Millville Cemetery
Name of Cemetery Millville Cemetery
Township Grape Grove Twp
Cemetery # #405
Alternate Names Millville Community Cemetery; Bransford Cemetery; John Taylor Young's (per Big Black Cemetery Binder)

possibly Bullock Cemetery & Millville Cemetery are the same cemetery

Death Certificate for Nimrod Wall indicates he was buried in Bransford Grave Yard. Millville Cemetery records lists Nimrod Wall

Latitude/Longitude Latitude: 39°24'15"N; Longitude: 93°56'5"W

T53R27S16; SW1/4 of NE1/4

Cemetery Still in Use No
Size of Cemetery about 75 known graves; probably many more
Condition most of the stones were tipped over; cemetery is fenced, but not maintained; fence on north side has been damaged by fallen trees
Range of Burial Dates
Oldest Known Stone: Jarman Winsott d. January 29, 1848
Last Known Burial Thomas McClain Stanley d. February 15, 1931
Visited yet? CC - yes................ JZ - yes/no...........anyone else - yes
Most recent directions The cemetery is located on the southwest corner of Hwy B and Hwy K south of the deep ditch. From that intersection drive west on Hwy K about 1/10 mile. Park on the south side of the road near a gate. Walk thru the field over a shallow ditch to the gate of the cemetery.
1973 Ray County History; p. 230 not shown
1973 Ray County History; p. 232; Cemeteries Not Listed on Map not listed
Big Black Cemetery Binder also known as John Taylor Young's
Cemeteries of Grape Grove Township by McKemy From junction of Hwy B and Hwy K, go 300 yards southwest of corner; across ditch in grove of trees; on private property; in poor condition; fence down/cattle running in cemetery; about 73 marked graves (1994)

Located one mile west of Millville, Missouri

DAR Index:

From junction of Hwys B and K, go 300 yards southwest of corner, 1 mile west of Millville

LS info xxx
Other Comments xxx
Plat Maps year marked? who's land?
T53R27S16 1877 no Wild & Jones


no Wall & Linney
1914 yes Bullock Bros.
1930 no W. S. Bullock
1970 no N. & W. A. Pulliam


no N. & W. A. Pulliam
1997 no Steven Pulliam
2005 no Steven Pulliam
Transcriptions online:
GTT online
Ray County Archives
Other Online Link
Compilations Cemetery Records of Ray County, Missouri, Volume 1 - Antioch, Belt, Bethel, Little Union, Millville Community, New Hope, Penniston, Pleasant Hill, Smith, Tinney Grove cemeteries; Copied by Elizabeth Prather Ellsberry, Juliette L. Smith, and Mrs. Carlton Richardson; Published by: Elizabeth Prather Ellsberry; Box 206; Chillicothe, Missouri; Copied by Mrs. Carlton Richardson, Rayville, Missouri, December 1965

Cemeteries of Grape Grove Township, January 1995; compiled by Al McKemy, 26 Apr 1994

Library References
Genealogical Library - Ray County Museum
Ray County Library - Richmond
Mid-Continent Library MC 977.819 M195c AFRA
Family History Library (FHL) FHL 977.819 V3e v. 1-2

Joan Graham Atkinson

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