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Smith Cemetery
(AKA Union Cemetery)
Plain Township,
Franklin County, Ohio

Smith (Union) Cemetery, Plain Township, Franklin County, OH

Gravestone Photographs

Smith (Union) Cemetery is located on the southeast corner of Walnut Street and Lee Road in northwestern Plain Township, and is well maintained by the township trustees.  The earliest stone that we located was that of Jacob Crist who died on November 12, 1825, age just 7 months and 8 days.  The most recent inscription was that of Wesley R. Kemper who died in 1999. This is a complete photographic inventory of this cemetery as of 1 October 2005.

GPS Coordinates:
DEC - Latitude = 40.1145077 Longitude = -82.8548997
DMS - Latitude = 400652N Longitude = 0825118W
MAP

Aerial Photo of Cemetery,
Spring 2004

Headstones:| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | Unknown | HOME

(Click on the underlined name to view the photograph)

  • Banner, Jesse M., July 9, 1872-July 12, 1948 and Blanche H., Jan 5, 1882-June 14, 1972
  • Baughman, Catharine, died March 14, 1889, aged 70y 10m 4d and Levi, died Feb 12, 1895, aged 71y 1m 6d (Whole stone)
  • Beever, Margarett, died July 14, 1892, aged 89y 6m (Whole stone)
  • Blanchiel, Case, 1885
  • Breitwieser
    • Anna C., wife of Valentine, died Aug 27, 1897, aged 83y 6m 3d and, on same stone, Valentine John V., died Feb 21, 1888, aged 90y 2m (Whole stone)
    • Dorothy, wife of John, died Nov 20, 1876, aged 78y 1m 22d and, on same stone, John, Dec 25, 1787-Mar 1, 1878, age 90
  • Browning
    • Nancy J., wife of I S, died Feb 25, 1876, aged 24 years
    • Infant, son of I S & N J, died 2 Aug 1875
  • Brunner, Johannes, Geboren den 4 April 1813, in den Stadtgeniemde Cander, Bezirk samt Lorach Grossherm, cbum Baden, Gestorben, den 2 Juli 1857, Alter 45 Jahren, 2 m u. 28 Tagen (High Resolution)
  • Burton
  • Chantler, Warren W., 1902-1971 and Stella, 1912-1995
  • Clark
  • Click
  • Closson
  • Crist (See also Krist)
  • Cramer, Matilda, died Nov 18, 1890, aged 78y 5m 6d, and ???, dau of S & P C, died Jan 22, 1893, aged 9y 9m 11d (both stones)
    • Note: The given name on the top of the child's stone was too worn to read.
  • Cross
    • Basil, 1848-1918 and Christena, 1854-[4 Nov 1926]
    • Benjamin, died Dec 29, 1870, aged 62y 2m 14d and, on same stone, Ruth, wife of B, died Oct 20, 1889, aged 70y 1m 2d (Whole stone)
    • James B., [probably] son of Benjamin & Ruth Cross, died March 17 [rest illegible] (Whole stone)
    • Son of [B] & R Cross, died ??? age 5y 5m 33d
    • John, son of Benjamin & Ruth, died Nov 20, 1849, aged 2 yrs & 11 ms
    • Illegible, son of Benjamin & Ruth Cross, [says born] July 31, 1843, aged 2 yrs & 30 days
  • Dague, Mary, wife of Andrew, died Jan 3, 1871, aged 78y 7m 2d
  • Dix, James, Feb 1, 1823-Sept 19, 1914 and Sophia, Apr 17, 1832-June 30, 1909
  • Friece, David E., Dec 17, 1917-July 19, 1979 and Mary L., Mar 20, 1916-Dec 4, 1990
  • Fritz, Sarah, Jan 10, 1826-Feb 25, 1909
  • Harris, M. H., 1836-1902 and Anna R., 1834-[blank]
  • Hays, Martin, Jan 19, 1841-[blank] and Susan, Sept 20, 1840-Jan 19, 1910 (Very difficult to read)
  • Hickman, Pearl A., Ohio, PVY 4 PROV BN ENGRS, World War I, Feb 11, 1891-Dec 13, 1949
  • Horn, Matilda, dau of S & E, died Sep 6, 1835, aged 9y 9m 21d (Whole stone)
  • Irwin
    • Father, Charles, 1863-1938 and Mother, Clara, 1868-1959
    • Lilah, dau of C & C, Aug 21, 1891-Nov 4, 1897
    • Sarah, wife of A, died Nov 18, 1877, aged 34y & 15d (Whole stone)
  • Washburn, Helen Hope, 1921-1932
  • Wheeler
    • Ann, dau of I T & M, died Mar 21, 1859, aged 20y 1m 29d
    • Margaret, wife of Israel & daut of Abraham & Sarah Crist, died Oct 10, 1851, aged 42 ys 10 m & 13 ds (High resolution 170KB)

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