Yelvington Cemetery

This is a compilation of a survey conducted 3-14-1947 under the asuspices of the Church of the Later Day Saints and a survey conducted 4-21-1987 by Leroy Zetrouer and Chris McLeod of the Putnam County Genealogical Society.


NAME - BIRTH - DEATH - OTHER INFORMATION

White Section

Charles L. Bradbury - 1882 - 1947 - Seaman 2nd class, U.S.Navy,WWII

Dallas D. Bradbury - 1927/8/29 - 1972/2/20 - none

James M. Bradbury - 1853/12/28 - 1925/1/26 - husband of Jane

Janey E. Bradbury - 1853/12/14 - 1933/11/7 - wife of James M. Bradbury

Stanley (Bradbury) - no date - no date - grandson of James M. Bradbury

Tony Dinkins - 1873 ca. - 1897 ca. - born in Macclenny, Baker Co, FL, son of Bolonia & Elizabeth Dinkins, husband of Martha Ann Sykes

William Irvan Durrance - 1825 - 1822/6/5 - born in Lathing Co, GA, son of Peggy & William Carter Durrance, husband of Louvina Prescott

Louvina Prescott Durrance - ca. 1808 - 1890/1/12 - born in NC, dau. of Moses Prescott & Sukey Barber, wife of W.I. Durrance

Jane Durrance Burnside - 1852/1/15 - 1901/10/6 - born in Middleburg, Clay Co. FL, dau. of W.I. and Lovina Durrance, wife of George Burnside

Madeline Green Miller - no date - no date - none

(infant) Thigpin - no date - 1878/3/11 - child of John L. and S.J. Thigpin

R.G. Tomlinson - 1875/9/21 - 1915/1/22 - none

Rachel Durrance Turner - 1859/8/2 - 1886/3/31 - dau. of W.I. and Louvina Prescott Durrance, wife of Gabriel Turner

Edward Aden Turner - 1886/3/28 - 1886/4/7 - son of Gabriel Aden Turner and Rachel Durrance Turner

Gideon Yelvington - 1817/8/15 - 1882/6/16 - born in England, husband of Elizabeth Harvey

Elizabeth Harvey Yelvinton - 1827/8/15 - no date - born in GA, wife of Gideon Yelvington

Georgia DeLota Yelvington - 1865/8/1 - 1867/5/20 - dau. of Elizabeth and Gideon

Gideon Yelvington Jr. - 1847/9/15 - 1859/5/10 - son of Gideon and Elizabeth

Andrew Yelvington - 1849/9/22 - 1940/4/12 - son of Gideon Yelvington and Elizabeth, husb. of Mary Jane McCullough

Mary Jane Yelvington - 1856/11/25 - 1941/1/6 - born in Blackshear Pierce Co, GA, dau. of Perry McCuller (McCullough) and Caroline Wasden, wife of Andrew Yelvington

One additional grave was found without a marker

Colored Section

J.W. Berry - 1940/12/4 - 1979/5/27 - none

Joseph Berry - 1870/4/8 - 1952/6/9 - none

Luvenia Berry - 1876/2/10 - 1955/6/18 - none

Harold Brewer - 1912/10/9 - 1983/1/1 - none

John Curry - 1801/9/3 - 1919/7/15 - none

Rev. S.S. Fields - 19??/10/19 - no date - birth may be 1933

Seaton Fields - 1886/12/20 - 1982/12/20 - Pvt. U.S. Army WWI

Clarence James - 1905 - 1955 - none

A. Merritt - no date - 1934/2/28 - none

C.L. Merritt - no date - 1946/5/8 - none

A.A. Mie?? - 1898 - 1936 - none

Lewis Thomas Jr. - 1934/8/3 - 1971/2/24 - Pvt. U.S. Army reserves, Korea

Susie Watson - 1912/11/22 - 1960/3/7 - none

Beatrice B. Young - 1905/8/10 - 1963/2/26 - none

Clem Lee Young - 1924 - 1980 - PFC U.S. Army WWII

Eddie Young - 1892/2/14 - 1985/3/5 - U.S. Army WWII

19 other unmarked graves located

Reprinted, in part, with the permission of the Putnam County Genealogical Society.

"Yelvington Cemetery." Putnam County Geealogical Society 17 (June 1990): 12-13.


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