Genealogy


Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.

 

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Wheeling Cemetery

(Also known as Bovine Cemetery, Crow Cemetery, Methodist Cemetery, and Whiting Cemetery)

Washington Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:Latitude, 38.4140 N;  Longitude, -87.4483 W
Congressional Location:NE-1/4; SE-1/4; SECTION 19; TOWNSHIP 1S; RANGE 9W
Common Directions:

Located about 100 feet north of County Road 400N at the intersection with the Wheeling-Oatsville Road, at the northeast edge of Wheeling.

Last updated 17 Dec 2016

The following  transcription was made an unknown author and was updated 26 Feb 2010 by Daniel L Elliott.  It is an attempt to show all known graves.  There likely are unmarked graves plus a few unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.   Photographed by Georgia McIllhiney, Sep 2001 and by Daniel L Elliott, 18 Mar 2010.

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Notes & Inscriptions

Photos

Section

Row

Adams

John Calvin

6 Feb 1848

29 Jan 1859

Son of John S & Matilda ADAMS.


Aged 10 yrs. 11 mos. 23 dys.


 N/A

 5

Beck

John

 --

31 Jul 1862

Son of John & Elizabeth (CROW) BECK.


Aged 26 yrs. 9 mos. 17 dys.


 N/A

 3

Beck

Silas

1858

--

 

No headstone found.

 N/A

 ?

Brunson

Cassues M C

22 Sep 1854

6 Dec 1854

Son of F & S BRUNSON


 N/A

 5

Burch

Martha Atheldia "T"

12 Mar 1859

10 Aug 1911

nee KIRK.  Wife of Zale BURCH. 


Daughter of Daniel & Cordelia (CROW) KIRK.

8657

 N/A

 1

Cloin

Sarah Jane “Sammie”

11 Mar 1841

20 Nov 1914

nee CUNNINGHAM.  Wife of Sylvester CLOIN. 


Married 30 Jul 1868. 


Daughter of Samuel & Jane (JONES) CUNNINGHAM.


(Note:  Dates taken from Certificate of Death.  Also reports burial in "Kirk" Cemetery on 22 Nov 1914.  (No evidence found at Kirk Cemetery of her burial there.)

No headstone found.

 N/A

 ?

Cloin

Sylvester J

abt 1826

15 May 1876

Husband of Sarah Jane “Sammie” (CUNNINGHAM) CLOIN. 


Married 30 Jul 1868. 


Son of Henry & Phoebe Ann (JOHNSON) CLOIN.

 

(Note:  Samma J Cloin filed for widow’s pension on 12 Apr 1886; she was a “widow” at the time of the 1880 census –youngest child is 6 years old.)


Sergeant, Company "E", 42nd. Indiana Infantry.







 N/A

 3

Crow

Charles “Charley”

 --

31 May 1938

Son of Dickson & Sally Ann “Sallie” (KIRK) CROW.


Aged 75 years.

No headstone found.

 N/A

 ?

Crow

Dickson  "Dick" "Richard"

28 Nov 1833

14 Dec 1905

Husband of Sally Ann "Sallie" (KIRK) CROW, 1st, married 16 Mar 1857; and 3rd husband of Mary Elizabeth (MAYO) EADS McMURTRY CROW, 2nd, married 14 Nov 1880.


Son of Henry & Martha "Patsy" (McGARY) CROW.


Aged 75 years. 


Buried here:  15 Dec 1905. 


Note:  Dates and some information from Death Certificate.  Other inforamtion courtesy of Kirsty Haining.

No headstone found.

 N/A

 ?

Crow

George R

8 Nov 1863

9 Jul 1904

Son of Dickson & Sally Ann “Sallie” (KIRK) CROW.


"Beloved One Farewell"


 N/A

 2

Crow

Henry

--

30 Dec 1852

Husband of Martha “Patsy” (McGARY) CROW. 


Married 16 Dec 1824.


". . . in the 54 year of his age"


8663  (footstone)

 N/A   2

 

Crow

John

14 Oct 1870

3 Mar 1902

Son of Dickson & Sally Ann “Sallie” (KIRK) CROW.


"We knew no sorrow, knew not grief, till thy bright _____ was missed"


(Died in Spanish American War)


8669  (John)

N/A

 2

Crow

Martha “Patsy”

 --

9 Aug 1884

nee McGARY.

Wife of Henry CROW. 


Married 16 Dec 1824.


“Gone Home”


Aged 83 yrs. 7 mos. 19 dys.


8666  (Mother)

 N/A

 2

Crow

Sally Ann "Sallie"

15 Jan 1836

1 Jan 1878

nee KIRK.  First wife of Dickinson "Dick" "Richard" CROW. 


Married 16 Mar 1857.


 N/A

  2

Cunningham

Nancy C

 --

18 Dec 1889

nee ADAMS.  Wife of Marshall CUNNINGHAM. 


Married 8 Jan 1855.


Aged 53 yrs. 5 mos. 27 dys.


 N/A

 2

Edwards

Arrilla

26 Sep 1817

19 Dec 1856

 --


 N/A

 3

Edwards

John Wiley

23 Jan 1837

8 Dec 1856

Aged 19 yrs. 10 mos. 15 dys.


8693  (footstone)

 N/A

 3

Elliott

Augustus

6 Jan 1831

4 Apr 1858

Husband of Mary Jane (HARTWELL) ELLIOTT.


Married 9 Nov 1856. 


Son of James & Matilda (HOWELL) ELLIOTT.


Aged 27 yrs. 2 mos. 28 dys. (Stone broken)


 N/A

 3

Elliott

Mary Jane

6 Jan 1832

10 May 1858

nee HARTWELL.  Consort of Augustus ELLIOTT. 


Married 9 Nov 1856. 


Daughter of Lester & Mary (JONES) HARTWELL.


Aged 26 yrs. 4 mos. 4 dys.


 N/A

 3

Kirk

Daniel

 --

26 Nov 1868

Husband of Nancy Cordelia CROW. 


Married 28 Mar 1855.


Aged 34 years.

No headstone found.

 N/A

 ?

Manning

Absalom

 abt 1827

--

Husband of Sarah (GOUGH) MANNING. 


Son of David Alexander & Jane (HUMPHREYS) MANNING.


Pvt., Indiana, Co. B, 65th Ind. Inf., 18 Aug 186222 Dec 1863.

Indiana Co. G, 143rd Inf. Reg., 9 Feb 186517 Oct 1865.


 N/A

 4

Thompson

George W

 --

19 Sep 1877

Husband of Marinda (CROW) THOMPSON. 


Married 16 Jan 1861. 


Son of John Robert & Susan (MAYHALL) THOMPSON.


Aged 38 yrs. 11 mos. 5 dys.


 N/A

 2

Thompson

Johney

-- 

22 Jan 1867

Son of George W & Miranda (CROW) THOMPSON.


Aged 5 yrs. 2 mos. 9 dys.


 N/A

 2

Thompson

Perry C

 --

17 Sep 1873

Son of George W & Miranda (CROW) THOMPSON.


Aged 3 yrs. 3 mos. 8 dys.


 N/A

 2

Whiting

Carl

-- 

25 Apr 1890

Infant son of Frank & Sarah (RENEER) WHITING.


Aged 2 mos. 12 dys.


 N/A

 2

Whiting

Lewis W

20 Aug 1841

2 Sep 1869

Husband of Nancy C (KIRK) WHITING. 


Married 8 Feb 1862. 


Son of William & Elizabeth WHITING.


Aged 28 yrs. 12 dys. 


Pvt., Co E, 42nd Reg. Indiana Infantry.


No headstone found.

 N/A

 ?

Whiting

Lizzie Dell

-- 

8 Mar 1887

Daughter of Lewis W & Nancy C (KRIK) WHITING.


Aged 19 years.


 N/A

 2

Whiting

Sarah

Abt. 1867

12 Jul 1890

nee RENEER.  Wife of Frank WHITING. 


Married 15 Dec 1886.


Daughter of C & Louisa WHITING.


Aged 22 yrs. 9 mos. 20 dys.

8677



 N/A

 2

?

?

 ?

?

Broken stone.

 8672

 N/A

 2

?

?

 ?

?

No readable information.
 8673

 N/A

 2

               

8654

8655