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 Thomas Burford

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Thomas Burford

Birth
Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, USA
Death 26 Aug 1838 (aged 88)
Flowery Branch, Hall County, Georgia, USA
Burial Buford, Hall County, Georgia, USA
Plot Site G
Memorial ID 28532334 View Source

This grave is not in the main cemetery but is located behind the church in a special place with 50 others, These graves were moved by the Corp of Engineers from their original site when Lake Lanier was formed. There is a stone monument inscribed with these words: [IN MEMORIAM SITE G "51 GRAVES MOVED IN 1965 FROM BARRY HUTCHINS BURIAL GROUND WITHIN BURFORD DAM AND RESERVOIR PROJECT." ERECTED BY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, U. S. ARMY] Note: birth date is not on tombstone and name is abbreviated to Thos. Burford. There is also an added marker to the tombstone denoting Revolutionary soldier with his dates of service placed there by descendants.

Bio by: William Carlton Wade

Gravesite Details

July 2008 - Gravestone is in poor condition, but barely readable.


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  • Created by: rosican
  • Added: 25 Jul 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 28532334
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/28532334/thomas-burford : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Burford (20 May 1750–26 Aug 1838), Find a Grave Memorial ID 28532334, citing New Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery, Buford, Hall County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by rosican (contributor 47031604) .