Thomas Patton Cemetery

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Thomas Patton Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: In Providence area

Directions: From the junction Scenic Rd (SR 94) & Riverside Dr (Rt 274), go north 1.5 miles on Scenic Rd then right (east) onto Lime Kiln Rd (Rd 638). Go east approximately 1.5 miles on Lime Kiln Rd, to the junction with Delp’s Beach Lane (Rt 639). Turn on to Delp’s Beach Lane and continue east 2.0 miles to the end of the road. The cemetery is in a wooded area about 100 yards from the end of Delp’s Beach Lane. Access is by an old roadbed on the left side of the road at the "end of state maintenance" sign.

GPS Coordinates: N36.68697 W80.98257

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson 21 Oct 2006; updated 12 May 2008

Comments: Genealogy information is from the files of Elsie Leagan. The first four graves listed are surrounded by a concrete block wall.

Thomas Patton Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
WILLIAMS, James
WILLIAMS, Seannie shared stone with above; [nee Patton; w/o James Williams]
WILLIAMS, Mary 1866 [19 Feb] 1897 [d/o James Williams & Sena Patton; b/d is 24 Oct 1867]
PATTON, Cynthia
unknown One of several graves outside the cement block wall, this grave is marked only with the initials "C.M.W."
Believed to be buried here
PATTON, Thomas, Sr. [1770] [ca 1822]
PATTON, Isabella [ca 1775] [w/o Thomas]
PATTON, James [ca 1793] [1820-21] [s/o Thomas]
PATTON, Nancy [ca 1795] [1860-70] [w/o James; nee Hill]