Holt Mountain Cemetery, Newton County, Arkansas

HOLT MOUNTAIN CEMETERY, NEWTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS
also called Ricketts Cemetery on the Mountain

Is this Holt Mountain or Ricketts Cemetery Photo?

This cemetery is in Section 3, Township 14North, Range 20West. Located on U.S.
Forest Service land along side of the old road down the top of Holt Mountain
Often called "Ricketts Cemetery on Holt Mountain"
There are several unmarked graves in this cemetery.

NAME BIRTH DATE DEATH DATE PARENTS SPOUSE NOTES
CHEATHAM, Mary Loria Alice "Laura" 17Nov1877 18Sept1897 William S. & Sarah Smith Ricketts William Thomas "Tommy" Cheatham m:10Jan1892(pg155)Newton County
COLLINS, Child 23Apr1928 23Apr1928 Ernie & Wilma Kelly Collins
COLLINS, Lester "Leck" 9Jan1905 25Mar1928 Sally Burdine Shot & killed by a Pelham
DOTSON, Ernest Dewayne Jan1949 Feb1949 Pearlie Dotson Campbell
DOTSON, Sam Dec 1888 1918 Thomas E. & Mary Sexton Dotson Dora Burdine m: 30Dec1906 in Johnson County, Arkansas
HARRIS, Louisa Anna Jan1843 4Feb1901 William & Mary Harmonson Robinson No. 2 wife William G. Harris buried in unmarked grave. Info.Civil War Pension
HARRIS, Washington Hoyle 24Aug1875 ca 1906 William G Harris & Louisa Anna Robinson Amanda Gladden Thought to be buried here in unmarked grave?
NICHOLS,infant son 28Aug1895 28Aug1895 John Jerome & Eliza Sexton Nichols
NICHOLS, "old John" 1Apr1802 1June1885 (possible David Nichols) married 3 times Margaret(mnu);Margaret(mnu);Martha Pickett Burdine
NICHOLS, John Jerome 9Aug1863 15Aug1919 William B & Polly Taylor Nichols Eliza Sexton m:27Nov1889 Newton County
NICHOLS, Margaret (ca1800) (after 1880) (unknown maiden name) (2nd wife? of "old John" Nichols) buried along side road to Holt Mt.Cemetery
NICHOLS, Polly Taylor (ca 1833 in TN) (after 1910) Taylor William B Nichols m:ca 1862 Newton Co.AR.
NICHOLS, William B."Willie" (ca 1843 in TN) (after 1910) Old John & Margaret Nichols (Polly Taylor) (m:ca1862 Newton Co.AR.)
RICKETTS, Malinda 1858 1858 stillborn Stephen & Tabatha Ann Nichols Ricketts
RICKETTS,Tabitha Ann 1823in TN 1858 "Old John" Nichols and unknown wife No.1 Stephen Ricketts; m:ca1848 my husband's gr-gr-grandparents

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