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Photo of Cain Cemetery
The only sign at the cemetery:

A sign at the cemetery states: "Peter Cain: Peter Cain was born Nov 11, 1818. Came to Mercer County from Knox County, Kentucky in 1839. He married Missouri Ann Mullins Dec 2, 1841. They had twelve children: Talitha Jane (Casteel), Mary Catherine (Casteel), Daniel, Rebecca Ann (Woodward), Sarah E. (Buren), Donithon, David, Hughell, Missouri Ann, Peter Jr, John Crittenden, and Rose Olive (Stanley). He has three permanent living descendents in Mercer County today [1984]. The Cain home, a three-story brick house, stood 200 feet northeast. Founder of Cainsville, the Cain School, the Cain Cemetery, and the Cain addition in Princeton. He was largest landowner ever in this area, past or present. Erected by the Mercer County Historical Society Nov 15, 1984."

Added by: Pammy In Oklahoma
10/27/2010

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