WESTVILLE HISTORICAL CEMETERY


This Cemetery is located on Old Westville Road near Pinola Ms. It's location is well marked by signs from all directions. This is all that remains of the town of Westville, that was the county seat of Simpson County until 1906. The 1850 census listed 5 Sawmills, 4 Gristmills, 3 Cotton Gins, 2 Tanneries and 2 Saddlery shops. When the Railroad was built the town was abandoned as the people move towards Mendenhall.
 
Ainsworth Mary Aug 28 1825 Sep 11 1864 w/o J.B d/o Green&E.C. Fenn
Alexander Isaac ??????? Jul 9 1880 age 39
Belk S. H. Sep 22 1829 Apr 13 1895  
Belk Sarah A. Nov 11 1838 Oct. 26 1826  
Burnham George O. Feb 16 1892 Jul 4 1892 s/o G.M. & M. E.
Burnham Paul Hardin Dec 21 1895 Feb 10 1896 s/o G.M. & M. E.
Covington Larkin P. Feb 14 1884 Mar 25 1885  
Covington Matilda Berilla Dec 16 1873 Aug 13 1874 d/o J. A, & C. L.
Covington Virginia Anna Jan 15 1872 Sep 29 1873 d/o J. A, & C. L.
Dent infant Aug 3 1905   s/o A.W. & L. U.
Durr E. A. Mar 6 1840 Nov 12 1879  
Durr Emma Brent Sep 9 1854 Jun 12 1921 w/o E. A, Durr
Farmer Carl C.
1891
1927
 
Farmer Grover C.
1893
1917
 
Farmer Maggie King Mar 27 1857 Oct 9 1907 w/o Rev H. K.
Farmer Maud Estell Jul 16 1896 Oct 6 1898 d/o H. K.& Maggie
Farmer Rev. H. K. Oct 29 1854 Jul 16 1926  
Fenn Elizabeth C. Jul 1 1779 Dec 26 1873 w/o Green Fenn
Fenn Green  Oct 19 1801 Nov 29 1883  
Fenn William S. Mar 10 1833 Jul 11 1840  
Fenn  Elizabeth P. Feb 24 1827 Mar 12 1853  
Fenn* Green G.  May 28 1835 Apr 3 1845 son of Green & E. C 
Fenn* William B. Jan 20 1826 Apr 3 1845 son of W.& E Fenn
Freeman John  ????? Apr 24 1855  
Freeman Nath. Jul 11 1772 Jul 18 1842  
Giles Annie Emeline Aug 11 1900 May 3 1913 dau of L. W. & Mary C.
Giles Dora Weathesby Nov 20 1864 Nov 7 1921  
Giles infant Jan 10 1906 Jan 10 1906 dau of D. O. & Mary
Giles Le Neville
1903
1939
 
Giles Le W.
1870
1948
 
Giles Mary M.
1872
1954
 
Giles U. Emiline Feb 10 1838 Jul 12 1894 wife of Dr. William dau of Green & Elizabeth Fenn
Giles William Oct 29 1827 Jul 8 1899  
Hampton Emma L. Dec 3 1889 Dec 27 1890 d/o H. L. & M. L
Hampton Mattie L. Mar 6 1885 Mar 13 1902  
Hampton Wilder L. Sep 8 1881 Jul 22 1892 s/o H. L. & M. L.
Lagan Julia O. Aug 11 1852 Sep 28 1852 d/o M & M J
Legan John R.   Jun 7 1860 age 1 year & 13 days,s/o M & M. J.
Legett Dr S. Feb 28 1833 Aug 13 1881  
Legett infant Jul 15 1879   s/o Dr. s. & Sallie
Legett Wallace E. Feb 25 1881 Jun 21 1882 s/o Dr. s. & Sallie
Lockhart Alice G. Mar 17 1864 Dec 19 1899 dau of J.J.& E.C.
Lockhart James J. May 10 1828 Feb 22 1899  
Lockhart Letia Fenn Jul 21 1840 Apr 8 1923 wife of James J.
Loftin infant Aug 19 1901   d/o W.M. & Emma
Mendenhall infant May 28 1858   s/o T. L. & L.
Mendenhall Laura E. Jul 6 1859 Jul 15 1860 d/o T. L. & L.
Mendenhall Lenicy Brent Jan 14 1839 Apr 4 1903 w/o T. L.
Mendenhall Thomas L. Aug 19 1832 Jan 21 1895  
Rhodes Mary Emily Feb 24 1852 Mar 7 1879 w/oR.E. d/o J.B.& Mary Ainsworth
Sinclair Corae Mar 3 1855 3yrs,4mo,28d dau of D.L.&M.J.  
Sinclair Duncan L. Apr 28 1817 Nov 22 1888  
Sinclair infant Aug 7 1853   son of D. L. & M. J
Sinclair Martha J. Mar 25 1830 Oct 3 1892 wife of Duncan dau of Green & Elizabeth Fenn
Spikes Mary F. Aug 11 1849 Feb 3 1874 w/o willis, dau of D.L.& M.J. sinclair
Thames Nattie Durr Aug 1 1872 Sep 2 1898 w/o K. Thames
Weathersby infant Oct 27 1880   dau of M.A & J
Weathersby L. D. Nov 19 1883 Jul 6 1884 son of J. & M. L.
Weathersby Mary L. Mar 8 1861 Sep 4 1884  wife of Jackson
Williams J. B. Sep 29 1837 Dec 10 1887  
Williamson C. W.     McCollums Co. 3rd Miss Regt CSA
         



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Last Updated on 4/25/98
By RICHARD NEELY
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