Places

  • Salisbury is also known as: Rowan County / Salisbury city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Zee (songwriter and rapper), Bobby Jackson (basketball player), E.J. Junior (american football player), Larry Stephens (wrestler), Brian Smith (baseball player), Tripp Isenhour (golfer), and Bobby Parnell (baseball player).

History

Salisbury /ˈsɔːlzbəri/ SAULZ-ber-ee is a city in and the county seat of Rowan County, North Carolina. The population was 33,663 in the 2010 Census (growing 27. 8% from the previous Census in 2000). Salisbury is the home to famed North Carolina soft drink, Cheerwine, and the regional supermarket Food Lion. Salisbury has developed a strong record of historic preservation over the last few decades. It is the site of a noted prisoner of war camp during the American Civil War and has ten National Register historic districts. The city has many historic homes and commercial buildings dating from the 19th century and early 20th century, several of which are individually listed on the National Register of Historic Places. 66833°N 80. 47861°W / 35. 47861 (35. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 17. 8 square miles (46 km), all of it land. As of the census of 2010, there were 33,663 people, 10,276 households, and 6,186 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,488. 3 people per square mile (574. 6/km²). There were 11,288 housing units at an average density of...

The official website for the city of Salisbury is http://www.salisburync.gov/.

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Salisbury Obituaries

It was reported on May 18th, 2016 that Walter Allen Jr Racey perished in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Racey was 65 years old and was born in Biloxi, MS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Walter Allen Jr's life.

It was revealed by The Villages Daily Sun on January 31st, 2016 that Doris Helms McConnell (Helms) died in The Villages, Florida.  Ms. McConnell was 85 years old and was born in Salisbury, NC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Doris Helms's life.

It was written by The Star on January 13th, 2016 that Gerald Boyd "Gerry" Luckadoo passed away in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Luckadoo was 72 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gerald Boyd "Gerry"'s life.

It was reported by The Star on January 13th, 2016 that Gerald Boyd "Gerry" Luckadoo died in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Luckadoo was 72 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gerald Boyd "Gerry"'s life.

It was noted by The Star on November 5th, 2015 that James Everett Powell passed away in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Powell was 76 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Everett's life.

It was written by Hickory Record on July 17th, 2015 that Willie Oliver Farley passed away in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Farley was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Willie Oliver's life.

It was reported on July 8th, 2015 that Viola Brown perished in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Brown was 83 years old and was born in Plant City, FL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Viola's life.

It was noted by Hickory Record on June 16th, 2015 that Ronald Hal Wellman passed on in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Wellman was 73 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ronald Hal's life.

It was written by Hickory Record on May 16th, 2015 that Samuel Waymond Scott passed on in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Scott was 67 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Samuel Waymond's life.

It was written by Hickory Record on April 16th, 2015 that Bryce Pilkey passed on in Salisbury, North Carolina.  Pilkey was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Bryce's life.

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Statesville Cemeteries

The City of Statesville Public Grounds & Cemeteries Division will remove all time worn flowers, wreaths, etc. from Oakwood and Belmont Cemeteries on Wednesday, December 11, 2013. The public is asked to remove any items they do not wish to have...

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National Cemetery
501 Statesville Blvd
Salisbury, NC 28144
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Public Services-Cemetery Info
1134 S Main St
Salisbury, NC 28144

Salisbury Cemetery News

Sword presented in 1780 back in Salisbury
Davie, the father of the University of North Carolina, recovered from Revolutionary ... Sides and Bedford Davie traveled to the cemetery late Sunday afternoon after Davies stop in Salisbury. During his Salisbury stop, Davie met preservationist Ed ...
http://www.salisburypost.com/News/102710-wineka-davie-sword-with-pix-qcd

History group honors Salisburians Ed, Sue Curtis
The symposium was recognized once again for bringing to Salisbury about 100 descendants, authors and historians from Ohio, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina ... Salisbury National Cemetery, that appeared in the February-March-April 2010 issue of ...
http://www.salisburypost.com/News/110410-curtises-honored-for-historical-work-qcd

Honoring Americas veterans
He would never return from war, having died of starvation as a POW at Salisbury Confederate Prison in North Carolina in December 1864. While the history of these two soldiers are very different, their fate would be very similar as both soldiers gave their ...
http://auburnpub.com/lifestyles/article_fbc4ec2c-e474-11df-8b42-001cc4c002e0.html

Sybil Elaine Cobb Wilder
Mrs. Wilder enjoyed her two grandchildren, Emily Wilder, of Salisbury ... in Cedarwood Cemetery in Roanoke Rapids. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rosemary United Methodist Church Women, 900 Jackson St., Roanoke Rapids NC 27870.
http://www.rrdailyherald.com/articles/2010/10/25/obituaries/doc4cc1a3da3e2fb150683624.txt

Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. The term cemetery (from Greek : sleeping place) implies that the land ...
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Cemetery Records Online - Search Cemeteries
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Cemetery Lookup - Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records and ...
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xkcd: Cemetery
[[A person is in a cemetery, near a gravestone. Other people stand around staring.]] Person: Frankly, you deserve this. You KNEW I wanted a sans-serif font, ...
http://xkcd.com/736/

Cemeteries - Salisbury National Cemetery - Burial and ...
Salisbury National Cemetery - The VA National Cemetery Administration honors the military service of our Nation's veterans. ...
http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/salisbury.asp

City of Salisbury, North Carolina - Cemetery Division
Cemetery Division office is located in Chestnut Hills Cemetery ... The City of Salisbury Cemetery Division reserves the right to regulate the method of ...
http://www.salisburync.gov/pubserv/cemetery/

Salisbury Confederate Civil War Prison & National Cemetery
The Salisbury Confederate Civil War Prison & National Cemetery located in Salisbury NC. Deep in dixie was home to over 10,000 union prisoners of war.
http://www.gorowan.com/salisburyprison/

Salisbury Civil War Prison & National Cemetery site photos
Salisbury Confederate Civil War Prison & National Cemetery site photos
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