Horrell Cemetery, Jacksonville-Markham Township Morgan County Illinois

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Horrell Cemetery
Morgan County Illinois
Jacksonville-Markham Township T15N R11W 3rdPM
NE¼, Section 32

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

Six miles southwest of Jacksonville public square are the remaining tombstones of Horrell Cemetery. The cemetery site itself is situated on a gentle area of high ground that is now a cultivated field. The tombstones were removed several years ago and placed in a wooded area immediately to the west of the field, and on the east side of a small stream. Even with detailed directions it is difficult to find the flattened tombstones in the dense brush. The cemetery is within sight of the Winchester-Jacksonville highway, and is in nearly the exact center of the northeast quarter of Section 32 in Township 15 N Range 11 W. It is on a direct line from Allinson Cemetery to Richardson Cemetery and is almost exactly the center point between those two cemeteries.

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

Name Birth Death Other or Notes Veteran? Donated By Obit?
Henderson, Elvira Adaline 27yr 8mo 8da 31 July 1849 Consort of J. Henderson      
Horrell, Charles Wesley 62yr 9mo 7da 7 Aug 1851        
Horrell, Elizabeth 27yr 11mo 28da 12 ___ 1823 w/o Charles Horrell      
Horrell, Martha   6 Dec 1857 d/o O.C. & E. Horrell      
Horrell, Arthur George 8mo 26 Oct 1862 s/o O.C. & E. Horrell      
King, William 58yr 11 July 1846        
King, Mary Ann 35yr 18 Aug 1842 Wife of William King      

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