SEALS CEMETERY-CARTWRIGHT aka Sheldon Negro Cemetery, (Black cemetery). Recorded by George E. Wolf Jr./2007
Northwest corner of US 90 at Champion Paper Mill Road. Ca 1910's. Mostly railroad workers from the turn of the century buried here. Only one headstone found, Henry Lewis, Jr.
The cemetery is nicely fenced and a large stone marked with names buried in the cemetery. The marker reads Seals Family Cemetery established in late 1800. Mostly all graves are unmarked.
Date info is from census and death cert.'s, GEWJR.
S. J. Seals b June1862 d?
Matida Sealsb March 1870 d ?
Esther Seals b March 1891 d. ?
R. J. Seals
Godfrey Seals b July 5,1888 d July 25,1927
Wallace Seals d. Nov. 26,1930
Charles Seals b Dec. 1893 d ?
Hance Culbertson d Feb. 22,1942
George Culbertson b March 2,1909 d March 24,1939
Sammy Seals b Sept. 9,1913 d Oct. 7,1936
Martha Seals b March 1898 d ?
Caroline Carmical b Dec. 12,1886 d March 23,1953
Corrine Carmical b Aug. 2,1904 d Dec. 23,1929
Mayse Carmical Sr. d June 25,1941 Homicide, gunshot wound, shot in public place.
Mayse Carmical Jr.
Sylvester Carmical b Oct. 25,1924 d March 20,1952 Murdered, gun shot wound in chest, entering heart & lung. Murder charge filed against Sidney Williams.
Louise Cartwright b Aug. 24,1915 d Aug. 1,1953
James M. Cartwright
James Cartwright Jr.
Natasha Latah Green
Henry Lewis Jr., Texas, Pvt., 165 Depot Brig., D Jan. 29,1929