Laud Cem # 152    T3S, R12W, Sec 9

Surveyed January 2008 by Sam Rice & Robert Torbert

 

Location:  From Florence, go north on AL 20, left on CR 14 to Oakland, and left on CR 15. Turn right on CR 4, go about 0.6 miles and turn right on a field lane.  The cemetery is west of the transmission line in a group of scattered trees.  The tombstones are broken and have been gathered around several trees.  Beware of the cattle in the pastures. The field gates are locked.   

The 1870 Census provides the following:

  Alex Simpson     40 yrs  AL  Black

  Harriett            33 yrs  AL

  Florence            12 yrs  AL

  Nelson             9  yrs  AL

Alonzo Simpson Cemetery