County Home Cemetery, Carlinville Township - Macoupin County IL



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County Home Cemetery
(Pauper Cemetery)
Macoupin County Illinois
Carlinville Township
E1/2 NW1/4 SE1/4 Section 16
39.310632
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WPA

The fenced cemetery is about 160 ft by 80 ft. There are only two stones in the cemetery. The WPA report reads that there are 325 graves in the cemetery. There are two ponds west and south of the cemetery. The approach to the cemetery is through the Macoupin County fairgrounds, skirting the north side of the fairgrounds race track then to the far east end turn north.

Names from Macoupin County Genealogical Society Publication Searcher

Name Birth Death Other or Notes Veteran? Donated By Obit?
Anderson, Jacob
 
Apr 13, 1893
 
 
 
 
Armstrong, Hy
 
Dec 31, 1908
 
 
 
 
Barrow, F. S.
 
Mar 14, 1907
 
 
 
 
Beor, Albert
 
Feb 4, 1907
 
 
 
 
Boyd, David
 
Aug 18, 1929
 
 
 
 
Brayford, Oliver
 
Jan 21, 1929
 
 
 
 
Bridges, Joseph E.
Aug 16, 1909
Mar 19, 1933
23 yrs, 6mos, 23das
Private, Peace Time
Killed in an automobile accident
from WPA report
Yes
GF
 
Canibers, Jessie
 
Nov 23, 1893
 
 
 
 
Carruthers, Bill
 
Dec 14, 1910
 
 
 
 
Clapeworthy, Pauper
 
1902
 
 
 
 
Clark, Joe
 
Jan 16, 1911
 
 
 
 
Clevenger,
 
 
 
 
 
 
Clevenger,
 
 
 
 
 
 
Coatis, James
 
Oct 27, 1892
 
 
 
 
Corsey, Martha
 
Aug 18, 1905
 
 
 
 
Costa, Antone
 
Feb 23, 1934
 
 
 
 
Colwell, Selia (Black)
 
Aug 19, 1890
 
 
 
 
Colwell, Mrs.
 
Feb 2, 1893
 
 
 
 
Colwell, Child
 
Oct 25, 1889
 
 
 
 
Costa, Antone
 
Feb 23, 1934
 
 
 
 
Davis,
 
Nov 2, 1929
 
 
 
 
Dinnins, Hy
 
Sep 17, 1906
 
 
 
 
Dorsey, Martha
 
Aug 18, 1905
 
 
 
 
Eller, Hy
 
Feb 21, 1906
 
 
 
 
Fernolia, James
 
Feb 23, 1911
 
 
 
 
Foley, Bessie
 
Feb 12, 1902
 
 
 
 
Geglitz, Miss
 
Nov 8, 1889
 
 
 
 
Geglitz, Child
 
Oct 13, 1889
 
 
 
 
Goodman, Dan
 
Mar 14, 1894
 
 
 
 
Hart, Frank
 
May 25, 1923
 
 
 
 
Hennig, Chas
 
Apr 28, 1889
 
 
 
 
Hoben, Catherine
 
Aug 28, 1904
 
 
 
 
Hosie, Dr.
 
May 13, 1891
 
 
 
 
Hottap, Loring
 
Mar 11, 1893
 
 
 
 
Howard, Mrs.
 
July 13,
 
 
 
 
Jones, Kale
 
Mar 22, 1932
 
 
 
 
Klein, Mary
 
Jan 8, 1914
 
 
 
 
Mayberry, Infant
 
Jul 5, 1894
 
 
 
 
Mayberry, Infant
 
Nov 18, 1894
 
 
 
 
Mitchell,
 
1895
 
 
 
 
Natrual, Wm.
 
Mar 22, 1939
 
 
 
 
New, Child
 
Feb 13, 1892
 
 
 
 
Nichols, Margaret L.
36 yrs
Aug 20, 1853
w/o Bird M.
 
 GF
 
Nieto, Jesus
 
Sep 4, 1923
 
 
 
 
Nixon, Brian
 
 
 
 
 
 
Orr, Henry
 
Feb 23, 1919
 
 
 
 
Papejay, V. A.
 
Jul 9, 1922
 
 
 
 
3 Paupers
 
1889
 
 
 
 
3 Pauper
 
1890
 
 
 
 
1 Pauper
 
1891
 
 
 
 
Peters, Child
 
May 2, 1889
 
 
 
 
Peters, Child
 
Apr 18, 1889
 
 
 
 
Pike, Lincoln
 
Nov 27, 1890
 
 
 
 
Raggokosty,
 
Mar 19, 1930
 
 
 
 
Ray, James
 
Jul 14, 1892
 
 
 
 
Rhodes, Jessie
 
Apr 24, 1928
 
 
 
 
Robinson, John
 
Aug 15, 1906
 
 
 
 
Rose, Mrs.
 
Apr 6, 1890
 
 
 
 
Sauders, George
 
Jul 9, 1922
 
 
 
 
Sauerwine,
 
Jul 15, 1892
 
 
 
 
Smith, Sam
 
Apr 9, 1889
 
 
 
 
Stephens, Wm.
 
Nov 17, 1906
 
 
 
 
Voyles, J. N.
 
Dec, 1909
 
 
 
 
Unknown
 
Nov 30, 1909
 
 
 
 
Unknown male
 
Jun 26, 194
 
 
 
 
Unknown
 
May 18, 193
 
 
 
 
Wallace, H.
 
Mar 26, 1894
 
 
 
 
Weire, Wm.
 
Dec 4, 1908
 
 
 
 
Wells, Jesse
 
Mar 28, 1894
 
 
 
 
Wittico, Chas
 
Aug 10, 1890
 
 
 
 
Woodward, Russell
 
Apr 28, 1894
 
 
 
 
Young, Catherine
 
May 20, 1879
From WPA She was listed as the first burial or at least the first recorded burial at the County Home Cemetery.
 

 
Youst, Sarah
 
Oct 29, 1920
 
 
 
 



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