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Vandaveer-Big Sandy Cemetery
Athensville, Greene County, Illinois
Vandaveer Cemetery, Greene County, Illinois, Interments
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Calhoon, James W.
Birth: Oct. 22, 1822, Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1852, Greene County, Illinois
James Calhoun, Married Julia Amanda Woods, daughter of Abraham Woods & Martha Wilson 1846, KY, to this marriage were born 4 children: Andrew, Martha, David, James.
Spouse:  Julia Amanda Woods McCollom (1824 - 1905)
Children:  Abraham Madison Calhoon (1846 - 1929)  David Taylor Calhoon (1854 - 1940)

Chaney, Sarah Smith
Birth: Nov. 5, 1814, Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1865, Greene County, Illinois
Sarah, parents unknown, married James F. Chaney, 07 September 1837 Greene Co., IL. To this marriage were born: Greene, William R., Aaron G. and Sarah.
Spouses:  James Chaney (1813 - 1852)  James F Chaney (1813 - 1855)
Children:  Greene Chaney (1838 - ____)  William R. Chaney (1840 - 1934)  Sarah A. Chaney Wylder (1852 - 1932)
Collins, Andrew H.
Birth: Apr. 4, 1837, Illinois, Death: Jun. 16, 1856, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 19 Years 2 Months, 12 Days
Parents: John Walton Collins (1801 - 1860)  Miriam Richardson Piper Collins (1802 - 1835)
Collins, Infant Daughter "(J.W.&M.R.)"
b. unknown d. unknown

Collins, Rev John Walton
Birth: May 7, 1801, Worcester County, Maryland
Death: Jun. 7, 1860, Greene County, Illinois

John, son of Walton Collins and Martha Townsen Married (1) Miriam Richardson Piper,daughter of Samuel Piper and Margaret Peggy Ray, 23 September 1825 Bourbon Co.,KY. To this marriage were born: Samuel,Amilda Jane, John Walton, Walton Morrison, John F. and Andrew H. Married (2) Martha R.Unknown after 1835 Greene Co., IL. one daughter born: Martha Ann. Spouses:
  Miriam Richardson Piper Collins (1802 - 1835)   Martha R. Collins (1803 - 1851) Children:
Andrew H. Collins (1837 - 1856)
Collins, Martha R.
Birth: Nov. 30, 1803, Kentucky
Death: Feb. 6, 1851, Greene County, Illinois

Martha R.Unknown Married John Walton Collins son of Walton Collins and Martha Townsen after 1835 Greene Co., IL.,
one daughter born: Martha Ann
Spouse: John Walton Collins (1801 - 1860)
Collins, Miriam Richardson Piper
Birth: Mar. 2, 1802, Bourbon County, Kentucky
Death: Mar. 2, 1835, Greene County, Illinois

Miriam Richardson Piper, daughter of Samuel Piper and Margaret Peggy Ray,married John Walton Collins, son of Walton Collins and Martha Townsen 23 September 1825 Bourbon Co.,KY. To this marriage were born: Samuel, Amilda Jane, John Walton, Walton Morrison, John F. and Andrew H.
Spouse:John Walton Collins (1801 - 1860)
Children:Andrew H. Collins (1837 - 1856)
Drake, Benjamin
Birth: Oct. 1, 1811, Kentucky
Death: Dec. 12, 1879, Greene County, Illinois

Son of Carter Drake and Polly Joslin of Casey Co., Kentucky. Benjamin Married Elizabeth Piper, 13 December 1832 Greene Co., IL. To this marrage were born. Louisa Jane, Margaret, Missouri, Isaac, Patsey, George W, Benjamin F, Carter and Thomas.

Parents:
Carter Drake (1771 - 1825) Polly Joslin Drake (1781 - 1816)
Spouse:Elizabeth Piper Drake (1816 - 1867)
Children:
Louisa Jane Drake White (1835 - 1889) Missouri Drake Hartsook (1843 - ____)
Patsy Drake (1846 - 1864)  Benjamin Franklin Drake (1848 - 1932) Carter Drake (1851 - 1888)
Siblings:
Hiram Drake (1803 - 1886) Christina Drake Scott (1805 - 1880) Benjamin Drake (1811 - 1879)
Drake, Elizabeth Piper
Birth: Apr. 21, 1816, Illinois
Death: Apr. 23, 1867, Greene County, Illinois

Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Piper and Medusa Mathews. Married Benjamin Drake 13 December 1832 Greene Co., IL
Parents:Thomas Piper (1776 - 1843)  Medusa Mathew Piper (1784 - 1876) Spouse: Benjamin Drake (1811 - 1879) Children:
Louisa Jane Drake White (1835 - 1889)  Missouri Drake Hartsook (1843 - ____)  Patsy Drake (1846 - 1864)
Benjamin Franklin Drake (1848 - 1932)  Carter Drake (1851 - 1888)
Siblings:
John Piper (1808 - 1860)  Israel T Piper (1810 - 1850)  Elizabeth Piper Drake (1816 - 1867)
Drake, Emma R.
Birth: 1852
Death: 1928

Drake, Patsy
Birth: Mar. 15, 1846, Illinois
Death: Jul. 4, 1864, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 18 Years, 3 Months, 19 Days
Parents:
Benjamin Drake (1811 - 1879)  Elizabeth Piper Drake (1816 - 1867)
Siblings:
Louisa Jane Drake White (1835 - 1889)  Missouri Drake Hartsook (1843 - ____)  Patsy Drake (1846 - 1864)
Benjamin Franklin Drake (1848 - 1932)  Carter Drake (1851 - 1888)

Dryden, Martha
Birth: Apr. 2, 1826, Illinois
Death: Sep. 27, 1850, Greene County, Illinois

Dryden, William R.
Birth: Nov. 20, 1846, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Oct. 14, 1847, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 10 Months, 24 days

Dunavan, Rev Asberry M.
Birth: Nov., 1825, Kentucky
Death: unknown, Greene County, Illinois

Asberry, was probably married before he married Harriet Yarnell, 30 October 1870 Christian Co.,IL.
Spouse:
Harriet N. Yarnell Dunivan (1821 - 1872)

Dunivan, Harriet N. Yarnell
Birth: Jan. 29, 1821
Death: Feb. 22, 1872, Greene County, Illinois
Spouse: Asberry M. Dunavan (1825 - ____)

Fair, Absolom
Birth: Jan. 27, 1771,North Carolina
Death: Feb. 25, 1862, Greene County, Illinois

Absolom, Edmund Sr. and Silence Fair , married Sarah Joslin 16 july 1806 KY.
Spouse:
Sarah A. Joslin Fair (1788 - 1853)
Children:
William H. Fair (1818 - 1844) James S Fair (1823 - 1902)

Fair, Sarah A. Joslin
Birth: 1788
Death: Jul. 4, 1853, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 65 Years
Spouse:
Absolom Fair (1771 - 1862)
Children: William H. Fair (1818 - 1844) James S Fair (1823 - 1902)

Fair, Serene E.
Birth: Jul. 13, 1847, Illinois
Death: Jul. 16, 1856, Greene County, Illinois

Fair, Pvt William H.
Birth: Mar. 21, 1818, Illinois
Death: Jan. 4, 1844, Greene County, Illinois
Parents:
Absolom Fair (1771 - 1862)  Sarah A. Joslin Fair (1788 - 1853) Sibling: William H. Fair (1818 - 1844)  James S Fair (1823 - 1902)

Ferguson, Nancy Barnard
Birth: Feb. 22, 1806, Sumner County, Tennessee
Death: Dec. 26, 1855, Greene County, Illinois

Aged: 49 Years, 10 Months, 4 Days
Parents:
Zadoc Barnard (1779 - ____)  Mary Short Barnard
Spouse:Anderson Ferguson (1805 - 1880)
Children:
James Trail Fergurson (1824 - 1881)
Zadoc Barnard Ferguson (1825 - 1888)
Zadock B Ferguson (1826 - 1888)
Mary Jane Ferguson Hull (1828 - 1909)
Agnes Elizabeth Ferguson Maberry McBride (1831 - 1872)
Louisa Loretta Ferguson Edwards (1834 - 1917)
Martin W Ferguson (1839 - 1868)
Joshua A Ferguson (1844 - 1913)
William Carroll Ferguson (1847 - 1896)

Siblings:
Elisha Barnard (1801 - 1842)
Sarah "Sally" Barnard Overby (1802 - 1878)
Susannah Barnard Hopper (1803 - 1854)
Nancy Barnard Ferguson (1806 - 1855)
Joshua Cooper Barnard (1809 - 1852)
Rebecca Barnard Mayberry (1812 - 1881)
Zadoc Barnard (1814 - 1893)
Lucinda Barnard Mayberry (1821 - 1900)
William Carroll Barnard (1822 - 1877)
Elizabeth Jane Barnard Maberry (1826 - 1863)

Foster, David
Birth: Feb. 23, 1794, Kentucky
Death: Mar. 11, 1835, Greenfield, Greene County, Illinois

David, son of James and Zeppora Foster, married Priscilla Pogue Piper, daughter of Samuel Calvin and Margaret Peggy Ray 19 Feb. 1818 Nicholas Co., KY. To this marriage were born: Samuel Moreland, James Luther, Asbury Milton, David Addison, John T., Tabitha Eveline and Alexander Rice.

Spouse:
Priscilla Greer King (____ - 1878)
Children: John Taylor Foster (1827 - 1862)  Tabitha Eveline Foster Edwards (1830 - 1905)
Maberry, John
Birth: 1812
Death: 1884
Parents:
Orin Maberry (1775 - 1855) Lucinda Maberry (1770 - ____)
Spouse:
Rebecca Barnard Mayberry (1812 - 1881)
Children:
George W Maberry (1831 - ____)
Meletha Maberry Shores (1833 - ____)
Mary Ann Maberry Voyles (1839 - 1869)
Thomas W Maberry (1841 - ____)
James Mayberry (1845 - 1912)
Alexander Maberry (1854 - 1910)
Perlina Maberry McElroy (1859 - 1901)
Siblings:
Joshua Alexander Maberry (1805 - 1859)
William Maberry (1809 - ____)
John Maberry (1812 - 1884)
Mahala Maberry Barnard (1814 - 1871)
Green Mayberry (1816 - 1900)

Maberry Smock, Elizabeth Barnard
Birth: Feb. 11, 1809
Death: Mar. 16, 1888

Elizabeth Barnard married William Maberry in Sumner Co, TN on 17 January 1835 and William G. Henry Smock on 05 December 1841 in Greene Co, IL.

Parents:
Jacob Barnard (1781 - 1821) Rutha Jane Short Barnard (1787 - 1849)
Spouses:
William G. Henry Smock (1795 - 1862) William Maberry (1809 - ____)
Children:
Rutha Smock Crabtree Fisher Sorrells (1847 - 1929)
Siblings:
Jacob Barnard (1803 - 1840)
Darcus Barnard Leonard (1804 - ____)
James E. Barnard (1805 - 1849)
Margaret Barnard Maberry (1806 - 1884)
John Barnard (1808 - ____)
Elizabeth Barnard Maberry Smock (1809 - 1888)
Elisha B. Barnard (1813 - 1878)
Joshua Trail Barnard (1816 - 1866)
William Henry Barnard (1818 - 1887)

Mason, Mary Ann
Birth: Nov. 8, 1843, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Jun. 11, 1847, Greene County Illinois

Parents:
Alexander Montgomery Mason (1812 - 1876) Elizabeth Frances Overbey Mason (1826 - 1882)
Siblings: Mary Ann Mason (1843 - 1847)
William M Mason (1846 - ____)
Sarah Jane Mason Parks (1848 - 1908)
Elizabeth Mason Massey (1851 - 1912)
Laura Ellen Mason Drake (1853 - 1935)
George Thomas Mason (1856 - 1928)
Martha Alice Mason Morrow (1861 - 1942)
Benjamin Melvin Mason (1864 - 1945)
Edward Grant Mason (1866 - 1909)

Miller, Emily
Birth: Oct. 11, 1840, Illinois
Death: Jan. 18, 1856, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 15 Years, 3 months, 7 Days

Piper, Israel T.
Birth: Nov. 29, 1810, St. Clair County, Illinois
Death: Sep. 5, 1850, Greene County, Illinois
Aged 39 Years, 9 Months, 8 Days.
Parents:
Thomas Piper (1776 - 1843) Medusa Mathew Piper (1784 - 1876)
Spouse:
Louisa Fair Piper (1816 - 1906)
Children:
John W Piper (1837 - 1898)
William T. Piper (1839 - 1875)
Jas. A Piper (1842 - 1911)
Benjamin Franklin Piper (1844 - 1909)
George W Piper (1844 - 1888)
Francis Marion Piper (1847 - 1923)
Siblings:
John Piper (1808 - 1860)
Israel T Piper (1810 - 1850)
Elizabeth Piper Drake (1816 - 1867)
See Bio

Piper, Martha L.
Birth: Aug. 18, 1834, Illinois
Death: Jun. 8, 1839, Greene County, Illinois

Piper, Mary A.
Birth: Apr. 20, 1840, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Aug. 20, 1841, Greene County, Illinois
Parents Unknown
Aged: 1 Year, 4 Months

Piper, Medusa Mathew
Birth: Mar. 6, 1784, Connecticut
Death: Mar. 30, 1876, Greene County, Illinois

Medusa, married Thomas Piper son of John Piper and Margaret Greer 18 Sep 1809 St. Clair Co.,IL. To this marriage were born: John, Israel T., Elizabeth, Timothy, Margaret and Thomas Wesley.

Spouse:
Thomas Piper (1776 - 1843)  (born: 1771 PA died 27 Dec 1843 Greene Co., IL. burial unknown)
Children:
John Piper (1808 - 1860)
Israel T Piper (1810 - 1850)
Elizabeth Piper Drake (1816 - 1867)

Rafferty, Martha
Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 27
Aged: 88 Years, 6 Months, 19 Days

Smith, Hannah
Birth: 1786, South Carolina
Death: Oct. 11, 1853, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 67 Years
Spouse:
William Smith (1778 - 1860)

Smith, Serene E.
Birth: Jul. 13, 1847, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Jul. 16, 1856, Greene County, Illinois

Daughter of A.G. and L. Smith

Smith, William
Birth: May 1, 1778, Kentucky
Death: May 21, 1860, Greene County, Illinois
Aged; 82 Years, 20 Days
Spouse:
Hannah Smith (1786 - 1853)

Sweeney, Emily Jane
Birth: Mar. 16, 1830, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1859, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 23 Years, 5 Months, 23 Days
Wife of W.G. Sweeney, Unknown date of marriage.
Children: George O. Sweeney (1855 - 1856)

Sweeney, George O.
Birth: Dec. 26, 1855, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Oct. 21, 1856, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 9 Months, 25 Days
Parents: Emily Jane Sweeney (1830 - 1859)
Inscription:Son of W.G. & E.J. Sweeney

Vandaveer, Ester A.
Birth: Jul. 1, 1853
Death: Oct. 22, 1856
Aged: 3 Years, 3 Months, 21 Days

Voyles, Samuel Nicholas
Birth: Apr. 26, 1858, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Jul. 28, 1877, Greene County, Illinois
Samuel, son of Thomas Sidney Voyles and Elizabeth Fetna Jackson
Aged: 19 Years, 3 Months, 2 Days

Walton, Martha Scott
Birth: 1811, Casey County, Kentucky
Death: 1895, Greene County, Illinois
Daughter of John Scott (1783 - 1855) and Mary Murphy.
Martha married William Walton (1808 - 1848) on 13 Apr 1835 in Greene Co., Illinois.
Children:
Mary Jane Walton (1838 - 1906)
Sarah Ann Walton (1839 - 1906)
Francis Marion Walton (1843 - 1923)
William Thomas Walton
Isaac Gratton Walton (1846 - 1928)
Siblings:
Eleanor Scott Gratton (1803 - 1859)
Catherine Scott Elledge (1806 - 1855)
Hannah Scott Walker (1809 - 1876)
Martha Scott Walton (1811 - 1895)
Elizabeth L. Scott Crawford (1814 - 1866)
Nancy N. Scott Elledge (1820 - 1892)
Julia Ann Scott Kennedy (1820 - 1893)
John C. Scott (1823 - 1881)

Walton, William
Birth: 1808, England
Death: Aug. 5, 1848, Greene County, Illinois
William married Martha SCOTT (1811 - 1895) on 13 Apr 1835 in Greene Co., Illinois
Other children:
William F. WALTON m. Laura Butler
Children:
Mary Jane Walton Fesler (1838 - 1906)
Sarah Ann Walton Fesler (1839 - 1906)
Francis Marion Walton (1843 - 1923)
Isaac Gratton Walton (1846 - 1928)

Wood, Elizabeth "Betsey" Ervin
Birth: 1798, Kentucky
Death: Feb. 1, 1863, Greene County, Illinois

Elizabeth, daughter of Samuel Ervin Ewing and Esther Caldwell, married Martin Wood (____ - 1861), son of Samuel Wood and Markey Chisenhall 22 March 1810 St.Clair Co., IL. To this marriage were born: Ishan, Lucinda, James Martin, Elizabeth, Elvira Olive, Mary, Sampson (1824 - 1879), Emily, Ann and Martin H.

Wood, Martin
Birth: unknown
Death: Jun. 11, 1861
Aged: 75 Years, 1 month, 8 Days
Son of Sampson and Markey Christenhall Wood
Spouses:
Elizabeth Ervin Wood (1799 - 1863)
Elizabeth Ervin Wood (1798 - 1863)
Children:
Sampson Wood (1824 - 1879)

Wood, Martin N.
Birth: Feb. 19, 1848, Athensville, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Aug. 4, 1849, Athensville, Greene County, Illinois
Aged: 1 Year, 5 Months, 16 Days
Parents:
Sampson Wood (1824 - 1879)
Hannah Boone Tunnell Wood (1824 - 1905)
Siblings:
Mary Elizabeth Wood Barnett (1845 - 1887)
Martin N. Wood (1848 - 1849)
William Iric Wood (1849 - 1929)
Thomas Tillman Wood (1852 - ____)
George Aaron Wood (1854 - 1937)
Emily Wood Standefer (1856 - 1888)
Zibbiah Jame Wood Strowmatt (1864 - 1897)
Nancy Jane Wood Hodges (1866 - 1942)

Yarnell, Jennie
Birth: Mar. 8, 1851, Greene County, Illinois
Death: May 31, 1851, Greene County, Illinois
Jennie, daughter of Isaac Anderson Yarnell (1810 - 1887) and Rebecca B. Bonham (1811 - 1832)
Siblings:
Olive Caroline Yarnell Miller (1837 - 1906)
Henry J Yarnell (1844 - 1924)
Sophronia B Yarnell Piper (1847 - 1940)
Martha A. Yarnell (1848 - 1849)
Jennie Yarnell (1851 - 1851)

Yarnell, Martha A.
Birth: Oct. 12, 1848, Greene County, Illinois
Death: Sep. 9, 1849, Greene County, Illinois
Parents:
Isaac Anderson Yarnell (1810 - 1887)
Rebecca B. Bonham Yarnell (1811 - 1832)
Siblings:
Olive Caroline Yarnell Miller (1837 - 1906)
Henry J Yarnell (1844 - 1924)
Sophronia B Yarnell Piper (1847 - 1940)
Martha A. Yarnell (1848 - 1849)
Jennie Yarnell (1851 - 1851)
Inscription:
Aged: 10 months, 28 Days, Daugter of I.A & R.B. Yarnell

Yarnell, Rebecca B. Bonham
Birth: Nov. 10, 1811, Blount County, Tennessee
Death: Aug. 16, 1832, Blount County, Tennessee
Aged: 40 Years, 9 Months, 6 Days
Spouse:
Isaac Anderson Yarnell (1810 - 1887)
Children:
Olive Caroline Yarnell Miller (1837 - 1906)
Henry J Yarnell (1844 - 1924)
Sophronia B Yarnell Piper (1847 - 1940)
Martha A. Yarnell (1848 - 1849)
Jennie Yarnell (1851 - 1851)
Inscription:
Wife of I.A. Yarnell


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