|Death:||Jul. 10, 1899|
Born circa 1829.
BARSHEBA, BERSHEBA, BARSHEBY - from the Old Testament place name "Beersheba," meaning the "seventh well" or the "well of the oath"."
"Wherefore he called that place Beer-sheba; because there they sware both of them."
Note: In the 1870 census her name was incorrectly transcribed as "Dicey" but this was a transcription error, not a nickname.
Widow of James Samuel "Sammie" Waters (1820-1865). Where her husband is buried is not known. He may have died in the war.
No tombstone on grave.
A tombstone on grave next to hers says "Saye".
Lot 41, Valley Section
interred 12 Jul 1899
Same plot with:
Grandson: William Franklin Saye
Where her daughter Sarah Waters Saye is buried is not known.
James Knox Polk Waters (1847 - 1903)*
David Robert Waters (1849 - 1920)*
Frances M Waters Meade (1853 - 1910)*
Oconee Hill Cemetery
Plot: Lot 41, Valley Section
Created by: cra2004
Record added: Feb 22, 2015
Find A Grave Memorial# 142948150