SIMS CEMETERY
July, 1999
Updated November 17, 2001

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This cemetery is located behind the home of Mr. Powers Weeks, east of Gilbertown, Alabama. With the exception of one grave found here, these are the graves of the people who were hung in the aftermath of the Sims War of 1891. These stones were erected by Vic Sims, 1987.

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Harry Hinton
1843 - 1891

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Elisha Mack
Father of Lemeul & James
1841 - 1891

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James Moseley
Son of Mr. & Mrs. James R. Moseley
b. Jan. 6, 1885
d. Aug. 1885

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John Savage
1868 - 1891

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Young Savage
Tyree - Brother of John
1865 - 1891

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Conn Savage
Constantine - Father of John and Tyree
1841 - 1891

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Moses Savage
Brother of Constantine
1838 - 1891

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Robert Sims
Co. C. 23 Ala. Inf.
C.S.A.


Pictures courtesy of Steven Randall Mason.