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Location: Montgomery Township, Crawford County, Illinois (GPS: 38.884132, -87.643842)(Google Map) Cemetery compiled and graves probed by Burl L. Rich, April 7, 1995. The earlier Roesler survey of this cemetery is also provided online for cross-checking purposes, as an Adobe PDF file. Note concerning the below survey: An underlined name means a photograph of the headstone is available by clicking on the name. Rows - the graveyard is 200 feet north to south; row numbers begin on the east side and go to the west. Grave/plot sequences start on the north and go south. "(Bond)" means "Bond Funeral Home information". "LL-12" means "Crawford County Court House Death Records".

ROW 1

Wilkes, Lyle
10-25-1852 7-25-1919 Son of Allen & Ellen Wilkes
Ford, Katie
No Dates. Ford, Katie - Katie or Catherine Ford Married first a Mr. Wilkes, Second Warner Ford, Jr. 10 Sept. 1866 in Crawford County. She was born October 1815 in Kentucky.
Grave - no marker
Stant, Alsie Terrell
2-22-1863 10-22-1922
Stant, Elisha
11-4-1857 2-2-1936 Vault
Montgomery, Nellie B. *3
1898 1966 Vault
Montgomery, E. Blanche *3
1891 1964 Vault
Montgomery, Infant *3
4-24-1893 Dau. JD&SR Montgomery
Montgomery, John D.
12-9-1858 2-24-1913
Montgomery, Sophia Evans
5-1-1864 4-27-1935 Vault
Hawkins, Mary E.
5-11-1905 57Y2M13D
Grave - no marker Child Grave
Duncan, Mary A.
8-5-1902 2-27-1903 Dau. CM&NE Duncan
Duncan, Millie E.
12-7-1878 6-11-1904 Wife of CM Duncan
Duncan, Ruby C.
4-11-1904 10-9-1904 Dau. of CM&NE Duncan
Montgomery, Herman *2
2-14-1870 1-10-1953 Vault (Bond) - LL-12
Montgomery, Herman
No marker.
Montgomery, Luna *2
11-11-1875 4-1-1929 Vault
Montgomery, Samuel C. *1
3-25-1849 10-1-1916
Montgomery, Martha Viola *1
7-6-1861 1-20-1921
Montgomery, Hubert Austin
1900 1918
Montgomery, William Wilson **
1916 1918
Montgomery, Samuel R.
4-13-1855 5-14-1933
Montgomery, Martha A. McCarter
2-14-1873 6-29-1962 Vault
Montgomery, Raymond **
1907 1937
Mickey, Sarah E. Lindsay *4
2-1-1869 1-2-1940 Vault
Mickey, Jasper
7-14-1868 4-23-1957 Vault

ROW #1 - NOTES

ROW #2

Grave - no marker Adult Grave
Terrell, Phoebe A. Carter
1848 1899 Wife of John Terrell
FOOTSTONE MARKER - Mother NO GRAVE
Terrell, John
1842 1914 CIVIL WAR
Grave - no marker Child Grave
Grave - no marker Adult Grave
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Landrith, Wheeler
8-1-1875 10M - Son R&CA Landrith
Ford, Robert J.
3-19-1877 1Y8M19D,Son GW&MF Ford
Ford, George W. (Jr)
8-1-1842 8-15-1877
Ford, Mary F. Nuttall
3-8-1842 8-15-1877 Wife George W. Ford, Jr.
Grave - no marker Child Grave
Grave - no marker Child Grave
NO ROOM TO BURY
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Parker, William H.
1870 1922 Vault
Parker, (Anne) Ella (Young)
1877 1959 Vault, Wife William H.Parker
Parker, Gilbert Y.
5-15-1907 2-9-1969 Vault
Grave - no marker

ROW #3

Grave - no marker Child Grave
Cawood, Infant Son
12-23-1875 1-15-1876 Son of J.M.&Z.E. Cawood
Ford, Lizzie F.
1-25-1871 10M4D,Dau. GW&MF Ford Jr
Cawood, Robert (William)
9-14-1868 1Y2M, Son JE&ZE Cawood
Grave - no marker
Ford, Mary A.
5-9-1874 68Y8M5D, Wife GW Ford Sr.
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Ford, Lemuel O.
3-20-1877 2Y8M20D, Son SR&SR Ford
Ford, Sophronia R.
2-19-1877 No Age Given, Wife SH Ford
Ford, Samuel H.
1884 1916. Ford, Samuel H. Son Samuel S. & Sarah Jane Ford - Both Buried Jones Cemetery.
Mills, Mary Jane
6-30-1910 8-30-1918 Dau. WA & Tressa Mills
Mills, Charles A.
8-16-1913 1Y5M11D, Son WA&T Mills
Mills, William A.
6-20-1883 4-16-1913
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Crozier, Freda C.
12-3-1922 10-9-1923

ROW #4

Lindsay, Levi
4-1-1889 5 Hrs - Son CW&AA Lindsay
Lindsay, Sarah E.
4-11-1866 2Y4M29D, NL&LL Lindsay
Grave - no marker
Ford, Samuel C.
8-9-1853 4Y9M20D
Ford, Abner
8-18- 3Y5M
Grave - no marker
Lindsay, D. Y.
5-3-1853 7M27D
Lindsay, Eliza J.
4-30-1853 2Y2M
Ford, Stephen R
4-23-1854 2Y8M25D
Highsmith, Lucinda
3-14-1857 2Y6M14D, Dau. LS&M.
Ford, Nancy A.
4-12-1850 21D
Ford, John M.
4-26-1851 8Y10M26D, Son SR&E Ford
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Allen, Ura
6-15-1880 2M1D, Dau. A&SI Allen
Allen, Sarah I.
3-4-1881 Approx. 38 Yrs. Old
Allen, Sarah I.
Wife of Alex F. Allen
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker

ROW #5

Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Terrell, Lucy A.
10-24-1873 3Y10M4D, Dau BF&E Terrell
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker

ROW #6

Grave - no marker
Lindsay, Sophronia Ford *1
7-28-1846 22Y21D, Consort A. Lindsay
Ford, Warner (III) *1
12-2-1849 28Y5M9D
Grave - no marker
Terrell, Martha A.
1822 June 1873
Terrell, Robert
1-1-1820 3-30-1891
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Strange, Infant Son
7-13-1902 3D, Son of CF&RE Strange
Strange, Fannie Ethel
7-11-1899 16y9m11d, Dau GW&SA Strnge
Strange, Cynthia Ann McCorkle
12-18-1848 2-13-1929
Strange, George W.
12-11-1852 2-15-1934
Strange, Frank
12-11-1879 9-26-1950
Strange, Mariah J. *1
6-15-1820 7-14-1905 85Y29D

ROW #6 NOTES

ROW #7

Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Montgomery, Irenia
8-17-1872 2Y6M2D. Dau. Wm. & EA Montgomerey
Montgomery, J. M.
8-2-1875 1Y10M13D. Son of N&A Montgomery
Montgomery, Queen E.
5-29-1875 8-3-1876 1Y2M4D. Dau. of N&A Montgomery
Montgomery, William A. *2
1-8-1838 3-4-1887
Montgomery, Eliza Ann Ford *1
10-20-1839 6-5-1923 Vault
Montgomery, Anna Pinkstaff
12-1-1890 36Y3M13D. Montgomery, Anna Wife of Nathaniel Montgomery
Montgomery, Nathaniel *2
1848 1-17-1922
Smith, Edna E.
12-9-1889 1Y3M13D, Dau. EP&JE Smith
Rogers, Mary
2-9-1893 68Y10M5D, Wife Benj. Rogers
Grave - no marker

ROW #7 NOTES

ROW #8

Highsmith, Thomas
1759 1830 Pvt. NC LINES. REVOLUTIONARY WAR
Highsmith, William Voorheis *1
3-24-1867 48Y 21D. *1 Mariah Ford married William V. Highsmith, her 1st husband - She is buried Row #6
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Martin, Frederick
12-7-1873 47Y10M16D
Grave - no marker

ROW #9

Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Stewart, Kernkappuck J.
5-16-1830 9-18-1855. Wife of GW Stewart
GRAVE - PLAIN STONE MARKER
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Montgomery, Edward D. *1
4-20-1876 8-12-1877
Montgomery, Homer A. *1
3-4-1880 2-20-1898
Montgomery, Harry E. *1
9-8-1885 1-9-1887
Montgomery, Edna E. *1
12-12-1882 5-30-1909
Simons, Mary E.
7-5-1885 1Y2M20D
Simons, Mary E.
Dau. WH&MO Simons
Simons, Infant Son
11-6-1893 WH&MO Simons
Lindsay, John W.
9-2-1855 PLAIN MARKER
Lindsay, Sarah A.
9-3-18
Montgomery, Nathaniel *2
6-25-1888 7-6-1890
Montgomery, Lizzie M. *2
9-26-1894 1-24-1895
Montgomery, DeWitt Clinton *3
4-23-1859 6-13-1895
Thompson, Olivia *4
6-28-1861 4-7-1949 Vault, (Ford, Montgomery)
Montgomery, Effie E. *3
4-22-1892 5-13-1921 Vault
Montgomery, Anna E. *3
4-11-1886 7-24-1875 Vault
Montgomery, Anna Lindsay *6
6-20-1827 11-18-1913
Montgomery, Wiley *5
12-2-1824 9-26-1904
GRAVE - PLAIN MARKER
GRAVE - PLAIN MARKER

ROW #9 - NOTES

ROW #10

Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Lindsay, Amos H.
8-29-1864 11M19D. Lindsay, Amos H. Son Hazael Jr. & Missouri Ann James Lindsay
Montgomery, Elizabeth E. *1
12-27-1859 6Y10M16D
Montgomery, Andrew Clark *1
12-22-1872 16Y8D
Mills, Sarah A.
6-20-1856 10Y5M12D
Montgomery, Anna R.
11-9-1876 4M19D. Dau. David & Mary K. Shimer Montgomery
Montgomery, David *1
8-22-1876 21Y9M5D
Montgomery, Sarah A. *4
5-1-1876 1Y9M19D
Rodgers, Maria L. Montgomery *1
11-25-1861 2-3-1880 18Y2M8D. Wife of Joseph W. Rodgers *3
Rodgers, Wiley O.
9-10-1878 3-1-1879 5M20D. Son JW&ML Rodgers
Montgomery, Wiley B.
10-12-1883 8 Days. Son John W. & Ida E. Rodgers *3 Montgomery
Montgomery, John W. *1
3-16-1885 27Y6M15D
Grave - no marker no vault
Montgomery, Ira D.
12-29-1889 8-17-1891. Son Lafayette *1 & Dora Emmons Montgomery
Montgomery, Louisa J. Ford *2
3-1-1888 34Y11M14D. Wife of Hazael Lindsay Montgomery
Montgomery, Hazael Lindsay *1
7-31-1884 44Y6M20D
Gayley, Minnie E. Montgomery *4
3-7-1898 25Y6M20D, Wife WH Gayley
Gayley, Minnie L.
12-19-1899 9M14D, Dau WH&ME Gayley
Montgomery, Robert W. *4
2-23-1900 20Y3M23D
Montgomery, Bertha A. *4
3-25-1878 8-27-1900 22Y5M2D

ROW #10 - NOTES

ROW #11

Ford, Elizabeth Hambrick
5-15-1873 64 Yrs, Wife Samuel R. Ford
Ford, Samuel R. *1
9-22-1800 2-14-1869
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Ford, Abner *2
4-25-1873 42Y6M12D
Grave - no marker
Lackey, Harriet Montgomery *3
4-20-1873 26Y5M28D. Wife of John A. Lackey
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Lindsay, Sarah Ford *4
4-2-1869 64Y6D Wife Hazael Lindsay
Lindsay, Hazael *5
9-17-1874 73Y6M29D
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Allison, Charles M. *6
1869 1923
Allison, Nellie Mariah Ellen Ford *7
11-29-1894 27Y14D. Wife of Charles Allison
Ford, Robert J. *8
1-24-1899 68Y1M24D, CIVIL WAR
Ford, Elizabeth Rich *9
8-28-1832 7-2-1909
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker

ROW #11 - NOTES

ROW #12

Lindsay, Benjamin O. *3
1-6-1874 1Y12D
Lindsay, Ernest M. *3
11-24-1883 4-24-1963
Lindsay, Amos *2
10-3-1889 45Y3M28D
Lindsay, Mary E. Rogers
11-20-1890 36Y18D
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Fisher, George W.
10-26-1864 65Y4M15D
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Lindsay, Missouri Ann James
6-12-1845 7-16-1889
Lindsay, Hazael Jr. *2
4-9-1837 6-31-1913
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Fitch, Andrew B.
11-19-1839 1-10-1902 CIVIL WAR, Lt., Co. C & F, 14th Ky. Infantry
Fitch, Nancy E. Ford *1
3-14-1845 2-26-1916
Fitch, William Brown
2-17-1876 1-8-1942 Son A&N Fitch
Fitch, Myrtle Linda Highsmith
4-7-1884 11-25-1920
Fitch, Garnett Marie
5-29-1932 15Y2M19D
Fitch, Garnett Marie
Dau. WB & Lena M. Highsmith Fitch
Fitch, Infant Dau.
3-8-1908 3-10-1908 WB & LM Fitch
Fitch, Myrtle I.
(NO MARKER) 5-26-1921 Dau (Child) WB&LM Fitch
Grave - no marker

ROW #12 - NOTES

ROW #13

Ford, John P. *1
11-5-1879 Age 15 Yrs, Son Amos Ford Jr
Shaw, Martha J. Ford *1
3-5-1883 20Y10M28D
Shaw, Martha J. Ford
Wife of Stephen Breckenridge Shaw
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
GRAVE - SANDSTONE MARKER
Cunningham, Julia Fitch *2
1882 1910 Vault
Cunningham, J. Alva *3
1880 8-30-1941 Vault

ROW #13 - NOTES

ROW #14

Nichols, Little Daisey
2-25-1882 11M22D, Dau WJ&R Nichols
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Montgomery, Andy C. *1
11-23-1896 14Y7M
Montgomery, Andy C.
Son of Wiley & Margaret Simons Montgomery
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Patterson, Evan *2
Aug. 1874 5-5-1907
Grave - no marker
Allen, Abijah W. *3
1846 1877 CIVIL WR
Allen, John F. *3
1837 10-25-1854 Corporal in CIVIL WAR

ROW #14 - NOTES

ROW #15

Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Mickey, John T.
1860 1917
Mickey, Sarah Elizabeth Rich *1
1862 3-21-1946
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker
Mickey, Thomas Ausby *2
1891 1917
Neal, Arilla Lindsay *4
11-8-1898 20Y10M5D, Wife C.S. Neal
Lindsay, James A. *3
2-7-1862 9-16-1909
Lindsay, Nathaniel *3
3-20-1844 8-16-1921 Vault
Lindsay, Lucinda Ford *9
10-8-1834 12-26-1923 Vault
Lindsay, Carl David *3
1874 1875
Lindsay, Amos Harlan *3
1868 9-17-1937
Grave - no marker
Lindsay, Gladys *4
3-12-1902 1Y1M18D. Dau. Amos & NL Lindsay
Lindsay, Mary E. Allion
4-11-1826 11-8-1901
Lindsay, Samuel R. *5
1-25-1830 8-8-1910
Lindsay, Virgil *6
2-22-1910 4-21-1971
Lindsay, Mabel Augusta Weger
1888 1972 Vault, Wife Firman Lindsay
Lindsay, Firman *7
1883 1947
Lindsay, James William *4
6-8-1861 7-19-1922 No marker.
Lewis, Priscilla M. Lindsay *4
3-10-1934 69Y5M17D - Vault
Lewis, Priscilla M. Lindsay
No marker.
Lewis, George Lee *8
6-4-1868 7-29-1942 No marker.
Grave - no marker Child Grave

ROW #15 - NOTES

ROW #16

Lindsay, Samuel Scott *1
1859 1946
Lindsay, Alta A. Rash
1869 4-16-1961 Vault
Lindsay, Charles W. *1
1866 6-14-1929 Vault
Allison, Gleneva
1-25-1910 7-27-1910 Dau. L. & L. Allison
Allison, Bertha Luella Lindsay *2
11-11-1876 8-25-1917 Vault
Allison, Lawrence 2-11-1875
12-23-1941 Vault
Montgomery, William E. *3
1851 Vault
Montgomery, Harriet J. Smith
1852 1915
Ramsey, Gale A.
8-24-1916 9-24-1916 Son of Mr&Mrs HU Ramsey
Ramsey, Dale U.
8-24-1916 10-7-1916 Son of Mr&Mrs HU Ramsey
Grave - no marker Child
Bailey, Mary Jane York
1-16-1890 11-16-1939 Grave - no marker
Bailey, James Thomas
8-3-1887 4-2-1960 Vault

ROW #16 - NOTES

ROW #17

Taylor, Iva
3-13-1912 1-19-1932 Vault
Taylor, Nora *1
2-14-1884 4-1-1955 Vault
Montgomery, Bertha Elnora *1
Nora's Name is Bertha Elnora Montgomery
Taylor, John R.
1884 1916
Montgomery, Edward C. *1
1-28-1876 3-11-1962 Vault
Montgomery, Robert *2
1-9-1842 4-15-1908
Montgomery, Rhoda Margaret
9-1-1845 11-7-1927 Maiden Name - Morrison
Lindsay, Bert *3
1877 12-7-1936 Vault
Lindsay, Martha E. Highsmith *4
2-16-1876 1-2-1912
Lindsay, Winfield Scott *5
1855 1941
Lindsay, Sarah Midgett *6
1856 6-23-1937
GRAVE - FOUNDATION ONLY
Weger, Lucinda
1847 1913
Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker Adult
GRAVE FOUNDATION - IS COVERED WITH DIRT. Adult

ROW #17 - NOTES

ROW #18

Montgomery, Newton Jasper *1
1862 1-11-1919
Montgomery, Matilda R. Black *2
8-14-1882 6-13-1947
Taylor, Emory E.
12-30-1899 3-19-1955 Vault. Military Stone
Taylor, Anna E.
4-13-1866 3-27-1914 Vault
Lindsay, Mary Ann SAME AS Anna E. Taylor
Taylor, William E. *3
7-8-1865 10-21-1940 Vault
Mickey, Leander Horton *4
1880 4-11-1951 Grave - no marker
Grave - no marker

ROW #18 - NOTES

Listed Below Are Those Who Have Had Markers But They Are Destroyed

These people are buried in the Ford Cemetery, per Wilma Roesler's list - 1970/1972.

Maguire, J. M.
No Dates or Age Given Married to Elizabeth Ford
Martin George W.
2-7-1887 Age Broken off - Not Clear

Listed Below Are Those Who Were Listed In Bond Funeral Home Records

Miller, George Ray (Infant)
12-2-1921. F. Roscoe I. Miller, M. Lillie Scott
Montgomery, William Nelson
8-19-1916 9-24-1918 F. Samuel Montgomery, M. Martha McCarter - Both Buried Row #1
Dixon, Nellie
9-25-1920 Adult ( Father - Stant)
Ford, Betty Lee (Infant)
8-20-1925 F. Lee W. Ford, M. Minnie Sechrist
Gaines, Newton Anderson
3-27-1932 57Y7M10D F. George Gaines, M. Sarah E. Grimes - Not Buried In Vault.
Montgomery, Lafayette
3-27-1929 66Y10M11D He Married first - Dora Ann Emmons. He Married second - Martha Allison Ford. He killed Martha and then himself. She is buried in St. Paul Cemetery. Lafayette was found to be buried in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery. (Burl Rich & Alan Ayres 1-16-2002) F. Wiley Montgomery, M. Ann Lindsay, Buried Row #9 Lafayette is buried in a Vault.
Montgomery, Guy Wilson
10-10-1911 11-19-1921. Crawford Co. Death Rec. LL-3 and Bond Funeral Home - Both Records State he was buried in Ford Cemetery, Buried in a Vault. He was 10Y1M9D old. F. Bert Montgomery, M. Rosie Weger