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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