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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    17 Sep 2016

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

MacLaren

Helen LaClede Holcomb

26 May 1874

28 Jul 1954

nee HOLCOMB.  Third wife of David Bannerman MacLAREN. 

Married 28 Jan 1922 in Charlton, Lancashire, United Kingdom. 

Daughter of Silas M & Mary A (HOPKINS) HOLCOMB.


“A Generous Contributor To The Perpetual Care Fund Of This Cemetery”

6231

345

S-39

Madden

Russell K

15 Feb 1923

20 Apr 1993

Husband of Wilma Jean (REED) MADDEN. 


Son of John W & Lucretia (WALTERS) MADDEN.

TEC 5, US Army, WW II.

1097

7577

1438

SA-60

Madden

Wilma Jean

15 May 1930

17 Jun 2013

nee REED.  Wife of Russell K MADDEN. 


Daughter of Shirley & Georgia (THOMPSON) REED. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

097

1438

SA-60

Magenheimer

Edward G

1899

20 Feb 1967

Husband of Margaret MAGENHEIMER. 


Son of Edward J & Matilda J (SOLLMAN) MAGENHEIMER.

4400

113

N-26

Magenheimer

Edward J

16 Jan 1860

20 Dec 1913

Husband of Matilda J (SOLLMAN) MAGENHEIMER. 

Married 14 Aug 1887. 

Son of Christian & Matilda (STUNKEL) MAGENHEIMER.

4374

4371

114

N-25

Magenheimer

Herman C

1907

Jul 1931

Son of Edward J & Matilda J (SOLLMAN) MAGENHEIMER. 


Buried:  13 Jul 1931.

4372

4371

114

N-25

Magenheimer

Matilda J

10 Apr 1866

17 Oct 1929

nee SOLLMAN.  Wife of Edward J MAGENHEIMER. 

Married 14 Aug 1887.

4373

4371

114

N-25

Maher

Joseph

27 May 1861

6 May 1903

Husband of Wilda G BINGHAM, 1st, married 5 May 1885; and Lizzie B (BRUNKER) MAHER, 2nd, married 30 Mar 1891. 

Son of Joseph & Sarah (BARKER) MAHER.

5945

479

S-28

Maher

Sarah

abt 1830

11 Jul 1914

nee BARKER.  Wife of Jospeh MAHER

Married 19 Mar 1851. 

Daughter of Jesse & Margaret (FERGASON) BARKER, Jr.

No headstone found.

479

S-28

Maikranz

Bernice L

21 Dec 1927

15 Feb 2009

nee RICHIE.  Wife of Robert Clae MAIKRANZ. 

Married 31 Aug 1946. 

Daughter of William D & Leva (GEORGES) RITCHIE.

“Our Children:  Ronald Clae, Kenneth Ray, Bethel Sue, Anita Jane, Duncan Eric” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

7392

7393

?

SA-47

Maikranz

Robert Clae

11 Jun 1925

--

Husband of Bernice L (RICHIE) MAIKRANZ. 

Married 31 Aug 1946. 

Son of Arvel & Lucy Opal MAIKRANZ.

“Our Children:  Ronald Clae, Kenneth Ray, Bethel Sue, Anita Jane, Duncan Eric”

“Lineage:  Robert Bradford, Peter Bradford, William Bradford I, William Bradford II, (1620 Landing of Mayflower) William Bradford III, William Bradford IV, Ephriam Bradford, Simeon Bradford, Lucy Ann Bradford, David McRoberts, David McRoberts, Lucy Ann Hillman, Lucy Hyslop, Lucy Opal Maikranz, Robert Clae Maikranz”

7392

7393

?

SA-47

Mallory

Archie L

2 Nov 1936

--

Husband of Norma Faye MALLORY. 


Married 31 Jan 1959.

7187

SA

SA-32

Mallory

Norma Faye

26 Oct 1939

--

Wife of Archie L MALLORY. 

Married 31 Jan 1959.

7187

?

SA-32

Mangrum

Joe Waldo

18 Nov 1913

22 Nov 1913

Son of Carl & Ada MANGRUM.

6525

531

S-51

Mangrum

John

9 Jan 1842

11 Sep 1915

Husband of Mary Elizabeth MANGRUM. 

Married 1 Sep 1864.

“Father”

Sgt., Co. F, 80th Reg. Indiana Vol. Infantry.  Resident of Cynthiana, Indiana:  Enlisted on 16 Aug 1862, mustered out on 22 Jun 1865 at Salisbury, North Carolina.

6526

6528

532

S-51

Mangrum

Louisa J Hall

27 Apr 1842

25 Jun 1921

Wife of Henry J MANGRUM. 

Married 10 Mar 1901.

4941

139

N-49

Mangrum

Mary Elizabeth

27 Oct 1843

26 Feb 1923

Wife of John MANGRUM.  Married 1 Sep 1864.

“Mother”

6526

6527

532

S-51

Mansell

Charles R "Charley"

12 Nov 1848

15 Jul 1886

Husband of Hannah (CARTER) MANSELL. 

Married 23 May 1871 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana. 

Son of John B & Ann (WATTS) MANSELL.

6066

399

S-32

Marginet

George A

20 Nov 1910

7 Dec 1985

Husband of H Maxine (ALSMAN) MARGINET. 

Son of P W & Josphine (TOLLBACK) MARGINET.

7320

1456

SA-42

Marginet

H Maxine

4 Sep 1913

11 Feb 1988

nee ALSMAN.  Wife of George A MARGINET.

Daughter of William L & Mattie J (SMITH) ALSMAN.

7320

1456

SA-42

Marginet

N Sherrell

18 Sep 1934

8 Feb 2011

Husband of Jane (HUDLESON) MARGINET. 

Son of George & H Maxine (ALSMAN) MARGINET.

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available.
 

?

?

Marlette

Albert

abt 1856

Dec 1879

Son of Isaac & Margaret A (WILLIAMS) MARLETTE.

Buried:  28 Dec 1879.

No headstone found.

390

S-41

Marlette

Ida A

1858

Aug 1932

Daughter of Isaac & Margaret A (WILLIAMS) MARLETTE.

“Erected by Pupils and Friends.” 

Buried:  25 Aug 1932.

6304

390

S-41

Marlette

Irwin

abt 1865

Nov 1924

Son of Isaac & Margaret A (WILLIAMS) MARLETTE.

Buried:  24 Nov 1924.

No headstone found.

390

S-41

Marlette

Isaac

15 Dec 1832

19 Aug 1877

Husband of Margaret A (WILLIAMS) MARLETTE. 

Married 7 Aug 1854 in Orange County, Indiana.

Aged 44 yrs. 8 mos. 4 ds.

6303

390

S-41

Marlette

Joe

31 Mar 1896

14 Jul 1896

Son of Lucius B & Sarah O (OLIPHANT) MARLETTE.

6035

476

S-31

Marlette

Lucius B

1860

Nov 1948

Husband of Sarah O (OLIPHANT) MARLETTE. 

Married 16 Oct 1895. 

Son of Isaac & Margaret A (WILLIAMS) MARLETTE.  .

“Father” 

Buried:  3 Nov 1948

6032

476

S-31

Marlette

Mary Margaret

1903

6 Jul 1904

Daughter of Lucius B & Sarah O (OLIPHANT) MARLETTE.

Buried:  7 Jul 1904.

No headstone found.

476

S-31

Marlette

Margaret A

abt 1829

4 Feb 1920

nee WILLIAMS.  Wife of Isaac MARLETTE.

Buried:  6 Feb 1920.

No headstone found.

390

S-41

Marlette

Sarah O

1872

Sep 1929

nee OLIPHANT.  Wife of Lucius B MARLETTE. 

Married 16 Oct 1895. 

Daughter of John & Mary OLIPHANT.

“Mother” 

Buried:  6 Sep 1929.

6032

476

S-31

Marshall

Cecil Perry “C P”

26 May 1915

15 Mar 1996

Husband of Mary Frances (GRIFFIN) MARSHALL. 


Son of Owen & Ethel MARSHALL.

“Our Children:  Linda L Scott, F Dianne Carpenter, Patty S Neufelder”

7178

7179

1272

SA-31

Marshall

Mary Frances

24 Sep 1914

26 Aug 2008

nee GRIFFIN.  Wife of Cecil Perry “C P” MARSHALL. 


Daughter of Sylvester A & Flossie (HAYS) GRIFFIN.

“Our Children:  Linda L Scott, F Dianne Carpenter, Patty S Neufelder” 

(Click here to view obituary.)

7178

7179

1272

SA-31

Martin

Carel W

8 Jun 1899

24 Sep 1899

Son of William H & Rosa E (FRENCH) MARTIN.

6673

451

S-56

Martin - Hirsch

Carolyn S

1934

--

Wife of William H MARTIN, 1st; and ? HIRSCH, 2nd.

5768

688

S-20

Martin

Cora May

9 May 1894

23 Jul 1894

Daughter of William H & Rosa E (FRENCH) MARTIN.

6672

451

S-56

Martin

Donna Marlene

19 Apr 1940

19 Dec 2011

nee BILDERBACK. 

Daughter of Fredrick John "Fred" & Lela Mae  (DUNNING) BILDERBACK. 

My Girls:  Donna Kay, Cary J.

(Click here to view obituary.)

2553
2554

 

?

SA-30

Martin

Henry William

1867

Oct 1960

Husband of Rosaetta (FRENCH)  MARTIN. 

Married 18 Feb 1892.

“Father” 

Buried:  13 Oct 1960.

6601

588

S-54

Martin

Herbert E

28 Nov 1896

(1897)

Jul 1933

Husband of Nell Mae (McCARTY) MARTIN. 

Married 9 Jun 1920. 

Son of Frederick & Fannie MARTIN. 

Note:  Reinterred from Princeton I.O.O.F. Cemetery.  He was buried there on 12 July 1933 in Lot 582.

7203

1339

SA-33

Martin

Infant

?

Jul 1894

Infant son of William H & Rosa E (FRENCH) MARTIN. 

Buried:  24 Jul 1894

No headstone found.
 

451

S-56

Martin

Infant

?

Jan 1905

Infant of William H & Rosa E (FRENCH) MARTIN. 

Buried:  7 Jan 1905

No headstone found.
 

451

S-56

Martin

Infant

?

Aug 1906

Infant of William H & Rosa E (FRENCH) MARTIN. 

Buried:  27 Aug 1906

No headstone found.
 

451

S-56

Martin

Infant

?

Nov 1908

Infant of William H & Rosa E (FRENCH) MARTIN. 

Buried:  29 Nov 1908

No headstone found.
 

451

S-56

Martin

Infant

?

Oct 1915

Infant of Charles MARTIN of Cody, Wyoming.

Buried:  26 Oct 1915.

No headstone found.
 

451

S-56

Martin

Infant

?

Aug 1956

Infant of Ora Otis & Margaret E MARTIN. 

Buried: 29 Aug 1956.

No headstone found.
 

1025

S-5

Martin

Jerauld Dean

15 Oct 1921

17 Sep 1948

Son of Ora Otis & Margaret E MARTIN.

Indiana, MM3C, USNR, WW II.

5448

1025

S-5

Martin

Joseph H

29 Apr 1930

7 Feb 2016

Second husband of Pansy Louise (ISAAC) MARTIN.

4193

?

SA-5

Martin

Margaret E

10 Feb 1901

6 Mar 1992

nee ROMERHAUSEN.  Wife of Ora Otis MARTIN.

5446

1025

S-5

Martin

Mary Etta

1897

Oct 1913

Daughter of William Henry & Rosaetta (FRENCH) MARTIN. 


Buried:  1 Nov 1913.

6601

588

S-54

Martin

Mary Rose

1934

Jun 1937

Daughter of Ora Otis & Margaret E MARTIN. 


Buried:  24 Jun 1937.

5447

1025

S-5

Martin

Nell Mae McCarty

1898

31 May 1978

nee McCARTY.  Wife of Herbert E MARTIN. 

Married 9 Jun 1920. 

Daughter of John & Harriet A McCARTY.

Note:  Reinterred from Princeton I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

7202

1339

SA-33

Martin

Ora Otis

10 Jan 1893

31 Jan 1962

Husband of Margaret E (ROMERHAUSEN) MARTIN.

Indiana, Pvt, Co. G, 68th Infantry, WW I.

5446

5460

1025

S-5

Martin

Pansy Louise

10 Nov 1921

14 May 1993

nee ISAAC.  Wife of ? CANTWELL, 1st;& Joseph H MARTIN, 2nd.

4193

?

SA-5

Martin

Rosaetta

1873

Dec 1930

nee FRENCH.  Wife of Henry W MARTIN. 

Married 18 Feb 1892. 

Daughter of Simon & Louisa FRENCH.

“Mother”

Buried:  5 Dec 1930.

6601

588

S-54

Martin

William H

2 Oct 1929

21 Sep 1975

First husband of Carolyn S MARTIN HIRSCH. 

Son of Elsie M MARTIN SCHMIEDEKE.

AA, US Navy, Korea

5768

5769

688

S-20

Marvel

Bertha E

1883

24 Jun 1968

nee RILEY.  Wife of Charles MARVEL. 

Married 3 Nov 1907. 

Daughter of Abraham & Charlette RILEY.

5718

717

S-17

Marvel

Cathy Lynn

11 Feb 1955

20 Mar 1992

nee DILBECK.  Wife of Gary MARVEL. 


Daughter of William Abe & Effie D (ORANGE) DILBECK.

“Mother of Gayle and Laura”

7014

?

SA-14

Marvel

Charles

1883

Jun 1963

Husband of Bertha E (RILEY) MARVEL. 

Married 3 Nov 1907. 

Son of Jasper & Rebecca J (ROGERS) MARVEL. 

Buried:  30 Jun 1963

5718

717

S-17

Marvel

Jasper

10 Mar 1847

19 Feb 1925

Husband of Sarah E (COOPER) MARVEL, 1st, married 4 Sep 1870; and Rebecca J (ROGERS) MARVEL, 2nd, married 13 May 1878. 


Son of Thomas W & Nancy MARVEL.

“Father”

5715

716

S-17

Marvel

Myrtle

4 Jul 1878

6 Feb 1943

Daughter of Jasper & Rebecca J (ROGERS) MARVEL. 

5720

717

S-17

Marvel

Robert Wayne

10 Jun 1919

10 Feb 1936

Son of Charles & Bertha (RILEY) MARVEL.

5718

5719

717

S-17

Marvel

Thomas W

17 Mar 1814

23 May 1872

--

4571

276

N-34

Mason

Joyce V

5 Oct 1935

1 Apr 1999

nee REED.  Wife of Richard B MASON. 

Married 29 Feb 1968. 

Daughter of Irmal & Fern REED.

7125

?

SA-26

Mason

M Raymond, Rev.

10 Sep 1911

3 Dec 2009

Husband of Violet C MASON. 


Son of Dello & Emma (HURT) MASON.

(Click here to view obituary.)

7562

1439

SA-59

Mason

Richard B

15 Mar 1927

--

Husband of Joyce V (REED) MASON. 


Married 29 Feb 1968.

7125

?

SA-26

Mason

Violet C

12 Jul 1914

4 Jan 2007

nee BENGSTON.  Wife of Rev. M Raymond MASON. 


Daughter of Alben J & Jennie (CARLSON) BENGSTON.

7562

1439

SA-59

Mathes

Aaron D

24 Sep 1897

19 May 1991

Husband of Lorraine A MATHES. 


Son of Hiram E & Melisa E (REED) MATHES.

5626

824

S-13

Mathes

Alva C

23 Mar 1895

17 Aug 1932

Husband of Thelma H (JOHNSON) MATHES. 

Married 16 Jun 1918. 

Son of Hiram L & Malissa E MATHES. 

Buried:  19 Aug 1932.

5655

5651

S

14

Mathes

Denver Earl

20 Jun 1919

28 Oct 1985

Husband of Dorothy Helen (TAYLOR) MATHES. 

Married 25 Dec 1955.

Son of Alva C & Thelma H (JOHNSON) MATHES.

TEC 5, US Army, WW II

.

5652

5651

5678

823

S-14

Mathes

Dorothy Helen

21 Sep 1927

24 Jan 2014

nee TAYLOR. Wife of Denver Earl MATHES. 

Married 25 Dec 1955.

Daughter of David & Clauida (MOFFIT) TAYLOR.

0171

5623

823

S-14

Mathes

Harold

1925

Feb 1934

Son of Alva C & Thelma H (JOHNSON) MATHES. 


Buried:  20 Feb 1934.

5653

5651

823

S-14

Mathes

Hiram E

1868

Apr 1958

Husband of Melisa E (REED) MATHES. 

Married 9 Sep 1894. 

Son of J & Sina MATHES.

“Father” 

Buried:  11 Apr 1958.

5624

5623

824

S-13

Mathes

Lorraine A

9 Nov 1915

12 Oct 2001

Wife of Aaron D MATHES.

5626

824

S-13

Mathes

Melisa E

1872

Aug 1958

nee REED.  Wife of Hiram E MATHES. 

Married 9 Sep 1894. 

Daughter of Samuel & Orpha C REED.

“Mother” 

Buried:  12 Aug 1958

5625

5623

824

S-13

Mathes

Thelma H

1900

Jan 1926

nee JOHNSON.  Wife of Alva C MATHES. 

Married 16 Jun 1918. 

Daughter of James & Rhoda A JOHNSON. 

Buried:  14 Jan 1926

5654

5651

823

S-14

Mattingly

Arvel M

1906

16 Nov 1937

Son of John W & Odessa Odell "Della "MATTINGLY. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

5690

852

S-16

Mattingly

Gilbert E

7 Jul 1916

5 Oct 1975

Son of John W & Odessa Odell "Della" MATTINGLY.

No headstone found.
 

852

S-16

Mattingly

John W

abt 1871

Jan1956

Husband of Odessa Odell "Della" (FRY) MATTINGLY.

Married 29 Jun 1899 in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, USA. 

No headstone found.
 

852

S-16

Mattingly

Odessa Odell "Della"

29 Jun 1877

15 Jun 1970

nee FRY.  Wife of John W MATTINGLY. 

Married 29 Jun 1899 in Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana, USA. 

Daughter of Hugh & Clarinda (WRIGHT) FRY. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

No headstone found.
 

852

S-16

May

Ernest Charles

1894

Mar 1959

Husband of Fay Beatrice (WIRTH) MAY. 

Married 4 Nov 1920. 

Son of Fred & Lillie MAY. 

Buried:  13 Mar 1959.

4031

857

N-8

May

Fay Beatrice

1900

Aug 1944

nee WIRTH.  First wife of Ernest Charles MAY. 

Married 4 Nov 1920. 

Daughter of Nicholas & Ada WIRTH. 

Buried:  29 Aug 1944

4032

857

N-8

May

Fred C

1856

Mar 1930

Husband of Lillie (FLANAGAN) MAY. 

Married 24 Feb 1889.   

Son of Fred & Christena (GRANTMAN) MAY

Buried:  23 Mar 1930.

5518

797

S-9

May

Lillie

1866

Mar 1928

nee FLANAGAN.  Wife of Fred C MAY. 

Married 24 Feb 1889. 

Buried:  8 Mar 1928.

5518

797

S-9

May

Ruth

1917

Mar 1958

Second wife of Ernest MAY. 

Buried:  29 Mar 1958.

4030

857

N-8

Mayberry

Jessie Lucille

27 May 1925

25 Feb 2011

Wife of Carl MAYBERRY.

Daughter of Dewey & stella (CATHEY) FOLKS.

(Click here to view obituary.)

Photo not yet available
 

?

?

Mayer

Jeremy David

28 Jul 1979

29 Jul 1979

Infant of Mr & Mrs Brett MAYER..

6363

1072

S-43


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.