Jeremiah Stone Cemetery

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Jeremiah Stone Cemetery

aka Chris Stone Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: On the Claude Stone Farm in Elk Creek, Grayson Co, VA. It is located on the land that was the original homestead owned by Jeremiah & Susannah Stone. It is now owned by Ernest Warren Stone, ggg-grandson of Jeremiah.

Directions: From the junction of Elk Creek Pkwy (US 21) and Comers Rock Rd (Rt 658) go west on Comers Rock Rd. Travel about 1.6 miles. Home is on the left with the cemetery behind the house and barn on a knoll.

GPS Coordinates: N36.727010 W81.192135

Surveyed by: Recorded by Mary Hawkins Kalenian and Judith Hawkins MacKendrick June 1999. Additional information comes from the survey done by Paul Herndon et al in June 1995.

Comments: First stone was erected by D.A.R. October 1990.

Jeremiah Stone Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
STONE, Jeremiah 1742 1823 "Original settlers of this farm. Served in war for independence"; [s/o William and Elizabeth Ann Stone]
STONE, Susannah 1744 [18 Sep] 1809 [d/o Moses and Ruth Turner Hurt; w/o Jeremiah Stone]
STONE, William [13 Mar] 1766 1842 [s/o Jeremiah and Susanna Hurt Stone]
STONE, Elizabeth   9 Feb 1850 "This marker commemorates the above who are interred in this cemetery"; [nee Nunn; w/o William Stone]
STONE, K[enley] C. 18 Aug 1849 1 Mar 1915 [Kenley Chrisman, s/o John and Nancy Fields Stone; m1 Carrie Elizabeth Chadwell, m2 Rosamond Matilda Cornett]
STONE, R[osamond] M. 3 Dec 1847 21 Mar 1916 [d/o John and Lucinda Boyer Cornett; 2nd w/o Kenley Chrisman Stone]
STONE, Carrie E. 9 Feb 1849 Jul 1974 wife of K.C. Stone; [nee Carrie Elizabeth Chadwell]
STONE, John 10 Jun 1803 18 Mar 1882/1883 aged 17 yrs, 9 mos & 8 days; [s/o William and Elizabeth Nunn Stone]
STONE, Nancy 17 Dec 1806 26 Jan 1892 [nee Fields; w/o John Stone]