The following is a complete listing of the tombstones in the Swinson Cemetery in Duplin County, NC.
Location on SR # 1911 (Brooks Quinn Rd) 2/10 mile of the intersection with SR # 1912 (Blind Bridge Rd) on the east side of the road 3/10 mile off the road at a farm pond
Mrs Betty Tucker which has stayed on this farm for years told us that the Swinson Cemetery was behind the Rouse's you could see sight of it and a piece of the wooden fence. She also told us about a man name Tom Batts that lived in the neighthood and owned this land and he donated a spot across the field for anyone that did not have a place to be buried. you could see where the land was indented.
If you know of anyone else that was buried here please let us know!
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The epitaphs are as follows:
Apr 27 1875
Aged 68 yrs
Signs of more graves but no markers
Lillian K. Houston Send your questions (and thanks) directly to Lillian.
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