Van Wert Cemetery

Survey by Ralph & Jane Ayers before 1986. Information from Michael L. Hobgood's book Precious Memories, Vol I and information from family members.
Photos by Greg Gray.
     (Information with * has been added since survey in 1986 or corrected.)

Directions:

[Information in brackets [] has been added to help researchers]

Name Comments Birth Date Death Date
ALLEN, Bobby Jewel   Aug 20, 1932 Jan 8, 1935
ALLEN, Infant   / 1963 / 1963
ALLEN, Infant   “d/o M&M H L ALLEN” ------- Aug 8, 1934
* ANDERSON, Albert W   “Age 16 Yrs” “Co D Ballentine's Reg't Miss Cav” 1848 Oct 10, 1864
BARBER, Lena G   Aug 5, 1862 Apr 26, 1879
BARBER, Mrs Emily   May 20, 1833 Apr 27, 1875
BARBER, Scott E   Jul 7, 1868 Feb 9, 1884
BARBER, Wiley C   Jul 7, 1820 Apr 4, 1892
* BATES, Joseph   "s/o L&FG BATES" Mar 17, 1878 Sep 22, 1879
BROCK, Charlie H   May 6, 1883 Nov 6, 1883
BROCK, Lula L   Oct 5, 1879 Nov 6, 1879
BROWN, Charlie   Dec 20, 1884 Dec 25, 1884
* BROWN, Henry M
  Oct 4, 1828 Apr 9, 1879
* BROWN, Jessie M   Jul 6, 1872 Feb 19, 1891
BROWN, Lillie M   Dec 17, 1889 Dec 31, 1889
BROWN, Mary A   May 28, 1886 Nov 25, 1896
* BROWN, Mary P   “w/o Henry M BROWN” Jul 28, 1837 Jan 24, 1917
BRUMBELOW, Amand HEATON   Oct 8, 1844 Mar 26, 1913
BRUMBELOW, Karen Pearson   “Inf T/o W V & M L BRUMBELOW” Mar 25, 1896 May 21, 1896
BRUMBELOW, Katie Pearl   “Inf T/o W V & M L BRUMBELOW” Mar 25, 1896 Sep 19, 1896
BRUMBELOW, Lillie L   “d/o M&M A B BRUMBELOW” Jul 12, 1885 Sep 20, 1886
* BRUMBELOW, Mirtle   “d/o M&M A B BRUMBELOW” Jan 1, 1889 Jan 3, 1892
* BRUMBELOW, William N   “Cobb's Legion GA Cav CSA” ------- -------
BURELL, Golden King   May 13, 1925 May 13, 1925
* CALRK, F M   [no other info on small marker] ------- -------
* CAMPBELL, Charles Porter   Dec 25, 1851 Mar 12, 1923
CAMPBELL, Elizabeth   “Age 27 yrs 10 mos 20 das” Aug 10, 1831 Jul 1, 1859
* CAMPBELL, Ernest J   Feb 18, 1897 Apr 1, 1944
* CAMPBELL, Etta A   “w/o John W CAMPBELL, Sr” Jan 31, 1893 Jan 30, 1977
* CAMPBELL, John W, Sr   Feb 11, 1883 Aug 6, 1965
* CAMPBELL, Lou Adeline   “w/o Charles Porter CAMPBELL” Oct 10, 1856 Nov 19, 1924
CARMICHAEL, John   Mar 30, 1821 May 27, 1895
CARMICHAEL, Lou   Nov 20, 1827 Jun 15, 1896
CARNES, Junnie   “d/o Peter & Elizabeth CARNES”
“Age 69 Years”
------- Jun 13, 1889
* CLARK, Infant   “I d/o F M & M J CLARK” ------- -------
CLARK, Mamie Etta   Jan 21, 1882 Nov 15, 1899
CLARK, Mrs J W   Jul 10, 1846 Oct 16, 1912
CLARK, Roberta   “d/o F L & M C CLARK” / 1894 / 1899
CLARK, W J   [Polk County Depty Sheriff in the late 1870s] Apr 12, 1836 Jun 11, 1897
* DAVIES, Elizabeth   “w/o Griffith DAVIES” ------- Feb 14, 1879
* DAVIS, John   “s/o Griffith & Lizzie J DAVIS” Jul 30, 1872 Apr 19, 1873
* DAVIS, Lawry   “only s/o M&M David G DAVIS”
Born North Wales”
Oct 20, 1873 Jun 5, 1884
DOOLEY, Mitchell   May 15, 1899 Oct 20, 1916
DUNN, Airmitay   “w/o J H DUNN” Apr 8, 1839 Jun 11, 1886
ELLIOTT, Samuel   / 1886 / 1899
* FARMER, Jordan   Oct 18, 1811 Oct 10, 1890
* FARMER, Martha   “w/o Jordon FARMER” Sep 6, 1813 Aug 6, 1877
FLANEGAN, Dr Joel L   Oct 30, 1818 Jan 8, 1868
FLANEGAN, Elizabeth   [2nd w/o Dr Joel L FLANEGAN] Sep 11, 1823 Jun 7, 1901
* FLANEGAN, Mary C   “w/o Dr Joel L FLANEGAN” Aug 14, 1826 Feb 16, 1859
* GRAHAME, Mable Campbell   Nov 3, 1893 Sep 30, 1973
GREEN, G W   Mar 26, 1892 Dec 4, 1949
GREEN, J M   Jun 10, 1854 Apr 28, 1915
GREEN, Mary E   “Mother” Dec 13, 1861 Sep 16, 1941
GRESHAM, Etta D   Apr 25, 1876 Sep 2, 1876
* GRIFFITH, John   “Born Carnarvonshine, Wales”
“Age 52 Years, 7 Months”
------- Sep 5, 1883
GRIFFITHS, Richard J   “s/o J R & Jane GRIFFITHS”
“Native of Wales”
Jan 1, 1859 Mar 8, 1881
* HEATON, John R   Feb 22, 1815 Mar 16, 1884
* HEATON, Mary Ann Jenkins   Nov 17, 1816 May 25, 1887
HESLIP, D D   Sep 30, 1794 Aug 20, 1875
HESLIP, D W   / 1869 / 1942
HESLIP, David W   / 1860 / 1921
HESLIP, Margaret   “w/o D D HESLIP” Jul 3, 1804 Feb 1, 1871
HESLIP, R P   Oct 1837 May 1874
HITCHCOCK, Hannah SIMS   “w/o Joseph HITCHCOCK” Jan 9, 1837 Feb 3, 1914
HITCHCOCK, J C   Apr 7, 1827 Apr 19, 1898
HITCHCOCK, Martha A   “w/o J C HITCHCOCK” Dec 29, 1830 Dec 26, 1872
HOBBS, Cordelia   “w/o J W HOBBS” Mar 4, 1855 Aug 10, 1915
HOLLAMAN, Lafayette   Apr 8, 1866 Nov 2, 1895
HOLLAND, Walter R   “s/o J A & Sarah S HOLLAND” Oct 2, 1879 Sep 19, 1879
HUBBARD, Mary A   “d/o William & Nancy G HUBBARD” Dec 18, 1845 Mar 5, 1878
HUBBARD, Nancy G   “w/o William HUBBARD”
“Born in Franklin County, TN Md Sep 30, 1841
May 2, 1821 May 31, 1891
HUBBARD, William   “Born in Elbert County, GA” May 20, 1820 Apr 14, 1902
HUGHES, Am Owens   Er Cof; Yr Hwn A Fu Farw Mawr th 5ed 1860 Yn 26 mb 0ed” ------- -------
* HUGHS, O O   “Native of NW GB” Dec 1858 Dec 1874
HULSEY, Alia Iona   Sep 31 1898 Aug 4, 1900
HULSEY, David H   Apr 7, 1829 Jan 12, 1889
HULSEY, Ocie Mae   1899 1908
IVIE, Sallie J   “w/o B F IVIE” “d/o W N & S STRANGE” Dec 6, 1860 May 11, 1904
* JEFFERY, Fannie A   “w/o Robert O JEFFERY” “Age 21 Yrs”   Jun 24, 1874
JENKINS, John   “Age 77 Years, 7 months, 2 days” May 8, 1793 Dec 29, 1870
JENKINS, Laurett A   Sep 19, 1835 Apr 19, 1906
JENKINS, Margaret   Jun 21, 1796 Feb 1, 1861
* J H B   [no other info on small marker]    
JOHNSON, Malcolm   Jan 9, 1821 Dec 7, 1893
JOHNSON, Millison F   “Age 75 Years & 8 Months” Oct 1822 / 1897
* JONES, Hugh J  1846 1904
JONES, Johnnie   “Only s/o Hugh & Sarah JONES” Jan 1, 1870 Oct 13, 1874
JONES, Leittle Nell   “Only d/o Hugh & Sarah JONES” Jan 15, 1873 Oct 22, 1874
JONES, Malcolm R   ------- Mar 7, 1891
* JONES, Sarah   1850 1908
KINGSBERRY, Henry   (Mason) Aug 24, 1816 Sep 3, 1890
KINGSBERRY, Henry Virgil   “s/o E C & C E KINGSBERRY” Aug 7, 1884 Oct 16, 1885
LANKFORD, John T   Mar 28, 1875 Jun 10, 1881
LEE, Mattie J   “w/o Robert E Lee” Oct 15, 1864 Aug 2, 1884
* LEGRAND, Elizabeth   Jan 16, 1796 Oct 3, 1877
LONG, Emily L
2nd photo
  “Age 52 Years” ------- May 1880
* LONG, Jonnathan
2nd photo
  “Age 82 Years” ------- Feb 13, 1882
LONG, Marck A C   Aug 18, 1846 Dec 29, 1868
* LONG, Marcus Lenorah   Jun 5, 1869 (?) Dec 9, 1878 (?)
LONG, Marcus W   “s/o M&M James LONG” Nov 3, 1896 Nov 11, 1896
LONG, Margaret   “Died at age 86 years of age” ------- -------
* LONG, Nancy A   “w/o James LONG” Nov 1845 Sep 15, 1895
* LOWRY, Infant   “Inf d/o Daniel & Sarah E LOWRY” ------- -------
LYLE, Baby  Stone is surrounded with a small oblong ring of red brick. ------- -------
MASON, H C   May 30, 1880 Apr 29, 1940
MASSEY, S M   Oct 6, 1887 May 25, 1924
MASSEY, Sam C   Jun 1, 1910 Apr 9, 1944
McCORMICK, S W   / 1904 / 1968
McDONALD, Cleo   / 1869 / 1942
McWHORTER, John T   “s/o M&M M L McWHORTER”
“Age 21 Years, 4 Months, 12 Days”
------- Apr 5, 1889
* MIZE, Julius A   Oct 26, 1875 Jul 19, 1877
* MIZE, Martha L   Apr 9, 1867 Sep 25, 1868
*MIZE, Wm T   Sep 28, 1862 Oct 27, 1868
MOATES, John T   Feb 28, 1861 Nov 1, 1900
MOATES, Laura J   Jun 4, 1868 Sep 29, 1941
MORGAN, C M   “Age 42 Years” ------- Mar 3, 1882
MORGAN, Hannah   “w/o Jos MORGAN” “Age about 50 Years”
“Erected by her son, G W MORGAN”
------- May 17, 1841
MORGAN, Joseph D   “Erected by Mrs N E MORGAN, his wife” Jun 15, 1818 Mar 12, 1874
MORGAN, Martha Ann   Oct 10, 1824 Mar 1, 1858
MORGAN, Nancy CRABB   “2nd w/o J D MORGAN” “Erected by grdson, Hugh W RANDALL” Apr 14, 1837 Aug 7, 1909
MORGAN, Nellie HULSEY   1876 1903
MORGAN, Newton H   Apr 10, 1861 Aug 4, 1881
MORGAN, Orvin B   Dec 16, 1862 Aug 26, 1866
NETTLES, William E   May 22, 1843 Aug 1, 1885
NUEBAUM, T C   [German born Jewish immigrant who died of “brain fever” in an Atlanta hospital” / 1869 / 1893
* O'NEAL, Johnny Howard   Cpl US Army Korea Oct 31, 1930 Sep 26, 1986
* PARTON, S A E   May 18, 1845 Aug 18, 1863
PARSON, Eddie O   “w/o W P PARSON” Mar 10, 1870 Jul 10, 1894
PARSON, W P   Mar 6, 1831 Jun 30, 1892
RANDALL, Little George   “s/o F M & S J RANDALL” [Dates unreadable] ------- -------
ROBERTS, John W   “Age 29 years” “Late of Glassinfryn, Bangor, NW BG” ------- Oct 4, 1873
ROBINSON, J R   Dec 25, 1846 Dec 6, 1904
ROBINSON, J W   Dec 20, 1821 Apr 29, 1899
* ROGERS, Samuel Anthony   “Inf s/o W H & S A ROGERS”
“Age 2 years, 1 month, 13 days”
------- Jul 31, 1859
SATTERFIELD, Mrs Belle   “Age 25 years, 2 months, 8 days” Jun 26, 1800 -------
SMITH, Saralynn   / 1867 / 1892
* SORRELLS, Rosa   “d/o M&M J C SORRELLS” Jan 13, 1907 Jan 14, 1907
STRANGE, John Bentley   “s/o W N & S STRANGE” Jul 7, 1876 Jul 11, 1876
STRANGE, Maria A   “w/o J W STRANGE” Dec 6, 1860 Aug 3, 1895
STRANGE, Sarah K   “w/o W N STRANGE” Jun 27, 1835 May 27, 1903
STRANGE, W N   Sep 7, 1827 Aug 17, 1901
STRICKLAND, Sarah   Oct 16, 1779 Jul 23, 1881
TAYLOR, Fannie   “w/o R E TAYLOR” Apr 22, 1872 Jul 9, 1895
THOMPSON, Infants   “Inf/o M&M T J THOMPSON” May 5, 1864 May 5, 1853
THOMPSON, Infants   “Inf/o M&M T J THOMPSON” Apr 19, 1869 Apr 19, 1869
* THOMPSON, James E   “s/o William & Mary A THOMPSON”
“Co A 4th Texas Reg CSA”
May 31, 1843 May 5, 1864
THOMPSON, James Walter   “s/o LQC & M G THOMPSON” Sep 18, 1876 Sep 18, 1878
THOMPSON, L Q C   Jan 18, 1859 Dec 5, 1875
THOMPSON, L Q C   Feb 16, 1823 May 27, 1901
THOMPSON, Thomas J   Dec 16, 1827 Aug 20, 1900
THOMPSON, Troupie E   Jun 1, 1857 Apr 17, 1906
TOLBERT, Thomas Posey   May 15, 1897 Jun 10, 1899
TOLBERT, Wiley Benjamin   Jul 8, 1899 Jul 13, 1900
* WARE, James M   Mar 10, 1810 Sep 26, 1873
WILLIAMS, Earnest   Apr 8, 1902 Sep 15, 1902
WILLIAMS, Elvira   Sep 22, 1827 Feb 1, 1902
* WILLIAMS, Jonathan D   Mar 15, 1840 Dec 15, 1883
* WILLIAMS, Margret   “Age 29 years” ------- Jul 25, 1860
WILLIAMS, Mattie   Oct 14, 1877 Oct 17, 1878
WILLIAMS, Robert O   “Age 36 years” “Born North Wales” ------- Feb 4, 1849
WILSON, J W   Oct 12, 1833 Apr 10, 1899
WILSON, S D   Jun 13, 1803 Jul 23, 1860
WRIGHT, E V   “Mother of Mary” [Assumed to be Mother of Mary THOMPSON] Jan 19, 1814 Jan 10, 1901
WRIGHT, James A   ------- May 9, 1926
YORK, A H
* 2nd photo
  / 1843 / 1925
* YORK, Emma WOZENCROFT   1852 1934
* YORK, Jasper Newton   Serg Co A 1 GA Cal CSA 1837 1867
* YORK, Emma WOZENCROFT   Serg Co A 1 GA Cal CSA Jul 2, 1834 Nov 22, 1903
YOUNG, J W   Mar 1856 May 1874



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