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Fisher Clemmons Cemetery
Tishomingo County, Mississippi

Contributed by RaNae S. Vaughn

This African American Cemetery was surveyed on November 9, 1996, for the Tishomingo County Historical & Genealogical Society by Eddie Carson, Dezzie Deck, and Cindy Nelson.

LOCATION: At Belmont, Mississippi, turn right at the first four-way stop onto Washington Street. Travel down Washington Street for 0.6 miles. The cemetery is located on the left side of the road on the Old Trentham Estate. This cemetery contains African American burials.

 

?, Old Ed
[No tombstone]*

FISHER, Old Dan
[No tombstone]*

FORD, John
[No tombstone]*

INFANTS
[Two or three infants; no tombstones]*

SULLIVAN, John
[No tombstone]*

YOUNG, Etter
11/19/1880 to 03/22/1936

There are apparently other grave sites surrounded by a fence which has fallen around the cemetery plot. Sources tell us there are numerous graves on the adjoining land as well. These graves are perhaps marked with rocks; no other information has been made available at this time.

* Information supplied by L. C. Alexander and John Thomas Alexander.


 
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