Jefferson County
Illinois


Death


Brehm Library Obituary Files


Submitted By: Mary Zinzilieta

This is a list of burial in the Old Union Cemetery taken from 
the obituary file located in Brehm Library, Mt. Vernon, IL.  
There are 3 newspapers in this time period and some may appear in more 
than one newspaper  (Mt. Vernon Registered News, Daily Register, and 
Weekly Register) and are indicated on the obituary file card.  
(Dates are from beginning of paper through 1899 and some added miscellaneous ones.)  
The name is followed by the date of the paper.
Submitted By: Mary Zinzilieta

ANGLEN, Thompson ******(08 Sep 1899), b. 15 Sep 1822, died last night
BASS, Phelbe or Pheibe (31 Jan 1894), d. 20 Jan 1894, f. William
BELL, Daniel (07 May 1896), died yesterday, negro
CALLOWAY, (inf.) (22 May 1895), d. 15 May 1895, f. William
CARPENTER, (child), (05 May 1897), young, f. Dick
COOK, Sam (25 Sep 1895), 56y
COX, Willie (25 Jan 1897), 5y, f. M. A. Cox
CUDMORE, William (28 Dec 1914), funeral at Anna, IL
DOWNER, Harty L.** (14 Jun 1897), b. 09 Jul 1825, d. 13 Jun 1897, sp. Silas Downer 
EUDALY, David H.* (01 Mar 1893), b. 19 Sep 1869 – age 26, d. 27 Feb 1893, sp. Myrtie Ward
HALL or HALE, Frank (23 Jan 1895), d. 21 Jan 1895
HAMILTON, John G. (28 Nov 1899), age 13, died yesterday
HAVERSON, Ida (24 Mar 1897), 15y, d. 10 Mar 1897
HERSHEY, (child) (17 Jan 1894), f. John
HICKS, Effie (29 Nov 1893), last Saturday
HICKS, Lora L. (paper unknown) (08 Jul 1874), buried July 10th, parents George W. & Lora A. 
HINMAN, W. H. (26 May 1899), 59y3m?d, sp. Eliza Kirby married 1861
HOLLENBECK, Edward (24 Mar 1897), about 26y, d. 23 Mar 1897, f. John
HOON, Jennie (18 Jul 1922), 26y8m1d, d. 17 Jul 1922, sp. Elvis Hoon
JAMES, (inf. daughter) (12 Apr 1893), d. 05 Apr 1893, f. J. W. 
JOHNSON, Ida D.**** (17 Jul 1899), b. 19 Jan 1871, 28y5m28d, d. 17 Jul 1899
JOHNSON, John S.*** (20 Jan 1899), b. 08 Sep 1847, age 42, d. 19 Jan 1899
JOHNSTON, Christy (inf. son) (06 Jun 1894), d. 25 May 1894, f. Edward, m. Jennie
JOHNSTON, Neal (21 May 1890), 1y3d, d. 15 May 1890, f. Edward N., m. Jennie
JONES, B. M. (22 Mar 1893), b. 17 Aug 1847, d. 14 Mar 1893, sp. Sue M. Creasy
KNOTT, Thomas (23 Feb 1887) b. 13 Apr 1808, d. 16 Feb 1887, sp. Hannah Bell
LACKEY, (son) (25 Oct 1897), 3y, d. 23 Oct 1897
LATTA, Rebecca J. (21 May 1890), b. 20 Jan 1845, d. 25 Apr 1890, f. __________ Crawford
LEE, Sylvia (Aunt) (15 Aug 1894), about 80, d. 09 Aug 1894
LOTT, H. (17 Jan 1907), d. 15 Jan 1907, brother from East St. Louis
LYON, James (12 Jul 1897), b. 11 Nov 1824, d. 10 Jul 1897, sp. Mary Black
MAYARD, Ellwood (14 Apr & 21), 5y, d. 13 Apr 1897
McATEE, Susan E. (23 Dec 1891), f. Apr 1832, d. 21 Dec 1890, sp. Edward, f. ________ Thorn
McDOWELL, Rebecca R. (08 May 1895), 78y, d. 02 May 1895
McMEEN, Dolly (17 & 24 Feb 1897), about 80y, d. 17 Feb 1897, f. _____ Bullock
MILLER, Amelia J. (28 Dec 1892), f. 17 Apr 1833, d. 21 Dec 1892
MILLER, Olive or Oliver (inf. Son) (09 Feb 1893), d. 08 Feb 1893, f. Gabriel Miller
MILLS, Hannah, (20 Feb 1895), 73y
NELSON, Amira (11 Mar 1896), b. 19 Apr 1822, d. 06 Mar 1896, sp. Richard S., f. _____ Vaught
NEWBY, Hezekiah Balch (07 Jul 1897), b. 17 Aug 1873, d. 06 Jul 1897, f. Asberry
ORPHAN (unknown inf.) (25 Nov 1896), d. 20 Nov 1896
PALMER, Robert (17 Aug 1887) age 48, sp. Satterfield
POLLOCK, James M. (31 Jan 1894), b.12 May 1818, d. 28 Jan 1894, sp.Caroline M. Lyon, f. Wm
ROSS, (elderly lady) (05 Feb 1896), d. 03 Feb 1896
SATTERFIELD, Eliz. P.***** (19 Aug 1899), b. 03 Jul 1816, 83y1m15d, d. 19 Aug 1899
SATTERFIELD, John R. (12 Oct 1887), sp. Eliza P. Johnson, f. Jeremiah, m. Eliz. Breshers
SMITH, (child) (08 Apr 1899), age 10, d. 08 Apr 1899, f. Patrick
SMITH, Charles (17 Feb 1897), 21y1m1d, d. 17 Feb 1897, f. B. B. Smith, m. Lucy
SNIDER, Zack P. (30 Sep 1896), d. 28 Sep 1896
STATLER, Malinda S. (01 Nov 1893), 20y6m8d, d. 01 Nov 1893, sp. John J.
STERLING, Robert A. (10 Aug 1897), b. 1836, d. 09 Aug 1897, sp. Louise Compton, f. John
STEWARD, Susan (27 Sep 1893), elderly, d. 26 Sep 1893
STITH, Ollie (06 Mar 1897), 2y7m5d, d. 06 Mar 1897, f. A. A. Stith
STRATTON, Susie (23 Dec 1896), 22y, d. 17 Dec 1896
THRILLKILL, Maple (colored) (22 Mar 1893), age 3y, d. 22 Mar 1893
TROUT, Rachel A. (13 Dec 1893), 69y, d. 13 Dec 1893
TUNNELL, Mrs. S. T. (27 Jun 1894), d. 21 Jun 1894, sp. S. T. Tunnell
VOSS, Louis (31 Aug 1892)
WAITE, Anthony (10 Jan 1894), f. 08 Jan 1808, d. 08 Jan 1894, sp. Mary Emily Johnson
WASHINGTON, Meta (26 Apr 1912), b. 06 Dec 1876, d. 23 Apr 1912, f. O. M. Jackson
WEBB, Edna (23 Aug 1915), age 9, d. 23 Aug 1915, parents Mr. & Mrs. Ed Webb (colored)
WELLS, (inf.) (01 Aug 1894), d. 31 Jul 1894, f. Steve
WESTCOTT, (son) (14 Dec 1892), d. 05 Dec 1892, f. Jim _______
WESTCOTT, Willie (04 Oct 1899), age 17, d. 14 Oct 1899), f. James
WILLIAMS, Alfred Everett (28 May 1914), b. 19 May 1911, parents Mr. & Mrs. Walter Williams
YEARWOOD, Robert (20 Mar 1895), b. 1803, d. 15 Mar 1895

*(might be buried IOOF McLeansboro)
** f. Samuel Schanck, m. Abigail
*** Sp. (1) Sarah E. Warren (2) Alice L. M. Hershey, f. Thomas
**** f. Abraham C. Johnson, m. Frances E.
***** sp. Judge J. R., f. John Stezkorn
****** Sp. (1) Nancy J. Smith (2) Nancy F. Williams (3) Mrs. Eliz. Dial f. died in Montgomery Co., TN in 1856.



 
 
 
 

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