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Furlough Cemetery (Lees Mill Township)

Taneya | June 2, 2012 | COMMENTS:No Comments »

Furlough Cemetery is located in Lees Mill Township, in Roper, NC.  The following list was created in December 1989 by Vance & Veronica Haskett.  This list originally appeared in the March 1990 issue of the WCGS Newsletter.

Location:  Follow Hwy 64 to Road #1119 East on Mill Pond Road – .7 miles on the right behind the Joseph SPRUILL home.


FURLOUGH, (infant)N/A1961daughter of Russell FURLOGH
FURLOUGH, Herbert E.29 Jan 19095 May 1964double headstone
FURLOUGH, Mamie E. 29 Jan 1911N/Adouble headstone
FURLOUGH, Woodson Lee5 Jul 19158 Mar 1958NC TEC 5 Port Co / World War II
BARNHILL, Paul R.18 Jan 194316 Mar 1972N/A
FURLOUGH, Marian FayeN/AN/Adaughter of Thomas & Zettie FURLOUGH
FURLOUGH, Zettie B.5 Feb 18903 Aug 1941double headstone
FURLOUGH, Thomas22 Sep 188427 Feb 1956double headstone
FURLOUGH, J. Edward6 Dec 190527 Apr 1963N/A
FURLOUGH, Mary B. 5 Jan 188230 Mar 1950N/A
FURLOUGH, Isaac N.16 Oct 187211 Apr 1931N/A
FURLOUGH, Joe Thomas9 Apr 19211 Mar 1943son of Isaac N. & Mary F. FURLOUGH

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Pre-1914 Washington County Cemetery Transcriptions

In the 1930′s and 1940′s, the workers of the Works Progress Administration (now called the Works Projects Administration) set out to record burial information for cemeteries across the state.  These records have now been added online by the NC State Archives and State Library of NC.

The survey includes listings for the following cemeteries.  Do keep in mind that there may be errors and/or mistakes.

  • Baptist Cemetery (pg. 2)
  • Brinkley Cemetery (pg. 3)
  • Downing Cemetery (pg. 12)
  • Episcopal Cemetery (pg. 4)
  • Methodist Cemetery -pg. 8
  • Windley Cemetery (pg. 11)

You can find the Washington County files here. To view more from across the state, click here.

Category: Cemeteries