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Members of the Julia Jackson Chapter (Inactive) of the United Daughters of the Confederacy have located the following list of graves in Taylor County. The direction and location of each cemetery is at the bottom of this sheet. Special thanks to Shirley Titus and the late Franklin Inman for this information.

THE LOCATION OF THE CEMETERIES ARE AT THE BOTTOM OF THE DATABASE.

Location of Civil War Veterans Graves in Taylor County, Fl.

Pvt Felix M. Adams Capt. Faulkners 1st Fla Res 1845 1920 Adams Cemetery
Pvt John Thomas Albritton Co D 4th Fla Inf 1827 1894 Shiloh Cemetery
Pvt Henry Anderson Co H 4th Fla Inf 1819 1893 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt John H. Ayers Co. D 2nd Fla Cav. 1846 1917 City Cemetery
Pvt Armen L. Barnes Co A 1st Fla Cav 1846 1900 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt Alexander Bass Militia 86th Reg Ga 1830 1896 Stanaland Cemetery
Pvt Benj. M. Bennett Capt. Faulkner's 1st Fla Res 1845 1920 Salem Cemetery
Corp. Geo. C. Birch Co B 1st Fla Inf 1840 1916 City Cemetery
Pvt W. L. Blanton Co H 5th Ga Res 1845 1915 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt Colen Blue Co D 2d Fla Cav 1847 1920 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt John W. Bowden CSA ---------- 1831 1890 Poor Spot Cemetery
Pvt Benj. F. Brooks Leon Lt Arty ------ ------ Rockford Cemetery
Pvt Robt. R. Carlton Co E 4th Fla Inf 1835 1908 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt Thos. L. Carlton Co F 5th Fla Cav 1845 1904 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt John Chancy Co D 1st Fla Cav ------ ------ Lake Bird Cemetery
Pvt Drewery J. Clark Co G 2d Fla Cav 1824 ------ Oakland Cemetery
Corp. McKager A. Cockcroft Co D 1st Fla Cav 1847 1929 Salem Cemetery
---- J. B. Corred Co E 130th Ill Inf ------ ------ Steinhatchee Cemetery
Pvt T. O. Cruce Co C 2d Fla Cav ------ ------ Shiloh Cemetery
Pvt Wm. Barnett Davis Co A 6th Fla Inf 1834 1901 City Cemetery
Pvt Benj. R. Denmark Co B 1st Fla Res 1847 1903 City Cemetery
Pvt Green C. Denmark McGeehee's Fla State Serv 1845 1922 City Cemetery
Pvt Jasper Denmark Co G 5th Fla Inf 1839 1896 City Cemetery
Pvt James Devane Co E 11th Fla Inf 1827 1911 Shiloh Cemetery
Pvt Andrew J. C. Faulkner ------ 1st Fla Res 1837 1902 City Cemetery
Capt. James W. Faulkner Co F 1st Fla Cav ------ ------ Kinsey Cemetery
---- W. S. Fife Farrier Co Arty 1848 1885 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt D. F. Gamble Co D 2d Batt 1830 1902 New Hope Cemetery
Pvt Sam Garrett Co F 6th Fla Reg 1847 1920 Pleasant Grove Cemetery
---- John J. Gornto Co B 7th Fla Vol. 1836 1892 City Cemetery
Pvt Daniel C. Grantham Co B 9th Fla Inf 1845 1917 Adams Cemetery
Pvt James G. Green Co G 3d Fla Inf 1843 1916 Poor Spot Cemetery
Pvt W. H. Grubbs Co F 5th Fla Bn 1833 1908 Pisgah Cemerery
Capt. Andrew J. Gumbie Co F 6th Ga Inf 1838 1892 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt Thos. L. Gunter Capt. Faulkner 1st Fla Res 1849 1914 New Hope Cemetery
Pvt S. F. Hedgecock Co C 2d Fla Cav ------ ------ Carlton Cemetery
Pvt Robt. Henderson Co D 15 Fla Cav 1823 1911 Henderson Cemetery
Pvt William C. Henderson Capt. Faulkner 1st Fla Res 1846 1908 Henderson Cemetery
Pvt Thos. P. Hendry ------ 1st Fla Res 1849 1910 Pisgah Cemerery
Corp. Wm S. Hendry Co E 4th Fla Inf 1840 1896 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt Theophilus Hurst Co F 1st Fla Cav 1831 1909 Rockford Cemetery
Pvt John T. Jenkins Co G 14 Ga Ref 1817 1902 Sealey Cemetery
1 Lt Milton W. Johnson Co K 8th Fla Inf 1834 1897 Mills Cemetery
Mus Robt. E. Johnson Co C 2d Fla Cav 1822 1897 Spring Warrior Cemetery
Pvt Charles A. Kelley Co E 5th Ga Inf 1837 1891 New Hope Cemetery
Pvt John R. Kelley Co D * 1847 1932 New Hope Cemetery
Pvt Thoa. Kendrick Co B 10th Fla Inf 1832 1904 City Cemetery
Pvt Granville Moody Kent Kold's Btry Arty. 1845 1924 City Cemetery

 

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Pvt Tulious Kinsey Co F 1st Fla Res 1842 1920 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt John Taylor Kuhn Co A 2d Tenn Cav 1846 1925 City Cemetery
4 Sgt William B. Land Co D 11th Fla Inf 1830 1889 Land Cemerery
---- A. J. Lee ------ ---------- 1838 1930 Adams Cemetery
Pvt James B. Levingston Co E 61st Ga Reg 1842 1910 Devil's Woodyard Cemetery
Pvt Wm. Cary Lipscomb Co I 2d Fla Cav 1846 1925 City Cemetery
Corp. Mathew W. Lundy Co C 2d Fla Cav 1842 1896 City Cemetery
Pvt John W. Martin Co D 12th Ga Reg ------ ------ Rockford Cemetery
Pvt John H. Mathis Co D 1st Fla Cav 1835 1897 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt Wm McDaniel Co E 1st Ga Reg 1831 1909 Lake Bird Cemetery
Pvt John J. McPherson Co I 2d Fla Cav 1838 1890 Sealey Cemetery
---- Wm. Murphy CSA ---------- 1817 1899 City Cemetery
Pvt Geo. W. Odom Co D 5th Fla Inf 1839 1909 City Cemetery
Mus John O'Steen Co G 3d Fla Inf 1880 ------ O'Steen Cemetery
Corp. Thomas O'Steen Co G 3d Fla Inf 1885 ------ O'Steen Cemetery
Pvt D. J. Parker Co I 2d Fla Cav 1830 1895 City Cemetery
Pvt Mills W. Parker Co D 2d Fla Inf 1833 1876 Shiloh Cemetery
Pvt W. M. Parker Co L 2d Fla Inf 1844 1918 City Cemetery
Pvt W. R. Poppell Co E 4th Fla Inf 1847 1906 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt Thomas Quite Co L 2d Fla Inf 1835 1890 Sealey Cemetery
Pvt Jasper Reese Co L 69th Ga Inf 1849 1887 Hardee Cemetery
Pvt George C. Robertson Co D 2d Fla Cav ------ ------ Shiloh Cemetery
Pvt David Rowell Co E 4th Fla Inf 1844 1916 Devil's Woodyard Cemetery
Pvt Henry A. Rowell Co D 5th Fla Inf 1834 1892 Hendry Cemetery
Pvt Bart Sadler CSA ---------- 1817 1873 Indian Springs Cemetery
Pvt John J. Sadler Co A 22d Ga Btry Arty 1832 1906 Spring Warrior Cemetery
Pvt W. A. Sadler Co K 1st Fla Res 1847 1922 Spring Warrior Cemetery
Pvt Jos. H. Sappington Co F 1st Fla Inf 1831 1880 City Cemetery
Pvt Ely Sealey Co E 1st Fla Res 1838 1924 Sealey Cemetery
Pvt Glasson G. Sheffield Co C 29th Ga Cav ------ ------ Lake Bird Cemetery
2 Lt James B. Sheffield Co C 2d Fla Cav ------ ------ Oakland Cemetery
Pvt Henry H. Slaughter Co C 2d Fla Cav 1840 1908 Hendry Cemetery
---- Mose N. Slaughter ------ 2d Fla Cav 1829 ------ Station Field Cemetery
Sgt John Howard Stephens Co I 9th Fla Inf 1825 1906 Stephens Cemetery
Pvt John J. Stephens Co E 6th Fla Inf 1846 1908 Carlton Cemetery
Pvt William Cornelius Stephens Marion Lt Arty 1833 1907 Land Cemerery
Pvt D. M. Stripling Capt Hardee's 9th Ga Reg 1832 1892 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt David S. Sutton Co H 11th Fla Inf 1831 1895 City Cemetery
Sgt John H. Sutton Co L 2d Fla Inf 1836 1900 Sand Hill Cemetery
Pvt Wm B. Tedder Co K 10th Fla Inf 1822 1890 Pleasant Grove Cemetery
1st Lt. Lot Townsend Co H 50th Ga Reg 1841 1898 Sealey Cemetery
Pvt James Albert Tuten Co F 1st Fla Res ------ 1890 Station Field Cemetery
Pvt John H. Walker Co F 1st Fla Res 1844 1918 Salem Cemetery
---- Samuel David Wallace Co A 60 Regt Ala Inf 1845 1901 Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Pvt Andrew J. Weaver Co H 1st Fla Inf 1817 1883 Salem Cemetery
Pvt Benj. R. Whitfield Co G 5th Fla Inf 1827 1902 City Cemetery
Pvt Wm. Wigglesworth Co B 17th Ind Inf 1839 ------ City Cemetery
Pvt E. M. Wilder Co L 2d Fla Reg 1842 1899 City Cemetery
Pvt Jerry M. Wilder ------ 1st Fla Res 1847 1922 Hendry Cemetery
Asst. Surg. S. A. Willcox GAR ---------- ------ ------ Willcox Cemetery
Pvt I. N. Wood Co I 1st Fla Cav ------ ------ Salem Cemetery
Pvt W. (S. or C.) Woodall Co G 45th Reg 1848 1937 City Cemetery
Sgt Daniel Green Woods Co D 2d Fla Cav 1837 1879 Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt Robt. S. Woods Co G 2d Fla Cav ------ ------ Pisgah Cemerery
Pvt Andrew Jackson Wright Co D 32d Ga Reg 1847 1916 New Hope Cemetery
Pvt Thomas York Co E 2d Bn 1830 1870 Shiloh Cemetery
Pvt Michael Young ------ 2d Fla Cav 1838 1885 New Hope Cemetery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The location of the cemeterys below are from the Book titled Survey of Taylor County, Florida Cemeteries by Jessie H. Paulk and Delma Wilson Paulk. The location in RED below each Cemetery entry is believed to be the location furnished by the WPA Project. Some of the roads are gone or renamed and I have included this description only as an item of historical interest.



ADAMS CEMETERY - This cemetery is also known to the local people as Scott Cemetery. It is located behind the Earnest Houck and Billy LaValle homes. It can be reached by traveling from the intersection of U.S. 98 and U.S. 19 in Perry, Fl. for about 8 miles south on U. S. 19. Just past the intersection of Conty 356 and U. S. 19 (Spring Warrior Church of Christ Rd.), on the east side of the highway, there is a dirt road leading up to and past Mr. Billy LaValle's home. Continue down this road for about 2/10 mile, turn left and the cemetery is located on your right about 1/10 mile from this gate.

ADAMS CEMETERY - From the springs in Fenholloway, go south, crossing bridge; turn right, go 4 miles, then left and continue 1/4 mile to cemetery which lies on the right side of the road.


SHILOH CEMETERY - Cemetery is located north of Perry, Fl. Courthouse just off US221. Go about 2.8 miles north on US221 and turn right for 2/10 miles on Shiloh Cemetery Rd. Cemetery is on your right.

SHILOH CEMETERY - From Boyd, go south on State road 35 for 2.5 miles. Turn right (east) on dirt road and continue 5/10 mile to cemetery which lies 16 feet on left, which is south of the road.


PISGAH CEMETERY -From the intersection of US19 and US98, go north on US19 for about 4 miles, turn right on County Road 360. Church and Cemetery is about 1/2 mile on your right.

PISGAH CEMETERY - From Secotan, go SE on State Rd 19 for one mile, turn left (east) and continue 5/10 mile to cemetery, which lies fifty feet on the right (south) side of the road.


CARLTON CEMETERY - From the intersection of US19 and US98, you travel south on US19 for about 3 1/2 miles to Road FL 30A, turn right for about 1/12 miles. Cemetery is located on the right side of the road.

CARLTON CEMETERY - From the courthouse in Perry, go south four miles on old road, turn left three hundred feet this side of Fenholloway River Bridge, Cemetery lies one-fourth mile on the left side of the road.


STANALAND CEMETERY - This family burial plot is located north of the Stanley Bridge culvert just off of Fish Creek Grade. It can be reached by traveling west from the Salem, FL Post Office for about 10 miles toward Keaton Beach. Turn left on Stanley Bridge Road for about 2/10 mile and then turn right for about 2/10 mile. Cemetery is located in an oak grove.

STANALAND CEMETERY - From Keaton Beach, go northeast on dirt road for 2 3/10 mile. Turn right (east) on dirt road, go 2 2/10 mile, turn right (south) on dirt road and continue 3/10 mile to cemetery which lies fifty feet on the right side of road.


SALEM CEMETERY - This cemetery is located on the east side of US19 about 1/2 mile north of the Salem, FL Post Office.

SALEM CEMETERY - From the town of Salem, go north on U.S. Highway 19 for one mile to cemetery, which lies 50 feet on the right side of the road.


POOR SPOT CEMETERY - This cemetery was also known as the "Prospect Cemetery." It is located west of Perry, FL. From the intersection of US19 and US98, go west on US98 for approximately 6 miles, turn left on Poor Spot Cemetery Road and go about 1 mile. Road ends in Cemetery.

POOR SPOT CEMETERY - From Perry, go southwest 1 1/4 mile, turn south on dirt road and continue 1 4/10 mile to cemetery, which lies 100 feet on the right side of the road.


STEINHATCHEE CEMETERY - Use Old directions

STEINHATCHEE CEMETERY - From the post office in Steinhatchee, go east on State Rd 69 for four miles, turn left and continue 30 feet to cemetery.


ROCKYFORD CEMETERY - This cemetery is located in the northwest part of Taylor County. It can be reached from Perry, FL by traveling north of the intersection of US!( and US(* for 17 miles in US19. Turn left on Mt. Gilead Rd., go past Mt. Gilead Church and you will intersect the Bert Whiddon Rd. after about 3 1/2 miles west of US19. Turn left on this road and go about 3 1/2 miles, cemetery is on your left on this road and can be seen from the road.

ROCKYFORD CEMETERY - From where State Rd. No 42 crosses the Aucilla River, go south on State Rd. No. 42 for half a mile, turn left and continue a half mile to cemetery.


LAKE BIRD CEMETERY - This cemetery is located just east of US221 about 10 miles north of the Perry, FL Courthouse. It is behind the Lake Bird United Methodist Church on Lake Bird Road.

LAKE BIRD CEMETERY - From the post office in Lake Bird, go north on State Rd. No, 35 for 1/2 mile. Then turn right on graded road, this side of concrete bridge and continue 3/4 mile to cemetery which lies 50 ft on the left side of road.


OAKLAND CEMETERY - This church and cemetery is located west of Perry, FL and north of US98. It can be reached by traveling west of the US98 and US19 intersection for about 13 miles on US98, turn right on Cabbage Grove Road ( a very rough dirt road) and go about 2 1/2 mile. Turn right again for about 1/4 mile to church.

OAKLAND CEMETERY - From Blue Springs, go northwest two and 2/10 miles, turn right on dirt road and continue 1/4 mile to cemetery.


KINSEY CEMETERY - This cemetery can be located by traveling approximately 2.5 miles east of the Taylor County Courthouse, Perry, FL on Green Street. You will pass the Springhill Cemetery on your right (at the intersection of Springhill Rd). The cemetery is located approximately 220 yards south of the road near the current Florida Power Line right-of-way. There are two seperate wrought iron fences enclosures, one for the Faulkner and one for the Kinsey families.

KINSEY CEMETERY - From the courthouse in Perry, go east two miles on Morgan-Denmark clay road to old Dr. Baxter's farm. Cemetery lies 690 feet from right of road in field.


NEW HOPE CEMETERY - This cemetery is located on the site of the New Hope Church before it disbanded. The cemetery is well kept and very pretty. It is located on the west side of US19 about 8 miles south of the intersection of US19 and US98 in Perry, FL. The cemetery can be seen from the main highway, US19, and can be reached by turning right off US19 onto a dirt road that ends at the cemetery gate.

NEW HOPE CEMETERY - From Athena, go north on U.S. Highway 19 for 2 miles. Turn left (west) on dirt road and continue 2/10 mile to cemetery, which lies 20 feet on right of (north) side of the road.


PLEASANT GROVE CEMETERY - From the intersection of US19 and US98, travel north on US19 for 15.5 miles, turn right on FL14 for 1/5 mile, church and cemetery is located on your right.

PLEASANT GROVE CEMETERY - From Eridu go east on the dirt road for 5/10 miles to cemetery, which lies 16 feet on the right which is south side of the road.


HENDERSON CEMETERY - This cemetery is located on Judge Robert Henderson's homeplace. To reach the cemetery, go about 10.5 miles north of Perry, FL Courthouse on US221 or go 3/10 miles past the Lake Bird Road; turn right up a private road and go 1/2 mile from US221. The cemetery is in a pine grove about 55 yards off this private road. It has a wrought iron fence surrounding the cemetery.

HENDERSON CEMETERY - From Lake Bird, go north on State Rd. 35 for 3/10 mile. Turn right (east) on dirt road and continue 4/10 mile to cemetery, which lies 16 feet on right (south) of the road.


MILLS CEMETERY -Use location below.

MILLS CEMETERY - From Steinhatchee, go north on State Rd. 69 for 4 8/10 miles, turn left (west) on dirt road and continue 1 9/10 miles to cemetery, which lies 1/10 mile on left side of road.


SPRING WARRIOR CEMETERY -Church and cemetery is located south of Perry, FL. From the intersection of US98 and US19, go about 7 1/5 miles south on US19, turn left on County Road 356 and go about 1/2 mile, the church and cemetery is on your right.

SPRING WARRIOR CEMETERY - From the courthouse in Perry, go south on US 19 for 7 miles, crossing small bridge, turn right on sand road and continue 500 feet to cemetery, which lies 6 feet on right side of road.


LAND CEMETERY -This cemetery is located behind the Andrew Wood property but was destroyed during logging operations and the old wooden markers/stakes were overrun by cattle. It is now planted over in pine trees. It can be reached by traveling west on Fish Creek Grade for about 3.1 miles from the Salem, FL Post Office (intersection of Fish Creek Grade and US19). Turn right on Andrew Wood Road and go about 8/10 mile to the second drive to his house.

LAND CEMETERY - From Carbur, on US Highway 19, go south on dirt road for 2 2/10 miles. Turn right (SW) and continue one mile to cemetery, which lies 30 feet on the south side of the road in the woods.


DEVIL'S WOODYARD CEMETERY - This cemetery is now called Woodyard Cemetery. It can be reached by traveling west on Fish Creek Grade for about 3.1 miles from the Salem, FL Post Office (intersection of Fish Creek Grade and US19). Turn left on Tower Road and go about 4.7 miles south toward the Fire Tower. Turn right on dirt road and cemetery is located about 1/4 mile west of Tower Road.

DEVIL'S WOODYARD CEMETERY - From Salem on US Highway 19, go southwest on graded road for 8 miles. Turn right (west) on dirt road and continue one mile to cemetery, which lies 30 feet on the left side of the road in the woods.


SEALEY CEMETERY - From the Salem, FL Post Office, go about 2 miles north on US19 and turn left on the Jodie Morgan Rd. Cemetery is located approximately 7 1/2 miles west of US19 on this road and cemetery can be seen from the road.

SEALEY CEMETERY - From Keaton Beach, go north-east on dirt road for 5 miles, turn left (west) and continue one mile to cemetery, which lioes 20 feet on the left side of road.


O'STEEN CEMETERY - This is a very old deserted cemetery. It is located approximately 1/6 mile north of Burns Funeral Home on the Johnson Stripling Road and about 600 ft off the road to your right in an oak grove. There are no markers.

O'STEEN CEMETERY - From the courthouse in Perry, go 3 miles north on Johnson-Clay Road to cemetery, which lies 600 feet on the right side of the road.


HARDEE CEMETERY - From the Perry, FL Courthouse, go out US221 for about 3.8 miles and turn right on Roberts Aman Road (Midway Church Road); follow this road for about 1.3 miles (go past the church); turn right and cross a little wooden bridge and the cemetery is located in an oak grove about 2/10 mile south of the Roberts Aman Road. It looks like a pond/swamp but the cemetery is here.

HARDEE CEMETERY - From Boyd, go south on State Rd. 35 for 1 5/10 miles. Turn left (east) on dirt road, go 1 1/10 mile, then right, (which is south) road on another dirt road and continue 3/10 mile to cemetery, which lies in field.


HENDRY CEMETERY - This cemetery is located about 3/10 miles north of the intersection of US221 north and FL 14 at Shady Grove. Turn right on Hendry Cemetery Road.

HENDRY CEMETERY - From Post Office in Shady Grove, go east 1/4 mile, crossing South Georgia RR, to new graded State Road 35. Turn north, go one mile, then right on graded road and continue 300 ft. to cemetery gate.


INDIAN SPRINGS CEMETERY - This cemetery is difficult to locate if you do not know the area. From the intersection of US98 and US19, go south on US19 8 miles and then turn right on Keaton Beach Road (County Road 361) and go 8 miles and then turn left on Fox Hunter's Grade. This is a graded dirt road and you go one mile and turn left on a field road for 2/10 of a mile. The cemetery is to your right and it is located in a hickory grove.

INDIAN SPRINGS CEMETERY - From Adams Beach, go north on State Rd 35 for four miles, turn right (east) and continue one mile to cemetery, which lies 30 feet on south side of road.


STATION FIELD CEMETERY - use location below.

STATION FIELD CEMETERY - From Shady Grove, go south on state rd 35 for one mile. Turn right (west) on dirt road and continue 1 2/10 mile to cemetery, which lies 16 feet on south sied of the road.


STEPHENS CEMETERY - This small family cemetery is located inside the town limits of Steinhatchee on north FL51 about 2.5 miles from the Post Office. It is located on the left side of the road and is enclosed within a wooden fence. The graves are within this enclosure but has a metal fence surrounding them.

STEPHENS CEMETERY - From intersection of US Highway 19 and State Rd. 69 go south on State Rd. 69 ten miles to Steinhatchee. Turn west on State Rd. 69 and go 5/10 mile, then right on dirt road and continue 3/10 mile to the cemetery, which lies on the left side of the road.


SAND HILL CEMETERY - This cemetery is located southwest of Perry, FL off the Fox Hunter's Grade. From US98 and US19, go about 4.5 miles south on US19, turn right on Keaton Beach Road (County Road 361) and go 8 miles to Fox Hunter's Grade. Turn left on this graded road and follow this road 3.6 miles (do not turn or branch off but remain on this main road), where you will make a sharp right turn (almost back the way you came). Go straight on this road for exactly one mile you will come to the cemetery which is located on your left.

SAND HILL CEMETERY - From Athena go south-west on dirt road for 7 miles, turn right and go one mile to cemetery, which lies 50 feet on the south side of the road.


WILLCOX CEMETERY - (Wilcox Cemetery) This cemetery is located within the city limits of Perry, FL. It can be reached by going 4 blocks north of the Courthouse on Jefferson St., turn left for 5 blocks on Wilcox St.

WILLCOX CEMETERY - From the courthouse in Perry go north three blocks on Jefferson St. Turn left (west) go 4 blocks to end of pavement and continue 500 feet to cemetery, which lies 10 ft on the right of the road.

 

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