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Mary Sikes Atwood
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Birth: 1850
Tyrrell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 25, 1915
North Carolina, USA

The name on this headstone is listed as "Mrs. J. Atwood" with only her death date listed as "May 25. 1915". She is buried, with a matching headstone, immediately next to John T. Atwood. From research in the census and other sources, John T. Atwood was married, on May 11, 1877 in what was then Princess Anne County, Virginia (now city of Virginia Beach), to Mary Sikes who was born in about 1850. Mary Sikes was the daughter of Truxton Sikes and his wife, Harriett.

New information added August 17, 2012:
Princess Anne County, Virginia marriage records show the following -
"Married May 11, 1877 - John T. Atwood, single, and Mary Sikes, single - John T. Atwood, age 26, born in and residing in Princess Anne County, Virginia, occupation Farmer, son of Thomas Atwood and his wife, Nancy Anne - Mary Sikes, age 23, born in Terrell County, North Carolina and residing in Princess Anne County, Virginia, daughter of Truxton Sikes and his wife, Harriett" 
 
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 Spouse:
  John T. Atwood (1849 - 1915)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Charity United Methodist Church Cemetery
Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach City
Virginia, USA
Plot: behind church - row 18
 
Created by: JoAnn
Record added: Sep 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21646599
Mary <i>Sikes</i> Atwood
Added by: JoAnn
 
Mary <i>Sikes</i> Atwood
Added by: JoAnn
 
Mary <i>Sikes</i> Atwood
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- Sgt Raymond L Britt, USMC
 Added: Jan. 16, 2015
 
 
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