Historic Markers Across Alabama

Peerson/McKelvey Cemetery

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Location: Court Street, Moulton, AL
County: Lawrence
Coordinates: N 34° 28.934    W 087° 16.698
  34.48223333    -87.2783
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMNDAD


First known as the Peerson Cemetery, it later became the McKelvey Cemetery and still carries that name. Buried here are some early Moulton pioneers and merchants, Veterans of the War of 1812 and Civil War, each contributed to Moulton's early history. Due to construction in the late 1970's, some of the graves were destroyed. Known families buried are: Cowan, Dinsmore, Farley, Goodlett, Leggett, McCord, McDaniel, McGhee, McKelvey, Peerson, and Wert.

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