918

Wife of Henry PAMPLIN.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 28 Jul 1918. aged 42 years).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Paxton

Estella "Stella"

15 Oct 1869

10 Apr 1916

nee HOWARD.  Wife of James PAXTON. 


Married:  13 Apr 1883.


Daughter of Alexander & Min. (ROBERTS) HOWARD. 


Buried here: 12 Apr 1916.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 10 Apr 1916)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Paxton

James

22 Mar 1856

23 Jan 1939

Husband of Estella "Stella" (HOWARD) PAXTON. 


Married:  13 Apr 1883.


Son of John PAXTON.


Buried here: 15 Jan 1939.


(Note.  Information from Death Certificiate.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Pettiford

George

1 Mar 1863

3 May 1919 

Husband of Emma (WATSON) PETTIFORD. 


Married:  10 Oct 1889.


Buried here:  6 May 1919.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 3 May 1919, aged 45 years).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Pettiford

George Harold

13 May 1893

20 Aug 1928

Husband of Lillian Lee (BELL) PETTIFORD.


Son of George & Emma PETTIFORD.


Buried here: 23 Aug 1928.


Indiana, Bugler, 317th Service Battalion.

(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 21 Aug 1928. aged 32 years, 3 months, 7 days)

4924

N/A

2

Pettiford

Harold

4 Feb 1925

4 Feb 1925

Stillborn son of George Harold & Lillian Lee (BELL) PETTIFORD.


Buried:  4 Feb 1916.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Pettiford

Infant

11 Sep 1916

11 Sep 1916

Stillborn son of Frank & Alice A (CUFFER) PETTIFORD.


Buried here:  11 Sep 1916.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Pointer

Richard

 1 Mar 1853

12 Jan 1941

Husband of Minnie POINTER. 


Buried here:  14 Jan 1941.

4970

N/A

8

Potts

Benjamin "Ben"

1845

26 Oct 1887

First husband of Cherry (KIRKWOOD) POTTS TUCKER.


Aged 42 yrs.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 20 Oct 1887)

4935

N/A

3

Potts

Gether

6 May 1893

12 Jan 1909

Son of Thomas McDONALD & Martha POTTS.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 12 Jan 1909. aged 15 years)

4939

N/A

4

Potts

John M

28 Mar 1878

8 May 1909

Husband of Helen (DAVIS) POTTS. 


Son of Benjamin & Cherry (HEAD) POTTS. 


Buried here:  10 May 1909.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 8 May 1909. aged 31 years)

4941

N/A

4

Potts

Walter B

3 Sep 1903

7 Jan 1909

Son of John M & Helen (DAVIS) POTTS. 


Buried here:  9 Jan 1909.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 7 Jan 1909. aged 5 years)

4940

N/A

4

Riven

John T

 --

 --

Sergeant, Company "A", 14th. U. S. Colored Infantry.

4964

N/A

7

Scott

Caroline

22 Jan 1841

5 Oct 1920

Wife of George SCOTT.


Buried here:  7 Oct 1920.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 5 Oct 1920. aged 79 years, 8 months, 13 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Scott

Sarah D "Sis"

3 Dec 1878

5 Jan 1919

Wife of Lee SCOTT. 


Daughter of A D & Lucy FIELDS.


Buried here:  7 Jan 1919.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 5 Jan 1919. aged 39 years, 2 months, 2 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Sharpe

Mary Agnes

17 Feb 1866

7 Jun 1926

nee CHAPELLE.  Wife of George SHARP. 


Buried here:  9 Jun 1926.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 7 Jun 1926. aged 60 years, 3 months, 20 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Sharpe

George

3 Mar 1852

31 Jul 1917

Husband of Mary Agnes (CHAPELLE) SHARPE. 


Son of John & Ann SHARPE. 


Buried here:  2 Aug 1917.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 30 Jul 1917. aged 65 years, 4 months, 27 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Simonds

Benjamin "Ben"

abt 1871

28 Apr 1918 

Husband of Lucy (CLAY) SIMONDS. 


Married:  4 Feb 1894. 


Son of Charles & Jennie (DAY) SIMONDS.


Buried:  29 Apr 1918


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 28 Apr 1918. aged 47 years

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Smith

Elizabeth "Lizzie"

 --

15 Jun 1922

Wife of G W SMITH.


(Note.  Obituary information gives name as Elizabeth SMITH, aged 70 years).

4938

N/A

4

Smith

Mary C

6 Dec 1877

 23 May 1925

nee GREEN.


Married:  28 Jul 1894.


Daughter of Harry & Delila (JURY) GREEN. 


Buried here:  25 May 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 23 May 1925. aged 48 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Starling

William

 --

--

Company "B", 118th. U. S. Colored Infantry

4912

N/A

1

Stewart

Robert

abt 1839

27 Feb 1920

Husband of Lucy STEWART.


Buried here:  29 Feb 1920.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 27 Feb 1920. aged 81 years)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Tucker

Cherry

abt 1844

18 Aug 1929

nee KIRKWOOD.  Wife of Benjamin "Ben" POTTS, 1st; and Joseph  "Joe" TUCKER, 2nd, married 27 Sep 1913. 


Daughter of Jack & Cinthy (SISS) KIRKWOOD or HEAD? 


Buried:  20 Aug 1929.


(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Tucker

Cyrus

 Mar 1846

15 Apr 1915

Husband of Mariah TUCKER.  Son of Phillip & Clara (FLAGG) TUCKER.


Company "I", 118th. U. S. Colored Infantry.

 


Buried here:  17 Apr 1915.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 15 Apr 1915. aged 69 years)

4990

N/A

10

Tucker

Joseph "Joe"

abt 1854

13 Mar 1923 

Second husband of Cherry (KIRKWOOD) POTTS TUCKER. 


Married 27 Sep 1913. 


Son of Joseph TUCKER.  


Buried here: 15 May 1923.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Kentucky, and date of death as 13 Mar 1923. aged 76 years)

4936

N/A

3

Tucker

Mariah

1862

21 Mar 1932

nee MARODDY.  Wife of Cyrus "Silas" TUCKER.  


Buried here:  23 Mar 1932.


"Mother of 7 children buried on this lot"

4969

N/A

6

Turner

John Henry

15 Apr 1860

9 Dec 1926

 Husband of Ella M TURNER. 


Son of Jno. TURNER. 


Buried here:  11 Dec 1926. 


Cause of death:

"Accidental -- due to (Francisco) mine explosion."

4999

N/A

13

Tyler

John Ray

6 Feb 1884

9 Jul 1925 

Second husband of Alice Carloda (CRISS) HINTON. 


Married:  11 Feb 1918.


Son of Plato & Mary [GREER] TYLER.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Indiana, and date of death as 9 Jul 1925)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Tyler

Lincoln

15 Jul 1869

 27 Jun 1925

Son of Plato & Mary (GREER) TYLER


Buried here:  29 Jun 1925.


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Indiana, and date of death as 27 Jun 1925. aged 55 years, 11 months)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Tyler

Mary Eliza

23 Mar 1849

8 Jun 1924 

nee GREER.  Wife of Plato TYLER.  Buried here:  10 Jun 1924


(Note.  Obituary information gives place of birth as Alabama, and date of death as 18 Jun 1924. aged 75 years, 2 months, 15 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Walden

John Calvin

20 Feb 1927

18 Feb 1928 

Son of Clifford & Eva (THOMAS) WALDEN. 


Buried here:  19 Feb 1928.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 18 Feb 1928. aged 11 months, 27 days)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Walker

Doc

"Dock"

4 Apr 1860

"1863"

8 Jan 1919

Husband of Effie WALKER.


Son of Beb & Mary (BEARD) WALKER.


Buried here:  10 Jan 1917.


(Note.  Obituary information gives name as "Dack" and date of death as 9 Jan 1919. aged 58 years, 9 months, 5 days)

4967

N/A

8

Walker

Henry

abt 1822

 18 Sep 1914

Husband of Mary E (GLASGOW) WALKER. 


Buried here:  19 Sep 1914.


Company "I", 55th. Massachusetts Infantry.

(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 18 Sep 1914. aged 92 years)

4920

N/A

1

Walker

Mary  E

2 Mar 1842

29 Jan 1915

nee GLASGOW.  Wife of Henry WALKER. 


Daughter of Tounse GLASGOW. 


Buried here:  30 Jan 1915. 


Note:  Information from Death Certificate.

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

1

Whitaker

Leannah "Nanny"

 7 Nov 1860

 18 May 1918

nee McDONALD.  Wife of Thaddius W "Thad" WHITAKER. 


Daughter of James & Ann McDONALD.  Buried here; 21 May 1918.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 11 May 1918. aged 58 years, 7 months, 11 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Whitaker

Thadius W

12 Jul 1857

11 Jan 1920 

Husband of Leannah "Nanny" (McDONALD) WHITAKER.


Buried here:  13 Jan 1920.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 11 Jan 1920. aged 62 years, 5 months).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

White

Charley E

 --

21 Jul 1890

Son of H C & M A WHITE.


Aged 10 YíS. 9 MíS. 16 DíS.


(Same stone as Lettie LAFFOON)

4958

N/A

6

Whitty

John

26 Mar 1848

15 Sep 1928

Husband of Nancy Anna "Nannie" (HAMILTON) WHITTY. 


Married:  8 Dec 1880.


Buried here:  19 Sep 1928.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 16 Sep 1928, aged 80 years, 5 months, 20 days).

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Whitty

Nancy Anna "Nannie"

17 Dec 1861

26 Aug 1943

nee HAMILTON.  Wife of John WHITTY.


Married:  8 Dec 1880. 


Daughter of Talbert & Matilda (SIMPSON) HAMILTON.


Buried here:  28 Aug 1943.


(Note.  Information from Death Certificate and marriage records.)

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

William

Fronia

 --

14 Nov 1884

Wife of Walter WILLIAM.


Aged 20 yrs. 2 mos. 24 dys.


(Note:  Stone is now very difficult to read.)

4923

N/A

2

Williams

Ephriam

?

Civil War.

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

No headstone found or identified, 15 Oct 2010.

N/A

?

Williams

Henry

abt 1840

 4 May 1913

Husband of Elizabeth WILLIAMS. 


Buried here:  6 May 1913.


Company "B", 6th. U. S. Colored Heavy Artillery.


(Note.  Obituary information gives date of death as 4 May 1913, aged 73 years)

4965

N/A

7

Williams

Winona Estella

5 Apr 1896

25 Oct 1906

Daughter of H C & Nettie (JOHNSON) WILLIAMS. 


Buried here:  28 Oct 1906.

4960

N/A

6

Woodruff

Ella "Ellie"

20 Oct 1880

9 May 1904

Daughter of John J & Anna (JENNING) WOODRUFF. 


Buried here:  11 May 1904.

4971

N/A

8

?

?

?

?

(Only base for monument.)

4926

N/A

2

?

?

 --

188?

Aged ? yrs. 11 mos.

(Only fragments of stone.)

4942

N/A

4

?

?

?

?

(Broken pieces of stone.)

4949

N/A

5

?

Quincy

11 Oct ????

-- 

Aged 4 days

(Note:  Stone has been further damaged; given name now missing.)

4947

N/A

5

?

?

?

?

(Smooth stone; no markings.)

4959

N/A

6

?

?

?

?

(Headstone and footstone; both broken.)

4952

N/A

6

?

?

?

?

(Base with part of childís marker; probably from different burials.)

4954

N/A

6

?

?

?

?

(Small marker, broken at ground level.)

4955

N/A

6

?

?

?

?

(Large grave depression; no marker.)

4963

N/A

7

?

?

?

?

(Broken pieces of stone.)

4986

N/A

10

?

?

?

?

(Only base for monument.)

4979

N/A

10

?

?

?

?

(Only base for monument; next to Frank & Lilly Beatrice JONES.)

4998

N/A

13

Sections and Rows.
All one section.  Rows were numbered beginning on the west side of the cemetery, but are very irregular.
 

4905  View of the north portion of the cemetery.
4906  View of the south portion of the cemetery.
4907  First row on west side of cemetery.
5002  Looking west from the northeast corner of the cemetery.