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COL William Overton
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1638, England
Death: 1690
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA

While I maintain this memorial I do have questions whether he is actually buried here. Wm. was granted 6000 acres of land on the Anna river. Next to his grant was the Harris grant of 6000 acres. The land the cemetery is on was that of the Harris family. It would make more sense that he would be buried on his own land.

William was born in 1638 - sources are the two books ----"Winston of Virgina
and Allied Families" and "William Cross of Botetourt Co., VA and His
Family links: 
  Robert Overton (1609 - 1678)
  Mary Elizabeth Waters Overton (1654 - 1697)
  Mary Elizabeth Overton Anderson (1673 - 1734)*
  Temperance Overton Harris (1679 - 1716)*
  Barbara Overton Winston (1690 - 1766)*
  Barbara Overton Winston (1690 - 1766)*
*Calculated relationship
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Hanover County
Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Lori Linnell
Originally Created by: Andrea Winstead
Record added: Oct 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60859736
COL William Overton
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- Jean & Davis Family
 Added: Aug. 31, 2017
Rest in peace, Col.
 Added: Jun. 29, 2017

- S.R.F.
 Added: Jun. 12, 2017
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