Maple Hill Cemetery
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
N 34° 44.072 W 086° 34.470
16S E 538952 N 3843686
Quick Description: Maple Hill Cemetery is an old and large cemetery.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 6/16/2007 7:34:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM1PH3
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member robbdogg120
Views: 46

Long Description:
Established 1818 by the city of Huntsville, Maple Hill Cemetery has become the final resting place of many citizens of this community. Here lie brave men who served in the major wars of our nation, many public servants, and many citizens whose good works may have been known only to God. Scrolls in Cemetery Reception Hall bear the names of some outstanding people.

Side 2

Governors of Alabama who lie buried in this cemetery:
Thomas Bibb, 1784-1839, Governor 1820-21
Clement Comer Clay, 1789-1866, Governor 1835-37
Reuben Chapman, 1799-1882, Governor 1847-49
Robert Miller Patton, 1809-1885, Governor 1865-68
David Peter Lewis, 1820-1884, Governor 1872-74.

Marker Name: Maple Hill Cemetery

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
Marker is located at the N.W. Corner of the cemetery.


Date Dedicated / Placed: 1962

Marker Number: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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