Cane Creek

CANE CREEK CEMETERY


 
 
Cane Creek Cemetery
   Looking from the old section toward the mountains
Cane Creek View-2
   Same view but without the frame
Cane Creek View-1
   Looking at the old section toward the back of John and Sarah's monument
Cane Creek View-3
   Looking at the old section toward the front of John and Sarah's monument
John & Sarah Monument-4
   The plaque and symbol on the monument for John and Sarah Lanning
John & Sarah Monument
  
John & Sarah Monument-2
  
John & Sarah Monument-3
  
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.
John Lanning Headstone
   A headstone to John Lanning that looks like it was placed in 1840.
James Lanning
   Son of John and Sarah W. Lanning
Polly Vaughn Lanning
   Mary Polly Vaughn Lanning - wife of James Lanning
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.
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.
Joshua Whitaker Jr Stone
   Brother of Sarah W. Lanning
Joshua Whitaker Jr
   Son of Mary Reed Whitaker, brother to Sarah W. Lanning
Nancy Whitaker Stone
   Wife of Joshua Whitaker, Jr.
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.
Eldad Reed
   Eldad Reed Sr. - father-in-law to Achsah Lanning, John Lanning's sister.
Jane W Reed
   Jane Reed - mother-in-law to Achsah Lanning, John Lanning's sister
William L Garren
   Husband of Alcy Lanning, daughter of James Lanning
Alcy Lanning
   Alcy Lanning, daughter of James, granddaughter of John Lanning Sr.
Elizabeth Lanning
   Still working on identification
John Lanning
   Still working on identification

 


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