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Rev Alford Barnhill
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1810
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1899
Arpelar
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA

Son of Alexander and Elizabeth Barnhill. He married Sarah Ann Fletcher. Their children were Alexander, Nancy Elizabeth [Larimore], David Samuel, Able Silvanus, Charles Fletcher, William M. George Y., Lucinda J.A., Amasa Franklin and James Alford.
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"He was an ordained Free Will Baptist preacher, although unknown when and where he was ordained. He came into Indian Territory, in what is now Oklahoma, where these pioneer ministers preached and organized churches for the settlers. When several churches were organized, they met at Nubbin Ridge school house, near Spiro, Choctaw Nation, Sept. 1, 1894, and formed the Territorial Association of Free Will Baptists. Eld. A. Barnhill, was elected the first moderator, Eld. O.J. Taylor, Ass't Moderator, and Eld. I.W. Graham, clerk. Eld. A. Barnhill's name appears in old Territorial marriage records of those he performed.
(thanks to his descendants for helping with this information).
[Contributed by Winnie] 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Ann Fletcher Barnhill (1826 - 1914)*
 
 Children:
  David Samuel Barnhill (1846 - 1911)*
  Charles Fletcher Barnhill (1851 - 1911)*
  James A. Barnhill (1866 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
White Chimney Cemetery
Stuart
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: MillieBelle
Record added: Oct 02, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15973032
Rev Alford Barnhill
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Rev Alford Barnhill
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Rev Alford Barnhill
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An Indian Territorial FWB minister.Rest in peace.
- winnie yandell
 Added: Jan. 13, 2011
 
 
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