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Part II: Donnells at Buffalo Presbyterian Cemetery, NC
Posted by: David Curtis Foster (ID *****1760) Date: June 10, 2002 at 13:44:41
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This is part to of the Donnells buried at the Buffalo Presbyterian Church and Cemetery in Greensboro, NC formally part of Rowan County and founded by members of the Nottingham Company out of PA.

Major John Donnell and wife Elizabeth Denny. "In memory of Major John Donnell and his wife Elizabeth Donnell, whose bodies sleep together in this grave. Major John Donnell was born Jan 4, 1748 and died May 7, 1822. Son of Nottingham Company pioneers Thomas and Jane Latham Donnell.

Elizabeth Denny Donnell was born Feb 25, 1762 and departed this life May 7, 1847. They were both pious and exemplary members of the church at this place. Elizabeth was the 2nd wife of John, and daughter of James and Nancy "Agnes" Tallon Denny.

John Cunningham Donnell died Nov 5, 1857 aged 35 years 10 mos and 10 days. Son of Ervin Donnell.

John Forbis Donnell. son of George and Ann. Oct 3, 1805 - Mar 23, 1845. Husband of Mary R. Wright.

John William Donnell. Son of T.B. & M.J. Donnell. Died 26 May 1866 aged 2 years 8 mos and 16 days.

Joseph Donnell. Consort of Polly Mateer Donnell born March 10, 1790, joined March 15, 1845 aged 55 years 5 days. Son of Daniel and Mary Ervin Donnell.

Latham Donnell. Oct 29, 1815 - Feb 18, 1868. Aged 52 years 3 mos and 12 days.

Lelia Donnell. Daughter of Thomas Brawley Donnell.

Lelia Susan Donnell. Daughter of Emsly and Jane Donnell. Apr 13, 1855 - Jun 5, 1860.

Levi Donnell. Aug 17, 1800 - Dec 25, 1839. Son of Major John and Elizabeth Denny Donnell.

Loula Hendon Donnell. Wife of George Donnell. Jul 7, 1860 - apr 13, 1948.

Lula "Annie" West Donnell. Wife of Joseph Harper Donnell. Dec 19, 1865 - Jan 13, 1896. Age 30 years 24 days.

Margaret Donnell. Daughter of Robert and Elizabeth Donnell.

Martha Jane Wilson Donnell. Wife of Thomas Brawley Donnell. Sept 10, 1830 - Apr 25, 1900 aged 69 years.

Mary Ervin Donnell. Cosort of Daniel Donnell. Died May 21, 1814 aged 55 years.

Mary Crewsell Donnell. Died Jan 28, 1829 in the 73rd year of her age. Second wife of Andrew Donnell.

Mary "Mamie" Hatrick Donnell. Wife of John Donnell. April 24, 1867 - June 4, 1956. Second wife of John Denny "Dike" Donnell, Jr.

Mary Mateer Donnell. Wife of William A. Donnell. Died July 24, 1878 aged 52 years 8 mos and 24 days. Daughter of James and Nancy Mateer.

Mary Priscilla Donnell. Daughter of james M. and Celia Donnell.

Marvin Donnell. Died Mar 24, 1845 aged 54 years 7 mos and 2 days.

Nancy Donnell. Here lies the body of (no other marks)

Nancy Donnell. Daughter of Major Robert and Nancy Donnell. Aug 9, 1832 - Dec 23 or 28 1852.

Nancy Donnell. Second wife of Major Robert Donnell. Departed this life Nov 23, 1841 in the 54th year of her age.

Nancy Donnell. Wife of James Donnell. Apr 17, 1788 - Nov 6, 1867. Aged 79 years 6 month and 20 days.

Nancy Donnell. Wife of William Donnell. Died Mar 18, 1839 aged 82 years.

Nancy Donnell. Daughter of harper and Nancy.

Nancy Hatrick Donnell. Daughter of William and Anna Donnell.

P. D. Donnell. No dates.

Pamelia R. or B. Donnell. Daughter of George and Ann Donnell.

Peggy Donnell. Wife of Thomas Donnell. Oct 5, 1786 - Mar 25, 1845.

Polly Donnell. No other marks.

Polly "Mary" Donnell. Consort of Joseph Donnell Oct 12, 1799 - Oct 16, 1843.

Polly Donnell. Here lies the body of -----who departed this life 1803 aged 77 years.

Rachel Donnell. Daughter of George and Loula Donnell.

Robert Donnell. Here lies the body of --- died Feb 7 1816 aged 63 years 6 months and 5 days. Son of Thomas and Jane Latham Donnell, Sr., spouse of Elizabeth Donnell.

Robert Major Donnell. Born York County, PA Mar 15, 1766, removed to Guilford County, NC 1771. Was drowned in Haw River Mar 31, 1847. Was in the post Rev. War militia.

Robert A. Donnell. son of William and Ann Donnell. Died June 30, 1854 in the 21st year of his age.

Robert C. Donnell. July 28, 1827 - Jan 30, 1872.

Robert H. Donnell. Dec 27, 1843 - Sept 19, 1862. Aged 18 years 9 mos and 22 days.

Robert Vernon Donnell. Son of Emsly and Jane Donnell. Jul 19, 1848 - Nov 27, 1870.

Samuel Edminston Donnell. Jun 25, 1783 - Apr 17, 1845. In the 62nd year of his age.

Samuel T. Donnell. Son of T.B. and M.J. Donnell. Dec 25, 1872 - Dec 10, 1897 aged 24 years 11 months and 15 days.

Samuel Washington Donnell. Lt. Col. Co. C. 45th NC rgmt. April 26, 1844 - Sept 22, 1864. killed in the Battle at Fisher's Hill near Strasbourg, VA.

Thomas Brawley Donnell. Nov 24, 1861 - Nov 9, 1905 aged 81 years, 5 days. Ruling Elder in the Buffalo Pres. Church.

Thomas D. Donnell. son of William M. and Caroline Donnell. Died June 24, 1860 aged 3 months and 20 days.

Walter A. Donnell. son of T.B. and M.J. Donnell. Jan 2, 1871 - March 8, 1891. Aged 2 years 2 mos and 6 days.

William Donnell. Died Dec 22, 1822 in the 73rd year of his age. Son of Thomas Donnell, Sr. and wife Jane Latham. Husband to Nancy "Agnes" Denny.

William A. Donnell. 1823 - 1906.

William Aston Donnell. May 3, 1796 - Jan 18, 1860 aged 63 years. Son of Andrew and nancy "Agnes" Brawley Donnell.

William Milton Donnell. June 1, 1834 - Nov 17, 1863. Note: Footstone only and buried next to his son.

This all the Donnell's listed for the Church. I have other cemetery information that I will post on my next go around.

Dave Foster Sr.

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