Hays Cemetery,
Prairieton Township, Christian County, Illinois


Cemetery Pic
Submitted & © by: Joan (Pearson) Blood

Hays Cemetery is a well kept, fenced prairie cemetery. It is no longer active.


Photographed, Transcribed, Submitted & © by: Joan (Pearson) Blood

If you know of someone buried in Hays Cemetery, or you can help identify the unknown headstones, please email me.

 

LOT NO.
LAST NAME
FIRST NAME
BIRTH
DEATH
NOTES
  Unknown 1       Next to John Plain's headstone
See photo
  Unknown 2       Next to Martha Plain's headstone
See photo
  Unknown 3       Next to Stephen Plain's headstone
See photo
  Unknown 4       Next to Stephen Plain's headstone
See photo
  Unknown 5       Next to Almira Portwood's headstone
See photo
  Unknown 6       Next to Almira Portwood's headstone
See photo
  Armstrong Henry L.   1865 Aged 56y
See photo
  Armstrong Julia A.   Dec. 29, 1870 Wife of Henry Armstrong
Aged 42y 9m 15d
See photo
  Barding George A.   May 19, 1872 Son of John D. & Sarah Barding
Aged 7y 10m 14d
See photo
  Barding John D. 1824 1896 See photo
  Barding Martha   1856 Dau. John D. & Sarah Barding
See photo
  Barding Sarah 1831 1876 See photo
  Bilyeu Elizabeth   March 11, 1858 Dau. of G. E. Bilyeu
See photo
  Bilyeu Elizabeth June 7, 1823
KY
1904 Married 1840
George M. Bilyeu
See obit
  Bilyeu George   March 18, 1895 Aged 79y 3m 6d
See photo
  Bilyeu George W.   April 16, 1874 Son of J. & N. Bilyeu
Aged 2y 8m 21d
See photo
  Bilyeu Jesse   Jan.? 8?, 1870 Son of J. & N. Bilyeu
Aged 4m 27d
See photo
  Bilyeu Josie   Aug. 20?, 1878 Son of J. H. & M. Bilyeu
Aged 25?d
See photo
  Bilyeu Laura B. ? 21, 1881 ? 17, 1895 See photo
  Bilyeu Stephen   Feb. 26?, 1883 Aged 35y 2d
See photo
  Blosser Isaac May 9, 1819 April 4, 1893 Aged 74y 26d
See photo
  Blosser Mary July 20, 1820 March 25, 1899 Aged 78y 8m 7d
See photo
  Bowman William   Feb. 12, 1881 Son of J. P. & ? Bowman
Aged 12y 21?d
See photo
  Boyer Jane   May 3, 1876 Wife of John L. Boyer
Aged 59y
See photo
  Brooks Benjamin E.   March 8, 1858 Son of J. W. & M. A. Brooks
Aged 3y 7m 1d
See photo
  Brooks Hiram   March 21?, 1869 Son of J. W. & M. A. Brooks
Aged 3d?
See photo
  Brooks Josiah W.   April 9?, 1874 Aged 66y 4m 20d
See photo
  Brooks Martha A.   July 26, 1856 Wife of Josiah Brooks
Aged 40y 3m 12d
See photo
  Catherwood Thomas R?. March 24, 1804 Nov. 26, 1875 Aged 71y 8m 2d
See photo
  Corrington Infant   1896 Infant Son of Mr. A. Corrington
See obit
  Cotterell Eva   1873 Dau. of W. & S. Cotterell
Aged 1y
  Craig Julia A.   Oct. 2, 1868 Dau. of J. S. & S. J. Craig
Aged 18y
See photo
  Curtis James T.   Aug. ?, 1854 Son of E. R. & J. A. Curtis
Aged 4y ?m 8d
See photo
  Curtis Sarah   Aug. 4, 1852 Dau. of E. R. & J. A. Curtis
Aged ?y 10m 11d
See photo
  Denney Mary J.   March 21, 1878 Wife of J. A. Denney
Aged 34y ?m ?d
See photo
  Dodd Ella (Fox) Oct. 22, 1853
Brown Co., OH
Aug. 6, 1904 Married Feb. 4, 1899
Win H. Dodd
See obit
  Dodd Evelyn (Jacobs) May 9, 1844
Sangamon Co., ILL
April 2, 1904 Married Dec. 22, 1860
Hiram Dodd
See obit
  Dodson Nancy   April? ?, 1866 Wife H. B. Dodson
Aged 36y 2m 6d
See photo
  Donaldson William W.   Dec. 28, 1897 See obit
  Gregory William   ? ?, 1856 Aged 33y
See photo
  Hayes George S.   1896 Infant Son of Mr. & Mrs. George W. Hays
Aged abt 1y
See obit
  Hays David   1886 Aged 79y
  Hays Dora E.   July 1, 1896 Dau. of Mr. & Mrs. Henry Hays
Aged 12y
See obit
  Hays Elizabeth   April 19, 1891 Aged 37y 10m
Rest in peace
See photo
  Hays Hobart   April 6, 1904 Son of Mr. & Mrs. David Sherman Hays
Aged 7y 5m 13d
See obit
  Hays Infant   1897 Infant of William Hays
See obit
  Hays Jennetta   1853 Dau. of William & Louisa Hays
Aged 2y
  Hays Maggie   April 10, 1880 Dau. of J. M. & N. A. Hays
Aged 1y
  Hays Aaron ?.   Oct. 2, 1883 Son of J. W. & S. H. Hays
Aged 1y 9m
See photo
  Hays Andrew   July 25, 1891 Aged 71y 29d
Gone But Not Forgotten
See photo
  Hays C. Sherley Oct. 20, 1896 Son of G. W. & E. Hays
Aged 11m 11d
See photo
  Hays Clara E. July 5, 1873 July 28, 1960 See photo
  Hays Clara J. 1872 1938 See photo
  Hays David   July 23, 1886 Aged 79y 6m 5d
See photo
  Hays David S. May 20, 1865 April 7, 1947 See photo
  Hays Elzira Katherine Nov. 13, 1853 July 11, 1908 Mother
Wife of Henry Hays
Gone But Not Forgotten
See photo
  Hays George W.   March 9, 1866 Son of William & Louisa Hays
Aged ?y ?m ?d
See photo
  Hays George W. T.   Sept. 14, 1873 Son of J. W. & S. H. Hays
Aged 2y 5m 22?d
See photo
  Hays Gladys Y. 1907 2002 See photo
  Hays Henry
  May 19, 1914 Co. E. 32nd ILL INF.
Civil War
G.A.R. 1861-1865 marker
See photo
  Hays Infant   1866  
  Hays Infant   Sept. 23, 1881 Son of G. W. & E. Hays
Of such is the kingdom of Heaven
  Hays Infant   Aug. 18, 1892 Infant Son of A. D. & M. I. Hays
Aged 1m 14d
See photo
  Hays Ira J.   April 10, 1889 Son of J. W. & S. H. Hays
Aged 19y 2m 24d
See photo
  Hays John G. 1910 1980 See photo
  Hays John L. 1866 1944 See photo
  Hays John W. Sept. 7, 1837 Nov. 29, 1912 Note by Hazel J.
Per his Will and probate, his death date is actually, Oct. 25, 1912

See photo
  Hays Maggie   April 10, 1880 Dau. of J. M. & N. A. Hays
Aged 1?y 5m 9d
See photo
  Hays Mary E.   Feb. 14, 1893 Aged 20y 6m 17d
See photo
  Hays Mary F.   Oct. 11, 1907 His Wife
Wife of William S. Hays
Aged 58y 7m 11d
See photo
  Hays Nancy   May 10, 1854 Dau. of William & Mary Hays
Aged 18y 21d
See photo
  Hays Nancy   Aug. 21, 1900 Wife of David Hays
Aged 99y 4m 20d
See photo
  Hays Nancy E.   July 16, 1882 Dau. of J. W. & S. H. Hays
Aged 9y 1m 16?d
See photo
  Hays Orie M.   June 19, 1890 Dau. of G. W. & E. Hays
Aged 2y 5m 4d
See photo
  Hays Robert L.   April 6, 1904 Son of David S. & Clara E. Hays
Aged 7y 5m 14d
See photo
  Hays Ruth Ann ? ?, 1836? June 17, 1873 See photo
  Hays Sarah A.   July 26, 1901 Wife of A. Hays
Aged 80y 8m 4d
See photo
  Hays Schuyler L.   July 20, 1888 Son of G. W. & E. Hays
Aged 2y 16d
See photo
  Hays Susannah H. March 30, 1841 Jan. 26, 1914 His Wife
Wife of John W. Hays
See photo
  Hays William   Oct. 18, 1874 Aged 72y 5m 7d
See photo
  Hays William S.   March 30, 1888 Aged 30y
See photo
  Jacobs Charles C.   ? ?, 1867 Infant Son of G. A. & N. J. Jacobs
See photo
  Jacobs Daniel W.   ? 7, 1879 Aged ?y ?m ?d
See photo
  Jacobs Freddie   ? ?, 1877 Aged 1m 2d
See photo
  Jacobs George A. Feb. 24, 1816 [1815] Dec. 22, 1891 [1901] See photo
  Jacobs George A. 1854 1936 See photo
  Jacobs Jennie 1860 1938 See photo
  Jacobs John W.   Sept. 5, 1853 Son of G. A. & N. J.
Aged ???
See photo
  Jacobs Lewis M.   July 25, 1876 Son
Aged 1y 1m 21d
See photo
  Jacobs Lillie Rosetta   April 19, 1882 Dau. of G. A. & S. J. Jacobs
Aged 3y 1m 3d
See photo
  Jacobs Louisa   March 20, 1889 Wife of R. I. Jacobs
Aged 32y 3m 5d
See photo
  Jacobs Nancy J. 1830 Oct. 10, 1881 Wife of G. A. Jacobs
Aged 51y 24d
See photo
  Jacobs R. I.   Oct. 15, 1890 Aged 35y 12d
See photo
  Jacobs Rebecca F. May 9, 1849 Nov. 3, 1900 At Rest
Wife of Samuel J. Jacobs
See photo
  Jacobs Samuel J. Dec. 22, 1845 July 20, 1917 At Rest
See photo
  Jacobs Sarah   May 22, 1884 Wife of George A. Jacobs
Aged 25y 8m 20d
See photo
  King Hattie V.   Feb. 3, 1872 Dau. of J. M. & P. J. King
Aged 5y 10m 18d
See photo
  King Mattie   Dec. 3, 1870 Dau. of J. B. & P. J. King
Aged 2y
See photo
  King William T.   Jan. 19, 1858 Son of J. M. & P. J. King
Aged 9y
See photo
  Kitchen Sarah (Hicks) June 12, 1797 July 4, 1889 Dau. of Zachariah Hicks
Married 1814
John Kitchen
Aged 92y 22d
See obit
  Kitchens Zachariah   1899 Aged 79y
See obit
  Moss Earl   Aug. 23, 1887 Son of W. H. & N?. A. Moss
Aged ???
See photo
  Martin Nancy C.   1870 Wife of G. T. Martin
Aged 18y
  Plain John Dec. 7, 1821 Nov. 8, 1900 He ??? long on earth
And found a home in Heaven.
See photo
  Plain Martha   Oct. 17, 1856 Dau. of John & Mary A. Plain
Aged 1y 7m 7d
See photo
  Plain Mary A.   ? ?, 1860 Wife of John Plain
See photo
  Plain Sarah E.   ? ?, 1861 Infant Dau. of John & Mary A. Plain
  Plain Stephen   Oct. 30, 1854 Son of John & Mary A. Plain
Aged 1y
See photo
  Portwood Alma J.   Dec. 2, 1887 Dau. of Henry S. Portwood
Aged 16y 5m 21d
Gone But Not Forgotten.
See photo
See photo
  Portwood Almira E. [Elmira]   March 22, 1883 Wife of Henry S. Portwood
Aged 28y 6m 7d
Gone But Not Forgotten.
See photo
See photo
  Portwood Armilda J.   Dec. 5, 1877 Wife of Henry S. Portwood
Aged 29y 3m 16d
Gone But Not Forgotten.
See photo
See photo
  Portwood Cecil W. 1913 1935 See photo
  Portwood Henry E.   Nov. 26, 1882 Son of Henry S. & Almira E. Portwood
Aged 2m 13d
Gone But Not Forgotten.
See photo
See photo
  Portwood Henry S.
  Sept. 10, 1905 Civil War
Aged 57y 9m 29d
Gone But Not Forgotten.
See photo
  Portwood Lucinda   Nov. 9, 1879 Wife of G. W. Portwood
  Portwood Myrtle   1896 Dau. of Mr. & Mrs. P. R. Portwood
Aged 9y
See obit
  Portwood Sarah I.   May 13, 1890 Dau. of H. S. & Almira Portwood
Aged 21y
Gone But Not Forgotten.
See photo
See photo
  Prescott Ezekiel E.   Sept. 15, 1857 Son of E. M. Prescott
Aged ???
See photo
  Prescott George L.   Oct. 24, 1854 Son of E. M. Prescott
Aged 2m 1d
See photo
  Prescott William W.   Nov.? 2, 1855 Son of E. M. Prescott
Aged 1m
See photo
  Radford Thomas J. March 17, 1901 July 29, 1901 Son of Harvey & Emma Radford
See photo
  Reatherford Charley D.
June 14, 1895 Oct. 2, 1948 Illinois PVT Casual DET.
WWI
See photo
  Reatherford Henry Oct. 15, 1869 Feb. 6, 1938 See photo
  Reatherford Martin V.
  June 6, 1909 Co. E 30 ILL. INF.
Civil War
See photo
  Reatherford Mary March 31, 1875 July 26, 1980 See photo
  Reinhart William   1897 Aged abt 45y
See obit
  Robison Joseph   Feb. 18, 1881 Son of G. A. & Mary Robison
Aged 7m 13d
See photo
  Robison Mary   ? ?, 1886 Wife of G. A. Robison
Aged 27y
  Robison Stella   ? ?, 1894 Infant
See photo
  Royer Jane   ? ?, 1876 Wife of John Royer
Aged 59y
  Rudow Gwendolyn I. 1914 1961 See photo
  Rudow Walter E. 1913 1990 See photo
  Salmon Mary R.   June 14, 1875 Dau. of J. & N. E. Salmon
Aged 1y 1m 15d
See photo
  Schroat David N. 1853 1932 See photo
  Schroat Mary A. 1861 1933 See photo
  Schroat Ray W. 1901 19__ See photo
  Scroggins William, Mrs.   1887 Aged 27y
See obit
  Spangler John J. 1881 1968 See photo
  Standage George   May ?, 1876 Son of W. W. & Ruth A. Standage
Aged 6m 12?d
See photo
  Standage Martha   May 21, 1874 Aged 36y 1m 25d
See photo
  Stanley Sarah E. Sept. 22, 1850
KY
Aug. 9, 1895 Wife of Charles Stanley
Aged 45y
See obit
  Stanley Walter A.   1891 Son of Charles & Sarah E. Stanley
Aged 1y 9m
See obit
  Stiner Infant   Jan. 13, 1895 Infant Dau. of G. & N. M. Stiner
Aged 8 Weeks
See photo
  Taylor George W.   July 26, 1875 Aged 55y 1m 13d
See photo
  Taylor Lucinda   June 19, 1874 Wife of G. W. Taylor
Aged 52y 7m 1d
See photo
  Travis William   Jan. 14, 1862 Aged 22d?
See photo
  Warsham ???   May 16, 1853 Son of M. R. & ?. Warsham
Aged 1m
See photo
  Watkins Nancy E.     Infant Dau. of Mr. & Mrs. Frank Watkins
Aged 4y 8m 5d
See obit
  Woolen Infant   1889 Infant Son of Samuel Woolen
Aged 3w
See obit
  Workman Abe "Uncle Abe"   1897 Aged 70y
See obit
  Workman Adaline   Nov. 3, 1884 Wife of J. A. Workman
Aged 39y 9m 15d
See photo
  Workman Annie   March 4, 1891 Dau. of Mr. & Mrs. James B. Workman
Aged abt 7y
See obit
  Workman Effy D.   1862 Wife of Stephen Workman
Aged 70y
  Workman Ettie Oct. 7, 1858 Feb. 19, 1887 Not Lost Blessed Thought,
But Gone Before,
Where We Shall Meet
To Part No More.
See photo
  Workman Infant   Jan. 14, 1881 Infant ? of W. S. & E. T. Workman
See photo
  Workman Infant   Oct. 26, 1889 Infant Dau. of David Workman
Aged 2y
See obit
  Workman J. A.   Jan. 17, 1887 Aged 70y
See photo
  Workman Samuel   1907 See obit
  Workman Samuel, Mrs.   Nov. 24, 1896 See obit
  Workman Sara H.   1880 Infant Dau. of L. C. & M. E. Workman
  Workman Stephen   April 30, 1868 Aged 66y
See photo
  Worsham Albert 1867 1906 See photo
  Worsham Henriette 1854   Wife
  Worsham I. M.   Aug 5, 1854 Son of M. R. & J. Worsham
Aged 3y 20d
See photo
  Worsham Jennetta   April 15, 1854 Wife of M. R. Worsham
Aged 18y 8m 21
See photo
  Worsham Leo 1897 1901 See photo
See photo
  Worsham Martha J. 1868 1910 His Wife
Wife of Albert Worsham
See photo
  Worsham Thomas R. 1892 1893 See photo
See photo
  Worsham W. H.   March 6, 1853 Son of M. R. & J. Worsham

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