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York Family Cemetery
Located on private property. The East Coast Allreds
have erected a new gate (there was already a fence around the area) cut down
and removed a lot of the large briars and small trees from the cemetery. For more information and/or
permission to visit, contact Dennis York.
The cows supervising our work in the cemetery. Their pasture surrounds the
cemetery, but a fence keeps the cows from entering the cemetery and disturbing
Nathaniel York, born April 22, 1774, Died May 25, 1839. Note
the date 1837 below the death date. We couldn't figure out what this date
signified. If you have any idea, please contact us.
C. York was born Dec 4 ___, died Sept 1, 1842 We
couldn't read the year in the birth date.
In Memory of Wm. York, Born Jan 28, 1802, Died April 25, 1845
Here lies the body of L. C. York, Decease, March 10 the 1844, Bornd The 28 Day
of Feb 1797
In Memory of John W. York, Born Dec 1, 1828, Died Oct 8, 1854
Maggie J., daughter of A. J. and M. J. Turner, Born Sept 11, 1826, Died Nov 18,
1826, Aged 2 Mo's, 2 dy's. Note the age listed.
Whoever carved the tombstone couldn't add very well. Maggie was actually 2
months and 7 days old when she died.
In Memory of Wm. Y. York, Born Oct 3, 1823, Died Aug 30, 1854
Believe in the Rememberance of A. York, Died Feb 10, 1814, Aged abut 17. Words
spelled as they were on the tombstone.
Mary Emeline York No dates
In Memory of Maory M. York, Wife of H. C. York, Born July 7, 1824, Died Feb 6,
1856 Note the second "H" by H. C.
York's name. Also note the "P B Jack" carved on the bottom of
the stone. This is the work of a vandal. Apparently someone felt the
need to carve the "H" and "PB Jack" into the stone.
Thankfully, no other damage was found.