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Lower Lester Cemetery
 

Garrett Township
Lower Lester Cemetery Entrance Sign

Many thanks to Hazel Jorgensen for providing so much of this data. Conflicting interpretations of dates or spellings are noted

Lower Lester Cemetery

Lower Lester Cemetery is located in the NE 1/4 of Section 1 T 15N R 7 E pf 3rd P.M.
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ARCHER, Lemuel W., 1826 - 1870 (Masonic Emblem)

ARCHER, Martha J., 1831 - 1898 his wife (wife of Lemuel W.)

ARMSTRONG, Elizabeth, wife of James A., d. May 4, 1872 - 40y 2m 2d

BEAVERS, Benjamin F., d. Dec. 25, 1859 - 39y 7m 28d (Note: son of Robert & Elizabeth WILEY)

BEAVERS, Julina L. Boyd, d. June 23, 1873 - 42y 2d (formerly wife of B.J. Beavers)

BEEDLE, William E., son of W. H. & M., d. Jan. 2, 1868

BENSKEN, Alfred J., 1877 - 1941

BENSKEN, Myrtle, wife, 1880 - 1976

BRIAN, John, son of W. & A., d. Jan. 10, 1858 - 26y 5m 4d

BRIANT, James S., son of J. & J., d. Sept. 20, 1865 - 6m 25d

BRIANT, Jane, wife of James, b. Putman Co., IN., d. Apr. 15, 1865, 31y 2m 29d

BRIANT, John, son of J. & J., d. Oct. 13, 1863 - 1y 1m 10d

CHANDLER, Clive, son of J. & H. F., d. Aug. 5, 1862 - 8m

CHANDLER, Hannah F., wife of John, Jan. 3, 1836 - Nov. 26, 1861

CHANDLER, Israel, 1792 - 1875 (Note: son of John & Anna Jones Chandler)

CHANDLER, Lydia G., 1799 - 1867 (Note: nee Gruelle, dau of John & Anna Burnham Gruelle)

CHANDLER, William, d. July 12, 1863 - 44y 6m 22d (Masonic Emblem) (Note: son of Israel & Lydia Gruelle Chandler)

CLARK, Catharine, wife of Henry, d. Aug 31, 1862

CLARK, Catharine, wife of Dan'l, d. Mar. 27, 1855 - 68y 2m 7d

CLARK, Daniel, d. Oct. 15, 1870 - 88y 2m

CLARK, Eddyvill, son of Henry & Catharine, d. Dec. 26, 1863 - 8y 4m 13d

CLARK, Elizabeth J., dau. of H. & C., d. Jan. 7, 1856 - 2y 2m 29d

CLARK, Henry, d. Feb. 11, 1871 - 54y 9m 17d

CLARK, Infant, son of H. & C., d. Apr. 1, 1862

CLARK, Infant, dau. of J. & I.

CLARK, Irena, wife of Josiah, d. Feb. 13, 1874 - 32y 2m 17d

CLARK, Sarah A., dau. of J. & I.(J.?), d. Aug. 28, 1870

COLLIER, Louisa, wife of John C., d. June 20, 1865 - 64y 5m 28d

CRAFTON, James F., son of R.(or B.) E.(or T.) & A. M., d. Mar. 18, 1863 - 9d

DECKER, William A., son of W. A. & S. C., Feb. 12, 1907 - Feb. 24, 1907

ELLIS, James W., son of John J. & E. F., d. Nov. 13, 1861 - 3y 3m 4d

ELLIS, Sarah, wife of John, d. Nov. 24, 1873 - 27y 7d

ELLIS, Thomas, son of John J. & E. F., d. Nov. 1, 1861 - 2m 26d

FLEENER, Eliza A., 1865 - 1907

FLEENER, Thomas L., 1868 - 1947

FLINN, Catherine B., wife of George W., d. Mar. 2(?), 1858 - 21y 11m 11d

FLINN, Infant, dau. of G. W.(H.?) & C. B., d. Mar. 27, 1858 - 27d

FOUST/FONST, Sarah A., dau. of William & Roberta (or Rebecca), d. Nov. 30, 1868 - 3y 5m 28d

FOUST/FONST, William, d. Feb. 18, 1869 - 24y 9m 28d - First Reg. East Tenn. Cav.

FOUSTE/FONSTE, George, Oct. 27, 1813 - Oct. 31, 1870

FOUSTE/FONSTE, Martha M., Dec. 27, 1821 - May 15, 1899

GENTRY, Julia A., dau. of A. & M., d. Mar. 3, 1863 - 3m

GENTRY, Laura Belle, dau. of A. & M., d. Mar. 8, 1869 - 2y 4m 15d

GREEN, Mary, dau. of J. & Ann, d. June 8, 1870 - 16y 7m 15d

HANSON, Anna Marie 1844 - 1864

HUGHES, Harrison, d. Dec. 11, 1858 - 42y 6m 21d

JESTER, Hester, wife of J. T., d. Nov. 7, 1865 - 58y 1m 23d

JESTER, Sarah A., dau. of J. T. & H. A., d. Oct. 7, 1875 - 46y 8m

LARMORE, Charley E., son of Isaac W. & Phebe J., d. Jan (June?) 20, 1871 - 10m 1d

LARMORE, Everett W., son of I. (C.?) W. & P. J., d. July 10, 1870 (Aug 25, 1872) - 10m 9d

LESTER, (no name) d. Sept. 22, 1860 - 54y 6m 8d

LESTER, Cirrildym (or Girrildy?) dau of S, & S. R., d. Mar. 27, 1860, 30y 3m 4d

LESTER, Florence, dau of S. J. & A. F.d. Feb. 26, 1871 - 3y 8m 15d

LESTER, Hester, wife of James T., d. Nov 7, 1865 - 58y 1m 23d

LESTER, Mary J., wife of Virgil, d. Sept. 13, 1871 - 24y 18d

LESTER, Orlena J., wife of S. M., d. Mar. 2, 1872 - 27y 6m 8d

LESTER, Sarah A., dau of J. T. & H. A. d. Oct 7, 1875 - 46y 8m

LESTER, Sidney K., wife of Samuel, b. Aug. 30, 1812 Greenup Co, KY - Jan 27, 1882

LESTER, T, G., Co. B, 79th Illinois Infantry

LEWIS, Alva A. 1823 - Nov. 24, 1897 - 74y Father, (Note: on same stone as below)

LEWIS, Zealmon

LISTON, Casper N., son of J. & M. J., d Oct. 10, 1875 - 17y 4m 18d

LISTON, Mary Ann Bell, dau. of James & Mary J., d. July 15, 1869 - 2y 8m 2d

LISTON, Stephen Jasper, son of " & " , d. Aug. 10, 1875 - 8m 17d

LOMAN, Christopher, d. Apr. 14, 1861 - 17y 7m 25d

LOMAN, Mary E., dau. of C. (or G.)T. & N.(or M.) J., d. Feb. 5 (or 7), 1872, 10m 3d

LOMAN, Sarah A., dau of C. & N., d. Feb. 17, 1861 - 19y 9m

LUNSBERRY/LAUNSBERRY, Daniel, d. Jan. 30, 1871 - 69y 8m 20d

LUNSBERRY/LAUNSBERRY, Daniel Jr., son of Daniel & Phebe, d. July 10, 1870 - 25y 4m 8d

MARTIN, Charley, son of G. C. & E., d. Apr. 19, 1874 - 10wks

MARTIN, Nora May, dau. of G, C, & Emma J., d. Aug 2, 1871 - 1d

McGINNIS, Dulbert A., son of S. H. & C., d. Sept. 12, 1860 - 2y - 7m

McGINNIS, Hattie, dau. of S. H. & C., d. Sept. 26, 1874 - 6y - 6d

McGINNIS, Infant, dau of S. H. & C., d. Apr. 26, 1874 - 3m 6d

McGINNIS, Susan H., d. Nov. 26, 1877 - 35y 10m

McGINNIS, William, son of S. H. & C., d. Mar. 16, 1872 - 9m 15d

PUCKETT, Thomas - 1792 - 1868 "Father of Mrs. Caleb Garrett"

RAHN, Wiebke, d. Jan. 3, 1866 - 33y 4m 18d

RAHN, Margratha, dau. of Hans & Margratha, d. Dec. 2, 1868 - 4d

RAHN, Wiebke, dau. of Hans & Margratha, d. Sept. 20, 1870 - 10m

RANDAL, Margrete, dau. of S. & C.(or G.), d. Jan. 24, 1870 - 23y 4m 7d

RANDALL, Charlotte, wife of Lemuel, d. Oct. 9, 1858 - 49y 1m 20d

RANDALL, Lemuel J., d. Nov 26, 1865 - 56y 1m 15d

RANDOLPH, C. D., Co. H, 25th Illinois Infantry

RANDOLPH, Cary, dau. of Mary, d. Nov. 20, 1862 - 2y 8m 14d

RANDOLPH, Jephthan (or Jephtham), d. July 15, 1871 - 43y 6m

RANDOLPH, Joseph H., son of C. D. & R., d. Aug. 21, 1858 - 6m - 6d

RANDOLPH, Samuel, son of C. D. & R, d. Mar. 9, 1866 - 6wks

REMMEL, Jacob, Co. K, 79th Illinois Infantry

REMMEL, Levi P., son of J. & S., d. Oct. 11 (or 14), 1866 - 24y 1 (or 4) m 5 (or 1)d

REEVES, Lucy, wife of Silas, d. Sept. 1, 1868 - 77y 10m 27d

RIDEOUT, Maryetta (Marylina?), dau. of E. & C., d. Nov. 7, 1867 - 5m 3d

RODERICK, Daniel, d. Nov. 25, 1901 - 85y 4m 10d

RODERICK, Eliza, Mar. 25, 1859 - Oct. 13, 1937

RODERICK, George D., 1882 - 1946 Father

RODERICK, George D., Dec. 4, 1850 - Jan. 30, 1922

RODERICK, Georgia Margaret, Oct. 12, 1916 - Aug. 10, 1917

RODERICK, Jasper, Co. B, 79th Illinois Infantry

RODERICK, Margaret C., 1880 - 1938 Mother

RODERICK, Nancy, wife of Daniel, d. Nov. 29, 1903 - 85y 5m 14d

RODERICK, Perry, Co. B, 79th Illinois Infantry

RODERICK, Simon, son of D.(or J.) & N., d. Feb. 20, 1840 - 3d

ROMINE, Ed (no dates)

ROMINE, Edna R., 1909 - 1928, Dau of F.D. & M.E. Romine

ROMINE, Joe, 1905 - 1906, son of Edward & M. E.

ROMINE, Mary (Minnie?)(no dates)

ROMINE, Susan, 1901 - 1902, Dau. of Edward & M. E.

SHAFER, Joseph E., son of L. & M., d. Oct. 11, 1875 - 1y 21d

SROUP/SROUF, Sebastian, d. Feb. 12, 1875 - 78y 8m 17d

SROUP/SROUF, Valley, d. Oct. 29, 1874 - 78y 4m 4d

TALBOTT, Marcus E. T., d. May 29 (or 23), 1876 - 23y 7m 20d

TALBOTT, Sarah C.(or G.), wife of John W., d. Sept. 4, 1864 - 35y 9m

TALBOTT, William A., d. June 19, 1871 - 18y 7m 23d

THOMPSON, Anderson, d. Mar. 3, 1864 - 49y 2m 15d

THOMPSON, Dillie L., dau. of A.(or D.) & R., d. Mar. 26, 1866 - 2y 6m 8d

THOMPSON, Martin A., Apr. 15, 1851 - Aug 10, 1933, Father (Masonic Emblem)

THOMPSON, Mary E., June 17, 1859 - July 28, 1949, Mother

THORNTON, Mary A., wife of Hiram, d. Feb. 22, 1868 - 22y 9m 8d

WEST, Evaline, dau. of D. E. & E., d. Jun. 7, 1863 - 4y 4m 19d

WEST, Unknown, wife of D.E. West, d. Jan 15, 1867 - Aged about 24 years.

WESTFALL, John W., son of R. E. H. & M. E., d. July 7, 1863 (or July 22, 1860) - 1y 4m

WEATHERLY, Hugh L., d. Mar. 17, 1873 - 17y 1m 14d

WEATHERLY, Mira, d. Dec. 24, 1872 - 1m 3d

WHARTON, John C., d. Feb. 27, 1870 - 26y 7m 4d

WHEELER, Barbara A., dau of J. B. & E., d. Nov. 2, 1866 - 4y 6m 23d

WILSON, Ann Eliza, dau. of Uriah & Mary, d. Nov. 13, 1858 - 21y

WILSON, Catherine, wife or J. Wilson), d. Dec. 31, 1860 - 55y

WILSON, Infant, son of J. C. & S. A., d. Apr. 1, 1869 - 9d

WILSON, Infant, dau. of J. C. & S. A., d. June 10, 1872

WILSON, John C., d. Mar. 15, 1883 - 50y 7m 25d

WILSON, John D., d. Oct. 11 (or 14), 1859 - 65y

WILSON, Sarah A, wife, d. July 4, 1872 - 29y 7m 26d - wife of John C. Wilson

ZIEMER, Casper, Nov. 17, 1814 - Oct. 15, ??



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