Somerville Burial Ground

Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina, USA Add to Map
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This description is from 1939!
Location: on western edge of town of Warrenton, NC almost north of CourtHouse, about 150-yds distant; It adjoins the estate of Aaron Hendrick, [African American], and the late John Graham, well known teacher; Condition: Very poor. Below is a list on one large granite marker of those buried in this burial ground all of whom died prior to 1914 There is no record but the names. The Burial ground is a rectangle 35x 50 feet surrounded by a solid stone wall about 4 feet high with iron stakes projecting from the top. The gate remains locked. The burial ground of this well known family is in the town of Warrenton NC, north of CourtHouse adjoining lands of Aaron Hendrick and John Graham estates; all of which was once owned by the Somerville family. The burial ground in previous deeds has been reserved to the family. Covered with English Ivy and honeysuckle, it is badly neglected.

  • Added: 12 Feb 2016
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2603586