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RUTHERFORD Cemetery
Located on Daysville-Allensville Road.
The cemetery is on private property, in poor condition and not maintained.
There is a stone wall around the cemetery.

The following graves are inside the walled area:

Father
Thomas B. RUTHERFORD
born Jan 4, 1825 died Dec 26, 1905

Jail H. RUTERFORD (spelled this way on stone)
Consort of T.B. RUTHERFORD
was born Aug. 1st, 1828
Died Dec! 27, 1849

RUTHERFORD (Very large grave stone, with the next three inscriptions)
-Nannie Belle, wife of W. T. RUTHERFORD July 16, 1870 - Dec 12, 1897 (fs: N.B.R.)
-Gillie Lillian, wife of W. T. RUTHERFORD May 9, 1872 - Aug 3, 1905 (fs: G.L.R.)
-Charles William, son of W.T. & Gillie L. RUTHERFORD Aug 17, 1900 - Nov
4, 1905

Jane E. wife of Thomas B. RUTHERFORD (large stone fallen over)
born Oct 28, 1819 died May 6, 1897

John RUTHERFORD
Born Jan. 7, 1802
Died March 3, 1857
(fs: J.R.)

Infant son of T.B. & J.H. RUTHERFORD
Born & Died Dec. 24th, 1849

M. E. wife of Edmond CURD (tall monument, broken several times and lying
on ground)
born June 28, 1858 died June 26, 1880
epitaph illegible
(fs: M.E.C.)

Father
Robert A. FERGUSON Aug 11, 1855 - Mar 1, 1904
Father let thy grace be given
that we may meet again in heaven.
Mother
Mary E. , his wife June 8, 1863 - Feb 25, 1904
Rest Mother rest in quiet sleep
while friends in sorrow oer thee weep.

Ellen O. GORDON (stone broken & lying on ground)
wife of H. H. GORDON
Dec 1, 1828 - July 5, 1908
Tho lost to sight, to memory dear.

Henry Harrison GORDON
born Feb 1, 1814 died Sept 18, 1886
Twas hard to give thee up but
Thy will, O God be done
Farewell, there is but one pang in death
one only leaving thee
(fs: H.H.G.)

Martina J. KENNEDY
Nov. 10, 1830-Nov. 3, 1905
James T. KENNEDY
Oct. 21, 1825-June 27, 1908

Henry R. son of J.T. & M.J. KENNEDY
Born Aug. 20, 1867
Died Jan. 28, 1884
Sleep on brother thy work is done
The mortal pang is past
Jesus has come
And borne the home __that stormy blast.

Homash son of J.T. & M.J. KENNEDY
Nov. 29, 1850
Died Oct. 25, 1906

H.A. KENNEDY
Jan. 10, 1849-Jan. 9, 1916

Lavina Jane
June 22, 1840-Feb. 9, 1921

Mollie E. KENNEDY
May 21, 1857-July 20, 1932

Elizabeth E. KENNEDY
daughter of J.T. & M.J. KENNEDY
Born Dec. 16, 1853
Died Sept. 24, 1854
(fs: E.E.K.)

Broken Stone:
Dec. 12, 1797
Died July 3, 1859

Broken Stone:
S.Hodgsson, Clarksville {stone maker?}

3 stones no inscription

(fs:  D.S.G.)

Outside the walled area and behind it:

In Memory of Mary E. wife of William HARP
Born March 20, 1861
Died March th15, 1880
(the only one outside the wall with any writing)

There were about 14 graves marked by stones or rocks in this back area.
 


Transcribed and copyrighted by Rachel & Karen Combs, Elaina Kenner and Laura Porter.

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