Cane Creek 

CANE CREEK CEMETERY 


Cane Creek Cemetery
Looking from the old section toward the mountains 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Cane Creek View-2
Same view but without the frame 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Cane Creek View-1
Looking at the old section toward the back of John and Sarah's monument 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Cane Creek View-3
Looking at the old section toward the front of John and Sarah's monument 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John & Sarah Monument-4
The plaque and symbol on the monument for John and Sarah Lanning 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John & Sarah Monument
 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John & Sarah Monument-2
 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John & Sarah Monument-3
 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John Lanning Gravesite
The gravesite of John Lanning. Even though I could find no marker for Sarah Whitaker Lanning, I feel the monument is probably marking both graves. 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John Lanning Headstone
A headstone to John Lanning that looks like it was placed in 1840. 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
James Lanning
Son of John and Sarah W. Lanning 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Polly Vaughn Lanning
Mary Polly Vaughn Lanning - wife of James Lanning 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Amanda Lanning
Infant daughter of James and Polly - died within six days of her sister Elizabeth -- both with Scarlet fever. Amanda is buried beside her grandparents. 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Mary Whitaker Stone
Mary Reed Whitaker - Mother of Sarah Whitaker - born in New Jersey - wife of Joshua Whitaker, Sr. It appears the Whitakers and Reeds moved from New Jersey to Rowan County, NC, and in about 1870 moved on over to Fairview, Buncombe County, NC. 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Joshua Whitaker Jr Stone
Brother of Sarah W. Lanning 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Joshua Whitaker Jr
Son of Mary Reed Whitaker, brother to Sarah W. Lanning 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Nancy Whitaker Stone
Wife of Joshua Whitaker, Jr. 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Nancy Whitaker
Wife of Joshua Whitaker, Jr. - Maiden name may have been Cooper since many Coopers are buried in Cane Creek Cemetery. This is not confirmed. 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Eldad Reed
Eldad Reed Sr. - father-in-law to Achsah Lanning, John Lanning's sister. 
 
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 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Jane W Reed
Jane Reed - mother-in-law to Achsah Lanning, John Lanning's sister 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
William L Garren
Husband of Alcy Lanning, daughter of James Lanning 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Alcy Lanning
Alcy Lanning, daughter of James, granddaughter of John Lanning Sr. 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
Elizabeth Lanning
Still working on identification 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003
John Lanning
Still working on identification 
 
 Photographed by: F W [Bill] Griffin
 Photograph taken on: 6/10/2003


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