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Downey Family Burials (no photos)

Click on surname link to view photo. Each photo opens in a new window. Oak Grove Cemetery, Catt, Chappell, Foster and Hale photos contributed by Hazel Davis.

Catt   Orville S. Catt b. 1882 d. 1970 with wife Lilliam H. b. 1885 d. 1976.

Catt   Stephen W. Catt b. 1877 d. 1938 with wife Laura B. b. 1872 d. 1947.

Catt   Mayme Handler Catt b. July 8, 1880 d. Oct. 6, 1965.

Catt   Hollis W. Catt b. Apr. 23, 1906 d. Sept. 12, 1962.

Catt   Edith Catt b. 1906 d. 1997; Gertrude Catt b. 1880 d. 1947; Frank Catt b. 1880 d. 1965.

Catt   Ella Catt b. 1884 d. 1947.

Catt   Charles I. Catt b. 1872 d. 1970.

Catt   Hubert J. Catt b. July 29, 1915 living; Mary V. Catt b. Sept 26, 1918 d. July 1, 1996; Harold V. Catt b. July 29, 1909 d. July 23, 1997; Sarah F. Catt b. July 21, 1902 d. June 20,1989. (Hubert & Harold Catt are Brothers. Hubert & Mary Catt and Harold & Sarah Catt are the couples.)

Catt   Mary, wife of Charles T. Catt & daughter of S & E Riggs b. Nov 9, 180? d. April 14, 1872.

Catt   Esther b. 1833 d. 1921.

Catt   Charles T. Catt b. Jan 15, 1807 d. March 12, 1893 with 2nd wife Catherine C. Catt b. July 18, 1833 d. Nov. 23, 1921.

Catt   Charles Catt b. 1873 d. 1940.

Catt   John Catt b. 1874 d. 1956.

Catt   Henry D. Catt b. 1878 d. 1956.

Catt   Stephen Catt b. Rotherfield, Sussex, England April 10, 1844 d. April 27, 1915 with wife Tabitha (Smalley) Catt b. Union Co., New Jersey b. July 16, 1846 d. Mar. 28, 1935.

Catt   Children of Stephen & Tabitha Catt: Mary H. b. Oct 1, 1867 d. Dec 27, 1922; Isabella L. Catt b. Feb. 9, 1870 d. July 6, 1957; Nellie J. b. Oct 20, 1872 d. Mar. 2, 1957 ; James H. b. May 16, 1875 d. Nov. 12, 1955; Stephen W. b. Sept. 15, 1877 d. July 18, 1938. One side of this tombstone with children’s names was not photographed.

Chappell   Richard Craig Chappell b. 1964 d. 1988.

Chappell (Catt)   Mary Catherine Catt Chappell b. 1928 (mother of Richard Craig Chappell).

Foster   Benjamin Foster b. in Gruwhurst?? Sussex, England on March 4, 1827 d. Dec. 29, 1908 with wife Ann Welford Foster b. London, England on Aug 25, 1825 d. Sept. 25, 1897; with wife Sarah Pinkerton b. June 14, 1854 d. Mar. 8, 1912?? On one side of Stephen & Tabitha Catt tombstone.

Hale   Eugene Hale b. 1864 d. 1927; Jane L. Hale b. 1874 d. 1942.

Hale   Henry Sterling Hale b. Mar. 13, 1905 d. Nov. 25, 1967.

Hale   Dorothy Marie Hale b. Dec 24, 1897 d. June 24, 1906 ; John E. Hale b. 1902 d. 1965.

Hutchinson   Dr. Wm. T. Hutchinson, d. Jan. 27, 1864, aged 65 yrs. 8 mo. 10 ds; Lucinda, wife of Dr. Hutchinson, died March 2, 1867, aged 64 yrs. 10 mo. 15 days. Also buried in this plot, Robert Hutchinson, d. 03 Oct 1863, age 1y 6m 14d. Block 14, Lot 28, owner – Wm. T. Hutchinson. Note: Dr. William T. Hutchinson, a native of Kentucky who continued in practice of his profession until his death January 27 1864 was among the early physicians of Jerseyville. Photo contributed by Judy Griffin.


Downey Family Burials

(Downey, Mundy, Gardiner, Reese, Manning, Schultz, Jones, Jewsbury)

Gertrude Irene Downey Gardiner b. 17 March 1905, d. 13 December 1999. Urn buried at foot of father’s grave. Father – James Calvin Downey. Stone marker between James Calvin Downey & Mary Elizabeth Brokamp Downey. Name on marker – Irene Downey Gardiner, Daughter of James & Mary Downey, Wife of Fred Eugene Gardiner.

James Calvin Downey b. 18 July 1878, d. 21 September 1950. Husband of Mary Elizabeth Brokamp Downey. Buried next to Mary.

Mary Elizabeth Brokamp Downey b. 18 June 1880, d. 06 August 1963. Wife of James Calvin Downey. Buried next to James.

Albert Keith Mundy b. 18 May 1908, d. 03 June 1984. Husband of Cora Vivian Downey. Buried next to Vivian

Cora Vivian Downey Mundy b. 01 March 1911, d. 13 December 1985. Wife of Albert Keith Mundy. Daughter of James & Mary Downey. Buried next to Keith.

James Keith Mundy b. 02 February 1943, d. 12 June 1994. Son of Albert Keith & Cora Vivian Mundy.

Jeanette Lynn Mundy b. January 1975, d. 07 July 1988. Daughter of James & Judith Mundy.

Robert Leonidas Reese b. 18 July 1904, d. 19 March 1982. Husband of Norma Grace Downey Reese. Buried next to Norma.

Norma Grace Downey Reese b. 30 November 1913, d. 04 August 1996. Wife of Robert Leonidas Reese. Daughter of James & Mary Downey. Buried next to Robert.

Andrew Robert Reese b. 07 July 1972, d. 01 September 1991. Son of Robert & Judy Reese.

Sylvester William Downey b. 21 Feb 1877, d. 03 Jan 1975. Husband of Anna Gertrude Beatty, Son of Sylvester & Elizabeth Downey. Special Monument erected at his grave by Jerseyville DeMolay Chapter

Ralph Sylvester Downey b. 10 May 1915, d. 23 August 2006. Husband to Irene Eleanor Saris Downey. Son of James Calvin & Mary Brokamp Downey. Ralph is buried next to wife Irene.

Irene Eleanor Saris Downey b. 25 December 1914, d. 13 September 2002. Wife of Ralph Sylvester Downey.

Sylvester Griswold Downey b. 24 September 1835, d. 27 July 1911. Husband of Charlotte Jane Crain. Husband of Elizabeth Jane Miller. Son of Urial & Mary Downey.

Elizabeth Jane Miller Downey b. 05 October 1851, d. 17 May 1917. Wife of Sylvester Griswold Downey. Daughter of Christopher Jesse Miller & Mary Ann Crain.

Sylvester William Downey b. 21 February 1877, d. 03 January 1975.

Rosetta Tunison Downey Manning b. 29 March 1883, d. 27 Jun 1958. 2nd Wife of William Mortimer Manning. Daughter of Sylvester & Elizabeth Downey. Buried in the Sylvester & Elizabeth Downey plot.

William Mortimer Manning b. 1871, d. 20 December 1935. Husband of Rosetta Tunison Downey Manning.

Robert Lynn Downey b. 18 July 1885, d. 6 January 1958. Husband of Mabel June Sunderland Downey. Husband of Fannie Cray Brockman Downey. Son of Sylvester and Elizabeth Downey. Buried next to Mabel June Downey.

Mabel June Sunderland Downey b. 12 June 1887, d. 31 January 1950. Wife of Robert Lynn Downey. Daughter of Lloyd & Mary Sunderland.

Robert Maxwell Downey b. 2 August 1910, d. 18 November 1987. Husband of Ruby Alice Lee Downey. Son of Robert and Mabel Downey.

Charles Ellsworth Downey b. 25 November 1911, d. 12 July 1976. Husband of Gwendolyn V. Dunbar Downey. Husband of Selma Weller Shepard Downey. Son of Robert & Mabel Downey.

Gwendolyn V. Dunbar Downey b. 19 July 1910, d. 01 March 1972. Wife of Charles Ellsworth Downey. Buried next to husband Charles Downey

Edith Alfreda Downey Wagoner b. 11 August 1913, d. 08 December 1993. Wife of Carl Wagoner. Daughter of Robert & Mabel Downey.

Harold Eugene Downey b. 04 October 1923, d. 17 Jun 1994. Wife of Lois Kruger Downey. Son of Robert & Mabel Downey.

Finis Adolphus Downey b. 18 September 1887, d. 01 March 1972. Husband of Edna Virginia Davis. Son of Sylvester & Elizabeth Downey.

Edna Virginia Davis Downey b. 01 March 1889, d. 28 August 1970. Wife of Finis Adolphus Downey.

Keota Jane Downey Schultz b. 01 January 1911, d. 22 February 1984. Wife of Wilson Schultz. Daughter of Finis & Edna Downey.

Wilson Schultz b. 16 March 1913, d. 24 August 1987. Husband of Keota Downey Schultz.

Finis William Schultz b. 15 December 1937, d. 4 July 2000. Husband of Shirley Yemm Schultz. Son of Wilson & Keota Schultz.

Roma Pearl Downey Jones b. 08 May 1912, d. 26 April 1993. Wife of Cornell Edward Jones. Daughter of Finis & Edna Downey.

Cornell Edward Jones b. 11 March 1907, d. 26 July 1998. Husband of Roma Pearl Downey Jones.

Joseph W. Brown, Captain, b. 09 December 1824, d. 01 December 1900. Husband of Harriet Jane Downey Brown. Harriet is the daughter of Urial & Mary Downey.

Ebenezer Calvin Jewsbury b. 11 March 1838, d. 21 June 1912. Husband of Martha Jane Brown Jewsbury. Martha is the daughter of Joseph & Harriet Downey Brown.

James Downey b. 1822, d. 16 September 1879. Son of Urial & Mary Downey.

All of these persons are buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, Illinois as of 15 April 2008. Downey family burials contributed by Arlene Gardiner.

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