Woolsey Cemetery, Nortonville Township Morgan County Illinois



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Woolsey Cemetery
Morgan County Illinois
Nortonville Township T13N R9W 3rdPM
E¼-NW¼, Section 36

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


This abandoned cemetery is about three miles southwest of Centerville. It is on a hill on the west side of a seldom used road. The tombstone readings listed below are used by courtesy of Mrs. Guy W. (Myra) Martin and Reuben Bates Jr., who visited the cemetery for the purpose of recording the tombstone inscriptions. This cemetery is located in Township 13, Range 9, Section 36.


* = No Stone
** = Soldier
Words in brackets [ ] or parenthesis ( )are not on stone.

Name Birth Death Other or Notes Veteran? Donated By Obit?
Harrington, Michael G. 36 Yr 2 Sept 1876        
Roland, Sarah 44 Yr 3 Mo 21 Da 20 Mar 1868 Wife of Christian      
Sharp, Mary J. 1 Yr 2 Mo 17 Da 11 Oct 1857 Dau of J.B. & L.M. Sharp


Taylor, William 47 Yr 16 Da 30 Oct 1845        
White, John L.   18 June 1861        
Woolsey, Amos H. 97 Yr 16 Sept 1869        
There are also two footstones
with the initials: M.C.S. and P.A.
           




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