John Tudor, III – Granville, North Carolina & Madison, Kentucky


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John Tudor, III

Birth: Oct. 10, 1754
Brunswick County, Virginia, USA

Image result for Cottonburg, Madison, KentuckyDeath: Jan. 10, 1838
Cottonburg, Madison County, Kentucky, USA

“This cemetery was set aside on the original homestead of John Tudor III. His first wife Martha Searcy is the earliest recorded burial, but there could be earlier lost stones. His 2nd wife Frances Phillips Tudor is also probably buried here.

John was born in Virginia and the Tudor family migrated to North Carolina, and from there John and at least eight siblings came to Kentucky, most staying in Madison county.

John and Martha Searcy Tudor are my 5X great-grandparents. Everyone buried in this cemetery is directly related to John and Martha.

Susannah Tudor Long is the daughter of John and Martha’s son John Hooker Tudor. Sometime after she married Perry Long, the old homestead came to their ownership and most of the burials here are some of their 13…

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