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 Friends Burying Ground, West River, Anne Arundel Co., Maryland, United States


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Latitude: 38.85006920202661, Longitude: -76.55599594116211

Notes:
Harris Franklin was a caretaker of this burying ground, and kept a detailed map of the grave locations which still exists.


Cemetery Photos

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West River Quaker Burying Ground
West River Quaker Burying Ground
This is at the entrance to the burial ground. No meeting house remains. 

Headstones

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Carol van Antwerp Wilson (1890-1990)
Carol van Antwerp Wilson (1890-1990)
 
     
Cornelia van Horne (1766-1853)
Cornelia van Horne (1766-1853)
Her grave was placed well after her death; it gives the descent between her and her descendants who put it up.

It reads:

1766 Cornelia van Horne 1853
Wife of
Major Thomas Lancaster Lansdale
Great Grandfather
Philip I. Thomas
of
Lebanon and Lothian
and his wife
Cornelia Lansdale;
----
Mary Dorsey Thomas;
Cornelia Lansdale Thomas;
wives of Dr. James Cheston;

Cornelia Lansdale Cheston
Daughter of
Dr. James Cheston
and his wife
Mary Dorsey Thomas
This stone is a memorial to our mother
Mary Cheston Hall 
     
J. Harris Franklin (d. 1937)
J. Harris Franklin (d. 1937)
 
     
Martha Waters (d. 1910)
Martha Waters (d. 1910)
 
     
Mary Louisa Waters (d.1867)
Mary Louisa Waters (d.1867)
 
     
Nancy Franklin (1816-1854)
Nancy Franklin (1816-1854)
 
     
Thomas Franklin (1786-1865)
Thomas Franklin (1786-1865)
 
     
Thomas Jacob Franklin (d. 1854)
Thomas Jacob Franklin (d. 1854)
Died at several months old.