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Dunn Cemetery

(Photos - December 2008 - Click on thumbnail for larger view)

Located in  Section 33 - Bloomington Township -

on the Indiana University Campus next to the Indiana Memorial Union and Beck Chapel

Transcribed Deed


 
                     
Alexander Agnes (Bruster)   25 Apr 1763   25 Aug 1830 daughter of James and Eleanor Williamson Bruster, wife of William Alexander
Alexander Catherine "Kitty" (Bryant)                 first wife of John Alexander
Alexander James Jefferson    24 Feb 1788   13 Nov 1852 husband of Sarah Mershon; son of William and Agnes (Bruster) Alexander
Alexander John H       1798     Jul  1855 son of William and Agnes Bruster Alexander; husband of (1) Kitty Bryant, (2) Margaret Jane Clark
Alexander Robert Henry                 son of John & Margaret Jane (Clark) Alexander
Alexander Sarah "Sally" (Mershon)   15 Sep 1785   17 Feb 1864 wife of James Jefferson Alexander; daughter of Abraham Mershon; born near Culpeper VA
Allen Infant son   1 May 1839   1 May 1839 son of John W. & Fanny J. (Clark) Allen
Allen Martha (Alexander)   27 Sep 1772   1 Aug 1839 wife of Montgomery  (Note:  I haven't been able to prove that she was an Alexander; she and Montgomery were the parents of John W. Allen, husband of Fanny J. Clark, and I believe she may have been buried in the cemetery before the provision that only direct descendants of the three Bruster sisters could be buried there)
Allen Mary   30 Dec 1857   17 Sep 1860 daughter of Thomas & M.A. Allen
Allen Montgomery                 husband of Martha.  Note:  The Monroe County cemetery book adds this comment:  "b/o John"
Barnhill Charles Joseph   11 Nov 1918   26 Apr 2006 husband of P. Landis
Barnhill Phyllis (Landiss)   11 Oct 1918   23 Mar 2003 wife of Charles
Binkley Estelle               1969 wife of Eugene
Binkley Eugene               1954 husband of Estelle
Binkley Frank L.  (2nd stone)   27 Sep 1859   14 Dec 1880 son of S. L. & L.
Binkley James C.   26 Jul 1864   14 May 1913 son of S. L. & L.
Binkley Lizzie (Carter)   11 Jan 1837   22 Jun 1919 wife of Rev. 
Binkley Rev. Samuel Lyman   17 Feb 1836   24 Sep 1887 husband of Lizzie
Brown Herbert Raymond   14 Feb 1841   24 Dec 1930 son of G. A. & B. M.
Buckner Infant                 son of John & Nancy
Carter James Samuel   1 Oct 1844   19 Apr 1848 Inscription:  Sacred to the memory of James Saml Carter born Oct 1 1844 died April 19 1849 Suffer little children to come unto me and forbid them not for of such is the kingdom of God.
Carter James Williamson   10 Sep 1813   3 Mar 1873 husband of Lucinda E. (Dunn)
Carter Lucinda E. (Dunn)   29 May 1814   3 May 1885 wife of James Williamson Carter
Deckard Stephen   27 Feb 1841   10 Dec 1863 son of H. & E. E.
Defur Erma   26 Jun 1901   2 Sep 1902 daughter of L. & C. B.
Dunn Benjamin Rice   26 Mar 1830   27 Nov 1896 son of Samuel and Elizabeth (Grundy) Dunn 
Dunn Elizabeth (Grundy)   21 Feb 1787   14 Aug 1865 wife of Samuel; daughter of George II & Eleanor (Burch) Grundy 
Dunn Ellen                 wife of Wm. Charles
Dunn Ellenor (Bruster)   25 Jan 1754   3 Nov 1841 wife of Samuel Fowler Dunn Sr.; daughter of James & Elinor (Williamson) Bruster
Dunn Felix Clellan   14 Apr 1818   30 Sep 1885 husband of (1) Margaret (Gould) (2) Mary J. (Slocum), son of Samuel and Elizabeth (Grundy) Dunn.    Note:  I have his middle name as Clellan and the tombstone clearly has a C for the middle initial)
Dunn Lizzie                   Infant of Felix Clellen and Margaret (Gould) Dunn
Dunn Margaret (Gould)   2 Jan 1823   15 Jan 1856 wife of Felix Clellen Dunn
Dunn Samuel   12 Jan 1784   6 Jun 1849 husband of Elizabeth (Grundy) Dunn; son of Samuel Fowler Dunn Sr and wife Elinor (Bruster) Dunn
Dunn Samuel Grundy           3 Apr 1930 father of Mabel, age 74, Book H-24, Page 156
Frost Sarah Brewster (Irvin)   3 Jan  1796   17 Jun 1880 wife of William Frost, daughter of Samuel & Jennet "Jennie" (Bruster) Irvin 
Frost William   2 Feb  1800   6 Nov 1868 husband of Sarah Brewster (Irvin)
Hardin Unknown Infant   21 Apr 1829   13 Jan 1831 1 year, 8 months, 23 days
Hutton Kathryn Jane (Alexander)   31 Aug 1920         wife of Robert Hutton, daughter of Silas Erwin and Ethel (Doughtery) Alexander
Hutton Edward Luke   5 May 1919       2009 husband of Kathryn Jane Alexander
Irvin Jennett (Bruster)   11 Apr 1761   17 Jul 1831 wife of Samuel Irvin; daughter of James & Elinor (Williamson) Bruster
Launon Infant twins           18 Jan 1881  
McCarter James Samuel   1 Oct  1844   19 Apr 1848 son of J. W. & l. E.
Owen Almira (Seward)   30 May 1800   15 Aug 1867 sister of Austin Seward 
Seward Austin       1798   27 Oct 1872 husband of Jane "Jeannette" (Irvin) and Clementine (Alexander)
Seward Austin       1831   29 Apr 1832 son of Austin & Jane (Irvin) Seward
Seward Doris Marie       1917       1999  
Seward Henry       1823   23 Dec 1825 son of Autin & Jane (Irvin) Seward
Seward Jane (Irvin)   29 May 1800   15 Aug 1865 wife of Austin Seward; daughter of Samuel and Jannet (Bruster) Irvin
Seward Jenny           28 Dec 1813 daughter of A. & J.  Note:  I suspect this is an incorrect death year if she is the daughter of Austin & Jane (Irvin) Seward.
Stitt Martha Ellen           5 Feb 1866 daughter of E. & M. J.
Taylor Mary M. (Campbell)   18 Aug 1911   13 May 1982  
Taylor Nancy (Seward)       1925         wife of Walter
Taylor Thomas Lee   12 Feb 1935   15 Nov 1993  
Thornton Genette   7 Oct 1860   18 Aug 1864  
Thornton Mary Grace   6 Oct 1866   5 Sep 1875  
Warden Marilyn (Seward)   3 May 1923   5 Feb 2004 wife of Wayne Warden, Jr.
Winkeljohn Opal               1986  
Young Wm.       1858         son of Wm. & Fannie  Note:  I believe these parents are John William Young and Frances "Fannie" Catherine (Alexander) Young; Fannie is the daughter of John H. and Margaret Jane (Clark) Alexander--the child's name is on one side of the oblelisk with the names of John and his first wife Kitty Bryant and a son of John and his second wife Margaret Jane Clark.
Unknown Buddie       1934       1948 on back of stone for Erma Defur
 

* Photos and compiled listing by James D. VanDerMark with many of the notes and additional comments supplied by Connie Shotts