Thomas & Dorcas Patton May
Buried on Robinson Cr. in
Pike Co., KY.
Updated August 18, 2008
The "A" symbol points to the approximate location of the Robinson Creek Post Office, ZIP 41560. The graves of Thomas & Dorcas Patton May are located across the road and a few hundred yards east of the Post Office. In 2006 there was a turn-off onto a dirt road where we could park and walk a very short distance to the graves.
When driving south from Pikeville, access from US 23 to Robinson Creek Rd. [Collins Highway, Rt 122 or Ky1373] as shown above is:
The cemetery coordinates
are: N 37º23.461' W082º 33.417'
A few hundred yards up Sugar Camp Road from 122 is the location of a home once occupied by Thomas & Dorcas May's son and administrator of their estate, Thomas Patton May. A few months before the death of his father he purchased the
". . . Home farm
upon which Thomas May, Sr. now resides . . . and
The money from this sale was to be divided equally among Thomas Patton's siblings.
After the death of their mother