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New Hanover County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions

North Carolina Cemetery records are listed by county then name of cemetery within the North Carolina county. Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing.

Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington
Oakdale Cemetery, which is located in Wilmington, was designed as a rural cemetery. It was chartered in 1852 and its first burial took place in 1855. The Oakdale Cemetery Company has made a comprehensive burial database available on its website. You will find war veterans from all branches of service, politicians, artists, architects, writers, merchants, planters, fraternal order members, victims of yellow fever epidemics, and a female Confederate spy named Rose O’Neale Greenhow, among many others. Under the News & Events tab you will find issues of the Oakdale Cemetery Newsletter and Inscriptions, a newsletter of the Friends of Oakdale Cemetery. Each issue of Inscriptions profiles a renowned individual buried in Oakdale Cemetery or some aspect of the cemetery’s history.

Hosted at New Hanover County, North Carolina GenWeb Archives

Hosted at New Hanover County, North Carolina GenWeb