Brown Cemetery

Smyth Cemeteries

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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.

Brown Cemetery

Mitchell Valley, Smyth County, Virginia

Date of Survey: May 20, 1978
Surveyed by: Renie Hoover Helton
Number of graves identified: 8
Date of Earliest Identified Burial: 1879

Brown Cemetery, Smyth County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Brown, Colvert Nov. 21, 1809 Jun. 8, 1882  
Brown, Nancy 1810    
Brown, Maggie May Jan. 1, 1879 Jan. 5, 1879 d/o C. & L. M. Brown
Ford, Levi P.   1925 Civil War Veteran
Ford, Child      
Ford, Child      
Ford, Child      
Hester, Child     c/o Steve Hester