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COCKE CEMETERY

Inscriptions in the old cemetery at Edgemont, on Route 712 between Keene and North Garden, Albemarle Co., Va.
The house was designed by Thomas Jefferson about 1790 for Colonel James Powel Cocke.

Name of Deceased Born Died Age Other info.
Cocke, Jas. Powell 1748
Malvern Hills on James River
1829 Jan. 24   Sacred to the Memory of
Cocke, Lucy 1756
Westham on James River
1821 Mar. 19   w/o Jas. Powell Cocke
Cocke, Jas. P., Jr. 1779 Oct. 10 1812 Jan. __   s/o J. P. & Lucy Cocke
Cocke, Martha Ann   1857   his wife (Jas. P. Cocke, Jr.)
Cocke, Jas. P., Jr.   1812 Jan. 20 33 yrs Also on stone (See Note 1 below)
Cocke, Chastain 1795 Feb. 15 1838 Dec. 16   s/o J. P. and Lucy Cocke
Cocke, Sarah W. Taylor   1854 Nov. 26   In memory of
w/o Ch. Cocke
Cocke, James 1822 Dec. 15 1824 Sep.   s/o Dr. Charles W. and Mary Carter
Cocke, ,Isaette 1826 Mar. 12 1826   d/o Dr. C. W. and M. Carter
Yates, Clarissa A. 1791 Jun. 13 1867 Sep. 7   Consort of B. P. Yates
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NOTE 1:  Inscribed by his bereaved and afflicted widow in the fond hope that he now enjoys in another world the reward he merited by the exemplary performance of all the duties of a just and honorable man, of an affectionate son and of a tender husband.

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