|County Home Road|
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."