Bourne-Williams Family Cemetery

Grayson Cemeteries

New River Valley History:

New River History and Genealogy Discussion Group

For discussion of history and genealogy of the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia you are welcomed to join the New River History and Genealogy Discussion Group.

Click to join NRHG
Click to join NRHG

Welcome and we hope you join the discussions.

WhatsNew:

New River Notes — Complete

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.

In January 2013 we introduced the new site layout but because there were many pages left to do there was a big red Under Construction on the front page. A year later we've finished all of the pages that were on the original site. Construction is complete. We have a great looking site full of material to help you in your research and possibly entertain you.

We're not finished. A site like this can't just freeze in time. It must be maintained, .... Read More

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.

new river valley mapNew River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County, Virginia Heritage Foundation, Inc.

Welcome and we hope you enjoy our new look. For more information on the changes and plans see posts on the GCVHF Google+ Page.

Bourne-Williams Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location:   Providence

Directions:  From junction SR 94 & Rt 274, go north 1.5 miles on SR 94, then right (east) onto Rd 638. Go east approximately 1.5 miles on Rd 638, to junction with Rd 639. Continue east 2.0 miles on Rd 638 (640?), to end of road. On foot, go left (northeast) approximately 800 feet, to top of knoll. From this spot you should see the cinder block wall which is a part of this cemetery.

GPS Coordinates:  N/A

Surveyed by:   Info from Paul Herndon’s files from Nov 1995

Comments:   Cemetery probably held about 100 graves, although due to its poor condition, only these few were located.

Bourne-Williams Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
WILLIAMS, Mary 1866 1897 W/o James M. Bourne; Grave located inside the fenced area, E end.
WILLIAM, James     Double stone with next; No dates
PATTON, Seannie      
PATTON, Cynthia