Jefferson County, Indiana
April 2000 Survey – done by Jackie Owen
|Welch||Infant child||On 1941 DAR list, not found in this audit|
|Welch||Jane||16 Feb 1846||W of Samuel – Aged 67y||All that was left of this stone was part of the death date. The other info came from the 1941 DAR list.|
|Welch||Samuel||30 Dec 1842||Native of Pennsylvania – Aged 75y|
|Welch||Samuel||Springers Legion, Revolutionary War||Government marker|
Located near Canaan, on Scott Ridge Road just over 1 mile from Highway 250 on the South side of the road.
A note on the 1941 DAR list says, a stranger came to the Welch home and died that same night & was buried here. The family did not know his name.
According to Bob Scott, Samuel and Jane Welch's tombstone was a single marker, that was broken; and, Jane's portion is now missing.
KEY: SS = Same Stone, W = Wife, S = Son, D = Daughter, y = year(s), m = month(s), d = day(s)