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Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Turtlecreek Twp, Warren County, Ohio
also known as

Fort Ancient Hilltop Cemetery

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John Q. A. Schoonover
1827 - 1899

[Civil War Veteran]

by
Arne H Trelvik
5 May 2009
 

Lucinda Shotwell
wife of M. Shotwell
died Sep 26, 1868 aged 56y 9d

[DAR & Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships show as 9 months rather than 9 days]

by
Arne H Trelvik
3 Aug 2003

Samuel Shotwell
son of M. & L. Shotwell
died Oct. 6, 1868
aged 17 years 18 days

[broken & worn worn stone - inscription partly from Warren County Cemetery Records Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships]

by
Arne H Trelvik
5 May 2009  

Cyrus Simonton
son of John H. & Sarah A. Simonton
died Aug. 31, 1842
aged 19 months

[worn stone - date & age partly from Warren County Cemetery Records Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships]

by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009

Elizabeth E. Simonton
daughter of
John S. & Sarah A. Simonton
died
Mar 15, 1845
aged 2 years & 11 months

[Elizabeth was the daughter of Sarah Ann Oxley (1823-1900) and John S. Simonton (1818-1863)]

by
Arne H Trelvik
6 April 2005
4 May 2009
  Elizabeth Ann Simpson
daughter of John F. & Sarah C. Simpson
died May 30, 1858
aged 1 year  and 15 days
by
Arne H Trelvik
5 May 2009
 

John W. Simpson
son of J. F. & S. C. Simpson
died May 26, 1855
aged 2 years & 4 months

[broken stone - given name from Warren County Cemetery Records Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships]

by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
  Margaret Sinnard
died in the 89th year of her age
by
Arne H Trelvik

9 Aug 2003
  Elmira Snyder
wife of J. Snyder
died Jul. 7, 1863
aged 32y 4m 9d [age taken from Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships transcription]
by
Arne H Trelvik

5 Aug 2003
  John N. Snyder
died May 16, 1856
aged 25y 10d
by
Arne H Trelvik

4 Aug 2003
 

St. John Family Burials - see below for the six of the seven stones (from left to right) for Sarah St.John, John St. John, Anna St. John, Joseph St. John, Rebecca St. John and Levi St. John
NOTES:
Terry D. Prall
indicates that he is a descendant of John and Anna St. John
Beverly Hawysz writes, "father to my James St. John. Stites also ties in"

Richard A. St. John  of Colorado Springs writes on 6 May 2009, "Our father restored the grave sites in the 1960's and I have the invoice from the local concrete company that did the work. I also have John's flint lock pistol that has been handed down through the family."

by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  

1st stone (l-r)
Sarah St. John
died 18 Aug 1811
aged 25y 8m 20d
by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  

2nd stone (l-r)

John St. John
died July 5, 1819
aged 69 years 5 months 3 days

S.A.R. Patriot Plaque
[Revolutionary War Soldier]

[gravestone restored in 2014 by Walt Walters, Graveyard Groomer, Connersville, Indiana]

by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  &
4 May 2009  

photos of restored
stone sent by
Keith St. John
21 Sep 2014


3rd stone (l-r)
Anna St. John
wife of John St. John
died Aug 23, 1830
aged 76 yrs
by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  

4th stone (l-r)
Joseph St. John
died Aug 25, 1875
aged 75y 11m 15d
by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  

5th stone (l-r)
Rebecca St. John
wife of J. St. John
died Jul 9, 1879
aged 71y 7m 17d
by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  

6th stone (l-r)

Levi St. John
son of Joseph & Rebecca St. John
died May 9, 1879
"aged 11y 5d"

[inscription of age from Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships reading]

by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003  
Henry Stibbs Sr.
died
Mar. 23, 1866
aged
98 years & 9 months
by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
 

Jackson Stibbs
son of John & Mariah Stibbs
died Nov. 11, 1850
aged 20y 6m 17d

[middle of stone missing; inscription partly from Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships reading]

by
Arne H Trelvik

3 Aug 2003
 

James Stibbs
son of J. & M. Stibbs
died Oct. 5, 1853
aged 14 years 10 months 18 days

[broken stone - age partly from Warren County Cemetery Records Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships]

by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
  John Stibbs
son of J. & M. Stibbs
died Nov. 9, 1851
aged 2 years 9 months 6 days
by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
 
west side
STIBBS
  
south side
  
north side
Maria Stibbs John Stibbs
wife of J. Stibbs
died Oct. 13, 1859
aged 49 years 5 months 6 days
died Aug. 12, 1874
aged 67 years 6 months 11 days
by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
 

Sarah Stibbs
dau. of H. & S. Stibbs
died Feb. 4, 1855 aged 10m 4d

[top of stone gone. Bottom laying on ground with top of stone for Sussanah Cassel. Name and kinship from Vol 6 Old Cemeteries in eight townships transcription]

by
Arne H Trelvik

4 Aug 2003
  Susannah Stibbs
dau. of J. & M. Stibbs
died Feb. 13, 1835
aged 1 year 1 month 4 days
by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
 

in Memory of
Benjamin Stites
who died Mar. 18, 1846
aged 74 years

by
Linda Bunnell

21 March 2009

by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009

  Jeduthun Stites
born Oct. 15, 1808
died Dec. 15, 1886
by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009

4 May 2009

4 May 2009

In memory of
Rachel Stites
consort of
Hezekiah Stites
who departed this life July 18, 1846, aged 57 y, 4 mo., & 26 days

Transcription and photo contributed by Arnold H. Breitenbach 26 Aug 2003 who writes, "Rachel Stites is the daughter of Ross and Sarah Crosley, and the sister of William Crosley, who is buried in Ft. Ancient cemetery."

by
Arnold H. Breitenbach

26 Aug 2003

by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009  

In memory of
Rhoda Stites
daughter of Hezekiah & Rachel Stites
who departed this life
August 26, 1842
aged 21 years & 2 months
by
Arne H Trelvik
4 May 2009
       

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