Jackson Family Cemetery

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Jackson Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Elk Creek

Directions: From the junction of Carsonville Rd (Rt 660) and Pilgrim Fork Rd (Rt 656) go north 1.2 miles on Pilgram Fork Rd to farm gate on right (east) side of road. The cemetery is on a knoll approximately 200 yards from road.

GPS Coordinates: N36.7258 W81.1352

Surveyed by: Violet Jackson Bourne 1995

Comments: Cemetery barely visible from road, poorly fenced, overgrown in briers. In 1995, property was owned by Violet (Mrs. Roy) Bourne.

Jackson Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
JACKSON, Polly Troy 29 Jun 1840 29 Jun 1933 [d/o Henry & Nancy Troy; w/o John S. Jackson]
JACKSON, John S. 23 Mar 1831 8 May 1912 [s/o John & Nancy Jackson]
JACKSON, Maude E. 1876 1880  
JACKSON, Infant 4 Mar 1891 4 Mar 1891 infant child of J[ames] M. & M. D[ella Bourne] Jackson
unknown     field stone