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WILLIAMS (Joshua) CEMETERY, SANTA FE, MAURY COUNTY TENNESSEE

Monument in near left of the photo, broken and leaning against it fractured base.

Full view of broken memorial on our left, beside his wife's memorial to our right. Mr. Woody says a hired hand accidentally hit & broke it with a tractor, but he does not know how to repair the stone.


Full view of broken memorial. Mr. Woody says a hired hand accidentally hit it with a tractor and broke it, but he does not know how to repair the stone.

Inscribed as: "
TO THE MEMORY of JOSHUA H. WILLIAMS, was born September 14th 1762 & departed this life September 22nd 1831 aged 69 years.
WILLIAMS, Joshua H., 14 Sep 1762 - 22 Sep 1831. aged 69 yrs. (Son of Edmund & Lucretia Adams Williams; He was an original Pioneer who came with his family to Snow Creek in 1806. "Lucretia Adams, who married Edmund, father of Joshua Williams, was the daughter of patriot, Samuel Adams, and is a colonial dame." -Century Review of Maury County-, page 269
Photos by Wayne Austin 4 Aug 2009. Added here 10 Feb 2010