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Jones/Prince Cemetery Pope Co., AR
Pope County, Arkansas Cemeteries

Jones/Prince Cemetery
Pope County, Arkansas

Thanks go to C. L. and Lina Boyd for their work on this cemetery information


Jones Cemetery entrance

From the junction of Highways 27 and 164 in Scottsville, go north on 164 for 5.1 miles. Turn left on Forest Service Road # 1310 and go north for 13.3 miles. Ther is an old road going north from where 1310 turns east. Walk north on this old road for about 1/8 mile. Cemetery located just north of the old Jones house. Watch for open dug well. Approximately 130 graves in this cemetery with only two of them marked. (Later found two with carving on rocks.)


B    ,  J. P.            carved in rock
B.     1848
D.     1922
Prince, Mark
B.     1820    Alabama
Sp:  Catherine Brewton              Md:  04 Oct 1842 Book A-53 Pope County, Arkansas
Ch:  Mary A. B., James J. B., John McFadden, Nancy, Mark F., 
     Thomas, Aaron and Ellen.
Note: Cpl. Co. B 2nd Ark. Cav. Civil War.
          Co. E 17 Ark Inf.  CSA
View picture of headstone, Item #14, Pope County, Arkansas Scrapbook 
Millicon, L.                      Rock Crypt        
No dates
Yates, Gable S.
B.        1822   Tennessee
Sp: 1. Rebecca
Sp: 2. Sarah Ann Holmes Yates      Md:  26 Sep 1865 Book D-101 Pope County, Ark.
Ch:  Gable S., Mary Jane, Malinda, Elijah M., John P.,
     Abraham, Sarah E., and Polly R.
Note:  Gray's Ark. Bn. Mexican War
View picture of headstone, Item #15, Pope County, Arkansas Scrapbook 
Yates, Lucy                  No marker - possibly buried here
B.        1877    Dry Creek, Pope County, Arkansas
D. 11 Aug 1890    Dry Creek, Pope County, Arkansas
Fa:  G. S. Yates                                Mo:  Sarah Holmes Yates
Note: Courier Democrat article dated 11 Aug 1890. This child does not 
      show up in the 1880 census.

 The above data was compiled and furnished by:
         C. L. and Lina Boyd
         P. O. Box 222
         Dover, AR 


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