Brooklyn Cemetery: an inventory

Collection:
Brooklyn Cemetery Collection
Title:
Brooklyn Cemetery: an inventory
Creator:
Rhodes, Meriweather B.
Date of Original:
2017-12-19
Subject:
Cemeteries
African Americans
Athens (Ga.)
Location:
United States, Georgia, Clarke County, Athens, 33.96095, -83.37794
Medium:
inventories
Type:
Text
Format:
application/pdf
Description:
An inventory of plots at the Brooklyn Cemetery including names, dates, ages, and nearest relations
Local Identifier:
arlbc
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:arl_arlbc_bklync
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/do:arl_arlbc_bklync
Language:
eng
Rights Holder:
Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room
Holding Institution:
Athens-Clarke County Library
Rights:

Brooklyn Cemetery
An inventory
Researched and compiled by
Meriwether B. Rhodes
Mrhl248@aol.com
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(p)(V) Bailey, Charles William 12-29 1923 - 11-18 1960 (WWIl) GA Cpl Btry C,8A6
AAA AW BN CAD s/o Lula & Grover Bailey Section C
(p)Bailey, Cora 12' Jan 1897 - 6 Dec 1966
DC# 036229 Section A
(p)Bailey, Earl died 13 October 1940 Section C
(p)Bailey, Eugene 1924-1935
s/o Lula & Grover Bailey DC# 11619 Section C
(p)Bailey, Sr., Mr. Grover b. 1893 d. 31 Jan 1935
h/o Lula (Little) Bailey s/o Clem Bailey & Nancy Sims DC# 648 Section C
**Bailey, Grover, Jr. d. 4 Jun 1929 age 1 month
s/o Grover, Sr & Lula Little Bailey DC# 15003
**Bailey, Jim H. b. 1901 d. 3 Feb 1949
DC# 2426
(p)Bailey, Lonnie F. b. 1903 d. 9 May 1959
DC# 10700 Section A
(p)Bailey, Mrs. Lula Little 1895-1966
Wife ofGrover Bailey, Sr. Section C
**Baldwin, Amanda d. 21 Oct 1933 age 50
d/o Charlie Robinson & Caroline Feathers DC# 33-22693 info by Loucious Robinson
(p)(V) Baldwin, Andrew D., Jr. 5 Sep 1921 - 3 Oct 1961 GA Pvt. US Army, WWIl
s/o A. D. Sr. and Lizzie Baldwin. Grandson ofLula Virgil. DC# 23974 Section A
(p)Banks, Master Marion C. d. 30 Dec 1933 age 4 months
s/o Albert Banks & Lugenur Bradford Section C
(p)Bankston, Little Tony M. b. 1964 d. 27 Dec 1965
DC# 037905 Section A
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(p)Bamett name scratched into cement block enclosure Section F
**Bamett, Baby Girl stillborn 6 Jun 1923
d/o John Barnett & Jezrell Foster DC# 37514
**Bamett, Drewsilla b. 1892 in Florida d. 12 Jun 1919
w/o John Barnett DC# 7397
(p)(V)Bamett, Eddie 24 Apr 1893- 13 Dec 1944 .GA Sgt 304 Labor BN QMC
h/o Rosa Amelia Brown s/o Sarah Smith & Rbt. Barnett (b. 1862) g/son ofArmstead & Caroline Barnett Section F
(p)Bamett, John 18 Jul 1880- 15 Apr 1918
s/o Nettie Barnett h/o Drewsilla Section E
**Bamett, Jossie d. 3 Feb 1933 age 40
d/o Armstead & Caroline Brittian Barnett DC# 33-2641 info by Mack O. Barnett
(p)Bamett, Llhewellyn B. 8 Mar 1896 - 8 May 1925
s/o Nettie Brumby Pinkard DC# 13482 Section E
**Barnett, Mack O. d 6 Nov 1938 age 54
s/o Armstead c& Caroline Brittian Barnett h/o Cheney Barnett
(p)Bamett, Mrs. Mozel S. 1911-1969 Section C
**Bamett, Murdell Durham b. 1891 d. 7 Nov 1923
Wife ofGeorge Barnett, d/o Lula Smith Flanigan & George Durham info by Lula Flanigan DC# 34595
(p)Bamett, Nettie Brumby 15 Jul 1862 - 9 Oct 1937
m/o Llhewellyn & John Barnett 2nd husband: Mr. Pinkard born in Alabama Section E
(p)Bamett, Mr. Tille 1875-1964
h/o Mozel,father ofAdam & General Section C
(p)(V) Barnett, Welton C. b. 14 Oct 1892 d. 5 Jul 1930 Pvt., US Army
s/o Rbt. & Sarah Smith Barnett h/o Lizzie. Section F
(p)Bamett, William 1838-1902
s/o Winifred Aycock h/o Ann Barnett Buried in Hopson site Section D
(p)Battle, jAnnie Henderson b. 1 Sep 1867 d. 1 Oct 1954
1920 census indicates she was born 1889 DC# 22301 Section D
**Battle, Hattie M. d. 27 Nov 1930 age 17
d/o Jonny & Annie Henderson Battle DC# 30-29271
(p)Battle, John "Pops" 13 Apr 1878 - 16 Feb 1953
h/o Annie Battle DC# 3005 Section D
**Baynes, Pierce d. 21 Oct 1932 age 58
s/o Pierce Baynes & Becky Griggs h/o Fannie Baynes DC# 32-23527 Fews area. Section F
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(p)Bazzell, Charly b. 23 Aug 1880 d. 8 Oct 1882 Earliest documented burial at
Brooklyn Cemetery s/o Lue & James Bazzell Section B
**Bazzelle, Dorsey L. stillborn 7 Jan 1955
Infant daughter ofGwendolyn Bazzelle
**Bazzell, James Sr. (1845-1928)
s/o Richard & Tabby Johnson Bazzell h/o Lue Jones Bazzell info by Bertha Smith, daughter
**Bazzell, James, Jr. b. 1873 d. 24 Jun 1920
MarriedJulia Neal 28 Sep 1897 s/o James Bazzell, Sr. & Lucy "Lue" Jones
(p)Bazzell, James d. 22 Jun 1920 5 yrs old
s/o Richard Bazzell, & Lula Harris bit by a rabid dog DC# 17067 Section A, per Betty Clarke
(p)Bazelle, Julia Neal b. 1876 d. 14 Mar 1915
w/o James "Jim" Bazzel, Jr. m. 28 Sep 1893 has been removed to E. Lawn, marker left in Section A
**Bazzell, Laura Ransom b. 1876 d. 12 Oct 1937
3rd wife ofJames Bazzell, Sr. d/o John & Martha Ransom info by Helen Nelson DC# 24854
(p)Bazzell, Lucy “Lue” Jones b. 1851 d. 5 May 1902
1st wife ofJames Bazzell, Sr, and mother ofall his children Section B
(p)Bazzell, Mrs. Lula Harris (1883- 1979)
w/o Richard Bazzell, Sr. d/o Clayton Harris, Sr. & Luvenia Johns Section A
(p)Bazzell, Nora Thompson b. 1847 d. 30 Sep 1917
2nd wife ofJames Bazell, Sr., married 29 Oct 1903 Section E
(p)Bazzell, Mr. Richard, Sr. b. 11 Sep 1882 d. 21 May 1976
h/o Lula Harris DC# 017052 Section A
(p)Bazzell, Richard, Jr. b. 1908 d. 10 Sep 1925
s/o Richard, Sr. and Lula Harris died by drowning DC# 24508 Section A per Betty Clarke
(p)Bazzell, Thomas Cobb (1894-1922)
s/o James Bazzell, Sr., and Lucy "Lue" Jones h/o Pauline Section B
**Bell, Alice/Elase d. 15 Dec 1928 age 22
d/o Willie Young w/o Horace Bell DC# 32061
**Bell, Gertrude d. 12 Sep 1930 age 35
d/o Henson & Emma Bell DC# 30-23671
(p)(V) Bell, John Douglas, Sr. 23 Jul 1916 - October 7, 1980 (WWIl) Pvt. US Army
Born in Walton Co. s/o John & Bennie Bell. . DC# 035400 Section A
(p)Bell, John Douglas, Jr. 1949-1957 Section A.
**Bell, John F. d. 30 Nov 1936 age 8 mos
s/o Alberta Bell DC# 30239
(p)Bell, Mrs. Mirmie I. Walker 1924-1989
w/o John Douglas Bell d/o Mattie Walker & Deacon Rbt. "Bob ” Walker Section A
(p)Bell, Master Robert 1954-1957 Section A
(p)Bennett, Mr. J. Section A
(p)Martha Berry 1865-1951
Father: Jordan Bostwick,b. 1826 Section A
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**Billups, Adeline b. 1854 d. 18 Apr 1929 age 75
d/o John Billups & Sophia Jones DC# 9991 info by EdJones
**Billups, Christine d. 29 Oct 1931 age 1 year
d/o Leroy Billups & Vada Howard DC# 31-30062
**Billups, Evelyn d. 11 Mar 1938 age 6 days
d/o Margaret Billups DC# 11471
(p)Billups, Miss Irene b. 1918 d. August 1, 1948
d/o. Cleveland & Annie granddtr ofHattie Williams. Section A
**Billups, Leroy, Jr. d. 29 Jun 1933 age 9
s/o Leroy Billups & Vada Howard DC# 33-72477
**Billups, Lucibell Morton d. 5 Jan 1929 age 18
d/o Willie Morton C# 7077
**Tredwell, Richard d. 20 Jan 1932 age 60
s/o Richard Tredwell & Sophia Jarrell DC# 477 info by Sandy Jarrell
**Tripp, Elizabeth b. 1902 d. 18 Mar 1923
d/o Weanie Walker, w/o Emanuel Tripp DC# 7424
(p)(V) Turman, John H. GA Pvt 17 Inf 7 Inf. Div. Korea Nov 18, 1929-Aug 29, 1951
Diedfrom wounds sustained in battle s/o John & Odeana Christler Turman Section B
**Turman, T.C. d. 13 Dec 1931 age 1 week
s/o John Turman & Odena Christler Turman DC# 31-30055
**Turman, Thelma 7 days old d. 18 Nov 1926
d/o John & Odeana Turman DC# 26341
**Wade, Baby Girl d. 1 Sep 1926
Child ofDorice Wade & Bradley Hill DC# 21311
**Wade, Frank d. 8 Jun 1936 age 36
DC# 15773 info by Ollie Wade
(p)Walker, Mrs. Bella B. 1972 Section F
**Walker, Dorothy d. 17 Jun 1922 12 days old.
d/o Levi Walker & Eula Mae Smith DC# 14366
**Walker, Ellin b. 1858 d. 16Jull924
DC# 20717 info by Joe Walker
(p)Walker, Essie Mae d. 16 May 1935 age 44
d/o Jim Byrd & Neely Mance DC# 11614 info by Neely Compton Section A
(P)(y) Walker, Leroy, Sr. Nov 1910 - 19 Mar 1958
h/o LeNora E. (b. 1913) Section F
**Walker, Mattie (1903-1948)
w/o Deacon Rbt. “Bob ” Walker
(p)Walker, (Deacon) Robert “Bob” 1900-1988
h/o Mattie (1903-1948)f/o Minnie Walker Bell t Section A
(p)Walker, Rosa 1882-1961 mthr/ofLillie Mae Wright Section B
**Washington, Wyatt b. 1884 d. 20 Oct 1925 DC# 26888
(P)(V) Watkins, Nick 16 Nov 1894 - 30 Sep 1943 GA, Pvt. U.S. Army
h/o Eva Jackson, then m. Essie Hill Was a Baptist preacher Section F
**Watkins, George H. “Speed” b. 1876 d. 6 Dec 1945
b. Oglethorpe Co, s/o Cato (b. 1852) info by Emma Lane, sister
**Watson, Aimie b. 1899 d. 20 Jun 1924
d/o Peter Brown & Phoebe Early DC# 17388 info by Phoebe Brown
**Weems, Baby Louise d. 19 Dec 1946
d/o Mr. Willie Weems
(p)West, Lizzie d. 12 Dec 1906 Section B
(p)West, Mattie d. 7 May 1898 Section B
(p)West, Sam b. 1857 d. 8 Oct 1897 Section B
**White, Almeda b. 1912 d. 17 Jul 1924
d/o Willie White and Carrie Wilkins DC# 20718
**White, Anna d. 22 Nov 1938 age 44
DC# 313 info by D.C. Hightower
**White, Annie L. d. 3 Oct 1949
Info by Mrs. Alice Clark
**Whitfield, Little Joan d. 9 Apr 1947
Died in Philadelphia, PA
**Whitfield, Minnie d. 22 Apr 1931 age 36
d/o Spencer Lester & Nannie Boyd Lester DC# 31-8772 info by Henrietta Clements
**Wier, Ella b. 1877 d. 3 May 1925
w/oJohnWier d/o John Harden info by J.H. & Daisey Brown DC# 6863
**Wilbanks, Jessie Willingham d. 22 Apr 1937 age 62
d/o Plat Badger & Channing Willingham w/o John B. Wilbanks info by Cheney B. Barnett DC#8730
Section B
**Wilkins, Jim b. 1884 d. 5 Nov 1926
s/o John & Malinda Wilkins DC# 26330 info by John Wilkins
**Wilkins, John d. 5 Sep 1932 age 62
s/o John & Malinda Wilkins DC# 30-23665 info by Lewis Wilkins
**Williams. Alaxandre b. 1870 d. 11 Jan 1926
s/o W. M. Williams & Julia Heard Williams DC# 641 info by Enos Williams
**Williams, Annie P. d. 12 Nov 1936 age 3 Months
d/o Mary F. Williams DC# 29065
**Williams, Baby d. 20 Sep 1947
**Williams, Baby Girl 2 days old d. 14 Dec 1923
d/o Roger Thomas & Ethel Williams DC# 34583
(p)(V) Williams, Enos 1 Feb 1892 - 19 Jan 1961 (WWI) GA, Pvt. U.S. Army
s/o Julia Heard Williams, DC# 01486 Section F
**Williams, Ethel b. 1894 d. 22 Oct 1927
d/o Silas Jones & F. Newson w/o Roger Thomas DC# 23718
**Williams, Jim d. 5 Oct 1926 age unknown
**Williams, Julia Heard b. 1853 d. 18 Jul 1923
d/o York Williams & Fannie Heard DC# 19626 info by Enos Williams, son
**Williams, Mary b. 1865 d. 24 Sep 1920
d/o Peter Davenport DC# 25244 info by Mollie Davenport
(p)(V) Williams, Otis GA Sergt. 810 Pioneer Inf. April 1928 (WWI)
s/o Henry & Narsis Nealous Williams. Age 33 attime ofdeath. DC# 9451 Section F
(p)(V) Williams, Raleigh GA Pvt. 157 Depot Brigade (WWI) (1896-1952)
Grandson ofEasta Huzz (or Easter Huff) Section A
(p)(V) Williams, Robert GA Pvt 315 Service BN QMC (WWI) 3 Jun 1898-1 Feb 1951
DC# 2781 h/o Dora Section F
(p)Williamson, Mr. Claud 28 Jul 1942
h/o Sallie son in law ofFrank Ciller Section B
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(p)Willingham, Mr. Early b. 1900 d. 13 Oct 1947
h/o Beulah Smith. Section A
(p)Willingham, Fannie Johnson b. 1876 d. 14 Mar 1911
w/o George fV. Willingham Section B
(p)Willinghani, Geo. W. 20 Oct 1875 - 13 Apr 1940
h/o Bessie E. Willingham,f/o Rbt. L Willingham Section B
**Willis, Jim b. 1883 d. 5 Aug 1928 age 45
DC# 20460 info by Asa Jones
(p)Willoughby, Adeline 15 May 1858 - 15 Oct 1921
d/o RichardBazzell & Lula Harris DC# 25027 she willed her Epps Bridgefarm to son. Will Section A
(p)Willoughby, Corena 1886-1939
w/o Will. Section A
(p)Willoughby, Augustus "Gus" 1911-1963
s/o Will & Corena Willoughby Section A
(p)Willoughby, Will 23 Nov 1882- 15 Dec 1953
h/o Corena. . s/o Adeline Willoughby Section A
(p)Willoughby, Willie B. 1925-1981
s/o Will

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