Attala County, Mississippi


Attala County, Mississippi

Location: T15N-R7E-S35
To reach travel Old Natchez Trace road to Marvin Chapel Cemetery; there turn left or west and go about 1/2 mile. Or travel Hwy #43 and turn east on the Skating Rink road and go 1/2 mile. The cemetery is near Howard Miles home. Amos Allen,Sr.,donated the land for the cemetery for people nearby. It is about 30 yards by 40 yards with the thirty yards running east-west, and the forty yards running north-south. There are only eight marked graves and about 25 unmarked graves. Copied 5 March 1987 by J. A. Flanagan and Bill Epperson, husband of Jane Flanagan Epperson.

F. T. C. FLANAGAN, died 27 Dec 1874, aged 20 yrs.
S. J. FLANAGAN, died 1888, husband of Elizabeth Flanagan
     (unmarked grave - information by Jake Flanagan)
Elizabeth FLANAGAN, died 2 Jan 1873, aged 44 yrs, wife of S.J.Flanagan
Elizabeth A. FLANAGAN, died 1 yr and 3 months old
Son of S. J. FLANAGAN, died 18 June 1868, aged 1 yr 2 mos
Paul W. FLANAGAN, died 13 June 1868, aged 2 yrs 13 days
Turpen A. FLANAGAN, died 2 June 1863, aged 11 mos 2 das
Eugenia C. FLANAGAN, died 13 March 1848, aged 11 mos 24 days
Stephen J. FLANAGAN, died 18 June 1868, aged 4 yrs 2 mos

Abbreviations Used:
( )     Information not on tombstone but added by historians
*      two or more names on one tombstone (double, triple, etc., stone)
#      two or more names on one tombstone (double, triple, etc., stone)
(F.H.M)     temporary Funeral Home Marker
Grave     Noticeable grave without a tombstone
grave - F.H.M.     Noticeable grave with unreadable Funeral Home Marker
(M.E.)     Masonic Emblem on the tombstone
(E.S.E.)     Eastern Star Emblem on the tombstone
(W.O.W.E.)(W.O.W.)  Woodsman of World Emblem on the tombstone



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