Search billions of records on

to the
Dent County

MOGenWeb Project



Located Hwy. 68 N. to Co. Rd. 325 (3 graves)

This was copied from "Ozark Heritage Dent County Missouri Area Cemeteries & Families" Vol III 1994 by Ken Fiebelman of Salem, MO.

Reprinted with the permission of Ken Fiebelman on behalf of the Dent County Historical Society


BELEW, HOSEA    1815 – Mar. 22, 1857    Married Cynthia Matilda Sturgeon in 1835 at Lauderdale Co., AL (She is buried in Arkansas). Their children: John Newton (m. Mary M. Hicks, buried at Johnson Cemetery); Rainey, Thomas Jefferson (buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery); Elias Alexander (m. Ailey Severnia Rice, 1866, Dent Co., to Texas Co.), William, Elizabeth (buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery); James Henry (to TX & AR), Christopher Columbus 'Lum' (to IL); Cynthia M. There were 4 Belew brothers in the Battle of Wilson’s Creek; from Mussell Shoals AL to near St. James & later to Dent Co. ---John & Jeff spent the rest of their lives here.


BELEW, ANDREW J.     Born & died ca. 1859.    Infant son of John Newton Belew & Mary M. Hicks Belew. 


BELEW, MARY J.     Born & died ca. 1860.     Infant daughter of John Newton Belew & Mary M. Hicks Belew.

(These were the two eldest children of John & Mary Belew.)



Return to Cemetery Index

Search this site powered by FreeFind

You are visitor [an error occurred while processing this directive]

hosted_by_rootsweb.gif (2319 bytes)

Dent County Coordinator: R. Schmedake

Updated On Tuesday, December 16, 2014 

© 2005 - 2014 by: Dent County, MO. MOGenWeb Coordinator