MEEKS FAMILY CEMETERY

 

Located North of Junction City, Arkansas; Going North toward El Dorado,

turn right onto Caledonia Road traveling east; the cemetery plot is fenced

in iron in a field, off the south side of Caldedonia Road.  Canvassed May 1990

by Ralph G. Weldon.  Update July 2009.

Last updated  August 2016  by Janice Holzer.   jholzer321@att.net

 

 

     JULIA  FRAZER  MEEK MAYFIELD  1-4-1860AR  to  5-1-1895AR

       *D/of  James Madison Meek(1814-1886) & Julia Frances Frazer Meek(1823-1872)

     *Wf/of  Hugh Andrew Mayfield (1858-1927)

 

ALEXANDER  BENJAMIN  MEEK   (No dates)   "Husband"

*B: 1857  Union Co., AR    D: 4/18/1888 Union Co., AR

*S/of  James Madison Meek (1814-1886) & Julia Frances Frazer Meek(1823-1872)

*Md: 1878, Union Co., AR ~ Annie Womble Meek(1857-1918)

 

 Daughter  MEEK   (No dates) 

*D/of Alexander Benjamin Meek(1857-1888) & Annie C. Womble  Meek(1857-1918)

 

ANNIE  WOMBLE  MEEK   (No dates)  "Wife"

*Born  10/8/1857 Wharton Co., TX  Died 10/7/1918 Kent Co., TX

*D/of  James J. Womble (b:ca 1826 AL) & Susan Jenkins Womble (b:ca 1830 TX)

*Md: 1878, Union Co., AR ~ Alexander Benjamin Meek (1857-1888)

 

JAMES  MADISON  MEEK  8-11-1814SC to  6-6-1886AR 

*Born Laurens Co., SC,  * The family immigrated to America from Scotland.

*S/ of Sarah Spraggin Meek  &  Dr. John Alexander Meek (Doctor-Lawyer-Preacher)

*James joined Scotland Presbyterian Church, Union Co., AR  10/5/1863~also Baptized.

*Info about his becoming a member of the church & baptism, from Ann Dysart.

*Husband of  Julia Frances Fraser Meek

JULIA  FRANCES  FRAZER  MEEK  12-1-1823AL  to  3-14-1872AR

5-1-1895  “FRASER” *Julia was the D/of Walter Fraser & Kerenheppack Brame Fraser

*Mrs. Julia Meek joined Scotland Presbyterian Church, Union Co., AR, Sept 1862.

(This information from the files of contributor Ann Dysart)

*Wf/of James Madison Meek

 

JOSEPHINE  P.  MORGAN  MEEK (35)  3-7-1853LA  to  4-5-1888AR

*D/of  George M. Morgan(1823-1908) & Luquincy Melton Morgan(1827-1877)

*Josephine md:1873, Union Co.,AR   William Spurgeon Meek(1849-1882)

 

WILLIAM  SPURGEON "WILLIE" MEEK   5-3-1849  to  6-9-1882

*S/of James Madison Meek(1814-1886) & Julia Frances Fraser Meek(1823-1872)

"Husband"  of Josephine  P. Morgan Meek

 

 * 3  children  "POWELL"   no dates, but died in the 1930's

 Children of  Mr. & Mrs.  DIAMOND  POWELL 

 * Infant son  ……Infant twins, a son & a daughter

 *Children Diamond D. Powell(1903-1989) &  Inell Amason Powell(1911-1962)

 

 CLARENCE  TAYLOR     (No dates)  Age  93 yrs

 

 

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* * MEEK  GRAVE  * *

                                       See separate listing

Take Hwy. 63 (old Hwy. 15) East from El Dorado to Armer Road (old County Rd. at Old

Union). Go North on Armer Road or Crain City Rd. to Lockner Road (runs between Armer

& Crain City Roads, east & west).

The single grave is located behind a house, about 200 ' off the south side of Lockner Road .

Private land.   Canvassed by Ralph O. Weldon  April 1986.

1st Submitted to post online  2014; updated Aug 2016  by Janice Holzer.   jholzer321@att.net

 

ELIZABETH  FORNEY MEEK   3-31-1795   to  1-11-1844

      "To our mother by her sons"