Place:Beckwith Cemetery, Honey Creek, Crawford, Illinois, United States


NameBeckwith Cemetery
Coordinates38.94531°N 87.685696°W
Located inHoney Creek, Crawford, Illinois, United States


Illinois Roll of Honor

The following people buried in the Beckwith Cemetery are listed in the 1929 Illinois Roll of Honor. These are veterans of U.S. wars prior to 1929.[1] [2]

Mexican-American War

  • James Gault

Civil War

  • John M. Cawood, 62nd Illinois Infantry, Company D[3]
  • Morgan M. Dick[4]
  • Tillman Funk, 65th Ohio Infantry, Company K, Corporal
  • William A. Hope, 98th Illinois Infantry, Company E, mustered out as a Private
  • J. William Jones, 98th Illinois Infantry, Company E, 1st Sgt
  • Samuel Taylor, 3rd Tennessee Infantry (Union), Company A, Private

Other Veterans

  • Lyman W. Jones, WW II[5]

External Links


  1. Database of 1929 Illinois Roll of Honor
  2. Civil War Soldiers and Sailor System
  3. Listed as "Caywood" in the 1929 Illinois Honor Roll. In the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors system, a John M. Cawood appears as a private in the 101st Illinois Infantry Regiment, Company H.
  4. Likely a private in the 14th Illinois Cavalry, Company C. However a Morgan M. Dick also served in the 58th Indiana Infantry Regiment.
  5. Beckwith Cemetery page, Crawford County Historical Society