Solomon Parsons Cemetery

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Solomon Parsons Cemetery

Alleghany County, North Carolina

Location:  -

Directions:  From Alleghany Co. Cemetery book: 1319, off 93, across creek to left, behind Cleo McMillan's home (up the hill)

GPS Coordinates:  -

Surveyed by:  Bette Nelson

Comments:  Due to the tremendous brush that has grown up, it was impossible to tell if I obtained photos of all the headstones. There may be some broken or laying down that I missed.

Solomon Parsons Cemetery, Alleghany County, North Carolina
Name Birth Death Comments
Joseph B. Parsons 9 Nov 1820 19 Nov 1868 (s/o Solomon & Lydia md. Mary Draughan)
Alexander B. Parsons 3 June 1839 30 Jan 1866 (s/o Caleb; Civil War)
Caleb Parsons 22 Nov 1812 12 Apr 1909 (s/o Solomon & Lydia)
Katherine Landreth Parsons 26 Oct 1813 29 Aug 1900 (w/o Caleb - d/o Benjamin & Temperance Lawrence Landreth)
Solomon Parsons 5 June 1772 18 June 1860 (s/o Wm. & Mary Cragg Parsons mar Lydia Sturgill)
Lydia Parsons 25 Feb 1778 15 June 1861 (d/o Francis & Rebecca Hash Sturgill)
William B. Parsons 22 Sep 1815 18 Aug 1853 (s/o Solomon & Lydia mar Lucinda Halsey)
BILLINGS
William H. Billings 1838 1935 (s/o Richard & Mary Billings; Wm. Horatio)
D. Caroline 1858 22 Dec 1935 (w/o Wm. H. Billings - d/o Andrew & Malvina Bledsoe Osborne)