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Ramsey Cemetery

(African American)

Dillon County, S.C.

Contributed by Sheila Berry, 23 Dec 2001

                          RAMSEY CEMETERY

Copied by Sheila Berry, Dec 2001

Direction: Dillon going toward Little Rock on highway # 9 west.
After 7 or 8 miles and through caution light in Little Rock. Stay on #9 highway
going to Clio for about 3 miles and bear off to left-hand road which is
at Higgins Cross Road.  Cemetery is on the left 7/10 of a mile and in the woods.

Lydia H.Cousar 3/28/1840-4/27/1928

Lock Brown 11/9/1825-11/13/1902 aged 60 years old

Rev.D.J.Cousar went into Ministry 1875 for N.& S.C. Presbyterian died

Polly Ann,wife of Berry M.Alford 1/5/1835-6/18/1880

Children of G.S.& Lucinda Alford:
Mary Missouri 12/8/1873-8/1/1888
Maththias 4/28/1873-4/29/1888
Ethel 6/1/1882-5/11/1883

NOTE:These are the only tombstones that I saw at this African Cemetery.
As I said in the directions, it is definitely in the woods and has been 
for quite some time.  You have to cross a big drainage canal to get to
the cemetery. Many, many graves sunk in and with no markers to them.
There must be at least thirty(30) or so graves.  A man that lives on the 
same road as the cemetery said that there was a man buried out there about 
ten or fifteen years ago by the name of Wright, but I didn't see a FHM.

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