Cemeteries of Jay County

"A cemetery is a history of people - a perpetual record of yesterday and sanctuary of peace and quiet today. A cemetery exists because every life is worth loving and remembering...always."
~ unknown


Looking for information on the Amish cemeteries in Jay County.
Is there a Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Wayne Township?
Anyone have information on Riverside Mission Cemetery or Snediker Cemetery?


Updated 9/13/2017
Cemetery Location Status
Antioch Portland, Pike Township listing w/ obits & bios
Bechtol-Stowe or Karney Jackson Townshp listing
Bloomfield or Flauding Bloomfield, Bearcreek Township listing w/ obits, bios, pics
Bluff Point Bluff Point, Pike Township listing w/obits & bios
Bost 5000-5322 S 250 W, Portland, Jefferson Township listing w/ obits & bios
Boundary Boundary City, Pike Township listing w/ obits & bios
Bridgeford Richland Township listing
Brooks Knox Township listing
Burris South of Geneva near the intersection of US 23 and County Road E 900 N, Bear Creek Township listing
Center West of Portland, Greene Township listing w/ obits & bio
Clark Pike Township listing
Claycomb Portland, Greene Township listing w/ obits, bios, pics
Clough Madison Township listing
Daugherty Jay City, Wabash Township listing w/ obits & bio
Finch or Wentz on an unpaved extension of CR6505 east of CR325W, up a lane behind a wooded area in Jefferson Township listing w/ obits & bio
Flesher near the intersection of County Roads S 550 W and W 650 S, Jefferson Township listing w/ obits & bio
Gilead Balbec, Penn Township listing w/ obits & bio
Gravel Hill Bryant, Jackson Township listing w/ obits & bios
Green Park Portland, Wayne Townshp listing w/ obits & bios
Harshbarger Wabash Township listing
Hawkins Portland, Pike Township listing w/ obit
Hearn 2 miles west of Portland, Wayne Township listing w/ obits
Hill Crest Redkey, Richland Township listing w/ obits & bios
Hillside or Old Camden or Quaker Pennville, Penn Township listing w/ obits & bios
Holy Trinity or Trinity Bryant, Wabash Township listing w/ obits & bios
Jaque or Old Portland Portland, Wayne Township listing w/ obits
Jay County Farm or County Infirmary, Poor Farm Wayne Township listing w/ obits
Kinsey 919 S Joan Dr, Portland, Greene Township listing w/ obits
Kunce 1000-1158 W 650 S, Portland, Pike Township listing
Lancaster
or East Park or Fairview
Salamonia, Madison Township listing w/ obits & bios
Liber Portland, Wayne Township listing w/ obits & bios
Limberlost or Asby, Campbellite Church East of Bryant, Bearcreek Township listing w/ obits & pics
Little Salamonia Portland, Wayne Townshp listing w/ obits & bios
Lotz Madison Township listing w/ bio
Maple Lawn or Masonic Pennville, Penn Township listing w/ obits & bios
Miller or Spade Jackson Township listing w/ a few obits
Morehous Noble Township listing
Mount Vernon or Old Pioneer Redkey, Richland Township listing w/ an obit
Mount Zion Portland, Noble Township listing w/ obits & bios
New Mount Pleasant Redkey, Jefferson Townshp listing w/ obits & bios
North Salem near Jay-Randolph County line, Salem, Madison Township listing w/ obits & bio
Old Baptist Church or Montgomery, Tullis 6879-6999 N 350 E, Bryant, Bear Creek Township listing w/ bio
Old Brethren or Frank Boehm, Chapel Hill, Macklin near the intersection of County Roads E 1200 S and N 400 E, Bear Creek Township listing w/ obits & bios
Pennville Amish Pennville listing w/ obits
Pingry or Hardy West Liberty, Bearcreek Township listing w/ obit & bio
Pleasant Hill on Jay-Randolph County line, Madison Twp listing w/ obits & bios
Powers or Boyer Powers, Jefferson Township listing w/ a few obits
Reed or King 1000-1998 W 150 S, Portland, Wayne Township listing w/ a few obits & pics
Ruple/Union Portland, Jackson Township listing w/ pics
Sager 3001 W 100 S, Portland, Greene Township listing
Salamonia or Grandview and/or West Park Salamonia, Madison Township listing w/ obits & bios
Stephen 3001-3499 S 700 W, Dunkirk, Jefferson Township listing w/ obit & pics
Stevenson or Wilheim 8870-8916 300 N, Portland, Wabash Township listing w/ a few obits
Stratton Como, Jefferson Township listing w/ obits
Twin Hill or Pennville IOOF Pennville, Penn Township listing w/ obits, pics & bios
Walling no longer exists; was in Noble Township listing
Wayman Blankenbaker north of Dunkirk on the Jay-Blackford County line listing w/ obits
Wells or Union Chapel Pennville, Jackson Township listing w/ obits & pics
West Grove Balbec, Penn Township listing w/ obits & bios
Westchester or Axe Westchester, Bearcreek Township listing w/ obits & bios
Whaley or Greenwood Greene Township listing w/ a few obits
Whicker Corkwell, Greene Township listing w/ obits & pics
White Oak or Engle Church cemetery on north side of CR850N at 2702W in Jackson Township listing w/ obits & pics
Whiteman 6277-6805 W 50 S, Portland, Greene Township listing
Winters or Whitaker near Redkey, Knox Township listing w/ obits, bios, picstd>
Zoar Pike Township listing w/ obits & bios
Dunkirk IOOF across the county line in Blackford County partial listing w/ obits
Praise Chapel or New Pittsburg Anderson, Randolph County partial listing w/ a few obits
Spring Hill Fort Recovery, Mercer County, Ohio partial listing w/ obits


Jay County's Cemetery Locations
Includes a listing of cemeteries by township and a map of each township with cemetery locations.



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