Lee Cemetery

Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Illinois
North of Elizabethtown on 146, north on State Hwy 3 (aka Bassett School Road), west on private drive.

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Lee Cemetery homestead      Lee Cemetery homestead


Lee Cemetery Sign      Lee Cemetery Sign


I had only a couple of hours to record all of the stones in this cemetery, so not all were recorded to perfection. This is the Lee Cemetery on the original homestead of Benoni & Patience Lee, not visible from the road. It is on a hill with old fencing still keeping the cattle out.


Benoni Lee      Benoni Lee


Benoni Lee, Born Sept. 13, 1783, Died Feb. 13, 1840


Patience Lee      Patience Lee


Patience Lee, Born Apr. 24, 1704?, Died Nov. 29, 1845


Absalom Lee      Cynthia Lee


Absalom Lee, Departed this life Dec. 24, 1856       Cynthia Lee, Born Feb. 10, 1823, Died Aug. 25, 1884


Ritta & Elizabeth Lee


Sisters: Ritta Lee Jackson & Elizabeth Lee Hamilton


Ritta Lee Jackson      Elizabeth Lee Hamilton


Ritta Lee Jackson, 1824 - 1911      Elizabeth Lee Hamilton, 1805 - 1892


Charles Lee


Charles Lee, Born Feb. 3, 1839, Died Apr. 22, 1907. But is he dead? no (for?) he lives! To heaven above and their received The long expected prize.


Maria J. Lee


Maria J. Lee, Born July 16, 1843, Age 72 Yrs. 8 Mo. 10 D's. But is she dead? no, no she lives! Her happy spirit flies to heaven above and there receives the long exspected Price.


Clara Lee


Clara, Dau. of C. & M. J. Lee, Died Aug. 18, 1887, Aged 1 Yr, 1 Mo. 19 D.


George W. Lee


George W., Son of J. N. & M. J. Lee, Born Aug. 31, 1861, Died July 10, 1862


I welcome corrections, additions and questions on my information.


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