Oak Grove Cemetery
Oak Grove Cemetery is
near Sparta, Chickasaw Co, MS. It is an old cemetery, pre-dating
the Civil War. Many markers have disappeared, others are broken
on the ground, and the tornado in Spring, 1971 caused destruction.
Copied by Mrs. Annie
McGowan & Myra Lake Howell, June, 1971.
Susan A., B.
22, 1914, D. Jul 1, 1915
B. Nov 9, 1880, D. May 2, 1915
B. Oct 11, 1875, D. Jul 12, 1945
Sousannah Mrs., D.
Nov 3, 1867, wife of A. Nixon, 58 y, 5 m, 10 d
A., Died Feb 19,
1875, 69 y, 7 m, part of marker gone
Mary Jane, B. Aug
21, 1854, D. Sep 19, 1858, dau of N. & E. J.
broken here), D. Jun 11, 1876
Infant, D. 1883,
(date not clear)
Henry A., B. &
D. Feb 23, 1883, son of J. A. & S. A. Norman
Thomas M., no dates
given, Co F 3 MS Inf CSA
Mary A., B. Nov 26,
1819, D. Feb 11, 1866, 45 y, 2 m, 15 d, marker
Thomas, B. Sep 18,
1886, D. Dec 4, 1886, son of R. W. & M. S.
Angie, B. Oct 24,
1889, D. Nov 5, 1892, dau of R. W. & M. S.
Cassie, B. Sep 9,
1891, D. Aug 8, 1898, dau of R. W. & M. S. Foster
Mary L. King, B.
Feb 8, 1874, D. Jun 20, 1900, dau of Clark &
Fannie B., B. May
1853, D. Mar 5, 1885, wife of J. L. Kennedy
Samuel W., D. Jan
14, 1876, son of J. M. & M. E. Keeton, 5 y, 3 m,
July 20, 1922, no
other date given, Pvt 24 MS Inf CSA
NOTE: The following
submitted by Greg Farino and
is wondering if following information
found on Civil War records could possibly be the same
person. J. W. Lanham, Regiment
Infantry, Side Confederate,
Company H, Soldier's
Rank_In Private, Soldier's
Rank_Out Private, Alternate
Aug 8, 1850,
D. Feb 29, 1930
PERRY, little Gradie, B.
Aug 14, 1896, D. Jan 11, 1898, son of J. E. & E. M.
FOSTER, Leland W., B. Apr
13, 1895, D. Jul 11, 1898, son of R. B. & H. S.
FOSTER, Infant of Rev. A.
J. & Mary Foster, dates, if any, illegible
DAVIS, (marker broken, top
of name gone), D. Oct 15, 1851, son of (illegible) &
Nancy Davis, age broken and
HARRELL, Jas. W., B. Jul
22, 1805, D. May 2, 1877, 71 y, 9 m, 10 d
HARRELL, Mary Ann, D. Sep
9, 1871, wife of J. W. Harrell
(surname illegible), Osker E., no dates given, son of (illegible)
FELSINGER, N. A., B. Aug
16, 1847, D. Jul 29, 1902
MOSELEY, Mrs. Rebecca, D.
Dec 16, 1875, 50 y, 9 m
MOSELEY, Willie W., Aug
18, 1875, son of W. E. & Laura Moseley, 3 y, 25 d
Misc info: Thomas
Pate mar. Sarah Meeks Davis, dau of Wm. & Satsy
Davis. Sarah Meeks Davis B. Feb
25, 1832, D. Mar 3,
may be buried
here. Sarah Meeks Davis'
brother, J. R. Davis is
Baptist Cemetery, Chickasaw Co, MS
B. Jul 20, 1805, son of Ichabod & Gatsy Belk
Sousannah Mixon obviously his 1st
wife because his will
Laura. Alexander Mixon's sister
was Nicey May Mixon
Jeptha Harrington, son of Col. James
F. Harrington &
Harrington. Col. James F.
& Sarah Lusk Harrington
Amity Baptist Cemetery, Chickasaw Co, MS
to Chickasaw Co Home Page
Oct 22, 1998 by Jackie
to Chickasaw Cemetery Index
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