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Long Run Baptist Cemetery

Craig Township
Recorded by Wanda Morford in 1980

The Long Run Baptist Church, Organized in 1818, is located on State Road 129 one mile south of Moorefield.  Among the original seven members of the Church were William J. and Catherine Griffith. On August 3, 1822 as found in the recorders office of the Switzerland County Court House in Deed Book C, page 317, they deeded to the trustees of the Church, Nathanial Garard, William Lock, and Thomas Wright, for $2, land to be used as a burying ground.  It was described as follows;  One acre of land in the NW quarter of section 6, Township 2, Range 3, and said lot of land or acre to be in a square in said corner of the above named quarter section.



Adams
Thomas,  d.  July 26, 1864   aged 60 y
Marion F.    b.  Jan. 20, 1846    d.  Dec. 21, 1930
Martha, wife of Marion,   b.  Feb. 14, 1846   d.  Sep. 11, 1883
Corrindia, dau. of M. & M.  b. Apr. 28, 1879   d.  Oct. 1881
Minnie, dau. of M. & M.   b. Sep. 26, 187(8)?   aged 1 y 9 d
 
Anderson
Abraham,    d.  Aug. 27, 1832  aged 31 y 7 m 27 d
Sarah, wife of Abraham   d.  Apr. 23, 1855   aged  18 y 2 m 16 d
   
Banks
Eliza, wife of Thomas J.,   d.  Feb. 13, 1855  aged   26 y 7 m 26 d
Gerania,  dau. of T.J. & N. A.,   d.  Jul. 16, 1861  aged 7 m 5 d
 
Bocers? (Rogers)
Steven, a Revolutionary Soldier,   d.  Nov. 31, 1845 in the 88th year of his age (death date Nov. 30, 1845-father in law of Nathaniel Garard one of the founders of Long Run Church) thanks to Ardath Blue for this update-old stones can be very difficult to read.
 
Bray
John,   b.  Aug. 29, 1850   d.  Sep. 25, 1895
Susan, his wife,   b.  Sep. 26, 1849   d.  Sep. 25, 1895
 
Brindley
Abijah (M?), son of A. & M.,   b.  Aug. 22, 181(9)?   d.  Jul. 6, 1859
two stones down by above covered with dirt and grass
 
Brooks
Martin V.,   1838-1926   funeral home marker
Mary W.,   1849-1919   funeral home marker
 
Brown
Elisha A.,    d.  Apr. 6, 1872 in the 76th year of his age, broken-down
Leslie J.,   son of G.W. & L.T.,   b.  May 30, 1890   d.  Oct. 28, 1892

Clemens
Thurman L.,   b.  Sep. 18, 1890   d.  Apr. 11, 1913
James W.,   1869-1942  funeral home marker

Coleman
Florence, dau. of John D. & Sarah,   d.  Aug. 22, 1871   aged 4 m 14 d
Sarah, this stone by above, is broken can only read name
Curtis J., son of R.E. & E.M.,   1883-1885
Harald H.,  son of R.E. & E.M.,   1880-1884
Edward,   d. Jun. 2, 1884  aged  50?y 6 m 1 d
stone by above illegible
 
Crandell
John M.,  b.  Dec. 27, 1823   d. Dec. 17, 1893} same stone as Sarah
Sarah A.,  b.  Oct. 17, 1830   d.  Nov. 2, 1901}
John W., son of J.M. & S. A.,   b. Jun. 6, 1858   d.  Jun. 25, 1887  aged 29 y 19 d
Lydia, wife of Wilson,   b. Mar. 15, 1794   d. Aug. 6, 1853
Hannah P.,  dau. of Wilson & Lydia,  Jan. 22, 1853  aged 25 y 1 m 7 d
 
Culver
Joshua,   d. Mar. 11, 1891  aged 85 y 11 m 5 d
Nancy, wife of Joshua   b.  Oct. 8, 1809   d.  Oct. 29(?), 1881
Minnie Ethel, dau of A. & M.   d.  Sep. 30, 1873   aged 3 m 3 d
large stone by above broken and illegible
 
Curry
Anna, dau. of J. & Sarah,  d.  Feb. 12, 1870  aged 6 m 12 d  - broken
 
Danner
David,   d.  Sep. 6, 1843   aged 37(?)y 6 m 14 d -down
Catherine, wife of David,   d.  Apr. 15, 1881  aged 93 y 2 m 15 d
 
Dickason
Evert,   b.  Oct. 2, 1883   d.  Nov. 13, 1883
 
Dow
Mary, Taylor   1860-1909
 
Fagg
Archibald W.,   1852-1930} same stone as Ida
Ida E. T.,   1862-1930}
 
Finch
Annie, dau. of G.C. & M.J.,   d.  Aug. 10, 1879    aged 16 y 2m 15 d
Mary J.,  wife of G.C.,   d.  Mar. 18, 1902  aged 5(2)? y 2 m 10 d
 
Golay
Eva M. Griffith   b.  Apr. 23, 1877,  married George L. Golay Mar. 3, 1892   d.  Jul. 17, 1895--Metal
 
Gordon
Winfield S.,   d.  May 1, 1896   aged 41 y 1 m 10 d} same stone as Mabel
Mabel,   d.  Feb. 16, 1894   aged 6 y 9m 20 d}

Grey
Izoona,   d.  Jan. 7, 1845   Mar. 28, 1930   "Mother"
 
Griffin
Franklin P., son of John & Eliza,   d. Jul. 22, 1856   aged 2 y & ?
Jane, dau. of John & Eliza,   d. Apr. 15, 1860   aged 14 y 7 m 4 d
Nathan, son of John & Eliza,   d.  Feb. 25, 1860  aged  7 (or 2) m
Matilda,  dau. of John  & Eliza,   d.  Jul. 22, 1859  aged 15 y 8 m
 
Griffith
John,  d.  May 17, 1831  aged 23 y 28 d
stone by above broken, can only read  24 y 21 d
Wm. J.,  d.  Nov. 27, 1864,   aged 87 y 7 m 5 d} same stone as Catherine
Catherine, wife of Wm. J.  d. Jun. 24, 1846   aged 66 y 2 m 18 days---there is also an old stone for Catherine, wife of Wm. J.  d. Jun. 24, 1849  aged 68 y 2 m 18 d, - (don't know which year or age is correct).
Nelson,  Co. D. 10th Ind. Cav.
T.S.  Co. K.  139 Ind. Inf.
Wm. J.   b.  Oct. 20, 1823   d.  Aug. 19, 1855--down may be inscription on other side
 
Hankins
John A.,   1874 no date of death} same stone as Bertha
Bertha V.,  his wife,  1879-1912}
John A.,  appears to be a separate stone for John A. above   1874-1945
 
Hannas
Ceclia, wife of William,  d. Jul. 2, 185⁄-broken
   
Hannis
Henry.,  d.  Jul. 21, 1846  aged 25 y 11 m
broken stone by above-says 57 years,  rest of stone gone 
 
Hatton
Chester, son of J. & M.E.,    d. Jul 17, 1883   aged 1 y 8 m 15 d-down
 
Hewson
Mary, dau. of Thomas & Mary,  d. Nov. 10, 1939   aged 12 y 4 m
 
Higgins
Martin M.,  Co. A. 3rd Ind. Cav.  b. Feb. 11, 1846   d.  Jan. 28, 1915} same stone as Mary Jane
Mary Jane, his wife,  b. Jan. 1, 1848   d. Sep. 8, 1901
Carrie K.,   b. Apr. 3, 1874   d.  Oct. 17, 1899
 
Hockensmith
Isaac,  d. Jul 4, 1850   aged 58 y 10 m 19 d
 
Konkle
Nancy A.,  wife of John,   d.  Jan. 31(?), 1882   aged 33 y 4 m 25(?) d
 
Kunkle
John,   b.  Dec. 2, 1804   d.  Apr. 17, 1889} same stone as Mary
Mary, wife of John,   b.  Mar. 6, 1810   d.  Jul. 29, 1895}
David,  b. Feb. 3 1840   d. Mar. 16, 1900
 
Lamberson
Mary J.,  widow of Perry Lamberson and wife of J.J.P. Schenk,  b. Oct. 24, 1826   d.  Mar. 27, 1875-other side of stone says "In Memory of Perry Lamberson"
 
Leap
David,   d. Sep. 14, 1874,  aged 41 y 13 d
Martha, wife of David,   d.  Oct. 18, 1887,  stone too deep to read age
Samuel,   d. Nov. 5, 1884   aged 89 y 1 m 21 d
Elizabeth, wife of Samuel,  d. Sep. 17, 1877  aged 83 y
Henrietta, consort of Samuel,  d. Jan. 11, 1846  in the 18th year of her age
three small stones by the above stone-all illegible
Sanford, son of J. & E.,  d. Mar. 31, 1855 aged 9 d
George M.,  d. Apr. 16, 1883  aged  25 y 2 m 4 d
 
Lewis
Mary, wife of A., ⁄broken off
Stephen,   d. Oct. 24, 1874  aged 27(?) 5 m 15 d
John,  d. Feb. 16, 1872   aged 45 y 6 m 16 d--Masonic emblem
Tobitha L., wife of John,   d. Mar. 2, 1871   aged 28 y 6 m 9 d
William,   d.  Apr. 10, 1863   aged 55 y 5 m 13 d
Elizabeth, wife of Wm.,   d. Jul. 7, 1874    aged 74 y 5 m 15 d
William, son of Wm. & Elizabeth,  died in New Orleans  Dec. 15, 1855  aged 27 y 5 m
Jesse, son of Wm. & E,   aged 3 y 5 m
Isaac, son of Wm. & E.  aged 5(?) y 21 d
Henry, son of Wm. & E. aged 3 or 8 y 3 m
Ann, dau. of Wm. & E. aged 2 y 11 m
stone by above broken, name gone,----11, 1855   aged 89 y
 
Lock
John Sr.,    d.  Apr. 10, 1899   aged 82 y 7 m 26 d
Elizabeth, wife of John Sr.,   d. Feb. 16, 1877   aged 77 y
John W.,   b. Dec. 10, 1835   d. Apr. 21, 1909
Malinda, wife of J.W.,   d. Jul. 25, 1889   aged 49 y 9 m 25 d
Saml.,   d. Sep. 7, 1978   aged 55 y 11 m 23 d} same stone of Eliza
Eliza, wife of Samuel,   d.  Feb. 7, 1875   aged 55 y 4 m 6 d}
Samuel,  b.  Feb. 29, 1860   d. Sep. ?, 1887
Mary C.,   d. May 29, 1885   aged 31 y 5 m 15 d
Henry,  d. Jan. 28, 1879   aged 50 y 4 m 9 d
William, son of Henry & Sarah   d. Apr. 1, 1877  aged 16 y 8 m
Margaret, dau. of John W. & Hannah,   d. Feb. 23, 18(54)?  aged 3 y 13 d
Godfrey A.,  b. Mar. 4, 1911  d. Apr. 27, 1963
Ashley A.,   b. Jan. 17, 1899  d. Aug. 22, 1908
Alexander,   1871-1975} same stone as Stella
Stella,  1880-1954}

McKenzie
Elizabeth, wife of Alexander, dau. of--broken off down
Jane, wife of John.  d. Aug. 5, 1862   aged 26(?)y 11 m 5 d
Infant son of John & Jane, born & died Jan. 19, 1853
Mary E., dau. of A. & L.,  d. Jun. 3, 1871   aged 9 y 2 m 10 d
Janet, dau. of D. & M.,  b. Jun. 3, 1841  d. 1881
John W. son of J. & M.A.,  b. Feb. 7, 1867  d.  Nov. 1, 1896
 
Manford
Martha, wife of F.K.,   b. Sep. 18, 1853   d.  Aug. 10, 1891
 
Orr
Joseph,  b. Jun. 23, 1826   d. Dec. 26, 1902   aged 76 y 6 m 3 d
Catherine, wife of Joseph,  b. Apr. 7, 1870  aged 46 y 1 m 22 d
Mary A., dau. of J.& C.  d. Oct. 6, 1853 aged 3 y 1 m 12 d
Lucinda,  dau. of J. & C.  d. Oct. 13, 1867  aged 14 y 10 m 27 d
 
Plummer
Sarah E., dau. of J.H. & E.   d. Jan. 20, 1862  aged 2 y 22 m
 
Pollock
Margaret, wife of David W.,   d.  Dec. 21, 1866   aged  31 y 1(?) 5 d
 
Reed
J.S.,   d. Sep. 4, 1877  aged 66 y
Millie, wife of Joselin,  d.  Feb. 20, 1887   aged 71 y
Sophia, dau. of J.S. & M.   b. Jan. 25, 1839   d. --1856-broken
Clarise, dau. of J.S. & M.   b. Jul 24, 1857  d. Jan. 20, 1858
Joshua A., son of J.S. & M.  b. Dec. 25, 1855  d. Aug. 21, 1856
John H., son of J.S. & M.   b. Oct. 24, 1834   d. ---1855
Archer,  d. Apr. 16, 1866  aged 13 y 5 m 7 d
Sarah,  d.  Feb. 21, 1888  aged  15 y 10 m 9 d
Joseph,   b. Jun. 7, 1846   d. Oct. 15, 1899
Olive, wife of Joseph,   d.  May 12, 1880  aged 30 y 7 m 9(?) d
Thomas L.,  d. Nov. 30, 1871  aged 26 y 17 d
Thomas,  b. Oct. 12, 1857  d.  May 10, 1946
Wm. E.,   b.  May 4, 1864   d.  Mar. 28, 1897} same stone as Sophia E.
Sophia E.,  wife of Wm. E.  b. Mar. 31, 1860
William,  b. Nov. 22, 1820  d. Aug. 17, 1896} single stone "Our Parents"
Nelly, his wife,  b.  Aug. 5,  1830   d.  Apr. 17, 1899}
Nancy Jane,  b. Sep. 7,  1851  d. Apr. 3, 1838
William J.,  d.  Aug. 2, 1878  aged  36 y 7 m 2 d
Emma,  dau. of W.J. & Eunice,   d. Mar. 2, 1873   aged 3 y 11 m 4 d
 
Ridgway
Elizabeth, wife of Samuel,   d. Dec. 18, 1855 in her 35th year
 
Sauvain
Catherine H., wife of Henry, departed this life Dec. 1848 in her 25th year
 
Sharp
Martha, wife of Abram,   d. Jan. 11, 1828, set too deep to read death date
 
Sigmon
John,  d. Jun. 9, 1861   aged 77 y
Rachel, wife of John,  d.  Nov. 28, 1862   aged 69 y 2 d
Francis M.,  b. Feb. 4, 1850  d. Jul. 10, 1917} same stone as Mary
Mary, his wife,  b. Nov. 23, 1848  no death date
Francis Merrill, son of H.M. & Estelle,   b. Oct. 10, 1926   d.  Feb. 13, 1928
John G.,  b. Feb. 10, 1838   d.  Aug. 1, 1917-Masonic Emblem} same stone as Sarah
Sarah J., his wife,   b. Feb. 7, 1836   d.  Mar. 21, 1907}
Martha B.  1856-1892} same stone as Andrew
Andrew J.,  1856-1940}
Larkin,   d. Jul. 26, 1875   aged 59 y 8 m 7 d
Mary, wife of Larkin   d.  Oct. 30, 1896  aged  73 y 21 d
Mary H.,  dau. of Larkin & Mary,  b. Jul. 12, 1854   d. Apr. 29, 1862
Sarah J., dau. of Larkin & Mary,   b. Feb. 1, 1858   d. Feb. 8, 1858
Thomas,   d. Dec. 25, 1882   aged 69 y 5 m 23 d--Masonic Emblem
Rachel,  d. Jul. 2, 1883  aged 70 y 5 m 19 d
Jesse,  Co. E.  50 Ind. Inf.
Jesse L.,  Co. L. 93 Reg.   d. Dec. 21, 1864   aged 27 y 4 m 14 d
Joseph T.,  Pvt. 50 Ind. Inf.  d. Mar. 10, 1862
Larkin H.,   b. Oct. 20, 1858   d. Feb. 26, 1936--Masonic Emblem
 
Smith
Joseph,   d. Jul. 19, 1839   no other date or age
Jamison H.,  son of Joseph & Nancy    d. Jul. 3, 1853-broken, down no other date
 
Swango
Harry,   b. Dec. 16, 1892    d.  Aug. 2, 1908
Gracie, dau. of J. & J.,  b. Nov. 11, 1889  d. Mar. 20, 1894
Effa A.,  dau. of Wm. & Emma,  d. Feb. 26, 1892   aged  5 y 4 m 6 d
 
Taylor
Arthur B.,  d.  Jun. 4, 1881   aged  29 y 4 m 4 d-off base
Charles T.,  1829-1888} same stone as Agnes A.
Agnes A., his wife  1834-1916}
Harvey H.,   1873-1887
Martha,  d. Mar. 3, 1853   aged  26 y 3 m 2 d-down
John C.,   d. Oct. 5, 1827  aged 21 d
Rebecca P.,  d. Jan. 15, 1880  in her 87th year  "Our Mothers Grave"-metal
Eliza,  wife of W. P.,   d. Mar. 29, 1861  aged 37 y 11 m 29(?)d
Wm. P.   b.  May 20, 1822   d. Dec. 13, 1891  "Father"
Cecilia A.,  wife of W.P.   d. Aug. 16, 1832   d. Jul. 7, 1907-metal
George J.,  b. Jul. 18, 1818  d.  Aug. 28, 1890-metal
 
Todd
John,  born in Ky., Mar. 7, 1806  died in Switzerland Co. Ind. Apr. 15, 1872,  aged 66 y 8 m 1 d
John, 1806-1872} same stone as Nancy-this stone seems to be a replacement for the one above
Nancy Todd Cowan,  1826-1904}
?    ,  dau. of David & Malinda,  d. Nov. 8, 1841   aged 2 y 8 d - broken
Joseph,   d.  Mar. 20, 1837  aged 68 y 29 d
 
Tower
Edna Pearl,   b. Aug. 29, 1883  d. Sep. 24, 1884
Mary Ethel,   b. Dec. 24, 1886   d.  Aug. 28, 1888
Ollie Belle,   b. Nov. 26, 1881  d. Sep. 18. 1887
 
Vernon
Tinsley,   d. Aug. 15, 1812   d. Nov. 19, 1897}same stone as Ruth
Ruth,  b.  Dec. 30, 1820  d.}
   
Waltz
Hannah, wife of Henry   d.  May 30, 1864   aged 65 y 3 m 16 d - very worn
 
Ward
Saml J.,  a native of Leeds, England   b. Jun. 16, 1819  d. Mar. 2, 1889 - down
 
Washmuth
Herman G.,  1867-1921}same stone as Lilly
Lilly, his wife,  1873-1901}
Infant son of H. & L.,  no dates
 
Weaver
Cedric,   b.  Feb. 19, 1894   d. Jul. 25, 1895} same stone as Doris
Doris R.,   b. Jun. 12, 1903   d. Oct. 17, 1904
 
Willis
John,  a native of Ireland,   d. Sep. 5, 1855   aged 82 y
 
Winslow
Hester,   d. Jul. 15, 1877   aged 69 y
 
Worstell
Matthew,   b. Apr. 27, 1815   d. Nov. 27, 1897,   Member of Co. C. 3rd Ind. Inf.} same stone as Mary
Mary, his wife,   b. Dec. 13, 1836   d. Jul. 28, 1909