Ophelia Cranford

Female 1869 - 1938  (69 years)


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  • Name Ophelia Cranford 
    Born 4 Apr 1869  , Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1870  , Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • She was age one in the census.
    Census 1880  , Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Her name was spelled Ofeley. She was eleven years old.
    Died 21 May 1938  Arab, Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Obituary 25 May 1938  Guntersville, Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Death of Mrs. J.R. Hyatt: Arab, May 24, on Friday May 21st. the death angle took from our midst a beloved neighbor wife and mother -- Mrs Ophelia Crawford Hyatt, wife of J.R. Hyatt. She leaves to mourn her passing her husband, J.R. Hyatt; 1 daughter, Mrs J.T. Betterton of Arab, Rt 3; 5 sons, L.A., J.T., W.E., J.A. and Edd H Hyatt, all of Arab, Rt 3; also 3 brothers and 5 sisters. Mrs Hyatt was a good Christian woman, a member of the Baptist Church and her passing has cast a gloom over the community and surrounding territory in which she lived. Her remains were interred in Gilliam Springs cemetery with the Revs. Campbell and Dewett conducting the services. Archer Stanfield in charge with Pruitt directing. Pallbearers were, Lloyd Berry, Dallas Hyatt, Booster Hyatt, Rayburn, Max and Hood Hyatt all grandsons of deceased. Flowers girls were, Misses Lessie Marie Cranford, Archie and Rena Horton, Catheryan and Eunice Hyatt.
    NAME Ophelia Crawford 
    Buried Gillum Springs, Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I769  Descendants of Thomas Scoging 1709 - 1788 | All those that branch from the Hyatt line
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2005 

    Father Lewis Mason Cranford,   b. 29 Dec 1831, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1913, , Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Towney Posey,   b. 27 Feb 1840, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1912, , Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F258  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Robert Hyatt,   b. 5 Aug 1865, Rockdale District, Randolph, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1955, Arab, Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1887  , Marshall, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2005 
    Family ID F212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S65] Alabama, Cemetery records of Marshall County 1773 - 1968, Jacobs, Louise Maben; Guntersville Historical Society, (Guntersville, Ala. : Guntersville Historical Society, 1978), 976.194 V38; Gillum Springs; page 142 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S60] Alabama - 1900 Census, United States. Census Office., (Washington : The National Archives, [19--?]), James R Hyatt household, Marshall County; Roll 30, E.D. 96, sheet 16, line 61; FHL film 1240030 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S62] Alabama deaths, 1908-1974, Alabama. Department of Health, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1993, 2000), File No. 11663; FHL film 1908566 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S46] Alabama - 1870 Census, United States. Census Office, (Washington, D.C. : The National Archives, 1962, 1968), Mason Cranford household; Marshall county; roll 29, page 138, Line 7 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S58] Alabama - 1880 Census, United States. Census Office, (Washington : National Archives and Records Service, [19--]), Lewis Cranford household; Marshall County; roll 24, page 194; FHL film 1254024 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S61] Alabama, Marshall County newspapers, The Guntersville Advertiser and Democrat, (Guntersville, Alabama); 25 May 1938; page 1 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S138] Alabama, Marshall - Marriages, Marshall County (Alabama). Judge of Probate, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1979), Volume 8, page 491; FHL film 1035277 (Reliability: 3).