Submitted to the Northumberland County VAGenweb Project and USGenweb Archives Project March 2007 by Cheryl Exley <CExley@virginia.org>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       Mooreland Baptist Church - no longer standing

 

 

Cemetery Markers – recorded by Cheryl Bowles Exley & Violet Haynie Bowles

 

Old Section                                         This column- notes relating to family members

Row 1

 

Sharon Leigh Haynie                        (daughter of James Haynie -

Aug 20, 1945 – Aug 20, 1945                        grand-daughter of Hilda McAllister)

 

HINTON

Hilda McAllister                                (daughter of Dan & Annie McAllister)                    

Oct 14, 1903 – Feb 11, 1971

 

MCALLISTER

Daniel F.

Mar 17, 1861 – Jan 8, 1944

Annie Jones

Mar 1, 1866 – May 21, 1954

 

SPENCE

Redia M.                                            (Redia McAllister Spence,

Aug 28, 1890 – Nov 30, 1988                        daughter of Dan & Annie McAllister)

William S.

Mar 29, 1869 – Nov 5, 1941

 

Pauline B. Spence

Jan 29, 1927 – Feb 3, 1940

 

SPENCE

William S. Jr

Mar 26, 1918 – July 26, 1974

 

Row 2

 

BOWLES

J. Warren Bowles                              (husband of Violet Haynie Bowles,

Tec 4 US Army                                   daughter of Hilda McAllister Hinton)

World War II

Aug 7, 1922 – Mar 4, 1989

 

Spence, Leonard                               (son of Harold Spence)

No stone 10/10/05

 

SPENCE

Harold Lewis Spence                        (son of Redia McAllister Spence)

Pvt US Army

World War II

Dec 10, 1919 – Feb 4, 1991

Gladys Fallin Spence

?1929 - Jan 9, 2006

 

MCALLISTER

Charlie Preston McAllister               (son on Dan & Annie McAllister)

Jan 1, 1888 – March 8, 1963

Pauline Thomas McAllister

April 10, 1896 – March 12, 2002

 

MCALLISTER                                 (children of Charles McAllister)

Charles P. Jr

Dec 3, 1925 – Jan 19, 1926

Twins

Born Jan 8

Died in Infancy

 

 

Row 3

 

John T. Edwards

June 27, 1875 – Dec 19, 1947

 

Lloyd C. Edwards

Dec 18, 1886 – June 3, 1914

 

EDWARDS

Virginia Lee

Feb 18, 1862 – Oct 27, 1943

William J.

Aug 21, 1863 – Nov 7, 1938

 

Mary Elizabeth Edwards

August 5, 1866 – July 12, 1953

 

Joseph Franklin Edwards

1866 – 1942

 

William F. Edwards

Virginia

Pvt Co H 163 Infantry

World War I

Aug 31, 1893 – April 18, 1957

 

 

 

 

Row 4

 

James Buchanan Lunsford

1865 – 1926

 

LUNSFORD

Charles R Lunsford

April 24, 1866 – March 26, 1924

 

Estelle D. Lunsford

Born 1867 – Died 1947

 

Danny Beatley

Unmarked 10/ 2005

 

BEATLEY                                       

Harold Beatley

Jan 29, 1901 – June 29, 1978

Helen Beatley                                     (Helen, daughter of Redia McAllister Spence)

Feb 23, 1914 – July 1, 2001

 

Grover H. Beatley

Feb 9, 1942 – Jan 11, 1991

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Row 5

 

Pearl L Sampson

April 19, 1897 – May 27, 1979

 

Edwin M. Sampson

May 7, 1890 – Sept 8, 1966

 

SAMPSON

Marcellus C. Sampson

March 31, 1847 – July 20, 1899

Howard R. Sampson

Oct 7, 1886 – Feb 14, 1966

 

1st Sgt.

George W. Sampson

Co. A

40 VA. Inf.

C.S.A.

 

Marie Slocum

1895 -1938

 

 

 

Row 6

 

SAMPSON

M. Edward

1921 – 1990

Hazel D.

1937 –

 

J. Melvin Perciful                                    (brother-in-law of Amedia McAllister Perciful)

May 14, 1881 – July 17, 1933

 

CRAIG

Roberta E.

1851 – 1944

Benjamin H.

1850 – 1933

 

Ruth Ann Johnson

Clements

March 4, 1928 – June 6, 2003

Love

 

William Thomas

Clements

March 26, 1925 – August 22, 1990

Steadfast

 

 

 

Row 7

 

(JONES)                                                         Stones are set up differently than usual:

Clara Sampson                                              Carroll and Lloyd are on major stone with

May 17, 1893 – Aug 23, 1970                        JONES , Clara (Lloyd’s wife) is to the right

                                                                                                of major stone and Louise (Carroll’s wife) is

JONES                                                           to the left. Carroll is Lloyd & Clara’s son.

Carroll Marcellus

July 13, 1910 – Oct 13, 1977

Lloyd Albert                                                  (Lloyd, brother of Annie Jones McAllister)

Nov 8, 1885 – June 20, 1969

 

(JONES)

Louise Cockrell

Mar 21, 1916 – May 5, 1990

 

 

 

 

 

New Section

 

SANFORD

John W. Sr

1928 – 1988

Married Dec 8, 1952 (within a heart)

Margaret F.

1935 –

 

Sanford

No marker 10/05

 

HALL

William Franklin

“Billy” Hall

Aug 7, 1979 – April 5, 2001

 

 

 

 

Map of Sampson’s Wharf, VA and Mooreland Church, c. 1930