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KERR, John, 22 Jul 1783 - 14 Aug 1865. Inscription reads: "JOHN KERR born July 22, 1783. 
Died Aug 14, 1865 Age 82 years & 22 Days. He was a professor of religion for a number of 
years, and a ruling Elder in the Presbyterian Church thirty four years and died with the 
full assurance of meeting his savior in Heaven.". 
After the death of John, her husband, Mary Orr Kerr moved to Texas to live with or near her three sons and 
died there and is buried in the Scott Cemetery in McKinney, Collin County Texas. Mary Orr is the daughter of William & Katy Walker Kerr.
John is the son of James & Nancy Mitchell Kerr interred in the Jackson College Cemetery
shown on this web site. This stone is broken in two places. Photo by WA 5/31/03