Jay County Farm Cemetery, aka County Infirmary, Poor Farm, or Retirement Center, is located in Wayne Township, on the north side of CR 200N, about one mile east of US 27, in a field to the west of the main building. There is no sign.
The current listing is taken from the information on the previous Jay Co Burials page, tombstone photos and obituaries.
Most birth dates are calculated from age at death.
BHFHR = Baird-Hardy Funeral Home Records 1909-1911
If anyone knows the history of the cemetery or anyone buried here, please get in touch with Jim Cox.
Last Name First Name Birth Date Death Date Spouse/Marriage Date Parents Military Obit Photo Andrews Gabriel abt 1845 11/18/1900 obit Barker Henry abt 1858 1/19/1900 obit Brown Maggie abt 1859 6/10/1898 obit Carnes Philip 1/8/1816 1/8/1894 obit Crowell Elizabeth 10/14/1830 1/22/1861 Hall Abram abt 1831 10/7/1895 obit Hall James abt 1842 11/16/1905 obit Keeps John abt 1816 5/1/1896 obit Kelly Martin abt 1825 11/10/1911 BHFHR Lattin Oliver Alonzo 2/16/1850 2/16/1938 McKinstry John 3/26/1837 12/11/1862 William A & Hannah D Ogden McKinstry Civil War Co F 75th IN Inf McKinstry Mary 11/12/1844* 8/6/1861 W & H Miller Mary C 8/7/1813 2/20/1876 W Parmenter Lucy abt 1832 7/18/1897 obit Patton Anderson 6/23/1860 8/21/1934 Milton & Elizabeth A Powell Patton Patton Milton 1816 6/15/1895 Elizabeth A Powell - 12/9/1847 Richard & Elizabeth Seward Patton Powell William 1/29/1875 Civl War Pvt Co I 130th IN Inf Puterbaugh John O Smith David abt 1826 8/23/1896 obit unknown Mercy illegible Williams Ellen 4/6/1852 Williams Harry B 9/8/1862* 2/20/1864 J J & S J Williams John J 1843 5/13/1865 "Last man to die in the Civil War" Civil War Pvt Co B 34 IN Vol Inf Williams Mary M 11/9/1840 10/16/1857 J J & M Zumbrum Elizabeth abt 1804 1902 obit
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