Smethport Cemetery

Ashe County Cemeteries

New River Valley History:

New River History and Genealogy Discussion Group

For discussion of history and genealogy of the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia you are welcomed to join the New River History and Genealogy Discussion Group.

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New River Notes — Complete

January 21, 2014

After about two years of work we have completed a major upgrade to New River Notes. On January 21, 2014 we switched in the last of the updated files and final page revisions.

In January 2013 we introduced the new site layout but because there were many pages left to do there was a big red Under Construction on the front page. A year later we've finished all of the pages that were on the original site. Construction is complete. We have a great looking site full of material to help you in your research and possibly entertain you.

New River Notes

January 6, 2013

New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today.

new river valley mapNew River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County, Virginia Heritage Foundation, Inc.

Welcome and we hope you enjoy our new look.

Smethport Cemetery

Smethport, Ashe County, North Carolina

Contibuted by Carmen Johnson

Smethport Cemetery
General View of the Smethport Cemetery

Smethport Cemetery
Sign at the entrance of the Smethport Cemetery

Trent W. Dollar
Stone of Trent W. Dollar

Vance & Effie Dollar
Stone of Vance & Effie Dollar

Polly Pennington Elliott
Stone of Polly Pennington Elliott

Reuben Elliott
Stone of Reuben Elliott

Wiley & Laura Elliott
Stone of Wiley & Laura Elliott

Pauline Dollar Koontz
Stone of Pauline Dollar Koontz