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Also called Elan or Robert Hall
Most likely all traces of these graves are now gone. When these boys were
killed at the Battle of Perryville their father, Jonathan Kesterson, journeyed to
Perryville and and brought them home to be buried on his farm. They both fell in the same
Fred Dillard once told me that when he would walk to Cuzco from his house he would take a short cut and pass these graves. He said he did so the morning he went to Cuzco to catch the train that would take him off to war in WW 1. He said he paused at the graves and wondered if the same fate awaited him.
Kesterson, Alfred - died Oct 8 1862 at the Battle of
KY (husband of Martha Beatty)
Kesterson, Eliza J. - died Oct 13 1862 - 10 mo 22 da - dau. Of J.
& M. Kesterson
Kesterson, Samuel - died Oct 8 1862 at the Battle of Perryville,
This cemetery page is the work of Marvin Beatty. Our thanks for allowing its use on this web page.
Submitted by Marvin Beatty