Harrison Burial Ground

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Harrison Burial Ground - ao-cotnpUehed by his dtlngushed father....
ao-cotnpUehed by his dtlngushed father. Eighteenth Century Tombstones. It Is unfortunate that the old Harrison Harrison burylng-ground burylng-ground burylng-ground is not located on thia farm. . When the estate was divided divided a portion was bought by CoL Thorn as Stamps and on this part is the bury- bury- ing-ground. ing-ground. ing-ground. This is known as the XHx' I ana. Farm. and. is where Maj. B. O. Thomas bred so many great racehorses. The farm . Is now . owned by iiaj.. T , J. Carson, who would, of course, afford afford Mr. Harrison every facility for taking care of the graves of his ancestors. ancestors. The grartyard Is surrounded by a good post-and-rsil post-and-rsil post-and-rsil post-and-rsil post-and-rsil ; fence. The tombstones are. -merely -merely slabs, of limestone, limestone, and the Inscriptions on them ara nearly obliterated with moss, and by the disintegration, of the stone- stone- The following members of the Harrison family are buried here: Robert. Carter Harrison, born June 19, 17i. died September September 9, 1M; Ann Harrison, hia wii!. born March 9. 1771. died July 15. LetltU Harrison, born M. died WiK , -Mary -Mary Harrison, wife of B.-O. B.-O. B.-O. lUcJhard-son, lUcJhard-son, lUcJhard-son, born April 9. 17S1. Uled June 1 184i The mother of Carter 1L liar-rison. liar-rison. liar-rison. who emitrrated to "hloago. tnarw ried the Kev. Thomas P. ludley.-a ludley.-a ludley.-a "t-ed "t-ed "t-ed laptlst minister., and she 1. burled; by bis side in the Lexington cemetery. 3 'j .A Ur T

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 28 May 1899, Sun,
  3. Page 23

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