Lee County Cemeteries

* Temperance Hill Cemetery *
China Township
Off of Route 52 North of Amboy
GPS Coordinates: Latitude: 41.77140, Longitude: -89.33860
This cemetery, started in 1846, is situated
on virgin prairie and Illinois Nature Preserve.
Lee County Township Map
Photo by Debra Richards-Toms at Find-A-Grave
Also updated by Carolyn Leake - 2014-15
(Temperance Hill Cemetery Board)

NAME BIRTH DEATH SPOUSE PARENTS
ATKINSON, Augusta Malvina (Skinner) 26 Aug 1852 27 Jun 1916 William Atkinson  
ATKINSON, Horace W. 03 Jun 1890 25 Jul 1902   William & Augusta Malvina(Skinner) Atkinson
ATKINSON, John 30 Aug 1844 29 Dec 1908 Susannah  
ATKINSON, Susannah M. 01 Nov 1844 07 Mar 1903 John Atkinson  
ATKINSON, William 1847 1925 Augusta Melvina Skinner John Atkinson
BATES, Armina 1852 1864   Hiram B. and Marion E. (Brackett) Bates
Buried in River Falls Wisc.
BATES, Charles H. 1849 1864   Hiram B. and Marion E. (Brackett) Bates
Buried in River Falls Wisc.
BATES, Hiram B. 18 Oct 1828 1908 Marion E. Brackett Hosea & Hannah (Bowman) Bates
BATES, Marion E. (Brackett) 26 May 1828 1919 Hiram B. Bates Charles & Armina (Parrish) Brackett
BIERCE, Alexander Neely 17 Dec 1798 08 Oct 1853 Deborah Morrison Austin & Zerviah (Bryant) Bierce Last name on headstone Pierce, misprint by engraver
BIERCE, Alexander M. 1855 04 Aug 1856   Austin & Lydia (Hopkins) Bierce
BIERCE, Deborah (Morrison) 06 Nov 1803 08 Oct 1891 Alexander Neely Bierce  
BIERCE, George W. 06 Jun 1838 20 Feb 1861   Alexander & Deborah (Morrison) Bierce
BIERCE, Rebecca (Bell) 01 May 1829 02 Apr 1860 G.O (or C.C) Bierce DD could be 1869
BILL, Charles 1y 1m 20d 02 Oct 1861    
BILL, Eddie Bill   23 Feb 1860   Francis and Sarah Bill
BILL, George A.   23 Feb 1860   Francis and Sarah Bill
BRACKETT, Charles 09 May 1799 14 Aug 1881 Parrish/Julia A. Spear Henry & Eliphal (Burgess) Brackett
BRACKETT, Julia A. (Spear) 07 Mar 1816 18 Jul 1892 Charles Brackett  
CARY, Henryetta   25 May 1850   J.M. & M Cary
CHENEY, Emily M. 1842 1909    
CHENEY, Eugene 1824 1882    
CHENEY, Reuben 1797 1870 Sarah  
CHENEY, Sarah 31 Oct 1801 14 Oct 1894 Reuben Cheney  
CONWAY, Charles 5 Weeks      
CONWAY, Paul 09 May 1916 08 Oct 1991   Tec4 Army WW II
CROMBIE, Ira 25 Nov 1859 03 Jun 1860   J. & M.L. Crombie
CROMBIE, Moses 08 Jun 1861 09 Feb 1862   J. & M.L. Crombie
CROUSE, Charles H. 30 Nov 1883 16 Mar 1948 Pearl A.  
CROUSE, Pearl A. (Howard) 25 Apr 1890 02 Oct 1952 Charles H. Crouse David & Lena B. Howard
DARKER, Caroline (Williams) 26 Jan 1824 26 Jul 1863 Wm. W. Darker  
DARKER, William W. 22 Dec 1820 25 Sep 1890 Caroline Williams  
DAVIS, Cyrus 19 Feb 1800 21 Jul 1852    
DUNN, Isabell 13 Aug 1857 05 Jan 1876   Thomas & Isabelle (Johnson) Dunn
DUNN, Thomas 08 Mar 1813 16 Sep 1862 Isabelle Johnson Andrew Dunn
FLINT, Pauline 31 May 1851 10 sep 1851   George & Deborah Flint
FRISBEE, Clarissa H   16 May 1865 S. F. Frisbee  
FRISBEE, George C. 17 Sep 1847 07 Jul 1853   H. & L. Frisbee
FRISBEE, Martha 1796 15 Apr 1851 Sylvester Frisbee  
GALE, Bertha A. 1894   William H. Gale  
GALE, Raymond 1922 1941 Co A 125 Inf. WW2  
GALE, William H. 1887   Bertha A.  
GIBSON, Joyce Underhill 22 Jan 1934   Stanley W. Gibson  
GIBSON, Stanley W. 16 Nov 1919 17 Aug 1992 Joyce Underhill  
GOULD, Jerusha 28 Oct 1785 25 Sep 1851    
GREEN, James Jasper 26 Jun 1885 25 Jul 1961 Opal Thompson William and Martha (Donoho) Green
GREEN, Opal T. 26 Oct 1902 07 Jul 1975 James Jasper Green  
HAINES, Mercy 22 Feb 1788 07 May 1857 Simon Haines  
HALE, Jessie 15 May 1862 26 Sep 1862   J.T. & M.E. Hale
HALE, Mary Ann 1796 03 Aug 1862 Jesse Hale  
HANNUM, Benoni 15 Apr 1795 12 Mar 1851   Benoni & Phoebe (Searle) Hannum
HOPKINS, Adelia 07 May 1854 07 Apr 1861   R.D. & M.A. Hopkins
HOPKINS, George Washington 09 Feb 1775 27 Jan 1852 Sarah Pratt Asa and Comfort (Riggs) Hopkins
HOPKINS, Lydia 1836 16 Jun 1858 L.E. Hopkins  
HOPKINS, Sarah (Pratt) 23 Mar 1779 26 Nov 1858 George Washington Hopkins  
HOPKINS, William W. 1830 21 Mar 1851    
HOWARD, David A.
Obituary
26 Nov 1862 18 Apr 1950 Lena B.  
HOWARD, Lena B. 05 Feb 1863 04 Aug 1923 David A. Howard  
HULLAH, Elijah 28 Jul 1849 23 Apr 1887    
HULLAH, Emma 03 May 1858 23 Dec 1875   Robert & Mary Hullah
HULLAH, Mary A. 27 May 1821 13 Mar 1897 Robert Hullah  
HULLAH, Robert 14 Feb 1813 10 Dec 1885 Mary A.  
HUNT, Elizabeth 11 Mar 1824 16 Dec 1888   (64y 7m 5d)
HUNT, George A. 1815 17 Apr 1896   (81y 1m 2d)
HUNT, George A. 1872 1938    
INGRUM, Thomas 1863 1932    
JENKINS, Mary Jane (Kidwell) 1865 1945 Thomas Alexander Jenkins Infant Grandson 1943
JENKINS, Thomas Alexander 1864 1937 Mary Jane Kidwell  
JOHNSON, Dolliver 84y 4m 14d 30 Nov 1884    
JORDAN, Mary C. (Love) 24 Dec 1956   Randall T. Jordan  
JORDAN, Randall T. 08 Mar 1948 03 Mar 2010 Mary C. Love
m 9 Sep 1995
 
LEAKE, Amelia 1845 1853    
LEAKE, Charles A. 1854 1862    
LEAKE, Charles W. 17 Sep 1864 02 Jul 1877   John C. & Mary (Hale) Leake
LEAKE, Daniel 1812 1857 Emily  
LEAKE, Daniel Chapman 08 Jan 1847 09 Apr 1930 Jennie & Maggie Moseley  
LEAKE, Ellen (Adell) 1852 1911 Russell Leake  
LEAKE, Emily 1814 1887 Daniel Leake  
LEAKE, Grace M. 12 Mar 1876 03 Mar 1879   John C. & Mary (Hale) Leake
LEAKE, Hannah S. 1814 1900 John Leake  
LEAKE, Hazel Marie 1897 1898   J. and I. Leake
LEAKE, Honor Luella 1880 1881   Thomas & Martha (Scoville) Leake
LEAKE, Ida (Bates) 1855 1932 Jarvis Leake Hiram & Marion (Brackett) Bates
LEAKE, Jarvis 1852 1935 Ida J. Bates  
LEAKE, Jennie F. 06 Jan 1873 06 Feb 1879   John C. & Mary (Hale) Leake
LEAKE, John 27 Nov 1806 11 Sep 1869 Mary Jarvis John Leake Sr. England
LEAKE, John 15 Apr 1808 01 Mar 1887 Hannah S.  
LEAKE, John C. 07 Dec 1836 01 Aug 1913 Maryett Hale John & Mary (Jarvis) Leake
LEAKE, John Henry 1846 1935 Ruth Hullah  
LEAKE, Joseph T. 19 Sep 1859 23 May 1886    
LEAKE, Justina (Moseley) 22 Oct 1850 25 Aug 1879 Daniel Chapman Leake Wm. & Jane (Dunlop) Moseley
LEAKE, Maggie Mae (Moseley)
Obituary
25 Jan 1863 07 Mar 1946 Daniel Chapman Leake Wm. & Jane (Dunlop) Moseley
LEAKE, Martha (Scoville) 1838 1908 Rev. Thomas Leake Steven T. & Mable (Curtis) Scoville
LEAKE, Mary Ann (Jarvis) 18 Jun 1806 19 Jan 1879 John Leake  
LEAKE, Mary Ann 15 Aug 1842 14 Mar 1862   John & Mary Ann (Jarvis) Leake
LEAKE, Mary Etta (Hale) 06 Jan 1838 07 Feb 1924 John C. Leake L.W. & Sarah (Crawford) Hale
LEAKE, May 1878 1880    
LEAKE, Russell 1849 1933 Ellen Adell  
LEAKE, Ruth (Hullah) 1856 1935 John Henry Leake  
LEAKE, Rev. Thomas 1839 1919 Martha Scoville John C & Mary (Jarvis) Leake
LEAKE, William 1842 1907    
LEWIS, Francis 14 Oct 1854 16 Feb 1861   J.W. & E.L. Lewis
LEWIS, Joseph   1882   Nathaniel & Sarah (Cole) Lewis
LEWIS, Nathaniel 27 May 1769 26 Oct 1860 Sarah Hart Cole  
LEWIS, Sarah Hart (Cole) 13 Jul 1776 08 Nov 1852 Nathaniel Lewis  
MEADOR, Mary D (Green)
Obituary
04 Nov 1895 27 Dec 1952 Oda L. Meador William Green
MEADOR, Elvis Leroy 17 Jan 1926 04 Apr 1980 WW 2/Korea Oda Lester and Mary Dellamae (Green) Meador
WW 2 / Korea Vet.
MEADOR, Oda Lester 07 Sep 1894 03 Jun 1926 Mary Dellamae Green William Elvis and Rosetta Ellen (Brookman) Meador
Oda born in Mt. Vernon IL
MEADOR, Rosetta Ellen (Brookman) 15 May 1870 31 Mar 1950 William Elvis Meador Wm. and Elizabeth F. (Simmons) Brookman
Rosetta born in Jefferson Co IL
MEADOR, William Elvis 1854 1930 Rosetta Ellen Brookman Bluford and Perlina Meador
MICHAEL, Ernest Franklin
Obituary
06 Jun 1922 11 Jul 2004 Madelyn Rose  
MICHAEL, Madelyn Rose 22 Oct 1924 18 Dec 1999 Ernest Franklin  
MOSELEY, Hannah (Callis) 14 Sep 1826 14 Aug 1851 Joseph Moseley Wm. & Sarah (Scott) Callis
MOSELEY, Hannah 11 Aug 1851 11 Sep 1851   Joseph & Hannah (Callis) Moseley
MOSELEY, Jane (Dunlop) 01 Sep 1830 28 Oct 1876 Wm. Moseley John & Isabella (Ritchie) Dunlop
MOSELEY, William 11 Apr 1822 26 Jan 1901 Jane Dunlop  
NEUHAUSEN, Henry 1878 1957 Maude Conway  
NEUHAUSEN, Maude (Conway) 1879 1958 Henry Neuhausen  
PADGETT, Harvey E. 22 Oct 1882 14 Nov 1918 Joanne G.  
PADGETT, Joanne G. 17 Oct 1883 11 Oct 1979 Harvey E. Padgett  
PARKER, William 09 Sep 1782 09 Jul 1855    
PENFIELD, Fowler 19 Apr 1813 10 Oct 1843    
PORTER, Mary A. 1844 1864    
POST, Eliza 02 Jul 1806 28 Nov 1880 James Davis Post  
POST, George W. 1845 18 Sep 1860   15y 7m 27d
James Davis & Eliza (Hopkins) Post
POST, James Davis 24 Mar 1804 27 Dec 1882 Eliza Hopkins  
ROYSTER, Ida A. 1863 1927    
SABIN, Charles 02 Sep 1812 13 Jan 1844   Wm. & Almira (Bissell) Sabin
SCHMIDT, Christian H. 21 Sep 1850 07 Jan 1874    
SEARL, Naomi 1773 02 Mar 1851    
SHOEMAKER, Dennis 07 Sep 1822 27 Apr 1902 Jane Zerviah Bierce  
SHOEMAKER, Electa A.(Newcomb) 04 Oct 1833 04 Jun 1868 John Shoemaker John & Abigail (Minthon) Newcomb
SHOEMAKER, Jacob H. 1854 1896 Cora Shoemaker  
SHOEMAKER, Jacob 03 May 1791 03 Oct 1861    
SHOEMAKER, Jane Z. (Bierce) 29 Mar 1827 22 Oct 1899 Dennis Shoemaker Alex. & Deborah (Morrison) Bierce
SKINNER, Alpheus Gustin 14 Jan 1817 30 Aug 1887 Olive Ann Lewis Jacob & Rhoda (McDowell) Skinner
SKINNER, David S. 15 Feb 1826 26 Jan 1849   Alpheus Gustin and Olive Ann (Lewis) Skinner
SKINNER, Infant 5 days     Alpheus Gustin and Olive Ann (Lewis) Skinner
SKINNER, Infant   13 May 1878   Alpheus Gustin and Olive Ann (Lewis) Skinner
SKINNER. Leah Ann       Alpheus Gustin and Olive Ann (Lewis) Skinner
SKINNER, Levi G. 1855 1921 Louise M. Daniels Alpheus Gustin and Olive Ann (Lewis) Skinner
SKINNER, Louise (Daniels) 1862 1932 Levi G. Skinner Godfrey & Harriet (Hoff) Daniels
SKINNER, Olive (Lewis) 17 Jun1823 01 Oct 1892 Alpheus G. Skinner Nathaniel & Sarah (Cole) Lewis
SKINNER, Sarah Ann 21 Aug 1859 10 May 1876   Alpheus Gustin and Olive Ann (Lewis) Skinner
SMITH, Charlotte 1834 28 Mar 1855 Lyman Smith  
SPIELMAN, Ava (Leake) 1880 1942 Samuel Spielman  
SPIELMAN, Samuel S. 1878 1953 Ava Leake  
SPRINGER, Charles 19 May 1864 19 Sep 1865    
SPRINGER, John 25 Nov 1800 25 Mar 1867    
SPRINGER, Richard 23 Sep 1862 30 Sep 1863    
TROWBRIDGE, Augustus 14 Jul 1792 07 Jun 1869 Louvena Lewis
Lucy Biece
Oliver & Anna (Noble) Trowbridge
TROWBRIDGE, Elizabeth R. (Florence E.) 30 Mar 1834 30 Apr 1857 Lyman Trowbridge Lee County IL Cem list has her as Florence E.
I.B. & E.B. Trowbridge
TROWBRIDGE, Flora A. 29 Sep 1851 02 Jul 1856   A.B. & A.E. Trowbridge
TROWBRIDGE, Frank M. 10y 15 Apr 1864   A.B. & A.E. Trowbridge (?)
TROWBRIDGE, George H.        
TROWBRIDGE, Henry 48y 1m 1d 21 Apr 1896    
TROWBRIDGE, Lucy (Biece) 07 Nov 1795 24 May 1864 Augustus Trowbridge Aged 67y 6m 17d
TROWBRIDGE, Lurena (Lewis) 22 Dec 1798 07 Dec 1867 Augustus Trowbridge  
TROWBRIDGE, Sarah (Lewis) 04 May 1805 08 Dec 1861 Sabin Trowbridge  
WELLMAN, Dennie E. 08 Aug 1849 17 Apr 1893 Electus Bennett Lorin & Waity (Hopkins) Wellman
WELLMAN, Ella A.   06 Oct 1872    
WELLMAN, Lorin T. 18 Mar 1821 11 Apr 1886 Waity M. Hopkins David & Abigail (Taylor) Wellman
WELLMAN, Lorin E. 30 Jun 1863 08 Oct 1863   Lorin & Waity (Hopkins) Wellman
WELLMAN, Truman E. 18 Oct 1849 19 Apr 1871   Lorin & Waity (Hopkins) Wellman
WELLMAN, Waity (Hopkins) 1822 20 Oct 1893 Lorin T. Wellman  
WELLMAN, William M. 16 Jun 1842 19 Jun 1859   Lorin & Waity (Hopkins) Wellman
WHITMAN, Sarah H. 1775 08 Nov 1852 Rev. A. Whitman  
WRIGHT, Ella Maud 6m 27d 22 Sep 1864   M.S.R. & C. Wright

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