Holmes County, Florida

Liberty (Hill) Cemetery

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(transcribed by Maggie Ripke from the WPA Effort)

DIRECTIONS:  From the intersection of State Roads #39 and #165, 2 miles south of Esto, go east on #165 for 3 miles.  Cemetery lies 228 feet on the left (north) side of road.

NAME

WAR

RANK

ORGANIZATION

BORN

DIED

Hooten, John E

C

unknown

Co H 5th Ga Regt

1845

1920

Pelham, Epenitus

C

Pvt

Ala Home Gd

1848

1914

Underwood, John N

C

Pvt

Co E 4th Fla Inf

1846

1921

These records were transcribed by Maggie Ripke and are part of the WPA Veteran's Grave Registration project that was conducted 1940 - 1941 in Holmes County FL.

This cemetery is located north of highway 90 take 79 to Esto and turn on Highway 2 to the East (right) go about 3 miles and it is located on the left side of the road up on the hill. This has a few unmarked graves,  but the cemetery is unmarked next to the unmarked church which is Liberty.

File contributed for use in USGENWEB ARCHIVES by Sharon Tibbits Grant shar442@bellsouth.net; Surveyed on November 24, 2002 by Leaon and Sharon Grant.

 

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Abbreviations used: 

 

WWI:  World War I etc

dob:  date of birth

dod:  date of death

s/p:  buried in the same plot with

s/o:  buried beside of

dbl:  double headstone with

 

BASS,  Ruth dob February 16, 1913 dod May 18, 2000 married December 4, 1932 to W

BASS,  W E Buster dob March 13, 1909 dod December 30, 1989 dbl Ruth

BISHOP,  Infant daughter of Willie and Ola no information

BUSH,  Luella dob September 26, 1897 dod July 30, 1909 daughter of JW and SF

 COOK,  R J dob March 3, 1860 dod April 3, 1924 s/o his wife

COOK,  RJ Mrs dob October 16, 1860 dod August 4, 1922 s/o RJ as wife and unmarked adult

 DOUGLAS,  Nancy Julia dob 1897 dod 1971 s/p Mary, Nancey and Leon Register

 EVANS,  Sarah A dob September 21, 1859 dod May 24, 1928 dbl William s/o Stillborn son

EVANS,  Stillborn son of WA and Sarah only date 1900

EVANS,  William A dob February 9, 1857 dod March 1, 1934 dbl Sarah

HILL,  Charlie M dob October 27, 1893 dod September 30, 1965 dbl Lou

HILL,  Lou Dell dob July 28, 1910 dod July 1, 1989 dbl Charlie

HOLLAND,  Ben W only date December 31, 1932

HOLLAND,  Clarcy dob March 24, 1871 dod September 13, 1922 s/o her husband S W

HOLLAND,  George Alto dob February 4, 1899 dod September 17, 1982 dbl Sarah

HOLLAND,  George R only date June 15, 1936

HOLLAND,  James R only date August 10, 1941

HOLLAND,  Sarah E dob April 11, 1903 dod December 16, 1973 married April 22, 1923 to G A

HOLLAND,  S W dob January 21, 1870 dod July 24, 1923 s/o wife Clarcy

HOOTEN,  John E dob January 7, 1845 dod October 1, 1920 PVT Co H 5 Ga Inf

HOOTEN,  John E Mrs dob July 10, 1866 dod June 27, 1920 s/o Husband and 2 unmarked

KELLEY,  Callie M dob April 29, 1866 dod March 2, 1947 dbl David

KELLEY,  David J dob August 8, 1858 dod July 29, 1936 dbl Callie

KELLEY,  David J Jr dob March 11, 1898 dod January 27, 1974 s/p Sawyer and Bass

KELLEY,  George Lemuel dob September 2, 1901 dod October 25, 1990 dbl Ruby

KELLEY,  Maye dob November 2, 1899 dod June 7, 1981 s/p Bass and Sawyer

KELLEY,  Myrtle dob January 27, 1908 dod April 14, 1996 s/p Bass and Sawyer

KELLEY,  Nodean dob January 4, 1904 dod November 8, 1982 s/p Bass and Sawyer

KELLEY,  Ruby Turner dob August 27, 1908 dod December 30, 1991 married January 2, 1926 to George

KENNEDY,  Porter Graham dob December 18, 1910 dod August 17, 1985

MCKNIGHT,  Addie Aleaner dob June 20, 1915 dod December 15, 1995 dbl Wiliam

MCKNIGHT,  Billie Joe dob June 3, 1847 dod December 21, 1947

MCKNIGHT,  Larry dob and dod September 23, 1956 s/o Terry

MCKNIGHT,  Martha Ann dob and dod June 17, 1941 s/o Billy Joe

MCKNIGHT,  Terry dob and dod September 23, 1956 s/o Larry

MCKNIGHT,  William Daniel dob September 25, 1914 dod February 27, 1976 dbl Addie s/p Terry, Larry, Billy and Martha

PELHAM,  Amanda J dob February 4, 1856 dod December 15, 1931 s/o Epenitus and Ella

PELHAM,  Amanda Vera dob May 1901 dod February 1904 s/p Annie, James, Charles and Delita

PELHAM,  Annie Ruth dod October 1919 dod June 1920 s/p Delita, Charles, James and Amanda

PELHAM,  B Floyd dob June 21, 1882 dod February 22, 1971 dbl Mary

PELHAM,  Charles Wilson dob November 1877 dod May 1939 s/o Delita, Annie, James and Amanda

PELHAM,  Delita dob June 13, 1884 dod May 6, 1974 s/p Charles, Annie, James and Amanda

PELHAM,  Ella Jane dob October 4, 1873 dod September 9, 1917 s/o Amanda and J Wesley

PELHAM,  Ellam M dob November 8, 1912 dod November 26, 1912 s/p J H and Gertrude

PELHAM,  Epenitus dob February 11, 1848 dod January 21, 1914 Pvt Al Home Guards CSA Army s/p J H and Gertrude husband of Amanda J

PELHAM,  Gertrude dob August 25, 1877 dod August 13, 1923 dbl J H s/p John, Ellam, Vasta, Epenitus, Amanda, Ella  and J Wesley

PELHAM,  James Lee dob September 1916 dod October 1916 s/p Amanda, Annie, Charles and Delita

PELHAM,  J H dob November 5, 1875 dod January 20, 1920 dbl Gertrude

PELHAM,  J Wesley dob January 8, 1895 dod April 10, 1953 s/o Ella Jane

PELHAM,  John  dob June 14, 1916 dod August 25, 1919 s/p Gertrude and J H

PELHAM,  Mary dob December 15, 1883 dod July 4, 1965 or 55 dbl B Floyd

PELHAM,  Sarah L dob 1881 dod unknown dbl William s/p Virgle

PELHAM,  Vasta dob January 17, 1910 dod August 10, 1910 s/p J H and Gertrude

PELHAM,  Virgle R dob June 5, 1908 dod May 1, 1929 s/p William and Sarah

PELHAM,  William C dob 1880 dod 1943 dbl Sarah s/p Virgle

PHILLIPS,  Betress dob March 30, 1895 dod October 16, 1982 dbl H Preston

PHILLIPS,  Calvin dod March 2, 1924 dod September 29, 1984 dbl Pearlie

PHILLIPS,  H Preston dob June 30, 1895 dod March 15, 1966 WWI Pvt 3 TNG Reg dbl Betress

PHILLIPS,  Pearlie S dob March 25, 1927 dod none dbl Calvin

MILLER,  W J dob February 5, 1902 dod February 20, 1924 s/o Ed Shirah

REGISTER,  Alfred C dob October 4, 1893 dod December 18, 1976 dbl Druesiller s/o Buliah Sellers

REGISTER,  Carol Ruth baby no information s/o Geraldine

REGISTER,  Cletus Leon dob January 3, 1943 dod December 21, 1991 s/o Jacqueline has poem MKCM Coast Guard Vietnam

REGISTER,  Druesiller dob January 28, 1902 dod September 16, 1982 dbl Alfred s/p Buliah Sellers

REGISTER,  Geraldine M dob February 23, 1932 dod March 20, 1966 s/o Carol and Ralph s/p Richard, and Ricky

REGISTER,  Gilbert E dob March 23, 1911 dod September 17, 2000

REGISTER,  Haven J dob December 20, 1914 dod February 7, 1956

REGISTER,  Jacqueline dob August 3, 1939 dod none s/o Cletus

REGISTER,  Leon F dob June 28, 1907 dod February 22, 1980 s/p W, Nancy, Mary and Nancey

REGISTER,  Marlin A dob September 11, 1885 dod October 12, 1944 dbl Melvina

REGISTER,  Mary Jewell dob September 13, 1899 dod October 4, 1901 s/p Nancy, Nancey W and Leon

REGISTER,  Melvina dob January 5, 1892 dod May 29, 1980 married August 23, 1916 to Marlin

REGISTER,  Minnie L dob October 15, 1910 dod June 12, 1994 married October 26, 1930 to Young

REGISTER,  Nancey dob January 26, 1868 dod June 17, 1938 s/o W s/p Mary, Nancy and Leon

REGISTER,  Nancy Julia Douglas dob 1897 dod 1971  s/p Mary, Nancey W and Leon

REGISTER,  Ralph P dob August 2, 1932 dod December 30, 1972 s/o Geraldine s/p Richards, Carol

REGISTER,  Richard Lewis Ricky Jr dob September 9, 1969 dod February 12, 2001 s/p Richard, Ralph, Geraldine and Carol (has a picture)

REGISTER,  Richard P dob October 24, 1900 dod January 17, 1981 s/p Richard, Ralph, Geraldine and Carol

REGISTER,  W A J dob October 30, 1969 dod January 22, 1943 s/o Nancey s/p Leon, Nancy, Mary

REGISTER,  Young O dob March 3, 1905 dod January 1, 1970 dbl Minnie

RICH,  Mary Caroline dob December 14, 1910 dod June 18, 1917 daughter of Malachi and Sarah

SAWYER,  Allie A dob 1899 dod 1956

SAWYER,  J G Jr dob October 21, 1901 dod July 20, 1906 son of J G and Lizzie

SAWYER,  John G dob September 19, 1867 dod September 28, 1922 s/o Lizzie

SAWYER,  Lizzie Pearl dob January 26, 1876 dod December 10, 1912 wife of John

SAWYER,  Nannie only has died 1920

SELLERS,  Benjamin F dob September 12, 1899 dod March 15, 1957

SELLERS,  Buliah Castillia dob November 28, 1892 dod March 21, 191 s/o Alfred and Druesiller Register

SELLERS,  James Joshua Dock dob August 1, 1896 dod September 18, 1979 s/o John and Sarah

SELLERS,  John dob August 15, 1850 dod March 20, 1946 husband of Sarah s/p James

SELLERS,  Ledel Tew dob July 16, 1916 dod May 12, 1987

SELLERS,  Sarahan dob February 4, 1860 dod October 4, 1912 wife of John s/p James

SHIRAH,  Ed dob July 27, 1900 dod June 12, 1950 s/o W J Miller

SIMPSON,  Sarah Besse dob August 28, 1892 dod March 3, 1933

SMITH,  Bettie dob December 25, 1854 dod February 15, 1930 s/o Mose

SMITH,  Mose dob October 10, 1853 dod March 18, 1918 s/o Bettie

SNELL,  Bessie dob March 10, 1908 dod November 8, 1935 s/o Wilmer

SNELL,  Wilmer Ray dob 1906 dod 1980 s/o Bessi Snell and Mollie Underwood

SPURLOCK,  Fred M dob August 7, 1937 dod April 4, 1999

STRICKLAND,  Bertie L only has died 1935 s/p Young , Jesse and Bobbie

STRICKLAND,  Bobbie Neal dob November 16, 1949 dod February 20, 19689 s/p Jesse, Bertie and Young

STRICKLAND,  Jesse D dob September 23, 1914 dod October 8, 1999 PFC US Army WWII

STRICKLAND,  Young only has died 1919 s/p Bertie, Jesse and Bobbie

TAYLOR,  Joseph Lewis dob May 6, 1910 dod September 13, 1991 dbl Rosie

TAYLOR,  Rosie Nellie dob April 27, 1916 dod none dbl Joseph

TEW,  Bedy C dob March 30, 1895 dod November 7, 1962 dbl James

TEW,  James Albert dob September 12, 1893 dod April 17, 1973 dbl Bedy s/p Mack

TEW.  Ledel dob July 16, 1916 dod May we, 1987

TEW,  Mack L dob November 22, 1918 dod November 2, 1983 CPL US Army WWII

TINDEL,  Amy Jane dob February 27, 1876 dod April 15, 1957 dbl Samuel

TINDEL,  Ida dob May 22, 1903 or 08 dod February 12, 1914 daughter of Samuel and Amy

TINDEL,  Samuel David dob May 10, 1877 dod February 24, 1905 dbl Amy

TREADWAY,  Annie Nell dob July 17, 1924 dod November 7, 1989 s/o Carroll Williamson

 UNDERWOOD,  John N dob May 7, 1846 dod March 21, 1926 CSA s/o Sarah

UNDERWOOD,  Laura J dob 1885 dod 1978 dbl Thomas

UNDERWOOD,  Mollie Elizabeth dob 1878 dod 1968 s/p Bessie and Wilmer Snell s/o unmarked

UNDERWOOD,  Sarah dob December 27, 1844 dod May 16, 1919 s/o John  (broken)

UNDERWOOD,  Thomas J dob 1878 dod 1951 dbl Laura

WALSH,  Clarcy E Eulah dob August 2, 1916 dod August 17, 1916 s/p William

WALSH,  Infant son of J W dob December 8, 1911 dod December 9, 1911

WALSH,  William Walter dob September 19, 1898 dod August 11, 1919 s/p Clarcy

WALKER,  Georgian Shipes dob September 29, 1870 dod March 5, 1948 s/p J and Gussie; w/o Jason Walker
Maiden name added by Rev Patricia Bush 16 Apr 2012.

WALKER,  Grace dob July 21, 1917 dod June 17, 1930 s/o Roy

WALKER,  Gussie E dob October 8, 1896 dod February 17, 1991 married October 22, 1916 to J

WALKER,  J P Press dob March 21, 1889 dod March 16, 1971 dbl Gussie s/p Georgian

WALKER,  Roy Nathan dob March 16, 1928 dod April 29, 1969 SGT US Air Force dbl Grace

WILLIAMSON,  Beulah C dob April 29, 1889 dod July 7, 1966


WILLIAMSON,  Carroll H only date May 31, 1913 US Army 1941-1945 Sicily, Normandy, Central Europe s/p Annie Treadway as brother

WILLIAMSON,  Eratus N dob October 27, 1889 dod July 7, 1966 dbl Beulah s/p Carrol and Annie Treadway

 


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