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Fayette County, Alabama
 
~ Old Philadelphia Church Cemetery ~



Location: Quite a distance from current Philadelphia Baptist Church building/cemetery on west side of State Highway 13 - off a dirt road in the woods (S14/23?-T15S-R11W)
Copied by: Frances Lowrey Brasher - 1976


FERGUSON, S.J. - Dec 30, 1832 - Mar 15, 1875 ~ aged 42y-9m-15d   

FERGUSON, V.R. - d. Jan 14, 1875 ~ infant, aged 5m 

 [The following stones are near the above] 

FOSHEE, J.W. ~ (no dates) 

JOHNSON, M.M. - July 22, 1882 - Jan 29, 1884 

JOHNSON, Martha M. - June 29, 1880 - April 28, 1885  


According to people familiar with this area, the "Old Philadelphia" church burned,
and the congregation moved to the current location.  Some of the old foundation may still be visible.
The cemetery holds some
20 to 50 graves; some are marked but most are not.
~ Frances Lowrey Brasher





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