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Samuel Brister Cemetery
Hesterville, Attala County, Mississippi
Lat: 33° 10' 01"N, Lon: 89° 39' 16"W
T14N R6E Section 11
Contributed by Lisa Owens, Jul 22, 2011, last edited Aug 17, 2011 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 7.
Hwy 35 North from Kosciusko. Turn left onto Attala County Road 3120.Pass Masonic Lodge on the left and brick church on the right. Small driveway (very hard to see) on right. Follow this trail into the woods until the trail forks. Take the left fork. Almost immediately to your left is the cemetery. This is on private property.
This is a small family cemetery established in 1868. Permission should be obtained from the property owner to visit the cemetery.
I walked and read this cemetery Jul 20, 2011. This includes all existing and legible stones and markers at that time.- Lisa Owens
Brister, Emily C, b. Sep 22, 1846, d. Mar 10, 1885
Brister, Emma Caroline Barrett, b. Mar 10, 1855, d. Aug 00, 1927
Brister, Isaiah, b. May 22, 1842, d. Mar 15, 1898
Brister, Martha E, b. Mar 07, 1877, d. Oct 16, 1878
Brister, Samuel Lt, b. 1830, d. Feb 26, 1887
Brister, William S, b. Aug 28, 1868, d. Sep 11, 1868
Hodges, George W, b. Jan 17, 1828, d. May 27, 1885
Mississippi Death Records
- Mississippi Newspapers, Full Search (1802-1964), 79 titles - GenealogyBank.com
- Mississippi Obituary Search, (1994-current) - GenealogyBank.com
- Mississippi Funeral Notices - GenealogyBank.com