Press "Enter" to skip to content

200 unmarked graves, likely for slaves, found near cemetery

Researchers in North Carolina have found more than 200 unmarked graves near a cemetery, and it’s believed they belong to slaves.    The Winston-Salem Journal reports the graves were found in the St. Philips Moravian Graveyard in Winston-Salem, and researchers think the slaves were buried after 1859. The graves were located Tuesday by using ground-penetrating radar that indicates disturbances in the soil.    Keith Seramur, head of the Boone-based graveyard mapping t…
Source: WA news

Be First to Comment

    Leave a Reply

    %d bloggers like this: