From Family Findings
Vol. VI, No. 1, January 1974, pp. 25-28
Copyright, Mid-West Tennessee Genealogical Society, 1974
Appears on this web site by permission

HILL CEMETERY

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HILL CEMETERY located on the Campbell lane about 1 mile from its intersection with its Steam Hill Ferry Rd in Madison Co., Tenn. This well kept old family cemetery is still in use. Copied 27 May 1972 by B. R. Randolph.

Inscription on the large granite monument in the center or the cemetery "Allen Hill-early settler of Madison County, Tenn. Capt in the War of 1812 organized Cane Creek Baptist Church, the first Baptist Church in Madison Co served as minister for 25 years, 1815-1825. Born Dec 27, 1769 in Pittsylvania Co, Va. Married Aug 28, 1795 Died Sept 21, 1857. His wife Sarah Garrett born Feb 22, 1771 in Amelia Co, Va, died Apr 11, 1856. Children: Jacob, Nancy, Byrd, Evalina, Eliza, John O., Martha, Wm. D., Luraney & Lucindy, Charles Allen" erected by Anne Louise Golightly, Memphis, Tenn.

NOTE: Luraney and Lucindy were twins. There are a number of unmarked graves in this old cemetery, among which is undoubtedly the grave of Mary Hill, sister of Allen Hill and wife of Martin True. Martin True was a Revolutionary War soldier.

 

Allen, Claud M., 31 Oct 1877-18 Jan 1962

Allen, Nancy Margaret "Tot" Van Hook, 21 Aug 1882-23 Oct 1956

Bond, Mrs. Minnie Alice, 12 Jun 1861-10 Oct 1943

Bond, B. F., 3 Dec 1860-9 Oct 1910

Bond, Francis Eugene, Sr, 30 Dec 1856-21 May 1946

Bond, Etta Crawford, 9 Apr 1860-23 Aug 1941

Bond, F. Eugene, Jr, 15 Jan 1887-26 Feb 1943

Bond, F. A., born in Birtie Co, N.C., 22 Jan 1827-4 Sept 1886

Bond, Martha Louisa, 20 Aug 1832-21 July 1918

Bond, William Trader, 3 Jan 1867-4 Mar 1896

Bond, Cora I., 19 May 1870-3 June 1963

Bowman, Everett Ray, 5 Mar 1901-25 Sept 1914

Bowman, Laura A., wife of J. T. Bowman, 27 Mar 1866-25 Apr 1912

Bowman , Arthur Gradie, hus of Florence Bowman, 15 Mar 1891-11 Mar 1911

Cole, Daisy, infant dau of J. M. & A. V. Cole, died 6 Feb 1878, age 21 days

Campbell, Mary M., dau of Thomas and Eliza Campbell, d 31 May 1861

Campbell, Thomas, b in Davidson Co, Tenn., 19 May 1793-____ (buried in cement)

Campbell, Eeliz, wife of Thomas Campbell, 13 Dec 1803-24 June 1881

Campbell, A. A., 20 Mar 1832- 31 Dec 1887

Campbell, Leona, wife of Ernest Campbell, 18 Sept 1872-19 Mar 1909

Campbell, Emma Hendricks, 15 Dec 1877-19 June 1959 (DAR marker)

Campbell, C. Ernest, 20 Sept 1873-16 Dec 1955

Campbell, Sarah B., 3 Dec 1851-22 Jan 1959

Campbell, Charles J., 8 July 1847-28 Apr 1936

Campbell, Lindsey Bond, infant son of R. L. & E. B. Campbell, 24 Oct 1918-28 Oct 1918

Campbell, Eugene Bond, D.D.S., 1 Aug 1886-17 Nov 1959

Day, Reuben H., 1858-1936

Dey, Flora A., 1857-1903

Eddins, Lewis T., son of W. & Caroline D. Eddins, 21 Aug 1859-24 Jan 1860

Edwards, Joe E., 23 June 1881-10 Dec 1932

 

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Graves, Sarah E., dau of T. N. & E. T. Graves, 17 Apr 1849-30 Aug 1850

Graves, Caleb H., son of T. N. & E. T. Graves, 26 Aug 1853-29 Aug 1854

Givens, James M., 8 May 1876-10 Sept 1962

Given, Mrs. Martha, formerly Mrs. Martha Manley, 4 Jul 1808, departed this life 18 June 1863 (broken stone)

Givens, George W., 9 June 1845-9 June 1910

Givens, Sarah E., wife of George W. Givens, 17 May 1850-8 Nov 194

Givens, J. R., 1879-1941

Givens, Ola Belle, wife of J. R. Givens, 1889-1934

Givens, Robert Hill, son of R. H. & L. Givens (no dates)

Givens, Mrs. Lucinda, dau of Allen & Sarah Hill and consort of B. H. Givens, born in Williamson Co, Tenn. 12 June 1812 and died at her husbandís residence 17 July 1854, aged 42yr lmo 5da.

Givens, Bob H., died 21 Dec 1875, aged 72 yrs 10 mo 2 da

Givens, Charles R., died 25 Aug 1893, aged 50 yrs 3 mo 8 da

Givens, William W., son of B. H. & L. Givens born in Anderson Co, Texas (dates buried in cement, old stone) Anderson Co, Texas is where two of Allen Hill's brothers in law settled, the Rev Thomas Ranks who married Sarah "Sally" Hill and George Ranks who married Luraney Hill. Thomas and Sarah (Hill) Ranks are buried in old Antioch Cemetery near Montalba in Anderson Co, Texas. Their markers were still readable a few years ago but have since been destroyed by vandals. George and Thomas Hank's sister, Joicey, married Reuben Hill. Reuben and Joicey died in Maury Co, Tenn. Allen' s brother Daniel Hill is buried in Rose Hill Cemetery in McNairy Co, Tenn. These Hill's are children of Thomas & ______ (Hamblen) Hill of Pittsylvania Co, Va.---BRR)

Hill, Byrd, 18 Nov 1800-28 Sept 1872, married Louisa A Eddins 15 Jun 1830

Hill, Vesta H., born 18 Sept 1891-17 Nov 1968 (DAR marker)

Hill, Alice Harris, 1866-1941

Hill, Jacob David, 1865-1932

Hill, George W., 1871-1943

Hill, Jane L., dau of L. J. & A. R. Hill, 2 Mar 1868-22 Mar 1897

Hill, Byrd, 22 Nov 1876-8 Dec 1946

Hill, Clara Belle, infant dau of J. D.-A. E. Hill, 29 June 1897-11 Aug 1897

Hill, L. J., 1833-1900
Hill, A. R., wife of L. J. Hill, 1858-1918, also on this stone Maggie E. Hill Powell

Hill, Charles W., son of L. J. & A. R. Hill, 1 Oct 1859-23 Sept 1965

Hill, Jacob, died 2 Aug 1878, aged 81 yrs 11 mo 29da

Hill, Infant dau of Jacob and Jane Hill, 13 Apr 1836-25 Jan 1837

Hill, W. D. 2 Aug 1810-4 Sept 1830, aged 20 yrs 1 mo 2 da

Hill, Charles A., 18 Dec 1819-Sept 1841, aged 21 yrs 9 mo

Hill, Ophelia L., dau of Jacob & Jane Hill, 14 July 1842 -____ (buried in cement)

Hill, Wil____ (old stone weathered, no dates)

Hill, George Leonidas, son of W. L. & L. M. Hill, 8 May 1906-25 June 1907

Hill, Lula Mae, 9 June 1879-21 Oct 1967

Hill, Walter L., l879-1942

Hill, Walter V. S., 26 June 1920-____

Hill, Walter L. Jr, 18 May 1910-2 Feb 1954

Hill, Charles W., son of Jacob and Jane Hill, 14 Oct 1839-24 Oct 1958

Hill, Allen, born 27 Dec 1769, married Sarah Garrett 26 Aug 1795, died 21 Sept 1857

Hill, Sarah Garrett, born 22 Feb 1771, m. Allen Hill 26 Aug 1795, d 11 Apr 1856

 

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Hogsett, Charlie, 1858-1927

Hogsett, Susan S., 1853-1934

Hogsett, Ellen V., 1852-1935

Hogsett, W. T., 1860-1919) one stone
Hogsett, Alice, 1870-1962)

Hogsett, Alice Grace, dau of W. T. & A. A. Hogsett, 1912-1914

Harrison, Prudence H., 27 Jan 1840-5 Feb 1908

Harrison, John, son of C. L. & P. H. Harrison, 11 Oct 1870-16 Aug 1871

Harrison, Emer Ideler, dau of C. L & P. H. Harrison, 30 Sept 1866-11 Sept 1868

Harris, Paul B., 1882-1946
Harris A. Elizabeth 1882-19__

Haskins, Louraney Ann, his wife, 17 Feb 1827-31 Mar 1896
Haskins, James E., 29 July 1823-27 Dec 1891

Haskins, Robert, 27 July 1852-24 July 1894

Haskins, Elizabeth, 13 Feb 1858-27 Dec 1930

Haskins, Woodward, 21 Dec 1886-24 Dec 1917

Haskins, Sarah A., 2 Apr 1832-30 July 1901
Haskins, Robert V., 25 May 1828-7 July 1897)

Haskins, Aaron Vaughn, 25 Apr 1862-8 June 1942)
Haskins, Lillie Leah, 25 May 1868-13 May 1952)

Johnson, Mary L., 7 Mar 1914-13 Feb 1965
Johnson, U. D., 21, Apr 1913-____

Lawson, Mary Ann, 1881-1961
Lawson, William A, 1879-1962

Lemons, Jane, 3 Aug 1803-3 Sept 1836

Manley, Horace T., 14 Mar 1805-____ (buried in cement)

Moyer, Clarence A., son of A. E. & E. J. Moyer, 11 Aug 1891-3 July 1892
Moyer, Infant son of A. E. & E. J. Moyer, 6 June 1905

Mayo, T. H., 9 May 1861-24 Aug 1895

Mayo, Cornelia, 28 Feb 1838-27 Jan 1908

Mayo, Joel, 17 May 1809-9 Dec 1861

McKnight, Lenna Smith, 4 Sept 1865-14 Feb 1956

McKnight, N. B., 26 Feb 1856-21 Apr 1933

Newbern, Infant dau of Doct. D. D, & Elizabeth A. Newbern (no dates)

Newbern, Dr. D. D., son of Dr. W. J. & Lovinia Nwbern, b in Birtie Co, N.C. 13 Sept 1814, died at his residence in Hardeman Co, Tenn. 19 Feb 1855, Aged 40 yrs 5 mo 6 da

Newbern, William Hill, son of D. D. & Elizabeth Newbern, 14 Nov 1851-____ (buried in cement)

Newbern, Elizabeth, dau of Jacob & Jane Hill, consort of Dr. D.D. Newbern, b in Madison Co, Tenn. 2 Dec 1828, died at her fathers residence 13 Sept 1854, aged 25 yrs 9 mo 11 da

Powell, Maggie E. Hill, 1868-1946 (on stone with L. J. & A. R. Hill)

Pipkin, Hue, 24 Feb 1824-11 Nov 1911
Pipkin, Mary E., 3 Aug 1836-____

Raines, Mollie Newbern, died 8 Sept 1903

Sweeney, James A., 1856-1908
Sweeney, Lura E., 1867-1956

 

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Shelton, William M., born in Pittsylvania Co, Va 6 Nov 1818-____ (buried in cement)

Shelton, ______, dau of W. M. & Margaret Shelton, 17 Mar 1856-11 May 1872, Aged 16 yrs 1 mo 27 da (broken stone)

Shelton, Margaret E., wife of W. M. Shelton, 4 June 1830-5 May 1868

Shelton, Thomas S., son of Wm. M. & Margaret Shelton, 4 Jan. 1849-____ (buried in cement)

Shelton, Talitha Cumi, dau of A. C. & E. F. Shelton, 5 Oct 1860-7 Jan 1861

Strain, R. M., 4 Oct 1840-8 Oct 1852

Smith, William Edwin, Tenn Pvt Co H 324 Inf 81 Div WWI, May 1887-23 July 1958

Smith, Jackson, 1 June 1827-1 Oct 1900
Smith, Sarah J., his wife, 28 June 1832-13 Mar 1898
Smith, Infant b & d 1865
Smith, Lou E., 9 Feb 1862-11 May 1863, dau of J. L. & S. L. Smith

Tomlin, Eugene, 1904-1932

Tomlin, Charlie Lee, 1879-1962

Tomlin, C. W., 21 Oct 1865-12 Feb 1928

Tapley, G. W., 30 Apr 1865-12 Feb 1928

Tapley, Lula Ann, wife of G. W. Tapley, 18 Jan 1870-14 Apr 1942

Williams, Margarette Lacy Eddins, wife of Anthony Williams, 1834-1922

Williams, Mary Jane, dau of Jacob & Jane Hill, 15 Dec 1826-19 Aug 1846

Whitlow, Lela Hill, 1862-1942

Walden, Wilma, no dates-new grave

Van Hook, E. W., 1872-1909

Van Hook, Ella Kate Williams, wife of S. W. Van Hook, 1855-1912

Van Hook, S. W., 1851-1909

Young, B. Frank, son of B. F. & E. J. Young, 1884-1912
Young, Elizabeth, dau of B. F. & E. J. Young, 1873-1910

Young, B. Frank, Sr, hus, 1845-1893
Young, Eugenia J., 1845-1920

Young, Louanna, dau of B. F. & E. J. Young, 27 Mar 1867-27 May 1867