Peoria County, Illinois Genealogy Trails
Sources: Partial Headstone Transcription; 1956 Honor Roll Burial Listing transcription by Candi Horton
 


Comb Cemetery

photo courtesy of Steve Slaughter

 

 

Condition- Groomed
Status- Active

Directions
From the City of Peoria, drive Farmington Road to Pottstown Rd & turn right onto Pottstown Road (Illinois Route 8).
Continue on for about 6-6.5 miles. Look for a small gravel road to your right called KRAMM ROAD. 
Turn right on Kramm Rd, cross the railroad tracks & follow this road about 1 mile. Cemetery will be on the left on a turn.

 

Cemetery History

Partial Headstone Transcription

BARNS, Emma S.   d/o L & A.     d. July 31.1849 18y 6m 5d  
BENNETT, Viola J.     Oct. 11. 1870 Nov. 9.1968    
BEO??, Su??, Melia A.   d/o ? & A. BEO??       d. 28.18?? 1y 3m 12d  
BINEGAR, John Frederick  WWII   S 1/C USN USNR     Feb. 19, 1955 Lot 22   
BOSWELL, Henry J     d. Mar. 24.1856 38y 3m ? d foot stone H. J. B
BOWEN, Ollie B.   1906 1962    
BOWEN, William G.   1908 1956    
BOYD, Buford F   1897 1971    
BOYD, Clara F.   1899 1986    
BROWN, William K.   s/o   J.B. & Betsey BROWN     d. Sept. 21. 1845 5y ?m 23d. Foot Stone W. K. B.
COMBS, Anna A.   w/o David COMBS    d. Nov. 26.1865 71y 6m  
COMBS, David     d. Feb. 12, 1870 76 yrs  
CONHOR, Chandler      d. Feb. 22.1881 72y 7m 22d  
CONHOR, Joanna B.   w/o Chandler Conhor     d. March 22.1848 34y 0m 17d  
CROOK, Alexander     d. Feb. 10, 1856 70y  
CROOKS, Alex     Jan. 10, 1856    
DUNLAR,  Margaret   d/o John & Margaret DUNLAR    d. July 12, 1851 15y can't read the rest
ENNIS, Thomas E   1965 1965    
FRAIZER, Thomas Jefferson     1893  1956   Honor Roll Listing
FRAZIER,  Geo. C.   1872 1937    
FRAZIER,  Thos J.   1838 1892    
GREEN,  Mary M.   1931 1967   safe with Jesus Mother
HEINZ, Mamie L.   1907 1993    
HEINZ, Walter G   1907 1993    
HOWE, Elijah   Dec. 19.1883 Sept. 28. 1955    
HOWE, Mary E.   1864 1894    
HOWE,  John J   1853 1926    
JOHNSON, Bertha   1839 1924    
JOHNSON, Daisy J.   1876 1961   Mother
JOHNSON, Deter   1870 1949    Father
JOHNSON, Elmer R. (no dates)        
JOHNSON, John F.   1834 1916    
JOHNSON, Jonas   1863 1948    
JOHNSON, Louisa J.   1870 1962   Mother
JOHNSON, Norman R.  Inft. son   1915    
JOHNSON,  John C.   1867 1941   Father
JONES, Isaac     d. Sept. 14 1841 38y  
KING, Charity   w/o John G. KING     d. Mar 12.1845 44y 9m 14d foot stone C. K.
KING, Elenor L.   d/o H. J & L. KING    d. Feb. 27.1852 1y 11m 12d  
KING, Martha A. d/o E & S. KING    d. Nov. 18.1844   rest buried
KING,  S. (on broken part)   Died   rest buried
LARGENT, Sarah     d. Mar. 2. 1887 68y 7m 6d. Can't read inscription
MILLER, John F.  Pvt.   Army   Co. A 11 IL V. Cav    Aug. 12, 1923   g  3, lot F, blk 4, sec. A  
NIXON, Catherine   w/o George Nixon    May 16, 1847 69y  
NIXON, George       Sept. 1857 89y  
NIXON, James A .   Aug. 6, 1867   1956 Honor Roll Listing
NIXON, William      Feb. 12, 1859  61y  
PAPA , Charles R.     Aug. 30.1926    
RACE, Mary A.   w/o Wm. A. RACE    d. Jan. 21.1904   73y  
RACE, William  Pvt.   Army   Co K 77 IL Inf.     Jun. 28, 1893    (POW)   1956 Honor Roll Listing
RACE,   Wm.     June 28.1893    
RYNEARSON, Domicus  War of 1812       g   1   1956 Honor Roll Listing
RYNEARSON, E.  Capt   Army   Co. K 77 IL Inf.    Nov. 29, 1877    g   2   1956 Honor Roll Listing
RYNEARSON, Minney     d. April 19, 1865 73y  
RYNEARSON, Sarah    h.w.    d. April 28, 1868 77y  
SACKS, Albert    1911 1928    
SACKS, Carl J.   1906 1957    
SACKS, Ernest   1873 1944    
SACKS, Hans C.   1908 1971    
SACKS, Milda   1873 1916    
SCOTT, Anne     w/o  W. M. G. SCOTT    d. July 10.1840 18y    
SCOTT,  Nancy  w/o Wm G. SCOTT    d. Nov.20.1838   (rest buried)
SCOTT, William (rest buried)        
SHEPHERD, Ayliff     d. April 19, 1865 73y  
SHEPHERD, Margaretta w/o Ayliff    d Sept. 20, 1851 61y  
Slane, Daniel    Born April 15, 1804, Hampshire Co., VA  Died. Feb. 21, 1884    
SLANE, Daniel   1812 Music Army Co. K 77 IL Inf.    Feb. 21, 1844   1956 Honor Roll Listing
SMITH Evelyn S. MAMMER    June 28.1938 Oct. 21. 1998   Metal Sign Hammitt-Hott Funeral Home
SMITH, Deborah H. w/o Moses SMITH     Sept. 26.1847 64y 2m 2d  
SNIDER, Barbara L.   Mar. 31.1945 May 16. 1996   Loving wife   mother   sister
SNIDER, Daniel L.   Feb. 12. 1935 May 12.1935    
SNIDER, George A.    Mar. 20. 1941 Oct. 5.1941    
SNIDER, Maggie Francis FAIL w/o Ace Cole SNIDER   Feb. 5.1901 Jan. 5.1946    
SNIDER,  Ace Cole    IL Pvt.  MO. Co. 152 Inf. WWI    Nov. 8, 1894 Feb. 6.1972    
SNIDER,  Harvey Jack   Mar. 4. 1943 June 4.1989    
STENLOLM,  Marrie Han   w/o STENLOLM   d/o W & M VAUGHAN   June 22.1876 Sept. 18.1894    
UHIGER, Rebecca w/o Casper UHIGER     d. Sep. 12.1850 51y  
VAUGHAN, Matilda w/o William  Nov. (rest Buried)      
VAUGHAN, William M.  Jr.   1880  1958   Brother
VAUGHAN,  William    Oct. 13.1841 Sept. 13. 1916   Father
VAUGHN, Elmer   1897 1958    
VAUGHN, Inft. d/o E & L VAUGHN   1949    
VAUGHN, Lois   1916 1994    
VAUGHN, Loveda   1871 1947   Mother
VAUGHN, William E.    1892 1944    
VAUGHN,  Elijah   1868 1951   Father
VOORHEES,  Joseph    1814 1909    
VOORHEES, ?lcenor   s/o ?? VOORHEES    Sept. 2y 7m 9d.  
VOORHEES, Ch?iese   s/o ? & S. VOORHEES    d. Aug. 17.1863 2m 9d  
VOORHEES, Sarah w/o J. VOORHEES    d. Oct. 14.1889 66y 1m 25d Stone by Merkle & Sons  Mother
WELLS, Jacob H.    

d.Kickapoo June 13.1883   

72y  
WELLS,  Susan C.  d/o H & S. WELLS    d. Oct. 18.1843 1y 0m 9d footstone S. C. W.
WELLS,  Susan L. w/o J.H. WELLS    d. Feb. 11.1849 34y ?m7d  


Other:
Headstone: Adelaide V. (can't read the rest)   Footstone: A.V.C.
Headstone: Ce ???    26d (can't read the rest)   Footstone: C.E.L
No headstone   Footstone: L.B.G. 

 

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