Jefferson County, Mississippi
The Shaw Cemetery is located adjacent to US 61 at Lorman, Mississippi. Going south toward Natchez, it is located on the right side of the highway approximately 3/10 mile south of the historical General Store at Lorman. The cemetery has a chain-linked fence which is in need of repair. Recently someone cleaned the cemetery and repaired some of the gravestones. Ten graves have gravestones, in addition, there are approximately 10 grave sites which have no gravestones
This information was compiled on 27 July 2001 by Larry W. Little <email@example.com> . The order of the information is Name, Date of Birth, Date of Death, Inscription or Comment.
Hodge, Julia; 27 Aug 1837 Note: Julia Shaw Hodge wife of William T. Hodge
McMurchy, Alex M.; Sept 1852; Age 40 years
McMurchy, James A.; Aug 1817; 28 May 1848
McMurchy, Margaret; 14 Dec 1835; 28 May 1837
Shaw, Dr. Charles; 22 May 1832; In the 29th year of his life
Shaw, Mary; 15 Sep 1828 Note: Mary "Martha" Shaw
Shaw, Thompson B.; 29 Jan 1794; 31 Mar 1854;
Shaw, William; 14 Sep 1815; In the 45th year of his life Note: Father-in-law of T. B. Shaw
Shaw, James ; 22 Apr 1833; Age 32 years
Shaw, Margaret; 1846; Age 62 years Note: Margaret Cromartie Shaw, the wife of William Shaw who died 6 May 1846
A special thank you to Larry Little for sharing these cemeteries with us and letting us put them online. If you have transcribed one of the Jefferson County cemeteries and would be willing to share the information with us so we could put it online here, please contact Carolyn Switzer firstname.lastname@example.org . We would also like to share pictures of cemeteries and/or gravestones that have been photographed.
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