Fones Burial Ground

Also known as Rhode Island Hist. Cemetery North Kingstown #107

Location
Foliage Drive
North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island, 02852 USA
Memorials 11 added

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According to RIHCC, "All are fieldstones, some according to Arnold were marked with initials and dates. Two were marked with full names. With the help of the present owner, many fieldstones graves were found, but only one with markings. All graves face east. Arnold enumerated these the SE graveyard on 31 July 1883, most with initials. SW lot is nearer to house, lying on an eastward on an eastward facing slope: Arnold counted 17 graves in four lines facing east. Most can be seen today. Owner of the farm said that when he came in 1955, there had been a veteran's flag there. Burgess found 10 graves. Burgess said this suggested this might be a Tourgee Lot. SW lot about 20' south of 2nd lot. Arnold and Burgess found 6 fieldstone graves. About 4 found in 1991. James Arnold visited here July 31, 1883."

GPS Coordinates: 41.60106, -71.47794

  • Added: 26 Feb 2017
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