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MOUNT OLIVE CEMETERY


Transcribed by Barbara Jarvis
© 2002


This cemetery is located about 10 miles south of Gainesville and has been abandoned for many years.  From IH35 in Valley View, drive east on FM 922.  It is about a mile east of Pioneer Valley Gate on the south side on private property.   There is no fence and many of the graves are marked with sandstones.   Livestock were allowed to trample many of the stones.   Odessa Morrow Isbell surveyed the cemetery about 1978.


GRIFFIN, Eldon   13 Feb 1913 - 25 Apr 1916
son of L. F. and Rosa

BEER, Andrew   6 Jan 1857 - 11 Mar 1905
son of Nathan and Anne

BEER, Ann SMITH   1 Feb 1839 - 5 Mar 1905
married Nathan BEER on 17 Apr. 1856

BEER, Willburn   5 Jan 1864 - 14 Oct 1897
son of Nathan and Ann

GRIMES, Sarah J.   29 Mar 1884 - age 40 yrs.
wife of G. W.

HUDSON, John R.   1 July 1828 - 5 Mar 1876

DOOLEY, E. B.   10 Nov 1857 - 11 July 1909

BAKER, Frances M.   3 Apr 1838 - 21 Mar 1884

BEVERS, infant   26 Oct 1895 - born and died
dau. of W. S. and Mary L.

BEVERS, twins   4 July 1897 - born and died
sons of W. S. and Mary L.

BEVERS, infant   8 Oct 1899 - born and died
son of W. S. and Mary L.

BEVERS, Rossey Ostel   - died 14 Jan 1900
son of W. S. and Mary L.

Sandstone markers included the following:


J. B.
S. H.
M. S. (infant)
BEVERS, E. U.   12 - 1906?


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