SOWELL ((JOHN) CEMETERY,
south of Sawdust, Morel Rd), MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE
d. 8 Oct 1825, aged 63 yrs. REVOLUTIONARY WAR PATRIOT. (born in Bertie Co.,
N.C., about 1762, moved to Maury Co. before 1820.)
SOWELL, Elizabeth, d. 20 Apr 1847, aged 78 years.
SOWELL, Thomas, 20 July 1794 27 Jul 1865. 71-00-07.)
SOWELL, Catherine, 15 Nov 1800 - 27 Aug 1844. "1st wife of Thomas." (Nee Rainey; mar. 18 May 1818.)
SOWELL, Susan, 18 Jun 1805 - 31 May 1861. 55-11-03. "Wife of Thomas Sowell."
This cemetery is enclosed by a nice, high rock wall and is on a hillside in the edge of the woods. All of the graves
apparently have inscribed stones.
This Cemetery was presented in the book They Passed This Way abt 1963, Page
A-158. Mr. Fred Lee Hawkins visited there again 1 Mar 1988 and presented it on Page 669
of the book Maury County Tennessee Cemeteries. Added
here 18 Aug 2010, by Wayne Austin.
This presentation is primarily from that book which can be purchased at this site: http://historicmaury.org/ (under publications)
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