Allen's Grove Cemetery
Mason Co, Illinois

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Name Birth Death Other Inscriptions/Info
---------, Henry -1887 3 June? 1887  
--------, Walter 6 Nov 1888 25 Aug 1889  
Ballard, Lewis F. 1821 1900  
Ballard, Rebecca S. 1850 1919  
Ballard, S.   1 Dec 1907 Civil War, 1956 Honor Roll
Bartman, Amke 6 Dec 1828 14 June 1914 Same stone as Rolfe
Bartman, Rolfe 11 Jan 1836 19 Dec 1906 Civil War, same stone as Amke
Bates, Daniel T. 1872 1909 Same stone as Lucinda
Bates, Lucinda 1839 1911 Same stone as Daniel
Blessman, Anna M. 9 Sept 1840 23 Sept 1921 Wife of H.C., same stone
Blessman, H.C. Louis 20 Aug 1831 14 Oct 1906 Same stone as Anna
Boeck, Edith A. 8 Dec 1895 25 Feb 1896 dau of H.? & M.
Boeck, Herman 1866 1931 same stone as Martha
Boeck, Martha 1871 1908 same stone as Herman
Case, Sophia   6 Feb 1858 43y 11m ?d, wife of A.
Chance, Elizabeth [10 May 1800] [6 Feb 1873] Mother of Eunice Sweeney, sister of Eli Hoffman
Craig, Edward   9 Feb 1873 37y 10m 26d
Crank, Jesse S. 25 June 1902 7 April 1907 son of E.P. & L.J.
Diers, Betty 20 Aug 1845 4 Jan 1923 wife of Henry, same stone
Diers, Henry 12 March 1846 22 Feb 1921 same stone as Betty, John & infant
Diers, infant son   21 Oct 1887 son of Henry & Betty, same stone
Diers, John H. 21 June 1874 4 Aug 1875 son of Henry & Betty, same stone
Flaspoller, Anna M. 18 March 1851 12-Sep-02  
Flaspoller, William H. 25 April 1850 25-Nov-07  
Graff, Fred H. 13 June 1910 11 May 1992 MOMM1 US Navy WW II
Green, Charles   2 July 1898 Civil War, 1956 Honor Roll
Green, Edwin J.   7 Aug 1872 3y 11m 28d, son of F.A. & H.J., same stone as Isabella
Green, Isabella     infant, no dates, dau of F.A. & H.J., same stone as Edwin
Grissom, [Julia?]   3 Dec 1867 23y? 7m 11d, wife of Cornelius, name from marriage records
Hale, Levi   19 Dec 1865 Aged 31y 11m 29d, Civil War, 1956 Honor Roll
Heft, Philippine 6 May 1872 2 Feb 1885 wife of Wm.
Hendrix, Benjamin   1904 Civil War, 1956 Honor Roll
Hindahl, Henry J. 6 Jan 1842 14-Jan-24  
Hindahl, Louise S. 21 June 1853 21-Sep-24 Wife of H.J., same stone as Henry & Sophie
Hindahl, Sophie 18 August 1843 16 July 1871 Wife of H.J., same stone as Henry & Louise
Hindahl, Wilhelmine 1869 1942 Same stone as William
Hindahl, William H. 1869 1952 Same stone as Wilhelmine
Hoffman, Eli Millman 17 Oct 1835 21 Oct 1855 Father of Oliver & brother to Elizabeth Chance
Hoffman, Oliver     Civil War, 1956 Honor Roll
Ide, Eliza J.   7 Sept 1874 36y 6m 7d, wife of S.S.
Jacobs, Lena B. 1884 1926 wife of Ralph, same stone
Jacobs, Ralph I. 1889 1969 same stone as Lena
Judd, Hiram   19 Oct 1851 19y 5m 11d
Judd, Mary   10 Sept 1853 26y
Legg, Harriet N. 6 July 1837 31 March 1890 same stone as Truman
Legg, Truman N. 15 Jan 1831 13 Feb 1874 same stone as Harriet
Leinweber, Catherine 26 April 1846 2 Nov 1933 same stone as Martin & Katy
Leinweber, Elizabeth 4 July 1857 28 Aug 1935 wife of John, same stone
Leinweber, John E. 10 June 1831 27 Sept 1916 same stone as Elizabeth
Leinweber, Katy 7 Jan 1881 18 March 1882 same stone as Martin & Catherine
Leinweber, Martin 21 Feb 1834 25 Feb 1898 Civil War, same stone as Catherine & Katy
Miller, Nancy J. 9 July 1833 8 Nov 1914 same stone as William
Miller, William M. 16 June 1830 16 March 1897 same stone as Nancy
Moehring, David C. 29-Dec-32 12-Apr-99 PFC US Army, Korea
Munger, [Elizabeth]   20 Aug 1863 70y ?m 9d, wife of Truman, name from census
Murphy, James P.   13 ?? 186? 14y ?m ?d, son of T.C. & E.J.
Patton, Alice Weber 3 Feb 1862 3 Jan 1900 wife of James
Peplow, Albert J. 1883 1960  
Peplow, Annie Katherine 1861 1936  
Peplow, Catherine L. 1871 1961  
Peplow, Clyde 11 March 1909 1 Dec 1913 son of A & L
Peplow, Dilda 11 Sept 1895 25 Aug 1899 dau of J & A
Peplow, Elizabeth 1879 1925  
Peplow, John   4 Jan 1901 42y 4m 4d
Reed, Kenneth Larue   3-May-52 WW I, PFC Army, Chauf. Tr. Det. Cac, 1956 Honor Roll
Rose Family Monument      
Rose, A. 4 Dec 1882   Inscription on front & side of monument
Rose, C.M. 26 Sept 1886   Side of stone, death date not completed
Rose, E.A. 9-Feb-05   Back of monument, death date not completed
Rose, E.J. 2-Nov-06   Back of monument, death date not completed
Rose, E.L. 14-Jan-13 25-Jan-13 Back of monument
Rose, E.L. 7-Apr-08   Back of monument, death date not completed
Rose, E.L.     Our Baby, on ground at side of stone, no dates
Rose, E.M. 27-Feb-10 30-Jun-17 Front side of stone
Roundtree, children     5 children, no dates, noted on stone of Jackson & Harriet
Roundtree, Commodore     son of J & H.A., dates buried
Roundtree, Harriet A. 5 April 1842 29 Feb 1907 same stone as Jackson
Roundtree, Jackson 28 May 1835 5 Oct 1921 same stone as Harriet
Schafer, Anna M. 1864 1911 wife of John, same stone
Schafer, John 1860 1926 same stone as Anna
Shawgo, James H. 16 June 1850 26 May 1932 same stone as Rhoda
Shawgo, Rhoda Ann 1 Oct 1855 25 July 1915 wife of James, same stone
Stiller, Martha A. 1848 1929  
Sweeney, Eunice 1 Nov 1829 4 Jan 1911 same stone as James
Sweeney, James 13 Nov 1828 29 Dec 1914 same stone as Eunice
Tamur, Mary   23 Jan 1856 Dau of GH & LJ
Taylor, David   16 April 1845 67y
Taylor, Mary   24 Oct 1849 69y, wife of David
Taylor, Mary E. 1856 1857  
Unknown      
Unknown      
Unknown   1873  
Watkins, Charles   25 Dec? 1856? ?y 10m 23d, son of ? & F.
Watkins, Frances 1824 1903  
Watkins, Francis N.   31? Jan 1870 17y ?m 28?d, son of H & F.
Watkins, Hankison   9 Feb 1857 25y ?m ?d, bottom of stone broken
Wells, Benjiman 1859 1919  
Wood, Alexander   25 Sept 1851 Civil War?, date of death may be incorrect, 1956 Honor Roll
Wood, Angeline 14 March 1849 30 June 1898  
Wood, Eliza   7 May 1852 13y 11m 3?d, dau of E & R
Wood, James T.   11 Nov 1899 Spanish-Amer War, Pvt. Army, Co K, 5th Ill Inf., 1956 Honor Roll
Wood, Randolph C.   4-Feb-28 Civil War, Pvt Army, Co B, 32 Ill Vol Inf, 1956 Honor Roll
Wood, W. A.     Civil War, 1956 Honor Roll

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