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Greene County
Indiana

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Greene County

Index to Locations

  • Bloomfield Grandview Cemetery
  • Linton Fairview Cemetery
  • Linton Humphreys Cemetery
  • Midland Lebanon Cemetery
  • Newberry Newberry Cemetery


    Grandview Cemetery
    Bloomfield, Greene County, Indiana
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles E. Henderson (1871-1939) — of Bloomfield, Greene County, Ind. Born in St. Paul, Decatur County, Ind., January 31, 1871. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1897; circuit judge in Indiana, 1906-12; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Elks; Modern Woodmen; Knights of Pythias. Died in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., March 18, 1939 (age 68 years, 46 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Harvey Lycurgus Doney (1859-1943) — also known as Harvey L. Doney — of Bloomfield, Greene County, Ind. Born in Taylor Township, Greene County, Ind., April 16, 1859. Republican. Greene County Auditor, 1895-1902; coal mining business; chair of Greene County Republican Party, 1905. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows. Died October 19, 1943 (age 84 years, 186 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Harvey Doney (1811-1888) and Eliza (Howell) Doney (1819-1905).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      James Mordecai Hudson (1876-1950) — also known as James M. Hudson — of Bloomfield, Greene County, Ind. Born in Center Township, Greene County, Ind., April 17, 1876. Democrat. School teacher and principal; lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Redmen. Died, in Freeman Greene County Hospital, Linton, Greene County, Ind., November 11, 1950 (age 74 years, 208 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Hudson and Amanda (Hatfield) Hudson.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Fairview Cemetery
    Linton, Greene County, Indiana
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Gerald Wayne Landis (1895-1971) — also known as Gerald W. Landis — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Born in Bloomfield, Greene County, Ind., February 23, 1895. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school teacher; U.S. Representative from Indiana 7th District, 1939-49; defeated, 1948; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1944. Disciples of Christ. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; Delta Upsilon; Freemasons; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Moose. Died in Linton, Greene County, Ind., September 6, 1971 (age 76 years, 195 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Dowell Landis and Netta Criss (Oliphant) Landis; married, January 2, 1926, to Vera Helen Wilson (1902-1973).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Job Freeman (1844-1919) — of Vincennes, Knox County, Ind.; Linton, Greene County, Ind.; Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind. Born in Henley, Staffordshire, England, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; coal mine operator; Knox County Auditor, 1887; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1900. English ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Ind., January 3, 1919 (age about 74 years). Interment at Fairview Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      David R. Scott (1870-1945) — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Born in 1870. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1912, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Died in 1945 (age about 75 years). Interment at Fairview Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Kern Grant Beasley (1903-1973) — also known as Kern Beasley — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Born July 20, 1903. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Died November 4, 1973 (age 70 years, 107 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Harriet Clark (1912-1994).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Humphreys Cemetery
    Linton, Greene County, Indiana
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Andrew Humphreys (1821-1904) — also known as Andy Humphreys — of Greene County, Ind. Born near Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., March 30, 1821. Democrat. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1849; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1864; member of Indiana state senate, 1874; U.S. Representative from Indiana 2nd District, 1876-77. Died June 14, 1904 (age 83 years, 76 days). Interment at Humphreys Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Lebanon Cemetery
    Midland, Greene County, Indiana
    Founded 1850
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Paul Philbert Fry (1892-1981) — also known as Paul Fry — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Born in Jonesville, Bartholomew County, Ind., July 18, 1892. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1948. Died October 30, 1981 (age 89 years, 104 days). Interment at Lebanon Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Lucile Marshall (1890-1944).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Newberry Cemetery
    Newberry, Greene County, Indiana
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Harvey E. Cushman (1864-1950) — also known as Harve E. Cushman — of Linton, Greene County, Ind. Born in Indiana, February, 1864. Republican. Superintendent of schools; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Died in 1950 (age about 86 years). Interment at Newberry Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, July 27, 1892, to Martha I. Killian (1870-1958).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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