Friday, August 31, 2007
Caledonia Cemetery, Randolph County, Illinois
The Caledonia Cemetery is located about 1/2 mile east of the town of Sparta on State Route 154, in Randolph County, Illinois.
Please note, these are only some, not all, of the Woodside graves in Caledonia.
This Woodside stone covers three burials:
David B. 1871 - 1936
Fannie S. 1872 - 1959
James Roy 1905 - 1906
Ralph N. Woodside 1907 - 1976
This stone is standing upright under a tree.
Mary A. Wife of J. J. Woodside
Born Oct 26, 1811
Died Feb. 18, 1892
Aged 80 Yrs. 3 M. 22 d.
The following three stones are flat in the ground:
Addison, Son of John J. & Mary Woodside, Died July 20, 1853, Aged 1 yr 3 mos. 9 ds.
John M., Son of John J. & Mary A. Woodside, Died June 21, 1848, Aged 1 year, 8 mos. 2 ds.
John S., Son of John J. & M.A. Woodside, Died Aug 26, 1850, Aged 1 yr. 9 ms. 26 ds.
PETTIT stones in the Caledonia Cemetery:
Jonathan Pettit, Died July 16, 1851, Aged 32 Yrs. 7 mo. 22 ds.
(Note: Randolph County, Illinois Information 1800-1850 by Randolph County Genealogical Society, Chester, Illinois, p.320, states this is husband of Mary)
Son of Jonathan & Mary Pettit, Died May 2, 1819, Aged 2 yrs.
(Note: Randolph County, Illinois Information 1800-1850 by Randolph County Genealogical Society, Chester, Illinois, p.320, states this is John Henry Pettit)