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Thornton Cemetery - Holmes County, Mississippi

(submitted by Dudley Rinicker)



Thornton Cemetery is located on Bee Lake Road just west of US Highway 49E. 33.084444, -90.325278 [google map]


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  • DUNN, b. & d. Feb 10, 1893 Infant dau of E.G. & S.E. Dunn
  • DUNN, Evander d. Aug 12, 1892 Son of E.G. & S.E. Dunn
  • GREEN, A. C. d. Jan 3, 1891
  • LANGLEY, Fannie P. d. Dec 6, 1895 Aged 2 days Dau of W.W. & M.P. Langley
  • LANGLEY, Willie O. d. Aug 5, 1889 Age 21 yrs Wife of W.W. Langley
  • PEASTER, Cynthia Jane b. Feb 5, 1847 d. Nov 29, 1920
  • STEVENS, Janett b. Sept 9, 1839 d. Feb 2, 1888
  • THORNTON, Bonnell Chapman b. Nov 19, 1887 d. Dec 8, 1959
  • THORNTON, Charles C. b. July 31, 1837 d. Jan 26, 1917
  • THORNTON, Ethel b. Feb 10, 1893 d. Aug 28, 1895
  • THORNTON, Harvie P. b. Aug 12, 1890 d. Sept 24, 1908
  • THORNTON, Hugh V. b. Sept 6, 1878 d. Nov 25, 1944
  • THORNTON, Laura Haley b. July 20, 1852 d. Oct 23, 1952
  • THORNTON, Marguerite b. May 31, 1912 d. June 19, 1913 Dau of H.V. & Mary Thornton
  • THORNTON, Mary H. b. Feb 9, 1888 d. Jan 1, 1963
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  • Records at the Holmes County Library indicate the following persons are buried in the cemetery, but the markers are missing or/are no longer readable:
  • THORNTON, Charles C. Mrs. d. Oct 1952 Age 101 yrs old
  • THORNTON, Mamie P. b. Feb 10, 1890 d. Jan 26, 1917

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