ORANGE HILL CEMETERY, PULASKI COUNTY, GA - Brown, Hamilton, Matthews
 
Submitted:†††† 09/22/2000
 
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Barbara Hootman - b.hootman@worldnet.att.net
 
This is a partial listing transcribed:
September 17, 2000
 
This cemetery is located in Hawkinsville.The following listings are members
of my family.Since I now live in New Jersey, I will not be able to provide 
further transcriptions.
 
The burial area is fenced with wrought iron, with a gate that can be opened for 
entrance.All of the sites include very tall monuments.
 
1.††† WILLIAM C. HAMILTON
††† ††† BORN MARCH 28, 1813
††† ††† DIED OCT. 15, 1879
†††††††††††††† A KIND HUSBAND , AFFECTIONATE FATHER, GOOD MASTER,
†††††††††††††† CHARITABLE TO THE NEEDY AND HONEST IN ALL HIS
†††††††††††††† DEALINGS WITH MANKIND
 
††††††† (This is a very tall monument, the base of which is inscribed with the
††††††† surname:HAMILTON
 
2.††† MARY A
††† ††† WIFE OF
††† ††† E. MATHEWS
††† ††† BORN MAY 21, 1818
††† ††† DIED JULY 3, 1895
†††††† ††††††† A LOVING MOTHER, A DEVOTED WIFE, AND AN HUMBLE CHRISTIAN
 
††††††† (this is also a very tall monument, the base of which is inscribed with the
 †††††† surname:MATHEWS)
 
††† ††† (N.B. Mary was Ephriam Mathewís second wife)
 
3.††† (facing the gravesite, this tombstone is to the right, and slightly ahead of
†††† †† Mary A Mathews grave)
 
†††† †† EPHRIAM MATHEWS
†††† †† BORN? 3, 1827
†††† †† DIEDA ????,1908
 
††††††† The base of this very tall monument is inscribed with the surname:MATHEWS
 
††††††† In back of the monument is laid a marble slab, inscribed with "E. MATHEWS"
††††††† In front of the monumnet and the slab is an upright marker with the following 
††††††† inscription:
 
 †††††† CAPT MORGANíS CAVALRY
††††††† 1861-1865:
††††††† C†††† S††††† A
 
4.††† Smaller upright tombstone:
††††††† DAUGHTER
††††††† ELIZABETH 
††††††††HAMILTON
 
†††††††††††††† MY DEAR MOTHER WOULD YOU PUT MY TOYS OUT HERE BY MY GRAVE.
†††††††††††††† COME TO SEE THEM, I WAS ALL THAT YOU HAD TO PET, AND THAT WAS
†††††††††††††† ALL THAT I DID, IHAVE LEFT THEM, ON THE TOY TABLE
†††††††††††††† WHEN YOU GET THERE TELL THEM THAT I AM GO??ING TOO.
 
††††††† (I couldnít find dates, but they could have been on the opposite side of the
††††††† headstone;I donít think that I got back there.)
 
5.†† †† Smallerupright tombstone
†††† †† FATHER
††† †††††††††† MY DARLING HUSBAND HAS LEFT THIS TROUBLESOMEWORLD.I HOPE
†††††††††††††† TO LIVE WITH HIS GOD AND CHILDREN IN GLORY.O MAY WE MEET IN HEAVEN
†††††††††††††† NEVER TO PART AGAIN
 
††††††† W. G. HAMILTON
††††††† (NO DATES)
 
6.††† In-ground marble marker
††††††† ALICE MATHILDE BROWN
†††† †† NOV 22, 1888
†††† †† AUG 8, 1969
 
7.††† In-ground marble marker
††††††† HENRY CLAY BROWN JR.
††††††† 1879-1943
 
8.††† In-ground marble marker
††††††† HENRY CLAY BROWN
††††††† SEPT. 13, 1844
††††††† JUNE 23, 1920
 
9.††† AUGUSTUS D BROWN
††††††  1872†† -1941
 
10. ††† LUCY CONEY BROWN
††††† DEC 29, 1889
††††† JAN. 30, 1977
 
11. ††† DUNCAN H. BROWN
††††††FEB. 11, 1889
††††††† SEPT. 9, 1939
 
12.†† Medium upright headstone
 †††††† MATHEWS
 
††††††† WILLIAM A.M.D†† †††††† CARRIE P.
††††††† DEC. 22, 1862†††††††††† AUG. 12, 1867
††††††† NOV. 24, 1934†††††††††† OCT. 3, 1931
 
 
13.†† Tall Monument
 
†††† †† One side is inscribed at the base only with :†††††† 
††††††ELIZABETH
††††††  The other side:
††††††  ELIZABETH HAMILTON
††††††† DAUGHTER OF
††††††† WILLIAM G &
†††† †† MARY ANN HAMILTON
††††††  BORN NOV. 14, 1848
††††††† DIED JULY 3, 1886
 
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