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Hamlett Cemetery

Elk twp., Sec. 33, NW/NE

Hamlett cemetery entry - photo by P. Peterson, 2005

Note: Two burial lists for this cemetery appear below.
The first, compiled by Phyllis Peterson after she walked & photographed the cemetery in Sept. 2005.
The second, from 1930's era WPA records.

*Photos of all existing gravestones have been contributed for this cemetery*
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Name Birth Death Comments
Bond, G. O. C. 1831 1895  
Campbell, Solomon Jan. 1, 1833 May 29, 1892  
Hamlet, David Jun 7, 1812 Oct 17, 1890 Same stone as Margarett
Hamlet, James S. (1870) Sep 3, 1881 Son of J.D. & M.D. Hamlett. Aged 11ys,5ms (calculated birth date)
Hamlet, Margarett June 1?, 1822 ---- Same stone as David, "his wife"
Hamlet, Mary D. Giles Jan. 6, 1841 Oct. 9, 1909 Wife of J.D. Hamlett
Hinkle, Dicey June 16, 1851 Dec. 23, 1902  
Hook, Ada V. May 26, 1904 June 1, 1904 At Rest, same stone as Clarence L., children of A.W. & L.M. Hook
Hook, Clarence L. May 26, 1899 May 6, 1900 At Rest, same stone as Ada V., children of A.W. & L.M. Hook
Hook, Frankie May 18, 1884 Jan. 8, 1885 Son of  S. & E. Hook
Hook, Ida (June 27, 1882) Sept. 28, 1882 Aged 3ms, 1d (calculated birth date)

-source: personal notes of Phyllis Peterson, when she walked & photographed the cemetery, September 26, 2005. Ten stones were found; one was not legible.  Ten footstones (most with initials) are propped up against a tree in the corner of the cemetery.


WPA records

Name Birth Death Comments
Bond, G. O. C. 1831 1895  
Campbell, Samuel 1833 05/29/1892  
Campbell, Solomon 1833 05/29/1892 (private cem)
Hamlet, David J. 1812 12/17/1890 G.A.R maker; entered ser. East VA
Hamlet, Margaret 1822    
Hamlet, Mary Giles 1841 10/07/1909 lot 5
Hinkle, Dickey 1851 12/23/1903  
Riffle, David     (no dates)

source: WPA cemetery records, transcribed by Phyllis Montour

Important notice to researchers: WPA records are known to be incomplete & may contain errors - please use as a guide only

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