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Amzi Walton Byers 1802-1879

Father of Julia Byers Logan

Status: Located

Owner/SourceDonald G. Dalrymple/
Linked toAmory Walton BYERS (Burial)

Orwood Cemetery, Taylor, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States

From the intersection of Highway 7 and 315 (at the Shell Station) travel northwest on Highway 315 for 5.3 miles to Highway 328. Turn right and travel 0.9 miles to CR 333 on your left.
Travel 1.4 miles on 333 to the STOP sign at CR 354. Turn left and travel 1.3 miles and you will see the Sand Springs Presbyterian Church-Orwood*. Keep on going another 0.1 miles and the Orwood Cemetery will be on your left. Turn in the driveway and the "Black" section will be on your left and the "White" section will be on your right.

*Sand Springs is an antebellum church built in 1854. It is located in the southwest corner of Lafayette County and is listed on the National Register.

Jct. of Co. Rts. 354 and 399 in Orwood, NW of Water Valley

Sand Springs Presbyterian Church
National Register 1993
Junction of CR 354 and CR 399 in the Orwood Community
Organized in 1850, the congregation moved into its building in 1854, which has changed little since its beginning.

Photo used with permission, courtesy of Donald G. Dalrymple,, 6/22/2009.

Orwood Cemetery

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