Jefferson County
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Roper Cemetery
Located in Grand Prairie Twp. Section 9
Walked & Indexed By: Cindy Ford
October 28, 2000
Photos Submitted By:Cindy Ford * 3-15-2003

This Cemetery is not maintained. There are stones
that have been toppled over and moved 
it looks as though someone has 
attempted or may have succeeded
in digging up a grave. 
There are a few unmarked graves..

 

     | Beadle, Florence R.  8-17-1864    12-3-1895

     Pictures of Sally and J.B. Stone did not turn out
     | Clopton, Sally A.    1-5-1842     10-1-1881  w/o J.B.      footstone
     | Clopton, J.B.        1-1-1837     9-19-1897

     | Elliott, M. Eva                   4-6-1864   d/o H.A.      footstone
     | Elliott, Sarah V.                 10-21-1872 31y3m8d w/o H.footstone

     | Roper, David         9-27-1802    1-6-1855
     | Roper, Elizabeth     9-26-1851    10-19-1855 d/o F&MJ
     | Roper, Julia & Julius B&D         10-22-1899 son & dau. of FB&CB
     | Roper, Margaret J.   3-4-1832     2-19-1889  w/o Franklin  footstone
     | Roper, Franklin      8-20-1828    12-2-1901  stone errected by F.B. Roper son


****NOTES****
Added from Fred Justice reading which was done
in the 1960's

Roper, Elizabeth                  1856       63y

Spence, Harry E.                  1867       4y s/o S&A

 
 
 
 
 

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