to the Memory of
who died the 27th of November 1821
age 57 years
Duncan Stewart (1763 – 1819) was a United States politician,
who during his career held offices in three U.S. states:
North Carolina, Tennessee and Mississippi and holding a very rare distinction
of serving in three different state legislatures
(North Carolina House of Representatives, Tennessee House of Representatives
and Mississippi House of Representatives).
He is best known as first Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi (1817-1819).
He died in this office and is interred at Stewart Two Cemetery,
near Woodville, Wilkinson County, Mississippi