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OLD MAYSVILLE CEMETERY
 
Also called MORROW-STEWART CEMETERY
 
Source: Cemeteries of Madison County, Alabama, Volume 1, Author: Dorothy S. Johnson, 1971
Submitted by Larie G. Kubaliak

 

Location: Section 17-3-2E – approximately in the S/2 S/2 of section.  This cemetery is located in a grove of trees on a hill due east of the Flint River Primitive Baptist Church on the Flint River

 

FORSEY, SARAH ELIZA – Sacred to the Memory of Sarah Eliza Forsey who departed this life January 20th, 1840 aged 17 mo. & 11 days

 

FORSEY, E…. Forsey who departed this life November 18th, 181…, aged 31 years, …. and….. (note: the footstone said “E. F.”.  The headstone was of sandstone and had fallen to the ground and was crumbled beyond reading)

 

FORSEY, RICHARD – Sacred to the memory of Richard Forsey who departed this life Nov. 7, 1855 aged 60 years & 1 mo. (Double headstone with Eliza Forsey)

 

FORSEY, ELIZA – Sacred to the memory of Eliza Forsey who departed this life Nov. 18, 1840 aged 31 years, 2 mos & 10 days.  The redeemed of the Lord, Isa. 62:12

 

CHAMBLESS, MARTHA – Martha Chambless was born the 23d Jan. 1818 and departed this life the 11th of May, 1839 aged 21 years, 3 mos., and 16 days.

 

Small plot of four graves enclosed by an old wrought iron fence that did not have a gate.  There were no tombstones.

 

ALBRIGHT, FRANKLIN N. – Born Oct. 5, 1878 – Died May 11, 1907.  “Here shrined with many a sweet & sad thought that loved ones memory lingers still.”

 

GILES, ELIZA GILES, Wife of John Giles – Born in Pittsylvania Co, Va, Aug 23, 1811, died in Madison Co., Ala Jan 2, 1879 (**John Giles may be buried in this cemetery in one of the unmarked graves**)

 

MAYFIELD, MARTHA JANE – To the memory of Martha Jane Mayfield – Born May 16, 1853 [1852?] – Died Nov. 8, 1853

 

MAYFIELD, WILLIAM J. – Born Feb. 25, 1850 – Died Dec 6, 1850

 

MAYFIELD, JACINTHA L., wife of JOHN MAYFIELD – Born May 12, 1819 – Died Jan. 1, 1852

 

WHITE, HARRIET J. – Born… 1830, died March … 1867 {illegible stone.  Her grave was in the immediate area of the Wortham plot]

 

MORROW, F. A. – Died May 12, 1886, aged 43 years, 7 mo. & 1 day.  Brother

 

MORROW, NANCY B. – Died Aug. 9, 1878 aged 67 years, 11 months and 14 days.  Mother

 

MORROW, WILLIAM – Died April 22, 1868 aged 63 years, 8 months.  Father

 

MORROW, ANNA E. – My wife, wife of J. F. Morrow – Born Feb. 2, 1847 – Died July 13, 1873

 

MCMULLIN, MARIA – Wife of John H. McMullin – Died June 28 (23?) 1858 aged 39 years

 

STEWART, Infant son of William & Ann B. – Born and died July 2nd, 1846

 

STEWART, T. CLARK, son of Wm. & Lina Stewart.  Born Nov. 17, 1832 – Died July 18, 1841

 

STEWART, THOMAS GALLOWAY – Son of William & Ann B. Stewart – Born Nov. 19th, 1847 – Died Aug. 2nd 1848

 

STEWART, THOMAS STEWART – Died Sept. 29th, 1847 in his 76th year

 

STEWART, LINA ANN, Wife of William Stewart – Born Dec. 25th, 1810 – Died Sept 16th, 1841

 

STEWART, ANN BAYLOR – Born June 30, 1815 – Died March 1, 1883

 

STEWART, WILLIAM STEWART – Born March 30, 1803 – Died Nov. 6, 1887

 

Footstone with ”T. R. S.” but no matching headstone

 

WORTHAM, L. A. – Born Dec 28, 1827 – Died July 26, 1883

 

WORTHAM, MARGARET B., wife of L. A. Wortham – Born Aug. 10, 1839 – Died Nov. 11, 1872 aged 33 years, 3 mos & 1 day.  “Safe with Jesus”

 

WORTHAM, H. C. – Born Jan. 23, 1842 – Died July 24, 1862.

 

HAMBLE, MARTHA – Born 1818 – Died 1839  aged 21 years, 10 mos, 16 days

 

MOSS, MAHALA – Sept 21, 1823 - …. 1846  (parts of stone illegible)

 

 

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