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County Home & Farm Cemetery
County Home Road
Yanceyville
Caswell County
North Carolina  USA

Cemetery notes and/or description:
Abandoned and Neglected and Overgrown

See Caswell Co NC Map Book 1 page 74 and Map Book 11 page 223 for a plat of the County Farm and location of the cemeteries.

From "Caswell County North Carolina Deed Books 1817-1840", Abstracts by Katharine Kerr Kendall at page 113 & 121.

Deed Book W page 318-9

"Griffin Gunn to James Yancey, Chairman of county court of Caswell Co. and on behalf of CC by court order to purchase lands for the poor house, for $500, 213 1/2 A on Rattlesnake Cr adj James Ingram, Graves. 28 Feb 1826. Wit: B. Yancey, Azariah Graves.
Commrs for building poor house: Bartlett Yancey, William A. Lea, Bedford Brown, Quinton Anderson, Thomas Williamson, Andrew Harrison Jur., Major James Currie."

Deed Book X page 64-5

"Starling Gunn Sen. To James Yancey, Chairman of County Court of Quarter Sessions, for $320 at $4 per acre, 80 A adj Griffin Gunn, Miles Poteat, said land purchased for poor and work house as ordered by Act of General Assembly, adj John Graves, on road from Rose ground to Milton. 7 Oct 1826. Wit: John P. Harrison."
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