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OLD SMYRNA CEMETERY OF NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TEXAS

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OLD SMYRNA CEMETERY OF NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TEXAS
 

     The Old Smyrna Cemetery is located in the far south section of Nacogdoches County. From Lufkin take Hwy. 103 East approximately 18 miles to FM 226. Turn right (South) on FM 226. Go approximately 4.5 miles to CR 489, turn left (East). Go approximately 2.5 miles and the cemetery is on the right side.

     This transcript was made 22 May 2004 by Debra and Bob Hardin.
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Old Smyrna Cemetery Gate
 

cemetery gate

 
Old Smyrna Cemetery Vista 1
 

cemetery vista one

 
Old Smyrna Cemetery Vista 2
  cemetery vista two  
TOMBSTONE TRANSCRIPTION OF Old Smyrna Cemetery
  Name Born Died Additional Information  
There were ten graves marked with foot markers, no names or head stones.
Barnett, Josephine Hightower Lowery Jackson      
Brantley, Bennie Feb. 14, 1873 Feb. 6, 1880 son of W.F. and Sarah L. Brantley
Brantley, “little” Susie Feb. 28, 1868 Sept. 7, 1874 dau. Of W.F. and Sarah L. Brantley
Name missing Dec. 26, Year (missing) Dec. 14, 1872 1872 (?) unsure of #2
Brantley, name missing June 13, 1869 July 16, 1867 Grave is with other Brantleys
Brantley, B.F. ------------ Aug. 11, 1878  
Courtney, M. L. Mar., 15, 1875 May 25, 1892  
Cureton, W. O. 1816 1876 Stone : Co. A, 11 Texas Inf., C.S.A
Ivy, Florence G. Nov. 21, 1875 Oct. 17, 1880 Dau. Of ?. A. and Fannie C. Ivy
Jackson, Andrew ------------ --------- Stone reads: Co. H, 47 LA. INF.C.S.A.
Jackson, baby ?? Sept. 8, 1899 Assuming death date -could be Birth date
Jackson, baby Nov. 5, 1901 ??? Marker reads: d-unknown
Jackson, baby Sept. 6, 1903 ??? Marker reads: d-unknown
Jackson, Josephine Hightower Lowery Barnett 1834 1902  
Love, Elizabeth Ann May 3, 1839 Jan. 15, 1886  
Love, Emely Louesar Feb. 13, 1871 Sept. 12, 1888  
Love, Emmer Francis Aug. 23, 1867 Jan. 25, 1902  
Love, John James May 9, 1824 Nov. 20, 1903  
Sowell, P. H. 1857 July 12, 1889  
Stripling, Jr., Ben J. Oct. 12, 1860 July 20, 1888  
Stripling, Ben J. May 23, 1832 Sept. 26, 1880 * Double marker with Narcissus Johnson Stripling
Whatley, Bertie Whitehead 1898 1982  
Whitehead, Amanda March 1, 1861 Aug. 12, 1953 Stone reads: “ Our Mother”
Whitehead, Teddy 1901 1986  
Stripling, Narcissa Johnson Nov. 22, 1835 May 23, 1881 * Double marker with Ben J. Stripling
Whitton, James M. --------- ---------- Grandfather of Grady (no dates)
Whitton, Claude D. 1913 1915  
Mojean, ?Izy --------- --------- no dates (name might be Morean)
Morean, M. V. --------- ---------- no dates
 

 

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