(1834-1859)« return to database list
Susan apparently committed suicide about a month after his sister Fanny's wedding. She was about 24 years old. She is buried next to her father in Cross Creek Cemetery in Fayetville, NC.
Listings of inscriptions for headstones at Fayetteville’s historic Cross Creek Cemetery, section 1, include the following for Fanny Gilchrist’s sister:
Gilchrist, Susan Blaine
Born at Walterboro, S.C. June 20, 1834
Died in Fayetteville, N.C. Sept 2, 1859
Daughter of Rev. Adam & Mary Gilchrist