Methodist Church Cemetery

Hermon, IL

Hermone Methodist church cemetery photo Knox Co, IL Genealogy

Memorial Stone for the Site of

Methodist Church  1850- 1962

Hermon Bible Church  1962 - 1988 the cemetery is the background

In Honor of World War II Veterans

S. Sgt. Delbert G. Watkins, Ens. Charles W. Grice, Capt. Wayne L. Cramer, S. Sgt. Vivion P. Smith, Sgt. Charles F. Davis, S1/C Harlan H. Shumaker, T. Sgt. Rodney N. Cain.

Hermone Methodist church cemetery photo Knox Co, IL Genealogy

Overview of Hermon Methodist Cemetery looking up back hill towards the road.

Hermone Methodist church cemetery photo Knox Co, IL Genealogy

Overview of Hermon Methodist Cemetery; looking in a northernly fashion in the middle of top of cemetery.

Hermone Methodist church cemetery photo Knox Co, IL Genealogy

First Row in back of cemetery looking north.

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117 photos in this gallery not all tombstone in cemetery are here!

Richmon

Polly, wife of J.

Richmon

John

Richmon

Nora, wife of G. W. next to John's

Richmon

John & Nora's stone together.

Hopkins & Booten Plot

Sally & Thomas Hopkins

Shumaker

Sally, wife of John

Hopkins

Sally & Thomas

Booten

Laban & Catherine's stone

Booton

Laban's side

Booten

Catherine's side

Berry

Silas W., stone if very old & weather worn hard to read.

Aged 96yrs & 6ms.

Died May 15, 1868. cemetery listings is wrong.

Berry

Catherine, wife of Silas, her stone is broken off and siting in front of the base of it.

Berry

Silas & Catherine's together.

Leigh

In Memory of Abigail Pierce Leigh

wife of F. Benjamin Leigh

March 16, 1754-August 1, 1837

her original stone looks like death year of 1854 or 1854. don't know which is right.

Leigh

In Memory of Abigail Pierce Leigh

wife of F. Benjamin Leigh

March 16, 1754-August 1, 1837

her original stone looks like death year of 1854 or 1854. don't know which is right.

Newer stone by itself.

Shaffer

Rev G. W. Shaffer Nov 16, 1824-May 9, 1904

Sally, his wife Sept 15, 1831-April 2, 1911

"Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord."

Leigh

Clark & Sally

Robison

George

Robinson

John & Sally's stone

Mother & Father

Robinson

Emily's side wife of John

Robinson

Emily's side close up for better reading.

Booton

Catherine Booton, consort of A. J. Booton

daughter of Arcjoba;d C. Long

very old stone, needs some care. but you would have to be careful so as not to ruin this very old stone.

Booton

Catherine Booton, consort of A. J. Booton

daughter of Arcjoba;d C. Long

very old stone, needs some care. but you would have to be careful so as not to ruin this very old stone.

second photo***

Adkins

Phillip, died Nov. 28, 1864

AE 71yrs 7ms 3ds.

Adkins

in line with Adkin's stones but can't read looks when in cemetery to be the stone of a child but not sure.

Adkins

Elizabeth, wife of Phillip Adkins

who died can't read date to be sure.

Aged 56 years at bottom but hard to read. very stone seems to be original.

Adkins

Nancy, dau of P & E. Adkins

rest of stone in the ground.

very weather worn hard to read.

Vandel

Phillip L. son of R. S. & S. M. Vandel

Died May 25, 1854

Adkins

Row of tombstones taken & just named.

Adkins

Row of tombstones looking other way just named

Adkins

George son of J J & N C Adkins

died Aug 24, 1857 Aged 5ms & ???

Adkins

Infant of P & E. J. Adkins

died May 6, 186? stone is very old, weatherworn & hard to read.

Adkins

Mary dau of P & E. J.

Died ????? ? 1852 stone very weatherworn & hard to read

Adkins

Martha, stone very weather worn & hard to read.

Adkins

child of P & E stone very weather worn & can't read name. looks like the child died in 1852

Adkins

Children's stones in cemetery just named or tried to all in a row.

Adkins

Children stones of P & E. just named looking north.

Adkins

Louis

Adkins

Louis & Polly

Polly's name is at the bottom of stone.

Adkins

Polly's

Adkins

Louis & Polly another photo

Donaho

James Donaho

Jan 28, 1820---Mar 4, 1903

Rebecca C., His wife

Jan 11, 1840-- death not on stone.

"Gone but not forgotten"

Donaho

James Donaho

Jan 28, 1820---Mar 4, 1903

Rebecca C., His wife

Jan 11, 1840-- death not on stone.

"Gone but not forgotten" close up....*

Donaho

James Donaho

Jan 28, 1820---Mar 4, 1903

Rebecca C., His wife

Jan 11, 1840-- death not on stone.

"Gone but not forgotten" third photo back of stone with the name at the top. this is put together backwards....* my daughter in background taking notes

Wilson

Horace L., M. D. 1861-1927 Mason

Julia E. 1867-1949

Bowden

William P & Angeline Cain

Bowden

William P & Angeline Cain--second photo

Bowden

Sergt. Geo. M. Bowden

Co D. 64 Ill Inf also a family stone of concrete with Martha A. Virtue. this stone is getting destroyed--family stone.

Bowden

Donald Eugene 1919-1922

Audrey Illene 1920-1922

Thurman

Caroline Cain

McFarland

William's family stone

McFarland

Wm born Mar 30, 1803---Apl 29, 1879

McFarland

Catharine, wife of Wm. Mc Farland born Aug 8, 1809--Oct 5, 1876

"Jesus can make a dying bed Feel soft as donny pillow ???" can't read last word.

McFarland

Wm & Catharine

Shumaker

Elizabeth wife of J??. Shumaker Nove 17, 1862 AE looks like 86yrs & ????

Wilson

Samuel's family stone

Wilson

Martha wife of Samuel

Wilson

Samuel, M D

Wilson, Mc Farland, Shumaker

three stones together in front of cemetery along the road.

Ferris

Marillia, daughter of H & L Ferris

Booton

Seth

Booton

Lavina on Seth's stone another side.

Booton

Lavina, close up.

Booton

Seth 2nd photo

Ferris

Rev. Henry R. Ferris died Oct 21, 1843 aged 50 years & 3 months.

"Blessed are thee dead and die in thy can't read all of it."

Ferris

Rev Henry second Photo

Byram

Washington Byram Co I 36 Ill Inf

Byram

Washington Byram Co I 36 Ill Inf

second photo

Byram

William's original stone by the family I think it's broken up and lying flat on the ground. but by the governments stone.

Carpenter

Orramel D. Carpentar Co B. 103 Ill Inf

Carpenter

Orramel D. Carpentar Co B. 103 Ill Inf

died ?????? aged 16yrs 9ms--- his family stone.

must of died during the civil war

Carpenter

Orramel D. Carpenter Co B. 103 Ill Inf

died ?????? aged 16yrs 9ms

two stones together.

Reece

1st Sgt. Henry M. Reece

Co D. 88 Ohio Inf with his family stone.

Emma wife of Henry

Reece

1st Sgt. Henry M. Reece

Co D. 88 Ohio Inf his family stone.

Emma wife of Henry

Reece

1st Sgt. Henry M. Reece

Co D. 88 Ohio Inf with his Civil War stone.

Emma wife of Henry

Brooks

Milton & Nora, they have no stones these are from the funeral parlor puts out to mark where buried. but have been placed so as not to removed.

Brooks

Nora by herself & close up

Brooks

Milton by hisself

Bonham

D. K. died June 4, 1902 aged 68yrs 4mos & 1 da

Mary J., His wife died June 4, 1820 aged 76yrs 1mo 1 day

Freeze

Joseph Freeze Co K Ill Inf

Mary A., His wife

Jemima, his wife

Infant sons

Military stone and family stone together

Freeze

Joseph Freeze Co K Ill Inf

Mary A., His wife

Jemima, his wife

Infant sons

family stone

Freeze

Joseph Freeze Co K Ill Inf

Mary A., His wife

Jemima, his wife

Infant sons

Military stone

Brooks

Tobatha J. only thing on this looks almost like a footstone really. it is by Joseph Freeze family stone

Green

John W. Green born June 11, 1806 died Oct 31, 1872

"Therefore be ye also readys lot in such an have as ye think not. thy son of man cometh. Math 24, chap. 14vs.

Search thee scriptures for inf them ye think ye have eternal life. John 5 chp 39vs"

Freeze

Jemima, wife of Joseph w/footstone Jemima, mother

her original stone. also name on Joseph Freeze stone

Freeze

Jemima, close up of her original stone

Potts

Noah Potts Co D & Ill Cav.

Potts

Jonathan Potts died June 18, 1857

Aged 46 years

Potts

Jonathan's & Noah's together

Potts

Noah's family stone it's the big one in the previous photo

Potts

Noah's close up

Baughman

Daniel died Jan. 16, 1864 ae.76 yr. 10 m. 25 d.

Buck

Calob Buck 1819-1871

Eve, His wife 1838-1865

George W. 1850-1918

Burgess

William Burgess with broken off tombstone. probably his wife's

?????

Amanda, only thing can read on this stone.

Armstrong

John Family stone

Armstrong

Mary, dau of J. & M.

Armstrong

John's side

Armstrong

Matilda by John Armstrong's

Armstrong

John's family plot.

Hall's

Samuel & Harmon's

Hall

Corp. Samuel Hall

Co K. 7 Ill Inf

Hall

Corp. Samuel Co K. 7 Ill Inf

Amanda R., His wife

Hall

Harmon W. Co C. 10th Ill Inf

"At Rest"

Hall

Maria, wife of Harmon W.

Hall

Alivira dau of ????

also stone lying flat on ground in front of hers

Hall

Catharine wife of H. C. Hall died Apr 7, 1859 Aged 21yrs 2ms & 7ds

Hall

Harmon W. Hall Co C 10 Ill Inf

Hall

David E. Hall died Feb 8, 1863, AE 52yrs 8ms stone has been broken off & put back together.

Hall

Silence, wife of Samuel Hall on right

Elizabeth, wife of David E. Hall broken off and lying on Sidence's

Hall

Elizabeth, wife of David E. Hall broken off and lying on Sidence's

Hall

Silence, wife of Samuel Hall

Massie

Thomas & Wife Nancy. Kate my daughter had to put top on so could get the whole tombstone in the photo. other wise you would of missed alot of the stone.

Massie

Nancy. wife of Thomas Massey died Feb 6, 1848 Aged 56yrs 3ms.

Addison M. Massie

died Feb 17, 1848 aged 24 years

William F. Massie died Jan 26, 1848 Aged 11 yrs

Massie

Thomas died Aug Aug. 27,1851 or could be the last number a 4 hard to read. aged

69yrs. ??ms 5ds.

Burnside

Margarette, wife of Wm. Burnside died Dec. 9, 1870 Aged 69years & 15 ds

Burnside

William Burnside died Feb 28, 1877

Aged 91yrs 3ms & 5ds.

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