Bradford Cemetery, December 1999


            Bradford Cemetery is located in Natchez Trace State Park north of I-40. Follow signs to the pecan tree. The access road joins the main road to the right about a half mile south of the pecan tree. A couple of forks between the main road and the cemetery are not marked. Go right the first time and left the second. There are 39 concrete blocks. David Donahue recorded Bradford Cemetery was December 28, 1999.

            Derrick Lewis recorded this cemetery in 1976. His record appears in Henderson County, Tennessee Cemetery Inscriptions (R. H. Harris, Memphis, 1976). This is referred to as Lewis in notes below.


Bradford, Georgia [see Harris, Georgia]

Bradford, Gray, 1883-1910
Bradford, Mary, 1860-1902 [replacement]

Bradford, S. B., d. 1937, "Aged 6 Yrs." [overlooked or not found, reported by Lewis]

Bradford, W. R. (Bud), d. "about 1896," "Age early 50's" "Husband of Mary," "Pa" footstone [replacement]

Harris, Georgia, July 7, 1880-Mar. 12, 1899, "Wife of Addison Harris" "Dau. of Bud & Mary Bradford"

Hilliard, Parlie, d. May 20, 1909, "Aged 38 ys. 6 ms. 6 ds." "Wife of G. H. Hilliard" "Mother"

Kelley, W. M., no dates, military marker "Co. F. 2 Me. Inf."

Melton, Amanda, 1839-Mar. 4, 1925, "Wife of J. F. Melton"

Melton, R. H., d. May 24, 1898, "Aged 57 ys" "Husband of M. L. Melton," military marker as footstone "Co. E. 7 Tenn. Cav."