James McClammy Middleton Cemetery

Duplin County North Carolina

Surveyed by Lillian & Pearl Houston May 2011

The following is a complete listing of the tombstones in the James McClammy Middleton Cemetery in Duplin County, NC.

Location: Kenansville on Lanefield Rd., SR 1900, approx. 400 to 500 ft. from the intersection of old NC 903. It is on the south side of the road, only a few feet from the edge of the pavement. It is within property owned by a Mr. Brinson, who lives at that intersection.

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    GPS Coordinates:
    34.93865 N
    78.00110 W

    The epitaphs are as follows:


    James M. Middleton Nov 4 1797 Dec 3 1868 Rebecca A. Herring Aug 1 1842 Jul 24 1844 Lewis S. Herring Jul 27 1818 Mar 6 1849 Mary S. McRae Jun 11 1823 Jul 27 1853 James M. Middleton, Jr. Mar 2 1826 Aug 19 1849 Broken into 4 pieces Sarah C. Middleton Apr 8 1829 Feb 12 1850 Susan A. Middleton Oct 14 1834 Dec 23 1852 Broken Stone Broken Stone Mary Moore Wife of James McClammy Middleton Apr 10 1799 Apr 15 1887 According Ida Brooks Kellum & Leslie H. Brown, Jr. Record collected November 1960 The following graves where there: Florence D. Howard Wife of L. H. Howard Feb. 27, 1859 June 14, 1884 Leonidas M. Howard May 5, 1884 Aug. 6, 1884 Also in this book by Ms. Kellum, she wrote: This old cemetery is on old Middleton plantation. This James M. Middleton lived in Wilmington for several years.He also had a business in Magnolia, N. C. His daughter, Mary S., Married 1st Lewis S. Herring, Married 2nd Gen. Alexander McRae of Wilmington, N. C.

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