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Chelsea in Shelby County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Old Quinn Burying Ground

 
 
Old Quinn Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 9, 2008
1. Old Quinn Burying Ground Marker
Inscription.
Established June 2, 1849 by
Veteran of War of 1812
Loftin Quinn
In Consideration of His Love for the Church, He Conveyed the Burying Ground to the Trustees of Liberty Church And Their Successors.
Listed on the Alabama Historic Cemetery Register
Erected by Friends of Old Quinn Burying Ground

 
Erected by Alabama Historical Commission / Friends of Old Quinn Burying Ground.
 
Location. 33° 19.697′ N, 86° 37.282′ W. Marker is in Chelsea, Alabama, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road 47 and Whisenhunt Road, on the right when traveling north on County Road 47. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chelsea AL 35043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. City Of Chelsea (approx. one mile away); Mount Tabor United Methodist Church Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles away); Town of Westover (approx. 6.3 miles away); Pelham, Alabama / Ballantrae Golf Course (approx. 9.1 miles away); Rocky Ridge Elementary School (approx. 10.1
Old Quinn Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 9, 2008
2. Old Quinn Burying Ground Marker
miles away); Briarwood Presbyterian Church PCA (approx. 10.1 miles away); Birmingham Water Works Company (1887) / Cahaba Pumping Station (1890) (approx. 10.2 miles away); History of Wilsonville, Alabama (approx. 10.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Notable PersonsWar of 1812
 
Old Quinn Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 9, 2008
3. Old Quinn Burying Ground
Old Quinn Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 9, 2008
4. Old Quinn Burying Ground
Loftin Quinn Headstone image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 9, 2008
5. Loftin Quinn Headstone
Lofftin Quinn PVT. Capt A Pateur's Co NC Militia War of 1812. Feb 28, 1794 - Aug 5, 1881.
Headstone of another Veteran of the War of 1812 buried at the Old Quinn Burying Ground image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, March 9, 2008
6. Headstone of another Veteran of the War of 1812 buried at the Old Quinn Burying Ground
David Gould PVT Co C. 3rd NC Militia War of 1812. 1794 - 1865
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,318 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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