Trying to tie in STEWARD, MURRAY, & JACKSON.Need info. on the following people:
BLANDFORD CEMETERY, Petersburg, VA; Burials:
(No records for burials from 1703 – 1843; records burned in 1843.)
1. Square in oldest part, near church building, owned by WILLIAM MURRAY who is not buried in it.There are still 4 open graves; 12 in all. Includes: GEORGE W. MURRAY
2. Square owned by J. M. B. STEWART (prob. James): - WILLIAM E. STEWARD; - J. M. B. STEWARD; - 2 infants of WM. E. STEWARD moved into square 11 February 1860.One girl baby died 16 Feb. 1846; no dod for second baby.
(February17Steward (Infant Daughter)Steward, William E. & Jane--1846February16Convulsions 5w (Born)Petersburg; Location of Grave: __ NE corner of W MURRAY North of L Y STEWARD in grave of his Brother.-Cannot locate L. Y. STEWARD burial.)
3. Square owned by J. M. STEWART. (Annie M. STEWART put this square under perpetual care, 9 Feb. 1937): -Powhatan M. STEWARD -L. E. F. STEWARD -Powhatan Murray STEWARD -Mrs. J. M. B. STEWARD (Eleanor P.) -Nellie Lee STEWARD -Annie STEWARD -William MURRAY -Eleanor S. MURRAY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Marriage: Laura E. STEWARD & Powhatan M. STEWARD, 22 June 1872; Petersburg Public Library Newspaper Index; 2003. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ From Petersburg Pub. Lib. Index - Petersburg
Stewart, Wm. E. - Petg. -Saddle and harness maker. Customers in New York, and southward to Gulf of Mexico. Located on Sycamore St. I - 14 1855/56 Petg. Dec. 22 - 2/5.
Stewart, Wm. E. (Steward) - Died, consumption I - 19 1859 Petg. Da. Express Dec. 31 - 1/5; 2/3 I - 20 1859 Petg. The Press Dec. 31 - 1/5; 2/3
- Steward, Jas. M. B., Mayor 1 - 31848Petg.The Intell.Dec. 7- 2/2 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1880 US FEDERAL CENSUS: 1. J. M. B. STEWARD Male
Other Information: Birth Year <1817> BirthplaceVA Age 63 Occupation Notary Public Marital Status S Race W Head of Household P. M. STEWARD Relation Uncle Father's Birthplace VA Mother’s Birthplace VA
2. P. M. STEWARD Male
Other Information: Birth Year <1843> Birthplace VA Age 37 Occupation Saddle & Harness Maker Marital Status M Race W Head of Household P. M. STEWARD Relation Self Father's Birthplace VA Mother’s Birthplace VA ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Thanks, Brooke