Williamson County, Illinois
History of Bethlehem Cemetery
The church building has been gone many years, you can see the area where the the old meeting house once stood. David Norman and his second wife Susan (Klope) Norman are buried here with several of their descendants. Many of David Norman and his first wife Nancy (Sanders) Norman descendants are also buried at this cemetery.
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Headstone inventory of Bethlehem Cemetery
This inventory was taken December 26, 1997 by Linda Clark Brown and Bailey Williams.
Name Birth Death Electa M. Turnage 1860 1892 John L.C. Turnage 1860 1940 Rose A. McCroy 12/27/1851 12/25/1915 Robert E. McCroy 3/22/1859 11/23/1920 Marcus Bearden 10/17/1861 10/24/1914 Beulah Bell Bearden 1/2/1866 5/28/1913 Bearden ? ? Elizabeth Bearden 1834 1895 Isaac Bearden 1825 1899 Braxton Pulley Co E 60th IL INF Louisa V. Pulley 1850 1885 Senia Gale Pulley-Sister 12/28/1896 6/3/1897 M.A. Groves ? 2/2/1888 55y Infant son of M.A & A. Groves 9/18/1875 9/18/1875 Julia Knight 1839 William Cyrus Knight 1858 1883 Jesse E. Knight 1841 1862 (Civil War) William S. Knight 1804 1876 Sarah Chastain Knight 1818 1892 Mary E. Knight 1845 Chester Bethel Knight 1862 1882 America Knight 1854 Jesse E. Knight Pvt. Co. K 25th KY INF Mina N. Cox 1881 1941 Oliver E. Cox 1871 1946 John S. Norman 1849 1919 Annie Norman-His Wife 1853 1928 F.M. Norman Capt. 110th IL INF F.M. Norman 7/31/1897, 70y8m Martha Norman-Wife of F.M. 1868 ? Logan Norman-Son of F.M. & Martha Norman 2/1878 Dau. of ?? ? ? John Whitlock Co B 1st IL INF Mexican War Alma Baker-Dau. of John & Ellen V. 8/1885 10/1888 Eva Baker- Dau. of John & Ellen V. 5/1887 7/1889 Elbert Baker- Son of John & Ellen V. 9/1889 10/1889 Mary E. Rice 9/2/1841 4/1/1910 Joshua E. Rice 9/19/1831 3/7/1892 William Gogue 6/19/1812 5/8/1874 Ellen V. Baker-Dau of John & Mary Whitlock 11/28/1862 7/6/1910 David Norman-Husband of Susan Norman 8/26/1865,65y Susan Klope Norman No stone, death cert. states she was bur at Bethlehem Cem. William A. Norman 2/3/1885. 22y4m Emma C. Norman-Wife of K.L. 7/1890, 28y Kirkum L. Norman 10/12/1849 10/28/1930 Harry E. Holland E. Holland Lawrence Holland Ralph G. Holland Gertie A. Holland Margaret Mary Knight 1847 1935 Robert Aquilla Knight 1848/6 1909 Ada Ethel Knight 1888 1892 Anna Lucy Knight-Infant dau. ? ? James A. Knight 12/25/1877 6/22/1920 J.C. Norman 3/11/1898, 42y5m19d Vernia Belle Harris 4/1/1908 5/31/1997 Ruth A. Kinsel 6/5/1933 11/6/1994, 61y Charles Leeper ? ?
Southern Illinois Ancestors