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Old German Reform Cemetery

(Center Cemetery)

Shelby County, Illinois

 

 

 


Austin, Sarah L..................................................................................................................................... 6

Christy, Flora E.................................................................................................................................... 3

Christy, Gertie...................................................................................................................................... 5

Christy, Gertrude................................................................................................................................. 3

Christy, Heber...................................................................................................................................... 4

Christy, James M................................................................................................................................. 4

Christy, Jennie D.................................................................................................................................. 4

Christy, Lucy J..................................................................................................................................... 6

Christy, Mary Peifer............................................................................................................................ 2

Christy, Nicholas.................................................................................................................................. 2

Christy, Rolla W................................................................................................................................... 3

Christy, Sophia..................................................................................................................................... 5

Smith, Sarah.......................................................................................................................................... 5


 

 

 

 


 

Nicholas Christy

And

Mary Peifer Tombstone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nicholas Christy

born

In Fairfield Co., Ohio

May 11, 1818

died

In Shelby County, Ills.

February 7, 1882

aged

63 Ys. 8 Ms. & 26 Ds.

 

Nicholas is the son of Henry Christy and Mary Ann Firestone Christy

 

 

 

Mary Peifer

Wife oF

Nicholas Christy

born

In Hocking Co. Ohio

Nov. 25, 1825

died

Sept. 4, 1887

aged

61Y. 9M. 9D.

 

Daughter of John S. Peifer

 

 

 

 

Flora E.

Dau. of

C. W. and M. A.

Christy

died

Oct. 3, 1888

aged

5 y. 6 m. 4 d.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gertrude

daughter of

C. W. and M. A.

Christy

died

October 20, 1882

age

2 y. 4 m.

& 23 d.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rolla W.

son of

C. W. and M. A.

Christy

died

Aug. 24, 1888

age

5 m. 29 d.

 

 

C. W. and M. A. Christy = Charles W. and

Mollie A. (Gross) Christy.

Married March 20, 1882.

 

 

James M. Christy

1857 - 1924

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Son of Nicholas Christy and Mary Elizabeth Peifer Christy

 

 

 

 

 

Jennie D.

wife of

J. M. Christy

died

June 9, 1886

aged

26yr. __mo.

4ds.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heber

son of

J. M. & J. D.

Christy

died

Jan. 8, 1885

aged

3 mo. & 29 da.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sophia Christy

1859 - 1925

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sophia Christy is wife of James Monroe Christy. Her maiden name was Smith.

Married February 17, 1887.

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Smith

1830 1913

 

 

 

 

 

 

Buried next to Sophia (Smith) Christy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gertie Christy

1890 - 1896

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lucy J.

Wife of

N. J. Christy

Died Sep 27, 1885

Aged

27 yr 2d

 

 

 

 

 

Lucy Lockhart married N. J. Christy in Shelby

County December 25, 1877 per Illinois Marriage

Index. Is this her?

 

 

 

 

Sarah L. Austin

Died

June 10, 1879

Aged

24yrs 9 Mos

17 Das

Here lies our Mother under ground

The dearest friend we ever found

 

 

 

Sarah Austin is buried along side of the Mara

family.