Burials in Woods Cemetery

Little Flock, Benton County, Arkansas

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This old cemetery had burials between 1840 and 1916. Apparently, most are Woods, extended family, or maybe just close neighbors. Please help us fill in connections, details and corrections. Please understand that this page is still little more than a rough draft and under active revision.

There were several Samuel Woods who were comtemporaries of Capt Samuel Woods, and also lived in Rowan County, N.C..... appears to be at least five connected Woods families in Colonial Rown County.... Dickson+Samuel Woods comments by Bennett Dickson 1998.

Captain Samuel Woods of King's Mountain and his descendents by Lucile Womack Bates as published in The Benton County Pioneer. volume 10, numbers 2 and 3, 1965.

The Woods Cemetery Association is working to preserve and restore this Cemetery and include Map, photos, and contact info on the website.

  1. Arnold Sevier 1872 1873
  2. Black, William Woods, 1830 -1897
  3. Braithwaite, John B, 1811 -1890
  4. Braithwaite, Sarah Sublett Dickson, 1819 -1892
  5. Campbell Ollie 1894 1895 -- see notes on MB Maxwell
  6. Cavness Infant Son 1886 1886
  7. Cavness Jasper F 1860 1910
  8. Cavness Martha Jane Woods 1862 1899
  9. Cavness Mattie Belle 1888 1889
  10. Deason Sallie Bell Black 1868 1892 ? Irena Maxwell b 1838 Tenn (widow of John Deason)
  11. Dickson, Isaac F . 1842-1891. 1870 census has age 27 born Illinois wife Sarah, sons Cyrus7, Silas4 john 1 ancestry trees has son of Lawson Henderson Dickson 1811-1849 and Nellie Rankin 1822-1894
  12. Dickson, John Lawson, 1868-1899 ? son of Issac F per findagrave?
  13. Ellis, David, 1806-1870 multiple Ellis -Dickson marriages
  14. Ellis, Margaret McEwen Dickson, 1815-1892 M 8 Feb 1842.
  15. Faucett, A.P.1810-1862 -Abel 17 Mar 1810 husband of Sabina Weedon 1804-1880
  16. Faucett, Sarah Sublett Dickson, 1861-1862. dau of George F 1831-1910 and Elizabeth Teal 1835-1871
  17. Fortner S E (d. either 1868 or 1888) - 1888 Try Joseph Forner age 21,born Tenn, wife Martha J Stroud age 19 b Missouri , 1870 Census Osage Twp, dwelling 387 married 30 May 1869 Benton Count--Sarah Pernalis Fortner in 1873--- dwelling 385 Thomas Stroud age 45 Ky and Malinda age 35 Tenn
  18. Fortner AM - 1840 ---- first know burial??
  19. Hastings Maggie 1879 1900
  20. Kelton, Josephine America (Maxwell) 1863 1916 --?dau of Ozias D Maxwell & Mary A Woods? last burial in Woods??
  21. Landers Opal L 1903 1907
  22. Maxwell, Mary A Dixon, 1837-1886, dau of Wm H Woods and Mary Dickson Woods.
  23. Maxwell, Ozias Denton , 1834-1915. born Tenn, brother of Martha Jane Maxwell Woods, son of Ebenenzer
  24. Pierce, Robert S. 1790 1870 m 8 Jan 1851 widow Mary A Clack, (1812- 1861Tx, maiden Henderson) Marshall Coutn Alabama.. uncle Bobby to who?
  25. Sprague Pythagoras, Rev 1799 1851 will entered Benton Cty Record pages 124-125 18 Oct 1851, buried beside daughter Jane who died 16 Feb 1847at age 12, 1850 census Benton Cty, born Vermont 24 may 1824 married Leah Smith Sangamon Illinois, 13? Children
  26. Stroud, Thomas, 17 April 1824 -9 Oct 1871 per small gravestone.
  27. Stroud, Melinda Maxwell, 1830-1898. Osage Twp 1870, -- dwelling 385 Thomas Stroud age 45 Ky and Malinda age 38 Tenn
  28. Weeks, William M. 1818-1867.,married 27 Sept 1837 Annie Culpepper Dickson (dau of Joseph Dickson and Eleanor Rankin) in Shelby County, Illinois, 1855 sister of Annie - widow Isabella Smith Dickson Storm 1825-1916
  29. Woods, Anna Purviance, 1774 -1858
  30. Woods, Charles S, 1873 -1893son of Mr. Jas. Woods
  31. Woods, Charlie R, 1873 1893 Actually is Charles S, son of Mr. Jas. Woods, newpaper typo.
  32. Woods, Elizabeth C. 1839-1843 - ancestry trees suggest dau of Adam C Woods 1811-1886 and Mary Wilson 1813-1880
  33. Woods, Elizabeth Greaves Dickson, 1809 -1891
  34. Woods Floy Lee 1893 1894
  35. Woods, James D., 1831 -1907
  36. Woods, Jno H. 1860-1904 , son of Robert S and Martha Jane Maxwell Woods
  37. Woods, John Riley, Sr., 1828-1900
  38. Woods, Kate, 1854 -1884
  39. Woods, Lucy Jane Hayden, 1849 -1882
  40. Woods, Margaret Ann, 1832 -1882
  41. Woods, Margaret Celina Pace, 1835 -1917
  42. Woods, Martha Jane (Maxwell), 1842 -1899
  43. Woods, Mary Emmaline, 1834 -1863
  44. Woods, Mary Emmaline, 1878-1893, ?dau of Robert S Woods and Martha Jane Maxwell?
  45. Woods, Mollie E, 1866-1913, wife of J.H. Woods, m 24 Nov 1883
  46. Woods, Pearl Marie, 1898-1901 ? Daughter of William W. Woods and Eva R. Black Woods.?
  47. Woods, Robert David, 1843-1902
  48. Woods, Robbie J. 1866-1881. ?son of Robert S Woods and Martha Jane Maxwell?
  49. Woods, Robert S., 1885-1916. father of Arthur Woods, husband of Lola, son of John H Woods
  50. Woods, Robert Samuel, 1835 -1901
  51. Woods, SC , 1869-1910. -- son of Robert D and Lucy
  52. Woods, Samuel, 1776 -1840
  53. XXWoods, Samuel P, 1889 -1891 no info. XX
  54. Woods, Samuel Purviance , 1809 -1882
  55. Woods, William Harvey, 1836 -1860

Close Family and Genelogy of the known burials in Woods Cemetery, Little Flock, Benton County, Arkansas. This study and database is a new active study, and includes some theories for testing, some errors, and more than a few similiar names that are not yet in the right family or relation..... please help us gather strong edvience as who is who.




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June 28, 2018