Holmes County, Florida

Wilcox Cemetery

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DIRECTIONS:  From the courthouse in Bonifay, go west 1 block, turn right (north) on State Road #39 and go 2 and 3/10 miles.  Turn left (west on Bonifay-Black AL dirt road and go 7 miles, turn left (south) on Caryville-Hartford dirt road, go 4/10 of a mile to the cemetery which lies 116 feet on right (west) side of the road.







Wilcox, James



Co E 50th Ga Inf



Wilcox, Mark



Co E 5th Fla Cav



The above 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.

WILCOX CEMETERY,  Bonifay,  Holmes County,  Florida.


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Directions:  This cemetery is located north of Bonifay.  From highway 90 take highway 79 north until you get to 177 and take a left. Go about 6 miles to Howell William Road and take a left.  Go .8 miles and cemetery is hidden behind some pine trees on the right-side of the road.  Only these few headstones are visible.


Surveyed:   January 2003


BUTTRAM,  Albert Alexander,  b.  Nov 27, 1873  b.  Dec 21, 1881,  s/o Rev.  E. A. and M. E. Buttram

BUTTRAM,  Elijah Curry,  born and died Mar 20, 1887,  s/o Rev.  E. A. and M. E. Buttram

BUTTRAM,  George Berry,  b.  Mar 20, 1887  d.  Aug 19, 1888,  s/o Rev.  E.A and M. E. Buttram


CURRY,  Child of T. D.,  born and died 1888



HATHAWAY,  John W.,  b.  Jan 19, 1869  d.  Aug 6, 1872,  s/s Simon Hathaway

HATHAWAY,  Simon W.,  b.  Aug 29, 1871  d.  Mar 24, 1872,  s/s John Hathaway

HEWITT,  A.,  b.  Apr 14, 1838  d.  Mar 24, 1886



WHITAKER,  Clark,  b.  Oct 1, 1874  d.  Aug 1, 1887,  this headstone is broken

WHITAKER,  Marion,  b.  Sep 7, 1869  d.  Feb 21, 1871

WHITAKER,  Missie,  b.  Nov 26, 1881  d.  Jun 11, 1893

WHITAKER,  R. W.,  b.  Sep 15, 1867  d.  Feb 20, 1868

WHITAKER,  W. Rebecka,  b.  Jul 21, 1845  d.  Apr 15, 1906


WILCOX,  James,  b.  1831  d.  1910,  "Co E 50 Ga Inf CSA"

WILCOX,  Loron Lonzo,  bl  Feb 25, 1893  d.  Apr 10, 1893,  s/o J. M. and H. Wilcox

WILCOX,  Mark,  b.  1837  d.  1909,  "Co E 5 Fl Cav CSA"



YAWN,  James,  only date 1846,  " PVT Co F 31 Ga Inf CSA"



This page was last updated on: 30 May 2004