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Nelson (At Georgetown) Cemetery
White County,
Arkansas

*The first settlement in White County dates from 1789 with the Spanish Grant #2416 to Francis Francure at Georgetown, early known as Nigger Hill, containing 1,361 arpens at the mouth of the Little Red River. This was the second settlement in the state following Arkansas Post. Cloie and Leister E. Presley of the White County Historical Society prepared a listing of the cemetery in 1967. Fifteen years later, Sam and Pauline Cleaver and Pearl Johnson of Georgetown updated the information, then the Cleavers updated again in June 1999 in cooperation with the White County Historical Society. Nelson Cemetery is located a mile and a half west of Georgetown on Highway 36.

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Contributed on 12/12/21 by hawkinsdonna48
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Submitted: 12/12/21 • Approved: 12/12/21 • Last Updated: 12/15/21 • R1406014-G0-S3

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