Old Greenville Cemetery


One block east of the courthouse in Greenville, Kentucky. See Marian Hammers' listing in Muhlenberg County Kentucky Cemeteries Book 4 Page 36.

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Old Greenville Cemetery Historial Marker

Samuel Russell Obelisk
Tombstone obelisk for Samuel Russell

Detail Samuel Russell Obelisk
Detail of obelisk: Sam'l Russell born June 1, 1817 / died March 16, 1872
Note: Samuel was the son of General William Russell

Celia M. Russell Tombstone
Celia M., wife of R.S. Russell
born October 24, 1814 / died October 28, 1873
Note: Celia was the daughter of Robert D. McLean. She married Robert S. Russell about 1839 (Rothert's History of Muhlenberg County, page 14).

Four photographs contributed by Jean Wells

Black Burials

The following are not listed in Hammers's Muhlenberg Cemeteries Books.