2010 Adams County, IN Death Index
Records provided by the Heritage Room, Berne Public Library 
1. Adams County Death Record Index 1901-1909
2. Adams County Death Record Index 1996-2000
3. Adams County Deaths - combination of early records 1886-1972
4. Adams Deaths from Berne Witness 1896-1908 
5. Berne Tri-Weekly Obits 1998-2000
6. Berne Witness Obits 1904-1909
7. Cross United Church Death Records 1875-1972
8. Geneva Obits May-Oct 1996
9. Kross Reformed Church Records 1870 - 1972
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Last name First Maiden Age/birth Death Date Death Place Cemetery Additional Source Code
Pace Luella 23y  1906/12/18 Clyde White's home d/o James BW122106p01 1, 6
Paille George, Jr 1903/04/09 1904/06/22 Wabash Twp, Adams, IN Schwartz; Monroe Twp s/o George CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Painter Donald A, Sr 1923/07/11 2000/11/18 Decatur, Adams, IN Willshire; Van Wert Co, OH Navy BTW20001120 2
Palmer Hazel E King 1905/06/17 1998/01/14 Bluffton, Wells, IN Gernand; Bluffton, Wells, IN BW980116 2
Parish ??? 1904/04/19 At home Mrs John; Decatur News BW042403 4
Parr G "Max" 1933/12/24 1998/02/17 Indianapolis, Marion, IN Mt. Hope; Blue Creek Twp BW980218 2
Parrish Helen J Ray 1924/05/27 2000/02/24 Decatur, Adams, IN Springhill; Monroe Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Lee E BW20000228,BSN20000307 2
Parrish Kenneth 1910/11/17 1998/11/12 Bluffton, Wells, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN BW981116 2
Parrish Kenneth L 1907/06/23 2000/02/14 Monroe, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN BW20000216 2
Parrish Mildred 4m 1906/12/21 family lived W of Honduras Funeral at Zion Church d/o James R BW122506p02 1, 6
Parrish Raymond 1901/01/29 1904/05/17 Adams County, IN Zion; Kirkland Twp s/o Jesse CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Parrish Sarah Ellen Bright 26y06m03d 1902/01/09 Washington Twp, Adams, IN Zion; Kirkland Twp Mrs John CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Parrot Peter 1825/04/29 1900/10/05 Early Adams Co settler BW101000 4
Parsonett James 65 y 1901/12/10 Adams County Farm Adams Co Farm; Washington Twp CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Parsons Catharine S 1903/04/28 1903/10/03 Geneva, Adams, IN West Lawn; Wabash Twp d/o Fred E CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Parsons George 81y 1901/09/00 Noble Twp, Jay, IN BW092401 4
Passon Henry S 1840/09/07 1908/09/14 Adams County, IN BW091808p 01 1
Passwater Ida Huffman 1879/12/03 1904/01/22 Adams County, IN Pleasant Dale; Kirkland Twp Mrs Charles CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Passwater Rebecca E Harroff 1872/03/15 1902/07/07 Indiana Tucker Mrs George CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Patten ???, Rev 89y 1904/05/00 pastor of UBZionChurch Tippecanoe Co IN News BW060704 1, 6, 9
Patterson Asahel 1851/07/18 1903/10/26 Decatur, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN divorced CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Patterson Daughter 1909/00/00 d/o Abe; Bluffton OH News BW090309p06 1, 6
Patterson Melvo Irene 1901/12/29 1902/06/01 d/o William E BW061302 4
Patterson Robert L "Bob" 1946/07/20 1999/01/13 Connersville, IN MRE; Wabash Twp, Adams, IN BW990115,BY16p161 2
Paul Child 1904/06/00 c/o Earl; Tippecanoe Co IN News BW070504 1, 6, 9
Pauser Nina B Hossler 1905/12/12 1996/05/05 Berne, Adams, IN Hillcrest Mrs John BY16p005 2
Paxson Lloyd H 1920/05/20 1999/01/31 Muncie, IN IOOF Twin Hills; Pennville, IN BW990201 2
Paxson Mahlon 12y  1898/02/00 Near Nottingham, IN BW021798 4
Pearson Alta Opple 1901/11/13 1902/11/18 Adams Co. IN. Funeral at Christian Church d/o John BW111802 4
Pease Ruth E Engle 1905/08/30 1999/08/17 Ossian, Wells, IN Six Mile; Wells Co, IN Mrs H Delorn BW990818 2
Peel Leland John 1906/05/07 1906/09/01 Crawford; Wabash Twp s/o Joseph M; E Wabash News BW090706p04 1, 6
Peirce Anna Grover 1867/11/23 1900/02/13 Born Wayne Co, OH BW030100 4
Pena Joe, Jr 58 yrs 1996/08/24 Anderson, Madison, IN Fountain Park; Winchester, IN 8
Pence Caroline Bury or Burry 1879/10/16 1902/04/15 Berne, Adams, IN parents' home MRE Born in Switzerland BWj041802 4
Pengal William 1825/12/24 1902/03/01 Adams County, IN Pleasant Dale; Kirkland Twp CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Pennington William Dwight "Bill" 1956/11/24 2000/11/15 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Stahl BTW20001117 2
Pensinger Lawrence R 1911/05/11 1996/08/21 Portland, Jay, IN Pennville IOOF; Penn Twp, Jay, IN 8
Peoples A J 60y Circa 1909/07/03 Decatur, Adams, IN Hit by train BW070609p01 1, 6
Perry Andrew Russell 1984/07/18 1999/04/07 Berne, Adams, IN Fairview; Bluffton, Wells, IN BW990409 2
Peterman John A 1901/03/08 BW031401 4
Peters Ada Dell 1882/01/01 1902/02/09 Decatur, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN d/o Isaac CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Peters Barbara A Verro 1912/12/13 1996/07/25 Muncie, Delaware, IN Mrs Max 8
Peters William A 31y10m6d 1901/10/20 Preble Twp, Adams, IN Magley/Salem; Preble Twp CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Peterson Christian 38y 1907/09/00 Funeral at M E Church Olson MI Church News BW100407p08 1, 6
Peterson Edna L Neukom 1903/12/08 2000/10/07 Decatur, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Cal F BTW20001009;BSN20001017 2
Peterson John W 1818/03/29 1904/07/26 St Marys Twp, Adams, IN Mt Tabor; St Marys Twp sp Hannah CHR10/1903-9/1904;BW072904 1, 3, 6, 9
Peterson Lisa M 26 yrs 1999/12/01 Clearwater, FL BSN991214 2
Pettinichio Rita E Hunley 1934/05/22 1996/08/01 Ridgeville, Randolph, IN New Liberty; Lynn, Randolph, IN Mrs Tony J 8
Pettit Lucinda 88yrs 1998/10/02 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Greenlawn Memorial; Fort Wayne Mrs Ralph I BW981005 2
Pettit Wayne F 1947/11/06 1998/01/16 Berne, Adams, IN National; Marion, Grant, IN BW980116,BY16p089 2
Petty Charles H 59 yrs 2000/11/06 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN May Chapel BSN20001114 2
Pfau Infant or child 1886/00/00 Adams Co, IN c/o William StJohnUCCp001 9
Pfau Oscar 1862/00/00 1887/11/05 Adams County, IN s/o William StJohnUCCp001 3, 9
Pfau William 1827/00/00 1892/02/20 Adams County, IN StJohnUCCp002 3, 9
Pfau?  ??? 1886/00/00 Adams County, IN c/o William StJohnUCCp001 3
Pfister Elizabeth Moser 1932/11/27 1998/07/17 Bluffton, Wells, IN Apostolic Christian; French Twp BW980720 2
Phillips Mary Frances 73 yrs 1996/06/10 Hartford City, Blackford, IN Buena Vista, Randolph Co, IN Mrs Ralph J 8
Pierce Lacy D 1949c 1999/01/08 Syracuse, NY White Chapel Mem Gardens; NY Army BW990203 2
Pierce Reuben 84y 1904/02/00 Curryville, Adams, IN BW030104 3, 6, 9
Piercey William Leslie 53 yrs 1996/06/06 Winchester, Randolph, IN 8
Piercy Neva 71 yrs 1996/08/23 Muncie, Delaware, IN Piercy; Fentess Co, TN 8
Pierson Edith 1900/10/31 d/o John BW110700 4
Pillars ??? 46y 1907/07/19 Decatur, Adams, IN Mrs William BW072307p03 1, 6
Pinkerton Pearl L Sprinkle 1913/03/19 1999/11/13 Geneva, Adams Co., IN Lancaster; Huntington Co, IN Mrs Herman H BSN991123 2
Place James W 1859/11/06 1906/11/18 Decatur News BW112306p05 1, 6
Plessinger James B 1904/03/25 Decatur, Adams, IN former Wells Co, IN sheriff BW032504 3, 6, 9
Plettner A F 36y  1900/08/00 Denver, CO Formerly of Archbold BW081500 4
Poeppelman Helen 86 yrs 1996/07/07 St. Martins; Osgood, Darke, OH Mrs Aloys W 8
Poffenberger Peter 1908/05/21   Bluffton, Wells, IN throat was slashed BW052108p07; BW052208 1
Pogue Joseph 60y 1903/05/29 Monroe, Adams, IN BW060203 4
Pollock Francis L 1926/08/28 1999/02/18 Tucson, AZ Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN WWII; (Asa) BW990226 2
Pollock Harriet R Roggenkemper 1905/04/04 2000/01/14 Decatur, Adams, IN Decatur; Washington Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Asa A BW20000117 2
Polston Infant 1907/07/13 SE Lothan, MO c/o Asa; Fortuna MO News BW071907p08 1, 6
Pontious ??? 39y13d 1905/05/00 Funeral at Linn Grove, Adams, IN Mrs Edward; Linn Grove News BW051205p04 3, 6, 9
Pontious Edward 44y 1905/05/00 near Geneva, Adams, IN Greenwood; Hartford Twp, Adams Linn Grove News BW051905p04 3, 6, 9
Pontius Infant 2m19d 1902/03/04 Hartford; Hartford Twp, Adams, IN c/o Frank BW031102 4
Pontius Robert C 1901/10/13 1902/03/04 Hartford Twp Hartford; Hartford Twp, Adams, IN s/o George Franklin CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Porch Hazel Frances Colman 86 yrs 1996/07/30 Dunkirk, Jay, IN Hillside; Penn Twp, Jay, IN Mrs Thomas 8
Porter ??? 24y 1902/01/28 Decatur, Adams, IN Funeral at Steele M E  Church Mrs F B; survived by wk old baby BW020402 4
Porter Chella M Denney 88 yrs 1996/05/22 Muncie, Delaware, IN Elm Ridge; Muncie West, IN Mrs Ernest 8
Porter Flora D Frazier 1877/06/12 1902/01/28 Decatur, Adams, IN Pleasant Dale; Kirkland Twp Mrs Frank CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Porter Lee 20y 1909/12/18 Seattle, Washington formerly of Decatur BW122409p05 1, 6
Potter Cora Belle Halterman 1872/12/18 1903/12/24 White Oak White Oak, IN Mrs William CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Poulson Donna Dee Detamore 1933/11/10 2000/04/15 Fort Wayne, Allen, IN Garden of Memories; Marion, IN Mrs William BW20000417 2
Powell Rosalind A Grall 1917/02/09 1999/10/16 Fox Run Manor, Findley, OH Bishop; Hancock Co, OH Mrs H Dewitt BW991018 2
Powers John M 70y 1905/08/06 Bluffton, Wells, IN buried on his former farm BW081105p04 1, 6
Presdorf August 1859/00/00 1889/06/01 Adams County, IN s/o Wilhelm & Katherina StJohnUCCp001 3, 9
Presdorf Charley 1903/01/02 1903/01/08 Adams County, IN St John UCC; VeraCruz, Wells, IN s/o Henry & Rosa StJohnUCC004 3, 9
Pressdorf Cora 1892/00/00 1893/03/15 Adams County, IN d/o Henry & Rosa StJohnUCCp002 3, 9
Prestorf Eli Funeralat ZionChurch Honduras Kirkland Twp News BW040308p02 1
Price J S Was a train brakeman BW041399 4
Price Twin Infants 6 & 24 hrs c/o William BW022403 4
Priebe Jean I 1999/02/19 Oakwood; Grand Ledge, MI Mrs Walter L, Rev BW990224 2
Prilman Feba Cary 1826/00/00 1902/04/01 Wabash Twp Bunker Hill; Wabash Twp, Adams Mrs David CHR10/1901-9/1902 1
Pryor Hoy 1923/09/10 1996/06/15 Elk Springs; Monticello, KY 8
Purtscher Anthony 1902/03/21 Near Fort Recovery, OH BW032502 4
Pusey Edward Was captain of steamboat BW081500 4
Putnam Ed 27y 1907/02/15 At home of Fred Alswede Olson MI News BW030107p08 1, 6
Pyle Audrey M Shepherd 1917/05/20 2000/09/18 Decatur, Adams, IN MRE; Wabash Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Sherman BTW20000920;BSN20000926, By16p234 2
Pyle Ernest W 1930/08/01 1999/11/30 Decatur, Adams, IN Daugherty; Bearcreek Twp, Jay, IN Korean BW991201 2
Pyle Infant 1902/04/28 c/o Glen BW050202 4
Pyle Mary Etta Ball 1868/04/10 1904/05/01 Decatur, Adams, IN Reynolds; Root Twp, Adams, IN Mrs Irvin CHR10/1903-9/1904 1
Pyle Nora 1900/06/13 Mrs Edward BW062000 4
Pyle Saluda Butcher 1840/07/27c 1904/04/05 Geneva, Adams, IN Westlawn; Wabash Twp, Adams Mrs George CHR10/1903-9/1904 1