Carraway Cemetery

Surveyed by Glenn Fields January 2009.

Location: Off Airy Grove Church Rd turn on Monticello Farm Rd go to the end and the cemetery is off to the left.

Listings

Harriet A Carraway
Jan 30 1832
Oct 14 1834

SACRED
the memory of
MRS. HARRIET CARRAWAY
Wife of
SNOAD B. CARRAWAY
and Daughter of
REV. LEWIS WHITFIELD
Born January 29, 1796
Died May 23, 1852

CAPT.
WILLIAM CARRAWAY
CO. E
3 N. C. CAV.
C. S. A.

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British Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery

Surveyed by Donna Hart.

Location: On British Rd near Daniels Farm Rd.

Listings
The Family of
Alex and Estelle Daughety
NOI

Alex Ryburn Daughety
Jan 30 1958
Dec 15 2003

P? R Daughety
Oct 20 1890
Dec 23 1925

Arthur Daughety
Sep 22 1902
Sep ?? 19??
Stone hard to read

Double Stone
Daughety
Zana West
Feb 8 1878
Jan 26 1941
Charlie D M
Aug 22 1873
Mar 20 1951

Dolly T Daughety
May 27 1920
Apr 20 2005

Dora E
Wife of
C H Daughety
??? 12 1864
stone broken rest missing

Double Stone
Grace C Daughety
Apr 27 1903
Nov 27 1937
E Howard Daughety
Mar
Mar
Flowers covering dates

Feliz Daughety
Sep 3? ??05
Jan 23 1???
Stone hard to read

Flemmings Daughety
Oct 11 1908
Dec 10 1909

Double Stone
Daughety
George Alfred
Oct 9 1878
Oct 13 1942
Bessie E Jenkins
Jan 3 1886
Feb 27 1966

Double Stone
Daughety
Grover West
Dec 12 1913
Nov 10 1996
Lovie Dean H
Jan 2 1911
Jun 9 1986

R T Daughety
Nov 22 1826
Oct 9 19??

Hariett E
Wife of
R T Daughety
Feb 13 1828
Apr 27 1913

James W Daughety
Jan 17 1842
Oct 25 1928
CSA

Harriett
Wife of
James W Daughety
May 24 1842
Mar 9 1927

Double Stone
Daughety
James Sherman
Mar 10 18??
unreadable
Litha? Lillian
Mar 12 1886?
Sep 28 19??

James T Daughety
Sep 10 1864
Jan 16 1900

Double Stone
Daughety
Jeff Alexander
Apr 9 1916
Dec 25 1994
Zana Estelle
Sep 30 1919
NOD

Double Stone
Daughety
Annie H
Mar 1 1883
Mar 6 1967
Jessie N
Jan 17 1880
Jul 8 1950

Double Stone
Daughety
Jimmy West
Aug 24 1941
Mar 7 1992
Claudette W
Sep 9 19?2
NOD

Double Stone
Daughety
John L
Mar 6 1860
Mar 26 1926
Lou E
Dec 20 1865
Aug 4 1951

Double Stone
Daughety
John Odell
Sep 27 1898
Dec 20 1975
Lucy Hill
Nov 14 1897
Mar 29 1970

Kelly Daighety
Aug 30 191?
Sep 3? 1914

Laura Odell
Daughter of
A F & L W Daughety
Dec 18 1900
Jun 12 1901

Double Stone
Daughety
Lewis F
unreadable
Oct 27 19??
Myrtie T
Mar
Sep
rest unreadable

L J Daughety
May 26 1871
Jun 3 1921

Mamie Thelma
Daughter of
James T & Amy R Daughety
Sep 14 1896
Apr 4 1911

Lula Daughety Small
Dec 17 1919
Mar 13 1992

Marvin V Daughety
Aug 29 1922
Oct 15 1970

?anbelle Daughety
Jun 5 19??
Sep 22 1922

Minnie E Daughety
Jan 12 1890
Aug 3 1922

Richard Daughety
Died
Aug 7 1887
Age 62 years

Double Stone
Hill
Felix Hill
Jun 23 1894
Jan 9 1951
Nina Daughety
Jun 6 1894
Sep 11 1978

Double Stone
Daughety
Rosa Taylor
Jul 6 1921
Oct 15 2001
Oliver Harris
Oct 3 1914
Sep 17 1986?

Double Stone
Daughety
rest unreadable

Double Stone
Daughety
Orville O
Oct 3 1911
Nov 30 2001
Evelyn H
Dec 16 1913
Sep 17 1997

Sarah J Daughety
Nov 15 1831
Jun 13 1917

Double Stone
Daughety
T Bright
May 13 1909
Apr 29 1976
Tessie S
Jan 31 1918
Apr 17 2000

Double Stone
Mother
Amy Daughety James
Aug 26 1877
Jan 1 1960
Son
William H Daughety
Nov 24 1907
Dec 10 1955

William H Daughety
Jan 24 1858
Jan 28 1909

Willie T
Son of
R T & H E Daughety
Aug 13 1863
Nov 4 1898

Double Stone
Daughety
Willis
Sep 24 1912
Nov 24 1984
Mary E
Mar? 18 1906
NOD

W L Daughety
Jan 4 1874
Jan 2 1928

Double Stone
Daughety
Nettie Hill
1884-1950
W Richard
1883-1918

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Bethany Methodist Church Cemetery

Surveyed by Jane Garner March 2008

Location: From Kinston , head southwest on NC-11 S/NC-55 W (the Greenville Highway). Not far from Cunningham Road, which is perpendicular to NC-11, take a slight right off of NC-11 onto NC-55. Go about 3 miles and take a slight right onto Seth West Road. Go 0.7 miles and turn left onto British Road. Once you turn onto British Road, you will see Bethany Methodist Church on the right. The cemetery is at the church.

Listings

Dad
James Alex Daughety
Aug. 2, 1936
April 1, 1997

Our Mother
Hildah Ann Daughety
July 20, 1905
April 16, 1994
(footstone)
Hildah Ann Daughety
Granny

Unreadable
Dau. Of J. L. & Hilda Daughety
Nov. 15, 19?
Nov. 16, 19?

Lucine(?) White
Rest of Stone is Unreadable

Our Daddy
James L. Daughety
May 20, 1896
Dec. 8, 1943
(footstone)
James L. Daughety
North Carolina

Nancy West Dixon
May 8, 1875
April 13, 1958

Rev. F. E. Dixon
Oct. 14, 1872
June 6, 1940

Hope J. Dixon
Feb. 20, 1905
Aug. 8, 1929

Garland K. Dixon
Dec. 9, 1900
June 29, 1902

Nancy Moye
Wife of Wm. H. West
Born
Jan. 11, 1836
Died
Aug. 8, 1866

William Henry West
Born
Aug. 23, 1828
Died
Oct. 20, 1892

Emma Estelle
Daughter of
Seth & Laura A. West
Born
Nov. 28, 1888
Died
Sept. 11, 1893

Susie D.
Wife of
W. H. West
Born Nov. 10, 1844
Died Jan. 2, 1905

Infant of
Seth & Laura A. West
Unreadable

Ida C.
Daughter of
Seth & Laura A. West
Born
Jan. 6, 1881 (?)
Died
Aug. 15, 1881

Infant of
Seth & Laura A. West
Born
May 14, 1879

Kathleen
Daught. Of
Seth & Laura A. West
Born
Feb. 22, 1898
Died
June 29 (?), 1898

Eula Mae Cox
Jan. 24, 1925
June 20, 2007

Joseph W. Kilpatrick
June 4, 1876
June 27, 1956

Franklin Napoleon West
Dec. 10, 1853
Nov. 25, 1910
Uncle

Robert Lee West
June 8, 1864
March 21, 1895
Father

Paul E. West
Feb. 12, 1894
March 6, 1952

Robert L.
Son of E. R. & Susie C. West
Mar. 24, 1899
Apr. 27, 1919

J. Emma
Wife of
E. R. West
Dec. 5, 1872 (?)
May 20, 1923

Father
Edward R. West
April 8, 1861
Feb. 24, 1939

Susie R.(?)
Wife of
E. R. West
Oct. 26, 1878
Died
Sept 4, 1904 (?)

Joseph Watson
Son of
E. R. & S. C. West
Born March 10, 1902
Died Oct. 30, 1903

Double Stone
West
Mother
Bessie Ann
Feb 3, 1884
Nov. 22, 1957
Father
Zeb Vance
Jan. 6, 1876
July 5, 1939

Double Stone
James L. West
Mar. 8, 1850
Mar. 20, 1898
Margaret West
Oct. 19, 1858
Oct. 5, 1896

Nina Willie West
Dau. Of
Margaret Ann & James Lewis West
Mar. 10, 1884
Feb 25, 1959

Loranie (?) West
Oct. 9, 1914
Dec. 24, 1921

Virginia West
Aug. 27, 1927
Aug. 31, 1937

Double Stone
Ada West Carpenter
Feb. 12, 1880
May 24, 1968
Seymour B. Carpenter
June 2, 1876
Sept. 3, 1922

Mother
Sophia Alice
Wife of
Jesse F. Evans
Dec. 2, 1856
Sept. 8, 1916
(The West and Evans families believe that Jesse F. Evans is buried
beside Sophia, but no headstone is there.)

Double Stone
Thomas Lindsey
May 28, 1827 (?)
June 30, 1902
Hanna Lindsey
Mar. 4, 1836
Jan. 27, 1909

James L. Daughety Jr.
April 27, 1923
April 8, 1991

Double Stone
James LaFayette Daughety
Dec. 2, 1888
Dec. 20, 1859
Bertie West
Nov. 15, 1896
May 4, 1986

Edward Milton
Son of
J. L. & Elizabeth Daughety
May 31, 1913
April 6, 1930

William Vann Donerson
North Carolina
PVT. 119 Inf. 30 Div.
October 10, 1918

Mary Ann
Wife of W. V. Donnerson
March 17, 1882 or 1892
Nov. 10, 1912

Lewis Henry Evans
CO K, 2 NC Regt.
CSA
March 21, 1843
June 6, 1903

Seymour B. Carpenter
June 2, 1876
Sept. 3, 1922

Mary James
Wife of Adolphus S. Powell
Sept. 28, 1864
Oct. 15, 1940

A.S. Powell
Mar. 15, 1864
Feb. 4, 1934

Unreadable
Levi Floyed (?)
Son of A. S. & M. J. Powell

In loving memory of
Our dear father
E. J. Cox
Died
Dec. 18, 1891
Aged
74 yrs. 3 mos. & 6 days

Albert Robertson
Apr. 24, 1880
June 8, 1927

Double Stone
Glennie Abby Perry
Daughter of
Frances Watson
1878-1953
Edward Calvin Perry
Son of
Joseph & Sarah Perry
1860-1936

Willie May Kilpatrick
Wife of
O. H. Rhem
Born
Apr. 28, 1879
Died
Jan. 17, 1953

John E. Kilpatrick
Nov. 4, 1892 (?)
Jun. 7, 1910 (?)

Double Stone
J. C Kilpatrick
May ?, 1844
Dec. 25, 1899
Sarah D. Kilpatrick
Nov. 3, 1861
May 30, 1904

Unreadable
Daughter of
H. G. & Huldah A. White
Born
Jan. 27, 1900
Died
Sept. 1, 1902

Unreadable
Daughter of H. G. & Huldah A. White
Unreadable

Huldah Unreadable
Wife of H. G. White
Born Oct. 12, 1878 (?)
Died Aug. 4, 1917 (?)
Unreadable

Mother – Sister
Nina Iola White
Jul. 4, 1920
Jan. 5, 1999

Leone E.
Daug. Of H. G. & Huldah Whte
Nov. 9, 1905
July 5, 1925

Margaret A. White
Oct. 30, 1878
Jan. 27, 1964

Double Stone
Tyndall
Infant Son
April 18, 1935
Susie W.
Sept. 14, 1907
Mar 9, 1996
Leo F.
Sept. 21, 1906
Aug. 18, 1982

Seth West
Died Feb. 18, 1907
Age 55 Yrs. 11 Mos.
An Honest Man The
Noblest Work of God.

Laura Ann West
Mar. 8, 1857
Jan. 9, 1939

Mabel W. Griffith
Jan. 5, 1887
Jan. 4, 1970

Hazel D. West
Sept. 13, 1899
May 20, 1923

Seth L. West
May 25, 1893
June 18, 1965

W. Hampton West
Dec. 8, 1876
Mar. 3, 1943

Lottie Alexander
Wife of George West
Jan. 22, 1865
Aug. 28, 1949

George West
July 3, 1862
May 23, 1937

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Bell Cemetery

Surveyed by Glenn Fields March 2009.

Location On a path north of Hwy 11 at Smith Colony Road where the old drive-in theatre was. The old ticket booth is still there in sight of the highway.

Faith Elizabeth Bell
Apr 25 1924
Apr 28 1924

Mary Mildred Bell
June 10 1910
Mar 26 1926

Double stone
BELL
Emma Phillips
His Wife
May 14 1881
May 15 1971
Rev Benjamine E
July 9 1880
Sept 22 1955

Double stone
Woodrow W Bell
July 4 1914
May 25 1975
Thelma Ginn Bell
Feb 19 1914
Apr 17 1996

Mary Alice Bell
Dec 20 1943
Dec 25 1943

Mary Carol Bell
July 20 1952
July 21 1952

Charles F Bell
Nov 15 1916
April 9 1987

Veteran’s marker
Charles F Bell
Nov 15 1916
April 9 1987

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Becton Cemetery

Surveyed by Jeanette Corcoran July 2008.

Location at 1735 Dallas Turner Road, Kinston NC behind the William Blackman Becton Homestead.

Becton, Eliza Jane - 1835-1923
Becton, Elvia Whaley – 1798-1877
Becton, Jarman - 1833-1886
Becton, Jessie B. – daughter of W B & Lillie Becton – Sep 19 1909 – Apr 15 1910
Becton, Lillian Wees – 1870-1930
Becton, Lillie Bryan – 1882-1972
Becton, Millard Filmore – 1866-1906
Becton, William Blackman – 1874-1961

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1926 Kinston Directory

A 1926 Kinston directory has been added to the Internet Archive.  This book can be read online, downloaded to your computer as a PDF file, and also downloaded to all popular e-reader devices – including your Kindle.

Visit the directory’s page on the Internet Archive for downloadable formats.

Posted in Directories.

Grainger High School Graduates: 1926-1970

Mickey Sutton has taken the time to compile this collection of yearbooks of Grainger High School into an online resource.  Senior photos are available on the site from 1926-1970.  If your Lenoir County resident went to school here during this time period, this is a must-use site!

The names of those attending are being added to the NCGenWeb Yearbook Index.  Check this list of Lenoir County graduates (currently, only 1927-1940 of this yearbook is included).

Click on the icon below to visit the GHS senior photo site.

Posted in Schools.

Photo: Grainger, Jesse W.

From the June 27, 1906 issue of the Kinston Free Press.  This drawing accompanied an article about Capt. Grainger welcome address to St. John’s Lodge, No. 4 during a masonic celebration.

Additional resources for J.W.:

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Photo: Collins, Plato

This photo appeared in the June 27, 1906 issue of the Kinston Free Press.  The picture accompanied an article in which Plato presented the board of managers of Parrot Hospital with a charity annex named in honor of Elizabeth Parrot.

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Bell, Jesse H. – Bicycle Repair (1898)

From the May 15, 1898 issue of the Kinston Free Press

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