The date for the Rockville, Indiana town wide yard sale is Saturday May 16, 2015. Rockville is in Parke County, in Indiana.
This is an unusual monument, in the shape of a musical organ. It is marking the grave of Albert R. Swaim. This can be found in the Bethany Cemetery, to the east of the town of Marshall, Indiana. Memorial Text: Albert R. Swaim, Born Oct. 28, 1843, Died Jan. 10, 1893.
According to the Find A Grave memorial page http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=5662820 “The 1870 and 1880 census shows him as a music teacher from a large farming family dating back to the 1840’s in Indiana.”
I checked the 1880 census details on Ancestry.com http://ancstry.me/1uifAFf and found the following:
1880 United States Federal Census about Albert Swaim
Name: Albert Swaim
Birth Year: abt 1843
Home in 1880: Howard, Parke, Indiana
Relation to Head of House: Brother
Marital Status: Single
Father’s Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother’s Birthplace: Indiana
Occupation: Music Teacher
James C. Swaim 24
Nancy B. Swaim 21
Emma E. Swaim 19
Louettie Swaim 16
Thomas Banta 15
Albert Swaim 37
Bethany Cemetery, is a well tended cemetery located on the north side of Indiana State Road 236, approximately one mile east of the town of Marshall, Indiana.
According to Find A Grave http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=84311 there are currently 711 interments.
Marshall is a town in Washington Township, Parke County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 324. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall,_In
1940’s International Harvester M-2 57mm Carriage Gun, a photo by cjp02 on Flickr.
Seen at the Annual Mainstreet Cruise In and Street Dance, held at the Parke County Court House, in Rockville, Indiana, June 2nd, 2012.