Harris Hill Cemetery

Harris Hill Cemetery (HMTGE)

Location: Huntsville, AL 35811 Madison County
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N 34° 46.335', W 86° 32.342'

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Harris Hill Cemetery is located Sec. 17, T3, and R1E, on the south side of Highway 72 East at the intersection of Moores Mill Road and Highway 72 East in a large clump of trees on a small rise. This is the old home place and family graveyard of Francis Eppes Harris; without a doubt, he and his wife are buried here, but no stones mark their graves.

In 2007 with the help of the present owner, Cole Walker, family members and the Twickenham Town Chapter, NSDAR, the old graves and cemetery were restored with additional markers placed.

There are numerous unmarked graves in this cemetery, but the following are the only known marked graves:
Col. Efford Bentley - Revolutionary War Soldier,
Wife - Elizabeth Gay Bentley
Francis Eppes Harris - Revolutionary War Soldier,
Wife - Ann Macon Harris
Lemuel Mead - One of the delegates from Madison County and original signers of the 1819 Alabama Constitution.
Son - Daniel Harris
Henry H. Bentley
Mary Perratt Roach
"J.H.L." - Footstone
L. Shelton
Lavinia W. Roper
Frances T. Houston
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 1:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 542180 N 3847883
Decimal Degrees34.77225000, -86.53903333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 46.335', W 86° 32.342'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 46' 20.10" N, 86° 32' 20.52" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3001-3009 Moores Mill Rd NE, Huntsville AL 35811, US
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