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Winn Parish Friendship Baptish Church Cemetery


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Friendship Baptish Church Cemetery
located on 126 between Sikes and Gaars Mill
The final resting place of many families including: Adams, Walker, Parker, Thornton, Crain, Smith, Gates, Simmons, Burnett, Head, and many other families that settled around the area during the mid-1860s
Photos Submitted by John & Annette Womack

John Womack walking the cemetery looking for the grave of his gt gt gd mother.
Mary Emmoline Adams - Davis -Branch (See tombstone below)

"Six little babies in a row. The Heirs of N. S. & Elizabeth Adams." is what the sign behind them reads.
Newport Scott Adams was the youngest (#13) child of Washington B. Adams and a brother to Mary Emmoline above. His wife was Rachael Elizabeth Fatheree the d/o of William L. Fatheree and his wife, Caroline Branch.

4 Womack babies buried 1981-1984

5 Burnett babies and a mother buried 1928-1940


Mary E. (Adams) wife of Archie Branch
1/20/1837 - 4/15/1914
d/o Washington Burgess Adams & Sarah (Lucas)
Married (1) _____Davis (4 ch) Married (2) Archie Branch (no ch)

Photos taken August 22, 1999 by John & Annette Womack

Photos Submitted by Jerry Lasyone


We are looking for any historical documents, articles, photos, etc. Everyone is urged to donate transcriptions of Winn Parish bible records, cemeteries, court records, old newspaper articles, biographies of residents, old letters, census data, obituaries, family histories, parish histories, military records, old photographs, etc.

The USGenWeb has provided an easy to use form for submitting a RECORD of any type to the Louisiana GenWeb Archives. It will be forwarded to me for the Winn Parish Archives. You can still submit a free form text document if you choose not to use the form provided. Click here to go to the FORMS page or send your formatted documents, according to the GUIDELINES below, to Peggy Beaubouef, Winn Parish File Manager, or, Greggory E. Davies, Winn Parish Assistant File Manager if you would like to contribute to the Winn Parish Archive Project.

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