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Hillsborough Old Town Cemetery
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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Hillsborough Old Town Cemetery, Hillsborough, North Carolina
WPA Inventory from the Clerk of Court's Office in Hillsborough, North
Carolina

ALBEA, Willie B 08 Jan 1853 D 11 Jan 1853  Son of Rev. W. and E. ALBEA
ALVES, Gavin     D 1812
ALVES, Mary
ANDERSON, Francis Hawks  D 31 Jul 1833 Age 9 hours, infant son of Walker and
Phoebe
ANDERSON, Mary Williams Wife of Thomas J. Anderson
ANDERSON, Thomas J. B 1787 D 18 Dec 1868 Aged 79 yrs 7 mos and 4 days
BADGETT, Maria F. Lynch D 19 Nov 1932 Wife of William S. Badgett
BADGETT, William S. B 1845 D 08 Jan 1875 Age 30 yrs
BARTON, Harriet D 12 Jul 1885 "As a friend she was faithful unto death"
BARTON, Sarah C. B 1835 D 15 Aug 1852 Ag'd 17 yrs 5 mos 28 dys
BELL, Benjamin Hardesty B 24 Jul 1837 D 05 Jun 1909
BELL, Caroline Berry  B 21 May 1845 D 23 Aug 1927 Wife of Benjamin Hardesty
Bell
BERRY, Cicero B 1831 D 1904 Son of John and Elizabeth Berry
BERRY, Elizabeth B 1840 D 1909 Dau. Of John and Elizabeth Berry
BERRY, Elizabeth Vincent B 1803 D 1888 Wife of John Berry
BERRY, John B 1790 D 1870 Member of the NC Legislature - Masonic Emblem
BERRY, Maria  B 1843 D 1943
BERRY, Rosanna B 1836 D 1860
BRADSHAW, H. S. (Dr.)  B 1863 D 1939 Pastor Hillsborough Pres. Church
BRADSHAW, Margaret Foster Tadlock  D 16 Jul 1896 (1st wife H. S. Bradshaw)
BRADSHAW, Mary Nash D 21 Jan 1933 (2nd wife Dr. H. S. Bradshaw)
BROWN, Abigail (Mrs.) B 14 Aug 1859 D. 10 Dec 1884 Born in New Jersey
BROWN, Anne Vasseur B 31 Jul 1859 D 10 Dec 1884 Dau of H. H. and M. P. Brown
BROWN, Annie E. Wilson B 08 Jan 1867 D. 29 Apr 1893 Wife of Henry N. Brown,
Jr.
BROWN, Henry N. Jr. B 12 May 1864 D 1922
BROWN, Henry Nicholas B 12 Aug 1831 D 12 Jan 1908
BROWN, Julia Estelle B 15 Oct 1861 D 07 Nov 1885 Dau H. N. and M. P. Brown
BROWN, Louise D 28 Oct 1883 Infant dau of L. T. and J. Brown 6 mos and 28
days
BROWN, Margaret Hooker B 10 Mar 1839 D 21 Apr 1923 Wife of Henry N. Brown
Sr.
BRUCE, George W. B 08 Jan 1800 D 20 Dec 1878
BURWELL, Frances Armistead B 16 May 1838 D 26 Apr 1856  Dau Rev. R. and M.
A. Burwell
     Died on board Steamer Jamestown between New York and Norfolk 27 Apr
1856 ( exact wording)
CHEEK, John Thomas B 23 Nov 1855 D 21 Aug 1857 Son of  John and H. J. Cheek
CLARK, Anna Thorne B 19 Apr 1883 D 22 Jul 1884 Infant dau of Walter and
Susan Clark
COIT, Elizabeth B 1837 D 03 Jan 1852 Dau David and Maria Coit of Marlborough
Dist, SC -
     Student age 15 yrs 2 mos.
COOLEY, Ann Eliza B 11 Jun 1896 D 12 Feb 1883 "Our Mother" Dau of William
and Mary
     Chapman born near Fayetteville - Wife of Rev. Charles Loveland Cooley
COOLEY, Charles Loveland (Rev.) B 26 Jun 1794 D 06 Nov 1866 Son of Elihu and
Rhoda
     Cooley Born Glastonbury, CT
COOLEY, Emily Eliza B 25 Apr 1837 D 29 Dec 1869 Dau of Charles L. and E. A.
Cooley
DICKSON, Thos D 27 Aug 1883 Cameron's Battery Co. E. 13th Batt NC Vols
C.S.A.
FAIRHOLT, O. (Mrs.) Scots lady befriended by Mrs. John Wall Norwood
FAUCETT, William H. B 13 Apr 1829 D 14 Feb 1864
FONTAINE, John D, Esq. B 1799 D 16 Feb 1822
FREELAND, Christina A. B 1829 D 20 Jul 1852 Wife of Dr. C. J. Freeland
FREELAND, John L. (2)  B 1854 D 25 Jul 1855 Son of Dr. C. J.and M.E.
Freeland
FREELAND. John L. D 31 Aug 1853 Son of Dr. C. J. and C.A. Freeland
GALLAWAY, John B 1801 D 24 Apr 1820
GAY, Annie Bryant B 25 Apr 1895 D 10 Jun 1896 Dau of J. E. and M. H. Gay
GRAHAM, Alfred Octavius B 11 Apr 1853 D 17 Jul 1854 Son of W. A. and S. W. Graham
GRAHAM, Eugene Berrien B 19 Dec 1858 D 06 May 1863 Son of W. A. and S. W. Graham
GRAHAM, Infant Son D 13 Jul 1885 Son of A. W. and Lucy A. Graham
GRAHAM, R. D. (Capt.) D 27 Jun 1905 Co D 56th Regt C. S. A.
GRAHAM, Sophronia B 01 Sep 1877 D 23 Nov 1885 Dau A. W. and Lucy A. Graham
GRAHAM, Susan Washington B 26 Feb 1816 D 02 May 1890 Dau of John and Elizabeth Cobb
     Washington, wife of Wm. A. Graham
GRAHAM, William Alexander B 04 Sep 1804 D 10 Aug 1875 Speaker of the House of
     Commons, U.S. Senator, Secretary of the U. S. Navy, member of State Convention of 1861,
     Senator of Confederate States, Arbitrator of Maryland-Virginia Line
GRAVES, Emma B 1817 D 15 Feb 1870 Wife of Ralph H. Graves aged 53
GRAVES, Ralph Henry B 0 Mar 1817 D 09 May 1876
GRAVES - In 1966 there were 47 unmarked graves
H------, (T. H.) - In brick enclosure
HASSELL, Irene B 13 may 1873 D 30 Oct 1873 Dau of L. L. and J. Hassell
HEARTT, Edwin A. B 26 Sep 1819 D 28 Aug 1855
HOGG, James D 1805 Native of East Lothian, Scotland. Settled in Orange Co 1774, Member of
     Safety Committee of 1775, Proprietor of the Transylvania Land Co representing it before the
     Continental Congress at Philadelphia in 1775, An eminent scholar, One of the first Trustees of
     the University of North Carolina donating part of the land on which the University now stands.
    (bronze plaque)
HOGG, McDowell (Mrs.) D 1801 Wife of James Hogg
HOLMES, Mary Schaw B 1825 D 08 Mar 1849 Wife of Lucian Holmes
HOLT, Ann (Mrs.) B 21 Jul 1814 D 27 Aug 1850
HOLT, Mary Jane B 24 Oct 1849 D 27 Aug 1850
HOLT, Michael W. (Dr.) B 10 Apr 1811 D 15 may 1858
HOOKER, Cornelia B. B 18 Jun 1836 D 07 Jul 1852 Dau of Nathan and Julia Hooker
HOOKER, Julia A. B 28 Dec 1804 D 26 Oct 1873
HOOKER, Julia O. (1) B 22 Jun 1855 D 17 Dec 1883 Dau of Dr. O. and M. Hooker
HOOKER, Julia O. (2) B 05 Apr 1878 D 18 Nov 1890 dau of J.W. and M. E. Hooker
HOOKER, Mary B 17 Jun 1828 D  04 Jan 1915
HOOKER, Nathan (1) B 13 Dec 1793 D 04 Jan 1848
HOOKER, Nathan (2) B 19 Apr 1857 D 28 Oct 1881 Son of Dr. O. and M. Hooker
HOOKER, O. B 13 Aug 1823 D 27 Feb 1895
HOOKER, Susan  B 20 Aug 1859 D 30 Mar 1861 Dau of O. and M. Hooker
HOOPER, Hon. William, Esq.  B 26 Jun 1742 D 12 Oct 1790 Eldest son of the Rev. William
     Hooper, later Rector of Trinity Church in Boston, New England.  He was educated at
     Cambridge. Signer of the Declaration of independence.
HOOPER, Sophia M. B 1837 D Sep 1838 Dau of George D. Hooper aged 15 mos.
HOOPER, Thomas Clark D 24 Nov 1828 Attorney at Fayetteville. Died in Chapel Hill
HUSKE, Annabella Giles Norwood B 01 Jul 1831 D 29 May 1914 Beloved wife of Benjamin
     Robinson Huske.
HUSKE, Benjamin R. (Major) B 27 Oct 1829 D 14 Jul 1862 Died near Richmond 48th N. C.
     Troops
JOHNSTON, Thompson N. B 18 May 1805 D 07 Feb 1826
KING, Infant (1)
KING, Infant (2)
KING, Sarah H, B 1782 D 27 Oct 1824 Wife of Samuel King, Esq. Formerly Sarah Kollock
     Harris born Elizabethown, NJ sister of Mrs. Mary Goddard Kollock Nash.
KOLLACK, Sara J. B 08 Nov 1826 D 26 Jun 1907
LAW, Anna Maria B 20 Oct 1871 D 17 Oct 1894 Wife of Sidney L. Law and dau of B. H. and
     Carolina Bell. Married 05 Jul 1894, died at Erwin, MS
LIPSCOMB, Eliza Cameron Witherspoon B 14 Aug 1856 D 18 Jan 1884 wife of William
     Lipscomb
LONG, Frances Helen B 12 Jan 1810 D 01 Apr 1888
LONG, James E. B 07 Feb 1841 D 07 Sep 1863
LONG, John  B 24 Jan 1839 D 28 Jan 1852
LONG, Osmond F. B 10 Mar 1808 D 07 Jul 1864
LONG, Osmond John B 07 Aug 1853 D 09 Jun 1854
LONG, Sabra Ramsey B 07 May 1836 D 29 Sep 1837
MARTINO, Signor Antonio Di  Buried in extreme Northeast corner of cemetery. Music Master at
     Burwell School
MITCHELL, George H. (M.D.) B 29 Jun 1821 D 25 Apr 1846
MURPHEY, Archibald DeBow B 1777 D 1832 Graduate Professor, and Trustee of the State
     University. Early and enlightened advocate of public schools and internal improvements.
     Diligent explorer of North Carolina history.  State Senator, reporter and Judge of the Superior
     and Supreme Courts.
MURPHY, Elizabeth J. B 26 Nov 1803 D 19 Oct 1826
McCAULEY, James W. B 01 Jul 1813 D 17 Sep 1847 Masonic Emblem
NASH, Frederick (1) B 07 Feb 181 D 03 Dec 1858 Chief Justice of the State of
North Carolina
NASH, Frederick (2) B 08 Jun 1844 D 331 Jul 1864 Son of Rev. Frederick K.
Nash, Confederate
     Soldier, Co C 18th Reg NC Vols, died a Prisoner at Point Lookout
NASH, Frederick (3) Stone moved from original position1964, Surname
questionable
NASH, Henry  Stone moved from original position 1964, Surname questionable
NASH, Henry P. B 17 Dec 1842 D 06 Jun 1863 Son of Frederick K. Nash C.S.A.
18th Reg NC
     Vols
NASH, Maggie  Stone moved from original position 1964, Surname questionable
NASH, Margaret B  B 11 Mar 1847 D 20 Mar 1864 Dau Rev. F. K. Nash
NAHS, Maria B 18 Nov 1819 D 29 Apr 1907
NASH, Mary O. or Q. B 07 Jun 1781 D 27 Nov 1863 Mary Goddard Kollock Nash,
wife of Hon.
     F. Nash.
NASH, Sally Kollack b 20 Jan 1811 D 03 Jun 1893
NASH, Shepard K., Dr. Aged 34 years
NELSON, Margaret (Mrs.) B 1741 D 05 Jun 1815
NICHOLS, R b 1787 D 23 Nov 1858
NICHOLS, Sarah B 1796 D 06 Dec 1857
NORWOOD, Alves B 1843 D 14 Jun 1864 killed in Battle of White Oak near
Richmond Co G
     27th Reg NC
NORWOOD, Annabella Giles B 30 May 1805 D 27 Mar 1876
NORWOOD, James B 21 Feb 1839 D 11 Apr 1912
NORWOOD, John Wall B 28 Jan 1803  D 23 Jul 1885
NORWOOD, Margaret Yonge B 19 Feb 1838 D 15 Jan 1925 Dau of Arabella(sic) and
John Wall
     Norwood.
NORWOOD, Robina (Mrs.) B 28 Dec 1772 D 17 May 1860 Wife of Wm. Norwood
NORWOOD, William B 13 Jan 1767 D 28 Jan 1842  Judge in the Superior Courts
of NC
OWEN, Charles P.
OWEN, Henry B 1814 D 10 Apr 1868
OWEN, Hugh G.  B 1819 D 24 Jul 1861
OWEN, Rebecca C. (Mrs.) B 1783 D 24 Sep 1868
P,  J S (J.S.P.)
PARKER, Jane Rebecca B 17 Apr 1819 D 07 Sep 1839 Wife of David Parker and
only child of
     William and Elizabeth Nelson
PHILLIPS, Alonza B 29 Jan 1845 D 28 Apr 1884 Son of D.D. and T. M. Phillips
PHILLIPS, D.D. B 18 Apr 1819 D 06 Nov 1870
PHILLIPS, Henry Butler B 31 mar 1851 D 13 Jun 1862 Son of D. D. and T. M.
Phillips
PHILLIPS, Lawrence F. B 26 Aug 1856 D 23 Aug 1867 Son of D. D. and T. M.
Phillips
PHILLIPS, Mary Ann B 28 apr 1847 D 04 Nov 1870 Dau of D.D. and T. M.
Phillips
PHILLIPS, Mary Eliza B 28 Apr 1847 D 04 Nov 1870 Daughter of D. D. and T. M.
Phillips
PHILLIPS, Tarmesia B 10 Feb 1827 D 25 Oct 1899 "Mama"
POGUE, Emma H.  B 1862 D 19 Jun 1862 Daughter of E.M. and E. H. Pogue
RATCLIFFE, Fannie A. B 08 Jun 1836 D 20 Jun 1934
READ, Susan Mary B 25 May 1806 D 14 Oct 1879 Wife of Isaac Read and dau of
Frederick and
     Mary Q. Nash
RICHARDS, Amos B 29 Feb 1854 D 16 Jul 1856 Infant son of Henry and Eliza L.
Richards
RICHARDS, Eliza B 14 Jul 1821 D 05 Apr 1902 Wife of Henry Richards
RICHARDS, Henry Jr. B 17 Sep 1846 D 16 Aug 1909 Ruling Elder in the
Presbyterian Church
     1894-1909
RICHARDS, Henry Sr. B 04 Apr 1813 d 25 Jul 1890
RICHARDS, Hiram D 28 Jan 1863 Co G 27th Reg NC Vols C.S.A.
RICHARDS, Jahaziel  B 10 Jul 1849 D 18 May 1851 Son of H. and E. J. Richards
RICHARDS, Roscoe D 20 Aug 1867 Color Sergt. Co G 27th Reg. NC Vols C.S.A.
SCOTT, Edward M. (Capt.) B 1829 D 1863 Co. D 1st Reg NC Vols C.S.A.
SCOTT, Mary S. (Mrs.) B 1796 D 21 Sep 1818 Consort of John Scott
STRAYHORN, Harriet H. B 06 mar 1822 D 12 Sep 1881
STRAYHORN, Thomas Jefferson Brother of Wm. F. Strayhorn
STRAYHORN, William Edmund B 18 Apr 1851 D 19 Dec 1852 Infant son of Wm. F.
and
     Harriet H. Strayhorn
STRAYHORN, William F. B 15 Apr 1816 D 11 May 1882
STROUD, Henry Calvin B 1821 D 1865  3 Reg Home Guards C. S. A.
STROUD, Rebecca B 27 Feb 1858 D 15 Jul 1859 Daughter of H. C. and H. H.
Strayhorn
STRUDWICK, Ann E. B 23 Sep 1808 D 245 Sep 1877 Wife of Edmund Strayhorn
STRUDWICK, Edmund (Dr.) B Mar 1802 D 28 Nov 1897
STRUDWICK, Joseph Watters B 02 May 1864 D 27 Aug 1882
STRUDWICK, Lily Buried with Rosaline, probably a twin
STRUDWICK, Mary B 24 mar 1853 D 11 Jun 1855
STRUDWICK, Mary Nash  B 31 Dec 1831 D 11 Mar 1833 Infant dau of Edmund and
Ann E.
     Strudwick
STRUDWICK, Mildred Watters B 13 Nov 1857 D 11 Apr 1860
STRUDWICK, Rosaline Buried with Lily, probably a twin
STRUDWICK, William F. B 08 Jun 1810 D 23 Sep 1851 Moved to Alabama 1835,
Elder of the
     Presbyterian Church in Demopolis. Died on visit home, left wife and 10
children.
TAYLOR, Alfred  B 03 Jul 1821 D 20 Apr 1841
TAYLOR, Caroline E. B 11 Sep 1828 D 21 Apr 1833
TAYLOR, Claudia B 20 Aug 1825 D 18 Apr 1833
TAYLOR, John B 21 Mar 1778 D 21 Sep 1849 (Major) Clerk of Court for 40 years
TAYLOR, John U. B 1809 D 11 Nov 1830 Member of the Philanthropic Society
TAYLOR, Margaret Jane B 09 Dec 1804 D 24 Feb 1885 Dau of John and Lydia Hogg
Taylor,
     born in London
TAYLOR, Maria Lucia B 16 Apr 1816 D 05 Apr 1823
TAYLOR, Roscoe B 03 Jul 1875 D 08 Jul 1875 Infant son of G. G. and E. B.
Taylor
TAYLOR, Tempe A B 03 mar 1786 D 16 Apr 1845
TILLINGHAST, Edward B 18 Oct 1843 D 25 Sep 1844
TURRENTINE, Artelia F. Stroud  B 14 Mar 1846 D 30 Mar 1928 Wife of W. G.
Turrentine
TURRENTINE, Eugene D 05 Oct 1866 Son of J. A. and S. A. Turrentine
TURRENTINE, William G. B 18 Feb 1845 D 23 Nov 1911 Co D 36th Art'y C. S. A.
WATSON, Nancy C. B 04 Feb 1821 D 28 Jun 1852 Wife of J. S. Watson
WEBB, Annabella Giles B 09 Sep 1860 D 08 Feb 1935 Dau of Thomas and Robina
Webb
WEBB, Annie A. B 11 Jan 1785 D 22 Jun 1852
WEBB, Bennie B 05 Jul 1863 D 06 Jul 1866 Son of Thomas and Robina Webb
WEBB, Eliza Plumer  B 28 Oct 1876 D 25 Mar 1877 dau of Thomas and Robina
Webb
WEBB, James (Dr.) B 18 Feb 1774 D 16 Feb 1855
WEBB, John Huske B 01 Jun 1820 D 31 Jan 1897 Son of James and Anne Huske
Webb
WEBB, Robin B 23 May 1874 D 27 Mar 1941 Son of Thomas and Robina Webb
WEBB, Robina Norwood  B 17 Jul 1835 D 24 Dec 1919 Wife of Thomas Webb
WEBB, Thomas B 01 Nov 1827 D 28 May 1894 Son of James and Annie Huske Webb
WEBB, William B 06 Sep 1818 D 21 Jan 1821
WILSON, Caroline M. B 10 Feb 1831 D 14 Aug 1853 Wife of J. D. Wilson, Dau of
Rev. Charles
     L. Cooley Married 20 Sep 1949 to Mr. John D. Wilson
WILHELM, W. F. (Rev.) B 24 Apr 1831 D 23 Oct 1893
WITHERSPOON, Eliza Adam B 04 Nov 1823 D 29 Jun 1894 "Mother"
WITHERSPOON, Henry Kollock B 19 Feb 1820 D 21 Nov 1870 (Father) Co D 74th
Regt. N.C.
     Sen. Res. C.S.A.
WITHERSPOON, John (Rev. D.D., L. LD) B 1791 D 24 Sep 1853, Organized
Presbyterian
     Church in Hillsborough, Pastor from 1816-1843
WITHERSPOON, Susan Kollock B 13 Aug 1847 D 21 Mar 1903 "Sister"