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Zebulon Hollingsworth
Birth: Nov. 16, 1761
Duplin County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 1836
Sampson County
North Carolina, USA

Zebulon was the son of Henry Hollingsworth and Mary Murray. He married Elizabeth Jane Chesnutt. Zebulon was a soldier of the American Revolution, serving in the NC Militia under Col. James Kenan. He was approved a pension for Revolutionary War services in 1834.

1-20-13. I was just notified that the Revolutionary War gravestone, of Zebulon Hollingsworth was removed from his grave and moved to a more convenient location by the property owners. I would like to think this is in violation of NC law, specifically:
14-148. Defacing or desecrating grave sites.
(a)It is unlawful to willfully: Take away, disturb, vandalize, destroy or "change the location of any stone", brick, iron or other material or fence enclosing a cemetery without authorization of law or consent of the surviving spouse or next of kin of the deceased.
I understand the property where the grave is located fell to the hands of grandchildren and they had the gravestone removed.
I encourage anyone to contact Officials of Sampson County if they are concerned about this grave desecration.

Family links: 
  Elizabeth Jane Chesnutt (1767 - ____)*
  Edith Hollingsworth Carroll (1786 - 1856)*
  Stephen Hollingsworth (1797 - 1870)*
*Calculated relationship
Hines Family Farm
Sampson County
North Carolina, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 34.94578, -78.16592
Created by: Charles E. Carroll
Record added: Jun 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53928008
Zebulon Hollingsworth
Added by: Charles E. Carroll
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In Memory of Zebulon Hollingswowrth
- Patrick Lombardi
 Added: Sep. 24, 2014

- Jean Rouse
 Added: Mar. 27, 2014
Christmas 2013
- Jeff Hubbard
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013
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