Streeter Family Cemetery

Greene County, NC

Surveyed by Glenn Fields October 2009

The following is a complete listing of the tombstones in the Streeter Family Cemetery in Greene County, NC.

Location Approximately 1 mile east of Hwy 258 north of Snow Hill on Hwy 13. Cemetery is north of highway in a field. At the path, at the time of this survey, there was a white sign advertising honey and honey bees

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    GPS Coordinates:
    35.53816 N
    77:34:59 W

    The epitaphs are as follows:

    Peyton T Atkinson Born Oct’r 10 1846 Died Aug’t 7 1861 Close up of previous stone Peyton T Atkinson PVT Co C 17 NC INFANTRY CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY Oct 10 1846 August 7 1861 Frank M Atkinson Born March 10 1852 Died Jan’y 30 1880 Rebee Wife of Frank Atkinson No Dates Sacred to the memory of George A Sugg who was born 17th August 1769 and died 12th April 1855 Virginia Daughter of Frank & Rebee Atkinson No Dates Ella Daughter of Frank & Rebee Atkinson No Dates Edgar Lee Son of Payton & Susan Atkinson Born May 15th 1856 Died July 8th 1857 Aged 1 year 1 mo And 23 days Ella V Daughter of Payton & Susan Atkinson Born April 1 1851 Died July 19 1851 Age 2 mos 19 days Allice Rebecca Daughter of Peyton & Susan Atkinson Was born 8th of September 1850 Died 17th of July 1851 aged 10 mos and 9 days Edward Stanley Son of Peyton & Susan Atkinson Was born 20th of February 1848 Died 6th of July 1849 Aged 1 year 4 mos 17 days ?????us Junius Son of Peyton & Susan Atkinson Born April 11th 18?? Died August 12th 18?? Aged 4 mos & 1day Benjamin Son of John & Patsy Streeter Born May 8th 1798 Died January 26th 1856 Aged 57 years 8 mos & 18 days Beneath this stone are deposited the immortal remains of Alice Streeter Wife of M Benjamin Streeter and daughter of William May, Esq. who was born November 27th 1800 and departed this life October 17th 1835 Aged 34 years 10 mos & 20 days To the memory of Susan Virginia Daughter of Benjamin & Allice Streeter and wife of Peyton Atkinson Departed this life Dec 4 1895 NOD Benashley S Atkinson Born December 30 1844 Died November 11 1884 Close up of other side of previous stone Close up of other side of previous stone Peyton Atkinson Died at Bensboro 1863 Age 61 yrs A true patriot and good neighbor Benjamin Atkinson Son of Thomas Atkinson and Mourning his wife. Was born the 15th day of September A. D. 1753 Died on the 2nd day of Feb’y 1816 Aged 62 Years 4 months 17 days Sacred to the memory of Benjamin Ashley Atkinson Who was born on the 30th of June 1800 and died on the 1st day of October 1859 Aged 59 years and 5 months In memory of Benjamin Atkinson Born September 5 1826 Died October 5 1832 Broken Stone No Dates Baby George Son of G W & Ines B Carraway Died Apr 29 1897 Aged 5 Months 11 Days Blank Headstone Streeter Gate Ornamentation

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