Historic Markers Across Alabama



Mt. Pleasant Cemetery



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: County Road 9
County: Pike
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Linwood in the late 1850s. Original cemetery included the graves of both black and white parishioners of the early church. In the 1870s, black communicants established their own congregation and cemetery while the remaining white congregation continued to use the original cemetery. Earliest marked grave site is dated 1858. Among the headstones are those identifying Confederate soldiers.







End of Mt. Pleasant Cemetery