Lincoln Township was the last formed for the county.
Land was set aside from Colfax township on June 8, 1872. The two towns
in this township are Roselawn and Thayer.
Roselawn was platted by Craig and Rose in 1882 and Thayer in 1882 by
Atherton and Stratton. To learn more about the history of Lincoln
Township, Roselawn and Thayer, visit the Newcomer site.
Roselawn Cemetery is located
along SR 10 in Roselawn. From the Junction of I-65 and SR 10, go west
approximately 4-5 miles, it will be on the right.
Link here to the Newton County Cemetery listings.