The Bunton Cemetery
Submitted by Jan J.
to Paul Allen West for permission to use this
The Bunton/Buntin Cemetery is the oldest
section of the Maple Hill Cemetery in Portland, Tennessee. John E.
Bradley is shown kneeling beside the tombstone of his parents, R. W. and
Mary Johnson Bradley. An unknown man is standing beside the grave of
Lucy Johnson Smith. Rebecca (Turner) Johnson, wife of Benjamin J. Johnson
was the first adult buried in this cemetery in 1847. She was the sister
of Elizabeth Turner Buntin, wife of Thomas Buntin. A child, Adalaid
E. Buntin, was the first person to be buried here in
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