God's Acre: Headstones

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Benjamin Franklin "Show me your cemeteries and I will tell you what kind of people you have"

Thomas Sims Graves, (Front View), Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY (Restored in 2000)

Thomas Sims Graves, (back view), Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY

Thomas S. Graves, Old Headstone, found face down, old letters from grandson William J. Graves say it was broken before 1935.

Mary Emma Graves, second wife of Thomas S. Graves, Mt. Carmel Baptist Church,Pleasant Ridge, KY

James Edgar (J.E.) Graves, Son of Thomas S. and Mary Graves, Hickory Grove Cemetery, Laurel, Mississippi

Full Photo for the gravesite of J. E. Graves

Elizabeth Laird Graves, wife of J.E. Graves, Weldon Baptist Church, Weldon, Louisiana

Benjamin F. Graves son of Thomas S. Graves and Mary Emma Graves, Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Pleasant Ridge, KY

Headstone Of Edward Willis Graves, Son of Thomas S. and Harriet Gist Graves, Lexington National Cemetery, Lexington, KY

Edwin Wells Graves and Johnie Wiggins Graves son and daughter in law of Edward Willis Graves

Edwin Wells Graves and Johnie Wiggins Graves son and daughter in law of Edward Willis Graves

Mary Emma Graves, infant daughter of Edward W Graves and Elizabeth Wells Graves, Lexington National Cemetery, Lexington KY.

Charles L Graves Son of Edward Willis Graves, Lexington National Cemetery, Lexington KY

Willis Y Graves (Son of Edward WillisGraves) He died in Indiana but buried in the family plot at Lexington National

Hite Van Dyke Graves (Wife of Willis Y Graves) Family plot Lexington National Cemetery

Headstone of Anna Bosworth Graves daughter of Willis Y and Anna Graves

Thomas Smith Graves Son of Edward Willis Graves, Grandson of Thomas Sims Graves Crown Hill Cemetery, Plot 98 Indianapolis, Indiana

Emma Sells Graves (First Wife of Thomas Smith Graves) she died saving a child from a fire, Crown Hill Cemetery Plot 98 Indianapolis, Indiana

Emma Grooms Sells, second wife of Thomas Smith Graves, Crown Hill Hill Cemetery Plot 98 Indianapolis, Indiana

Michael Edward (Max) Graves Son of Thomas Smith Graves (brother of Edward Michael Graves) Crown Hill Cemetery Plot 98 Indianapolis, Indiana

Edward Michael Graves son of Thomas Smith Graves (brother of Michael E Graves), Crown Hill Cemetery Plot 98 Indianapolis, Indiana

Bessie Browning (Graves) Coons First wife of Michael E Graves, mother of all his children. Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana

Margaret Graves Coons (Daughter of Michael Edward (Max) Graves and Bessie Browning Graves Coons) Crown Hill Cemetery Indianaplis, Ind.

Thomas Browning Graves (son of Michael E (Max) Graves and Emma Lowe Graves parents of Architect Michael E. Graves

Michael E. Graves World Renowned Architect , Son of Thomas Browing Graves, Princeton Cemetery Section M-31

Elizabeth Wells Graves, Wife of Edward Willis Graves, Lexington, National Cemetery, Lexington, KY

William Fisher Graves, Son of Thomas S. Graves, Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY

William Fisher Graves (close up)

William Ambrose

Sarah Graves Hobbs, Daughter of Thomas S. Graves and Harriett Gist Graves, Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY

Thomas Bushrod Graves son of Thomas S. Graves and Harriett Gist Graves, Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY (Replaced 2002)

William J. Graves, Son of Thomas Bushrod Graves, Grandson of Thoms S. Graves, Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville,KY

Austin Taylor son of William J. Graves, Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, KY

Angelia Wells Graves wife of Thomas Bushrod Graves, Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, KY

Abraham Smith, Husband of Mary Graves, Daughter of Thomas and Mary Graves, Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY

Mary Emma (Graves) Smith, Daughter of Thomas and Mary Graves, Old Methodist Cemetery, Chaplin, KY

William Parmer and Susan James Parmer (Sister and brother in law of Frank and Jesse James) Wichita Falls, Texas

Allen Parmer, Husband of Susan James Parmer, brother in Law of Jesse James, Witchita Falls, Texas (Footstone)

Old Stone of Jesse James (before he was moved),James Family Farm, Kearney, Clay County, MO

John Lawson

Cole Family Cemetery (Circa 1922), On the old Cole's Place, Lee's Road at Fishers Mill Road, Woodford County, KY

Original Stone of Richard Cole Sr (Stolen From the Cole Family Cemetery) Replaced by Michael Graves in 2002

Richard Cole Sr. New Headstone at the Cole Family Cemetery on the Old Cole Place

Ann Hubbard Cole, second Wife of Richard Cole Sr., Cole Family Cemetery, Woodford County, KY

Claude E. Graves and Emnora Flurry Graves (Granny Graves), Father of Mark H. Graves, Weldon Baptist Church, Weldon, LA.

William A. Graves

Sarah Graves Strahan

Virginia Graves Tanner

Avery E. Graves

Elizabeth Pile Peters, Old Peters Family Cemetery, Mackville, Washington County , KY.

Milly Sweeny Peter

Elizabeth Graves Peter Second Wife of Jesse Peter Old Peters Cemetery

Jesse Peter

Julia Austin, Cole Family Cemetery, Woodford, KY

William Graves, Son of Rice Graves, Old Drakes Creek, Garrard County KY (Near Preachersville)

Reverend Eli Hobbs Oldest Stone Standing The Old Methodist Cemetery

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