Old Fulton Cemetery

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Old Fulton Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Summerfield

Directions: South side of Peach Bottom Rd (Rt 654) quarter mile east of its junction with Summerfield Rd (Rt 696) in Chestnut Flat. The cemetery is up the hill from the house and behind the barn. It can seen from the road when headed north on Peach Bottom Rd.

GPS Coordinates: N36.693293 W81.117257

Surveyed by: Rich and Ginger Ballard, 23 Apr 2005

Comments: The cemetery is approximately 100 yards off the road. In 1996 land was owned by Dr Palmer Fant. This cemetery is fenced and maintained. Some of the dates on the stones are difficult to read due to weathering of the stones.

Old Fulton Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
FULTON, Mary M. 21 Feb 1883 10 Jun 1884 [d/o Samuel Monroe and Mary Catherine Reid Fulton]
unknowns     two or three unmarked graves?
FULTON, Kyle Rhea 22 Oct 1898 9 Jun 1902 s/o W[inston] Cabel and Cora Pierce Fulton
Row 2
FULTON, Julia 19 Jan 1824 26 Jul 1846 d/o Samuel and Martha Powell Fulton
FULTON, Martha Jones 9 Oct 1783 16 Aug 1851 [d/o Minitree Jones; w/o Samuel Fulton]
FULTON, Samuel, Esq. 15 Dec 1780 16 Feb 1859 [First settler here. Samuel Fulton and wife were parents of Rev. Creed Fulton, founder of Emory and Henry College.]
FULTON, John A. 13 Oct 1860 26 Aug 1861 [middle initial may be M.]
Row 3
FULTON, Samuel Monroe 26 May 1826 10 Apr 1903 [youngest s/o Samuel Monroe and Martha Powell Jones Fulton]; double stone with next
FULTON, Mary Catherine Reid 25 Dec 1830 18 Jan 1914  
FULTON, William G. 6 Aug 1864 2 May 1952 [s/o Samuel Monroe and Mary Catherine Reid Fulton]