Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ainslies in:
 • Goodwater Missionary Cemetery
 • Frogville
 • Choctaw County
 • Oklahoma
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Bella Ainslie
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: unknown
Death: Apr. 30, 1860
Choctaw County
Oklahoma, USA

Below is some information from the book "Smoke Signals" by Frances Imon. This book can still be ordered-for more information please contact me. Wonderful book to have.

There is a record that only a small number of burials were made here before the War between the states, for on April 30, 1860, Miss Sue McBeth, a later missionary-teacher at Kunsha, wrote in her now-famous diary about the death and burial of little Bella Ainslie, daughter of the Seminary's superintendent, George Ainslie.."We buried baby Bella today in the graveyard by the church. Two missionaries and a little band of Indian children sleep beside her until the Resurrection..."

Goodwater Missionary Cemetery
Choctaw County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: No marker found
Created by: JoLynn Mangum Cooper Sel...
Record added: Nov 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31222429

You had no flowers and it looks like no headstone. This made me sad so I just wanted you to be remembered.
- Donna Willison Head
 Added: Oct. 16, 2014

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service