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Huntsville in Madison County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Maple Hill Cemetery

 
 
Maple Hill Cemetery Marker (side 1) image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 25, 2009
1. Maple Hill Cemetery Marker (side 1)
Inscription.
(side 1)
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 1847~1849
Robert Miller Patton, 1809~1885
Governor 1865~68
David Peter Lewis, 1820~1884
Governor 1872~74

 
Erected 1962 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 34° 44.072′ N, 86° 34.47′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Wells Avenue SE and Maple Hill Street SE on Wells Avenue SE. Click for map. Marker is located at the Northwest corner
Maple Hill Cemetery Marker - Side 2 image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 25, 2009
2. Maple Hill Cemetery Marker - Side 2
of the cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Huntsville AL 35801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Twickenham Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Twickenham Historic District (approx. mile away); Site of Green Academy (approx. mile away); Five Points Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Huntsville Female College (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Leroy Pope Mansion 1814 (approx. half a mile away); Central Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Helion Lodge No. 1 (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Huntsville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Alabama Governors. Robert Miller Patton (Submitted on March 18, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

2. Alabama Governors. Thomas Bibb (Submitted on March 18, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

3. Alabama Governors. Clement Comer Clay (Submitted on March 18, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

4. Alabama Governors. Reuben Chapman (Submitted on March 18, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 

5. Alabama Governors. David Peter Lewis (Submitted on March 18, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
Maple Hill Cemetery - Established 1818 by the City of Huntsville image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 25, 2009
3. Maple Hill Cemetery - Established 1818 by the City of Huntsville
Thomas Bibb 2nd Governor of Alabama image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 4, 2010
4. Thomas Bibb 2nd Governor of Alabama
Clement Comer Clay 8th Governor of Alabama image. Click for full size.
By Harry Gatzke, August 17, 2012
5. Clement Comer Clay 8th Governor of Alabama
Reuben Chapman 13th Governor of Alabama image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 4, 2010
6. Reuben Chapman 13th Governor of Alabama
Robert Miller Patton 20th Governor of Alabama image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 4, 2010
7. Robert Miller Patton 20th Governor of Alabama
David Peter Lewis 23rd Governor of Alabama image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, May 4, 2010
8. David Peter Lewis 23rd Governor of Alabama
Governor Thomas Bibb image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, October 11, 2013
9. Governor Thomas Bibb
This picture is hanging in Capitol Building in Montgomery Al
Governor Clement Comer Clay image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, October 11, 2013
10. Governor Clement Comer Clay
This picture is hanging at Capitol Building Montgomery AL
Governor Reuben Chapman image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, October 11, 2013
11. Governor Reuben Chapman
This picture is hanging in Capitol Building in Montgomery Al
Governor Robert M Patton image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, October 11, 2013
12. Governor Robert M Patton
Hanging in Capitol Building Montgomery Al
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,833 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   4. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   5. submitted on , by Harry Gatzke of Huntsville, Alabama.   6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.   9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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