Illinois Genealogy Trails

Mitchell Cemetery

(AKA Mitchell Hill)
Sesser, Goode Township
Franklin County, Illinois

Mitchell Cemetery started in 1805 and has over four hundred graves.

The cemetery is located on a hill, one of the highest points in Franklin County.

This is one of the oldest burial sites in Southern Illinois.

Burial Plots here are FREE, with a new land section just added in late April 2007.


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LAST NAME FIRST MIDDLE BIRTH DEATH OTHER INFO.
ARLEDGE Jonathan ARLEDGE Sarah BILBREY Ella May 4 Feb 1916 16 May 1917 BILBREY Infant Daughter 1921 1921 BILBREY Nolan 7 Jan 1919 17 Feb 1920 BILBREY BILBREY William Oscar 24 Dec 1920 26 Jan 1920 BISHOP Charles H 23 Feb 1885 7 Jun 1943 h/o Lulu CROSS, Lot 97 BISHOP Kenneth Paul 7 Jul 1951 13 Aug 1962 s/o James & Mary BISHOP James R 1 Jan 1917 6 Oct 1978 h/o Mary BISHOP Lulu A (CROSS) 3 Jul 1886 7 Mar 1963 w/o Charles H. BISHOP, d/o Jasper & Mary (HAMMOND) CROSS, Lot 97 BISHOP Mary Ann 16 Mar 1923 18 Oct 1994 w/o James BISHOP James 1916 h/o Mary BISHOP, s/o Charlie H. "Cap" Bishop & Lulu Ann Cross BISHOP Mary Ann w/o James BISHOP BISHOP Shorty s/o James & Mary Ann BISHOP BISHOP Ralph s/o Charlie H. "Cap" Bishop & Lulu Ann Cross BOLES John Jr 18 Mar 1895 15 Feb 1929 BRAYFIELD BRAYFIELD Laura Bell 13y 5m 10d 6 Mar 1902 burial #1134 BROWN C A 1866 1936 BROWN Clara Elizabeth 23 Feb 1925 17 Jun 2005 w/o Edward Leroy BROWN, d/o Charlie H. "Cap" Bishop & Lulu Ann Cross BROWN Edward Leroy 21 Jul 1920 01 Oct 1992 h/o Clara E. BISHOP, s/o Elizabeth "Lizzy" BROWN[TEC 5 US ARMY WORLD WAR II] BROWN Edward Lee 17 Feb 1944 9 Jul 1980 [SP 4 US ARMY VIETNAM] BROWN F M 1858 1937 BROWN Joan 15 Jul 1943 BROWN Kenneth Leon 19 May 1942 12 Nov 2005 [In Gods Care];footstone:[PFC US ARMY VIETNAM] BROWN Zelf?? 2y 4m 24d 25 Feb 1805 [son of F.M & C.A BROWN] BURCH Betty Gene(Montgomery) 2 Apr 1940 6 Oct 2006 COCKRUM Anna E 1826 COCKRUM Matthew 2 Mar 1927 COCKRUM Matilde 1856 COOK George W 82y 22 May 1939 h/o Sarah Ellen HAMMONDS COOK George Washington 1808 18 Jun 1894 Lot 73 COOK Harsly 22y 4m 6d 21 Oct 1902 burial #1318 COOK Millie 16 Oct 1846 23 Mar 1931 [His Wife] w/o Newton COOK Newton Taylor 23 Jul 1847 25 Jan 1917 [Gone But Not Forgotten] COOK Nancy Jane (LEWIS)(PHILLIPS)11 Jul 1815 7 Jan 1902 w/o Benjamin O. COOK m:14 Aug 1870; Lot 73; 85y 5m 27d COOK Sarah Ellen (HAMMONDS) 78y 11 May 1937 w/o George W. COOK, d/o Robert & Permelia BRAYFIELD HAMMONDS CROSS Jasper L 1861 10 May 1941 s/o Charles Cross & Amanda Brown, Lot 35 CURRY Lela V 1 Aug 1910 22 May 1963 Lot 25 CURRY Norman C 30 Aug 1904 20 Nov 1987 Lot 25 CURRY Robert H Nov 1925 Nov 1925 s/o Norman C. & Lela V. Boner Curry, Lot 25 EUBANKS Edith Madge 1913 1915 d/o John S. & Ethel (Cook) EUBANKS, bur. Lot 79 EUBANKS Ethel (COOK) 26 Apr 1883 18 May 1938 w/o John Stanton EUBANKS m:26 Jul 1900, bur. Lot 79 EUBANKS John Stanton 1876 21 Mar 1946 h/o Ethel COOK, s/o William Watt "Bill" EUBANKS & Margaret Louisa ELKINS, bur. Lot 79 EUBANKS Mary Lucinda(BISHOP) 21 Sep 1918 21 Apr 1979 w/o ? EUBANKS, d/o Charlie W. "Cap" Bishop & Lulu Ann Cross EUBANKS Sarah Leora 2 Jan 1935 31 Aug 1997 FITZPATRICK Clyde 11 Feb 1918 23 Jul 1975 h/o Thelma E BISHOP, s/o Eugene FITZPATRICK & Emma Sue EAST FITZPATRICK Thelma E. (BISHOP) 16 Jul 1909 9 Mar 1980 w/o Clyde FITZPATRICK, d/o Charles H. BISHOP & Lulu CROSS GULLEY Marie 22 Dec 1909 24 Dec 1909 GUYMAN Myrtle May(MONTGOMERY) 16 Jan 1902 30 Apr 1975 w/o Oscar GUYMAN HAAG Ella 17 Jan 1853 4 Mar 1913 [Wife of V.E. HAAG] HAMMOND Gladys 1925 1930 [Dau. of Irvin & Laura] HAMMOND Martha 33y 10m 4d 20 Apr 1902 burial #1181 HAMMOND Vincent 77y 10m 23d 20 Aug 1902 burial #1255 JONES LANCE Edith (NOONER) 1885 w/o Ira LANCE LANCE Ira 20 Aug 1886 May 1975 h/o (1st)Settie BOLES (2nd)Edith NOONER; s/o Sherman LANCE & Sophia BIBY LANCE Settie (BOLES) 1891 1936 w/o (1st)Ira LANCE (2nd)Joe GENARDI LANCE Sophia 73y w/o Sherman NEAL MARTEL Nellie F 17 Jun 1896 30 Aug 1905 MONTGOMERY Alice 1883 1899 1st w/o Frank MONTGOMERY, Lot 19, Died from clothing getting on fire from fireplace. No Children. MONTGOMERY Archie 10 Jun 1908 33 years s/o Thomas Frank & Sarah Sims Montgomery, Lot 20, No marker MONTGOMERY Frank 15 May 1938 MONTGOMERY Samuel R 1910 1951 h/o Thelma Lamastus, s/o Thomas Frank & Sarah Sims Montgomery, lot 20 MONTGOMERY Sarah Jane (SIMS) 18 Jul 1882 16 Jan 1957 w/o Thomas Franklin MONTGOMERY m:17 Dec 1899, d/o Andrew Jackson SIMS & Hettie NAYLOR MONTGOMERY Thomas Franklin Mar 1877 h/o Sarah Jane SIMS m: 17 Dec 1899 MYGATT Jackson T [CCT K; 9 ILL INF; SP. AM. WAR] NEUF Joy Samantha 1909 1933 [MOTHER] PURCELL Ulysses 1y 2m 8 Dec 1902 burial #1348 SPANN Larry 7 Dec 1958 29 Sep 2005 THOMPSON Nina E 16 Feb 1915 22 Jun 1999 THOMPSON Scott McDonald 47y 8m 19d 7 Sep 1902 burial #1271

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