Jay County Farm Cemetery

Jay County Farm Cemetery, aka County Infirmary, Poor Farm, or Retirement Center, is located in Wayne Township, on the north side of CR 200N, about one mile east of US 27, in a field to the west of the main building. There is no sign.
The current listing is taken from the information on the previous Jay Co Burials page, tombstone photos and obituaries.
Most birth dates are calculated from age at death.
BHFHR = Baird-Hardy Funeral Home Records 1909-1911

If anyone knows the history of the cemetery or anyone buried here, please get in touch with Jim Cox.

Updated 9/29/2018
Jay County Farm Cemetery
Last Name First Name Birth Date Death Date Spouse/Marriage Date Parents Military Obit Photo
Andrews Gabriel abt 1845 11/18/1900 obit
Barker Henry abt 1858 1/19/1900 obit
Brown Maggie abt 1859 6/10/1898 obit
Carnes Philip 1/8/1816 1/8/1894 obit
Crowell Elizabeth 10/14/1830 1/22/1861
Hall Abram abt 1831 10/7/1895 obit
Hall James abt 1842 11/16/1905 obit
Keeps John abt 1816 5/1/1896 obit
Kelly Martin abt 1825 11/10/1911 BHFHR
Lattin Oliver Alonzo 2/16/1850 2/16/1938
McKinstry John 3/26/1837 12/11/1862 William A & Hannah D Ogden McKinstry Civil War Co F 75th IN Inf
McKinstry Mary 11/12/1844* 8/6/1861 W & H
Miller Mary C 8/7/1813 2/20/1876 W
Parmenter Lucy abt 1832 7/18/1897 obit
Patton Anderson 6/23/1860 8/21/1934 Milton & Elizabeth A Powell Patton
Patton Milton 1816 6/15/1895 Elizabeth A Powell - 12/9/1847 Richard & Elizabeth Seward Patton
Powell William 1/29/1875 Civl War Pvt Co I 130th IN Inf
Puterbaugh John O
Smith David abt 1826 8/23/1896 obit
unknown Mercy illegible
Williams Ellen 4/6/1852
Williams Harry B 9/8/1862* 2/20/1864 J J & S J
Williams John J 1843 5/13/1865 "Last man to die in the Civil War" Civil War Pvt Co B 34 IN Vol Inf photo
Williams Mary M 11/9/1840 10/16/1857 J J & M
Zumbrum Elizabeth abt 1804 1902 obit

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