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William Brown Cemetery
Location: Byrd’s Creek subdivision off Guess Road across from Charlie Monk Road
Directions:
From Roxboro, take Hurdle Mills Road (157) to Hurdle Mills. Turn left on Guess Road. Turn left into Byrds Creek development almost straight across from Charlie Monk Road (SR1115).
Access:
In edge of woods just behind field
Survey:
May 2006 by Ken and Becky Dalton
GPS:
36 15 57.0 N 079 01 58.1 W
Notes:
Initial research indicates that William Brown may have been a CSA POW who took the oath of allegiance and served time on a Union ship in lieu of remaining in a Union prison.

Graves

There is one marked grave and 10 graves marked by fieldstone or unreadable funeral markers

William BROWN / Born / Feb 1, 1839 / Died / Mar 28, 1889

(second marker as footstone)

William BROWN / NC / Landsman US NAVY / Mar 28, 1889 / (Union Civil War)


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