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OLD STONE CHURCH CEMETERY
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aka Providence Primitive Baptist Church
4-5 miles west of Lena
Sec. 34 West Point Twp.

Names have been compiled by Christine Walters from various sources, including biographies, obituaries/news stories, researcher submissions, history books, etc.

*May not be a complete list of burials"

The church was built about 1872. The photo was taken in 1975.

Some burials were disinterred and moved to Lena Burial Park.


Photos & Information from Nancy Arendsee Schaeffer and Robert L. Webb


NAME

BIRTH

DEATH

INFORMATION

BEINE, Ruth Augusta (Mastick) 1846 1875 Moved to Lena Burial Park August 22, 1929, buried in Block 6, Lot 9, beside her husband
CHADDOCK, Lafayette A. (Elder) 1825 05 Aug 1900  
CHADDOCK, Rebecca (Kelley) 12 Sep 1823 29 Jun 1915  
GERE Florence Irene (Howard) 07 Oct 1848 12 May 1871 stone at Holly Grove
GHOLSON, Francis Ely 10 Sep 1856 15 Jun 1878  
HOWARD, Malinda R. (Kelley) 13 Jun 1825 14 Nov 1909 Stone moved to Lena Park
HOWARD, Martin Sr. 1791 1867 Stone moved to Lena Park
HOWARD, Murray 1806 04 Nov 1874 Source: obit
HOWARD, Oscar 01 Jan 1851 19 Aug 1852 Stone moved to Lena Park
HOWARD, Ruth (Ripley) 1796 12 Mar 1872 Stone moved to Lena Park
HOWARD, Susan (Kelley) 1807 16 Nov 1887 Source: obit
HOWARD, Ward B. 27 Jun 1822 01 Oct 1897 Stone moved to Lena Park
KELLEY, Amelia (Mott) 29 Sep 1791 1868 Stone moved to Lena Park
KELLEY, David E. 1810 12 Dec 1878 Source: obit
KELLEY, Ephraim 1789 1873 Stone moved to Lena Park
LEECE, Elizabeth 1813 01 Jan 1890 Headstone Moved to Lena Pk
LOOMIS, Antionette (Kelley) 01 Jan 1846 10 Mar 1916 Moved to Lena Burial Park September 16, 1916
LOOMIS, Harvey 29 Apr 1816 18 Nov 1881 Moved to Lena Burial Park September 16, 1916
McELWAIN, Chloe Elizabeth (Bennett) 25 Jun 1787 05 Oct 1875 Moved to Lena Burial Park September 16, 1916
McELWAIN, Justin      
PERRY, Polly (Howard) 16 Sep 1812 05 Sep 1878 Source: obit - Moved to Lena Burial Park
PERRY, Raymond 1795 23 Feb 1875 Headstone moved to Lena Park
SMITH, Henry (Elder) 1795 20 Jul 1875 Possibly buried here
SMITH, Leah 1805 23 Jul 1890 Funeral service held August 17th at the Old Stone Death does not match with funeral notice.
SWIEVEL, John W. 07 Dec 1878 16 Jun 1896 Grave moved to Lena Park


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