New Hanover County Cemetery Links
I will also place pages on how to transcribe a cemetery, abbreviations commonly used in transcriptions, as well as many other interesting facts on cemeteries and/or graveyards.
Do you know the difference between a cemetery and a graveyard? The answer to this and other commonly asked questions (and myths) will be answered in these pages.
Listing of New Hanover County Cemeteries -still a work in progress!
Please take a look at this page and help us with locating, identifying and maintaining these precious cemeteries in New Hanover County.
Listing of New Hanover County Transcribed Cemeteries
Can you transcribe a cemetery for us or take pictures of one and send the pictures to me and I will transcribe them and put them up online?
Listing of New Hanover County Transcribed Cemetery Photos
Google map of New Hanover County Transcribed Cemeteries
WPA Cemetery Transcriptions
These transcriptions are from the 1930's-1940's
Abbreviations Found on Headstones
Interesting list...some you may or may not know!
Interesting Facts about Cemeteries..Myth or Truth?
Describes the types of wooden markers, explanations and other interesting information
Types and Explanations of Headstones
Describes the types of headstones, explanations and other interesting information
Please read the following articles, they contain valuable information on Cemetery Preservation!
How to Restore a Cemetery
How to Clean Headstones
How to do Rubbings on Headstones
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