Sooy Cemetery, Murrayville Township Morgan County Illinois



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Sooy Cemetery
Morgan County Illinois
Murrayville Township T13N R10W 3rdPM
SW¼-NE¼, Section 11

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


About midway between Murrayville and Rees Station is Sooy Cemetery. Not visible from the road, this cemetery is in the southwest quarter of the northeast quarter of Section 11 in Township 13 N Range 10 W.
Although three acres are deeded as cemetery land only a small portion is used for this purpose. Sooy Cemetery is well fenced and maintained. Situated on high ground, the cemetery overlooks a deep embankment and creek on the east side.

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

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


ANDERSON, James W. 26 Oct 1828 - 14 May 1898

Mary 9 Oct 1830 - 1 July 1897

James Died 23 Sept 1848 68 Yr 8 Mo 17 Da

Eliza Ann Died 15 Apr 1843 Age 46 Yr Wife of John Anderson

Sarah A. Died 18 Oct 1832 2 Yr 4 Mo 11 Da Dau of J. & E.A. Anderson

Martha Elizabeth Died 8 Dec 1888 88 Yr 1 Mo 15 Da Wife of John Anderson

John Died 13 Aug 1890 Age 82 Yr 6 Mo

Catharine Died 28 Dec 1864 Age 11 Mo 6 Da Dau of J.W. & M. Anderson

John M. Died 1 Aug 1870 24 Yr 9 Mo 8 Da

CALKINS, James Died 2 Mar 1868 Age 73 Yr

FORBES, James G. Died 2 June 1868 Age 2 Yr 9 Mo

GRIFFIN, Alonzo Died 30 Dec 1884 47 Yr 11 Mo 15 Da

HENRY, Mary E. Died 11 Apr 1856 in the 21st year of age Wife of W.T. Henry

William 28 Feb 1838 - 4 Jan 1922

MUTCH, William 1857 - 1900

Clara A. Sooy 1861 - 1890

REAUGH, Charles Died 5 Sept 1864 Age 1 Yr 17 Da Son of O.P. & J.A. Reaugh

John Oliver Died 10 Jan 1862 Age 1 Mo 14 Da Son of O.P. Reaugh

Mary E. Died 28 Dec 1871 Age 20 Yr 24 Da Dau of O.P. & J.A. Reaugh

Ada Jane Died 10 Jan 1860 Age 1 Mo 14 Da Dau of O.P. & J.A. Reaugh

John A. Died 4 June 1875 52 Yr 5 Mo 15 Da

Lettia E. Died 8 July 1861 1 Yr 9 Mo 25 Da Dau of J.D. & L.M. Reaugh

Oliver P. 1821 - 1876

Julia A. 1832 - 1916 His Wife

William H. Died 15 July 1868 Age 48 Yr 7 Da

Martha J. Died 20 Aug 1835 2 Yr 3 Mo 7 Da Dau of S.Q. & F. Reaugh

Samuel Q. 15 Dec 1798 - 1 Dec 1845 Aged 46 Yr 11 Mo 16 Da

Phebe 24 Nov 1800 - 21 Mar 1881 Wife of S.Q. Reaugh

Martha J. Died 20 Aug 1835 2 Yr 3 Mo 17 Da

David K. Died 19 Feb 1848 17 Yr 4 Mo 9 Da

Charles Died 28 Dec 1854 19 Yr 9 Mo 26 Da

William H. Died 15 July 1868 Age 48 Yr 7 Da

John A. Died 4 June 1875 53 Yr 5 Mo 15 Da

Oliver P. Died 1 Aug 1876 51 Yr 1 Mo 26 Da

(The above seven names are engraved on the tombstone of their parents with

the inscription "Children of Samuel Q. and Phebe Reaugh".)

Charles Died 31 Dec 1846 Age 53 Yr 1 Mo

Elizabeth Died 10 Jan 1859 Age 64 Yr 25 Da Wife of Charles Reaugh

Letitia M. Died 29 Sept 1859 Age 35 Yr 6 Mo Wife of J.D. Reaugh

_________ Died 12 Nov 1860 33 Yr 2 Mo 22 Da Dau of Charles & Elizabeth Reaugh

SLAUGHTER, Silas C. 11 Aug 1828 -

Mary E. 9 Aug 1828 - 24 Oct 1919 His Wife

John S. Died 27 Dec 1857 Age 8 Mo 24 Da Son of S.G. & M.E. Slaughter

SOOY, Samuel Died 30 Sept 1862 66 Yr 1 Mo 5 Da

Oliver Marion 29 Sept 1876 - 1 Apr 1889 Son of G.E. & S.A. Sooy

Martha K. Died 29 Sept 1858 35 Yr 2 Mo 4 Da

Mariah

Phebe J. Died 28 Aug 1837 Age 6 Mo 9 Da Dau of D. & M.K. Sooy

David 27 Feb 1820 - 4 Mar 1891

Maria K. Died 29 Sept 1858 35 Yr 2 Mo 4 Da Wife of David Sooy

Infant Born & Died 29 June 1878 Dau of S. A. & S. A. Sooy

George A. Died 9 Oct 1858 Age 20 Da Son of D. & M.K. Sooy

William T. Died 15 Jan 1839 Age 3 Mo 21 Da Son of D. & M.K. Sooy

SOOY, Mary G. Died 26 Mar 1862 Age 3 Yr 12 Da Dau of H. & M.E. Sooy

SPILMAN, Rev. T. A. 1798 - 1858 Pastor of East Union Church

Susan 1816 - 1898 His Wife

STEPHENS, Eliza Died 25 June 1879 36 Yr 2 Mo 10 Da Dau of J. & E.A. Anderson



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