Elk Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

Alleghany Cemeteries

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January 21, 2014

After about two years of work we have completed a major upgrade to New River Notes. On January 21, 2014 we switched in the last of the updated files and final page revisions.

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New River Notes

January 6, 2013

New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today.

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Elk Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery

Alleghany County, North Carolina

Partial record courtesy of Bette Nelson
Elk Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Alleghany County, North Carolina
Name Birth Death Comments
John McMillan     born Scotland, married Marion
Marion McMillan     born Scotland
Alexander McMillan 17 Aug 1799 6 Dec 1864 Married Mary Polly Reeves
Mary Polly Reeves 20 Nov 1798 29 Dec 1894  
Robert Cleveland Parsons 15 Dec 1852 20 Jun 1938  
Elizabeth Jane (Osborne) Parsons 31 May 1853 21 Apr 1936  
Lessie Maxine Parsons 24 Oct 1896 20 Apr 1990  
William Gambill 1779 1832  
Cynthia (Cox) Gambill 17 Apr 1782 24 Jul 1864  
Robert Thompson Gambill 26 Feb 1852 19 Dec 1907  
Mattie (Halsey) Gambill 31 Jul 1854 21 Feb 1931  
John Gambill 8 Apr 1895 13 June 1896  
Robert Cox Gambill 8 Jul 1810 30 Nov 1885  
Nancy Thompson 14 Mar 1821 29 Sep 1903  
Elijah Parsons 3 Jun 1883 31 May 1959