Surveyed by Woodford Sherrill and Jack Ingram

Go north of Ellerbe on Hwy 220 or 73 toward Windblow. It is located off SR#1462---Gallimore Road approximately 2.5 miles 
to the Herman Bennent farm house. The house is on the right of the road and just passed the house is a dirt road on the 
right. The cemetery is down this road through the field to the left in a grove of trees with a lot os overgrowth. It is 
hard to find.   Directions and additional data provided by Shirley Y. Moore September 2013.
Contact: Myrtle Bridges

There are only two visible tombstones at this place.
McKinnon Mary Elizabeth	 6/17/1842	10/10/15
Mary Elizabeth Sanders McKinnon b. June 17, 1841  d. October 10, 1915  Age 73
w/o John H. McKinnon  Her father was Judge Sanders, mother Fannie---, both born Montgomery County.  ( 2X great grandmother of Shirley Young Moore )

Chappell Mary E.	6/5/1876	11/21/24	Wife of W.T. Chappell
Mary Elizabeth 'Bettie' McKinnon Chappell  b. June 5, 1876  d. November 21, 1924  Age 48
d/o John H. McKinnon and Mary Elizabeth McKinnon  w/o William Thomas Chappell. Married June 3, 1900. 
Died of heart failure. ( Great Grandmother of Shirley Young Moore )

McKinnon Family tradition says there are 8 to 10 people buried in this cemetery. Graves below this line were not visible in October 2013.
John H. McKinnon  b. 1828 or 1829   d. 1900-1915  h/o Mary Elizabeth Sanders. ( 2X great grandfather of Shirley Young Moore )
Couple lived in Fairgrounds District during 1850 Census of Richmond County, NC

Sarah McKinnon  b. 1857  d. 1865  d/o John H. McKinnon & Mary Elizabeth

John C. McKinnon  b. October 25, 1862  d. September 11, 1939   Age 77  
s/o John H. & Mary Elizabeth McKinnon   h/o Frances Ann Henry ( Grandparents of Allene McQueen Reynolds )

Frances Ann Henry McKinnon  b. Oct 25, 1862   d. May 2, 1922  Age 60
d/o Henry H. & Legaua Henry   w/o John C. McKinnon

Infant Boy McKinnon  b. 1870  s/o John H. & Mary Elizabeth McKinnon

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This page created February 25, 2002
Revised October 22, 2013