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Rev Samuel Iredell Johnston
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1806
Death: Aug. 12, 1865

US International Marriage records:

Margaret Ann Burgwin
Birth: 1811
Marriage: 23 Sep 1829
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Rev Johnston's burial location at the Johnston Family Cemetery at Hayes is described in the book: "A Doctor's Experiences In Three Continents" by Edward Warren, M.D., C.M., LL.D. (Cushing & Bailey, Publishers, Baltimore MD 1885) [on the Internet at archive.org website]

In Chapter XIII at pages 209 and 210, Dr. Warren's book includes the following text:

The rector of old St. Paul's, at Edenton, the Rev. Samuel Iredell Johnstone, was the most esteemed of his relations and the most cherished of his friends. ...In the pulpit he was noted for the force of his logic and the fervor of his eloquence, while out of it he was distinguished for his zeal and consistency as a Christian, and for his loyalty, honesty and guilelessness as a man. ...

His death was regarded as a public calamity by those among whom he had lived and ministered, and ... not an eye refused its tears nor a heart its sympathy as his remains were borne to the old family graveyard at Hayes to be deposited amid the ashes of his honored ancestors....

He married Margaret, the second daughter of George Burgwyn, of "The Hermitage," in New Hanover County, and the niece of Judge Nash, the Chief-Justice of North Carolina, by whom he had a large family of children.
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A Big Thank You goes to Find A Grave contributor D. S. Johnson for this information
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A memorial was made for Rev Johnston in the family cemetery 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Ann Burgwin Johnston (1811 - 1886)*
 
 Children:
  Samuel John Johnston (1832 - 1842)*
  Maria Nash Johnston Hilliard (1836 - 1909)*
  George Burgwyn Johnston (1840 - 1864)*
  Gabriel Johnstone (1842 - 1913)*
  Samuel Johnston (1848 - 1852)*
  Iredell Johnston (1850 - 1887)*
  Sallie Annie Johnston (1852 - 1852)*
  Frances Ann Johnston Parker (1854 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Rector of this church twenty eight years
 
Note: **Cenotaph**
 
Burial:
Saint Pauls Episcopal Churchyard
Edenton
Chowan County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: CindyS
Record added: Mar 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25220720
Rev Samuel Iredell Johnston
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Rev Samuel Iredell Johnston
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Rev Samuel Iredell Johnston
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 Added: Aug. 5, 2009
 
 
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