Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Joseph May Historic Cemetery
Also known as: Joe Badon Cemetery, May-Badon Cemetery, May Family Cemetery
Walthall County
Mississippi  USA

Cemetery notes and/or description:
This cemetery is on land originally homesteaded before 1820 by Joseph May, Sr., who was a Revolutionary War soldier that is buried here. He was the great-grandfather of Joe Badon, who later owned the land through inheritance. The cemetery was totally abandoned for over 100 years and is now being restored through efforts spearheaded by the Judith Robinson Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

- Section 22, Township 4, Range 11, Walthall Co MS

- North from Tylertown square on Highway 27 to 2nd paved road to the right

after passing Mannings Crossing.

- Turn right on the paved road.

- Go across the creek to the 1st house on the right, which is/was Mr Leroy

Sauls' home.

- The cemetery is on his property.
 • View all interments (9)
 • 56% photographed. [?]
 • 4 photo requests
 • Add a name to this cemetery
 • Submit spreadsheet [?]

Joseph May Historic Cemetery
Added by: Lisa May
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service