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072    PILKINGTON [D64.1]

      Location - Hadley Township. Off dirt road about 1.0 mile northeast of New Salem Church, on Old NC 87.

      Coordinates: 35d 47m 33.3s N; 79d 11m 45.3s W Click here for Google maps

      Ellen Long reported the site to Will Heiser in 1993. Chris Cox visited the site on 2 Apr 2009 and photographed the markers.

      View of house being restored on the property.

      Owner: Tyree Padilla.
      Legal Description: Parcel 10974. Deed book 864/275; plat 28-09.
      Topo Quadrant: Bynum, Code D.
      Family owned: Yes.
      Abandoned: Yes.
      Number of graves: 5.
      Size of cemetery: 20' x 20'.
      White: Yes.
      Restricted access: Yes. Private property.
      Condition: Overgrown, easily identifiable.
      Enclosed: No.
      Markers: Yes.
      Markers with inscriptions: Yes.
      Number of readable markers: 5.
      Last burial: 1917.
      First burial: 1859.
      Markers damaged: No.
      Hazards to cemetery: Neglect.
      Listed: Yes. Gravesiyes of Chatham County.

      Miscellaneous information: Ref: Ellen Long phone call to Will M. Heiser.

      Last canvassed by: Ellen Long. Date: 28 Feb 1993. Chris Cox on 2 Apr 2009.

  1. Pilkington, Abraham   (b. 5 Oct 1811 - d. 13 Jan 1869)
      • [Pilkenton on stone]. Husband of Irena Pilkington.
  2. Pilkington, Irena   (b. 12 Jul 1812 - d. 29 Feb 1886)
      • [Pilkenton on stone]. Wife of Abraham Pilkington.
  3. Pilkington, Jarrat   (b. 20 Oct 1845 - d. 26 Feb 1859)
      • [Pilkenton on stone]. Son of Abraham and Irene Pilkington.
  4. Pilkington, Lucien B.   (b. 18 Aug 1850 - d. 12 Jun 1895)
      • [Pilkenton on stone]. Son of Abraham and Irene Pilkington. "The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want."
  5. Thrift, Mary Pilkington   (b. 21 Apr 1842 - d. 20 Jan 1917)
      • [Pilkenton on stone]. Daughter of Abraham and Irene Pilkington. "Asleep in".

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