Arkansas Cemeteries

 

NEWTON-DUNAWAY FAMILY CEMETERY

Est. ca 1847

Union County, Arkansas

Submitted by Janice Holzer, April 10, 2004

 

This cemetery is located on the Old Champagnolle plantation, Northeast of El Dorado. This canvass was done by Ralph O. & Violet Weldon on January 25, 1986.

 

GREEN TAYLOR NEWTON 7-28-1848 to 8-5-1852

 

JAMES NEWTON 5-18-1838 to June 1862 at Shiloh

Capt. Co A 1st Ark Inf CSA

 

JAMES NEWTON WRIGHT 9-1-1861 to 4-1-1862 s/of J.G. & M.A. (Newton) Wright

 

JOHN NEWTON 1-15-1805 to 11-3-1851

 

JOHN C. DUNAWAY 1822 to 6-18-1847 a native of Autauga Co., AL

 

Mrs. PENELOPE G. LAMAR 10-9-1813 to 7-29-1875 (1st husband was John Newton)

 

TIMOTHY G. DUNAWAY 4-28-1785 to 2-5-1868

 

TIMOTHY I. LAMAR 1-23-1835 to 9-14-1889

 

WILLIAM P. NEWTON 5-20-1846 to 5-4-1850

 

*There is another Newton cemetery, East of El Dorado, about 300 ' off Hwy. 82 East, near Dunbar lane. Until a few months ago this cemetery was taken over by dense brush & almost impossible to get to. I visited it in April 2004 & found 3 tombstones in pristine condition, for Newtons. It was fenced off with old wooden post & steel cable, about 10 x 10 '. (The fence / cable was partially collapsed) See the other listing.

 

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