Spring Hill Baptist Church Cemetery

crenshaw County, Alabama

 

 

Aerial View  In this aerial view on Terraserver.com, Spring Hill Baptist Church is located in the front of the intersection. The clearing in front of the Church, slightly to the left, is the new section of Spring Hill Cemetery. The clearing to the right of the Church, on the bend of the highway, is the old section of Spring Hill Cemetery. The Cemetery and Church are located on Crenshaw County Road 39 between Luverne and Brantley, Alabama.

 

The last known transcription of Spring Hill Cemetery was taken by Sheryl Garrett before 2000. Additions added June 2005 by Kenny Shackleford. A completed and updated transcription should be available by the end of 2005.

 

Manning, Arthur

born 1795 - Died July 3, 1872  no information found

 

Manning, Irene

born 1800 – died Feb 17, 1875 Wife of Arthur Manning

 

Manning, Jeanette

born Oct 17, 1855 – died  Oct 16, 1936  Possibly a daughter or daughter-in-law of arthur & irene manning

 

Gibson, Sarah Jane

born Sep 6, 1828 – died  Aug 26, 1903  nee brewer, wife of henry josiah gibson, daughter of unknown & talitha jane underwood brewer

Sarah Jane BREWER

Gibson, Henry Josiah

born 1826 sc - died Sep 14, 1895  mother’s name was lenore  *  Bolling's Co 21 Ala Inf CSA

Henry Josiah GIBSON

 

Gibson, Joseph Watson

born Nov 29, 1852 - died Oct 18, 1915   Son of Henry Josiah  & Sarah Jane brewer Gibson.

Joseph Watson GIBSON

gibson, martha a.

born oct 1853 – died sept 1936 nee manning, wife of joseph watson gibson, may be a daughter of william & miranza manning.

Martha A. MANNING

Gibson, Charlie A

born Apr 6, 1883 – died Dec 4, 1907 Son of Joseph Watson and martha a.  manning Gibson.

Charles A. GIBSON

Gibson, Willie

?-3,1878 Oct 15, 1882 Daughter of Joseph Watson and martha a.  manning Gibson.

Willie GIBSON

Gibson, Benjamin brewer

born Apr 4, 1854 – died Jan 17, 1927  Son of Henry Josiah  & Sarah Jane brewer Gibson.

Benjamin Brewer GIBSON

PHILLIPS, Robert John

born & died unknown

2nd husband of talitha jane gibson

Robert John PHILLIPS

Phillips, Talitha Jane

born 1857 – died June 17, 1915 nee gibson, wife of s. w. turner & robert john phillips, daughter of Henry Josiah  & Sarah Jane brewer Gibson.

Talitha Jane GIBSON

Phillips, Hilliary H.

born Sept 14, 1882 – died Mar 15, 1885  son of Robert John & Talitha Jane Gibson phillips

Hilliary H. PHILLIPS

Phillips, Howard pickney

born Mar 22, 1878 – died May 29, 1955  son of John Marion & Nancy Elizabeth Everage Phillips.

Howard Pickney Phillips

phillips, Sarah Ann Matilda

born Dec 07, 1887 – died Sept 23, 1935  nee jackson, wife of howard pickney, daughter of James Robert & Sarah Lenora Elizabeth Davis jackson. * married Nov 26, 1905

Sarah Ann Matilda Jackson

Phillips, Clayton Lomax

born Mar 29, 1909 – died Nov 15, 1989  son of Howard Pickney & Sarah Ann Matilda Jackson phillips.

Clayton Lomax Phillips

phillips, Edna Malinda

born Jan 15, 1916 – died Dec 02, 1998 nee davis, wife of clayton lomax phillips, daughter of Hilery Hebert & Nancy Ferrington Hancock davis. * married November 14, 1936

Edna Malinda Davis

Phillips, John Gordon

born 1871 – died 1951 son of John Marion & Nancy Elizabeth Everage Phillips.

John Gordon Phillips

phillips, Lula M.

born 1884 – died 1971 daughter of John Marion & Nancy Elizabeth Everage Phillips.

Lula M. Phillips

Sweeney, Sarah Helen

born July 03, 1896 – died Jan 02, 1973 nee phillips, married 1st to M. F. Sweeney, 2nd to Fletcher Biggs. daughter of  John Marion & Nancy Elizabeth Everage Phillips.

Sarah Helen Phillips

sweeney, infant

no dates son of m. f. & sarah helen phillips sweeney.

 

Biggs, Henrietta

no dates infant daughter of Fletcher & Sarah Helen Phillips

 

Phillips, Vido

born 1846 sc – died 1919 daughter of Joseph Dyson & nancy byrd phillips

 

Philips, John Marion

born Feb 03, 1842 sc– died Nov 04, 1931 son of Joseph Dyson & nancy byrd phillips * nancy died during journey to alabama and is likely buried somewhere along the “Three Notch Trail.” * Sgt Co B 10th Reg Ga CSA* lost his arm during battle

John Marion Phillips

phillips, Nancy Elizabeth

born Mar 10, 1848 – died 1932 nee everage, wife of john marion phillips, daughter of Jonathan Andrew & Nancy Hamilton everage.

Nancy Elizabeth Everage

Hamilton family

Phillips, Verla Maza

Jan 22, 1904 Jan 22, 1907 Daughter of William C. and M. Lillie knight Phillips.

Verla Maza Phillips

Walden, James r.

born Sep 13, 1942 – died June 9, 1984  possibly a son of gillis t. & anna p. walden

 

Walden, Gillis T.

born Aug 30, 1915 – died Dec 1, 1995 no information found on parents

Social Security Death Index

Walden, Anna P.

born Oct 8, 1912 – Only date  wife of gillis t. walden

 

Styron, Jesse Eugene

born Sep 5, 1885 – died Jan 23, 1961 son of Charles Cleveland & Josephine Adaline Bryant styron.

Jessie Eugene STYRON

Styron, Pearl

born Mar 22, 1886 – died Jan 23, 1919 nee gibson, wife of jesse eugene styron, daughter of Joseph Watson & Martha A. Manning gibson. married May 27, 1905

Pearl GIBSON

Saunders, Theodocia jane

born Jul 08, 1873 – died June 22, 1879 daughter of John & Elizabeth Jane Kolb saunders.

Theodocia Jane SAUNDERS

Saunders, Martha Ann

born Jul 23, 1876 – died Jul 23, 1879 daughter of John & Elizabeth Jane Kolb saunders.

Martha Ann SAUNDERS

Saunders, John

born Mar 9, 1841 – Died Oct 11, 1920 son of richard & Betsy Ann Chapman saunders.

John SAUNDERS

Sanders Cem. Records

Saunders, Elizabeth Jane

born Jun 26, 1842 – died Sep 27, 1909 nee kolb or cobb, Wife of John Saunders, daughter of stephen & lizzie kolb (cobb).  married Dec 15, 1859

Elizabeth Jane COBB

Saunders, John William

born Aug 30, 1886 – died Nov 9, 1975  son of Howell John & Willie Elizabeth Richburg saunders

John William SAUNDERS

saunders, mattie maude

born dec 20, 1887 tx – died apr 10, 1967 wife of john william saunders. not certain she is buried at spring hill. married nov 03, 1905.

Mattie Maude TAYLOR

Saunders, William Stephen

born Apr 17, 1870 – died nov 27, 1928 son of John & Elizabeth Jane Kolb saunders.

William S. SAUNDERS

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saunders, Margaret Celestia (Tullie)

born Jul 25, 1865 – died Feb 07, 1928 wife of william stephen saunders, daughter of Joel Lafayette & Susan Elizabeth Wellmaker nichols. * joel & susan are buried at the Mount Ida Church Cemetery.

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margaret c. nichols

Saunders, Howard John

born Apr 5, 1862 – died Oct 19, 1931 son of John & Elizabeth Jane Kolb saunders.

Howard John SAUNDERS

Saunders, millie Elizabeth

born Sep 23, 1861 – died Jun 13, 1951 nee Richburg, wife of howard john saunders, daughter of William Middleton & Mary Harrell richburg. married January 22, 1883

Millie E. rICHBURG

Saunders, samuel Elbert

born Sep 26, 1901 – died Mar 12, 1902 Son of Howard John & Millie elizabeth richburg Saunders.

Samuel Elbert SAUNDERS

Saunders, Infant

born Mar 5, 1905 – died Mar 5, 1905 daughter of Martin Kendrick & Tippie Ann Boswell saunders.

Infant SAUNDERS

Saunders, Infant

born Aug 6, 1903 – died Aug 6, 1903 son of Martin Kendrick & Tippie Ann Boswell saunders.

Infant SAUNDERS

Gibson, Samuel Laborn

born May 9, 1862 – died Feb 27, 1934 son of Henry Josiah & Sarah Jane Brewer gibson.

Samuel Laborn GIBSON

Gibson, Sarah Prudence

born Oct 27, 1862 – died Mar 5, 1938 nee Hamilton, wife of samuel laborn gibson, daughter of Richard Stephen & Ellen Selester Tisdale hamilton. stephen & ellen are buried at the Tisdale Old Pioneer Cemetery.

Sarah P. HAMILTON

Gibson, Sarah Clemmie

born Jan 25, 1901 – died Nov 18, 1975 daughter of Samuel Laborn & Sarah Prudence Hamilton gibson. never married.

Sarah Clemmie GIBSON

Gibson, John Green

 

born Feb 13, 1895 – died Dec 23, 1958 son of Samuel Laborn & Sarah Prudence Hamilton gibson. john was married to Icelene Lena Mae Compton, daughter off Charner Skaines & Elizabeth Ann “Lizzie” Fuller. They are buried at the Mount Ida Church Cemetery. No information as to where lena may be buried.

John Green GIBSON

Gibson, Joseph w.

Born Dec 13, 1923 _ died Apr 21, 1924 son of John Green & Icelene Lena Mae Compton gibson.

Joseph W GIBSON

gibson, infant

born & died Nov 20, 1882 infant child of Samuel Laborn & Sarah Prudence Hamilton gibson.

Infant GIBSON

gibson, susan

born Oct 10, 1888 – died May 10, 1889 daughter of Samuel Laborn & Sarah Prudence Hamilton gibson.

Susan GIBSON

Gibson, Seale Bell

born Apr 25, 1903 - died Jul 23, 1904 daughter of Samuel Laborn & Sarah Prudence Hamilton gibson.

Sealy Bell GIBSON

Gibson, Infant

No Dates Son of M. E. Gibson * no further information found.

 

Williamson, Robert H.

Born Jul 25, 1859 – died June 11, 1934 son of James Benjamin Franklin & Emiline Highsmith williamson.

 

Williamson, unknown

born 1866 – died 1941 wife of robert h. williamson. * given name may be Emma or rebecca.

 

Tidwell, William

born Apr 26, 1927 – died June 30, 1973

 

Tidwell, John W.

born Aug 28, 1898 – died Jan 28, 1987 son of Joah Isah & riller tidwell

 

Tidwell, Minie B.

born Jun 13, 1902 – died Mar 11, 1963 wife of john w. tidwell

 

Mitchell, Infant

born & died Jan 1942 Son of Gaston and Ina Mae richburg Mitchell

 

Turner, George T.

Aug 5, 1860 Nov 8, 1937 son of james & rebecca turner

George TURNER

Turner, Susannah Joanna

Aug 24, 1864 Apr 25, 1943 nee gibson, daughter of Henry Josiah & Sarah Jane Brewer gibson.

Susannah Joanna GIBSON

Turner, C. Alice

born Jan 11, 1898 – died Nov 8, 1910 daughter of george t. & susannah joanna gibson turner.

Alice TURNER

Turner, Henry Ben

Born Apr 5, 1904 – Died Feb 14, 1963 son of george t. & susannah joanna gibson turner.

Henry Ben TURNER

Turner, Cleo T.

Born Oct 17, 1911 – died July 28, 1999 nee lowe, wife of henry benn turner & aubrey h. sikes.

Cleo T. LOW

Sikes, Aubrey H.

Born Apr 15, 1914 – died Mar 28, 1974

 

Turner, Virgil

born Aug 24,1928 – died Dec 16, 1973  son of henry ben & cleo t. lowe turner

 

turner, Joseph William

born Mar 18, 1891 – died August 15, 1985 son ofgeorge t. & susannah joanna gibson turner.

Joseph William TURNER

turner, Maude Dell

born June 14, 1894 – died June 18, 1979 nee compton, wife of joseph william turener, daughter of jefferson & cliffie compton. married Oct 12, 1913

Maudie Dell COMPTON

Nichols, Ollie B.

born Mar 26, 1882 – died Aug 31, 1969 nee Williamson, wife of joel evan nichols, daughter of Benjamin M. & Martha E. Gibson williamson. married Oct 31, 1901

Ollie B WILLIAMSON

Nichols, Joel Evan (ab)

born Apr 10, 1881 – died Jan 22, 1932 son of Elias (Eli) S. & Mosella Gertrude (Zell) Carnes. they are buried at the Mount Ida Church Cemetery.

joel e. nichols

Nichols, Harvey

born Nov 13, 1903 - died Sep 11, 1906 son of joel evan & ollie b. williamson nichols.

 

Nichols, Thomas Wesley

born Nov 25, 1889 – died Dec 10, 1914 son of Elias (Eli) S. & Mosella Gertrude (Zell) Carnes. they are buried at the Mount Ida Church Cemetery.

Thomas Wesley NICHOLS

thomas w. nichols, ftm

Nichols, Carey Savannah

born Apr 18, 1889 – died Mar 18, 1950 nee gibson, wife of thomas wesley nichols, daughter of Samuel Laborn & Sarah Prudence Hamilton. married Feb 17, 1907. also married G. Alonzo Martin September 25, 1919.

Cary Savannah GIBSON

Williamson, Benjamin Monroe

born Jan 5, 1861 – died May 9, 1939 son of James Benjamin Franklin & Emiline Highsmith williamson.

Benjamin Monroe WILLIAMSON

Williamson, Martha E.

born Feb 4, 1859 – died Aug 22, 1939 nee gibson, wife of benjamin m. williamson, daughter of Henry Josiah & Sarah Jane Brewer gibson.

Martha E.GIBSON

Williamson, Robert L.

born apr 13, 1896 – died Feb 19, 1962 son of Benjamin M. & Martha E. Gibson williamson.

Robert L WILLIAMSON

Williamson, Joseph Benjamin

born Mar 13, 1894 – died Feb 16, 1919 son of Benjamin M. & Martha E. Gibson williamson.

Joseph Benjamin WILLIAMSON

Williamson, Mary

born Mar 8, 1885 – died Dec 13, 1973 no information found

 

Williamson, Cumie

born Oct 24, 1898 – died Dec 20, 1938 no information found

 

Cumbee, Martha

born Jun 28, 1889 – died Feb 2, 1900 no information found

 

Cumbee, Willie

born Oct 17, 1873? – died Oct 27, 1898   no information found

 

Petrey, Evvie

born Feb 14, 1868 – died May 14, 1932 no information found

 

Free, Dempsey M.

born May 21, 1908 – died Jan 27, 1996 son of franklin m. & eliza blackwell.

Dempsey Free

Free, Mary Lizzie

born Apr 17, 1909 – died Jul 13, 1979 nee taylor, wife of dempsey free. 

Mary Lizzie Taylor

Free, John Hilton

Jan 3, 1935 Jun 15, 1937 son of dempsey m. & mary lizzie taylor.

 

Armstrong, Allen L.

born May 10, 1908 – died May 30, 1975 Son of zed & mary l. armstrong.

Allen L. ARMSTRONG

Armstrong, Sadie C.

born Apr 30, 1914 – died May 30, 1975  nee compton, wife of allen l. armstrong, daughter of robert w. & treacie susan sorrells.

Sadie C. COMPTON

Compton, Robert Walter

born Jul 1, 1872 – died Jun 15, 1941 son of Milton S. & Susan E. Brunson compton.

Robert W. COMPTON

Compton, Treacie S.

born Dec 10, 1883 – died Dec 13, 1963 nee sorrells, wife of robert walter compton, possibly a daughter of james & louisa sorrells

Treacie Susan SORROLS

Compton, Berah B.

born Nov 2, 1903 – died Dec 4, 1905 daughter of robert w. & treacie susan sorrells.

 

Compton, Cordie

born Dec 2, 1899 – died Jan 18, 1906 Son of robert w. & treacie susan sorrells.

 

Compton, Infant

no dates Son of robert w. & treacie susan sorrells.

 

Hamilton , James Edward

born oct 13, 1919 – died april 22, 1921 son of henry wesley & ellen frances williamson.

James Edward Hamilton

Hamilton, Ellen Frances

born feb 04, 1891 – died june 3, 1956 nee williamson, wife of henry wesley hamilton, daughter of john osborn & laura florence deloach. married jan 07, 1912

Ellen Frances Williamson 

hamilton, Henry Wesley

born jan 29, 1893 – died april 17, 1958 son of thomas green & elizabeth patience saunders hamilton.

Henry Wesley Hamilton

hamilton, thomas green

born apr 20, 1866 – died march 23, 1914 son of richard stephen & ellen selester tisdale hamilton.

Thomas Green Hamilton

hamilton, elizabeth patience

born nov 08, 1860 – died dec 29, 1911 nee saunders, wife of thomas green hamilton, daughter of john & Elizabeth Jane Kolb saunders.

Elizabeth Patience Saunders

 

new section of cemetery

 

Graham, Thomas Wesley

born Oct 28 1985 no other date no information found

 

Graham, Clara T.

born Sep 25, 1932 – died may 12, 1998 Possibly wife of james w. graham

 

Graham, James W.

born Aug 5, 1928 – died Mar 22, 1982 no information found. * believe this to be james wesley graham, jr., son of james sr., & irene graham.

 

Graham, Cathy Lynn

born May 15, 1959 no information found

 

Mitchell, Gaston

born Feb 25, 1915 – Unknown Son of alex & Minnie Lee Battle mitchell.

Gaston MITCHELL

Mitchell, Ina Mae

Born October 14, 1913 – died February 03, 2005 nee richburg, wife of gaston mitchell, daughter of Andrew Jackson & Ellen Elizabeth Hamilton richburg.

Ina Mae RICHBURG

rawls, odell

born Jul 28, 1917 – died Jan 17, 1993 nee turner, married 1. mason. 2. rawls. daughter of Joseph William & maude dell compton turner.

Odell TURNER

turner, Joseph M.

born May 30, 1932 – died May 16, 1995 TSGT US Air Force, Korea and Vietnam * married nell unknown, son of Joseph William & maude dell compton turner.

Joseph M TURNER

Compton, Walter Rex

born May 23, 1923 – died feb 28, 1980 son of James Clifford & Clera Clara nichols compton. married 1, Lillie Shirley May 08, 1948, married 2, Elizabeth Butler- Dorman November 09, 1973 * original member of Hank Williams band "Drifting Cowboys"

Walter Rex COMPTON

walter & family history

compton, Murrell Fonso

born oct 11, 1927 – died dec 21, 1986 son of James Clifford & Clera Clara nichols compton. married Ruby Kate Sorrells May 08, 1948.

fonso & family history

hall, Thomas (Tom) Edward

born sept 26, 1902 – died mar 15, 1990 son of aaron & Margaret L. Brunson hall.

Thomas Edward HALL

hall, Virgie Theresa

born jan 01, 1910 – died june 2, 1998 nee compton, wife of thomas edward hall, daughter of James Clifford & Clera Clara nichols compton. married January 22, 1925.

Virgie Theresa COMPTON

hall family history.

compton, James Woodrow

born feb 08, 1912 – unknown son of James Clifford & Clera Clara nichols compton.

james compton family history

James Woodrow COMPTON

compton, Fannie Velma

born June 18, 1913 – died oct 31, 1993 nee bailey, wife of james woodrow compton, daughter of George Hurd & Nettie Virginia Hathcox bailey.  

Velma BAILEY

Richburg, Joseph Raymond

born may 05, 1930 – died march 1975 date uncertain * son of Joseph Tom & currie Richburg, husband of reba carnes.

Joseph Raymond RICHBURG

 

 

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