Preston Family Cemetery

Preston Family Cemetery, Crawford County, Georgia.  (Surveyed by Doug Preston, gggrandson of David) on 6 January 2005.  (Directions to the cemetery provided by Robin Brown, Albany, Georgia).

Directions to the cemetery: Coming from Reynolds, Georgia on highway 128, go to the Indian Agency historical marker just after you cross the Flint River into Crawford County, Georgia. From the Agency marker go 1.7 miles and turn in the dirt road on the right (Mailbox #3884 Wornum). The cemetery is about
50 yards just as you go into the tree line on the left.

Coming from Roberta: In Robert go to the intersection of US 341 and Ga 128. Take 128 South for 3.8 miles turn on the dirt road to the left (Mailbox on the left #3884 Wornum). The Cemetery is about 50 yards just as you go into the tree line on the left.

GPS L  GPS Location: N32. degrees 41.381 minutes W084.
Degrees  04.035 minutes Elevation: 496 feet

(The Cemetery is 148.3 Miles from my home in Abbeville, Henry County, Alabama)

About 20 yards past the Preston Cemetery is what appears to be a black cemetery with about 30 graves inside a chain link fence.

PRESTON, David (Headstone broken off & missing) 17 Mar 1777 30 Sep 1849
PRESTON, Nancy McCann (Wife of David) Aged 82 years  June 20 1781 Oct 15 1863
PRESTON, Nancy (Child of Thomas and Ellen Preston) 13 Mar 1873 15 Oct 1873
PRESTON, Thomas (Son) Aged 58 years 8 Jun 1819 21 Sep 1877
SCARBROUGH, Alfred L. (Although he sleeps sweet memory doth live). Brother of Ellen Scarbrough Preston 18 Feb 1848 Jul 1878
SCARBROUGH, Mary A. E. (She now sweetly rests)  Mother of Ellen Scarbrough Preston 14 Jan 1815 Jun 1883
SCARBROUGH, Mary Antonotte (Sister in law of Ellen Scarbrough Preston) 07 Feb 1853 08 Nov 1896

A big thanks goes out to Doug Preston ← for submitting this information!

Graphics by Ed

This page was last updated: Wednesday, November 09, 2005

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