The 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, and 1885 censuses included inquiries about persons who had died in the twelve months immediately preceding the enumeration. The 1850, 1960, 1870, and 1880 mortality census for Alabama all survived. Mortality schedules list deaths from 1 June through 31 May of 1849–50, 1859–60, 1869–70, 1879–80, and 1884–85. They provide nationwide, state-by-state death registers that predate the recording of vital statistics in most states. While deaths are under-reported, the mortality schedules remain an invaluable source of information.
Location: Cherokee County AL
MOSES P. COVENTON. Among the most esteemed and respected citizens of Baxter County, Arkansas, there is not one who has a larger circle of friends, or is a more pleasant or agreeable member of society, or a more thoroughgoing, wide-awake agriculturist than the gentleman whose name is mentioned above, He is a native of De Kalb County, Ga., born in 1833, a son of James and Elizabeth (Hill) Coventon, who were born in South Carolina and Georgia. respectively. In 1876 the father died in Cherokee County, Ga., when about seventy years of age, and his wife was called from life
Cherokee Indian Tribe
1840 Cherokee County, Alabama Census Free 1840 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1840 Cherokee County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1840 U.S. Census Guide 1850 Cherokee County, Alabama Census Free 1850 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1850 Cherokee County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Cherokee County, Alabama USGenWeb Archives Project Cherokee County, Alabama: 1850 Census Index 1850 Federal Census Cherokee County, Alabama (Dist 27: Page 1 Of 2) 1850
Most of these cemetery listings are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Hosted at Ancestry.com Cemetery records, Barbour County, Alabama$ Pleasant Hill Methodist Cemetery, Leesburg, Cherokee County, Alabama Hosted at Cherokee County, USGenWeb Archives Project Anthony-Baker Family Cemetery, Cherokee, Alabama Arrington Chapel Cemetery, Cherokee, Alabama Bankson Cemetery, Near Cedar Bluff, Cherokee County, Alabama Bethel Church Cemetery, Cherokee County, Alabama Black Oak Cemetery, Cherokee, Alabama Broomtown Cemetery, Cherokee Co., Al Bethel Baptist Church Cedar Bluff Cemetery, Cherokee Co., Al Clark Family Cemetery, Cherokee, Alabama Davis