Cemeteries of Monroe County, MS

From History of Monroe County, Vol 1.

Submitted by: James Wise

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25 May 2006: " Your list from the archives in Jackson in serious error with the one published in the History of Monroe County, Vol 1. There are names misspelled and many of the S-T-R entries are wrong. Attached is a listing from the history."
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Cemetery Name

Section

Township

Range

Established

Location or Near What Town

?

12

16

6

 

Strong

?

32

13

7

 

 

?

7

16

7

 

Strong

?

27

10

9

 

Tremont

?

9

11

9

 

Tremont

?

9

10

10

 

Tremont

?

11

10

10

 

 

?

28

10

10

 

Tremont

?

24

12

17

 

Turon

?

19

12

18

 

Smithville

?

3

13

18

 

Amory

Abbott

26

15

7

1839 4th

in Darracott, Strong

Alexander, Parker

26

14

15

3rd

E of Aberdeen Tombigbee bridge

Allen, Joe

4

12

18

1st

hwy 25 N

Alsop

19

14

16

3rd

N of Louise Adairs

Arlington Springs

25

14

16

3rd

N of Louise Adairs

Athens

5

13

18

2nd

NW of old Athens Jail

Atkins

11

12

7

1851 5th

on cut off road by John Atkins, Nettleton

Baker

11

13

6

5th

on N McAlister road, Egypt

Baker

3

14

17

1854 2nd

S of Greenwood Spr school, Greenwood Spr

Baptist Grove

8

15

6

4th

by church W of Prairie, Prairie

Beck-Westbrook

17

13

7

1835 5th

 

Beeks

10

14

18

1854 2nd

2 Mi SE of Athens, Amory SW

Bell

23

13

17

1821 5th

begun for Chickasaws

Bethel

11

16

7

3rd

by Church, Strong

Bethlehem

6

12

16

1851 1st

North of church, Turon

Betts

17

12

6

1826 5th

1 grave W of Camargo

Blackwood Grove

9

12

6

5th

E of Calvary church, Shannon

Blair

12

14

17

1859 3rd

E of former Soul's Chapel, Amory SE

Blair, Stacey

11

13

18

1869 2nd

 

Bobby Pickle

12

12

7

1851 1st

W of B.G. Hathcock's

Boggan,

7

13

17

1831 2nd

NE of Rocky Springs church, Greenwood Spr

Bolivar

29

14

18

1836 2nd

2 Mi N of Athens by Halfway Creek

Boyd

10

15

18

3rd

on Indian Mound

Bransford

25

13

6

Wren

 

Brassfield

10

13

7

5th

NE of lake Monroe

Bryan,

26

14

7

1870 4th

220 ft N of Matubba bridge, Aberden

Buchanan,

3

12

6

1851 5th

W of Camargo

Buckingham

10

14

19

1847 2nd

2 mi NE of Aberdeen on old River Road

Buckingham,

1

15

19

1894 3rd

S of Lackey, Amory SW

Burdens'

30

15

7

4th

nr King's Chapel Cem, Aberdeen

Burdine

4

12

9

1872 1st

West of Pierce's Chapel, Turon

Burns

16

14

18

1859 2nd

SE of Athens, NE of Beeks, Amory SW

Butler

21

15

18

1838 3rd

NE of New Hamilton

Caldwell

5

13

7

5th

N of Old Wren

Caldwell

4

12

8

1851 1st

Hwy 25 SW of Smithville

Camargo

2

12

6

1851 5th

above Town Creek SW of Nettleton

Camp

35

13

18

1912 2nd

W of Quincy, Amory

Carter

3

18

17

1870 3rd

on George Sanders farm

Carter, Nash

33

14

18

2nd

NE of Athens

Carter, Neely

11

13

17

2nd

S of Lann

Cedar Grove

14

14

6

4th

by church NW of Aberdeen, Prairie

Cedar Grove

18

15

17

1871 3rd

by former school, Amory SE

Center Hill

23

15

18

1881 3rd

by church, Hamilton

Center Point

6

13

16

2nd

Site of old church

Chapel Grove

9

13

6

5th

W of McAlister road by church, Egypt

Charles Cox

13

12

11

1st

In Splunge Bottom

Chism

23

13

18

2nd

NW of Quincy on back road

Clark

6

12

6

5th

almost extreme NW of county

Clover Ridge

2

10

9

 

Tremont

Cockerham

32

14

17

1853 3rd

on hill W of Buttahatchie, Amory SE

Coleman

6

15

6

4th

2 mi W of Prairie, Prairie

Conwill

7

12

8

 

Nettleton

County Home

23

14

18

2nd

S of County Home, Amory SW

Cowley

35

11

9

1st

Turon

Crawford, George A.

18

13

7

1873 5th

W of Tranquil

Crenshaw

26

13

17

1834 2nd

N of Greenwood Springs

Crossroads

5

16

6

4th

S of church W of Muldon, Muldon

Cunningham

33

12

7

1843 5th

on an Indian mound N of Colbert Hill

Daniel

7

15

6

4th

in Gulf Ordnance Plant

Danner

5

14

16

1862 3rd

on hill S of Gattman

Darden's Chapel

6

13

6

5th

S of church, Egypt

Davis

3

12

7

1851 5th

by Pine Grove Methodist church

Dilworth

7

14

18

1860 2nd

6 markers by Dilworth home

Dilworth

7

14

18

1891 2nd

By Dilworth store

Dobbs

2

15

17

3rd

E of Cockerham bridge

Dred Sykes

20

13

6

5th

N of Old Hebron

Duke

14

16

7

1901 4th

9 mi S of Aberdeen below Darracott, Strong

Dunlap

1

12

8

1st

East of Smithville, Smithville

Dyche

7

15

19

1824 3rd

6 mi S of Aberdeen

Easter

9

14

17

1860 2nd

S of Greenwood Springs, Amory SE

Easter, Elbert

21

14

7

2nd

S of Easter Cem

Easter, Lewis

21

14

17

1882 2nd

Near Elbert E. Cem, Amory SE

Ebenezer

21

14

6

4th

By church of Gibson, Prairie

Enon

23

12

6

1849 5th

NW of New Prospect

Evans

25

15

6

1864 4th

Union soldiers killed in Grierson's Raid

Fears

35

14

19

1885 2nd

Athens-Quincy road

Fig Hill

14

15

18

3rd

by church, Amory SW

First Nichols

25

14

19

3rd

4 Mi E of Aberdeen

Flynt

19

13

18

2nd

S of Greenbrier

Foushee

16

12

6

5th

nr Chickasaw county line

Free Grace

2

16

7

4th

by church in Daracott, Strong

Friendship

20

14

7

4th

Aberdeen by church, Aberdeen

Fuqua

3

13

18

1881 1st

East of Hatley Cemetery

Gates

4

13

6

5th

S of old Hwy 41

George

36

13

6

1854 5th

E of S end of McAlister road

George Pickle

23

12

17

1st

near Cooper Jones

Gillelyn

1

13

18

1843 1st

North of Stacey Blair Cemetery, Amory

Gilleylen

12

13

18

 

Amory

Gilliland

13

12

17

 

Turon

Goldsmith

15

12

9

1st

Hwy 25 North

Gordon

34

12

6

5th

S of hwy 41

Gray

35

11

7

5th

cut off road S of Liberty

Greenbrier

19

13

18

1858 2nd

1 mi S of Becker, Amory

Greenwood

15

16

6

4th

by church on Hwy 45 Alt S, Muldon

Greenwright

26

12

17

1st

1 marker NW of Splunge,

Gunn

25

16

6

1846 4th

on Young place nr Muldon

Harmony

14

13

18

2nd

by church, Amory

Hathcock

6

12

10

1st

By former Piney Flat School, Turon

Hatley

3

13

18

1851 1st

SE of crossroads, Amory

Haughton Memorial

26

12

19

1st

Amory

Henderson

22

14

6

4th

NE of Ebenezer church

Hester

36

11

7

5th

E of hwy 371 nr Itawamba county, Nettleton

Hester Site

19

12

8

5th

2nd oldest prehistoric site in US

Hillard

6

14

19

1904 2nd

1 marker by Cliff Hillard place

Hogan

10

13

7

5th

nr Council Tree marker

Holliday

5

15

6

4th

inter of Hwys Alt 45 & 382

Holliday

10

15

18

1877 3rd

by former Friendship church, Amory SW

Holliday, Mathew

13

12

7

1839 5th

overlooking Bigbee

Hopewell

9

11

10

 

Tremont

Howell

4

14

18

1862 2nd

E of Athens, Amory

Irvin

20

13

16

1863 2nd

Near Orville Irvin place

James Creek

11

15

7

4th

by church S of Aberdeen, Aberdeen

Johnson

19

13

18

1st

North Amory

Johnson

36

14

18

1871 2nd

Athens-Quincy road

Jones

34

11

9

1872 1st

3 Mi NE of Smithville, Turon

Jones

7

14

17

1857 2nd

2 mi SW of Greenwood Springs, Amory SE

Jones

4

16

18

3rd

E of Railroad

Jones Chapel

32

11

7

5th

W of church, Nettleton

Kennedy Chapel

5

11

10

 

Tremont

Keys

29

13

7

1847 5th

NW of New Hope by Wolf creek

Kings Chapel

19

15

7

4th

N of church

King's Mountain

29

14

16

3rd

1 Mi E of Louise Adairs

Kirkpatrick

12

13

19

1864 2nd

by Weaver Creek NW of Becker

Knowles

29

13

18

1840 2nd

N of Athens

Lackey

30

14

18

 

Amory SW

Lakeview

2

14

19

2nd

near Old River road

Lann

5

14

18

1860 2nd

N side of Athens

Lann

2

13

17

1859 1st

2 Mi west of Splunge, Greenwood Spr

Laughridge

7

15

18

3rd

by old Fay Willis home

Lawson

24

13

18

1st

in Amory

League Chapel

3

14

7

4th

by church, Wren

Lebanon

26

15

7

1875 4th

W of old church in Darracott, Strong

Lenoir

18

15

6

4th

SW of Prairie

Lenoir

29

15

6

4th

Confederate & Union soldiers, Muldon

Lewis

21

13

18

2nd

3 mi E of Greenbrier

Liberty

35

11

7

1899 5th

mostly in Itawamba co by church, Nettleton

Lindsay

10

12

9

1st

S of Burdine and Wax, Turon

Lockhart

6

14

16

 

Greenwood Spr

Lockhart

5

14

17

1858 3rd

W of Gattman, Greenwood Spr

Marchbanks

2

15

17

1872 3rd

1 mi S of Cockerham bridge, Amory SE

Masonic

26

12

19

1832 1st

Amory, Wren

Massey

25

12

6

5th

N of hwy 41

Maxey

9

10

9

1836 1st

1 1/2 Mi SW of Pierce's Chapel, Turon

Maxey

9

10

9

 

Tremont

McDuffie

10

15

18

3rd

N of Ross Cem, Amory SW

McKinney

1

13

17

1834 1st

Greenwood Spr

McNairy

1

15

6

4th

in Gulf Ordinance Plant

McQuiston's Grove

19

13

6

5th

W of Dred Sykes Cem

Moore

34

15

7

4th

Darracott, Strong

Moore

11

10

9

 

Tremont

Moore, L.C.

16

13

18

2nd

3 mi E of Becker

Morison

23

12

18

1921 1st

N of Hatley

Moss

36

14

17

1869 3rd

Yellow Springs

Moss & Reed

6

15

16

 

 

Mound

2

13

19

1838 2nd

Indian Mound SW of Amory

Mound Olive

29

13

7

5th

on hwy 45 N of church

Mount Hebron

10

14

18

2nd

N of Beeks Cem

Mount Monah

1

11

9

 

Tremont

Mount Moriah

6

14

7

4th

by church on Hwy 45 N, Wren

Mount Nebo

13

15

6

4th

by old church near Alex Chandlers

Mount Union

25

15

6

4th

E of church nr Hwy 25 at Muldon, Muldon

Mount Zion

24

14

6

4th

nr Gibson by church, Prairie

Mount Zion

33

12

17

1st

by site of 1st Baptist ch in county

Mt. Zion

13

12

18

 

Smithville

Mullins

38

11

6

1845 5th

Nettleton

Munson-Kyle-Howell

3

13

6

1887 5th

on old hwy 41

Netherly

19

13

16

1881 2nd

S Sipsey

Nettleton

36

11

6

5th

S Nettleton, Nettleton

Nettleton Club

5

12

8

1844 5th

nr Tombigbee river, Smithville

New Hebron

5

14

6

4th

nr Egypt by church, Egypt

New Hope

17

16

6

4th

extreme SW of county by church, Muldon

New Hope

33

13

7

1856 5th

S of church

New Hope

2

10

9

 

Tremont

New Hope

20

12

17

1826 1st

in Parham community, Turon

New Prospect

23

12

6

5th

W of hwy 45 by church

New Prospect

28

14

18

1851 3rd

by church, Amory SW

Nichols

30

14

19

1862 3rd

3 mi E of Aberdeen

Odd Fellows

2

15

7

1841 4th

Aberdeen, Aberdeen

Old Cemetery

35

14

7

1838 3rd

Aberdeen

Old Centre

32

13

17

1816 2nd

Greenwood Spr

Old Hamilton

7

16

19

3rd

nr 1st courthouse on Sam Crawford pl

Old Hebron

31

13

6

5th

on old Gregg-Garth place

Old Mt Pisgah

12

10

9

 

Tremont

Old Pickles

9

13

16

1881 2nd

E Sipsey

Old Union

2

13

6

1852 5th

on site of former Union church,Egypt

Page's Chapel

17

12

6

5th

nr Chickasaw co line

Paine's

20

12

7

5th

N of Town Creek

Paine's Chapel

13

16

6

4th

S of Strong, Muldon

Pea Ridge

3

14

7

4th

 

Pearces Chapel

3

12

9

1921 1st

by church, Turon

Pickles

8

13

16

1859 2nd

E of Sipsey River

Pilgrim Rest

9

12

16

1st

north of Thompson Cem

Pine Grove

3

12

7

1846 5th

NW of church, Nettleton

Pisgah

28

12

7

1864 5th

W of Town Creek, Nettleton

Pisgah

13

10

9

 

Tremont

Pleasaant Grove

35

14

17

1851 3rd

by church, Amory SE

Pleasant Grove

12

14

6

4th

by church, Aberdeen

Pleasant Hill

24

14

18

1863 3rd

1 1/2 mi S of Westville, Amory SW

Pleasant Ridge

32

15

17

3rd

by church

Pleasant Valley

14

13

6

5th

W of church on McAlister road

Poplar Springs

6

12

6

5th

by church NW section of county, Shannon

Posey

26

13

18

1874 2nd

Amory

Prairie

8

15

6

4th

West of other Priairie Cem

Prairie

9

15

6

4th

W of town

Puckett

14

13

18

2nd

by Hwy 278 NW of Quincy

Quincy

30

13

17

1870 2nd

N & S of hwy 278, Greenwood Spr

Ray

17

13

16

2nd

 

Reedy

34

14

6

1908 4th

2 mi N of Prairie on a mound

Reeves

15

15

17

1877 3rd

S Wolfe Road

Reich

22

12

18

1st

N of Hatley

Reynolds

32

13

7

5th

district line road

Richard Brown

1

11

9

1895 1st

West of Bethlehem

Riggan

19

12

16

 

Turon

Riggan Chapel

31

12

16

1886 1st

site of old church, Greenwood Spr

Riggns's

34

11

16

1851 1st

NE of county by AL

Roberts

5

15

17

1840 3rd

W of Cockerham bridge, Amory SE

Roberts, Griffin

5

16

19

3rd

Old Hamilton

Roberts, Tom

21

13

17

2nd

3 mi W of Lann Cem

Rogers

26

15

6

4th

 

Ross

15

15

18

1885 3rd

1mi N of Hamilton school, Amory SW

Rowland

21

14

7

4th

N of Aberdeen

Sandifer

23

15

17

3rd

Aberdeen-Caledonia road

Sardis

25

15

18

1857 3rd

on Reeves place S of Caledonia road, Hamilton

Sartor

21

14

16

2nd

2 mi S of larger Sartor Cen

Sartor

9

14

17

1868 2nd

3 mi S of Greenwood Springs, Amory SE

Seeley

11

15

18

1846 3rd

 

Shiloh

21

12

16

1st

W of Thompson Cem

Siloam

4

12

9

1886 1st

1 Mi W of Old Pearce's Chapel, Turon

Small

34

11

16

1st

By Riggins Cem

Smith

18

13

7

5th

nr hwy 45 N of Tranquil

Smith

7

12

16

1901 1st

1 Mi S of Weaver Creek, Turon

Smithson

30

14

16

1890 3rd

on Neeley Creek 1/2 mi E of Wolfe Road

Smithville

6

11

9

1853 1st

NW of town

Splunge

36

12

16

1st

Chickasaw Indian Cem

Splunge School

36

12

16

1909 1st

1 marker

Spring Creek

33

15

7

4th

W of Darracott by church, Strong

Stockton

22

12

17

1899 1st

NW of Weaver Creek

Strong

7

16

7

4th

By church

Strong

18

16

7

1876 4th

nr Clay county, Strong

Suggs

35

12

17

1st

3 mi NE of Hatley by Oak Grove school

Suggs(Springfield)

34

11

9

1853 1st

3 mi NE of Smithville, Turon

Sullivan

35

11

16

1st

NE of the county

Sullivan

7

12

16

1901 1st

N of B.G. Hathcock's

Sullivan

10

15

17

1822 3rd

oldest marker in Monroe Co., Amory SE

Sykes

8

16

6

4th

nr Muldon, Strong

Tartt

12

12

7

1879 5th

E of hwy 371

Taylor

35

15

7

1859 4th

Darracott, Strong

Third Union

32

15

6

4th

Eof church SW of Lenoir's, Muldon

Thompson

3

14

7

1854 1st

NE of Splunge, Wren

Tindall

26

14

7

1853 4th

N of Matubba bridge at Aberdeen

Tranquil

19

13

7

1856 5th

by church on hwy 45 N, Wren

Troup

29

16

17

3rd

SW of Kerr-McGee Plant

Tubb

25

13

18

2nd

SW of Greenbrier

U.D. Pickle

7

12

16

1st

near B.G. Hathcock's

Union Grove

36

11

7

5th

W of Hester Cem, Nettleton

Union Grove

25

12

6

1883 5th

by church E of hwy 45 N, Nettleton

Verner

8

15

17

1855 3rd

SW of Cockerham bridge

Walker

9

13

6

5th

W of Chapel Grove Cem, Egypt

Walker

8

16

6

1860 4th

5 mi SW of Muldon

Walker

27

15

7

1869 4th

Darracott, Strong

Walters

11

15

17

3rd

Amory SE

Ware Hill

2

14

6

 

Egypt

Watkins

23

15

6

1860 4th

NE of Muldon

Watkins, Gude

31

15

6

4th

4 mi W of Muldon

Wax

11

12

8

1st

2 mi SE of Smithville on Hwy 25

Wax

4

11

9

1st

W of Burdine Cem

West

20

15

10

3rd

N of New Hamilton

West

30

14

18

2nd

S of Greenbrier

West, J

30

14

19

1872 3rd

Lackey

Westbrook

13

12

7

5th

E of hwy 45

Whitfield

32

13

7

1852 5th

W of Wolf Creek on Mose Hardy place

Will Roberts

20

12

16

1st

W of Thompson Cem

William P. Carter

3

13

18

1st

By Weaver Creek SE of Hatley

Williams

28

12

7

1863 5th

W of Town Creek above Lusby bridge, Nettleton

Willis

19

15

19

3rd

W of New Hamilton

Willis, Lavinda

21

15

19

3rd

E of New Hamilton

Wilson

19

13

18

2nd

1/2 mi E of Greenbrier

Wilson

6

14

18

1870 2nd

7 mi NE of Tadpole Creek

Woodlawn

20

14

7

4th

Hwy 8 W

Word, Alex

25

13

6

1855 5th

2 mi E of hwy 45 on McAlster road

Word, Frank

5

12

6

5th

SW of old hwy 41

Word, Sam

10

13

6

5th

W of N McAlister road, Egypt

Word, Thomas

21

13

6

5th

E of Dred Sykes Cem

Word-Baker

14

23

6

1852 5th

W of McAlister road

Wren

6

13

7

1896 5th

Old Wren, Wren

Young

8

16

6

4th

5 mi SW of Muldon

Young Memorial

6

11

9

1st

Smithville

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