NICHOLAS LEATHERMAN CEMETERY
PATTERSONS CREEK ROAD

Across the road from Sonny Dawson's Campground, approximately 3/10 mile from Larenim Park.
Surveyed 22 November 1999 by Mike & Patti McDonald
This cemetery is in very poor condition.
There is one "In Memoriam Stone" and the rest are scattered field stones, some with letters hand engraved. There are 15 or more unmarked field stones.

IN MEMORY OF NICHOLAS LEATHERMAN
PIONEER
WHO MOVED FROM FREDERICK MD IN 1784, DIED 1790.
HE WITH RELATIVES ARE BURIED HERE.
ALL LEATHERMANS IN THIS SECTION ARE HIS DESCENDENTS.
THIS MONUMENT ERECTED TO HIS MEMORY BY THEM IN 1942.

STONES ENGRAVED ARE HARD TO DECIPHER, OUR ATTEMPT AT THEM IS:

S L D (SMALLER I)
S ?1811
A ? 84

T L
DIED 1835
AGE 4Y 6M

A L

E P A
DIED JA 1845 AD

(?I or T) ho Page
DIED AD DEC 18 (? 40 OR 10)

H L

E A E

H L D
APR 16 1854
AGE 52

M L

W L

L L

J (REST BROKE OFF)

M J L
b S 7 1840
d 1849
Age 9 yrs

W L

J o L
Died July 9 AD 1850
Age 46 Years Old

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