Drayton Cemetery

190 Mitchellville Road, Tarpon Trail

 Faces Port Royal Sound,  Barker Field is nearby

 Located on Port Royal Sound in Mitchelville area

 Earliest known date of existence: Antebellum

 From the book, “Hilton Head Island Cemeteries”, Compiled by Karen Marsh Gobrecht And John Griffin

Names on stones: Ferguson, Campbell, Reyes, Israel, Murry, Singleton, Small, Mayton, Chaplin, Christopher, Owens, Bennett, Grant, Green. There are about 60 stones, still being used.

 

 

Louise Small: died Jan 18, 1906, age 94

Nicholas E. Christopher


These two stones face away from water:

Jas. Drayton; Co. G, 21 U.S.C. inf.

Adam Jenkins; Co. E, 21 U.S.C. inf.

 

J. no. Screven; Co. B, 21 U.S.C.I.

Faces water:

 S. Christopher, Co. E, USCT Inf.



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