COLE-HOLLOWAY CEMETERY, (Miler
McCann Dr. S. of Ready Section Rd), MADISON COUNTY, ALABAMA
Mapping the location
overview of the cemetery among the giant oaks:
COLE, Geles D., wife of William Cole, 9 Nov 1810 - 23 May 1846. (William Cole married Geles Clark Sept. 2, 1829.) 7035/7026/7027/7029/footstone G.D.C.:7028
In Memory of GELES D. COLE, wife of Wm. COLE, Born Novr. 9th, 1810 and died May 23rd, 1846.
HOLLOWAY, Sally, d/o Stephen and Judith Holland, w/o Joseph H. Holloway, 19 Feb 1794 - 27 Jul 1861, Aged 67 years, 5 Mo. and 8 days. 7031R/7030/7031/7032/7033
IN MEMORY OF SALLY. DAUGHTER OF STEPHEN AND JUDITH HOLLAND, CONSORT OF JOSEPH H. HOLLOWAY. BORN FEB 19TH, 1794 DIED JULY 27TH, 1861, AGED 67 YEARS, 5 MO., & 8 DAYS. BLESSED ARE THE DEAD THAT DIE IN THE LORD.
These 3 stones show up among massive Red Oak trees as in the front yard of a private home. Please show privacy and respect for the folks living here. My photos were directed away from their home.
William Cole is
listed in the Madison County 1830 Census, but does not show up in the 1850
Census indicating that he had died by then. This may mean he is here in an
unmarked grave beside his wife.
Federal Census, Nov. 7, 1850
Holloway, Joseph H. (52) Va, Baptist Preacher, $700.
Holloway, Sally (55) Va
Holloway, Davis (21) Ala, Farmer.
Holloway, Sarah (18) Ala
Holloway, Mary Ann, (13) Ala, married David J. Hill 14 Jun 1854.
Listings & Links developed by C. Wayne Austin
using photos dated 30 Jan 2013 by C. Wayne Austin. Added here
7 Apr 2014. This cemetery was shown in the book Madison County Cemeteries Vol 1
page 35 by Dorothy Johnson.