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Griggs Hampton Cemetery
Grayson County, Virginia
Location: About 3 miles west of Galax off US 58
Directions: This cemetery is in a pasture field near the end of Field View Lane, the next road past State Shed Lane (Rt 841) when traveling west on Grayson Parkway (US 58).
GPS Coordinates: N36.63053 W80.99598
Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson 4 Aug 2003; updated 26 Mar 2008
|HIGGINS, Linville||18 Aug 1839||5 Apr 1868||[s/o Goldman & Margaret Hampton Higgins]|
|BURROUGHS, Lena||28 Mar 1873||d/o Rufus & Jennie Burroughs; age 2 months 14 days|
|EDWARDS, Violet||3 May 1812||11 Apr 1892||w/o Cox Edwards; [d/o Griggs & Phillis Sutherland Hampton]|
|EDWARDS, Cox||24 Sep 1813||5 Jan 1890||[s/o Young Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Margie||14 Mar 1847||8 Aug 1862||[d/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Marceline||[d/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Sarah E.||[d/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Amelia C.||[d/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Matilda||[d/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Martha||[d/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Ward||[s/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|EDWARDS, Thomas||[s/o Cox & Violet Hampton Edwards]|
|HAMPTON, Tamsy M.||23 Feb 1840||29 Jul 1859||[d/o Randolph & Celia Hayes Collins; w/o Wm. O. Hampton]|
|HAMPTON, Wm. O.||17 Mar 1839||16 Dec 1865||“was shot and killed by J.W. Kitchens”; [William Oliver, s/o Griggs & Phillis Sutherland Hampton]|
|PERY, [Jane]||24 Feb 1823||? Jul 1856||["Jennie", d/o Griggs & Philis Sutherland Hampton]; w/o John Pery; soapstone marker badly damaged by weathering;|
|HAMPTON, ____||1821||illegible stone|
|unknowns||four field stones|
|HAMPTON, Phillis S.||29 Oct 1879||consort of Griggs Hampton; age 85 yrs 1 mo 15 days; [d/o Alexander & Margaret Elizabeth Bryan Sutherland]|
|HAMPTON, Griggs||22 Nov 1788||24 Jan 1860||[s/o Andrew & Sally Mina Griggs Hampton]|
|unknown||headstone is missing|
|unknowns||two field stones|
|HAMPTON, Chap L.||10 Jun 1856||5 Oct 1922||[Chapman, s/o Thomas B. & Mary Jestin Collins Hampton]|
|HAMPTON, Jestin C.||16 May 1835||19 Feb 1866||[Mary Jestin, d/o Randolph & Celia Hays Collins; w/o Thomas B. Hampton]|
|HAMPTON, T[homas] B., Capt.||25 Dec 1830||20 Mar 1865||Co G 63 VA Inf; [s/o Griggs & Phillis Sutherland Hampton]; “mortally wounded 19 Mar 1865 near Bentonville, Johnson Co, NC and died next day”|
|HAMPTON, Garland C.||7 Nov 1858||11 Jun 1859||[s/o Thomas B. & Mary Jestin Collins Hampton]|
|HAMPTON, Amelia E.||7 Nov 1858||26 May 1859||[d/o Thomas B. & Mary Jestin Collins Hampton]|
|HAMPTON, Alfred Guy||19 Apr 1881||[s/o Calvin & Mary Thompson Hampton]; age 10 yr 7 mo 14 days|