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Northampton County
North Carolina

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Northampton County

Index to Locations

  • Garysburg Garysburg United Methodist Church Cemetery
  • Severn Severn Cemetery

    Garysburg United Methodist Church Cemetery
    Garysburg, Northampton County, North Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      William Henry Joyner (1867-1933) — of Garysburg, Northampton County, N.C. Born in Halifax, Halifax County, N.C., September 16, 1867. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1904. Died in Garysburg, Northampton County, N.C., December 2, 1933 (age 66 years, 77 days). Interment at Garysburg United Methodist Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Joyner and Ann Eliza (Pope) Joyner; married to Bettie Brickell Garris (1869-1900) and Mary Anne Suiter (1877-1950).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Severn Cemetery
    Severn, Northampton County, North Carolina
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Burton Stephenson (b. 1861) — also known as Joseph B. Stephenson — of Severn, Northampton County, N.C. Born in Northampton County, N.C., December 24, 1861. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Northampton County, 1913-14, 1919-20, 1929. Methodist. Member, Woodmen; Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Died in Northampton County, N.C. Interment at Severn Cemetery.

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