Carr Township, Clark County, Indiana

This cemetery is located behind 2011 Perry Crossing Road in Carr Township. It is also known as Jenkins Cemetery.  Click here for a topographical map of this site, courtesy of

The cemetery may be entered at the Art Thomas property where it is located behind a house, across a field, at 2011 Perry Crossing Road.

The information below was researched by Betty Johnson of Sellerburg circa 1994.  Betty and her husband Dan Johnson restored this cemetery in 1999.

ALLEN       Clarence (twin of

            Myrtle)                   b. 05/16/1891  d. 07/08/1891

ALLEN       Myrtle (twin of

            Clarence)                 b. 05/15/1891  d. 07/08/1891

ALLEN       Lelia (daughter of

            J. W. & M. Allen)         b. 03/21/1883  d. 02/21/1884

ALLEN       Ida May (daughter of

            G. & K. Allen)            b. 12/28/1887  d. 12/27/1892

ALLEN       George W.                 b. 1861        d. 1926

ALLEN       Catherine (wife of

            George)                   b. 1865        d. 1934

ALLEN       Stephen                   b. 04/25/1807  d. 08/08/1870

ALLEN       Ruth (wife of

            Stephen)                  b. 12/03/1824  d. 07/04/1902

HALE        Mollie                    b. 1865        d. 1929

            (same stone as

            Joseph Whalen)

JENKINS     George W. (Pvt.

            14th U.S. Infantry)       b. ????        d. 01/06/1926

JENKINS     Charles C.                b. 1854        d. 1930

JENKINS     Ruth (wife of Charles)    b. 1860        d. 1940

McCURDY     Gertrude B.               b. 08/04/1888  d. 08/28/1898

McCURDY     G. Earl                   b. 05/21/1901  d. 10/23/1901

            NOTE:  Other side of same

            stone said, "Infants 1895"

RIGGS       George P. (husband of

            Lydia; Pvt. Troof F,

            8th U.S. Calvary,

            Spanish-American War)     b. 11/06/1872  d. 11/21/1942

RIGGS       Lydia (wife of 

            George P.)                b. 03/19/1877  d. 01/12/1946

RIGGS       W. F. (Capt., Co. F,

            22nd Reg., Indiana

            Infantry)                 b. 06/27/1861  d. 06/25/1896

WHALEN      Joseph                    b. 10/29/1864  d. 03/05/1912

            (same stone as

            Mollie Hale)

            NOTE:  There are two small markers,

            possible foot markers, bearing

            the markings, "W.F.R." and "W.R."

     According to Betty Johnson, there are several sunken graves

     here with no stones also.

I have no further information on this cemetery. This index was obtained from the Jeffersonville Township Public Library, 211 East Court Avenue, Jeffersonville, Indiana 47130, telephone: (812) 285-5635.

E-mail: Dee Pavey

E-mail: Dee Pavey

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