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Carroll County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Carroll County

Index to Locations

  • Cutler Ball Hill Cemetery
  • Delphi Odd Fellows Cemetery
  • Flora Maple Lawn Cemetery
  • Madison Township Zion Cemetery

    Ball Hill Cemetery
    Cutler, Carroll County, Indiana
    Politicians buried here:
      Cary Dayton Landis (1873-1938) — also known as Cary D. Landis — of DeLand, Volusia County, Fla. Born in Claypool, Kosciusko County, Ind., May 10, 1873. Democrat. School principal; superintendent of schools; lawyer; law professor; Florida state attorney general, 1931-36; appointed 1931. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Kiwanis. Died May 10, 1938 (age 65 years, 0 days). Interment at Ball Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of David L. Landis (1845-1901) and Elizabeth (Ulrey) Landis (1852-1909); married, September 4, 1895, to Margaret Weaver (1869-1964); fourth cousin once removed of Walter Kumler Landis, Charles Beary Landis, Kenesaw Mountain Landis and Frederick Daniel Landis (1872-1934).
      Political family: Landis family of Logansport, Indiana.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Odd Fellows Cemetery
    Delphi, Carroll County, Indiana
    Politicians buried here:
      Hiram Allen (d. 1859) — of Indiana. Delegate to Indiana state constitutional convention, 1850-51. Died June 17, 1859. Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery.

    Maple Lawn Cemetery
    SR 18
    Flora, Carroll County, Indiana
    Politicians buried here:
      Claude Raymond Wickard (1893-1967) — also known as Claude R. Wickard — of Camden, Carroll County, Ind. Born in Carroll County, Ind., February 28, 1893. Democrat. Member of Indiana state senate, 1932-33; U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, 1940-45; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1956, 1964; candidate for U.S. Senator from Indiana, 1956. Brethren. Member, Farm Bureau; Grange; Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Killed in an automobile accident in Delphi, Carroll County, Ind., April 29, 1967 (age 74 years, 60 days). Interment at Maple Lawn Cemetery.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — OurCampaigns candidate detail

    Zion Cemetery
    Madison Township, Carroll County, Indiana
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Hanna (1772-1849) — of Franklin County, Ind. Born in Laurens County, S.C., October 16, 1772. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1820-21. Died in Carroll County, Ind., November 26, 1849 (age 77 years, 41 days). Interment at Zion Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Robert Hanna and David Graem Hanna; father of Albert G. Hanna (1807-1879); uncle of James McLean Hanna.
      Political family: Hanna family of Indiana.

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