Doctor Andrew Hampton Cemetery

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Doctor Andrew Hampton Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: East of Independence

Directions: This cemetery is beside Pleasant Grove Road (Rt 715) 2.6 miles south of its eastern intersection (near New River bridge) with Grayson Parkway (US 58).

GPS Coordinates: N36.60440 W81.07601

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson 19 Dec 2006; updated 8 Apr 2008

Comments: The cemetery appears to be well cared for and has a good fence.

Doctor Andrew Hampton Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
unknowns eight field stones
Row 2
unknowns ten field stones
Row 3
unknowns nine field stones
Row 4
unknowns two field stones
HAMPTON, Andrew, Dr. 1812 1889 J.A.H; renewed by great granddaughter 1989
HAMPTON, Polly Isom 1816 1876 P.C.H.
unknowns two field stones
Row 5
JENNINGS, Susan __ Feb 1857 3 Apr 19__ age 53 yr 1 mo 10 days; old marker, badly damaged
HAMPTON, Ephram 17 Jun 1835 31 Aug 1864 2nd Lieut Co G 63 VA Vol Inf CSA
HAMPTON, Rupert Lee 7 Aug 1920 24 Oct 1944 Virginia MM 2 U.S. Navy World War II
HAMPTON, Isom 1842 1862 Pvt Co C 45 VA Inf CSA
COLLINS, Phyllis Hampton 18 May 1840 22 Sep 1870 w/o John Collins
HAMPTON, Infant d/o G.T. & A.E. Hampton
Row 6
unknowns six field stones
HAMPTON, Houston K. 18 May 1884 21 Nov 1887 s/o Griggs and Sarah Hampton
HAMPTON, Sarah 1 Dec 1853 30 Jul 1923
HAMPTON, Griggs 4 Jan 1852 29 May 1925
Row 7
JENNINGS, C.O. 31 Apr 1863 22 Aug 1863 age 4 mo 18 days
unknown field stone
Markers not found 2006
JENNINGS, W.E. [Jan 1860] [Jul ____] [broken stone; from Paul Herndon’s files]
ANDERS, Senia [from Paul Herndon’s files]