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Sotheron Cemetery
Golden Beach, Saint Mary County, Maryland

29750 Allen Street, Golden Beach MD

Contributed by Anne Braun, Sep 09, 2005 [annieb1961@comcast.net]. Total records = 8.

In Charlotte Hall, from the intersection of Highway 5 and Golden Beach Road, go on Golden Beach Road for 4.5 miles until you get to Allen Street. Turn on Allen Street and go 1 block south and turn and go .5 block east. The cemetery is on the north side of the road with a brick wall around it.

This is a well kept, very old family cemetery. The cemetery was started around 1675 by the Sotheron Family. It appears it has not been used for burials since about 1835.

There are 6-8 indentions in the ground, indicating of unmarked burials that are there. A few of the headstones were well worn and very hard to read.

I walked this cemetery on Jul 11, 2005.

- Anne Braun

Forbes, Lt. John, b. Mar 19, 1757, d. Jul 31, 1804, age 47 years, Revolutionary War Veteran
Forbes, Mary, d. Sep 23, 1758
Forbes, Thomas, b. May 29, 1783, d. Jul 7, 1805, age 22 years
Forbes, William, d. Sep 17, 1809, age 11mn and 20da
Hawkins, William John Thomas, d. Apr 5, 1835, age 38 years
Jowell, Henry Pergorine, d. Mar 31, 1720, In his 30th year
Sotheron, Captain Henry G., b. 1732, d. 1793, Revolutionary War Veteran
Sotheron, William, no dates

 

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