Near New Hope in Madison County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
— Established c. 1823 —
On October 11, 1823, Bethel Church joined the MUD Creek Association of Primitive Baptist Churches. Frank P. and Nannie Butler Ivy deeded Bethel Cemetery to Bethel Church on May 25, 1891. On June 5, 1982 the Bethe Cemetery Perpetual Care Trust Fund, Inc. assumed care of the cemetery.
Erected 2016 by Bethel Cemetery Perpetual Care Trust Fund, Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical date for this entry is October 11, 1823.
Location. 34° 36.709′ N, 86° 21.436′ W. Marker is near New Hope, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is on Keel Hollow Road, 0.1 miles north of Cherry Tree Road (County Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Hope AL 35760, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Poplar Ridge School (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hayden Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); The History of Paint Rock, Alabama / Paint Rock Arrests in 1931 Began 'Scottsboro Boys' Cases (approx. 4.1 miles away); Walnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.1 miles away); Whitaker Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away); Decatur County (approx. 5.2 miles away); Fort Deposit Trail (approx. 5.6 miles away); Vienna (New Hope) (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Hope.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2018, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 373 times since then and 128 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2018, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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