Neikirk Cemetery
Mason Co, Illinois

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Name Birth Death Other Information
unknown     base only, stone missing
unknown     broken stone
unknown     illegible
unknown   1862 ?m ?d, broken stone, looks like a child's stone?
unknown     broken stone
------------, --------- M.   6 Feb? 1863? 13?y 3m 22d, stone is in German
--------, Elizabeth Bowser   7 ? 1877  
-----------, W?----- H?   26 July 1863 3y 10m 14d, stone is in German
Barnes, Clarissa H. [Hovey] 23 Sept 1835 16 Aug 1914 wife of George
Barnes, Clyde A.   27 Apr 1892 or 1882 1y 1m 24d, son of J.A. & S.E.
Barnes, George B.   6 Apr 1888 32y 6m, son of G.E. & C.H.
Barnes, George E. 5 Sept 1832 13 July 1916 same stone as Clarissa
Barnes, Herbert   21 May 1864? 1m, son of G.E. & C.H., same stone as Mary E.
Barnes, Joel Alonzo 8 Oct 1852 31 Mar 1903 stone with Sarah E.
Barnes, Mary E.   19 Sept 1869 5m 15d, dau of G.E. & C.H. same stone as Herbert
Barnes, Sarah E. [Bowser] 17 Jan 1850 29 Oct 1918 wife of Joel
Bowser, Albert D. 1860 1941  
Carroll, Carol A. [Whitley] 9 Jan 1945 17 June 2004 wife of Thurston E.
Carroll, Lester R. 20 Sept 1961 27 Aug 1996  
Carroll, Thurston E. 30 July 1944   same stone as Carol
Carroll, Thurston M. Jr. 19 Aug 1985 5 July 1990 "Buster"
Cheek, Cordelia G. 1879 1883  
Cheek, Henry 1802 1857 same stone as Mary
Cheek, Mary [Ingram] 1814 1896 wife of Henry
Cheek, Mary E. [Neikirk] 1836 1919 wife of Thomas
Cheek, Thomas H. 1835 1926 same stone as Mary E.
Cheek, Tommy   24 Nov 1864 1y 8m 24d, son of T.H. & M.E.
Collier, Anna? 26 Nov 1892 22 Dec 1894 dau of F.P & M
Collier, Franklin P. 17 Mar 1854 30 Sept 1892 38y 6m 13d
Ferree, Lydia [Neikirk] 1886 1920  
Horner, Marietta Cheek 1877 1922  
Hovey, ------? 20 Mar 1866 15 May 1868 son of D.W. & R.A.
Hovey, ------? 20 Jan 1862 18 May 1868 son of D.W. & R.A.
Hovey, Daniel W. 1829 1895 same stone as Rebecca
Hovey, Rebecca A. [Barnes] 1836 1925 same stone as Daniel
Ingersoll, Freddie     son of S.H. & L.A.
Ingersoll, Hattie L. 16 Mar 1861 19 Sept 1886 dau of S.H. & L.A.
Ingersoll, Hulett E. 1863 1943  
Ingersoll, Lois A.[VanOrman] 5 Mar 1836 5 Feb 1920 wife of Sam'l H.
Ingersoll, Nelson     son of S.H. & L.A.
Ingersoll, Otho O. 19 Aug 1875 25 Dec 1926  
Ingersoll, Peter     son of S.H. & L.A.
Ingersoll, Ruth J. Nov 1890 May 1909 wife of Otho O.
Ingersoll, Sam'l H.   30 Nov 1877 48y 11m 10d
Jackson, Etta B. [Beale] 8 Oct 1865 24 Nov 1948 same stone as Sherman
Jackson, Josiah 1834 1901 Co B 169 Ohio Inf, Civil War, same stone as Mary
Jackson, Mary A. 1838 1919 wife of Josiah
Jackson, Sherman G. 22 Jan 1865 4 Mar 1923 same stone as Etta
Limback, Susie M. Thomas 14 June 1857 7 Apr 1881 same stone as Prudence Thomas
Marshall, Ann 1866 1926 same stone as Frank
Marshall, Ethel M. 1877 1933  
Marshall, Frank B. 1865 1949 same stone as Ann
Myers, Caroline Amelia   20 Jan 1866 15y 5m 25d, dau of S & L
Neikirk, Barbara Anne Dentler 6 Nov 1825 21 Sept 1910 wife of J. Alexander Neikirk
Neikirk, Eli T.   3 Mar 1883 54y 5m 7d, Co K 85th Ill Inf, Civil War
Neikirk, Eliza Ann [Shock] 21 Dec 1848 7 Jan 1910 wife of Geo. Washington, same stone
Neikirk, Elizabeth [Himmel] 1871 1960 same stone as Irvin
Neikirk, Ellen S. [Gumbel] 1871 1929 same stone as Harry
Neikirk, Emilie D. [Dentler] 15 Jan 1836 1 Apr 1881 same stone as William
Neikirk, Flora A. [Hensinger] 9 Feb 1830   same stone as Solomon
Neikirk, Fred W. 1871 1933  
Neikirk, Geo Washington 12 Dec 1839 21 Jan 1924 Corp, Co C 2nd Regt Ill Cav, Civil War
Neikirk, George   23 Apr 1855 77y 3m 4d, born in Washington Co Maryland
Neikirk, Harry T. 1869 1926 same stone as Ellen
Neikirk, Irvin 1872 1936 same stone as Elizabeth
Neikirk, J. Alexander 15 Apr 1825 20 Mar 1910 stone with Barbara
Neikirk, John E. 26 Mar 1834 11 Oct 1906 Cpl, Co C 2nd Ill Cav, Honor Roll, same stone as Phebe
Neikirk, Katie L. 22 Mar 1871 31 Jan 1890 dau of G.W. & E.A.
Neikirk, Olive G. [Beard] 7 Nov 1836 25 Dec 1917 wife of Eli T.
Neikirk, Phebe Reed 16 Apr 1848 20 July 1924 wife of John E.
Neikirk, Solomon 9 Jan 1822 29 Jan 1890  
Neikirk, William K. 27 Oct 1830 13 May 1887 same stone as Emilie
Neikirk?, -------------     son of S & F, illegible
Sherer, D. Albert 14 May 1883 30 July 1956 same stone as Harriet
Sherer, Emma Neikirk 3 Aug 1842 10 Dec 1922 same stone as Mary Belle
Sherer, George N. 23 Aug 1885 14 June 1954 same stone as Nelda & infant
Sherer, Harriet C. [Barnes] 27 Jan 1879 22 Oct 1929 same stone as D. Albert
Sherer, infant   13 Feb 1921 same stone as George & Nelda
Sherer, Mary Belle 11 Aug 1880 21 Apr 1977 dau of Emma, same stone as Emma
Sherer, Nelda [Barnes] 27 Sept 1890 21 Oct 1977 same stone as George & infant
Thomas, Prudence Grant 21 Feb 1818 4 Oct 1899 same stone as Susie Limback
Whitaker, Ella 1861 1936  
Whitaker, John B. 13 May 1826 8 June 1872 Father, same stone as Louisa
Whitaker, Louisa C. 22 Feb 1836 15 July 1901 Mother, wife of John
Wilson, Olive J. 15 Mar 1841 25 Feb 1920  

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