Love Family Cemetery

Located in R7W, T4S, Sec. 4, east of Highway 51 and ½ mile south of Love road.  Surveyed in the 1980’s.  Additional information added by Tim Harrison.

Note:  I believe this is an African American Cemetery.



Willie Jones - ___ - 10 Jan 1890.

Austin Love – 1807 – 1893.  Born in Morgan Co., Ga.  Died Love Station, Miss.
Austin Love was listed in the 1870 (p. 187) and 1880 (p. 558) DeSoto Census records as African American.  In 1870 he is listed as a domestic servant of William Love (58, GA) and his wife, Emily (54, TN).  Austin appears to be with a wife and children/grandchildren: Judy, 50, TN; Anna, 25, TN; Ambra, 6, MS.  He married (or re-married) on January 6, 1973 to Rachel Powers.  They are listed in the 1880 Census, where her age is 53, born in Virginia.

Margaret Love – age about 70 – 1909.  Trusty Servant.  S. Banks.
Born in North Carolina.  Listed in the 1880 Census (p. 546) as age 40.  She apparently was a servant of George T. and Sallie Banks.


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