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Walnut Hill Cemetery

(Also known as Genung Cemetery)

Union Township

Gibson County, Indiana 
Coordinates: Latitude, 38.2700; Longitude, -87.5748
Congressional Location: SW-1/4; NW-1/4; SECTION 7; TOWNSHIP 3S; RANGE 10W
Common Directions:

Located on the east side of County Road 50W, about 0.2 mile north of the intersection with County Road 600S; about 1.25 miles north of Fort Branch.

Last updated    03 Apr 2017

The following list is an attempt to show all known graves using photographs, and other sources. Additions and corrections are appreciated.  There may be other graves which are unknown due to missing markers.   If you have knowledge of any other graves which may not be shown below, please drop us an e-mail and let us know.   email016.gif (1209 bytes)

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes and Inscriptions

Photo#              Photo

Lot #

Sec - Row

Anderson

Ann

3 Dec 1827

(1831)

23 Apr 1921

nee PATTERSON.  Wife of Robert ANDERSON. 

Married 15 Feb 1855. 

Buried 24 Apr 1921.

4644

4643

180

N-37

Anderson

Catherine A

15 Feb 1850

21 Sep 1914

nee SMITH.  Wife of Samuel ANDERSON. 

Married 16 Jan 1873. 

Daughter of Alexander & Agnes (DAVIS) SMITH.

Buried:  23 Sep 1914.

4668

4671

177

N-38

Anderson

Ethel B

15 Nov 1886

27 Sep 1894

Daughter of Samuel & Catherine A (SMITH) ANDERSON.

4669

177

N-38

Anderson

Eunice B

26 Feb 1895

30 Mar 1897

Daughter of Samuel & Catherine A (SMITH) ANDERSON.

4670

177

N-38

Anderson

James L

3 Jul 1885

4 Jul 1970

Husband of Vada (FRENCH) ANDERSON. 

Married 9 Dec 1915. 

Son of Samuel & Catherine A (SMITH) ANDERSON.

5605

5602

816

S-12

Anderson

Margaret Ann

28 Apr 1879

30 Mar 1938

Daughter of Samuel & Catherine Ann (SMITH)  ANDERSON.

5571

5602

815

S-11

Anderson

Robert

1818

1895

Husband of Ann (PATTERSON) ANDERSON. 

Married 15 Feb 1855. 

Buried 16 Aug 1895

4645

4643

4646

180

N-37

Anderson

Robert Paul

3 Aug 1916

27 Feb 1963

Son of James L & Vada (FRENCH) ANDERSON.

5603

5602

816

S-12

Anderson

Samuel

12 Dec 1842

5 Nov 1915

Husband of Catherine A (SMITH) ANDERSON. 

Married 16 Jan 1873. 

Son of William & Mary (CATHER) ANDERSON.

Buried 7 Nov 1917.

4667

4671

177

N-38

Anderson

Vada

11 Dec 1887

12 Sep 1970

nee FRENCH.  Wife of James L ANDERSON. 

Married 9 Dec 1915. 

Daughter of Philip B & Anna (HICKROD) FRENCH.

5604

5602

816

S-12

Anderson

William  "Bill"

24 Jun 1877

18 Mar 1962

Son of Samuel & Catherine Ann (SMITH)  ANDERSON. 


Buried 21 Mar 1962.

5572

5602

815

S-11

Angle

Alvis Rex "Bunk"

22 Dec 1932

18 Feb 2013

Husband of Sandra R (GRAHAM) ANGLE. 

Son of Alvis R  & Sadie (DILL) ANGLE, Sr. 

Our Children:  Vickie, Joe, Kevin, Shawn. 

Sgt. US Army, Korea.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1052

1053

1054

?

SA-22

Angle

Sandra K

19 Feb 1948

--

Wife of Alvis R "Bunk" ANGLE.

Our Children:  Vickie, Joe, Kevin, Shawn. 

1052

1053

?

SA-22

Angle

Shawn Jacob

7 Mar 1978

--

Son of Alvis R "Bunk" & Sandra K ANGLE.

7080

?

SA-22

Ankney

Randall W

21 Dec 1921

2 Feb 2008

Husband of Madge M ANKEY. 


Son of Dan & Myrtle ANKNEY. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

7443

?

SA-50

Annis

Candis V

2 Feb 1906

12 Apr 1996

Wife of Norman ANNIS.

5647

839

S-14

Annis

Harold Floyd

3 Oct 1928

20 Nov 1928

Son of Norman & Candis ANNIS.

5646

5644

839

S-14

Annis

Norman

14 Jan 1904

7 May 1966

Husband of Candis V ANNIS.

5647

839

S-14

Annis

Norman Lloyd

6 Apr 1926

15 Dec 1928

Son of Norman & Candis ANNIS.

5645

5644

839

S-14

Arburn

Agnes Luella

29 May 1911

14 Dec 2002

Sister of Marguerite E SHANNON.

4315

?

N-22

Arburn

Angeline

13 Mar 1823

15 Jul 1900

nee HENSON.  Wife of John ARBURN. 


Married 13 Jul 1841.

6577

454

S-53

Arburn

Catherine O “Kate”

1852

1885

nee BEARD.  First wife of John M ARBURN.  

Married 28 Dec 1871. 

Buried 3 Sep 1885

6612

453

S-54

Arburn

David F

14 Feb 1850

4 Aug 1909

Husband of Winnie WOOD ARBURN. 

Married in Vanderbugh Co., Indiana.

Son of John & Angeline (HENSON) ARBURN.

6578

454

S-53

Arburn

Frances M

12 Jan 1879

1 Jun 1972

nee MAURER.  Wife of  J Frank ARBURN. 


Married 25 Oct 1898. 

4102

4103

736

N-12

Arburn

J Frank

1873

1946

Husband of Frances M (MAURER) ARBURN. 

Married 25 Oct 1898.

Buried 27 Apr 1946.

4102

4104

736

N-12

Arburn

Joel H

20 Feb 1852

19 Sep 1883

Son of John & Angeline (HENSON) ARBURN.

6580

454

S-53

Arburn

John

12 Mar 1822

20 May 1883

Husband of Angeline (HENSON) ARBURN.  Married 13 Jul 1841.

6577

454

S-53

Arburn

John M

1849

31 Jan 1918

Husband of Catherine O “Kate” (BEARD) ARBURN, 1st, married 28 Dec 1871. and Mattie E ARBURN, 2nd, married 8 Sep 1886.

6611

453

S-54

Arburn

Mattie E

1851

1937

nee HAMILTON.  Second wife of John M ARBURN. 


Married 8 Sep 1886.

6610

453

S-54

Arburn

Winnie

abt Apr 1853

Mar 1931

Wife of  ? WOOD, 1st; and David F ARBURN, 2nd,married in Vanderbugh Co., Indiana.

Buried 15 Mar 1931.

No headstone found

454

S-53

Armstrong

Clark Bancroft

1859

1931

Second husband of Lottie (HOAR) BOREN ARMSTRONG. 


Buried 15 Apr 1931.

6321

6320

541

S-42

Armstrong

James Richardson

19 Jun 1916

9 Sep 2008

Husband of Stella Fay ARMSTRONG. 

Son of Harvey & Florence ARMSTRONG.

Sgt., US Army, WW II
.

5348

985

S-1

Armstrong

Lottie Boren

1861

1932

nee HOAR. Wife of James W BOREN, 1st, married 5 Sep 1883; and Clark Bancroft ARMSTRONG, 2nd


Buried 11 Nov 1932.

6321

6320

541

S-42

Armstrong

Phyllis Andrea Garrison

12 Mar 1926

19 Oct 1994

nee GARRISON.  Wife of William F ARMSTRONG, Jr.


Daughter of Raymond Edward & Anges (NIELSEN) GARRISON.

7216

?

SA-34

Armstrong

Stella Fay

18 May 1918

15 May 2005

nee WRIGHT.  Wife of James Richardson ARMSTRONG.


Daughter of Edgar D & Glenn J (LOCKWOOD) WRIGHT.

5348

985

S-1

Arnold

Julia Grace

21 Nov 1942

--

Wife of Lawrence W ARNOLD.  


Married 28 May 1961.

7078

?

SA-21

Arnold

Lawrence W

13 Nov 1934

--

Husband of Julia Grace ARNOLD. 


Married 28 May 1961.

7078

?

SA-21

Askren

Ashbel Willard

abt 1868

Feb 1930

Husband of Ella Florence (LUCAS) ASKREN.  Married 8 Sep 1888.

Son of Warren & Elizabeth Jane "Eliza" (BALLARD) ASKREN.

"Age:  62"

Buried 11 Feb 1930

No headstone found.

225

N-59

Ashton

George W

5 Dec 1919

15 Jan 1987

Son of George Alvin ASHTON & Edna (STEPHENSON) ASHTON HOPKINS. 


Buried 31 Jan 1987. 
"Ashes over Charles K Hopkins"

4777

57

N-43

Askren

Daniel Spencer

27 Nov 1877

16 Nov 1956

Husband of Mary E (HOPPER) ASKREN.  Married 25 Nov 1903. 

Son of Warren & Elizabeth Jane "Eliza" (BALLARD) ASKREN. 

Buried 18 Nov 1956.

5232

151

N-61

Askren

Ella Florence

abt 1864

9 Nov 1911

nee LUCAS.  Wife of Ashel Willard ASKREN.  Married 8 Sep 1888. 


Age:  47 years.

Buried 12 Nov 1911.

No headstone found.

225

N-59

Askren

Fay

8 Aug 1901

10 Jan 1920

Daughter of Daniel & Mary E (HOPPER) ASKREN.

5200

155

N-60

Askren

James

16 Sep 1916

10 Jun 1920

Son of Daniel & Mary E (HOPPER0 ASKREN.

5201

155

N-60

Askren

Joseph M "Joe"

Jan 1861

Jul 1926

Son of Warren & Elizabeth Jane "Eliza" (BALLARD) ASKREN. 

Buried 25 Jul 1926.

No headstone found.

151

N-61

Askren

Mary E

1880

1960

nee HOPPER.  Wife of Daniel Spencer ASKREN.  Married 25 Nov 1903. 

Daughter of George HOPPER.

Buried 1 Nov 1960.

5232

151

N-61

Askren

Olive Mathilda

19 Mar 1918

14 May 2008

nee DEFENDALL.  Wife of Owen Ray ASKREN. 


Daughter of Claude & Bessie DEFENDALL. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

7547

1364

SA-58

Askren

Owen Ray

21 May 1910

31 Mar 1983

Husband of Olive Mathilda (DEFENDALL) ASKREN.

7547

1364

SA-58

Askren

Rita E

4 Nov 1944

--

nee WILLIS.  Wife of William D  "Bill" ASKREN, Sr. 


Married 15 Mar 1963. 

2606

?

SA-56

Askren

William Daniel, Sr.  “Bill”

12 Aug 1941

13 Jan 2010

Husband of Rita E (WILLIS) ASKREN.  Married 15 Mar 1963. 


Son of Owen Ray & Olive Mathilda (DEFENDALL) AKREN.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2606

?

SA-56

Atchison

B Oscar

16 Jan 1918

12 Mar 1987

Husband of Lenora M (BURKE) ATCHISON. 

Married 23 Mar 1944. 

Son of Benjamin & Ethel (WEESE) ATCHISON.

7283

1459

SA-39

Atchison

Geraldine

9 Apr 1936

-

nee LEONBERGER.  Wife of Joseph A ATCHISON. 

Married 31 Jul 1954. 

Our Children:  David, Steve, Stan.

4114

1459

SA-44

Atchison

Joseph A

27 Apr 1931

8 Jan 2015

Husband of Geraldine (LEONBERGER) ATCHISON. 

Married 31 Jul 1954. 

Son of Benjamin & Ethyl (WEESE) ATCHISON.

Our Children:  David, Steve, Stan. 

PFC, US Army, Korea. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

4114

4115

1459

SA-44

Atchison

Lenora M

28 Aug 1926

29 Jul 2001

nee BURKE.  Wife of B Oscar ATCHISON. 

Married 23 Mar 1944. 

Daughter of Otto & Jewell BURKE.

7283

1459

SA-39

Atteberry

Isabella Irwin

20 Jan 1881

3 Jun 1975

nee IRWIN.  Wife of John Franklin ATTEBERRY. 


Buried 5 Jun 1975.

4394

189

N-26

Atteberry

John Franklin

8 Aug 1871

25 May 1936

Husband of Isabella (IRWIN) ATTEBERRY. 


Son of Asa Franklin & Melissa (MILLS) ATTEBERRY.


Buried:  28 May 1936.

4395

189

N-26

Atteberry

Lawrence P

27 Feb 1891

May 1969

Husband of Mary Frances (HICKROD) ATTERBERRY.   

Married 3 Dec 1914

Son of Asa Franklin & Melissa (MILLS) ATTEBERRY. 

Buried:  3 May 1969.

3855

910 - 911

NW-1

Atteberry

Mary Frances

1892

22 Dec 1948

nee HICKROD.  Wife of Lawrence P ATTEBERRY. 

Married 3 Dec 1914. 

 (Click here to view obituary.)

3855

910 - 911

NW-1

Austin

Arthur C

25 Aug 1874

26 Jul 1967

Husband of Grace J (AYERS) AUSTIN.

4366

1147

N-25

Austin

Dollie M

1 Jan 1897

16 Nov 1902

Daughter of Rufus F & Ella E (BROTHERS) AUSTIN.

"Reinterred from Proviedence Cemetery on 29 Nov 1907."

6001

553

S-30

Austin

Ella E

1872

1956

nee BROTHERS.  Wife of Rufus F AUSTIN.  

Married 16 Aug 1894. 

Daughter of James & Sarah E (ROGERS) BROTHERS. 

Buried:  13 Jul 1956.

5998

553

S-30

Austin

Elma Edna

1875

1941

nee GORE.  Wife of Arthur C AUSTIN. 

Married 27 Oct 1895. 

Daughter of Henry & Artie May (HULL) GORE.


“Mother” 


Buried 20 Dec 1941.

4312

610

N-22

Austin

Grace J

6 Mar 1889

20 Oct 1967

nee AYERS.  Wife of Arthur C AUSTIN.

4366

1147

N-25

Austin

Hazel

10 Jan 1901

2 Jul 1903

Daughter of Rufus F & Ella E (BROTHERS) AUSTIN.

"Reinterred from Proviedence Cemetery on 29 Nov 1907."

6000

553

S-30

Austin

Rufus F

28 Jan 1873

Sep 1964

Husband of Ella E (BROTHERS) AUSTIN. 

Married 16 Aug 1894. 

Son of Sanford & Abagil AUSTIN. 

Buried:  17 Sep 1964.

5998

553

S-30

Austin

Sanford W

1 Sep 1895

15 Feb 1896

Son of Rufus F & Ella E (BROTHERS) AUSTIN.

"Reinterred from Proviedence Cemetery on 29 Nov 1907."

6002

553

S-30

Austin

Virgle E

21 Jun 1899

3 May 1917

Son of Rufus F & Ella E (BROTHERS) AUSTIN.

5999

553

S-30

Avery

Arthur C

13 Jul 1911

28 Jun 2004

Husband of Lois L (BROSHEARS) AVERY.


Son of Rufus & Lois (BROSHEARS) AVERY. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

7573

1366

SA-60

Avery

Lois L

17 Sep 1915

21 Nov 1980

nee BROSAHEARS.  Wife of Arthur C AVERY. 


Daughter of Carl & Lilian (WILKERSON) BROSHEAR

7573

1366

SA-60

Ayers

Frances N "Frank"

27 Dec 1833

28 Jul 1906

Husband of Lucy C (OLMSTEAD) AYERS. 

Married 2 Apr 1857. 

Son of Henry & Martha (MOUNTS) AYERS.

4481

261

N-30

Ayers

Harvey E

--

17 Mar 1890

Son of Frances N & Lucy C (OLMSTEAD) AYERS.

Aged 25 Y’S. 3 M”S & 8 D’S.

4482

261

N-30

Ayers

Isaac

11 Sep 1850

Aug 1870

Son of James S & Margaret (FLINN) AYERS.


Buried 29 Aug 1870..

No headstone found.

363

S-56

Ayers

Lucy C

6 May 1836

11 Mar 1908

nee OLMSTEAD.  Wife of Frances N "Frank" AYERS. 


Married 2 Apr 1857.

4481

261

N-30

Ayers

W Hamilton

--

2 Mar 1893

Son of Frances N & Lucy C (OLMSTEAD) AYERS.

Aged 25 Y 3 M. 2 D.

4483

261

N-30


Sections and Rows
The cemetery can be defined as having five sections.  Three large sections: North (N,) South (S) and South-Addition (SA); and two small sections at the west end of the larger sections:  Northwest (NW,) Southwest (SW).  For purposes of this listing, rows were numbered beginning on the west side of each section.

3844  View of the cemetery entrance from CR-50W
3843  View from the center of the cemetery, looking west to the entrance.
6873  View of the South Section from the southeast corner.
7622  View of the South-Addition Section from the northeast corner.

Transcriptions taken from the headstones.

Photographs by Daniel L Elliott on 27 Apr, 29 Apr and 4 May 2010.