Smith Cemetery #1 - Patterson Township

SW 1/4 Sec. 29, T12N R12W, 3rd PM
Greene County, IL


This cemetery is located on the old David Smith farm, on the Patterson road just before you go down the hill to Drake. It is in Patterson Township. It is believed that no one visited this cemetery in all the years between 1935 until 1960. Smith Cemetery is located behind a barn on an abandoned homestead. Anyone planning to visit this burial ground should be alert for several unmarked open wells in the area.

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Name Born Died Age Additional Inscription/Information
HETTICK, Mary 5 Oct 1863 77y2m15d Wife of Andrew Hettick
NEWTON, John 26 Jul 1851 51y?1m3d
SMITH, Charles Oscar 21 Sep 1866 1y15d Son of R. & M.M. Smith
SMITH, David - (Obit) 39 Dec 1874 79y (Married 3 times, the names of his wives were
Elizabeth, Martha & Serrena)
SMITH, Elizabeth Wife of David Smith (tree fallen across her stone)
SMITH, Emily 14 Feb 1849 14d Dau of D. & M. Smith
SMITH, Hannah 25 Jan 18941 3d Dau of D. & M. Smith
SMITH, Infant 17 Jan 1835 Son of D. & E. Smith
SMITH, Martha 10 Jan 1865 57y10m3d Wife of David Smith
SMITH, Mary 5 Feb 1837 Dau of D. & E. Smith
SPAULDING, Sarah 5 Nov 1861 34y6m24d Wife of L.C. Spalding

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