White Cemetery
aka
Union Cemetery

Menard County, Illinois



Road to White Cem.


Lane leading up to White Cemetery



Directions: Take Rte. 123 West to Tallula. Once you enter Tallula, turn right at the first road past Tabor Grain Elevator on to Yates Street. Follow Yates through and then out of town for 1.1 miles. The cemetery is on the right side of the road. There is a sign which says "White Cemetery". The cemetery is up a graveled lane and sits on top of a hill. You can see lots of Menard County all at one time from the cemetery.

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If a name appears in "red", click on the name to bring up a picture of that individual's tombstone.

Pictures, directions & transcription provided by: Jeanie Lowe.


Name Born Died Age Additional Inscription/Info.
ALDRICH, Elijah A. 18 Jan 1888 66y8m2d
ARNOLD, Hannah J. 29 Oct 1913 75y Wife of David Arnold
BAILEY, Lucinda 1887 1905 Daughter
BAKER, Benjamin 23 Mar 1846 22d Twin bro of James W. & son of T.& C. Baker
BAKER, Charles T. 17 Sept 1869 17 Sept 1869 Son of J. J. & M.A. Baker
BAKER, Christianna 30 Aug 1891 74y7m11d Wife of T. Baker
BAKER, (Illegible) 26 Sep 1854 Dau of T. & C. Baker
BAKER, James W. 24 Mar 1846 23d Twin of Benjamin, Son of T. & C. Baker
BAKER, John J. 20 Sept 1842 Co. E. 14th IL Vol. Inf.
BAKER, Martha A. 5 Mar 1841 1 Nov 1897
BAKER, Sarah J. 1850 1890
BAKER, Theodore 22 Feb 1817 19 Oct 1869 52y7m28d
BAKER, Theodore P. 1872 1880
BAKER, William W. 1847 1913
BAST, Andrew 12 Mar 1830 12 Sept 1885
BAST, Catharine 12 Mar 1827 6 June 1885
BAST, Charley 29 Feb 1874 7y Son of A. & C. Bast
BAST, Daniel E. 10 Sep 1951 10 Sep 2004
BAST, Jacob 2 June 1869 81/4y
BAST, Lizzie 22 July 1874 19y1m29d Dau of A. & C. Bast
BAST, Loren L. 26 Dec 1895 2 Jan 1973
BAST, Mary Ellen 12 Aug 1896 3 May 1966
BAST, Warren A. "Dub" 23 Mar 1926 8 Mar 1986
BELL, A.B. 5 Feb 1854
BELL, Abraham B. 24 Aug 1802 7 Aug 1872 69y11m14d born in Kentucky
BELL, Charles H. 1 Nov 1859
BELL, David S. 16 Oct 1834
BELL, Frederic S. 10 June 1857 22 Jan 1920 (another stone says he died in 1919)
BELL, Gideon P. 1824 1863
BELL, Rev. G.W.S. 15 Oct 1830 22 Aug 1906 75y10m7d Capt. Co. F. 12 Kansas Inf.
BELL, Hannah 28 Aug 1873 37y9m7d Wife of J.C. Bell
BELL, Hannah E. 26 May 1872 33y2m14d Wife of D.S. Bell
BELL, Henry C. 12 Mar 1829 17 Feb 1911
BELL, James W. 12 Nov 1863 35y11m4d
BELL, John G. 23 Mar 1864
BELL, John G.M. 9 July 1851 5m19d Son of I.& H.A. Bell
BELL, John W. 29 May 1862 9y8m4d
BELL, J.T. 22 Aug 1869
BELL, Julia 30 Jan 1872 Dau of J. & M.A. Bell
BELL, Lucretia 1895 1909
BELL, M.N. Dec 1829 16 Feb 1893 63y1m26d Wife
BELL, M.S. 15 Dec 1860
BELL, Margaret B 10 Oct 1858 24y1m16d Wife of D.S. Bell
BELL, Mary 21 Nov 1856 7m8d Dau of D.S. & M.B. Bell
BELL, Mary 24 Mar 1883 77y7m27d Wife of A.B. Bell
BELL, Mary M. 25 Aug 1853 3m22d Dau of G.P. & M. Bell
BELL, Matilda J. 1826 1914
BELL, Nancy A. 29 Jan 1832 24 Oct 1895 Wife of H.C. Bell
BELL, Robert C. 10 Aug 1853
BELL, Robert C. 14 Apr 1846 5 Oct 1847 1y5m20d Son of A.B. & M. Bell
BELL, Thomas T. 31 Dec 1850 1 Nov 1872
BELL, W.P. 5 July 1856
BELL, William 7 Apr 1844 1d Son of I. & H. Bell
BELL, William F. 10 June 1859
BELL, William S. 1 Jun 1839 20 Aug 1881
BELSOR, Susan illegible Wife of John Belsor
BERGEN, Elizabeth White 21 Jul 1832? Wife of A. S. Bergen
BERGEN, Henry 1882 1974
BERGMAN, Herman T. 1874 1954
BERGMAN, Laura 1880 1905
BERGMAN, Louise 1885 1976
BRADLEY, Claude 1884 1955
BRADLEY, James E. 18 May 1906 27 Jan 1959
BRADLEY, Lorena 30 Mar 1906 2 Oct 1979
BRADLEY, Rebecca A. 1889 1955
BROWN, Lou Della 30 Sep 1918
BROWN, Rhodus L. 26 Mar 1906 19 Feb 1985
BUELTER, Theodore J. 12 Jan 1905 7 Aug 1956 Il. S.2 U.S. Navy
BULACH, Elizabeth 31 July 1828 12 July 1891 Wife of G.Bulach
BULACH, Gottlieb 27 Oct 1828 8 Oct 1911
BULACH, Rebecca 12 July 1858 24 Dec 1873 Dau of G.& E. Bulach
CARMICHAEL, Clara E. 1847 1933
CARMICHAEL, Hattie R. 21 Feb 1886 9y4m13d Dau of L.E. & C.E. Carmichael
CARMICHAEL, Leonard E. 21 July 1842 18 Jan 1907 Co. H. 65 Regt. IL Inf.
CARTER, Elizabeth E. - (Obit) 29 May 1849 12 Feb 1923 Wife of Wm. G. Carter
CARTER, William G. - (Obit) 24 Apr 1836 8 Sep 1907 Co. E. 85 IL. Inf.
CHURCHILL, Linda Lou (Swatzell) 22 Mar 1943 15 Sep 2011 (w/o Bob Churchill)
COOK, Anthony Darnell III 5 Mar 2006 9 Jul 2006
CREED, Sarah S. Reding 1889 1917 Wife of H. L. Creed
DAVIES, Mary Ann 2 Oct 1868 32y10m24d
DAVIES, Robert 16 Aug 1875 28y2m28d
DAVIS, Benjamin 7 Jan 1892
DAVIS, Bertha 28 Feb 1887 23 Oct 1895 Dau of C.W. & M.A. Davis
DAWSON, Charlotta 24 Nov 1908 19y5m5d (From Menard death records)
DAWSON, Sylvia H. 26 Jul 1904 35y1m1d (From Menard death records)
DELLINGER, Hal 1884 1918
FISHER, Artalisa N. 27 Dec 1865 Wife of A.S. Fisher
FOCKERIL, John W. 6 Sep 1874 3m9d Son of J. & L.R. Fockeril
FORD, Emma Hennings 1877 10 May 1897 19y
GADDIS, Infant Male 18 Sep 1908 5m (From Menard death records)
GREENWOOD, Elizabeth M. 30 Oct 1872 88y10m14d
GREENWOOD, James S. 6 Apr 1880 26y4d
HAMILTON, Anna Cecile 5 Oct 1922 3m
HELMS, Tilla Carter 8 June 1876 17 Mar 1914 Wife of Geo. Helms
HENNINGS, Milton 1846 27 May 1909 55y9m6d
HENNINGS, Susan A. 1836 1901
JOHNSON, Foster E. 25 Jun 1905 4y23d
JONES, Edgar E. 1888 1936
KELTNER, Infant Male 14 Feb 1903 1d (From Menard death records)
KENNER, B.L. no dates
KENNER, Elizabeth C. 22 July 1847 17 Jan 1912 64y
KENNER, Jane 19 Feb 1888 79y2m8d
KENNER, John Alfred 23 Feb 1905 66y9m12d
KENNER, John 16 Nov 1879 77y5m2d
KINDRED, Sarah M. 4 Nov 1892? 38y10m27d Wife of M. F. Kindred
KINDRED, William B. 19 Nov 1893 10d Son of M.F. & S.M. Kindred
KINNER, Elizabeth C. 22 Jul 1847 17 Jan 1912 64y
KINNER, John A. 23 Feb 1905 66y9m12d
KLEIN, Daisy A. 1883 1948
KLEIN, Phillip M. 1883 1962
KNOWLES, Sarah J. 25 Dec 1835 13 June 1898 Wife of W.D. Knowles
LOGAN, James Lyle 2 Nov 1951 11 May 2006 (Son of Joseph & Lucille Cline Logan)
LOWE, Eliza - (Obit) 1 Mar 1906 64y8m15d (From Menard death records)
LOWE, Henry - (Obit) 23 Nov 1833 3 Mar 1922 (No stone found)
MAPLE, Elizabeth Nell (Smith) 16 Aug 1944 1 Jan 2013 (w/o Michael Maple)
MCCARTHY, James E. 1917 1923 Son of Peter J. & Myrtle C. McCarthy
MCCARTHY, Myrtle C. 1987 no dates
MCCARTHY, Peter J. 1896 1930
MILLER, Lloyd 19 Jun 1903 1y5m2d (From Menard death records)
MONROE, John D. 4 Nov 1863 1y3d Son of D. & H. C. Monroe
MONROE, Theodore M. 8 May 1863 2y8d Son of D. & H. Monroe
MOORE, Stephen Ellsworth 1865 1924
MOSTELLER, John H. no dates Co. D. 33 Il. Inf.
MOSTELLER, Martin S. 1884 1949
MOSTELLER, Mary A. 1890 1945
NELSON, Mary Louise (Smith) 23 Jul 1939 22 Sep 2006 (Wife of Maurice Edward Nelson)
NELSON, Maurice E. 20 Jan 1934 22 Jun 2000 PFC U.S. Army Korea
PIKE, Guy 1914 1942
PIKE, Hascal C. 1887 1957
PIKE, Mary Alice 1892 1963
PLATT, Mary E. 5 Oct 1885 21y6m10d Wife of Richard Platt
REAVELY, Hannah 10 Jun 1881 2m7d (From death records)
REDING, Annie L. 15 July 1868 Daughter
REDING, Eli W. 13 Apr 1844 21 May 1916 Co. A. 148 Reg. IL. Inf
REDING, Laurenna H. Bell 1 Aug 1846 26 July 1913 Wife of E.W. Reding
REID, Izora B. 1874 1945 His Wife
REID, John W. 1869 1919
REYNOLDS, Emma 24 May 1864 Dau of R.M. & S.J. Reynolds
REYNOLDS, Richard M. 7 Nov 1867 38y6m24d
REYNOLDS, Richard M. 13 Aug 1858 7 Mar 1925
RICHARDSON, Dorothy V. 30 Dec 1920 29 Jan 1921
ROBINSON, Richard Lee 3 Aug 1909 4 Aug 1909
RUH, Alvan P. 25 Sept 1881 21y9m9d Sonof J.F. & S.H. Ruh
RUH, Infant no dates Son of J.F. & S.H. Ruh
RUH, Jacob F. 3 Oct 1881 49y7m3d
RUH, Julia 22 May 1804 28 Sept 1876 72y4m6d
RUH, Peter Sr. 22 Sept 1860 55y3m23d
RUH, Sarah H. 13 May 1909 70y8m7d
SCOTT, Annie 15 July 1882 22 Aug 1882
SCOTT, John Henry 3 Dec 1879 15y (From death records)
SILLMAN, Emma J. 1885 1921
SILLMAN, William A. 1883 1971 Father
SINCLAIR, Chloe 1885 Mother
SINCLAIR, Dorothy 1926 1974
SINCLAIR, Georgia (Potter) 24 Jun 1919 2 Sep 2010 (Wife of John Matthew Sinclair)
SINCLAIR, John M. 7 Jun 1914 7 Apr 1999 (Marr. 17 Jul 1937)
SINCLAIR, Matthew 1881 1932 Father
SINCLAIR, Sisley Jane 10 May 1855 18 Jan 1926
SINCLAIR, Richard 1926 1997
SINCLAIR Timothy John 11 Sept 1967 15 Sept 1967 Son of Ruth & John R. Sinclair
SMITH, Bonny May 1959 1959
SMITH, John F. 29 Nov 1917 30 Oct 2001 Father
SMITH, John W. Co. K. 54 KY. Inf.
SMITH, Rosie M. 5 Oct 1925 Mother
SPAULDING, Infant 8 Jul 1902 5hrs (From Menard death records)
STALEY, Abraham L. 1862 1927
STALEY, George H. 1908 1978
STALEY, Ida Scantlin 1867 1947
STALEY, J. Wayne 1891 no dates
STALEY, Powell 8 Sep 1900 22 Mar 1981
STALEY, Rose Larson 1919
STALEY, Sarah Foland 1831 1920
STALEY, Thomas F. 1859 1929
STALEY, Veta Hayes 1894 1969
STALEY, William 1830 1863
STOUT, Julia M. 2 Sep 1910 15 Mar 1995
STOUT, Richard L. 22 Jan 1906 23 Jan 1981
TIPPETT, John 6 Aug 1845 broken stone; Born Virginia
TIPPETT, Rebecca Sewell 1806 31 Aug 1866 Wife of John Tippett; Born North Carolina
UNKNOWN, Flora B. 1874 1945
WADE, James H. 30 Oct 1845 8 Apr 1894
WARMOTH, Abel - (Obit) 28 Nov 1884 42y3d
WARMOTH, Frank E. 8 May 1915 16 Nov 1949 Il TFC 4QMC WWII
WARMOTH, Harold D. 28 Mar 1909 3y9m22d (From Menard death records)
WARMOTH, Lora A. 2 Aug 1891 19 July 1919
WELSTT, Arthur 15 Oct 1864 6m Son of C.B. & G. (?) B. Wellstt
WELSTT, Inf 18 Mar 1868 Child of G.B. & G.B. Wellstt
WHITE, Elizabeth 6 Mar 1835 85y
WHITE, George N. 19 Oct 1846 25y3m23d Son of J. & H. White
WHITE, Hannah 27 Dec 1785 23 Dec 1872
WHITE, James 9 Oct 1777 13 July 1857
WHITE, John 1739 1835 86y Soldier of the Revolution
WHITE, Lydia E. 18 Nov 1852 21y9m27d Wife of R.C. White
WHITE, Maria 17 July 1860 42y4m17d Wife of Rev. James White
WHITE, Robert C. 25 Jan 1860
WHITE, William J. 8 July 1855 11m6d Sonof J.& W. White
WIGGINS, Margaret Cintrilla 3 Oct 1910 69y11m14d
WILLIS, Raybun 27 May 1940 12 Sep 2012 (Marr. 12 Jan 1962)
WORTH, Gen'l Asa 19 Nov 1865 60y8m8d
WORTH, Sarah G. 15 Feb 1866 59y6m Wife of Gen'l. Asa Worth

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