Bowmantown Baptist Church Cemetery

Located at 418 Bowmantown Road, Telford, Tennessee.

GPS location: 36°18.01N  082°34.40W;

Elevation 1510 ft.


Austin, Elmer S.20 Sep 189312 Jun 189801/01Son of J.H. & Susan Austin
Austin, Washington J.17 Apr 183302 Jul 189101/02
Austin, W.J.05 Sep 183525 Oct 191401/03
Hamit, Melvira14 Feb 183708 Nov 190801/04
Hamit, John K.22 Jan 183415 Sep 189601/05
Range, Catherine04 Mar 183618 Apr 191901/06
Range, John N.27 Mar 182324 Sep 189701/07[John N. Range married Catharine Klepper 31 Oct 1850; Civil War Pvt. B Co, 12 CAV USA]
Range, Benjamin Franklin10 Jun 185804 Dec 189101/08
Range, Mary Elizabeth01 Sep 185814 Aug 189901/09Daughter of John N. & Catherine Range
Depew, Mary T.1865194002/01
S. A. A.[No date][No date]02/02[Footmaker only]
Tapp, Lula Fern01 Aug 190024 Jul 190102/03Dau. of Louis & Annie Tapp
Unknown[No date][No date]02/04[Blank small marker]
Poore, Mary Margaret01 Mar 192304 Mar 192302/05Dau. of Sam & Violet Poore


Surveyed, transcribed and donated to the Washington County TNGen Web 7 June 2006 by Elaine Cantrell and Betty Jane Hylton members of the Cemetery Survey Team of Northeast Tennessee.

Copyrighted 2012 by the Cemetery Survey Team of Northeast Tennessee. No part may be copied without written permission from the Cemetery Survey Team.


From the Jonesboro Herald & Tribune, 17 Jan 1971:

The first meeting of this Church was held in the Civil Gap School building on 29 Jan 1870. Mr. M.V. Nuffsinger acted as moderator and Mr. F.D. Sheffey was the clerk.

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