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CRAIG-BELLEW-MCWHORTER FAMILY CEMETERY

Only two marked graves for: Stephen Bellew and George McWhorter.
Reportedly buried here also, although there are no inscribed markers for them, are:
Phillip Starnes (1822–1860) and his wife Virginia 'Jinsey’ Plyler (1817–1860),
per the book "Of Them That Left A Name Behind - A History of the Starnes Family"
by H. Gerald Starnes and Herman Starnes.
They specifically list the Craig-Bellew-McWhorter Cemetery near Waxhaw, NC.

The Craig Bellew-McWhorter cemetery is located on private property at:

7103 McCaslan Road

Waxhaw, NC 28173-9168
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General view of the cemetery 

Most of the graves are marked with simple stone markers with no inscriptions visible

Some Starnes MAY be buried there, but there is no proof since most of the stones are not inscribed.
The DAR honored Revolutionary War veterans Stephen Billue/Bellew and George McWhorter with headstones. 

Stephen Bellew, Polk's N.C. Regt., Revolutionary Soldier (Died 1836)

George McWhorter, Jr., Revolutionary Soldier, Kershaw's S.C. Regt. (Born Feb 8, 1762-Died Feb 4, 1841)

A big thank you to Richard Rogers for providing the above information!

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This page created Apr 26, 2016 by Julie Hampton