Butcher Cemetery
Russell Township
Section 31
39 47 08N Latitude; 87 00 23W Longitude
This cemetery is on private property. Obtain permission from property owner before visiting this cemetery.
Go north of Portland Mills to Co Rd 150N, which is the Portland Mills Cemetery road in Parke Township. Go a little bit north of the Portland Mills Cemetery to the next road to the east, which is also marked as 850N in Putnam County. Go east about one mile to the Parke/Putnam County line. Continue east about mile then go north through a pasture along a lane. Cemetery is about 200 yards north of the road on a hill. Be sure to take your GPS devise or you will not be able to find this cemetery.
Condition: Good
Property owner cleaned and reset the stones several years ago.
* = computed birth
Birth Death Age
Surname First Name Other inscriptions M D Y M D Y Y M D
BUTCHER William C.     Mar 3 1799 Feb 2 1858 58 10 29
BUTCHER Sarah w/o William C.   July 4 1798 May 28 1843 44 10 24
BUTCHER Infant s/o Wm C. & S.   Oct 1842 Oct 1842