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From: Claudia Cox Welton <>
Subject: Old Jordan Cemetery, Edenton, Part 1
Date: Sat, 01 Aug 1998 12:20:24 -0500


> Grave Stones "Old Jordan Cemetery"
>
>
> 1. Phebe - wife of L. APPLEGATE d.Apr 7-1857 aged 42 y 11 mo
> 11ds
> 2. very small stone with initials J D W
> 3. very small stone with initials M R W
> 4. John LAYMON (stone down and broken) aged 60 y 5 mo 2 ds
> 5. Sarah - wife of Joseph WHITE d.Nov 5 - 1852 aged 38 y
> 6. Infant daughter of J. and M. JOSEPH d.Jan 1 - 1852 aged 4
> ds (stone down)
> 7. Napoleon R. son of Robert and Amanda M. JONES d.apr 14 -
> 1850 aged 1 y 10 mo 20 ds (stone down)
> 8. very small stone with initials N J
> 9. very small stone with initials M J
> 10. Maria R. wife of John WAINRIGHT d. Sept 15 - 1855 in
> 45th year of age (stone down and broken)
> 11. James D. WAINWRIGHT d.Mar 1 - 1853 in 20th year of his
> life
> 12. John SLONE d.Oct 26 - 1890 aged 86 y 10 no 28 ds (on one
> side of stone)
> Sarah (JORDAN) wife of John SLONE d.Aug 30 - 1868 aged
> 73 y 10 mo 22ds (other side)
> 13. Jacob JORDAN d.Mar 18 - 1849 aged 84 y 6 mo 15 ds
> 14. Mary (VALENTINE) JORDAN d.June 12 - 1839
> 15. Elizabeth (HARRIS, daughter of #17) wife of S. V. JORDAN
> d.July 10 - 1835 aged 41 y 11 mo 15 ds
> 16. Nancy (HARRIS, daughter of #17) wife of Nathaniel JORDAN
> d.Oct 22 - 1844 in her 47th year (stone leaning)
> 17. Wm. HARRIS Sr. (Revolutionary War) d.Apr 10, 1833 aged
> 70 y
> 18. Jane HARRIS d.Sept 23 - 1855 aged 100 y
> This is my grgrgrgrgrandmother - her stone is barely legible
> anymore, and is almost fallen over. She was born in 1748 in
> New Jersey and was actually 106 at her time of death. She was
> known as "Old Blind Grandma", came with her parents, John
> HARRIS and Patty and siblings (gravestone #17) from Monmouth
> Co. New Jersey early 1800's to Clermont Co. After a few
> decades of new marriages, she was related to everyone in
> Edenton, and quite a few from the surrounding townships!
> 19. Alfred N. son of A.F. and M. (HARRIS) MORRISON aged 1 y 2
> mo (stone down)
> 20. Catherine daughter of A.F. and M. MORRISON d. --- 28 -
> 1833 aged 1 y 11 mo (stone down)
> 21. Stone down and unreadable
> 22. Emily J. daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth CRAMER b.Dec 14
> - 1840 d.Aug 14 - 1841 aged 8 mo 1 d.
> 23. Wesley son of Daniel and Mary CRAMER d.Aug 16 - 1841
> aged 17 mo 8 ds
> 24. Infant son of S.V. and Elizabeth JORDAN d.July 18 - 1835
> aged 15 ds
> 25. Harris son of S.V. and Elizabeth JORDAN d.Mar 19 - 1830
> aged 1 y 1 mo 20 ds
> 26. Susan wife of S.V. JORDAN d.Apr 1 - 1849 aged 54 y 1 mo
> 14 ds
> 27. Silas V. (Valentine) JORDAN d.Mar 3 - 1870 aged 83 y 11
> mo 25 ds
> 28. Hannah A. daughter of A.F. and M. MORRISON d.Sept 1 -
> 1837 aged 10 mo 28 ds
> 29. James H. son of U. (Uzzi) and E. Clayton d.Mar 1 - 1855
> aged 21 y 7 mo (small stone behind larger one lettered JHC
> 30. Elizabeth (PRICKETT) wife of Uzzi CLAYTON d.Mar 23 -
> 1849 aged 41 y 4 mo 16 ds (stone down and broken)
> 31. Amey C. daughter of U. and J. (Jane HARRIS, second wife of
> Uzzi) CLAYTON d.Aug 4 - 1851 aged 8 mo
> 32. George P. son of J. and L.J. LAYMON d.July 15 - 1859
> aged 1 mo 24 ds
> 33. Three small stones down lettered A.C. - L.C. - H.C.
> 34. Small stone letter JHT
> 35. Robert THOMPSON d.June 28 - 1841 aged 2 y 4 mo 19ds
> 36. James H. THOMPSON d.Nov 7 - 1843 aged 26 y 1 mo 23 ds
> 37. John W. son of H. and M. BRISHABER d.Dec 9 - 1847 aged 19
> ds
> 38. Henrietta wife of Jackson CRAMER d.July 28 - 1844 aged
> 25 y 1 mo 28 ds
> 39. Elijah CRAMER d.May 25 - 1833 aged 25 y 10 mo 9 ds
> 40. Adam CRAMER d.Aug 15 - 1837 aged 58 y 5 mo 15 ds
> 41. Sarah wife of Adam CRAMER d.Oct 6 - 1844 aged 67 y 10 mo
> 3 ds
> 42. Isaac son of Bethuel and Margaret COVALT d.Aug 3 - 1839
> aged 9 mo 24 ds
> 43. Bethuel A. COVALT d.Feb 28 - 1843 aged 26 y 10 mo 27 ds
> 44. John R. son of J. and H. CARTER d.Aug 25 - 1842 aged 1
> y 7 mo 1 ds
> 45. Warren SMITH son of J. and H. CARTER d.July 14 - 1850
> aged 2 y 3 mo 28 ds
>
> The rest later -
>
> I am related to just about everyone buried in this cemetery, so
> if you find any connections, please contact me. Blessings,
> Claudia
>

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