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035    GILEAD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

      Location - on the west side of Highway 62 between Old Satterfied Rd (SR-1534) and Yarborough's Mill Rd (SR-1554)

      Coordinates: 36d 29m 48.0s N; 79d 14m 34.0s W Click here for Google maps

      The Gilead Presbyterian Church was abandoned many years ago and fell into ruins. In September 2007, the church ruins were burned in a controlled burn. The church cemetery is in need of a good cleanup and restoration.

      View #2 of the cemetery. View #3 of the cemetery. View #4 of the cemetery. View #5 of the cemetery.
      View of church ruins before burn
      View of church ruins before burn.
      View of church burning.
      View of church burning.
      View of church smoldering.
      View of church smoldering.

      Pictures provided by Caswell County Historical Association in 2007.

      Survey created by Allen Dew from the photographs.


  1. Allen, Berkley F.   (b. 9 Apr 1895 - d. 6 Nov 1959)
      • husband of Ismer VanHook Allen. son of William J. and Kate Walters Allen. Allen Family headstone.
  2. Allen, Eliza Kate Walters   (b. 9 Mar 1859 - d. 3 May 1950)
      • wife of William J. Allen. married in 1889. daughter of Joel Brown Walters and Katherine Coleman Walters.
  3. Allen, Ismer VanHook   (b. 18 Dec 1901 - d. 28 Feb 1953)
  4. Allen, William J.   (b. 9 Jun 1849 - d. 6 May 1922)
  5. Brandon, Jennie Simmons   (b. 18 Feb 1857 - d. 6 Jul 1947)
      • Closeup of inscription. (Louisa Jane Simmons. married twice. first husband was Charles Chesley Firesheets. second husband was James A. Brandon (buried at Shiloh Baptist Church>
  6. Bryant, Ruby Mitchell   (b. 17 Mar 1893 - d. 22 Apr 1958)
  7. Francisco, Virgie Estelle Firesheets   (b. 31 Jul 1881 - d. 21 Sep 1961)
      • Mother. Closeup of inscription. (daughter of Jennie Simmons and Charles Firesheets)
  8. Gillespie, Joe H.   (b. 12 Dec 1860 - d. 26 Mar 1947)
  9. Gillespie, Mamie Worsham   (b. 26 May 1880 - d. 13 Oct 1964)
  10. Lea, Pearlie Brandon   (b. 2 Jun 1895 - d. 6 May 1951)
      • wife of Samuel Isaac Lea. Closeup of inscription. (daughter of Jennie Simmons and James A. Brandon)
  11. Lea, Samuel Isaac   (b. 27 Sep 1893 - d. 2 Jan 1984)
      • husband of Pearlie Brandon Lea. US Army, WW-I
  12. Mitchell, Robert L.   (b. 6 May 1865 - d. 23 Aug 1939)
  13. Norman, Arch J.   (b. 16 Aug 1881 - d. 7 Feb 1954)
      • husband of Ella B. Norman. Closeup of inscription.
  14. Norman, Ella Brandon   (b. 5 Sep 1896 - d. 20 Feb 1968)
      • wife of Arch J. Norman. Closeup of inscription.
  15. Slaughter, Bettie Gregory   (b. 6 Nov 1874 - d. 9 Sep 1942)
      • 2nd wife of J. G. Slaughter. Closeup of inscription.
  16. Slaughter, Irvin Lee   (b. 12 Apr 1897 - d. 18 May 1984)
  17. Slaughter, Jacob G. "Jake"   (b. 24 Feb 1872 - d. 5 Jun 1959)
      • husband of Mary E. Mangum Slaughter and Bettie Gregory Slaughter. Closeup of inscription.
  18. Slaughter, Mary E. Mangum   (b. 7 Mar 1874 - d. 5 Sep 1940)
      • 1st wife of Jacob G. Slaughter. Closeup of inscription.
  19. Slaughter, Mary Smith   (b. 3 Mar 1899 - d. 6 Sep 1974)
  20. Slaughter, Norma M.   (b. 27 May 1934 - d. )
  21. Smith, Herman A.   (b. 23 Oct 1894 - d. 23 Nov 1950)
      • husband of Katherine Allen Smith. North Carolina, Cpl. 120th Infantry, 30th Division, WW-I. Smith Family headstone.
  22. Smith, Katherine Allen   (b. 29 Jun 1893 - d. 18 Jul 1960)
  23. Snapp, Mary Gillespie   (b. 28 Aug 1879 - d. 6 Mar 1948)
      • wife of Rhynard Taylor Snapp
  24. Snapp, Rhynard Taylor   (b. 13 Oct 1881 - d. 16 Jun 1948)
      • husband of Mary Gillespie Snapp. (masonic emblem)
  25. VanHook, David F.   (b. 1865 - d. 1943)
  26. VanHook, Martha Gillespie   (b. 1868 - d. 1932)
  27. Walker, Fielding C.   (b. 24 Aug 1917 - d. 31 Jul 1963)


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