MAY/MAYS BURIALS IN VARIOUS CEMETERIES

Contributed by Carol D. Keith

 
 



GREENWOOD CEMETERY-
Eufaula (McIntosh County) Oklahoma

Minnie B. Mays-born August 18, 1889; died March 20, 1963, “Wife of Otis L.”;
“They gave their today for our tomorrow”
Otis L. Mays-born December 2, 1880; died September 25, 1948,
“They gave their today for our tomorrow”

FAIRVIEW METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY-
Jonesborough (Wash Co) TN

John Edward Mays-born April 26, 1935; no death date inscribed
Anna Mary O’Dell Mays-born February 25, 1937; no death date inscribed,
“Wife of John Edward Mays”

MOSS CEMETERY
Marble (Cherokee County) NC

Andrew Garland May, Sr.-born May 31, 1923; died August 13, 1974,
    “CPL Army Reserves”

MT. ZION BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Jonesborough (Wash Co) TN

John W. Mays-born 1908; died 1989
Jack D. Mays-born 1933; died 1998

HARMONY GROVE CEMETERY
Arkaquah District (Union County) Georgia

Mary Ann May-born January 25, 1833; died March 17, 1904

SALEM PREBYTERIAN CHURCH CEMETERY
Washington County, TN

Ruby Patton May-born April 30, 1888; died February 29, 1964, “Wife of Mark A. May”
Mark Arthur May-born August 12, 1891; died January 2, 1977
Samuel J. May-born 1866; died 1937
Mary E. May-born 1869; died 1948, “Wife of Samuel J.”
Pearl M. May-born 1897; died 1974, “Wife of J. Blaine”
J. Blaine May-born 1895; died 1943, “Mason”
Velma Mauk May-born May 28, 1920; died May 27, 2006,
    “Daughter of Q. N. Mauk & Iva Kyker”

ST. AUGUSTINE EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Kapa-au (Big Island) Hawaii

W. R. S. May-born 1898; died 1971
William May-born 1861; died 1932

HEBRON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Orange County, NC

Sallie May Wicker-born May 20, 1903; died January 16, 1957

DAVIS-HILL CEMETERY
Davis Ridge (Dickenson County) VA

Winnie May-born November 8, 1890; died November 8, 1929

OLD CITY CEMETERY-
Lynchburg, Virginia

B. May-no dates inscribed, “Co. F, 2nd Mississippi, CSA”
M. B. May-no dates inscribed, “Capt., Scott’s Co., 11th North Carolina, CSA”
S. H. May-no dates inscribed, “Co. A, 37th North Carolina, CSA”
D. Mays-no dates inscribed, “Co. K, 4th South Carolina, CSA”

CARTER CEMETERY
Scott County, VA

Jerry Lynn May-born October 18, 1948; died May 16, 1991

SULPHUR SPRINGS CEMETERY
Jonesborough (Washington County) TN

 

Freddie May-born December 1, 1927; died February 12, 1928,
“Son of Paul & Lessie”

MAST AND TAYLOR CEMETERY
Valle Crucis (Watauga County) NC

Blanche R. Mays-born October 6, 1903; died February 28, 1985

OLD DUTCH MEETING HOUSE CEMETERY
aka EMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH CEMETERY-Washington County, TN*

*This cemetery is located between Booth Branch and Loyd Branch of Cherokee Creek. It has a lot of unmarked graves. Stephen Brown brought the land in 1836 and set aside a quarter of an acre for a Quaker Burial Ground. There are supposed to be several members of the Freeman family buried in unmarked graves in the southeastern corner of the cemetery.

Cassimore May-born May 4,1752; died 1836, “Born in Germany;
     “Pennsylvania Line, Militia, Revolutionary War 1777-1778”*
*A government marker beside this grave reads “C.M. May, May 31, 1836”;
Some records indicate he was born May 4, 1732, which would have made him a few
days over 104 when he died
J. C. (?May)-…23, 1860(illegible)*
    *On this stone is carved a stick-figure man who holds a cross in one hand
Mary Horne May-no birth date inscribed; died February 13, 1832,
    “Wife of Cassimore May”
No name May-no dates inscribed*
    *one of two brothers killed by rebels during the Civil War
No name May-no dates inscribed*
    *one of two brothers killed by rebels during the Civil War
David May-one date only inscribed-May 3, 1803, “Son of Cassimore”
Margaret Walters May-no dates inscribed, “Wife of David May”

COYNER SPRINGS CEMETERY
Botetourt County, Virginia

Patrick Houston Mays-born November 3, 1909; died September 10, 1979,
“Son of Samuel E. & Betty A. Mays”

ST. JOHN’S LUTHERAN CHURCH CEMETERY
-Hamburg (Berks County) PA

F. May-no dates inscribed

ST. ANTHONY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH CEMETERY
Laupahoehoe (Big Island) Hawaii

Alma Kawehi May-born April 19, 1908; died June 12, 1908
Charles Gordon Scott May-born January 9, 1905; died May 6, 1979,
    “Born in Hawaii; died in Honolulu”
Fanny May-born 1866; died 1948
Frank May-born 1864; died 1934
Thomas H. May-born May 30, 1899; died January 5, 1929,
    “Killed in motor accident”

RESTLAND MEMORIAL GARDENS CEMETERY
Orange County, NC

Luke Richmond May-born 1893; died April 3, 1975
Pearl H. May-born 1893; died August 7, 1971, “Wife of Luke R. May”

UNNAMED CEMETERY
Centerville, Ohio

Mary E. Phelps May-no birth date inscribed; died October 22, 2000, “Age 95”;
    “Wife of J. T. May”

VINCENT METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY
aka MAYBERRY COMMUNITY CHURCH CEMETERY-Jonesborough (Washington County) TN

Ada May Bailey-born August 3, 1898; died April 3, 1970,
    “Wife of Willard Bailey; daughter of Samuel May”
N. Anise Bowman May-born October 19, 1841; died August 14, 1926,
    “Wife of George W. May”
Jane Brabson May-born November 8, 1924; no death date inscribed,
    “Wife of Samuel D. May”
Samuel D. May-born July 12, 1922; died June 22, 2000

GREY ROCK UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Granville Co., NC

Wallace D. May-born August 2, 1867; no death date inscribed
Panola Harris May-born February 26, 1876; died March 23, 1940, “Wife of Wallace”
Infant May-born March 3, 1933; no death date inscribed, “Son of Mr. & Mrs. J. W. May”
Mildred E. May-born January 3, 1930; died August 20, 1930

McFARLING/McFARLAND FAMILY CEMETERY-Orange County, NC

Sarah May Gooch-no birth date inscribed; died July 29, 1881. “Wife of R. L. Gooch”

BEKESBOURNE CHURCHYARD
Kent, England

Henry May tomb-“Here lieth ye body of Henry May who died December the 17th 1722,
aged 52 years.”

SAINT PATRICK CEMETERY
Truxton (Cortland County) New York

Thomas May-born 1904; died 1931

PLEASANT VALLEY BRETHERN CEMETERY
Sulphur Springs (Wash Co) TN

Elizabeth May Garst-born December 27, 1879; died June 14, 1921,
“Wife of John A. Garst”

LEBANON CEMETERY
DeKalb County, Alabama

Mary E. May-born January 29, 1833; died January 18, 1915
Reuben H. May-born November 30, 1853; died October 16, 1854
W. H. May-born September 10, 1824; died January 23, 1896
William E. May-born October 22, 1862; died December 20, 1908

NEW SALEM BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY
Limestone (Washington Co) TN

 

Dora May-born 1908; died 1983, “Wife of Dick”
Dick May-born 1900; died 1975

CARUS CEMETERY
Beaver Creek (Clackamas County) Oregon

Alice May-born 1875; died November 12, 1887
Barney May-no dates inscribed
Jeptha May-born April 26, 1820; died April 26, 1890
Julia A. May-illegible
Lillie Belle May-born March 18, 1879; died October 30, 1949
Nancy C. May-born (?1813); died 1859
Olive May-no dates inscribed
Sarah May-no birth date inscribed; died November 12, 1874
Stephen Louise May-no birth date inscribed; died June 16, 1962,
    “18 years, 8 months”
T. W. May-born December 12, 1812; died March 6, 1880
Thomas J. May-no birth date inscribed; died September 27, 1863,
    “7 yrs 4 mos; son of J. & A. A. May”

SALEM LUTHERAN CHURCH CEMETERY
Augusta County, VA

B. Frank May-born October 6, 1919; no death date inscribed
Gertie May-no birth date inscribed; died March 16, 1937, “Age 63”
Virginia F. May-one date only inscribed-June 23, 1914

 
 

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