Asa Prior Cemetery
Surveyed by Freddie Thompson & Michael Robbins Oct. 2004.
Directions: From Cedartown take Hwy 27 south to Canal Street. Turn right onto Canal Street. Go one block to Russell Street and turn left. Go across the one lane bridge and turn right onto Clyde Street. Go to Brooks Street and turn left. Cemetery will be on right.
Gate with Sign
[Information in brackets  has been added to help researchers]
Name Comments Birth Date Death Date BARTON, John 10 Mar 1768 1 Jun 1811 GILES, Mary A. "Age 56 Yrs." ------- 23 May 1880 GILES, Mattie A. 2nd photo "Age 21 Yrs" ------- 26 May 1874 JACKSON, Mark 15 Sep 1805 9 Sep 1815 JONES, Wiley A. "s/o Wiley S. & Mary JONES" 29 Oct 1826 15 Oct 1847 PRIOR, Haden M. "Age 53 Yrs." ------- 26 Apr 1865 PRIOR, Mary Jane "Age 10 Yrs." ------- 24 Oct 1852 PRIOR, Rebeca Angelina "Age 16 Yrs." ------- 30 Nov 1863 PRIOR, Sarah [WITCHER] 2nd photo "Consort of Asa PRIOR" [1 Oct. 1786] [2 Jul. 1838] PRIOR, Servant of H. M. [buried at feet of Haden Prior] ------- ------- THOMPSON, Gussie "s/o J A & E A THOMPSON" 14 Dec. 1882 29 Sep. 1883 WALKER, Dr. Wm. C. 11 Dec 1814 21 Nov 1857
There are many graves only marked by field stones and a few with the surname Prior.
Asa Prior died in Texas while visiting there and was buried in Texas.
This page was last updated Tuesday, 19-Mar-2013 13:52:53 EDT
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