Turner family in America

June 15, 2009

ACPA Cemetery Data Page – Harpersville, AL

Harpersville Garden of Memories

Shelby County

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Harpersville Garden of Memories

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Cemetery

Common Name:

Harpersville Cemetery

Other alternate

names for this

Cemetery:

Land Plat

Location

Township and Range:

T-19S; R-2E

Section Number: 33

GPS Location &

Datum used:

N:33 20 08.6; W:86 26 19.2; Elev 482

Steet Address

of Cemetery:

Hwy-25 South, Harpersville, AL 35078

Nearest City,

Town, or

Community:

Harpersville, Shelby Co, AL

Driving Directions:

26 miles east of Birmingham on US-280 turn south on Hwy-25 in Harpersville, toward Wilsonville. Cemetery is 1/2 mile on left, across from Harpersville Fire Dept & United Methodist Church.

Brief Cemetery

History:

The Harpersville Garden of Memories has served this community and surrounding area of northeast Shelby County since the days of “Big Spring” and before the legal establishment of Shelby as a County, or Alabama as a State. Many hearty pilgrims moved into these fertile valleys just west of the Coosa River even before the War of 1812.

Church Affiliation:

Cemetery serves the congregations of some 20 churches throughout northeast Shelby County.

Burial Survey:

yes

Number of Burials:

Over 3,000 burial sites within the ground, including a Revolutionary War Patriot William Jennings; 13 veterans of the Civil War; 11 veterans of WW-I; 53 veterans of WW-II; 20 of Korea, and 13 of the Vietnam War. Oldest recorded grave is of Orpha Moore (1772-24 Mar 1823). Continuing burials are accepted within the expanded site.

via ACPA Cemetery Data Page.

RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Kirksey Database

Filed under: Dickerson,Family Groups,Leads — weavercat @ 4:54 am

Kirksey Database

Entries: 40602 Updated: 2007-03-29 12:17:17 UTC (Thu) Contact: Terrance Richard Mills

This database is a merging of all the Kirksey’s I could find on Rootsweb plus all I could find in the Census Records from 1790 to 1870 and 1910. If you have corrections and/or additions, please use the Post-em feature or contact me at kirkseydatabase@aol.com.

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# ID: I73841 View Post-em!

# Name: Elijah Albert Turner

# Surname: Turner

# Given Name: Elijah Albert

# Sex: M

# Birth: 30 Sep 1880 in Tallapoosa County AL 1

# Death: 1979 in Birmingham AL 1

# Note:

2 SOUR S18944

3 DATA

4 TEXT Date of Import: 4 Oct 2004

1

# Change Date: 22 Mar 2001 at 00:00:00

Father: Elijah Anderson Turner b: 1856 in Dadeville AL c: in 1860 census would indicate born in 1856

Mother: Stella Shepard b: 7 Jun 1859 in Dadeville AL

Marriage 1 Hattie Daniel b: in Shelby County

Marriage 2 Laura Daisy Dickerson

* Married: 12 Jan 1912 1

Sources:

1. Repository:

Title: WHTucker.ged

Note:

Source Media Type: Other

Text: Date of Import: 4 Oct 2004

via RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Kirksey Database.

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