Indian Creek Cemetery, Union County Oregon

In SW 1/4 of NE 1/4 of Section 36, T. l N., R.39 E; from its junction with Oregon Highway 82 at point 1.7 miles S of Elgin, follow Indian Creek Road 2.5 miles to bridge; take left hand road at fork just east of bridge, proceed NE for .8 mile; cemetery is .25 mile NW of road, across field. (Checked Fall 1972)

Marked graves, beginning at west side of cemetery and proceeding eastward:

1. LAND, Henry (?); d 27 Jan 1883; aged 42 years
6. STEVENSON, Addie; daughter of M.A. and M. STEVENSON; d 15 Jun 1883; aged 14 years, 5 months, 9 days
7. HUFFMAN, Marilda A.; wife of S.H. HUFFMAN; b 13 Mar 1862; d 4 Apr 1889
8. WEAVER, Joshua; d 9 Nov 1887; aged, 76 years, 5 months, 16 days
9. WEAVER, Catherine; wife of Joshua WEAVER; b 5 May 1811; d 19 Dec 1891
10. SMITH, John M.; son of W.H. and C.A. SMITH; b I Jun 1870; d 7 Mar 1889

Other persons said to be buried here whose graves are no longer marked:

JOHNSON, J.R.; b 28 Oct 1834
JOHNSON, Josephine; wife of J.R.; b 23 Feb 1832
JOHNSON, Charles H.; b 22 Mar 1860; d 1 Mar 1890
JOHNSON, Addie M.; b 13 Mar 1862; d 6 Apr 1889
JOHNSON, Mary E.; b 28 Jan 1866; d 3 Feb 1884
JOHNSON, Bella F.-, b 27 Feb 1868; d 1 May 1885
JOHNSON, Nancy F.; b 22 Feb 1870; d I Dec 1884
JOHNSON, Emma E.; b 2 Dec 1875; d 23 Nov 1883
HUFFMAN, Caleb
LONG, Mary Sturgill Cummins (last person buried in this cemetery)

No. 2 through 5: Temporary markers as placed by funeral directors, none legible; probably replaced original wooden markers
Supplementary information supplied by Perry G. Witherspoon and Mrs. Floyd Galloway



MLA Source Citation:

AccessGenealogy.com. Cemetery Collection. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 21 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/oregon/indian-creek-cemetery.htm - Last updated on Oct 29th, 2012


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