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Belote Cemetery 1-18
Sumner County, Tennessee

We wish to express our gratitude to Margaret Cummings Snider and Joan Hollis Yorgason for their diligent work in compiling the Sumner County Cemetery Book ©1981, and our thanks for allowing us to post these records.  

Typed by Jan J. Barnes

5 8/10 mi. east of Gallatin on Hwy 25 and 5 2/10 mi. south on Harsh Lane;  then west on Belotes Bend Road 1/10 mi.  Cemetery is south of the road approximately 400 yds. in a wooded area.

WILKES, John F.     14 Jul 1860 - 12 Nov 1903
WILKES, Elizabeth F. Fakes     Wife of J. V. Wilkes  1831 - 14 Jun 1895

BELOTE, John     19 Aug 1788 - 30 Aug 1826

ROPER, Margaret   Wife of John Roper   13 Oct ____ - 2 Sep ____    Marr 4 Jan ?
                                   Aged 49 (19) yrs 10 mos.  (stone damaged)

McDANIEL, Mrs. Nancy 28 Apr 1811 - 2 Jun 1843

Mr. and Mrs. John Lee Swaney found the following stone in 1964

BELOTE, Margaret E. Wife of John Y. Belote 18 Dec 17? - 4 Jan 17?

Also known to be buried here according to Mr. and Mrs. Swaney are the following:

HAMILTON, James Calvert born 1818
HAMILTON, Patsy born 1824
HAMILTON, John       Also his two wives and two of his children

BELOTE, Henry           Also his wife and other members of his family

SWANEY, Annie Belote     Also other members of the first families who settled in
                                             Belote's Bend

BENTLEY, James     Also thought to be buried here instead of in the Bentley Cemetery)
BENTLEY, Elizabeth Bird further down in the Bend.

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