Jefferson County, Indiana
Contributed by Jackie Owen, May 2000 [email@example.com]. Total records = 5.
This graveyard used to be located on Scott's Ridge Road east of Canaan, IN. It was located on the old Mathis Farm. To my knowledge only 1 or 2 stones, if that are still there, but they are unreadable. The information that follows is taken from the DAR list of the 1940's.
- Jackie OwenMathis, Elizabeth, Feb. 14, 1879, w/o N. Age 39 yrs.
Mathis, John, s/o N. & E. (no stone remains)
Mathis, John, b. Jan. 18, 1786, d. March 27, 1862
Mathis, Lucy, b. Nov. 20, 1859, d. Oct. 5, 1877, Daug. of N. & E.
Mathis, Priscilla, b. Feb. 16, 1785, d. Sept. 22, 1835, w/o John
It is probable that James Suggan, a Revolutionary soldier is buried here. His wife Prissa was the mother of John Mathis. About 15 graves here.
Indiana Death Records
- Indiana Newspapers, Full Search (1804-1992), 150 titles - GenealogyBank.com
- Indiana Obituary Search, (1988-current) - GenealogyBank.com
- Indiana Funeral Notices - GenealogyBank.com