|Shared by James A Stamper|
This photo is of my grandfather, Marion Stamper and twelve of his thirteen children. One son was deceased at the time.
Marion Stamper was born in Wise Co., VA in 1856 and died in 1953 at the age of 97. He was the son of Joseph Stamper
and Malinda Phipps Stamper of Ashe Co., NC and the great grandson of Jonathan Stamper, Jr. and Mary Davis Stamper.
is a] photograph I took of that marker. I'm sure there are descendants
of Jonathan Jr. who visit the web site
of the cemetery is just off Rt. 18, south of Sparta in Alleghany
Co., NC, about one
Courtesy of James A Stamper May,1998