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Near New Hope in Lowndes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Brownlee Family Cemetery - 1825

 
 
Brownlee Family Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, August 30, 2007
1. Brownlee Family Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Estab. in 1825 on the corner of a 1400 acre plantation owned by James Brownlee, Sr. & his wife Mary. Three brothers who lost their lives in the service of the Confederate States of America lie buried here.
 
Erected 1977 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 33° 25.164′ N, 88° 20.123′ W. Marker is near New Hope, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 69 and Golding Road on State Highway 69. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus MS 39702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Beersheba Cumberland Presbyterian Church and Cemetery (approx. 4 miles away); William Barksdale (approx. 5.1 miles away); C.S.A Arsenal (approx. 6.9 miles away); Demonstration School (approx. 7 miles away); Baldwin Locomotive No. 601 (approx. 7.1 miles away); Mississippi State College for Women (approx. 7.2 miles away); Church of the Annunciation (approx. 7.3 miles away); Friendship Cemetery (approx. 7.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Brownlee Family Cemetery With Headstones in Background image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, June 28, 2008
2. Brownlee Family Cemetery With Headstones in Background
 Brownlee Family Cemetery. The Lowndes County, Mississippi USGenWeb Site. (Submitted on June 23, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,477 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 22, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi.   2. submitted on July 2, 2008, by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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