Tuesday, 1 January, 2013

Historical Spotlight - Thomas Miller Matthews, Sr. M.D

There are many, many prominent and early Americans buried in the Pioneer Section of thehistoric Athens Cemetery. We continue our look at some of those early Athenians. Thomas Miller Matthews was born at Cumberland Courthouse, Virginia on March 6, 1830. Hisfather, George H. Matthews, was a prominent attorney and served for ...

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Sunday, 30 December, 2012

Announcement - Plans for Veterans' Memorial Court

The Veterans' Memorial Court is becoming a reality. In 2011, plans for a Veterans' Memorial Court were announced. This memorial honors all who served in the military that are buried atour historical cemetery. Veterans who served in the Civil War, Cherokee Indian War, Spanish American War, WorldWar I and World War ...

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