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BUFFALO RIDGE CEMETERY ON FREEMAN LANE OFF HALES CHAPEL RD

Buffalo Ridge Baptist Church founded



Buffalo Ridge Cemetery

Buffalo Ridge Cemetery

Jonathan Mulkey 1752-1826

Jonesborough Herald and Tribune #49 Wed, March 31, 1897 Free Hill item--Died: on the 25th old Samuel DeVault and was buried at Buffalo Ridge the 27th

This Samuel DeVault would be husband of Nancy Kitzmiller. Samuel the son of Frederick and Margaret Range DeVault. The grandson of Heinrich and Catherine Maria Graever DeVault who came from York, Pennsylvania to Washington Co., Tennessee. Samuel's son Frederick William DeVault married Laura Adelaide Martin which connects my Martin and Hunt families. I did not find his tombstone only that of James L. DeVault son of Frederick and Laura Martin DeVault

BUFFALO RIDGE CEMETERY

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     A. M. Curtis born Dec 19, 1859 died Oct 6 1918 "Weep not he is not dead but sleepeth"

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     Our mother Rachel wife of Henry Curtis born Jan 2, 1824 died Dec 28, 1905 aged 81 yrs, 11 mos 27 das "She rests and waits for his coming"

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     James Milton Archer & Lucinda burial plot

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     James Milton Archer born Jan 16, 1822 died Dec 27, 1904

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     Lucinda wife of J. M. Archer born Feb 15, 1820 died Dec 25, 1897

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     Matilda Archer wife of T. J. Beasley 1850-1913 ; daughter of James M & Lucinda Archer

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     FAREWELL MY HUSBAND David G W Barnes born July 10, 1822 died Feb 7 1886 Aged 63 yrs 6 mM 2; "Asleep in Jesus" ;the stone is broken

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     David G. W. Barnes "Asleep in Jesus"

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     Saraphina wife of D.G.W Barnes born Aug 9, 1826 died May 3, 1902 "Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection"

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     David G. W. Barnes Sept 5, 1845 Oct 17, 1914" "I shall be satisfied when I awake with thy likeness"

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     W. Gentry Barnes born April 8, 1877 died Aug. 11, 1917" "Sheltered and safe from sorrow" ; son of David G W & Louisa Archer Barnes

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     John M Barnes Tennessee PVY 58 Pioneer INF April 21, 193- ; there was a John M Barnes married an Elizabeth Hunt in 1847 both born Buffalo Ridge"

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     James H Barnes born Feb 18, 1842 died July 7, 1901" "At Rest"

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     Jennie Barnes Adams 1879 - 1917" "At Rest"

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     BARNES : Rebecca 1874-1930 ; Andrew J. 1860-1932 ; Sis 1864-1883

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     Walter son of A J & Rebecca Barnes Oct 29, 1891 - Aug 15, 1894 "In heaven there is one angel more"

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     MOTHER - Sarah Ann Barnes born Feb 9, 1821 ; died May 11, 1890 "Having finished life's duty she now ..... rests"

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     Daughter Maria Barnes born May 17, 1861 died May 15, 1865 Aged 3 y 11 m 28 d "Buded on earth To bloom in heaven

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     David Kitzmiller born Oct 7, 1799 died July 3, 1895 Aged 95 yrs 5 mo's & 26 d's "Asleep in Jesus"

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     Elizabeth wife of David Kitzmiller born Oct 21, 1800 died June 20, 1888 aged 87 y's 7 m's & 29 days "Asleep in Jesus"

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     Mary Kitzmiller born Nov 17, 1771 died June 9, 1856

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     Thursey Jane Nelson Harrison wife of Landon C. Harrison

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     Landon Carter Harrison born July 13,1840 died September 25, 1907 "The pains of death are past, Labor and sorrow ceased, ....... His soul is found in ...."

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     "Gone but not forgotten" Joe H Crouch March 27 1843 - May 6 1924 and Abigail M Chinowth wife of Joe H Crouch February 25 1850 - April 26 1929 ; Abigail Malissa Chinowth the daughter of James Madison Chinowth & Martha Brown & granddaughter of Redheaded John Brown

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     William M Crouch October 4, 1861 - October 4, 1933

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     This burial plot sits near the Freeman Lane almost at the top of the hill

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     Sam Milhorn born July 21, 1835 died March 13, 1904 ; "Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection"

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     Martha (Archer) Millhorn born 1837 died August 26, 1904 :Resting in hope of a glorious resurrection" ; marriage record: #1084 June 15th 1855 Saml Milhorn to Martha Archer "executed this license on the 9" day of June 1855 Jas P Clark Esq"

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     In memory of my affectionate husband John C Davidson born May 6, 1834 died September 25, 1885 ; Aged 51 yrs 4 mos 13 das ; converted Feb 1859, Ordained in the ... of the gospel ministry ...." ; married July 11, 1859 to Josephine Crouch the daughter of John Crouch & Nancy Barron Crouch

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     Our father Rev Thomas L Hale March 30, 1849 - January 31, 1934 married to Elizabeth A Barnes ; Thomas the son of Henry Hale & Mary Proffitt ; Hattie, John B & George Hale were children of Thomas & Elizabeth

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     Elizabeth Ann (Barnes) wife of Rev. Thos L Hale born May 22 1844 died December 8 1907 "A devoted wife and mother"

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      Herman R Hale 1911-1980 "Lay me in the shade take me home Lord to walk with my loved ones and no longer be afraid" ; Herman is the son of John F & Effie S Hale with siblings James, Charley, William, Hazel, Raymond & Mildred R

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     In memory of James L Devault born September 5 1876 died September 5 1905 aged 29 years "with Christ in heaven" ; son of Frederick Wm DeVault & Laura Adelaide Martin DeVault ; grandson of Samuel & Nancy Kitzmiller DeVault ; husband of Mary Lucinda Cox daughter of Rev Geo Cox & Alice Archer and brother to Clara O. DeVault Sylvester

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     Mary Ford wife of John Milburn August 28, 1846 - August 15, 1922 "Gone to be with Jesus"

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     John Edward son of John W & Mary Milburn born July 6, 1887 died June 8, 1894 ; parents Mary Ford and John W.Milburn

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