This cemetery is located 1 mile north west of Hopewell Church in Perry County, Alabama. Thanks to Bill Glass and Lacretia Edwards for going with me and showing me the way.
Dr. Elias Benson who was born in Spartanburgh District, State of South Carolina, February 4, 1788 and Died May 25, 1843, Aged 55 years 3 months and 21 days.
Sacred to the memory of Elias Junius Benson, who was born dec. 8, 1826 and died June 2, 1853, age 26 years 5 months and 24 days.
In Memory of Dr. E.P. Benson, Born Jan. 18, 1824, Died March 26, 1857
In Memory of Abner Benson, Esq., who was drowned by the sudden giving way of the dam of the Tuscaloosa Manufactory on the 21st day of Oct. 1836 at his 58th year of his life.
In Memory of Willis W. Benson who died August 22, 1843 of congestive fever, aged 25 years 2 months, 17 days.
In memory of Rosanna Benson, consort of the late Gabriel Benson who was born Jan. 25th, 1795 and died August 12, 1844

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