Old Freeman Cemetery
also known as Freeman Springs Cemetery
Pope County, Arkansas
From Junction of Highways 7 and 27 in Dover, Go north on Highway 7 for 23.2 miles. Cemetery on right abut 100 yards off the highway. Approximately 30 graves, wtih only four of them marked. Grown up. Burials mentioned here are from memories of various family member, so are only probable.
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There is no sign for Old Freeman, it is just out in the woods...
View submitted pictures in Old Freeman Cemetery Album at bottom of page.
BRANCH, Columbus No marker
Born 1879 Pope County, Arkansas
Died Pope County, Arkansas
Son of Michael B. BRANCH and S. Margaret STANDRIDGE
BRANCH, Infant No marker
Born and Died 1878, Pope County, Arkansas
Child of Michael B. BRANCH and S. Margaret STANDRIDGE
BRANCH, Mikel No marker
Born 1804 Virginia
Died 1861 Freeman, Pope County, Arkansas
Husband of Louisiana (HICE?)
Children: Matthias, Mary Ann SMITH, James, Missouri C. WELLS,
Martin, Nancy Jane WARE STANDRIDGE, John Abraham and William F.
BRANCH, Louisiana No marker
Born 1812 or 1816 Tennessee/Ohio
Died Pope County, Arkansas
Wife of Mikel BRANCH
BRANCH, S. Margaret No marker
Born 1831 Arkansas
Died 1891 Freeman, Pope County, Arkansas
Daughter of Samuel Owen STANDRIDGEand Carolyn DEMPSEY
Wife of Michael B. BRANCH
Children: Elizabeth PAYNE, Infant, Columbus and George
BRANCH, Samuel Matthias No marker
Born 1831 Marion County, Alabama
Died 1874 Freeman, Pope County, Arkansas
Son of Mikel BRANCH and Louisiana (HICE?)
Husband of Matilda STANDRIDGE
Married 20 OCt 1850 Book B, page 21...Pope County, Arkansas
Children: Michael B., Louisiana CURTIS, James M. A. J., Alexander L.,
Maryland Tennessee TATE, Mary J. Arkansas MENDENHALL and John Franklin
BRANCH, Matilda No marker
Born 13 Apr 1833 Carroll County, Arkansas
Died 1871 Freeman, Pope County, Arkansas
Daughter of Martin STANDRIDGE, Sr. and Katherine
Wife of Samuel Matthias BRANCH
Married 20 Oct 1850 Book B, page 21...Pope County, Arkansas
Born 1807 North Carolina
Died 08 Oct 1873 Freeman, Pope County, Arkansas
Son of Isaac FREEMAN and Spicy
Children: Solomon, Spicy E., Elizabeth, Moses W., and Edmond
View grave marker in album. (Item #1)
RICE, Elizabeth K.
View grave marker in album. (Item #2)
ROSS, Henry No marker
Born 1867 Arkansas
Died 1891-92 Freeman, Pope County, Arkanss
Son of Martin Clinton 'Tal' ROSS and Mary Susan FELKINS
Husband of Martha J. CAGLE
Married 01 Sep 1889 Book F, page 415...Pope County, Arkansas
SAGE, Thomas Jefferson No marker
Born 07 Jun 1841 Little Black Ferry, Randolph County, Arkansas
Died 23 Mar 1892 Freeman, Pope County, Arkansas
Son of Henry SAGE and Elizabeth
Husband of Nancy Jane REESE
She is buried at Annie's Chapel Cemetery in Johnson County, Arkansas
Child: Veda GUNTER
He served in Co. A, 12th MO. Cav. Union, Civil War
Captured and sent to Andersonville Prison
SHOPTAW, Hershel P.
Born 18 Feb 1921
Died 14 Oct 1987
Son of Walter L. SHOPTAW and May TRAVIS
Husband of Margaret
Children: Robert 'Bobby', Annette
Hershel was cremated
View grave marker in album. (Item #3)
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