Ransom Cemetery

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Although listed on the USGS map, this cemetery is not listed in the cemeteries books.
Photographed by Teresa Ghee Elliott generationgoneby@bellsouth.net

 

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Layout of the cemetery

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William Lafayette

son of John G. and Mary Jane Jackson

    

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Mary B. Daughter of John G and Mary J. Jackson

07 Jan 1881

18 Aug 1881

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Mrs. Mary Jane, wife of John G. Jackson

and daughter of M. L. and E. Covington

06 Jun 1839

28 Dec 1881

 

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Capt. John Childress Jackson

06 Feb 1829

10 Apr 1898

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Sue Adalade

wife of R. M. Jackosn

daughter of M. L and E. Covington

12 Mar 1811

23 May 1877

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Elizabeth Covington

26 Jan 1810

16 Jul 1905

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Lutie A

daugther of ?S and E. R. Ransom

31 Oct 1860

04 Jan 1864

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Col T. D. Venable

5th Tenn Regt

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Willis Snell Ransom

23 Aug 1832

17 Dec 1889

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Ellen R.  Ransom

01 Sep 1811

22 Jun 1898

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Alfred Ransom

13 Oct 1867

20 Jul 1894

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The cemetery as it looks now.

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One thought on “Ransom Cemetery

    carolrobwhite said:
    10 August 2009 at 8:11 pm

    Corrections:
    Lutie A. is the daughter of
    W. S. Ransom [William Snell Ransom who is also buried in this plot]
    Ellen Rebecca Copeland Ransom
    wrong dates; perhaps inscription was hard to read
    born 4 Sep 1841
    died 22 Jun 1893
    [she was the wife of W. S. Ransom]

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