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Russell Cemetery
Wayne County, Keith Township, IL



Walked and Transcribed by Mrs. Irene Brookshire of Moweaqua, Illinois, May 1969


Transcribed here by K. Torp

Russell Cemetery is located in Section 30 of Keith Township, Wayne County, IL, southeast of Xenia.
This record is complete only to May, 1969


M.E., wife of J. Smothers - d. Mar. 30, 1882, aged 43 yrs
Malisia J., dau of J & M. Smothers - d. Apr. 18 1875, aged 11 yrs.

William, son of _ Casey - d. 1868, aged 9 das.

William E. son of C. & U.J. Elliott - d 1858; aged 5 mos.

N (or M)illey, dau of G.W. & N.L. Speagle - b & d Aug. 1875

Two Speagle infants

Eliza ___ , wife of Eli Speagle - d. 1858
Eli Speagle d. 1877
Mary Speagle 1809-1891
P.D. Speagle - d. Mar. 1882; aged 43 yrs.; Co. I 48 Reg Ill. Vol Inf.

James? Porter (very old stone-can't read)

Rosanah, wife of J.H. Porter - 1844-1920

Joseph Chatburn - d. Dec 1883, aged 47 yrs
Children of Joseph & B. Chatburn: Arvel, d. 1872; Artha, d. 1874; John W., d. 188?

Bertie F. Copelin, son of R.B. & E.E. Copelin; d. 1901, age 21 yrs

Emily E. Copelin, wife of B.B.; d. 1899, aged 41 yrs

Rev. W.T. Farmer 1855-1908

Sarah J. Farmer - 1853-1933

Jessie A. Farmer - 1889-1921

Children of W.T. & S.J. Farmer:
Rebecca J., d. 1882, aged 2 yr
Abner, d. 1881, aged 1 yr

William Millner Farmer - 1877-1942

Wilkins, Carline - d. Apr 1875; aged 42 yrs
Wilkins, Abner - d. June 1882, aged 65 yrs

Jacob, consort of J.A. Phillips - d. Oct 21, 1859, aged 39 yrs

Commodore R., son of J. & J.A. Phillips - b. Mar 1840 - (sunken in ground, can't read death date)

John W. - son of J. & J.A. Phillips. -- b. Oct 1843

William C., son of Wm. R. & A. Jones - 1856-1859

America, wife of Joseph cooper - Nov. 1806-Feb 14 1864

Joseph G. Cooper - Feb 8 1830 - Mar 12, 1866

Rachel Cooper - Jan 1849 - Feb 1872

Joseph Cooper - Aug 1804-Sept 1880

William, son of E. & A. Swango - 1865-1868

Min, wife of J. Brown? - 1890? (hard to read)

Nancy J., dau of D.G. & Genell Farmer - d. June 1940

A small metal stake holds a card completely faded out.

Vince Davis - 1873-1935
Nora Davis - 1876-19__

John L. Carrell - 1865-1936
Clara M. - 1873-1961

Curt W. Carrell - 1888-1965
Cassie G. Carrell - 1896 - __

Dau. of Curtis & Cassie Carrell - Feb-Mar 1919

Gladys W. Carrell - 1896-1919

Lulu V. Carrell - 1891-1956

Joseph S. King - 1849-1924; co. L. 48th ILL Inf
Louisa J. King - 1858-1894

Franklin H. King - Aug - Oct 1886

James F. Farmer - 1858-1907

Susan A., wife of Wm. M. Farmer - 1832-1909

Wilma King -- 1906-1916

William J. King - 1908-1910

Janie King -- 1910-1911

Emma King Williams -- 1887-1955; "Mother"

Albert N.T., King -- 1886-1954; Ill. PFC Medical Dept. W.W. I

Curtis Jones -- 1894 - Oct. 21, 1918; Co. M. 312 Inf.

G.W. Jones - 1863-1908

Carrie Griffith -- 1871-1950

Infant of G.W. & Carrie Jones

Sarah E., dau of G.W. & C. Jones -- 1896-1910

Lyle E. Jones 1933-1935

George W., son of H. & S.S. Tadlock -- d. Aug. 26, 1867; aged 13 das.

Sarah S. Tadlock (wife of Hardin) -- 1824 - Jan 26, 1879

Hardin Tadlock -- Aug. 18, 1818 ~ Jan. 22, 1890

About three unmarked graves here, one of which is the body of:
Jeremiah Tadlock, son of H. & S. -- 1865-1906

Julia A. Tadlock -- May 12, 1843-Aug. 3, 1903

William H. Tadlock -- Apr. 10, 1860 - Nov. 11, 1912

Bert Tadlock -- 1881-1920
Minnie Tadlock -- 1882-19__
Roskle, son of B & M, Tadlock - b. & d 1904

Edward K. Tadlock -- Apr. 30, 1841-Mar. 16, 1916
Mariah A. Tadlock - Oct. 21, 1850 - July 15, 1921

Goldie Marie Smith, dau of W.H. & Ella Smith -- 1910-1929

Randolph Smith, son of W.H. & Ella -- 1897-1917

William H. Smith -- 1862-1935
Ella Smith -- 1869-1928

Karen Sue Turner -- 1959

Oliver Harrell -- 1893-1966
Daisy Harrell -- 1894-1967
Married May 3, 1914

George W. Harrell -- 1860-1954
Julia A. Harrell -- 1865-1934

Franklin Dee Harrell -- 1934 - 1935

George B. Harrell -- Sept. 4, 1910-Aug. 11, 1957

Freda B. -- Sept. 2, 1907-Aug. 14, 1957

Savannah J. Swango --"Mother" --1866-1901
John F. Swango -- 1863-1906 "Father"
John H. Swango -- 1891-1892 "Son"

Sarah G., wife of G.W. Vaughan (old, bottom broken off)

Effa M., dau of G.W. & S.G. Vaughan -- 1870-1871

Eli Vaughan -- d Aug. 1896; aged 86 yrs.
Mary M., wife -- d. 1886; aged 66 yrs.
Lucinda, dau of D.C. & E.G.Vaughan -- d. 189?; aged 16 yrs

Susan Bosely, wife of Wm. -- d. 1860?, aged 51 yrs.?

Hershel F. Bosely, son of Wm. &
S.A. Bosely -- d. 1898; aged 16 yrs.

Delmar Tadlock -- 1873-1949
Emma Tadlock -- 1874-1931

Gladys M. Bottorff -- 1916-1919
Martha E Bottorff -- 1877-1942
Martin Bottorff -- 1881-1964

Gertie Bosely -- 1895-19--
Rev. Lloyd H Bosely -- 1892-1952

Malinda C. Bosely 1856-1938
Rev. Elisha Bosely -- 1854-1944

Alta Cornwall 1876-19--
Ross Cornwall - 1875-1962

Nora M. Cornwall -- 1873-1960
Warren A Cornwall -- 1872-1928
Son -- d 1901; aged 8 yr. 5 m.

Ruth Edna Cornwall-Leonard -- 1908-1946

Chester Speagle -- 1915-1962

Infant dau of Earl & Orpha Herriman -- 1915

Baby Dau - Opal C. Herriman -- 1901-1903

Mildred A. Vaughan -- 1849-1926
John W. Vaughan -- 1847-1931

Stella Turner -- 1878-19--
Harry Turner -- 1876-1959
Ella Turner, inf dau - 1906
inf. son Turner - 1908
son of Stella & H. Turner - 1930

Mary McGrew -- 1879-19__
Oscar McGrew -- 1879-1962

Oran T.? Farmer -- 1911-1927

Oran F.? Farmer -- 1911-1927
Thomas F. Farmer -- 1883-19
Ruth Farmer -- 1881-19_

Vaughan Sisters
Sarah R. Vaughn 1863-1927
Mary Alice Fry 1879-1894

Luella Speagle 1884-1960

Moses F. Speagle -- d 1952; aged 76 yr

Verna Speagle (dau) 1904-1912

Alta Mae Griffith -- 1902-1929
Austin Griffith -- 1896-19_

Mary Ann Fry -- 1836-1893
William Fry -- 1827-1909
Louisa Fry -- 1830-1866

Two metal markers, print faded out. Also a concrete enclosure.

(Metal marker) Baby Richard Speagle

Lester Eugene Bowen -- 1929-1930

D. C. Vaughan -- Jan 8, 1852 - Dec. 26, 1911
E.C. (wife) -- Oct 20, 1850-Aug. 30, 1944

Marilyn Tadlock -- Aug. 16, 1944

Lillie M Griffith -- 1899-1943
Frank Griffith -- 1898-19_

Opal O. Fatheree -- 1912- __
Wm Henry Fatheree -- 1910-1950

James Sparke 1911-1919

Thomas S Fry -- 1848-1919
Nancy E., wife -- 1854-1895
Delia, wife 1866-__

Rev. Oscar Farmer 1884-19__
Veda Farmer -- 1890-1948

Margaret Harrell -- 1909-1955

Mary A. Fry, dau of Wm. & M.A. -- 1879-1894





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