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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    30 Oct 2015

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

Jackson

Albert Lyman

1910

6 Jan 1947

Son of Dudley H JACKSON & Nellie S (STRAIN) HEYWOOD JACKSON.

“Society of Pioneers of American Air Lines”

"Cremains"

4217

638

N-18

Jackson

Anna M

13 Oct 1900

12 Nov 1978

nee NOLAN.  First wife of Orval JACKSON. 

Married 20 Dec 1915.

Daughter of David M & Mary Ann (CAPPELL) NOLAN.

“Mother”

7133

1277

SA-26

Jackson

Annie

8 Mar 1864

8 Mar 1926

nee VICE.  Wife of William LEFFLER, 1st, married 31 Nat 1881, Spottsville, Henderson, Kentucky; and first wife of John W JACKSON, 2nd, married 12 May 1901, Henderson, Henderson, Kentucky. 

4209

620

N-17

Jackson

Clarence E

1905

Jan 1937

First husband of Golden (DOUGLAS) JACKSON ARMSTRONG.

“Father” 

Buried:  29 Jan 1937.

4300

4301

642

N-22

Jackson

Cornealous R

“Neal” "Nealy"

Jun 1872

May 1942

Husband of Flora (REED) JACKSON. 

Married 11 Apr 1981 in Chandler, Warrick, Indiana, USA 

Son of Daniel & S A (HORNBROOK) JACKSON.

“Father” 

Buried:  13 May 1942.

5724

718

S-18

Jackson

Dortha Mae "Dorthy"

1904

25 Feb 1986

Wife of Earl JACKSON, 1st; and ? Van NOY, 2nd


Daughter of Daniel & Maryetta (HOPPER) ASKREN.

5228

75

N-61

Jackson

Doyle

13 May 1901

29 Sep 1901

Son of Dr. John P & Mollie (HOAR) JACKSON.

Age:  4 Mo. 16 Ds.

6584

530

S-53

Jackson

Dudley H

1863

1914

Second husband of Nellie S (STRAIN) HEYWOOD JACKSON.  

Married 6 Oct 1906, in Marion County, Indiana. 

Son of Ebenezer & ? (JACOBS) JACKSON. 

Reinterred from "Princeton" on 22 Nov 1921.

4216

637

N-18

Jackson

Earl

3 Jun 1894

Oct 1958

First husband of Dortha Mae "Dorthy" JACKSON VanNOY.

Son of Cornealous “Neal’ & Flora (REED) JACKSON. 

Buried:  17 Oct 1958.

5228

75

N-61

Jackson

Etta

14 Feb 1884

26 Jun 1929

Second wife of John W J JACKSON.

4207

620

N-17

Jackson Armstrong

Golden

29 Jun 1904

30 Jun 1994

nee DOUGLAS.  Wife of Clarence E JACKSON, 1st; and John Willis ARMSTRONG, 2nd, married 3 Dec 1946. 

Daughter of Richie Wells & Ida E (BAYER) DOUGLAS.

“Mother” 

Note:  No record of burial here.  She is buried at Blythe Chapel Cemetery with her second husband.

4300

4301

642

N-22

Jackson

John W J

8 Aug 1867

Aug 1951

Second husband of Annie (VICE) LEFLER JACKSON, 1st, married 13 May 1901 in Hederson, Henderson, Kentucky; and Etta JACKSON, 2nd.


Buried:  30 Aug 1951

4208

620

N-17

Jackson

John P, Dr.

8 Feb 1851

23 Aug 1942

Husband of Minnie (HOAR) JACKSON. 

Married 16 Jun 1891.  

Son of Jonathan & Udaxy N JACKSON.

6583

530

S-53

Jackson

Kenneth "Ken"

 13 Oct 1930

15 Aug 2011

Son of Russell & Pearl (CLEVELAND) JACKSON.

Age:  80 years. 

US Army, Korea.


(Note:  No headstone as of 6 Jul 2012.)

(Click here to view obituary.)

2471
 

671

S-19

Jackson

L Lois

4 Nov 1929

--

nee RIDDLE.  Wife of William E JACKSON. 

Married 1 Jul 1950.

“Parents of:  William, Ed, C. Alan, Sue Etta”

5628

833

S-13

Jackson

Mollie Hoar

22 Sep 1863

21 Feb 1943

nee HOAR.  Wife of Dr. John P JACKSON. 


Married 16 Jun 1891. 


Daughter of William & Sarah HOAR.

6583

530

S-53

Jackson

Nellie S

1872

1953

nee STRAIN.  Wife of Elmer E HEYWOOD, 1st, married 6 Jan 1898; and Dudley H JACKSON, 2nd, married 6 Oct 1906, in Marion County, Indiana.

4216

637

N-18

Jackson

Orval

19 Nov 1898

24 Oct 1980

Husband of Anna M (NOLAN) JACKSON, 1st, married 20 Dec 1915; and Stella M JACKSON, 2nd. 

Son of Cornealous “Neal’ & Flora (REED) JACKSON.

5725

718

S-18

Jackson

Pearl A

1899

25 Jan 1981

nee CLEVELAND.  Wife of Russell JACKSON. 

Daughter of Oscar & Mary Jane (GULICH) CLEVELAND.

5737

671

S-19

Jackson

Raymond Cleo

14 Nov 1916

14 Nov 1916

Infant son of Opal JACKSON.

Buried:  16 Nov 1916.

No headstone.

226

N-60

Jackson

Ronald L

1 May 1918

28 Feb 1993

Son of Orval & Anna (NOLEN) JACKSON.

Pvt., US Army, WW II.

7193

SA

31

Jackson

Russell

17 Aug 1895 (1896)

Jan 1956

Husband of Pearl A (CLEVELAND) JACKSON. 

Son of William & Martha JACKSON.

Buried:  21 Jan 1956.

5737

S

S-19

Jackson

Stella M

11 Oct 1904

13 Mar 1996

Wife of Orval JACKSON.

5725

718

S-18

Jackson

Virginia A

17 Feb 1926

29 May 1987

nee CRAIG.


“Mom”

2529

1484

SA-14

Jackson

William E

11 Aug 1929

--

Husband of L Lois (RIDDLE) JACKSON.  Married 1 Jul 1950. 

Son of Clarence E JACKSON & Golden (DOUGLAS) JACKSON ARMSTRONG.

“Parents of:  William, Ed, C. Alan, Sue Etta”

S/Sgt. U.S.A.F., Korean War 1951 – 1955.

5628

5629

833

S-13

Jackson

William H

23 Jun 1918

24 Jun 1918

Son of Ross & Marie (HOPIKINS) JACKSON.

Aged 1 Day.

4299

642

N-22

Jahn /

Yahn /
Iahn

Christian

abt 1838

Feb 1893

Husband of Sophia JAHN.

Mustered in on 24 Aug 1861 at Indianapolis, Indiana, as Private.  Age: 23.
Mustered out on 7 Sep 1864 at Indianapolis, Indiana, as
1st Sgt., Co. K, 32nd Ind. Inf.

Buried:  1 Mar 1893. 

Note:  On the Roster of Co., K as "Jahn, Christian"

4485

196

N-30

Jaques

John Allen

27 Jul 1942

24 Aug 1988

Husband of Susan JAQUES.

Son of Norman JAQUES.

RD2, US Navy.

5501

884

S-8

Jay

Clara

7 Mar 1886

10 Apr 1966

nee FOSS.

5368

1013

S-2

Jeffries

Mary E

13 Jan 1869

21 Dec 1894

nee REED.  Wife of Robert E JEFFRIES. 

Married 6 Nov 1890. 

Daughter of James & Mary (GRIGSBY) REED.

Buried:  26 Dec 1894

NOTE:  Evidently reinterred at the Princeton I.O.O.F. Cemetery, on the North 1/2 of Lot #331.  The husband and a child also have marked graves and are buried there.

No headstone found here.  See Princeton I.O.O.F. Cemetery for grave marker.

276

N-34

Jeffries

Susie W "Sude"

abt 1875

Oct 1936

nee JAMES.  First wife of John Lepolin JEFFRIES. 

Married 20 Sep 1896. 

Daughter of Nelson & Elizabeth (WOODS) JAMES.

Buried:  19 Oct 1936.

No headstone found.

829

S-9

Jenkins

Bertha L

19 Oct 1894

23 Feb 1954

Daughter of James H & Ella (HINES) JENKINS. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

5800

1050

S-21

Jenkins

Charles A

1 Dec 1901

5 Apr 1970

Husband of Grace L (MILLER) JENKINS.

5190

225

N-59

Jenkins

Ella

1863

Apr 1938

nee HINES.  Wife of James H JENKINS.

Married 8 Jul 1886 in Posey County, Indiana.

Daughter of A D & Elizabeth M (RICE) HINES.

“Mother” 

Buried:  9 Apr 1938.

5826

5828

674

S--22

Jenkins

Emma D

1897

5 Aug 1964

Daughter of James H & Ella (HINES) JENKINS.

5801

1050

S-21

Jenkins

Ethel

abt 1901

May 1925

nee SINGLETON..  Wife of Charles JENKINS.

Married 11 Jul 1922.

Daughter of Jasper "Joe" & Martha (LATTERDALE) SINGLETON.

Buried:  15 May 1925.

No headstone found.

710

S-23

Jenkins

Georgia E

3 Mar 1903

30 Sep 1975

Daughter of James H & Ella (HINES) JENKINS.  


US Army Nurse, WW II.

5805

1051

S-22

Jenkins

Grace L

11 Oct 1899

15 Feb 1982

Daughter of James H & Ella (HINES) JENKINS.

5804

1051

S-22

Jenkins

Grace L

26 Nov 1906

3 Oct 1985

nee MILLER.  Wife of Charles A JENKINS. 

Daughter of Robert & Patsy (GARRETT) MILLER.

5190

225

N-59

Jenkins

Infant

Feb 1958

Feb 1958

Stillborn infant JENKINS.

Buried:  25 Feb 1958.

No headstone found.

155

N-57

Jenkins

James H

1864

9 Sep 1919

Husband off Ella (HINES)  JENKINS. 

Married 8 Jul 1886 in Posey County, Indiana.

Son of George & Rebecca (HENDERSON) JENKINS.

“Father”

5826

5827

674

S-22

Jenkins

John A

18 May 1873

12 May 1898

Grandson of James & Elizabeth STRAUGHAN.


Aged 24Y, 11M, 24 D.

6005

477

S-30

Jenkins

Owen Dale

4 Jan 1888

Mar 1959

Son of James H & Ella (HINES) JENKINS. 


Buried:  16 Mar 1959.

5802

1050

S-21

Jenkins

Paul “P.K”

30 Sep 1926

4 Aug 1995

“My Daughter:  Rhonda.”

5241

5242

298

N-62


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.