VANDERGRIFF CEMETERY - FALLING WATER COMMUNITY

Vandergriff Cemetery is located in the Falling Water community of Hamilton County. The land for the cemetery was donated by Joseph Vandergriff. From Hwy 27/Corridor J, take Old Hwy 27/Dayton Pike north 5/10 mile and turn left onto Roberts Mill Rd. Proceed 8/10 mile and turn left onto Barker Rd (across from Falling Water Baptist Church). Cross a one-lane bridge and take the 2nd paved driveway to right past bridge. The driveway turns left and a gravel road proceeds straight up hill. The cemetery is located at end of gravel road. Cemetery was in good condition. Surveyed 2001.

The following data contains notes from the genealogical files of Jim Holcomb (JHOLC19593@aol.com).

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DECEASED
BIRTHDATE
DEATH DATE
WEDDING DATE
MILITARY INFO
COMMENTS
Adams, Carl H 02/29/1916 08/10/1916 * * next: Lula J Adams
Adams, Lula J 10/08/1895 07/01/1916 * * next: Carl H Adams
Alloway, Paul Richard 08/28/1933 09/13/1935 * * *
Barker, Amanda Hicks 05/04/1862 01/08/1939 11/09/1887 * husb-John L Barker next; Walter F Barker
Barker, James Lincoln 04/30/1912 05/13/1912 * * (from WPA records-no marker was seen on 2001 survey)
Barker, Joel W 11/06/1842 04/05/1918 * * wife-Lucretia Vandergriff Barker next; Joseph & Nancy Ann Vandergriff; John H & Nancy Easterly Barker
Barker, John H 12/25/1805 12/01/1878 * * wife-Nancy Easterly Barker next; Joel A & Nancy Ann Vandergriff Barker
Barker, John L 03/07/1863 * 11/09/1887 * wife-Amanda Hicks Barker next; Walter F Barker
Barker, Lucretia Vandergriff 04/15/1844 00/00/1924 * * husb-Joel W Barker next; Joseph & Nancy Ann Vandergriff; John H & Nancy Easterly Barker
Barker, Nancy Easterly 02/16/1815 08/11/1876 * * husb-John H Barker next; Joel A & Nancy Ann Vandergriff Barker
Barker, Walter F 07/08/1889 04/28/1923 * US Army next: John L & Amanda Hicks Barker
Carden, W F 05/20/1852 11/09/1908 * * *
Childs, Emmaline 00/00/1876 00/00/1957 * * husb-John H Childs next
Childs, John H 00/00/1874 00/00/1935 * * wife-Emmaline Childs next
Easterly, Nancy 02/16/1815 08/11/1876 * * see under Nancy Easterly Barker
Gipson, Brenda F 03/01/1946 03/27/1988 * * next: Charlie A & Frank Gipson
Gipson, Charlie A 12/23/1893 01/21/1952 * * next: Frank & Brenda F Gipson
Gipson, Frank 00/00/1910 00/00/1969 * * next: Charlie A & Brenda F Gipson
Green, Nettie * * * * "Age 69"   one date... illegible 08/10/19??
Grissom, Irvin E 07/31/1867 04/30/1924 * * wife-Leona S Grissom next
Grissom, Leona S 05/20/1873 02/19/1922 * * husb-Irvin E Grissom next
Hale, William M 06/17/1867 01/12/1876 * * "Son of W C & Myra Hale"
Hicks, Amanda 05/04/1862 01/08/1939 11/09/1887 * see under Amanda Hicks Barker
Jackson, Andrew 09/15/1868 12/28/1940 * * wife-Winnie E Jackson next; Ray Jr, Ephriam, Hallie, & Virginia Jackson
Jackson, Ephriam 12/25/1860 12/17/1931 * * next: Ray Jr, Hallie, Virginia, Andrew & Winnie E Jackson
Jackson, Flora G 03/01/1872 03/09/1947 * * husb-James F Jackson next; J Edgar, Thomas Newton, W Hayes & Wm Powell Jackson
Jackson, Hallie 09/30/1908 05/27/1909 * * next: Ray Jr, Ephriam, Virginia, Andrew & Winnie E Jackson
Jackson, J Edgar 09/15/1892 04/12/1908 * * next: W Hayes, James F, Flora G, Thomas Newton & Wm Powell Jackson
Jackson, James F 07/27/1861 12/20/1930 * * wife-Flora G Jackson next; J Edgar, Thomas Newton, W Hayes & Wm Powell Jackson
Jackson, Ray, Jr 08/06/1923 06/11/1925 * * next: Ephriam, Hallie, Virginia, Andrew & Winnie E Jackson
Jackson, Thomas Newton 12/15/1893 11/30/1932 * * next: Wm Powell, James F, Flora G, W Hayes & J Edgar Jackson
Jackson, Virginia 05/27/1900 03/08/1910 * * next: Ray Jr, Hallie, Ephriam, Andrew & Winnie E Jackson
Jackson, W Hayes 07/19/1900 05/22/1919 * * next: J Edgar, James F, Flora G, Thomas Newton & Wm Powell Jackson
Jackson, William Powell 10/04/1889 10/24/1963 * * next: Thomas Newton, James F, Flora G, W Hayes & J Edgar Jackson
Jackson, Winnie E 06/15/1868 01/08/1943 * * husb-Andrew Jackson next; Ray Jr, Ephriam, Virginia & Hallie Jackson
Johnson, Elizabeth 06/02/1875 10/25/1951 * * husb-Franklin "Frank" Johnson next; Prudie Johnson
Johnson, Franklin "Frank" 05/13/1876 03/13/1962 * * wife-Elizabeth Johnson next; Prudie Johnson
Johnson, Joe 00/00/1877 00/00/1939 * * wife-Josie Johnson next
Johnson, Josie 00/00/1877 00/00/1954 * * husb-Joe Johnson next
Johnson, Prudie 08/25/1901 10/28/1910 * * next: Elizabeth & Franklin "Frank" Johnson
Miller, Maude 09/21/1885 04/07/1964 * * *
Moody, G W 09/03/1855 02/11/1908 * * "Mother was Lucy A Hixon"; wife-Sarah E Moody next
Moody, Sarah E 07/27/1853 09/27/1934 * * husb-G W Moody next
Neeley, Nannie C 07/06/1886 08/18/1933 * * husb-Wm J Neeley next
Neeley, William J 12/20/1876 12/13/1940 * * wife-Nannie C Neeley next
Phillips, S F 07/18/1875 03/19/1896 * * (from WPA records-no marker was seen on 2001 survey)
Pickett, James E 03/18/1921 07/12/1944 * Tn Pvt 329 Inf WWII *
Pickett, James E 03/21/1875 03/20/1946 * * wife-Maude Pickett next; Minerva J Pickett
Pickett, Maude 07/30/1881 05/02/1971 * * husb-James E Pickett next; Minerva J Pickett
Pickett, Minerva J 04/28/1899 09/02/1974 * * next: Maude & James E Pickett
Prestwood, R B 00/00/1898 05/13/1935 * * *
Scott, Orlena E 08/16/1819 12/20/1891 * * see under Orlena E Scott Selcer
Selcer, Absalom 04/20/1812 09/08/1881 * * wife-Orlena E Scott Selcer next; son-George Washington Selcer; Willie E Selcer
Selcer, George Washington 10/05/1849 05/31/1874 * * parents: Absalom & Orlena E Scott Selcer next; Willie E Selcer
Selcer, Orlena E Scott 08/16/1819 12/20/1891 * * wife-husb-Absalom Selcer next; son-George Washington Selcer; Willie E Selcer
Selcer, William Harrison 11/22/1842 03/14/1866 * * (from WPA records-no marker was seen on 2001 survey)
Selcer, Willie E 12/02/1892 09/29/1898 * * "Son of A F & M J Selcer"; next: George Washington, Absalom & Orlena E Scott Selcer
Shannon, J A 00/00/1806 03/18/1890 * * (from WPA records-no marker was seen on 2001 survey); Is this James Shannon husb of Mary Vandergriff?
Shanon, W C 06/06/1849 05/28/1900 * * on WPA record was J A Shannon but no marker seen for J A in 2001 survey
Sullivan, Carol Sue 12/02/1939 07/19/1941 * * *
Sutton, Buck * * * Co A 6th Tn Mtd Inf no dates
Vandergriff, Joseph 05/03/1799 01/17/1866 * * wife-Nancy Ann Vandergriff next; Joel W & Lucretia Vandergriff Barker
Vandergriff, Lucretia 04/15/1844 00/00/1924 * * see under Lucretia Vandergriff Barker
Vandergriff, Nancy Ann 00/00/1803 03/12/1890 * * husb-Joseph Vandergriff next; Joel W & Lucretia Vandergriff Barker
Wilson, N R 00/00/1924 00/00/1949 * * *

 

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