Roberts Cemetery, Woodson Township Morgan County Illinois



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Roberts Cemetery
Morgan County Illinois
Woodson Township T14 N10W R10W 3rdPM
SW1/4-SE1/4, Section 33

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Cemetery transcription by members of the Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society



This well-maintained cemetery is used for current burials. It is located about one and one-eighth miles south of Woodson and is in Section 33. It is adjacent to a good road.
* = No Stone Found
** = Soldier


Words in brackets [ ] or parenthesis ( )are not on stone.

Name Birth Death Other or Notes Veteran? Donated By Obit?

ADAMS, Elisha N. 1868 - 1957 Father
Mary A. 1874 - 1955 Mother
Roy M. 1 July 1891 - 22 Dec 1910 Son of E.N. & M.A. Adams
Baby Died 25 Nov 1902
James O. 24 June 1869 - 1 May 1946
Emma J. 25 Mar 1872 - 28 July 1938
Nancy Elizabeth 12 Dec 1845 - 26 Nov 1903 Wife of James H. Adams
Morrison P. 17 Oct 1820 -
Ann M. 11 Feb 1836 - 8 Feb 1904 Wife of Morrison P. Adams
Ruth Ellen 4 Mar 1912 - 7 Dec 1912 Dau. of Allen P. & Katie Irlam Adams
(From Death Certificate)

ASHER, Taylor Z. 7 Aug 1848 - 4 Mar 1909
Mary Elizabeth (Adams) 11 Dec 1859 - 29 Nov 1911 His Wife
(Dau of Morrison & Ann Gaines Adams)(From Death Certificate)

BAUGHMAN, L. F. 19 Mar 1855 - 14 Feb 1942
Cinnie M. 17 June 1860 - 21 Apr 1907 Wife of L.F. Baughman

BENNETT, Martha Born in England 10 Aug 1838 Wife of Arthur Bennett
Died at Murrayville, Ill. 21 Nov 1900

BENTLEY, John Sherman 1860 - 1925

* BISHOP, Albert Lorene 18 Dec 1917 - 4 Jan 1918
Dau. of Bert R. & Rush (Gallagher) Bishop
(This entry from Death Cert.)

BLIMLING, Cora B. 14 Sept 1876 - 3 July 1907 Wife of J.W. Blimling
Robert H. 1885 - 1967
Millicent I. 1855 - 1958 (OBITUARY)
Thomas Donald 12 Sept 1913 - 4 Apr 1914 Son of R.H. & M.I. Blimling

BOYER, Emma Born in Mason Co., Ill., Died of tuberculosis
2 Mar 1903 Age 37 Yr 2 Mo 23 Da

BRUMMETT, Wendell 1923 - 1924

BUNCH, Charles E. "Ned" 1880 - 1955
Ava M. Lawson 1885 - 1958

CALLAWAY, Mattie 1878 - 1933

CASSON, George W. 1841 - 1911
Belinda 1853 - 1913 His Wife
Charles W. 1883 - 1905 Son of G. & B. Casson

CLAYTON, George D. 20 Aug 1861 - 7 Nov 1932
Mollie 14 Nov 1868 - 15 Apr 1906 Wife of George D. Clayton
Infant Died 3 Apr 1906 Sons of Geo. D. & Mollie Clayton

CLAYTON, Clarence 25 Nov 1912 - 12 Jan 1973 (Son of George & Annie Clayton)

COOPER, Charles 1897 - 1899 Son of James Cooper
Edward 1893 - 1893 Son of James Cooper
James A. 1861 - (1928) - OBITUARY
Mary E. 1859 - 1922 His Wife (OBITUARY)
James William Son of Wm. & Annie Irene Birdsell Cooper
(8 Mar) 1918 - (8 Mar 1918)

CORNETT, Thomas 1829 - 1901
Martha A. 1831 - 1904

COUMBES, John W. 1881 -
Myrtle M. 1883 - 1966
Henry Infant 1910

CRAIG, Martha A. 1900 - 1918 Wife of Harry G. Craig

CRONE, Robert E. 1840 - 1 Feb 1919
Nancy Ann Died 18 May 1920 His Wife

DUSKIN, Samuel 27 Nov 1897 - 24 Feb 1917

FANNING, John Wm. 14 Apr 1856 - 11 Sept 1922
Martha A. 25 Feb 1857 - 15 June 1911 His Wife

FANNING, Harlin F. 1918 - 1931

FANNING, Sylvia A. 1866 - 1931

FANNING, Charles Died of whooping cough on 11 Sept 1902 Age 1 Yr 2 Mo
Philpina Died of tuberculosis 25 Apr 1910 Age 1 Yr 3 Mo

FETHERKILE, J. William 1860 - 1899
Maria 1870 - 1943 His Wife
Bryan R. 1897 - 1898

FITZSIMMONS, Ball 27 Aug 1852 - 21 Dec 1919
Mary A. 1857 - 1933 His Wife
Virginia Lucille 2 Nov 1907 - 23 June 1912

FLUKE, Michael W. 1959 - 1966

* FOSTER, Reginald Wilson 10 Sept 1907 - 18 Feb 1913 Son of Thos. & Annie E. Foster
(This entry from Death Cert.)

** FULLER, Edward K. 7 Mar 1927 Ill. Bugler, 14 Field Art.
Russell E. Oct 1890 - 11 May 1927 Next to his brother - no stone

GAINES, Pete 1879 - 1952
Iva 1905 - (4 July) 1912
Nettie Lou (Adams) 1881 - 1959

GORDON, John C. 1866 - 1900

GRAVES, Greensmith S. 1856 - 1923
Mary J. 1860 - His Wife

GRAY, Fred 1853 - 1931
Ann Smith 1855 - 1928

GRIFFIN, C. Arthur 1882 - 1962
Minnie M. 1882 -
Jasper Merle 17 Jan 1916 - 16 Dec 1917

GUNTERMAN, Oscar 1870 - 1941
Ella 1886 - 1951
Henry Died 16 Oct 1910 Age 1 Yr 2 Mo 18 Da

HENRY, Charles E. 1844 - 1915
Susan E. 1848 - 1921
Samuel W. 1849 - 1925
Carolyn 1855 - 1932 His Wife
Frank 1879 - 1939
Lena 1894 - 1925
Raymond 18 Aug 1893 - 16 Feb 1895
Jesse 28 Sept 1812 - 7 Jan 1893
Martha E. 23 Dec 1817 - 4 Aug 1909

HENRY, Jesse 1872 - 1950
Louise 1871 - 1924 His Wife
Gladys Louise 27 Oct 1910 - 6 Jan 1911 Dau of Jesse & Louise
Martha Marie 22 Sept 1895 - 2 Sept 1908 Dau of Jesse & Louise Henry
Mollie 28 Mar 1844 - 28 June 1893 Wife of W.D. Henry
** William 28 Feb 1838 - 14 Jan 1922 Sgt. 145th Ill. Inf.
Howard 11 May 1884 - 21 Dec 1948
Jessie B. 1883 - 1933 Wife of Howard Henry

HENRY, Infant Son Kenneth Wayne 1914
Jno. R. 1842 -
Clara (Marsh) 30 Aug 1849 - 17 Oct 1919 His Wife
Stephen R. Son of E.R. & J.N. Henry
Died 13 Dec 1878 Age 2 Yr 6 Mo Son of E.R. & J.N. Henry

HENRY, Dorothy Virginia 1920 - 1940
** James Lawrence Ill. PFC Co. D Development Bn. WWI
17 Aug 1891 - 9 July 1960

* HENRY, Fred M. 18 Mar 1885 - 31 Dec 1951
Son of Samuel W. and Carolyn Montgomery Henry
This unmarked grave is south of and next to his grandfather, Jesse Henry.

* HENRY, George Edward 1923 - 1926 Son of Clarence E. Henry - no stone
* Earl Gordon 1928 - 1931 Son of Clarence E. Henry - no stone

** HENSON, Guy Ill. Pvt. 37 Inf. 11 Mar 1933

HESTER, Irene Died 13 Oct 1902 Age 27 Yr 7 Mo 17 Da

HUDSON, Herbert Raleigh 15 Aug 1893/4 - 16 Feb 1920
Lucy I. 1894 - 1964 His Wife

HULL, Ola May Died 16 Apr 1900 Age 40 Da

IRLAM, M. T. 1849 - 1927
Elizabeth 1853 - 1910 (23 Mar) His Wife
John Wm. 12 Dec 1882 - 17 Feb 1920
Mozelle Beadles 26 Dec 1883 - 9 Nov 1961

IRLAM, Martha E. 1883 - 1953
Jane 1876 - 1944
Charles D. 1852 - 1928
Bertha A. 1855 - 1935 His Wife
Florence Died 13 July 18_9 9 Yr 3 Mo 26 Da Dau of Chas. & B. Irlam
Jessie L. 28 Nov 1893 - 21 Feb 1894 Dau of Chas. & B. Irlam
Infant Sons of Mr. & Mrs. Charles E. Irlam 1921 (3 Feb)1922

JACOBS, Infant Female Died 6 Feb 1903 Age 4 Hrs
Lucille Maude Died 18 Dec 1904 Age 12 Hrs

JOHNSON, Harriet M. 20 Aug 1889 - 26 Jan 1956


* KEHL, Ruby Violet 20 Oct 1918 - 20 Oct 1918 Dau. of Roy Kehl

* Inf. Dau. 22 Apr 1917 - 22 Apr 1917 Dau. of Roy Kehl
(Above 2 entries from Death Certificates)

* KITNER, Fredrich Raymond 5 Feb 1918 - 29 Nov 1918
Son of F.H. & Maggie (Fitzsimmons) Kitner
(This entry from Death Cert.)

MANSFIELD, James Everett Died 8 Aug 1904 Age 32 Yr 10 Mo 1 Da Born @ Morgan Co., IL
Willie Died 3 Jan 1902 Age 3 Yr 10 Mo 24 Da

MARTIN, Sarah E. Died 6 Sept 1881 25 Yr 6 Mo 24 Da Wife of Edward Martin
Sarah J. Died 23 Sept 1881 Age 17 Da Dau of E. & S.E. Martin

MAYNARD, James Harold 20 July 1917 - 20 July 1917

MCALISTER, James 1847 - 1923
Mariah (Moore) (22 Feb) 1833/7 - (30 Sept) 1910
Dau. Joseph & Nancy Ann Moore
Eliza Died 6 Nov 1905 Age 40 Yr 2 Mo 28 Da
Married, Born in Anderson Co., Ky.

MCCURLEY, Amos Elmer 14 Dec 1892 - 11 Dec 1962
Mary F. Henry 11 July 1894 -

MCCURLEY, Francis Henry 26 Dec 1926 - 8 Mar 1928

** MCCURLEY, John Robert "Jack" Ill. Cpl. 102 Inf. 43 Inf. Div.
6 June 1928 - 12 Feb 1956

* MILLARD, Bessie Viola 20 July 1901 - 28 Feb 1913
Dau. of Burton & Edith May (Jones) Millard
(This entry from Death Cert.)
She was born in Richland Co., Ill.,
a daughter of Burton Millard who was born in Richland County,
and Edith May Jones Millard who was born in Morgan County, Illinois.

MILLER, Mary 1860 - 1898 Wife of A.T. Miller

MYERS, Michael 1864 - 1925
Harriet G. 1870 - 1953 Wife of Michael Myers
Spencer A. 1904 - 1960
Martha A. 1902 - Married 25 Oct 1958

NEIGHBORS, William Edgar 1869 - (18 Aug 1865 - 26 Sept 1940) Father
Son of Josiah & _____ (Spencer) Neighbors
Ada B. 1876 - 1929 Mother

NEWMAN, George 1859 - 1945
Frances S. 1862 - 1924 His Wife

OBERT, Lucy J. 12 June 1875 - 2 Aug 1895 Wife of Henry Obert

ORRIS, Sarah F. 1845 - 1931

PHILLIPS, Nellie B. 13 June 1900 - 12 July 1975
This registered nurse was a daughter of Thomas E. and Sylvia Bentley Fanning.

PIERSON, Kate L. 6 Nov 1897 - 16 June 1898 Dau of J. & J. Pierson

RAFFETY, Leatha Mary Dau. of Wm.H. & Edna G. (Doer_) Raffety
4 Oct 1918 - 11 Jan 1919

RANSDELL, Lucy Henry 1882 - 1935

REA, John W. 4 May 1881 - 8 Dec 1970
Mrs. Inez A. 15 Dec 1883 - 7 July 1938

REEVES, Peter Died 26 Dec 1902 Age 22 Yr Born Greene Co., IL

RICHARDS, Infant of Lee R. 11 Dec 1917 - 11 Dec 1917

ROBERTS, Ellen E. Died 8 Apr 1878 Age 44 Yr 2 Mo

RUSSELL, Alice I 1887 - 1940 (Obituary)

ROUSEY, Paul Francis 4Jan 1917 - 20 Jan 1917 Son of Wm. & Ada Simpson Rousey

SHEPLAR, Benjamin Died __ July 1879 Age 82 Yr 28 Da
Maria Died 14 Aug 1893 85 Yr 10 Mo 21 Da Wife of Benj. Sheplar
John W. 30 Dec 1843 - 2 Dec 1865
Minerva 11 Mar 1838 - 17 Jan 1875

SHORT, Harvey S. 18 July 1897 - 3 Sept 1898 Son of John & Lucinda Short

SHUMAKER, Herman 1853 - 1927
Martha E. 1860 - 1909 His Wife

SIMPSON, Hulda Jane (McConnell) 7 Nov 1844 - 7 Aug 1910 Wife of T.T. Simpson
Fred 20 July 1880 - 2 Nov 1964
Mary A. 3 Dec 1888 -
Coy F. 3 Mar 1915 - 2 May 1915

SMART, N. Grant 1865 - 1939
Theresa U. 1860 - 1931
Johnnie Orville 1896 - 1916

SOOY, Enoch Percy 1881 - 1929
Letha Belle (McAlister) Wife of E.P. Sooy
28 Mar 1881 - 16 June 1919
Harry Bartley 2 Mar 1913 - 19 Mar 1913 Child of E. Percy & Letha Belle Sooy
Marguerite Rosalee (8 Sept 1917 - 8 Sept 1917) Child of E. Percy & Letha Belle Sooy

SULLIVAN, Curtiss Died 26 Mar 1905 Age 22 Yr
This married clerk was born in Greene County, Illinois. He was killed when crushed by railroad cars while stealing a ride near
the village of Woodson.

THURSTON, J. Laben 8 Aug 1894 -
Cora B. Irlam 20 Mar 1891 - 15 Nov 1916 His Wife
Infant Son of J.L. & C.B. Thurston

TRIBBLE, Estell 8 Aug 1905 - 12 Feb 1920

TURNER, John T. 1871 - 1924
Mary E. Irlman 1878 - 1924 His Wife
Irlman 1906 - 1932 Their Son

UNGLAUB, John Sr. 1835 - 1896 Father
Mary A. 1840 - 1895 Mother
George 1873 - 1873
Mary 1877 - 1878
William 1871 - 1895
Floyd E. 1883 - 1884

WARDLE, Oswald A. 13 Oct 1892 - 6 Feb 1948

WHITLOCK, Ida M. 1875 - 1967
Pearl 1898 - 1920
Dorothy Pauline 1919 - 1921 Daughter

WICKEY, Minnie F. 1876 - 1907 Wife of Melvin H. Wickey

YOUNG, C. W. 22 Dec 1837 -
Nancy J. 29 Apr 1843 - 8 Aug 1896 His Wife
George W. 22 Dec 1832 - 26 June 1911
This widower was born at Taylorville, Illinois.



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