WINDROW WILDFLOWERS

I do not know where Richard Windrow or many of his descendants are buried, but the area of the now Rutherford County Community known as Windrow is a country side of rolling hills with trees and open fields. A cemetery is located in one of those fields in a grove of trees. This is a long abandoned cemetery of perhaps a hundred graves. Even though the cemetery is unkempt, and there are only a few markers left, this is a quiet area in which one can hear the birds singing and if one were really still and waited awhile, a fawn might appear from behind one of those old trees. I like to think that this cemetery, known as Windrow Cemetery, is the last resting place of Richard Windrow and his wife Millender Anthony, and perhaps some of their children.

Update on Early Burials

According to Mrs. Lillian Brown Johnson in her book My Findings Vol.I The early Windrow and Brown families and their relatives were buried in a cemetery on the Pleasant Watkins Brown place by the Overall Creek. This cemetery has been destroyed and the stones were pushed into a creek. The cemetery was used as a burial place from sometime before 1850 until at least 1925.

This web site presents our known information on the descendants of Richard and Millender.


History

  • RICHARD WINDROW

  • DESCENDANTS OF RICHARD WINDROW

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  • BYARS WINDROW

  • TRAVIS WINDROW

    Photos

  • JOHN AND LIZZIE WATSON WINDROW

  • JOHN BYCE WINDROW FAMILY

  • GRANDCHILDREN

  • WINDROW CEMETERY

  • WINDROW CHURCH

  • TRIUNE CEMETERY

    RELATIVES WEB SITES

    My Father's Music - James Richard Windrow

  • Other related sites

  • CHRISTOPHER AVERY & RICHARD WINDROW

  • RICHARD WINDROW

    Search sites

  • (Old) GLOUCESTER, MA

  • BOOK - History of The County of Lunenburg (1895)


    Windrow Web Site

    I also have a Windrow website at Rootsweb.
    The site has much of what you see here,
    but you will find additional sources for doing research
    at that site. Please click on the link below to visit there.
  • Windrow's Wildflowers


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