John Bruce Graveyard

JOHN BRUCE
born 23rd april 1759
died 10th january 1832

John Bruce married Nancy Hoskins January 17, 1780 in Halifax County, Virginia.


NANCY BRUCE
born 15th November 1763
died 10th October 1833

Nancy’s father was William Hoskins.


Charles T. Dews
Born
May 30, 1830
Died
Feb 23, 1866


This very remote graveyard was visited in 1937 by a WPA worker and described as “covered with briars, bushes and honeysuckle”. In 2012, the volume of briers covering it is unbelievable!

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