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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    16 Nov 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

Wade

Claude

16 Sep 1899

19 Apr 1927

Son of Joshua G & Mary Jane WADE.

Indiana, Pvt., 52nd Inf.  WW I.

4190

741

N-16

Wade

Joshua  T "Josh"

1873

27 Nov 1962

Husband of Mary J (MATTHEWS) WADE. 


Married 6 Nov 1895 in Pike County, Indiana.


Son of Robert F & Caroline M WADE.

4191

741

N-16

Wade

Mary Jane

1881

5 Dec 1965

nee MATTHEWS.  Wife of Joshua T "Josh" WADE. 

Married 6 Nov 1895 in Pike County, Indiana.

4191

741

N-16

Wade

Patricia Joann

5 Aug 1937

6 Mar 2014

nee JENKINS.  Wife of Ron E WADE.  

Married 17 Aug 1957. 

Daughter of Charles A & Grace L (MILLER) JENKINS. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0111

?

SA-31

Wade

Ron L

10 Feb 1939

--

Husband of Patricia Joann (JENKINS) WADE.  

Married 17 Aug 1957.

0111

?

SA-31

Wagner / Wagoner

Michael "Mike"

22 Oct 1843

27 Feb 1867

Pvt., Co. K, 131st Reg. 13th Cavalry. 

Enrolled at Princeton, Indiana on 11 Mar 1864 (Age:  19.)

Mustered out at Vicksburg, Mississippi.  (Alternate spelling:  Wagoner.)


(Note: “Reinterred 27 Dec 1869 from DePriest Cemetery” ) 

Buried here:  27 Dec 1869.

4704

282

N-40

Waldrop

Edith Adams

1907

Jan 1934

nee ADAMS.  First wife of William N WALDROP. 


Daughter of Thomas "Tom" & Emma ADAMS.


Buried:  15 Jan 1934.

4227

606

N-18

Walker

Raymond C “R C”

22 Nov 1919

18 Nov 1979

Husband of Rosalee A (ELERBROOK) WALKER.

Son of Oscar & Luna (GROSS) WALKER.

CK 3, US Navy, WW II.

0101

1356

SA-50

Walker

Rosalee A

1 Aug 1930

31 Dec 2013

nee ELDERBROOK.  Wife of Raymond C “R C” WALKER. 

Daughter of Daniel & Lela Mae (FISHER) ELDERBROOK. 

(Click here to view obituary.)

0101

1356

SA-50

Wallace

Ada Maria

1865

29 Apr 1904

Daughter of Daniel Tate & Ann M (GRIFFIN) WALLACE.

6166

6167

320

S-36

Wallace

Albert W

16 Mar 1882

14 Jul 1926

Husband of Minnie (BASS) WALLACE. 

Married 28 Jan 1900. 

Son of Samuel W & Eliza E (DOUGLASS) WALLACE.

6358

577

S-43

Wallace

Alice B

1871

1875

Daughter of Daniel Tate & Sarah E “Sallie” (COOKE) WALLACE.

(“Re-interred 30 Oct 1875 from Chambers, aka Enon, Cemetery.”)

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Belle Mary

1848

1868

nee WILSON.  Second wife of Daniel T WALLACE. 

Married 14 Nov 1867.

(“Re-interred 30 Oct 1875 from Chambers, aka Enon, Cemetery.”)

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Benjamin T  "Ben"

1873

14 Nov 1901

Son of Daniel Tate & Sarah E “Sallie (COOKE) WALLACE.

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Charles Clifford

9 Dec 1930

3 Aug 2015

Son of George & Juanita (WHITE) WALLACE.

US Air Force, Korea.


4136

4137


SA-27

Wallace

Daniel Tate

1836

16 Jul 1920

Husband of Maria Ann (GRIFFIN) WALLACE, 1st, married 8 Mar 1860; Belle Mary (WILSON) WALLACE, 2nd, married 14 Nov 1867; and Sarah E “Sallie” (COOKE) WALLACE, 3rd, married 23 Sep 1870. 

Son of Thomas & Esther WALLACE

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Donald Rex

Sep 1952

Sep 1952

Stillborn.  

"Grandchild" 

Buried:  3 Sep 1952.

No headstone found or identified

812

S-9

Wallace

Dora L

1862

Jan 1941

nee BROCKMEIER.  Wife of Luelmer E WALLACE. 

Married 3 Jan 1890. 

Daughter of Fred & Louisa BROCKMEIER. 

Buried:  22 Jan 1941.

6693

304

S-57

Wallace

Doris Clair

10 Oct 1920

14 Jul 2004

nee LAGESSE.  Wife of ?  JAMRO; and Charles WALLACE. 

Daughter of Albert & Lena A (WHITTEMORE) LAGESSE.


“Mom ‘Nana’”

5937

1056

S-27

Wallace

Eliza E

1842

Dec 1928

nee DOUGLASS.  Wife of Samuel W WALLACE. 

Married 20 Sep 1860.   

Daughter of Albert W & Nancy (ROSE) DOUGLASS.

Buried:  15 Dec 1929.

6359

577

S-43

Wallace

Grace A

1882

May 1942

Daughter of Daniel Tate & Sarah E “Sallie” (COOKE) WALLACE. 

Buried:  12 May 1942.

6166

6167

319

36

Wallace

Grady

21 Nov 1890

26 Mar 1964

Husband of Mildred Alice (DIVER) WALLACE.

“Father”

WW I.

5868

406

S-25

Wallace

Grady Glenn, D.V.M.

13 May 1921

20 Mar 1975

Husband of Marcella (HORNY) WALLACE.

Son of James W & Maud D (DURHAM) WALLACE.

Pvt., US Army.

5522

5556

812

S-9

Wallace

James Wesley

"Jim"

10 Dec 1881

Dec 1930

Husband of Maude D (DURHAM) WALLACE. 

Married:  30 May 1907 in Stewart County, Tennessee. 

Son of James Evans & Lottie Geraldyne (VICK) WALLACE.

"Killed by a falling tree limb."

Buried:  11 Dec 1930.

5520

812

S-9

Wallace

Joseph S

1861

1862

Son of Daniel Tate & Ann M (GRIFFIN)

“Re-interred 30 Oct 1875 from Chambers, aka Enon, Cemetery.”)

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Maria Ann

1840

1865

nee GRIFFIN.  First wife of Daniel Tate WALLACE.  Married 8 Mar 1860.

(“Re-interred 30 Oct 1875 from Chambers, aka Enon, Cemetery.”)

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Maude D

16 Jun 1891

24 Sep 1979

nee DURHAM.  Wife of James W WALLACE.

Married:  30 May 1907 in Stewart County, Tennessee. .

5520

812

S-9

Wallace

Mildred Alice

18 Apr 1885

19 Jun 1969

nee DIVER.  Wife of Grady WALLACE. 

Daughter of David & Amelia E DIVER.

“Mother”

5868

406

S-25

Wallace

Minnie

1 Feb 1883

12 Jan 1972

nee BASS.  Wife of Albert W WALLACE. 

Married 28 Jan 1900.

6358

577

S-43

Wallace

Paul Hollis, D.V.M.

3 Jan 1917

31 May 1999

Husband of Sue Margery (NOLZE) WALLACE. 

Son of James W & Maud D (DURHAM) WALLACE.

2491

3846

947

NW-1

Wallace

Samuel W

1839

3 Sep 1913

Husband of Eliza E (DOUGLASS) WALLACE. 

Married 20 Sep 1860. 

Son of Samuel D & Sarah R WALLACE.

Pvt., Co. E, 80th Reg. Indiana Infantry. 

Resident of Fort Branch, Indiana: 

Enlisted on 14 Aug 1862.


6359

577

S-43

Wallace

Sarah C or E “Sallie”

Feb 1888

Mar 1952

Daughter of Daniel Tate & Sarah E “Sallie” (COOKE) WALLACE

Buried:  2 Mar 1952..

No headstone found or identified.

381

S-50

Wallace

Sarah E “Sallie” Cooke

1850

31 May 1919

nee COOKE.  Third wife of Daniel Tate WALLACE.  Married 23 Sep 1870.

6166

6167

319

S-36

Wallace

Sue Margery

18 Mar 1914

8 Apr 2011

nee NOLZE.  Wife of Paul Hollis WALLACE. 

Daughter of Harry John & Margery Miriam (McCANN) NOLZE.

"Wife & Mother"

2491

3846

947

NW-1

Wallace

Verona C

1905

22 Sep 1977

nee GRAPER. 

Daughter of George Frederich & Lucy M (JONES) GRAPER.

5083

69

N-55

Waller

Lonnie

18 Dec 1877

20 Jul 1900

--

4944

166

N-49

Waller

Louisa J

24 Jan 1837

Aug 1911

Buried:  13 Aug 1911.

4945

166

N-49

Wallis

Aaron M

8 Mar 1837

24 May 1909

Husband of Nancy J (WEST) WALLIS. 

Married 4 May 1857. 

Son of Samuel D & Sarah K (McNEELY) WALLIS.

5192

232

N-59

Wallis

Abbie E

1864

Dec 1922

nee BAYER.  Wife of Perry E WALLIS. 

Married 23 Nov 1884. 

Daughter of George L & Mary M (KRONMILLER) BAYER.

“Mother” 

Buried:  2 Dec 1922.

5711

700

S-17

Wallis

Alta Jewel

1909

8 Nov 1918

Daughter of Amel E & Flora A (OLDHAM) WALLIS.

5815

706

S-22

Wallis

Amel E

1885

1967

Husband of Flora A (OLDHAM) WALLIS. 

Married 13 Aug 1907. 

Son of Perry E & Abbie E (BAYER) WALLIS. 


5816

706

S-22

Wallis

Andrew J "Andy"

abt 1867

Jul 1923

Husband of Julia Ann (KITCHEN) WALLIS, 1st, married, 13 Mar 1888; Malissa Anna (GUDGEL) WALLIS, 2nd, married:  17 Mar 1892; and second husband of Hattie J (GUDGEL) MARTIN WALLIS, 3rd, married, 18 Nov 1916.

Son of Samuel E & Sarah B (NEELY) WALLIS.

Buried:  19 Jul 1923.

5762

713

S-20

Wallis

Catharine

19 Dec 1822

21 Jan 1889

nee BROTHERS.  Wife of Robert WALLIS. 

Married 15 Nov 1848.

5051

5049

290

54

Wallis

Cecil

15 Sep 1892

Jan 1951


Son of Andrew J & Malissa Anna (GUDGEL) WALLIS.

Buried:  3 Jan 1951.

5760

713

S-20

Wallis

Charles S

1863

Feb 1939

Husband of Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS.

Married 18 Oct 1888. 

Son of Aaron M & Nancy J (WEST) WALLIS.

“Father” 

Buried:  12 Feb 1939.

6121

416

S-34

Wallis

Dorothy Jean

5 Apr 1923

23 Jan 1999

nee DREW.  Wife of Raymond Joe WALLIS. 

Married 13 Nov 1940. 

Daughter of Ancle & Pearl (MARSHALL) DREW.

5940

1057

S-28

Wallis

Eunice S

17 Sep 1898

15 Sep 1988

nee WITHERS.  Wife of Mozeldus H “Mose” WALLIS. 

6122

397

S-34

Wallis

Flora A

1886

1968

nee OLDHAM.  Wife of Amel E WALLIS. 

Married 13 Aug 1907. 

Daughter of Ozias Denton & Ellen (GROALTNE) OLDHAM.

5816

706

S-22

Wallis

Frances J "Fanny"

10 Mar 1841

23 Jun 1889

nee STONGAUS.  First wife of William J "Jack" WALLIS.

Married 31 Mar 1864.

Aged 48 Y. 3 M. & 13 D. 

"Mother"

6757

6758

365

S-59

Wallis

Gary Ray

30 Jan 1947

21 Feb 1971

Son of Raymond Joe & Dorothy Jean (DREW) WALLIS.

“Brother”

(On same stone as sister, Rita S WALLIS.)

Indiana, Cpl., US Marine Corps, Vietnam.

5939

5987

1057

S-28

Wallis

George

1901

15 Jul 1965

Husband of Waughneta (WHITE) WALLIS. 


Son of Charles S & Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS.

5936

1056

S-27

Wallis

George LeRoy “Roy”

10 Nov 1886

24 Apr 1964

Husband of Irene Mae (BENTON) WALLIS. 

Married 9 Jul 1910. 

Son of Perry E & Abbie E (BAYER) WALLIS. 


3925

935

N-3

Wallis

George Wilmer

"Bill"

18 Sep 1911

4 Mar 1993

Son of George LeRoy “Roy” & Irene Mae (BENTON) WALLIS.

3928

935

N-3

Wallis

Gladys Virginia

11 Aug 1932

22 Sep 2017

nee HUSK.  Wife of Randall R WALLIS.


Daughter of George Raymond & Hazel Retta (ASHLEY) HUSK.

(Click here to view obituary.)

522

1632

SA-1

Wallis

Hannah E

4 Feb 1834

20 Sep 1877

nee WILLIAMS.  Wife of William R WALLIS.

4700

205

N-39

Wallis

Harvey A

10 Dec 1903

16 Nov 1972

Husband of Lillian E (HAYES) WALLIS. 


Son of Charles S & Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS.

“Father”

5191

232

N-59

Wallis

Hester Anne

--

14 Feb 1875

First wife of James WALLIS.

Aged 47 Y.

“Mother”

4990

4994

287

N-51

Wallis

Infant

--

13 Sep 1871

Infant daughter of William R & Hannah E (WILLIAMS) WALLIS.

4699

205

N-39

Wallis

Infant

--

3 Nov 1874

Infant daughter of William R & Hannah E (WILLIAMS) WALLIS.

4699

205

N-39

Wallis

Infant

?

Jan 1890

Infant of Charles S & Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS. 

Buried:  28 Jan 1890.

No headstone found or identified.

416

S-34

Wallis

Infant

?

Apr 1893

Infant of Charles S & Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS. 

Buried:  14 Apr 1893.

No headstone found or identified.

416

S-34

Wallis

Infant

?

Sep 1900

Infant of Charles S & Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS. 

Buried:  30 Sep 1900.

No headstone found or identified.

416

S-34

Wallis

Irene C

1915

Sep 1954

Daughter of George LeRoy & Irene Mae (BENTON) WALLIS. 


Buried:  23 Sep 1954.

3927

935

N-3

Wallis

Irene Mae

1887

4 Oct 1973

nee BENTON.  Wife of George LeRoy WALLIS. 


Married 9 Jul 1910.

3926

935

N-3

Wallis

Jack

--

Apr 1874

Buried:  3 Apr 1874.

No headstone found or identified.

375

S-56

Wallis

James

--

20 Sep 1888

Husband of Hester A WALLIS, 1st; and Mary J ODON WALLIS, 2nd, married 9 Apr 1876.

“Father”

Aged 62 Y. 8 M. 25 D.

4989

4993

287

N-51

Wallis

James F

1 Apr 1865

14 Dec 1893

Consort of Ellen (STRICKLAND) WALLIS. 

Married:  16 Nov 1887. 

Son of William J "Jack" & Frances J (STONGAUS) WALLIS.

6307

466

S-41

Wallis

James M

27 Jan 1927

29 Mar 1987

Husband of Mary Helen WALLIS. 

Son of Mozeldus H “Mose” & Eunice S WALLIS.

S1, US Navy, WW II.

7204

7205

1465

SA-33

Wallis

John L "Jack"

22 Jun 1833

28 Jun 1915

Husband of Martha A (WOODS) WALLIS, 1st, married 29 Aug 1854; and Sarah (HAMILTON) WALLIS, 2nd, married 29 Aug 1901. 


Son of Thomas & Esther M (CRABTREE) WALLIS.

4468

4470

186

N-29

Wallis

John Lawrence

19 Nov 1910

13 Mar 1988

Husband of Wilhelmene J (JOHNSON) WALLIS. 

Married 21 Dec 1933. 

Son of Aruel E & Flora A (OLDHAM) WALLIS.

5306

1304

SW-1

Wallis

Lillian E

17 Sep 1907

6 Mar 1963

nee HAYES.  Wife of Harvey A WALLIS.

“Mother”

5191

232

N-59

Wallis

Linda K

28 Sep 1956

--

Wife of Lloyd R WALLIS. 


Married 14 Jun 1975. 

“Our Son:  Chad Eric”

6856

6857

1096

S-63

Wallis

Lloyd R

6 Aug 1954

19 Aug 2001

Husband of Linda R WALLIS. 

Married 14 Jun 1975. 

Son of Randall R & Gladys (HUSK) WALLIS.

“Our Son:  Chad Eric”

6856

6857

1096

S-63

Wallis

Martha

1864

Sep 1925

nee THOMAS.  Wife of Charles S WALLIS. 

Married 18 Oct 1888. 

Daughter of William & Elizabeth (STURGEON) THOMAS.

“Mother” 

Buried:  4 Sep 1925.

6120

416

S-34

Wallis

Martha A

27 Nov 1833

4 Mar 1899

nee WOODS.  First wife of John L WALLIS. 

Married 29 Aug 1854. 

Daughter of Joseph M & Susan (TOMPKINS) WOODS.

4468

4469

186

N-29

Wallis Holder

Mary B

22 Sep 1901

18 Dec 1976

Wifeof William Doyle WALLIS, 1st, married 9 Nov 1920 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana; and second wife of Verner HOLDER, 2nd.  

Daughter of William & Anna (KORTEA) BUCK.

“Mother” 

Note:  See also; Holder, Mary B Wallis.

5761

713

S-20

Wallis

Mary Helen

14 Nov 1930

--

Wife of James M WALLIS.

7204

1465

SA-33

Wallis

Mary Jane

--

22 Feb 1902

Second wife of James WALLIS.

Aged 70 Y.

“Mary J”

4991

4992

287

N-51

Wallis

Mozeldus H “Mose”

21 Feb 1894

22 Mar 1965

Husband of Eunice S (WITHERS) WALLIS. 


Son of Charles S & Martha (THOMAS) WALLIS.

Indiana, Sgt., US Army, WW I.

6122

6123

397

S-34

Wallis / Wallace

Nancy E McNeely

17 Jan 1838

7 Dec 1902

Second wife of Samuel Dougan WALLACE.

Married 10 Feb 1873.  

Daughter of Samuel D & Phebe McNEELY.

(Note:  Surname carved on the monument is "WALLACE,"  however, Samuel 's surname is consistently spelled "WALLIS" and that is also found on the marriage record.  Thanks to Robert C Wallis for calling attention to this issue.)

6745

6746


303

S-58

Wallis

Nancy J

8 Mar 1836

11 Dec 1908

nee WEST.  Wife of Aaron M WALLIS. 


Married 4 May 1857.

5192

232

N-59

Wallis

Perry E

1863

Oct 1932

Husband of Abbie E (BAYER) WALLIS. 

Married 23 Nov 1884. 

Son of John L & Martha A (WOODS) WALLIS.

“Father” 

Buried:  5 Oc 1932.

5711

700

S-17

Wallis

Randall R

28 Feb 1928

3 Apr 2012

Husband of Gladys Virginia (HUSK) WALLIS. 

Son of Amel E & Flora Altha (OLDMAN) WALLIS. 

(Click here to view obiturary.)

2522

1632

SA-1

Wallis

Raymond Joe

6 Jan 1922

5 Dec 2000

Husband of Dorothy Jean (DREW) WALLIS. 

Married 13 Nov 1940. 

Son of George & Waughneta WALLIS.

5940

1057

S-28

Wallis

Rita Sue

19 Nov 1945

20 Jan 2006

Daughter of Raymond Joe & Dorothy Jean (DREW) WALLIS.

“Sister”

(On same stone as brother, Gary R WALLIS.)

5939

1057

S-28

Wallis

Robert

1821

14 Apr 1875

Husband of Catharine (BROTHERS) WALLIS. 

Married 15 Nov 1848.

5050

5049

290

N-54

Wallis

Robert

4 Mar 1864

18 Jun 1889

First husband of Melissa (WOODS) WALLIS WARREN. 

Married 3 Mar 1889.

Aged 25 Y. 3 M. 14 D.

(Note:  Monument has “Wife” carved on opposite face; She remarried to Francis M WARREN, 2 Sep 1894 and is buried with him in adjacent row.)

5151

293

N-57

Wallis

Robert

?

Nov 1889

Son of Robert WALLIS & Melissa (WOODS) WALLIS WARREN.  


Buried:  7 Nov 1889.

5152

290

N-57

Wallis

Samuel Dougan

11 Jan 1818

10 Apr 1891

Husband of Sarah R (McNEELY) WALLIS, 1st, married 27 Apr 1836; and Nancy E McNEELY WALLIS, 2nd, married 13 Mar 1872. 

Son of Aaron & Hannah (DOUGAN) WALLIS / WALLACE.

“Father” 

Civil War.


6754

6756

302

S-59

Wallis

Sarah

2 Apr 1844

2 Jan 1923

nee HAMILTON.  Second wife of John L WALLIS. 

Married 29 Aug 1901. 

Daughter of Jonathan & Rachel (CRABTREE) HAMILTON.

4468

4471

186

N-29

Wallis

Sarah R

15 Feb 1818

2 May 1871

nee McNEELY.  First wife of Samuel Dougan WALLIS. 


Married 27 Apr 1836.

“Mother”

6753

6758

302

S-59

Wallis

Thomas Hayes

29 Jun 1937

6 Apr 1999

Son of Harvey A & Lillian E (HAYES) WALLIS.


“Dad & Brother”

“My Daughters:  Terri, Tracy”

National Guard

5243

5244

1091

N-62

Wallis

Waughneta G

21 May 1898

28 May 1982

nee WHITE.  Wife of George WALLIS. 

Daughter of Joseph P & Elizabeth H (MALOT) WHITE.

5936

1056

S27

Wallis

Wilhelmene J

12 Mar 1913

14 May 1997

nee JOHNSON.  Wife of John L WALLIS. 

Married 21 Dec 1933. 

Daughter of Herbert & Margaret JOHNSON.

5306

1304

SW-1

Wallis

William Doyle

10 Jul 1897

Apr 1941

First husband of Mary B (BUCK) WALLIS HOLDER. 

Married 9 Nov 1920 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana.

Son of Andrew & Malissia (GUDGLE) WALLACE.

“Father”  Buried:  22 Apr 1941

5761

713

S-20

Wallis

William J "Jack"

9 Dec 1843

5 Dec 1915

Husband of Frances (STONGAUS) WALLIS.

Married 31 Mar 1864.

Son of Samuel Dougan & Sarah R (McNEELY) WALLIS

Aged 71 Y. 11 M. & 6 D.

"Father"

6755

6756


365

S-59

Wallis

William R

18 Dec 1824

Jan 1904

Husband of Hannah E (WILLIAMS) WALLIS.

4701

205

N-39


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.