Holy Rood Cemetery

Marlboro County, S.C.

 

Contributed by Victoria Proctor, July 2003
(Partial listing as of July 2003)

Holy Rood Cemetery, located on the east side of Hwy. 38 South, was the old Blenheim Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Note that on the west side of the highway are the Drake and Dudley Cemeteries.

"Nancy G. Austin
Born
in Greenville, S.C.
Dec. 5, 1814
Died
Jan. 2, 1892"

"Rev. Henry Martin Brearly
born Sept. 21 1834
died Aug. 3 1908"

 

"In Memorium
Mrs. M. McQ. Brearley
died July 1, 1902 "
[no other date on stone]

               COXE
Margaret Moody      Lonnie Jordan
Sept. 23, 1902      Apr. 2, 1890
Sept. 14, 1981      Mar. 3, 1945

Footstone:
Margaret Moody Coxe
1902   1981
Blanton Funeral Home, Inc.

"Margaret Carmicheal Coxe
Sept. 3 1934
Mar. 30 1940"

(One Tomb)
Henry William Coxe
May 1, 1853--Feb. 10, 1920
   His Wife
Esther Thomas
Sept. 1, 1853--Aug. 17, 1928

"Julius M.
Son of
H.W. & E.J. Coxe
Born March 19, 1884
Died March 13, 1901
Aged 16 yrs, 11 mo's, 24 d's "

"Mary Estelle Coxe
Daughter of
H.W. and E.T. Coxe
Mar. 20, 1892
July 3, 1985 "

"Our Mother
Martha Jane
Wife of
Allison Deas
Born Sept 1, 1825
Died Dec 3, 1893
Aged
68 yrs, 3 mos., 2 days.
Heaven now contains our treasure
Earth the lonely casket keeps
But the angels love to hover
Where our darling mother [sleeps]
"

"In Memory of
Maj. Charles Stewart Henagan
Born Oct. 6 1829
Died June 13 1901 "

"Mary Matheson
Wife of
C. S. Henagan
Nov. 23 1843
Dec. 28 1903
Asleep in Jesus."

Angeline
Wife of
J. M. Hunter
Born Sept. 4, 1827
Died Aug. 29, 1889
__________________
Jos. M. Hunter
Born Jan. 1, 1823
Killed in battle at
Gaines Mill, Va. May 30, 1862
[... illegible]


            LUCAS
   Father             Mother
Huger G. Lucas     Sarah McIntyre
May 18,  1818      July 1, 1824
Jan. 8, 1892       Jan. 11, 1892

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