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Harris Cemetery
HURRICANE TOWNSHIP

Transcribed by Linda Brandau from document published in Fayette County Genealogy Quarterly
Transcriber's notes in ()

HARRIS CEMETERY
Location: NW ¼ Section 19, South Hurricane Township, about ½ mile from the Montgomery County line, on a main north-south road.

Copied Oct, 1973 by G. Harris & A. McCord, with references to Mrs. Hoffman's compilation.

Note: The part near the road is laid out in rows and was so copied. The older part has no definite rows, and after 6 rows, stones were copied just as the copyists reached them, no set order.


Row 1
DAVIS
Matilde M 1872-1920

O'DELL
St. Clair, 1869-1903

2 or 3 tombstones with marking set on, no names or dates

GARLAND
Sarah Eller. Mother 1862-1958

WORKER
Anna A. Jan. 7, 1877-Jan. 31, 1951
Frank, Feb. 21, 1872-Feb. 15, 1952

Stone with initials HAC

VUJTECH
John, born in Bohemia, June 24, 1839-May 13, 1899 (There is also a Czech inscription)

WORKER
____Roe, wife of Lewis, b. Mar. 13, 1844, d. Oct. 4, 1902, aged 18ys, 6ms, 21ds

Davis
Floyadell, 1892-
Clifford W. 1904-1955

TURNBOW
Noaia 1887-19__
Ora D. 1889-1960
George T. 1867-19__
Emma 1868-19__
B.W. 1859-1927
Martha B., wife, 1863-19__

GOUGEON
Bonnie M. (Bonnie Marie nee Davis) June 2, 1901-(August 1994)
Edward J., June 11, 1884-Nov. 4, 1964 Married June 27, 1936

FOUTS
Elizabeth b. Dec. 4, 1856-d. Jan. 10, 1892

BULKEY
Bluzes, aged 63ys

DAVIS
Rachel L. (Rachel Louise nee Merriman) Dec. 1, 1880-Feb. 19, 1952
Thomas W. (Whitten) Aug. 21, 1873-Dec. 28, 1949
Hiram Otto 1918-1919
Roehema Lorena 1916-1916
Gladys Pearl 1910-1911
Ralph 1909-1909
Roy 1919-1919
Lorain Scott 1903-1904

HARRIS
Wooten Harris, Virginia. Pvt. Col. Harrison's Regt. Revolutionary War, 1759-1840. (Bronze tablet placed by D.A.R.

WORKER
Kenneth L., son of Frank & Anna, b. Mar. 30, 1906-d. Sept. 3, 1906
Infant son of F. & A. b. & d. Aug.28, 1900

VUJTECH
Charlie, son of J. & J. -no dates
Julia, wife of J. Jan. 6, 1841-March 29, 1912

Row 2
PREYER
Homer, son of J.L. & F.F. d. Aug. 23, 1879, aged 7ms, 18ds

STONE WITH NO SURNAME
Benjamin A. 1836-1888
William 1866-1867

MILLER
Nevada Stokes, Sept. 1, 1871-May 28, 1952 "A Primitive Baptist"

DAVIDSON
Cintha C. wife of H. d. Mar. 20, 1874 aged 22ys, 6ms, 13 ds

HARRIS
Wm M 1828-1911
Lurana J. (Jane nee Sears) Aug. 12, 1833-Dec. 8, 1892
Herbert S. d. July 18, 1879 aged 2ms 23ds
Sherman, d. Apr. 8, 1861, aged 5ys, 4ms, 10ds
St. Helan d. Apr 10, 1866, aged 1yr, 10ms 18ds
Candace d. Feb. 5, 1876 aged 78ys 2ms 11ds
Sarah Mahala Aug. 6, 1849- May 26, 1920
Arrada I. Sept. 27, 1875-June 3, 1876
Everet E. Feb. 29, 1879-Apr. 1, 1882
Elta G. Nov. 2, 1880-Apr. 12, 1882

HINTON
David, d. July 29, 1851 aged 18ys 3ms 19ds

Row 3
HALLFORD
W.W. d. Jan 30, 1886, aged 62ys, 1m, 12ds
Sarah M., his wife, d. Feb. 6, 1884, aged 53ys 1ms 13ds
Thomas H., son d. Mar. 12, 1871, aged 16ys 8ms 25ds
Andy, d. Apr. 18, 1861, aged 73ys, 11ms 6ds
Elisabeth (nee Harris), wife, d. June 17, 1855, aged 67ys, 2ms, 3ds

HAINES
Hezekiah B. d. July 17, 1848, aged 41ys, 5ms, 21ds

Row 4
SEARS
Lona B. dau A.A. & H.C. b. Sept. 14, 1878-d. Mar 18, 1886
John F. Father. 1873-1915
Amanda B. Mother. 1880-1971
Ora, son of J. & H. d. Sept. 5, 1882, aged 11ys? 18ds?

DAVIDSON
Edna E. dau H.J. & M. Sept. 8, 1900-May 2, 1902

Stone we could not turn over

KNOWLES
Sarah, wife of Wm. L. -dates buried

DAVIDSON
Liberty D. 1855-1915
Almeda P. 1869-1944
(Liberty & Almeda on same memorial stone)
A. b. __15, 1823-d. Apr. 4, 1891

McCURRY
Pauline B. June 24, d. Sept. 9, 1909
Winfield b. June 9, d. July 28, 1910
Virginia b. June 9, d. Oct. 3, 1910

SPEARS
J.W. b. 1859-d. 1931
L.A. b. 1859-d. 1935

RUSH
Tessie, wife of E.E. Aug. 17, 1891-Dec. 22, 1911

RHODES
Anna b. Mar. 24, 1879-d. Aug. 17, 1913

Rest in random order

HINTON
Hardy, d. Dec. 15, 1842, aged 77ys
Mychel, his wife, d. Nov. 17, 1843, aged 73ys (wife of Hardy Hinton)

ALEXANDER
Mary, wife of Jacob, d. Jan. 26, 1887, aged 51ys, 4ms, 29ds
Elizabeth d. Oct. 11, 1857, aged 8ms
Hiram J. d. Aug. 10,1863 aged 2ys, 4ms

GAMBLE
Mary b. Apr. 18, 1871, d. Feb. 19, 1902 aged 30ys, 10ms, 1d

WILLIAMS
R.W. b. Oct. 7, 1889-d. Feb. 11, 1917
S.A., wife of R.W. b. Sept. 3, 1854-d. July 3, 1895

DAVIS
O.E. father- not dates
George W. Father 1867-1949

OWENS
A.E. wife of J.T. d. May 6, 1893 aged 65ys, 1m, 21 ds

GAMBLE
Chas. W. 1868-1934
Maggie J. wife of C.W. b. Apr. 18, 1871-d. Feb. 19, 1902, aged 30ys 10ms 1d
James, son of C.M. & M.J. d. Apr, 2, 1891, aged 1y, 1m, 29ds

HARRIS
Sarah, wife of W.B., Sept. 29, 1802-Jan. 18, 1884

SEARS
Joicey, wife of Thomas Sears, d. Aug. 21, 1855, 24ys 3ms 19ds

HALL
Thomas M. Sept. 9, 1825-Dec. 25, 1907
Isabelle, his wife, Aug. 27. 1827-July 17, 1903

KNOWLES
Sarah, wife of Wm. L. d. 1858, aged 28ys, 11ms
Norris, son of W.L. & S. d. June 29, 1856, aged 1y, 3ms, 5ds

WILSON
Hannah, wife of J. Wilson, Oct. 22, 1860 aged 20ys, 8ms
Josey G. dau J. & H. d. Dec. 16, 1860, aged 2ys, 8ms
Infant of J.W.W. no dates

HARRIS
Thomas E. 1857-1922

HOLMES
William 1849-1898

HENSON
Andrew W. d. May 8, 1890, aged 10ys, 2ms, 27ds

SEARS
John E. d. Dec. 23, 1865, aged 22ys, 9ms, 19ds
Sarah M. dau L. & F. d. Dec. 11, 1855, aged 1yr 7ms 25ds
Elizabeth, dau L. & F. J. d. Dec. 18, 1844, aged 5ms, 7ds
Infant son of L. & F. d. Oct. 15, 1852
Johnson P. son of Levi & Frances d. May 13, 1866, aged 8ys 8ds

GAMBLE
Ebb 1870-1957
Dora (Dora Idele nee Harris)1871-19__(1964)

STRICKLEN
Larken 1809-1862
Matilda 1811-1904

HINTON
Henry d. Oct. 8, 1874, aged 717s (71ys) 6ms, 20ds
Elizabeth, wife, d. Jan.6, 1884, aged 74ys, 1m 27ds

HALFORD
W.H. son of J. N. B. & Nancy W. Jan. 16, 1844-Aug. 30, 1847

WILLIAMS
Thomas, b. in Rhone Co., Tenn., (b.) Jan .19, 1808, d. Dec. 18, 1895
Alcie, wife of Thos. D. Aug. 21, 1877, aged 66ys, 7ms, 21ds
Thomas B. son of T. & A. d. Aug. 19, 1881, aged 29ys

HENSON
Monroe 1855-1922
Rebecca 1861-1930

ALEXANDER
William Washington, son J.J. & S. b. Oct. 26, 1861, d. Aug. 9, 1881
John Joseph b. Sept. 2, 1836-d. Mar. 6, 1907
Sarah 1844-1927 (Sarah's memorial has 1843 as birth year
John (b. 1803) d. Sept. 10, 1892, aged 88ys
Mary, wife of John d. Oct. 7, 1855, aged 50ys, 10ms, 1d
Lydia M., wife of J. d. July 13, 1859, aged 17ys, 7ms, 4ds
John Wesley d. Oct. 16, 1874 aged 22ys, 4ms, 8ds
Wm. W. d. Apr. 25, 1860, aged 32ys, 9ms, 22ds
Mary L. dau of Wm. W. & Martha, d. Apr. 14, 1857, aged 4ms, 2ds

CARD
Sylvester E. d. May 27, 1886, aged 43ys, 3ms, 9ds
Martha S. wife of S.E. d. Nov. 13, 1875, aged 30ys, 8ms, 26ds

SPEARS
John d. Aug.2, 1858, aged 70ys
Wm. L. d. Aug.2, 1858, aged 42ys, 4ms, 1d

ALEXANDER
Henry 1868-1925
Harriet 1870-1919
Mary Ann 1899-1927
Joel A. b. Apr. 20, 1890 - d. July 23, 1915
Wm. b. Jan. 27, 1894-d. Dec. 29, 1925
Mabel b. Apr. 27, 1908, d. Apr. 7, 1925

HINTON
Wm. d. Sept. 4, 1853, aged 58ys, 8ms, 3ds
Elizabeth, his wife, d. Feb.2, 1859, aged 74ys, 4ms, 19ds


ASKINS
Fannie B. Sept. 23, 1869-Dec. 20 1896
Claude F. 1894-1957

HILL
William Walter, son W. H. & L.C. d. Oct. 1, 1884, aged 17, 3ms, 8ds
John J. son W.H. & L.C. May 29, 1879 aged 3ys 21ds
Dora, dau W. H. & L.C. d. Aug. 17, 1864, aged 9ys, 9ds

ALEXANDER
Gordon, son H.H. & H. b. Aug. 28, 1901, d. Jan 14, 1902, aged 4ms, 16ds
Martha N. A. dau H. & M. d. Aug. 11, 1889, aged 1yr
Jette F. son H.H. & H. b. Apr. 10, d. Apr. 17, 1905

FATTIE
Sarah E. b. Mar. 23, 1833-d. Nov. 2, 1907

HENSON
William H. 1849-1935
Cynthia 1850-1938

GAMBLE
Louis E. Feb. 2, 1907-Sept. 22, 1911
Laura, dau E. & D. b. May 3, d. Dec. 31, 1902

HENSON
Cora L. b. Aug. 29, 1881-d. Oct. 25, 1901

TURNBOW
James E. 1869-1886
Elizabeth, 1850-1885
Onesimus 1845-1922

Additions from Mrs. Hoff's list. These stones an no longer be found.
SEARS
Thomas Mar. 3, 1832-Dec. 22, 1903

WILSON
Mary J. wife of J. Wilson, d. Oct. 2, 1870, aged 24ys, 11ms

CASEY
Mahaly E. wife of W.D. d. Dec. 31, 1860, aged 17ys 7ms, 12ds

DAVIDSON
Allen Feb. 4, 1830-Feb 16, 1898
Jane, his wife, May 5, 1833- no death date

FREEMAN
C.A. or G.H. (Gideon Allen) d. Aug. 31, 1890 aged 86ys, 10ms, 26ds
Rebecca (Rebecca Ann nee Donaldson) H. wife, Jan. 24, 1824-Dec. 4, 1900

HICKS
Levi Aug. 1856-Nov. 1929

MILLER
Geo. W. 1818-1884
Mary A. 1822-1896

ALEXANDER
Siner E. b. Apr. 1868-d. Mar 7 1869
Mary Frances, dau John Joseph & Lydia, b. 1859- Mar. 15, 1861

HINTON
W.R. d. Feb. 1, 1852, aged 20ys 10ms, 7ds

MOORE
John b. Mar. 7, 1829- d. Aug. 18, 1867

Genealogical notes from Mrs. Hoffman

Elizabeth (Sears) Wilson d. Feb. 18, 1883, aged 75ys, 4ms, 9ds (Mont. County death records) bur Casey cem. No stone, mother of Josh, Wilson, b. Ala. She m. Joseph Halford, son of Andy

Sarah Alexander, wife of John Joseph was Sarah Kirk, b. June 15, 1844-d. Jan 21, 1927. They were parents of Wm. W.

Fannie Belle Askins, maiden name Alexander
Claude Farrel Askins, b. Dec. 17, 1894-d. Feb. 23 1957
John Alexander d. 1892 was John Joseph
Mary Alexander was Mary Jones
Martha S. Card was Martha Alexander
Mahaly E. Casey, maiden name Harris
W.W. Hallford's name was Wooten Whitfield. He m. Nancy Alexander, Jan. 15, 1846 and Sarah M. Harris, 1849
Hannah Wilson was Hannah Dodson. Mary Second wife of J. Wilson was Mary J. Dodson.
Isabelle Nall was Isabelle Williams
Joicey, wife of Thos. Sears was Joicey Alexander.

ADDITIONS FROM THE COMPILATION OF THE VETERANS ADMINISTRATION
ALEXANDER
John E Mexican War, Pvt. Co. E., 3rd Ill. Regt. D. Mar. 6, 1867

ANDERSON
Joseph A. Civil War, Pvt. Co. I. 18th Ind. Inf. D. Jan. 19, 1908

CARD
Sylvester. Civil War, Sgt. Co. A. 106 Ill Inf. (has stone)

DAVIDSON
A. Mexican War Pvt. Co. E. 4th Ill. Regt. d. Apr. 14, 1851

FREEMAN
G.A. (Gideon Allen) Civil War, Pvt. Co.. F. 7th Ill Cav. D. Aug. 31, 1890 (Repeat from above)

HALFORD
Andy, Civil War Capt. Co. L, 107 Ohio Inf. d. Apr. 18, 1862 (has tombstone)

HARRIS
Herbert, Civil War Pvt Co D 77th Ill Inf. d. July 13, 1879
W.B. Civil War Pvt. Co. N, 55th Ill Inf d. Jan. 6, 1875
William M. Civil War Cpl. Co. G, 31 Wis. Inf. d. July 2, 1911 (has tombstone)

HINTON
Hardy Mexican War, Pvt. Co. G. 2nd Ill Regt. d. Oct. 15, 1852
William Mexican War Co. Co. Dunlop's Independent Co., d. Sept.4, 1853

HOLMES
William Civil War Pvt. Co. F. 7th Ill. Cav. D. May 7, 1898

JAMIA
Ben 1st Lt. Field Staff. 8th Ill. Inf. d. July 2, 1888

SEARS
John E. Civil War Pvt Co. A. 131 Ill. Inf. d. Nov. 23, 1865 (has tombstone)
Ora Mexican War, Pvt. Co. I. 2nd Ill Regt. d. Sept. 5, 1862

SPEARS
John Mexican War. Pvt. Co. G., 1st Ill. Regt. d. Aug. 2, 1858

VUJTECH
John Mexican War Pvt. Co. K, 2nd Ill. Regt. d. May 13, 1852

WELKER
John Black Hawk War Sgt. Co, C. Rolls Whiteside Brigade, d. Sept. 5, 1848

WILLIAMS
Solon, Civil War Co. L. 14th Ill. Cav. D. July 12, 1878
Thomas Mexican War. Pvt. Co. F. 3rd Ill. Regt. d. June 7, 1860

WILLIS
Luke Civil War. Pvt. Col G, 35th Ill Inf. d. Oct. 16, 1899




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