Deaths

DEATHS FROM BETHEL CHURCH MINUTES

The following is a list of church members listed in the church minutes as having died from 1806-1866. Some of these people may be buried in the unidentified graves at the Bethel Church Cemetery.

* indicates actual date given in church minutes, rather than meeting when death reported

Name
Church minutes when death reported
John Billings
*1864 (Recorded after August 1862)
James Brooks
*March 15, 1830
Thomas Bull
*March 22, 1840
Catherine Canterberry
November 1858
John Canterberry
*February 19, 1861 (75 years)
Lucy Canterbury
*July 25, 1853 (61 years)
James Cos
*December 27, 1830
Anney Cox
*July 1, 1851
Rachel Daugherty
February 8, 1822
Abegail Dowty
*April 19, 1816
Jane English
*April 5, 1842 (82 years, 10 mo, 11 days)
Joel English
*May 31, 1835
Mary English
*October 22, 1856
Robert English
*December 26, 1844
Thomas English
*May 16, 1829
Tempy Gipson
*September 29, 1852
Rev. David Green
*December 9, 1809
Leanna Green
December 28, 1806
Elizabeth Hall
*September 6, 1858
Elizabeth Mary Hanley
*August 9, 1859 (30 years, 1 month, 21 days)
Ezekiel Hill
*January 14, 1847 (56 years, 9 months, 14 days)
Rachel Hill
*December 3, 1846 (55 years, 2 mo., 2 wks, 6 days)
William Hill
*September 10, 1856
Frans Hitt
*May 17, 1852 (b. September 8, 1763)
John Hitt
*November 2, 1839 (80 years old)
Jonathan Hubble
*March 19, 1819
Mary Hubble
December 8, 1821
Thomas Isbell
*December 12, 1821
Jonathan Johnson
*November 13, 1830
Mary Johnson
*March 1, 1830
Matilda MacFarland
*December 8, 1836
James McMullin
*July 5, 1816
Nancy Mabry
*January 23, 1840
Chartemathes Mothis
*1863 (Recorded after August 1862)
Alexander Murphy
July 4, 1814
Vicey V. Neely
*December 31, 1851
Enos Randol
October 27, 1811
Mary Randol
April 10, 1814
Sarah Randol
*January 13, 1816
Sarrah Randol
*July 7, 1851
Mary Roberts
*1862 (Recorded after August 1862)
John Sheppard
*November 22, 1836
Margaret Sheppard
September 7, 1822
Nancy Sheppard
*August 5, 1843
Issac Stout
*August 22, 1821
James Tatum
April 22, 1814
Amanda Thompson
*1861 (Recorded after August 1862)
Benjamin Thompson
*December 31, 1853
Jane G. Thompson
*July 13, 1839
Mary Thompson (wife of Benjamin Thompson)
*1861 (Recorded after August 1862)
Hannah Wicker
*August 12, 1818 (77 years old)
Robert Wicker
*January 2, 1821
Jamimah Wilkinson
*January 20, 1857
Mary Margaret Wilkinson
*February 5, 1843
William Wilkinson
*August 12, 1856
Adaline Williams
*November 25, 1866
Allison Williams
May 4, 1814
Phillip Young
*August 20, 1853
Dick Green (negro)
1864 (103 years old) (Recorded after August 1862)
Flora (negro)
May 8, 1819
Violet (negro)
September 8, 1824 (belonged to Mr. M. Bird)

 

 

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