CEMETERIES of HENDERSON COUNTY


* Lasater Cemetery *

Laster Cemetery is located on the east side of Pritchard Road approximately ½ mile north of Taylortown Road. It is outside the park but was listed on some earlier park cemetery maps. The cemetery probably is mowed once or twice a year. The number of depressions equals at least the number of marked burials, and the depressions occur throughout the cemetery area. The cemetery may be full.
David Donahue recorded Laster Cemetery December 2, 2001. Brenda Fiddler and Bonnie Bradford recorded Laster Cemetery circa 1976.


NAME BIRTH DEATH SPOUSE PARENTS
ANDERSON, Grizzy Ann (Laster) 23 Dec 1838 25 Aug 1927   d/o Hugh and Beedy Laster
According to the Census records, Grizzane was married twice and had several children. In 1870, she was listed as living in her father's house with a child named Martha. Her last name was listed as Thomas. In 1900, Grizzane was listed as head of household and had two children, Robert and Bulia. (From "Maggie Ohio" at Rootsweb)
ANDERSON, Robert Cortez 09 Oct 1873 13 Apr 1956   s/o Grizzane (Laster) Anderson
Robert died of injuries he received during a fire on his property (Carroll Co). He set up a trust fund to be used for the cleaning of the cemetery. Some people thought he had money hidden in his house and over the years they were looking for it and destroyed the house in the process. I remember as a little girl, my grandparents took me there and I picked up a horseshoe that was on his property. (From "Maggie Ohio" at Rootsweb)
BRYANT, J.L. 11 Aug 1832 12 Nov 1868 Mary Jane Lasater Mary Jane is d/o Hugh and Beedy Lasater
CAGLE, Henry O.       Co E 7th TN Cav
LASTER, Anne Elizabeth (Park) 1866 1904 William Henry Laster Joseph Creath and Elizabeth (Self) Park
LASATER, Antoinette (McMurry) 72y 8m 20d 27 Apr 1894 Hugh Lasater  
LASATER, Hugh 66y 7m 9d 12 Jan 1877 Antoinette McMurry
Beedy
Antonette
 
LASATER, Beedy 38y 17m   Hugh Lasater  
LASTER, Infant 15 Aug 1895 15 Aug 1895   B.E. and M.J. Laster
LASTER, Infant 06 Sep 1896 06 Sep 1896   B.E. and M.J. Laster
LASTER, Jonathan C. 1849 1929    
LASTER, William Henry 31 Oct 1858 20 Feb 1926 Anne Elizabeth Park Hugh and Antoinette (McMurry) Laster
REED, Aric T.   1974    
REED, Bill "William" 06 APr 1904 02 Nov 1930   TN Pvt. 9th Inf.
REED, Infant 04 Apr 1897 05 May 1897   S.J. and Nancy Ann Reed
REED, Nancy Ann 13 Jun 1865 27 Sep 1932 S.J. Reed  
REED, Samuel J. 12 Oct 1858 06 Jan 1919 Nancy  
REED, T.F. 1876      
SANFORD, S.C. 29 Aug 1840 21 Jan 1902 J.A. Sanford  
SPEER, Dan        

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