Ivey Cemetery

Freestone County, Cemeteries of Texas

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Location:  Near Butler.

Directions:  Located about 12 miles east of Fairfield on the old Ivey place which is still believed to be owned by Dr. Bentley of Palestine.  Six marked 
graves are located there and several unmarked graves.  Rediscovered in 1980.
Oldest Marked Grave: Apr 18, 1872

Ivey , Josiah    b. Dec 13, 1817  d. April 11, 1881 [masonic emblem]

Ivey , Lucretia  1833-1903 [w/o Josiah was first married to Lewis G. Stillwell]

Mary G. Shelton wife of George 1856-1885  [d/o J. and L.C. Ivey. Was first married to T. T. Evans.]

Ivey , Edmond son of J. and L.C. Ivey b Feb 17, 1872 d Apr 18, 1872
Ivey , Callie dau of J. and L.C. Ivey b July 19, 1874 d Sept 30, 1875
Ivey , Sibbie Powers dau of J. and L.C. Ivey b Feb 8, 1868 d Oct 31, 1900 [w/o W. F.]