Jefferson County
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Photo Above Submitted By: Sandy Whalen Bauer
Williams Cemetery

Mt.Vernon Twp.
Walked and Transcribed by: Russ Wielt March 1999
Photos Submitted By: Belinda Bayne & Cindy Ford

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     | Arnett, Mamie           1889                 1950
     | Askew, Harold E.        Jul. 21, 1929        ----
     | Askew, Mary A.          Nov. 5, 1932         ----

     | Banta, George W.        Sep. 15, 1839        Mar. 18, 1910
     | Banta, Victoria Wolf    Aug. 15, 1851        Mar. 15, 1925
     | Beppler, John C.        Dec. 21, 1888        Mar. 15, 1968     IL.Sgt.120 Co.RY WW1
     | Bornes, Lona            1927                 1960
Obit | Bradford, Martha        no dates
     | Bridges, James M.       Feb. 12, 1813        Oct. 17, 1851     73y9m7d
     | Bridges, Joseph J.      2-8-1772             11-30-1865        93y8m22d closer view
     | Bridges, Rebecca                             Sep. 29, 1893     79y8m13d w/o Jas.
     | Bridges, Sarah          Feb. 13, 1782        Oct. 21, 1871     99y7m16d closer view
| Brown, Emma             Dec. 28, 1866        Feb. 24, 1881 | Brown, Henry W.         Oct. 6, 1852         Jan. 30, 1934 | Brown, James E.         Mar. 23, 1827        Jun. 7, 1891 Obit | Brown, Mary             Jun 21, 1833         Mar. 2, 1922 | Brown, Mary F.          Nov. 3, 1859         Jul. 25, 1897 | Buehling, Della         Jan. 27, 1872        Dec. 25, 1943 | Buehling, Richard       Feb. 6, 1874         Jun. 2, 1905 | Bush, William                                Sep. 26, 1851     1y13d | Clifton, (infant boy)                        1908              s/o Henry J.& Janie Clifton | Clifton, Clyde Allyn    (infant)             1939 | Clifton, Clyde F.       Nov. 27, 1911        Oct. 2, 1965 | Clifton, Delbert F.     Mar. 3, 1935         ---- | Clifton, Frank          1885                 1956 | Clifton, Henry J.       1874                 1946 | Clifton, Janie          1876                 1919 | Clifton, Kenneth        1915                 1959 | Clifton, Lawrence       Oct. 25, 1911        Aug. 21, 1948 | Clifton, Lola P.        Jul. 7, 1934         ---- | Clifton, Luly Vern      Oct. 27, 1895        Nov. 18, 1897 | Clifton, M.J.           Nov. 30, 1881        May 6, 1899 Obit | Clifton, Mary Belle     Jul. 31, 1909        8-18-1999 | Clifton, Minnie         1888                 1963 | Clifton, Nancy C.                            12-6-1851 | Clifton, S.J.           1854                 1930 | Clifton, T.F.           1842                 1930 | Collins, Belle Highsmith Dec. 27, 1865       Apr. 4, 1935 | Conner, George W.                            Sep. 21, 1857     8y11m20d | Conner, Hester A.                            ??? 26,1851 | Conner, James L.                             Sep. 12, 1857     2y11m23d | Conner, John A.                              Sep. 18, 1857     4y7m10d | Dare, Gus               1876                 1945 | Dare, Tillie            1887                 1970 | Dodson, Alfred          1889                 1948 | Dodson, Minnie          1884                 1956 | Fletcher, Laree Grant   1922                 1947 | Ford, (infant)                               1915 | Ford, (infant)                               1914 | Ford, Arthur E.         Aug. 27, 1916        ---- | Ford, Edward            Feb. 6, 1907         Mar. 30, 1996 | Ford, Harry             Nov. 25, 1890        Jul. 24, 1983     Military Marker U.S.Army WW1 | Ford, Helen M.          1910                 1983 Obit | Ford, Lena E.           6-7-1911 | Ford, Lena Ruth         1895                 1929 Obit | Ford, Lincoln C.        1885                 1965 | Ford, Louise            Apr. 20, 1910        Jul. 23, 1989     Marker Dorothy Louise Obit | Ford, Milton L.         Jul. 3, 1899         Sep. 22, 1961     Military Marker IL.Pvt.U.S.Army WW2 | Ford, Nellie            1882                 1955 | Ford, Orville C.        Sep. 13, 1914        May 13, 1944 | Ford, Rosella           1863                 1929 | Ford, Tennie            1892                 1974 | Ford, Thelma            1896                 1964 Obit | Ford, William A.        1882                 1963 | Ford, W.P.              Aug. 4, 1853         Jul. 12, 1930 | Frank, Anna Mae         1908                 1908 Obit | Frank, Emil T.          Sep.2, 1881          Feb. 15, 1951     Military Marker Pvt.Co.K 9 regt.IL.Inf. Sp/Am War | Frank, Ernestine        Nov. 27, 1906        Feb. 20, 1911 | Frank, Vina J.          1885                 1972 | French, Nora E.         Feb. 6, 1890         Aug. 7, 1987      "Stewart" | Fry, (infant boy)       Jan. 3, 1936         Jan. 4, 1936      s/o R&B | Fuchs, Denise A.        Apr. 11, 1958        Feb. 18, 1983 | Gossage, Charles J.     1906                 1966 | Gossage, Ella Mae       1908                 1999 | Grant, Arline           Jan. 19, 1901        Aug. 6, 1973 | Grant, Robert A.        May 30, 1889         Sep. 28, 1948     IL.Pvt.39 Inf.4 div. WW1 | Hager, Alvin L.         Jun. 12, 1873        Nov. 5, 1961 | Hager, Bertha Mae       Aug. 10, 1888        Mar. 20, 1925 | Hayes, Dollie Ann       Jun. 17, 1893        Mar. 28, 1923 | Hayes, Dora Mae         1923                 1924 | Hayes, James Arthur     Sep. 19, 1882        Feb. 7, 1954 | Highsmith, (infant boy)                      Oct. 1910         s/o Carl | Highsmith, (infant girl)                     1905              d/o A.C.& F.A. | Highsmith, A.M.         no dates                               Co. B  107 IL. Inf. | Highsmith, Albert C.    May 27, 1880         Dec. 27, 1964                 | Highsmith, Alva M.      Jan. 22, 1886        Feb. 22, 1979 | Highsmith, Amanda       1875                 1880 | Highsmith, Anna         (infant)             1915 | Highsmith, Betsey       1850                 1926 | Highsmith, Cinda R.L.                        Jun. 27, 1906     52y7m11d | Highsmith, Clark        1885                 1941 | Highsmith, Cora M.      1886                 1913 | Highsmith, Cyrus        1852                 1939 | Highsmith, Daisy        1885                 1946 | Highsmith, Etta A.      Aug. 18, 1889        Nov. 13, 1974     "Sattgast" | Highsmith, Flossie A.   Dec. 26, 1888        Oct. 4, 1975 | Highsmith, Ira F.       Aug. 6, 1886         Mar. 27, 1924 | Highsmith, John W.      Nov. 30, 1875        Aug. 13, 1877 Obit | Highsmith, Julia A.     1860                 1946 | Highsmith, Lewis C.     1842                 1912               Military Marker Co.C 47 IL.Inf.  | Highsmith, Lillie Florence Oct. 6, 1990      Mar. 11, 1996 | Highsmith, Lucille      (infant)             1920 | Highsmith, Norma        Jan. 12, 1925        Nov. 27, 1996 | Highsmith, Samuel S.    1883                 1980 | Highsmith, Shelby       1878                 1954 | Highsmith, Vivian       1896                 1985 | Hunt, Millie C.         Mar. 24, 1836        Jan. 16, 1908 | infant/ no last name    Oct. 20, 1878        Oct. 25, 1878 | Ivey, Benjamin          age 45               1859               footstone *age & date from Fred Justice | Johnson, Clarence L.    Apr. 27, 1907        Sep. 3, 1909 | Johnson, Emma           1869                 1921 | Johnson, Laura          1883                 1928 | Johnson, Willethy       Mar. 17, 1874        Aug. 4, 1890 | Jones, Lydia            1848                 1922 | Jones, Taylor C.        no dates | Jones, William H.       1845                 1927 | Karch, Bernice          Oct. 7, 1921         Sep. 14, 1995 | Karch, G. Dewey         Jan. 20, 1918        Apr. 22, 1994      Military Marker Pfc.U.S.Army WW2 | Karch, Geo.L.           1882                 1941 | Karch, Harry A.         9-8-1912             5-20-1990          Military Marker Pfc.U.S.Army WWII Obit | Karch, Melba            Jul. 30, 1918        ---- | Karch, Novella          1884                 1950 Obit | Kite, Mary Louvina *Source Obit | Mangrum, H.R.                                Apr. 1, 1865 | Marlow, Samuel P.                            Sep. 19, 1861      2m20d | Martin, Edward S.       1882                 1958 | Martin, Ella            Mar. 4, 1917         Nov. 2, 1979 | Martin, John J.         Mar. 18, 1912        Feb. 5, 1975 | Martin, Mary N.         1886                 1961 | Mathus, Dan B.          1846                 1908 | Mathus, Lucy B.         1846                 1920 | Merritt, Alva O.        1897                 1976               Sgt.U.S.Army WW1 | Merritt, Claude C.      Nov. 1893            Jan. 1942 | Merritt, Fannie         1897                 1980 | Merritt, Florence       1862                 1902 | Merritt, Jack M.        Sep. 17, 1925        Sep. 1, 1964 | Merritt, Obidiah        1851                 1914 | Morris, Anna            1865                 1940 | Morris, Clyde           1887                 1969 | Morris, May             (infant)             1946 | Morris, Michael         Jun. 12, 1908        Dec. 4, 1985 | Morris, Michael R.      (infant)             1939 | Morris, Muriel          Feb. 15, 1914        Jun. 8, 1993 | Morris, Ralph J.        May 27, 1923         Sep. 29, 1968       IL. Pfc.Army WW2 Air Force | Morris, Ralph Sr.       1886                 1965 | Morris, Robert L.       Apr. 19, 1922        Dec. 22, 1944       IL.Pfc.121 Inf.8 div.WW2 | Morris, Thomas L.       1862                 1923 | Muray, Francis E.       Apr. 20, 1881        Dec. 28, 1885 | Pakish, Edward S.       Mar. 18, 1927        Dec. 3, 1978        Military Marker Obit | Pakish, Eloise M.       Nov. 23, 1925        ----                Nee Staley | Palmer, Charles         1891                 1895 | Palmer, Luverna         Dec. 6, 1888         ---- | Palmer, Mary R.         Feb. 4, 1846         Sep. 23, 1915 | Palmer, William T.                           Jun. 6, 1884        72y7m24d | Palmer, William U.      Nov. 7, 1840         Oct. 25, 1913 | Patterson, Infant | Patterson, Joshua L.    Oct. 3, 1830         Oct. 27, 1901 | Peyton, Dessie M.       Jul. 2, 1902         Jan. 5, 1988 | Rich, Herman H.         Sep. 17, 1909        Jan. 2, 1990 | Rich, James             1860                 1943 | Rich, Lettie            1867                 1894 | Rich, Mary              1904                 1958 | Rich, Mary Elizabeth    1864                 1916 | Rich, Mattie E.         1874                 1966 | Rich, Maurine  A.       Sep. 19, 1913        May 1, 1980 | Rich, Nat.              1888                 1960 | Rich, Terry L.          Jan. 21, 1949        Jul. 10, 1989 | Rich, William Robert    1864                 1950 | Richards, H.M.          7-8-1831             10-18-1895         closer view | Russell, John           Apr. 1, 1848         May 5, 1913 | Russell, Martha         Nov. 2, 1856         Feb. 18, 1943 | Russell, Rozelle        Nov. 9, 1873         Sep. 19, 1880 | Scott, (infant)                              Oct. 4, 1914 | Scott, Barthenia                             Jan. 14, 1892      abt.70y Another view | Scott, Betty L.         Jan. 19, 1922        ---- | Scott, D.C.             1871                 1956 | Scott, H.               no dates | Scott, H.               no dates | Scott, Howard A.        Jun. 23, 1921        Feb. 14, 1998      Military Marker SC1  U.S.Navy  WW2 | Scott, James            May 1, 1810          Nov. 2, 1893 Another view | Scott, Jas D.           Jul.21, 1856         Oct. 2, 1894 | Scott, Jasper N.        1863                 1948 | Scott, John             Jul. 18, 1892        Nov. 28, 1914 | Scott, Lawrence         Jul. 1893            Jul. 1893          s/o D.C.& Nancy | Scott, Mary A.          8-1855               7-5-1911 Obit | Scott, Nancy J.         1868                 1951 | Scott, Nancy J.         1872                 1949 | Scott, Nora L.          1897                 1994 | Scott, Onias E.         Apr. 24, 1874        Mar. 14, 1953 | Scott, Walter A.        1896                 1922 | Shelton | Shelton                 Sandstone Marker | Shelton                 Sandstone Marker | Shelton                 Sandstone Marker | Shelton, (infant girl)                       Jul. 21, 1916 | Shelton, David          Sep. 19, 1856        Aug. 17, 1935 | Shelton, Edna M.        Dec. 19, 1890        Aug. 20, 1979 | Shelton, Geo. W.        1856                 1934 | Shelton, Harold         1910                 1911 | Shelton, Kiz E.         1858                 1942 | Shelton, Malcom                              June 22,1906       4m24d | Shelton, Martha         1800's               1900's | Shelton, Mary           no dates | Sherman, Cecil          Apr. 23, 1907        Feb. 27, 1914 | Smith, Christopher G.   Jul. 7, 1952         Jul. 8, 1952 | Smith, Claude J.        Sep. 18, 1915        May, 29, 1987      Military Marker Pfc. U.S. Army WW2 | Smith, Diamond M.       Mar. 28, 1910        Aug. 11, 1997 | Smith, Doris C.         Aug. 27, 1913 | Smith, Emmer            1862                 1900 | Smith, Joshua                                1983 | Smith, Joyce Louise     Mar. 9, 1918         Nov. 1, 1987 Obit | Smith, Mary F.          1862                 1936 | Smith, Mildred L.       Sep. 5, 1917 Obit | Smith, Milton A.        1863                 1954 | Smith, Raymond          1896                 1950 | Smith, Robert C.        1888                 1958 | Smith, Sidney Robert    1914                 1916 | Smith, Verna            1889                 1972 Obit | Smith, W.A.             Jul. 3, 1917         ---- | Smith, William          1862                 1905 | Smith, William H.       1900                 1900 | Smith, W.H.                                  Nov. 17, 1863     12y9d | Speck, Clara            Dec. 15, 1905        Apr. 20, 1906 | Speck, Eliza            Jul. 8, 1886         May 21, 1906 | Staley, Edith A.        Feb. 21, 1903        Jun. 29, 1991 | Staley, Orie            Jun. 15, 1900        Dec. 7, 1973 | Stewart, Laura A.       10-4-1883            12-27-1889         | Stewart, Naomi M.       Jun. 12, 1902        Feb. 20, 1903     footstone | Stewart, Oris L.        Apr. 30, 1915        May 9, 1977 | Stewart, Roy G.         Jun. 6, 1879         April 21, 1955    Sgt.Co.E 18 regt. Inf. | Stewart, Susie E.       Feb. 26, 1907        Mar. 20, 1909 | Taylor, (infant boy)                         May 15, 1947      s/o Mr.& Mrs. Roy Taylor | Taylor, Florence        1911                 1966 | Taylor, Roy A.          1909                 1970 | Temme, Pearl            1891                 1955 Obit | Timmons, Bernice S.     Sep. 22, 1918 | Timmons, Dallas C.      Jul. 18, 1930        May 2, 1983 | Unknown | Unknown overturned stone | Unknown, I.P. | Unknown, H.E.S. | Unknown, W.H. | Unknown Sanstone Marker | Unreadable | Unreadable | Unreadable Sandstone marker | Unreadable Sandstone Marker | Unsure from Picture | Unsure from Picture | Unsure from Picture | Vaughn, Ruel J.         Jun. 13, 1814        Nov.15,1887       73y5m2d | Vaughn, Mary            Jun. 10, 1818        Mar. 28, 1893 | Vaughn, Thomas P.       Mar. 27, 1859                          5y3m5d | Walker, (infant)                             Jan. 16, 1917 | White, Robert A.        Dec. 10, 1929        Jul. 17, 1983     TSgt. U.S. Air Force | Williams, Eva V.        Mar. 12, 1907        Jun. 1, 1979 Obit | Williams, Howard K.     1917                 ----- | Williams, James C.      1882                 1950 Obit | Williams, John C.       Feb. 4, 1831         Sept. 22, 1905 | Williams, Keziah        1811                 no date           m.Samuel 6-10-1830 Obit | Williams, Margery P.    1898                 1970 | Williams, Mary F.       1925                 1960 | Williams, Prudence J.   9-9-1835             3-15-1913         w/o John C. | Williams, Richard                            Sep. 25, 1856     16y428d | Williams, Samuel I.     1808                 1865         Obit | Williams, Samuel B.     Dec. 13, 1853        Dec. 12, 1945 | Williams, Sarah L.                           Nov. 1, 1859      1y2m10d | Williams, Saraphine                          Sep. 11, 1856     1y7m14d | Wilson, Trent Howard    Dec. 2, 1961         Oct. 15, 1988 | Wolfe, Alice L.         1888                 1962              Pic on Stone | Wolfe, Charles R.       1882                 1967              Pic on Stone **NOTE**The following have been added from the Fred Justice Collection  to aid in your research. Highsmith, Allen G.     1862                 1945 Highsmith, Sarah E.     1865                 1944 Highsmith, Belle        1885                 1935 Murry, Mary E.          1818                 1896 Patterson, Rebecca                           1868   age 11 Patterson, Mary E.                           1876   age 55 w/o J.L. Samons, Richard                              1858   age 67 Shelton, John H.        1870                 1945 Shelton, Emma T.        1862                 1894 Smith, Riley R. Jr.                          1965   Infant Walling, Nella          1904                 1957 Williams, Anna M.                            1908   Infant d/o E.T.& V.F. Williams, Ernestine     1906                 1911   d/o E.T. & V.F.   ***NOTES*** Submitted By: Faye & Riley Moreland  Unmarked Howell, Judy           b.Sept.18,1886         d.Mar.31,1960      d/o John W.& Margaret Blanton Haney  


 
 
 
 
 

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