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Nineveh, Greene County, Pennsylvania
Lat: 39° 59' 05"N, Lon: 80° 20' 48"W
Contributed by Brad Jarvis, Mar 01, 2009, last edited Apr 27, 2009 [email@example.com]. Total records = 241.
Follow Route 18 North approximately 11 miles, passing through the villages of Sycamore and Nineveh. The cemetery is located at the intersection of Route 18 North, Webster Road, 2.78 miles north of Nineveh PA on south side of Hwy 18.
Beulah Baptist Church is located across Brown Creek Road above a couple of houses. One can park at the church and walk down to the cemetery. It dates back to about 1903.
The cemetery is in moderate condition and looks to be maintained on a semi regular basis. I estimate nearly a quarter of all the stones have fallen. There are two areas within the cemetery where stones have been piled around trees. I found 31 partially or completely illegible stones and 6 bases with no stones upon them.
Since so many stones have fallen or are unaccessable I have included portions of a transcription written for this cemetery by Dorothy and James Hennen on 29 Feb 1976. Those entries are marked with an (*) and are not identifiable today. I also have digital photos of all the accessable stones as well as many views of the cemetery itself and would be willing to share them with anyone interested.
I walked the cemetery on Oct 31, 2008. This transcription is complete and includes all stones within the cemetery plus additional from above mentioned source.
- Brad Jarvis
b. = born
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
( ) = author's comments
s/o = son of
s/w = shares stone with
w/o = wife of
* = 1976 Hennen work
Allum, James Willis McKanna, d. 23 Apr 1870, Aged 2y 10m 1d, s/o J.F. & Ann (*)
Andrew, Dorcas, d. 30 Oct 1860, Aged 34y 5m 1d, w/o Milton (*)
Andrew, Franklin Lee, d. 1 Jul 1856, Aged 3y 3m 27d, s/o Milton & Dorcas (*)
Auld, Infant, d. 1862, s/o William & Sarah J., s/w Infant Daughter
Auld, Infant, d. 1863, d/o William & Sarah J.
Auld, Infant, d. 25 Jun 1867, Aged 1m 21d, s/o Samuel & Rebecca Ann
Auld, James B., b. 19 Apr 1862, d. 27 Jun 1892
Auld, Jennie Leona, d. 26 Mar 1874, Aged 1m 7d, d/o Samuel & Rebecca A.
Auld, John H., s/o Samauel & Rebecca A., (Rest of stone is illegible)
Auld, Rebecca A., b. 1840, d. 1919, s/w Samuel
Auld, Samuel, b. 26 Oct 1831, d. 27 Nov 1898
Axtell, Asenath, b. 14 Jun 1818, d. d. 19 Feb 1895, s/w Zenas
Axtell, Zenas, b. 25 May 1812, d. 25 May 1884
Bane, Irena, d. 23 Apr 1861, Aged 49y 8m 2d, w/o J.H.
Barker, ??, d. ? ? 1835, Aged 5y ?m ?d, (Part of stone face has fallen off), (Probably s/o or d/o Edward & Maria)
Barker, ??, d. ? ? 1842, Aged 9y ?m ?d, (Part of stone face has fallen off), (Probably s/o or d/o Edward & Maria)
Barker, Albert, d. 30 Aug 1877, Aged 11m 25d, s/o A.J. & M., s/w all Barkers and all Shapes (Tall monument in corner)
Barker, Edward, d. 8 Nov 1865, Aged 62y 11m 22d
Barker, Maria, d. 13 Sep 1878, Aged 71y 11m 2d, w/o Edward
Barker, Virginia, d. 26 Aug 1877, Aged 9y 10m 13d, d/o A.J. & M.
Batson, John W., d. 13 Mar 1877, Aged 65y 6m 11d
Batson, Lindsey, d. 11 Jun 1875, Aged 25y 9m 29d, s/o J.W. & Lucinda
Batson, Mary Ann, d. 5 May 1865, Aged 17y 5m 2d, d/o J.W. & Lucinda (*), (Stone is barely legible today)
Batson, Nancy, d. 23 Jan 1873, Aged 56y 3d, w/o Walter L.
Batson, Rhoda, d. ? Sep 187?, (Rest of stone is illegible)
Batson, W.L., d. 2 Jul 1878, Aged 59y 11m 23d
Batson, Walter, d. 17 Apr 1865, Aged 12y 9m 20d, s/o J.W. & Lucinda (*)
Bebout, Alice, d. 12 Aug 1894, Aged 29y, s/w Ima T. & Lazear T., (Stone has fallen)
Bebout, Ima T., d. 21 Mar 18??, Aged 23y
Bebout, Joseph, d. 25 Mar 1895, Aged 65y (*)
Bebout, Lazear T., d. 12 Nov 1882, Aged 24y
Bebout, Leasure, 12 Nov 1882, Aged in his 24th year, s/o Joseph & Maria (*)
Bebout, Maria, d. 8 Apr 1893, Aged 55y, w/o Joseph (*)
Bebout, Moses, d. 14 Apr 1862, (Rest of stone illegible)
Breese, Elza, b. 26 Nov 18??, d. 14 ? 187?, s/o Elmus F. & K.S., (Stone has fallen and is sunken in the ground)
Breese, Maria Wolfe, b. 1826, d. 1874, w/o Silas F.
Breese, Silas F., b. 1820, d. 1914, s/w Maria Wolfe
Breese, Willie, b. 9 Mar 1871, d. 6 Oct 1877, s/o Elmus F. & K.S., (Bottom portion of stone is sunken into the ground)
Burroughs, Infant, b. 1 May 1893, d. 6 May 1893, d/o ?.M. & L.J.
Burroughs, Laura J., d. 8 Jan 1900, Aged 38y 4d
Carroll, James Elgie Tilton, d. 21 Aug 18??, Aged ?y ?m 15d, s/o J.M. & M.E.
Carroll, James M., b. 1837, d. 1926, s/w Mary E.
Carroll, Mary E., b. 1843, d. 1918
Carter, Jesse, d. 9 Nov 1875, Aged 69y 22d
Carter, Mary E., d. 25 Dec 1853, Aged 6y 4m (*)
Carter, Susan, b. 23 Jun 1806, d. 23 Aug 1877, w/o Jesse
Clutter, Elgie M., b. 7 Apr 1873, d. 8 Oct 1898 (*)
Clutter, Elizabeth B., (Rest of stone is illegible)
Clutter, Elizabeth E., b. 19 Feb 186?, d. 3 Oct 1884, d/o M. & L.
Clutter, Isaac, d. 15 Jul 1899, Aged 70y 5m
Clutter, Julia Ann, d. 3 Apr 1873, Aged 17y 6m 10d, d/o Isaac & Sarah Ann
Clutter, Lydia, b. 23 Dec 1837, d. 18 Nov 1919
Clutter, Matthias, d. 26 Dec 1825, d. 8 Jul 1890, s/w Lydia
Clutter, Randolph I., b. 23 Aug 1870, d. 6 Nov 1902
Coe, Martha Breese, b. 1844, d. 1898
Davis, Darkis, d. 1 Apr 1855, Aged 28y 10m 5d, w/o John Davis Sr. (*)
Davis, John W., d. 26 Aug 1855, Aged 4m 25d (*)
Davis, Martha ?., (Rest of stone is illegible)
Day, Charlotte, d. 24 Aug 1851, Aged 2y 7m 8d, d/o Francis & Sarah A. (*)
Day, Francis, b. 11 Feb 1819, d. 7 Mar 1897, In his 79th year, s/w Sarah A.
Day, Howard, b. 9 Oct 1862, d. 3 Apr 1883
Day, Hugh C., d. 20 Mar 1857, Aged 2y 5m 12d, s/o Francis & Sarah A. (*)
Day, Isabelle, d. 7 Mar 1879, In her 33rd year, w/o John M.
Day, John, d. 29 Sep 1851, Aged 5y 19d, s/o Francis & Sarah A. (*)
Day, Levina, d. 27 Apr 1849, Aged 1y 10d, d/o Geeorge W. & Sarah (*)
Day, Samuel, b. 21 Oct 1839, d. 25 Aug 1845, s/o George W. & Sarah (*)
Day, Sarah A., b. 16 Dec 1830, d. 25 Jul 1880, In her 50th year
Doty, Rachel, b. 1774, d. 1858, s/w Luther A. Wolfe, Lockkey Wolfe & Nancy W. Fordyce
Earnest, Josie M., b. 1887, d. 1971
Earnest, William A., b. 1880, d. 1943, s/w Josie M.
Ewing, Alexander, b. 1832, d. 1897, s/w Elizabeth
Ewing, Elizabeth, b. 1825, d. 1908
Ewing, Frank H., b. 18 Aug 1876, d. 4 Nov 1895, s/o Jacob & Mary (*), (Stone is on the ground and barely legible today)
Ewing, Lovinia, (Rest of stone is illegible)
Ewing, Mary M., b. 17 Nov 1855, d. 1 Mar 1863 (*)
Feaster, John, d. ? ? 1875, Aged 78y 1m 14d
Fordyce, Nancy W., b. 1830, d. 1918, s/w Luther A. Wolfe, Lockkey Wolfe & Rachel Doty
Funk, Abraham K., d. 1 Apr 1851, Aged 4y 11d, s/o Michael & Lucinda (*)
Funk, John, b. ? May 1885, d. 16 Aug 1887, s/o D.? & ??
Funk, Lucinda, b. 6 Oct 1815, d. 23 Dec 1884
Funk, Mary J., b. 5 Feb 1853, d. 10 Feb 1917
Funk, Michael, b. 25 Mar 1818, d. 19 Jul 1905, s/w Lucinda
Funk, Savinah Jane, 7 Dec 1863, d/o Michael & Lucinda, (Age is no longer legible)
Funk, Tilton, b. 1 May 1853, d. 29 June 1935, s/w Mary J.
Hammers, Ida J., b. 12 Apr 1867, d. 26 Dec 1897, w/o John S. (*)
Hathaway, Calvin, d. 11 Nov 1846, Aged 32y 2m, Our Father, s/w Sarah Rutan
Hathaway, Sarah Rutan, d. 15 Dec 1881, Aged 61y 7m 19d, Our Mother
Hewitt, Ella Thompson, b. 1858, d. 1933, Mother
Hewitt, John N., b. 1894, d. 1934, s/w Lulu
Hewitt, Joseph C., b. 25 Sep 1897, d. 5 Apr 1984
Hewitt, Lulu, b. 1893, d. 1976
Hoge, Elizabeth Jane, b. 19 Oct 1828, d. 5 Feb 1901, w/o Lewis
Hoge, Maria Emeline, b. 1849, d. 1915
Huffman, George, b. 29 Mar 1813, d. 26 May 1890, s/w Mary & Rachel
Huffman, Mary, b. 1 Jan 1814, d. 8 Apr 1904, w/o George
Huffman, Rachel, b. 12 Jul 1836, d. d. 31 May 1882, d/o George & Mary
Huggins, Rachel, d. 9 Sep 1887, Aged 28y 2m 14d, w/o Holmes (*)
Hughes, George W., d. 29 Sep 1891, Aged 30y 4m 12d, (Stone has fallen)
Hughes, Infant, d. 5 Sep 1890, Aged 22d, s/o George & Annie (*)
Jenkins, Willie H., b. 29 Apr 1892, d. 11 Apr 1898, s/o William & Clara B. (*)
Johnson, Daniel, d. 27 Jan 1851, (Rest of stone is illegible)
Johnson, Emila, 1 Apr 1852, Aged 2y 11m 18d, d/o William H.H. & Elizabeth (*)
Kechum, Pheobe, b. 19 Mar 1789, d. 9 Mar 1870
Ketcham, Lewis, d. 2 Oct 1855, Aged ?y 2m 4d
Ketcham, Mary, d. 28 oct 1899, Aged 72y 9m 2d, w/o N.
Ketcham, Nathaniel, b. 17 Mar 1828, d. 3 Feb 1901 (*)
Ketcham, Sarah Abigail, d. 3 Nov 1857, Aged 7y 8m 6d, d/o Nathaniel & Mary, (Stone is fallen and embedded in the ground)
Luellen, Mary, d. 7 Nov 1859, Aged 56y 11m 27d (*)
Mankey, Barbary, Died 16 Feb 1851, Aged 71y 1m 11d, w/o Peter
Mankey, Edward, b. 1850, d. 1918
Mankey, Elizabeth, b. 1847, d. 1932
Mankey, Elizabeth, d. 20 Oct 1852, Aged ?y 11m ?d, w/o John
Mankey, Hester Ann, Aged 23y, d/o John & Elizabeth (*)
Mankey, Jacob, d. 22 Jan 1888, Aged 78y 10m 4d, s/w Margaret
Mankey, Lucinda, b. 1858, d. 1856, d/o Peter & Pheoby
Mankey, Margaret, d. ? Jan 1881, w/o Jacob, (Rest of stone is illegible)
Mankey, Mary A., b. 1845, d. 1868, d/o Peter & Pheoby
Mankey, Peter, b. 1807, d. 1889, s/w Pheoby, Mary A. & Lucinda
Mankey, Pheoby, b. 1817, d. 1898, w/o Peter
Martin, Roanna, d. 9 Aug 1851, Aged 5y 6m 13d, d/o George & Annaliza (*)
McCollum, Eleanor, b. 1853, d. 1911
McCollum, Elizabeth, b. 18 Oct 1858, d. 15 Nov 1931, w/o Geoge W.
McCollum, Elizabeth, b. 26 Jan 1860. d. 9 Jun 1895
McCollum, George W., b. 9 Sep 1851, d. 26 Nov 1903, s/w Elizabeth
McCollum, Gertrude, b. 1880, d. 1900
McCollum, Japhet B., b. 29 Mar 1805, d. 28 May 1882
McCollum, John A., d. 9 Sep 1870, Aged 1y 1m 28d, s/o A. & M.
McCollum, Mary P., d. 1? Jan 187?, d/o A. & M., (Rest of stone is below ground)
McCollum, Mary, b. 17 Nov 1818, d. 5 Dec 1895
McCollum, Melissa P., b. 6 Jul 1839, d. 1 Mar 1904
McCollum, Melvin, d. 30 Sep 1874, Aged 1m 2s, s/o A.J. & M. (*)
McCollum, William, b. 1846, d. 1916, GAR Flag Marker
McCollum, Willie R., b. 29 Apr 1892, d. 14 Apr 1893, s/o William & Clara (*)
McGlumphy, Mary, d. 22 Nov 1848, Aged 94y
Minor, Angeline, d. 18 Nov 1881, Aged 29y 11m 26d, w/o M.B.
Muckle, Peter, d. 20 Apr 1866, Aged 67y 11m 12d (*)
Murdock, Hamilton, b. 1864, d. 1937, s/w Mary Jane
Murdock, Mary Jane, b. 1858, d. 1930
Norris, Caroline, b. 1847, d. 1897, w/o George F.
Norris, George F., b. 1840, d. 1931, Co. C 140th Reg. PA Vol., s/w Caroline, GAR Flag Marker, (Private)
Nuss, George, b. 1853, d. 1934, s/w Verna
Nuss, Otie E., b. 12 Dec 1889, d. 27 Feb 1970
Nuss, Verna, b. 1856, d. 1933
Nuss, Warren D., b. 1882, d. 1917
Parcel, Adoniram, d. 9 Jul 1845, Aged 9m, s/o John (*)
Parcel, Ann, d. 18 May 18??, In the 30th year of her age, w/o Stephen, (Stone is on the ground and on top of a similar one)
Parcel, Dorcas, d. 31 Jul 1845, Aged 54y 11m 11d, Member of the Beaulah [sic] Baptist Church, c/o Stephen
Parcel, Isaac, d. 25 Jun 1870, Aged 46y 1m 3d (*)
Parcel, Louisa C., d. 6 Mar 1865, Aged 17y 5m 27d, d/o S. & S. (*)
Parcel, Stephen Jr., d. 2 Feb 1852, In his 31st year (*)
Parcel, Stephen, d. 2 Jul 1844, Aged 54y 7m 21d, Member of the Beulah Baptist Church, In memory of
Parcel, William, b. 30 Mar 1819, d. 11 Nov 1898
Phillips, Sarah A., b. 4 Jan 1859, d. 25 Oct 1875, d/o John & Malinda
Phillips, Sarah E., b. 1848, d. 1927
Phillips, Titus, b. 1836, d. 1910, GAR Flag Marker
Powers, Eliza, 8 Apr 1845, Aged 9m 10d, d/o Norman & Precilla (*)
Powers, Flora B., b. 17 Nov 1872, d. 2? May 1894, d/o Waarren & Lucinda J.
Powers, George Franklin, b. 13 Aug 18??, d. 6 May 18??, s/o Warren & Lucinda J.
Powers, Jane, d. 2 Jul 18??, Aged 50y 4m 9d (*)
Powers, Lucy C., d. 8 Apr 1898, Aged 25y 5m 20d, d/o Lewis & Malinda, s/w Malinda
Powers, Luvina J., b. 1848, d. 1927
Powers, Malinda, d. 10 Nov 1898, Aged 52y 9m 3d, w/o Lewis
Powers, Mary E., d. 29 May 187?, Aged 32y 9m 12d, w/o Milton
Powers, Milton, d. 18 Apr 1907, Aged 69y 11m 19d
Powers, Norman, d. 16 Jun 1884, Aged 78y 11m 27d (*)
Powers, Oliver C., d. 26 Sep 1854, Aged 1y 9m 29d (*)
Powers, Precilla, d. 12 Mar 1886, Aged 78y 8m 26d, w/o Norman (*)
Powers, Warren, b. 1846, d. 1900, s/w Luvina J.
Ray, Ella, b. 1856, d. 1940, s/w John L.
Ray, James Elmer, b. 26 May 1809, d. 16 oct 1890 (*)
Ray, John L., b. 6 Jan 18??, d. 11 Jan 189?
Ray, Margaret L., d. 10 May 1900, Aged 76y 7m, w/o James Elmer (*)
Ray, Noah, d. 20 Jun 1854, Aged 8y 7m ?d
Rush, Abraham, d. 30 Jun 18??, Aged 5?y, (Rest of stone is sunken into the ground)
Rush, Ann Gelina, d. 21 Apr 18??, Aged 57y 5m ?d, w/o David
Rush, Anna, d. 20 Jan 1870, In the 74th year of her age, w/o Michael
Rush, Calvin, b. 29 Apr 1821, d. 21 Jun 1900 (*)
Rush, Cora H., d. 12 Jan 1871, Aged 4y 5m 13d, d/o Levi & Mary
Rush, Daniel F., d. 7 Apr 1845, Aged 7y 7m 4d, s/o M. & A. (*)
Rush, Daniel, d. 2? Sep 18??, Aged 3m ?d, s/o ? & ?
Rush, David, b. 29 Nov 1819, d. 5 Oct 1899, s/w Evaline
Rush, David, d. 4 Feb 1881, Aged 82y, (Stone is off its base and on its side)
Rush, Elizabeth, d. 31 Jul 1854, Aged 19y, w/o Joseph
Rush, Evaline, b. 20 Aug 1831, d. 20 Aug 1864, w/o David
Rush, Hannah, d. 4 oct 1875, Aged 34y 27d, w/o Michael (d. 1905) (*)
Rush, John, d. 5 Jun 1851, In his 24th year, s/o M. & A. (*)
Rush, Joseph C., d. 1 Jan 1871, Aged 2y 5m 9d, s/o Levi & Mary (*)
Rush, Joseph, b. d. 6 Mar 1830, d. 18 Jun 1886
Rush, Levi, b. 15 Nov 1833, (Rest of stone is illegible), GAR Flag Marker, s/w Mary, (Private Co. A 18th PA Cavalry)
Rush, Luther, b. 11 Feb 1823 (*)
Rush, Mary, b. 1833, d. 1909
Rush, Mathias, b. 4 oct 1814, d. 26 oct 1905, Aged 91y 22d
Rush, Michael, d. 2? Aug 1868, In his 80th year
Rush, Michael, d. 31 Aug 190?, Aged 79y ?m 18d
Rush, Phoebe, d. 16 Jan 1878, w/o Calvin, (Rests of stone is illegile)
Rush, Randolph, d. 25 May 1862, Aged 24y 4m 2d, s/o D. & ?, GAR Flag Marker, (Private Co. K 8th PA Reserve Corps 37th PA Volunteers), (Died in Washington D.C.)
Rush, Thomas, b. 18 Dec 1875, d. 24 Jan 1895, s/o J. & Sarah (*)
Rutan, Alfred, b. 1865, d. 1942, s/w Joanna
Rutan, Alice E., b. 1841, d. 1924
Rutan, Amy, d. 12 Jun 186?, Aged 30y ?m 2d, w/o Sela
Rutan, Ida L., b. 1875, d. 1962
Rutan, Joanna, b. 1861, d. 1930
Rutan, Sela, b. 1830, d. 1902
Rutan, T.F., b. 1872, d. 1955
Sanders, Cephas, b. 12 Jan 1836, d. 3 Mar 1874 (*)
Sanders, Elizabeth, b. 22 Nov 1839, d. ? Jun, (Rest of stone is below ground)
Sanders, James W., d. 3 Oct 1854, Aged 10m 19d, s/o S. & S. (*)
Sanders, Samuel, d. 10 Apr 1884, Aged 66y 2m (*)
Sanders, Sarah, d. w/o Samuel, (Rest of stone is illegible), (Stone is off its base and on the ground)
Shape, Barbara, d. 10 Sep 1875, Aged 44y 5m 28d, w/o Frederick
Shape, Frederick, d. 12 Aug 1864, Aged 32y 6m, GAR Flag Marker, s/w Barbara and all Barkers
Stickle, David, b. 4 May 1800, d. 24 Jun 1892, s/w Mary & Hiram
Stickle, Hiram, b. 14 Sep 1839, d. 15 Jan 1897, s/o David & Mary
Stickle, Mary, b. 1 Jan 1808, d. 15 Oct 1895, w/o David
Stickle, Rhoda, d. 9 JUl 1944 (no other information given)
Sutten, Amos, d. 30 Jn 1857, Aged 28y 22d, s/o Henry & Elizabeth, (Last name should probably be spelled Sutton)
Sutton, Elizabeth, d. 10 Jul 1868, Aged ??y 11m 13d, w/o Henry
Sutton, Elizabeth, d/o Henry & ??, (rest of stone is illegible)
Sutton, Henry, d. ? Apr, (rest of stone is illegible)
Sutton, Marinda, b. 7 Jan 1813, d. 20 Jan 1883 (*), (Stone is visible today but on its side, dates are sunken in ground)
Thompson, James Leslie, b. 10 Dec 1906, d. 22 Jul 1967
Thompson, Leslie Lewis, 11 Feb 1982, s/o Samuel & Mary, Our Baby
Thompson, Robert D., b. 6 Feb 1877, d. 30 Nov 1951, Aged 74y
Thompson, Virginia Lee, b. 8 Aug 1916, d. 4 Nov 2004
Tilton, Craig Lewis, b. 1863, d. 1940
Tilton, Emma Laura Newland, b. 1872, d. 1935, w/o C.L.
Tilton, Joseph, b. 25 Dec 1813, d. 1? Mar 1884
Tilton, Mary Kethum, b. 15 Mar 1828, d. 6 Nov 1916, w/o Joseph
Tilton, Ronson, b. 4 Oct 1898, d. 26 Feb 1900, s/o Craig & Emma
Tripp, Mary Ann, b. 1838, d. 1875, w/o William
Tustin, Isaac, b. 3 Nov 1838, d. 30 Dec 1919, s/w Permelia Wells
Tustin, Permelia Wells, b. 19 Jun 1848, d. 12 Jul 1926
Wise, Henry, b. 10 Jan 1826, d. 17 Oct 1915, s/w Phoebe Baldwin
Wise, John, d. 11 Feb 1885, Aged 69y ?m 21d
Wise, Maggie Jane, (Rest of stone illegible) (*)
Wise, Margaret, d. 7 Sep 18??, d. 30 Jan 1876, w/o John
Wise, Phoebe Baldwin, b. 18 Mar 1831, d. 17 Nov 1903
Wise, Willie H., b. 12 Sep 1897, d. 21 Nov 1900, s/o William & Ida (*)
Wolfe, Lockkey, b. 1807, d. 1886, w/o Luther
Wolfe, Luther A., b. 1799, d. 1870, s/w Lockkey & Nancy W. Fordyce & Rachel Doty
Zimmers, Florella Rutan, b. 1868, d. 1931
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