Daniel Black Family Cemetery

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Daniel Black Family Cemetery

Clifton Township, Ashe County, North Carolina

Submitted byGail Ferverand Wayne Houck.

8-10 adult graves and 10 small, children graves.

Ottis Ray BLACK, born Feb.4, 1931--died Oct.31, 1933
Earl W. BLACK born Sept.3, 1937--died Sept.18, 1960
Jesse BLACK born Oct.25, 1866 --died Nov.15, 1947
Ruth HANKS BLACK (wife of Jesse) born Aug.19,1872--died April 23, 1913
Troy BLACK born May 19, 1888 --died Oct.8,1909
Gerttie (wife of Troy) born Aug.19, 1892--died April 14,1915
Maggie BLACK STURGILL born March 1885 (or 1881) --died July 14, 1937
Carl S. STURGILL (son of Maggie) born Nov.7, 1917 --died Dec. 29, 1935
Louisa MILLER BLACK (wife of Daniel) born Nov.15,1845 --died Dec.25, 1921
Daniel BLACK born Oct.20, 1840 --died June 6, 1901
Guy BLACK born May 19, 1888 --died Oct.8, 1909
S. I. Rose born April 21, 1889 --died May 1889
L. N. Rose born April 3, 1901 --died June 3, 1903
Virginia Dare BLACK born March 5, 1948 --died Aug.25, 1965

The next two markers were apart from each other but with the same identical inscription on each, as follows:
? BLACK born Aug.19,1872--died April 23,1913 (it is probably the first stone of Ruth HANKS BLACK and then when her husband Jesse died, they had a joint headstone).
? BLACK born Aug.19,1892 --died April 11,1915 ( this would be the headstone of Crettie BLACK, daughter of Jesse & Ruth Hanks Black).