Collins Cemetery
Monroe Township
Section 3
39 45 51N Latitude; 86 50 47W Longitude
This cemetery is on private property. Obtain permission from property owner before visiting this cemetery.
Directions:
Go west of Bainbridge on US 36 for about two miles. There is a big white house on the north side of the road about mile east of the intersection with Co Rd 25W, which is commonly referred to as Shortcut Road. Go north from the white house almost to the pond. There are several tombstones lying on the ground to the east of the lane, about 20 feet south of the small patch of woods and about 50 feet west of the ravine.
Condition: Poor
There are several stones laying on the ground near each other. Owner has been mowing the area, but some of the stones have been driven across and broken. Stones should be repaired and reset.
All the stones are broken and difficult to read. The dates may be different than shown here.
There may be more stones near these.
* = computed birth
Birth Death Age
Surname First Name Other inscriptions M D Y M D Y Y M D
COLLINS Charley E. s/o J. T. & J. Collins b. Jan 27, 1863?   Jan 27 1863            
LEE Carrie Bell d/o W. T & A. M. Lee d. July 2, 186? or 188?         July 2 186?      
UNKNOWN Unknown Date only stone broken         Apr 30 1863      
Footstone F. J. C. - probably a Collins                      
3 other stones with no legible markings