West Grove Friends Meeting
4106 Greenhill Road
Snow Camp, NC 27349

Greensboro News & Record (NC)
Saturday, May 5, 2001
Alfred Cyrus Newlin

SILER CITY Alfred Cyrus Newlin, 75, of 1015 Woody Store Road, died Friday, May 4, 2001, at his home. The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2001, at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Ave., Siler City, conducted by the Rev. David Hobson. Burial will be in West Grove Friends Meeting Cemetery, 2827 Green Hill Road, Snow Camp.

Mr. Newlin was a native of Alamance County, and was a retired farmer. He was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting.

Survivors are his wife, Janell Moody Newlin of Siler City; sons, Barry Newlin of Snow Camp, Gerald Newlin of Siler City, William Newlin of Burlington; daughter, Cynthia Newlin of Montclair, N.J.; sister, Martha N. Hartley of North Lima, Ohio; and six grandchildren.

Visitation is from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2001, at the Smith & Buckner Funeral Home.

Memorials may be directed to the charity of choice.
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The Burlington Times-News
May 5, 2001
Mr. Alfred Cyrus Newlin

SILER CITY — Mr. Alfred Cyrus Newlin, 75, of 1015 Woody Store Road, died Friday, May 4, 2001, at his home.

A native of Alamance County, he was the husband of Mrs. Janell Moody Newlin, who survives. He was a retired farmer and was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting.

Survivors other than his wife of the home include a daughter, Ms. Cynthia Newlin of Montclair, N.J.; three sons, Mr. Barry Newlin of Snow Camp, Mr. Gerald Newlin of Siler City, and Mr. William Newlin of Burlington; a sister, Ms. Martha N. Hartley of North Lima, Ohio; and six grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home in Siler City by the Rev. David Hobson. Burial will be in West Grove Friends Meeting cemetery.

The family will be at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home from 7 to 9 this evening.

Memorials may be made to a charity of choice.

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Burlington (N.C.) Daily Times-News
Saturday, November 9, 1963
Mrs. Alta Newlin Guthrie

SNOW CAMP - Mrs. Alta Newlin Guthrie, 66, of Route 1, Snow Camp, died last night at 10:15 o'clock at her home after; one week of critical illness.

A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of William Ressie Guthrie, who survives, and was the daughter of the late James Newlin and Mrs. Martha Elizabeth Guthrie Newlin. She was a member of Chatham Friends Church.

Surviving with her husband are two sons, James William Guthrie of Route 1, Snow Camp and John Newlin Guthrie of, Yanceyville; four sisters, Mrs. Sarah Newlin Shaw of Route 2, Graham, Mrs. Ila Newlin Braxton of Route 1, Snow Camp, Mrs. Mary Newlin Clark of Siler City, and Miss Elizabeth, Newlin of Guilford College; three brothers, Harvey Newlin of Route 1, Snow Camp, Algie I. Newlin of Guilford College, and Ira G. Newlin of Scarsdale, N. Y.; and six grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at Chatham Friends Church by Rev. Orville, pastor. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Howard Braxton, Newlin Shaw, Alfred Newlin, Clyde Clark, David Newlin and Jimmy Newlin.

The body was taken to the house this afternoon at 3:30 o'clock to remain until placed in the church to lie in state for 30 minutes prior to the service.
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Burlington (N.C.) Times-News
Monday, March 18, 1967
Mrs. Annie G. Newlin

SNOW CAMP -- Mrs. Annie Guethrine Newlin, 83, of Rt. 1, Snow Camp, died at her home at 8:15 o'clock Sunday night following three year of failing health and three months of critical illness.

She was a native of Alamance County, daughter of the late Albert L. and Mrs. Jemima Teague Guthrie. She was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting. She attended Guilford College and taught in Alamance County schools for several years.

Mrs. Newlin was a charter member of Green Hill Home Demonstration Club.

Surviving are her husband, Harvey Newlin of the home; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Bray of Fairmont and Mrs. Martha Harley of North Lima, Ohio; three sons, Harvey R. Newlin of Burlington, Burton O. Newlin of Rt. 1, Snow Camp, and Alfred C. Newlin of Rt. 3, Siler City; two brothers, John H. Guthrie and W. R. Guthrie of Rt. 1, Snow Camp; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Final rites will be held Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock at West Grove Friends Meeting. The service will be conducted after the Order of Friends. Burial will be held in the church cemetery.

The body will remain at Rich and Thompson Funeral Home in Graham until taken to the church to lie in state 30 minutes before the service. The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 9 o'clock tonight.

The family has requested that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to favorite charities.

Pallbearers will be Howard Braxton, David Newlin; James Guthrie, Thomas Guthrie, O. C. Guthrie Jr. and Newlin Shaw.

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Greensboro News & Record
Thursday, May 6, 1993
Benjamin B. Newlin

SNOW CAMP - Benjamin Barclay Newlin, 83, formerly of 309 Pineville Road, Spartanburg, S.C., died May 3, 1993, at Magnolia Place, Spartanburg, S.C.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at West Grove Friends Meeting Place, Snow Camp.

A native of Chatham County, he was a graduate of Guilford College and the University of Tennessee, retired from Abco Chemical, and was a Methodist.

Surviving are wife, Ivy Larsen Newlin of Magnolia Place, Spartanburg, S.C.; daughter, Lynn Morrow of Cheraw, S.C.; sons, Col. Robert B. Newlin of London, England, John David of Tryon; sisters, Mrs. W. D. Coble of Greensboro, Mrs. George Lineberry of Charlotte; brothers, Wendell Newlin of Eden, David N. Newlin of Snow Camp; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.

Contributions may be made to Guilford College Alumni, 5800 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro, N.C. 27410 or Cheraw Rescue Squad, Main Street, Cheraw, S.C.

Bobo Funeral Home, Spartanburg, S.C., is in charge of arrangements.

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Greensboro News & Record
Sunday, February 23, 1997
Burton Outland Newlin

SNOW CAMP - Mr. Burton Outland Newlin, 84, of 3110 Newlin Road died Friday, Feb. 21, 1997, at N.C. Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill, after several months of declining health and critical illness of 2 weeks.

Born in Alamance County on Aug. 16, 1912, he was the husband for 61 years of Daphna Allen Newlin, who survives of the home and the second son of Harvey and Nancy "Nannie" Guthrie Newlin, both deceased. He was a retired Dairy Farmer and Barn Builder. He was a Charter member of West Grove Friends Meeting, where he was an Elder and Clerk for many years. He was a lifelong member of the Conservative Friends, a Charter member of the Board of Directors of the Eli Whitney Volunteer Fire Department and held this position for 18 years. He had been a member of the Alamance County Historical Society. After his retirement, his interest included travel and the study of Genealogy.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 24, 1997, at McClure Funeral Home Chapel in Graham by David Hobson, pastor of Rocky River Friends Meeting, Rex Jones, pastor of Chatham Friends Meeting and Reverend Ross Carter, pastor of Center United Methodist Church.

Survivors other than his wife of the home are daughters, Mrs. Katherine N. Hadley of McBane Mill Road, Graham and Mrs. Helen N. Bowers of Newlin Road, Snow Camp; sister, Martha N. Hartley of North Lima, Ohio; brothers, Harvey R. Newlin of Burlington and Alfred C. Newlin of Siler City; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. Mary N. Bray.

The family will be at McClure Funeral Home in Graham from 7-9 p.m. tonight and other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to the Memorial Association of Chatham Friends, c/o Dan McBane, Treasurer, 8021 Mac Lane, Snow Camp, NC 27349.
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OTHER FAMILY INFO
Burlington (N.C.) Times-News,
Monday, February 20, 1967

Wedding Of Newlin And Hadley Couple Is Solemnized In Quaker Ceremony

The wedding of Miss Katherine Marie Newlin and Bennett Jacob Hadley took place Saturday evening at 7 o'clock in a traditional Quaker ceremony at West Grove Friends Meeting House.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Burton Outland Newlin of Route 1, Snow Camp, and a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in home economics. She is a member of the faculty of Southern Alamance High School.

Mr. Hadley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Roosevelt Hadley of Route 2, Graham, attended the Modern Farming short course at North Carolina State University at Raleigh, and is engaged in dairy farming.

The bride wore a formal gown of white peau de soie appliquéd with white lace. It was fashioned with a sweetheart neckline and long tapered sleeves, and the semi-fitted skirt extended into a short train. Her fingertip illusion veil was held in place by a crown of pearls over peau de soie. She carried a bouquet of white roses and wore pearls.

Miss Helen Newlin, only sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Her gown of light blue satin, accented with velvet, was styled with round neckline and Empire waistline. She wore a white fur pillbox hat and carried a matching fur muff.

Bridesmaids, dressed the same as the honor attendant were Miss Carolyn Kidd of Bennett and the bride's cousin, Miss Dorothy Pearle Hartley North Lima, Ohio.

Tommy Hadley, only brother of the bridegroom, served as best man, and ushers were Davis Stainback of Graham, cousin of the bridegroom, and Elvin Craven, the bride's uncle from Asheboro.

Mrs. David Newman directed the wedding and Miss Dianne Thomas and Mrs. Charles Crawford registered guests.

For a wedding trip, the bride wore a green knit dress with brown coat and matching accessories, complemented by the corsage from her bridal bouquet.

Immediately following the ceremony, the bride's parents were hosts for a reception at the meeting house.

The bride's table was covered with a lace tablecloth over green and centered with an arrangement of mums, snapdragons and babies'-breath flanked by lighted white tapers in candelabra.

After the honored couple had cut the first slice of cake, Mrs. Larry Valentine of Newton completed the serving. Mrs. Dale Partee, cousin of the bridegroom from Fostoria, Ohio, served punch. Assisting in serving nuts and mints were Miss Ann Allen of Asheboro and Miss Nancy Edwards of Ramseur, cousins of the bride.

Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Newlin of Siler City, aunt and uncle of the bride, said the goodbyes.

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EXTRA
The Burlington Times-News
April 14, 1999
Mrs. Daphna A. Newlin

SNOW CAMP — Mrs. Daphna Tacy Allen Newlin, 82, of 3110 Newlin Road, died at 8:12 a.m. Tuesday, April 13, 1999, at her home after three months of failing health, one week critical.

Born Oct. 2, 1916, in Randolph County, she was the wife for 61 years to Mr. Burton O. Newlin, who died Feb. 21, 1997. She was the daughter of Mr. Eli Clarkston Allen and Mrs. Mishie McNeal Allen, both deceased. She was a homemaker and she and her husband were retired from operating a dairy farm for 43 years. She was a newspaper correspondent for 37 years and worked at the South Newlin Township Board of Election polls for 35 years. She was a member of the Eli Whitney Extension Homemakers Club for 64 years. She was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting, where she was a former Sunday school teacher and was an overseer at the church. She was a past member of the Alamance County Historical Society.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Katherine N. Hadley of Graham and Mrs. Helen N. Bowers of Snow Camp; seven sisters, Mrs. Stella Craven, Mrs. Gertie Lee Dark, Mrs. Cloyce Moon and Mrs. Rebecca Powell, all of Asheboro, Mrs. Dorcas Edwards, Mrs. Nadine Moffitt and Mrs. Pattie Craven, all of Ramseur; a brother, Mr. Quentin Allen of Asheboro; and three grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at McClure Funeral Home Chapel in Graham by the Rev. David Hobson and the Rev. Richard Briggs. Burial will be in Chatham Friends Meeting Cemetery.

The family will be at McClure Funeral Home in Graham from 7 to 9 this evening, and at other times at the home of Mrs. Helen Bowers, 3068 Newlin Road, Snow Camp, and at the home of Mrs. Katherine Hadley, 7952 McBane Mill Road, Graham.

Memorials may be made to Center United Methodist Church, c/o Ms. Doris Thompson, 2524 Greenhill Road, Snow Camp, N.C. 27349; or to Chatham Friends Meeting Memorial Association, c/o Mr. Dan McBane, 8021 Mac Lane, Snow Camp, N.C. 27349.

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Greensboro News & Record (NC)
Saturday, August 3, 2002
David Marlette Newlin

SNOW CAMP Mr. David Marlette Newlin, 74, of 2827 Greenhill Rd., died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at the Rehabilitation &Healthcare Center of Alamance.

The funeral will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Rich &Thompson Chapel, Graham.
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The Burlington Times-News
Saturday, August 3, 2002
Mr. David Marlette Newlin

SNOW CAMP — Mr. David Marlette Newlin, 74, of 2827 Greenhill Road, died at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, 2002, at the Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center of Alamance after an illness of 3 ½ months.

A native of Alamance County, he was the husband of Mrs. Dixie Byrd Newlin, who survives, and the son of the late Mahlon Newlin and Lillian Marlette Newlin. He was a dairy farmer and the owner of Hickory Grove Dairy Farm. He was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting, where he was a birthright member and an Elder of the meeting.

Survivors other than his wife of the home include a daughter, Mrs. Elaine Newlin Lindley of Snow Camp; three sons, Mr. Lawrence David Newlin of Greensboro, Mr. Charles Mahlon Newlin of Snow Camp, and Mr. James Francis Newlin of Haw River; two sisters, Mrs. Ruth Newlin Coble of Greensboro and Mrs. Helen Newlin Lineberry of Charlotte; one grandson; and three granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by four brothers, Hale Newlin, Barclay Newlin, Wendell Newlin, and James Newlin; and a grandson.

The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2002 at the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Graham. Burial will be in West Grove Friends Meeting Cemetery.

The family will be at the Rich & Thompson Funeral Home in Graham from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday, and at other times at the residence.

Memorials may be made to West Grove Friends Meeting, c/o Gerald Newlin, 865 Woody Store Road, Siler City, N.C. 27344.

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Burlington (N.C.) Times-News
Friday, June 5, 1970
Mr. Newlin Is Claimed By Death

SNOW CAMP - Harvey Newlin, 81, of Rt. 1, Snow Camp, died in a Burlington hospital this morning at 1 o'clock after five months of declining health and one week of critical illness.

Mr. Newlin, who was a native of Chatham County, was the son of the late James N. and Martha Guthrie Newlin. He was married to the late Nancy (Nannie) Guthrie Newlin, who died in 1967. He lived most of his life in Alamance County.

Mr. Newlin was a minister in the Society of Friends. His primary interests in life were farming, dairying, constructing barns and homes, and the study of genealogy. He was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Mary Bray of Fairmont and Mrs. Martha Hartley of North Lima, Ohio; three sons, Harvey R. Newlin of Burlington, Burton O. Newlin of Rt. 1, Snow Camp and Alfred C. Newlin of Rt. 1, Siler City; four sisters, Mrs. Sarah Shaw and Mrs. Ila Braxton, both of Rt. 1, Snow Camp, Mrs. Mary Clark of Rt. 4, Siler City, and Miss Elizabeth Newlin of Guilford College; two brothers, Dr. A. I. Newlin of Guilford College, and Ira G. Newlin of Scarsdale, N.Y.; 12 grandchildren and six greatgrandchildren.

Final rites will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in a traditional "After the Order of the Friends" service at West Grove Friends Meeting. Burial will follow in the cemetery there.

The body will remain at Rich and Thompson Funeral Home in Graham until taken to West Grove Friends Meeting 30, minutes prior to the service.

The family will be at the funeral home Saturday night from 7 to 9 o'clock. Visitation will begin at noon Saturday.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to a favorite charity in memory of Mr. Newlin.

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The Burlington (N.C.) Daily Times
September 19, 1930
James Nathaniel Newlin Passes Away.

James Nathaniel Newlin, aged 73 year, one of south Alamance's leading citizens, died at his home near Snow Camp this morning at 8 O'clock following failing health of some length, with critical illness of heart trouble only a few hours.

Funeral services will be held at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon at West Grove church, south Alamance, in which church the deceased was a life-long and leading member, and interment will be made in the church cemetery.

He is survived by the the following sons and daughters; Mrs. Sarah Shaw, Mrs. Ila Braxton, Mrs. Alton Guthrie, Route 1, Saxapahaw; Harvey Newlin, Snow Camp; Mrs. Mary Clark, Siler City; Miss Elizabeth Newlin, Greensboro; Algie Newlin, Geneva, Switzerland; Ira Newlin, Mt. Holly, N. J.; by one sister and two brothers, Mrs. Polly McBane, Saxapahaw, and David and W. W. Newlin, south Alamance, and by 32 grandchildren and four great grandchildren. He was an outstanding farmer and leader in the church and community life.

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Greensboro News & Record (NC)
Wednesday, September 17, 2003
Janell Moody Newlin

SILER CITY Janell Moody Newlin, 76, of 1015 Woody Store Road, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2003, at the home of her son.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, 2003, at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City, conducted by the Rev. Derik Davis and Mike Arnold. Burial will be in West Grove Friends Meeting, 2827 Green Hill Road, Snow Camp.

Mrs. Newlin was a native of Chatham County, a homemaker and a bookkeeper. She was a member of West Grove Friends Meeting, Elder and treasurer, Janell was a graduate of Silk Hope School and Campbell College. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred C. Newlin.

Survivors are sons, Barry Newlin of Snow Camp, Gerald Newlin of Siler City and William Newlin of Burlington; daughter, Cynthia Newlin of Montclair, N.J.; sister, Wilma M. Overbeen of Huntsville, Ala.; six grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2003, at the Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City and other times at the family home.

Memorials may be made to a charity of choice.

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Burlington, (N. C.) Daily Times-News,
Monday, November 6, 1961
Lillian Marlette Newlin

GRAHAM - Lillian Marlette Newlin, 77, of Route 2, Graham, died in a High Point nursing home this morning following several years of declining health.

A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late Mahlon Newlin and the daughter of the late William and Hannah Zachary Marlette.

She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Ruth N. Coble of Guilford College and Mrs. Helen N. Lineberry of Charlotte; five sons Hale Newlin of Greensboro, Barclay Newlin of Greenville, S. C., Wendell Newlin of Leaksville, James Newlin of Guilford College and David Newlin of Route 2, Graham; two sisters, Mrs. Alta M. Lindley of High Point and Mrs. Allene M. Braxton f Norfolk, Va.; two brothers, T. E. and J. L. Marlette of Route 3, Graham; and 16 grandchildren.

The funeral will be conducted tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at West Grove Meeting House in Siler City. Burial will be in the West Grove burial grounds. The body will remain at Smith and Buckner Funeral Home at Siler City until 10 o'clock tomorrow morning when it will be taken to the family home to remain until placed in the meeting house to lie in state for 30 minutes prior to the service.

The family requests that those wishing to send flowers make donation to a charity of their choice instead.

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Burlington, (N. C.) Daily Times-News
Monday, May 22, 1961
Mahlon Newlin

GRAHAM — Mahlon Newlin, 80, of Route 2, Graham, died in a High Point nursing home yesterday afternoon at 4 o'clock after 10 weeks of serious illness.

He was a native of Chatham County, son of the late James Nathaniel and Martha Guthrie Newlin. He was a farmer and well - known minister among conservative Friends.

He is survived by his wife, Lillian, Marietta Newlin of the home: two daughters, Ruth H. Coble of Guilford College and Helen N. Lineberry of Charlotte; five sons, Hale Newlin of Greensboro, Barclay Newlin of Greenville, S.C., Wendell Newlin of Leaksville, James Newlin of Guilford College and David Newlin of Route 2, Graham; five sisters, Sarah Shaw of Route 2, Graham, Mary Clark of Siler City, Ila Braxton of Route 1, Snow Camp, Alta Guthrie of Route 1, Snow Camp, and Elizabeth Newlin of Guilford College; and three brothers, Harvey Newlin of Route 1, Snow Camp, Algie Newlin of Guilford College and Ira Newlin of Scarsdale, N.Y.

Final rites will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at West Grove Meeting House. The funeral will be conducted after the manner of Friends. Burial will follow in the West Grove Burial Ground.

The body will remain at the home until taken to the Meeting house to lie in state 30 minutes before the service.

It was the request of the deceased that no flowers be sent. The family asks those wishing to send flowers to make a donation to a charity of their own choice.

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North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996 North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996 Record about Nettie N Norwood [Ancestry.com]
Name:             Nettie N Norwood
Death Date:     24 Jan 1943
Death County: Alamance
Death State:    North Carolina
Death Age:      68
Birth Date:      1875
Race:              White
Source:           NC State Archives. North Carolina Deaths, 1908-67
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The Burlington, (N. C.) Daily Times
Friday, July 7, 1931
Mrs. Susan Norwood Died Yesterday

Mrs. Susan Norwood, aged 82 years, died yesterday afternoon at 6 o'clock at the home of her son, John Norwood, Route 1, Saxapahaw, in Chatham county, following a long illness. She has no survivors but the one son.

Funeral service was held this afternoon at 3 o'clock at West Grove Friends church, in Chatham, to which the deceased belonged most of her life. Her pastor. Rev. Jeremiah Allen, assisted by Rev. Mahlon Newlin, and burial was made in the church cemetery.
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EXTRA
The Burlington (N.C.) Daily Times-News
Wednesday, September 16, 1953
J. B. Shaw Dies At Home Last Night

GRAHAM - J. Buxton Shaw, 75, well-known farmer of the southern area of the county, died suddenly at his home on Route 2, Graham, last night at 9 o'clock following 14 months of failing health.

Mr. Shaw was a native of Chatham County, the son of the late John and Nancy Russell Shaw. He was a member of the West Grove Friends Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Newlin Shaw; two daughters, Mrs. Una Lee and Mrs. Norma Tinnin, both of Graham; four sons, Luther Shaw of Waynesville. Fred Shaw and Newlin Shaw, both, of Graham, and J. B. Shaw, Jr., of Pittsboro; 14 grandchildren, and four greatgrandchildren.

Funeral will be conducted at the Center Methodist Church tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock by Rev. B. E. Bingham, pastor, and Rev, J. D. Cranford, a former pastor. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The body was taken to the home this afternoon at 5 o'clock.
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EXTRA
The Burlington Daily Times-News,
Sept. 24, 1970
Mrs. Sarah N. Shaw

GRAHAM -- Mrs. Sarah Newlin Shaw, 87, of Rt. 2, Graham, died Wednesday afternoon at 3:10 o'clock in a Siler City hospital following several years of declining health and one week of critical illness.

A native of Chatham County, Mrs. Shaw was the daughter of the late James Nathaniel and Martha Elizabeth Guthrie Newlin. She was the wife of the late J. Buxton Shaw, who died in September, 1953, and was a member of Center United Methodist Church.

Survivors include three sons, J. B. Shaw of Pittsboro and Fred Shaw and Newlin Shaw, both of Rt. 2, Graham; three sisters, Mrs. Ila Braxton of Rt. 1, Snow Camp, Mrs. Mary Clark of Rt. 4, Siler City, and Miss Elizabeth Newlin of Guilford College; two brothers, Dr. A I. Newlin of Guilford College and Ira G. Newlin of Scarsdale, N. Y.; 15 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and one great great grandchild.

Final rites will be held Friday afternoon t 2:30 o'clock at Center United Methodist Church. The Rev. Orville E. Leonard, pastor, will conduct the service. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The body will remain at Rich and Thompson Funeral Home in Graham until taken to the church to lie in state 30 minutes prior to the service. The family will be at the funeral home tonight from 7 to 9 o'clock.
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1850 US Federal Census Aaron Norwood, Alamance County South District, Page 10, Aug. 17, 1950, S. H. Turrentine Ass't Marshal, Household 121-131 Lines 15-18
Aaron Norwood                     
Martha Norwood                    
William Norwood                      
Sarah Norwood
25   Farmer Born in NC
21
1
1/12
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1870 United States Federal Census about William Norwood
Page 6, August 15th, 1870, R. W. Hamlet Ass't Marshal, Household 42, 43, Lines 20-23
Name:
Estimated birth year: 
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Birthplace:
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Gender: 
Value of real estate:
Post Office:
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William Norwood
Lucy Norwood
James Norwood
Cornellia Norwood
William Norwood
abt 1846
24
North Carolina
Albright Township, Alamance,
North Carolina
White 
Male
Graham
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29          Farmer
17          Keeping house
4            At home
1            At home
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1900 United States Federal Census about William C Norwood
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William C Norwood
Susan Norwood
William J Norwood
Antoinett Norwood
William C Norwood
Newlin, Alamance, North Carolina
51
abt 1849
North Carolina
Head
Susan
White
Farmer
Can read or write, does speak English
Own home, Mortgaged, Farm
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Age
51 
51
30     Son                    Farm Laborer
26     Daughter in law
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1910 United States Federal Census about William C Norwood
Name:
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William C Norwood
Susan Norwood
William C Norwood
61
abt 1849
North Carolina
Head
North Carolina
North Carolina
Susan
Newlin, Alamance, North Carolina
Married
White
Male
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Age
61
61
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1920 United States Federal Census about W C Norwood Household 95-95
Name:
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Name
W C Norwood
Susan Norwood
W C Norwood
Newlin, Alamance, North Carolina
71 years
abt 1849
North Carolina
Head
Susan
North Carolina
North Carolina
Married
White
Male
Own
Yes
Yes
326
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Age
71
71
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1920 United States Federal Census about W J Norwood Household 96-96
Name:
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Image:
W. J. Norwood
Antionett Norwood
W. J. Norwood
Newlin, Alamance, North Carolina
49 years
abt 1871
North Carolina
Head
Antoinett
North Carolina
North Carolina
Married
White
Male
Own
Yes
Yes
326
49  Married one time
45
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North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996 about William C Norwood
Name:
Death Date:
Death County:
Death State:
Death Age:
Birth Date:
Source: NC State Archives.
William C Norwood
14 Mar 1926 (looks like should be 1925 to me)
Alamance
North Carolina
76
1850
North Carolina Deaths, 1908-67
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North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996 about Nettie N Norwood
Name:
Death Date:
Death County:
Death State:
Death Age:
Birth Date:
Race:
Nettie N Norwood
24 Jan 1943
Alamance
North Carolina
68  
1875
White
Source: NC State Archives. North Carolina Deaths, 1908-67


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