Butler - Thornton Cemetery

Laud Cem # 420     T2S, R8W, Sec 34

Surveyed March 2008 by Robert Torbert

 

Location:  From Florence, go E on US 72 through Elgin; Rt on CR 572; Rt on CR 573 to where the Rd divides at a locked field gate.  Go over the gate & straight ahead to a wooded area.  An * indicates the correction of an error in the earlier survey published on page 76 in "Cemeteries of East Lauderdale County, Alabama."

1880 Census states:  

     
  S.A. Kennedy   33 yrs TN        
  Ann E.            29 yrs MS        
  Arabell            10 yrs TN        
  Thomas           8 yrs AL        
  John S.            4 yrs AL        
  Willis T.           7 mos AL        
        
1900 Census states: 

       
  Thomas L. Kennedy     Oct 1871 AL        
  Dana                         Apr 1875        
  Felix H.                      Jul 1894 AL        
  Thomas W.                Mar 1897 AL        
  Josephine                  May 1899 AL