Cemetery located in N.W. 1/4 of N.E 1/4 of Section 20 in T.25N. R.2E 2nd IN. p.m.
is less than 1/2 mile W. of the center of
F.O. Hockenbeamer & Miss Bessie Poundstone, members of the
Valley Memorial Association
the fieldwork for this report in 1942
but the fieldwork has not been checked because of the great distance of
cemetery from the city of Logansport, the large size of the cemetery
fact that war had just been declared on Germany & Japan.
Cemetery has been used for burials as early as 1845 when many of the
Indian Tribe still inhabited this vicinity but the owner of the land,
late), Benjamin Hoover didn’t formally transfer the Title of
the land for the
cemetery to Deer
until after the close of the Civil War opening it for use as a
Jr. wrote “Caution that one of the field workers in her quest
to supply birth
dates may have resorted to subtraction which may lead to errors in the
dates. The L’Anguille Valley Memorial Association
doesn’t encourage this as
it may lead to erroneous dates. Example: Memorial stone may state 86
mos. but the actual date may have been 86y-10m-29d. This would leave
as occuring in a different calendar year.
late local historian, J.Z. Powell says that “Enoch
Brumbaugh” was buried in
this cemetery after he was murdered by Amos (Amer) & William
(Bill) Green in
Jul 1885. Presume his grave is now unmarked by a decipherable monument.
B.D. Zeck & Artemas Smith-monument w/o name or dates
to Jenney Cripe-undecipherable marker.
Samuel Walker: 46th
James : 128
(historian, J.Z.P. says "d. Aug.20, 1862)
J.Z. Powell says “aged 24 yrs. in d in MO near
Ephriam M. : d:1/22/1880 aged 36." Per J.Z.P. historian
Not found in Civil War database)
Elihu : 1844- 03/09/1865
per grave marker 46
Note : J.Z.
Powell says d. 04/09/1865
Jacob: 1823 - 04/05/1895
Civil War database
See, William: d: 04/09/1865 Lexington, KY Union Volunteer in the 46h Reg., Ind. Vol. Inf. , Co .B. a division organized at Logansport, IN & mustered in 11-Dec-1861.
Daniel: 12/25/1842 -
Powell says , “ He was killed on the railroad”
A-M | N-Z
This L’Anguille Valley Report and data were input by Pat Fiscal for the Cass County INGenWeb Project.
This database reflects burials prior to the fieldwork completed in 1942. A few later death dates were added from research by Debby. Documented additions are welcome and may be sent to Debby.
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Uploaded 9 March 2007