GRAVE OF HARVEY HETH
Submitted by Kevin Conrad
Hervey (Harvey) Heth, son of Capt. Henry & Agnes McMahon Heth, born April 28, 1770; died Nov 2, 1816. Harvey Heth is buried on the Phoebe Miller farm (widow of Hardin Miller) on the west side of
Hervey Heth bought William Henry Harrisons patent for the land where Corydon stands and is credited with laying out the Town of
HarveyHeth entered fractional sections 2 & 11, T6, R3, 684 acres in 1807. This land is east of Mauckport on the
The heirs of Harvey Heth entered the west half of Section 25 on
It is said that a Mr. Jinkins cut up Harvey Heth’s head-stone into whetstones. It is not known whether there were other graves near Harvey Heth’s or not.
Source of Information : The above was typed as found in Frederick P. Griffin’s book, “Harrison County Cemeteries.” This three volume set is maintained at the