Chilton County Historical Society Cemetery Information
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Williams Goodgame Cemetery

The Williams Goodgame Cemetery in Jumbo has been registered with the Alabama Historical Commission as a historic cemetery. The first Sheriff of Chilton County, Thomas Williams, is buried here along with his wife and some of his children. Also buried in this cemetery are John Crocket Goodgame, who served in the Alabama militia during late Creek battles of 1836; and Edward Willis who served in the Confederate Army.

The cemetery was registered with the Alabama Historical Commission by Katherine Reece.

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Clint Seales raised the funds for the historical marker, and provided volunteers for cleaning

the cemetery as his Eagle Scout Project.