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Cemetery Name:

Roberts

 
No photos available at this time

County: Lincoln
USGS Quad: Hamlin
Coordinates: 38.340N  82.084W
Maintained by: Unknown
Land owner: Unknown
Date added to WVCPA register: April 2008
Condition of cemetery**: Good (April 2008)
Accessibility: This cemetery is located on the Shank farm on Trace Fork (Coon Creek). To access it, you must go past the farm and cross a wooden bridge and follow the dirt road up the bank. The cemetery is located on the right side of the road, across a field and just behind the creek. It should be noted that the cemetery was in good shape per early April 2008 and there were numerous unmarked graves as well as those marked with crude fieldstones. There appear to be about 80 - 90 graves total in this cemetery.

** Condition of cemetery as observed on the given date -
may not be representative of care at other times of the year
Scale: Excellent - Good - Fair - Poor - Abandoned

 

Last Name: First Name:

Born:

Died:

Inscription:

Photo:

Source:

  M.F.     [Marble footstone only]   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Burns Lillie Olivia Myrtle 19 November 1897 9 August 1987     Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Foster Minerva    14 May 1881 "Sister"
"Wife of William Foster"
"Daughter of Jones & Nancy Roberts"
"Aged 23 years 2 months & 2 days"
  Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Fowble Valera Ellen 15 September 1880 3 September 1903 "Wife of O.R. Fowble"   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Hall B.S. 15 September 1890 7 September 1892 [Shared stone]   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Hall J.O. 10 March 1897 10 August 1897
Hall Price A. 10 January 1860 10 March 1897
Hall Jim     [Name crudely scratched in an upright fieldstone marker]   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson Albertie 1907 1912 "Daughter of G.J. & G.L. Henderson"   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson Charles J. 1881 1925     Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson Harry 1902 1902 "Son of G.J. & G.L. Henderson"   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson Howard H. 1910 1910     Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson J.T. 13 June 1877 5 August 1902 [This is the grave of James Henderson, second husband of Laura Bell Pratt Riddle Henderson]   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson William A. 1852 1943 [Husband and wife - shared stone]   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Henderson Mary M. 1854 1948
Meddings B.J.   15 August 1918 [A sandstone "dovetail" marker]   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Moore Bessie B. 3 October 1888 11 May 1914 "Wife of Albert Moore"
[This marker has a photograph of Bessie on one side & Albert on the other]
  Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Roberts Jones 16 June 1812 30 July 1889 "Father"
"Aged 77 years 1 month & 14 days"
  Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Roberts Lucretia   1850 "Sister"
"Daughter of Jones & Nancy Roberts"
"Aged 2 years"
  Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Roberts Nancy 20 August 1827 9 April 1862 "Mother"
"Aged 34 years 7 months & 20 days"
  Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Roberts Raleigh 5 September 1882 20 July 1884 "Son of V.B. & W.J. Roberts"
"Aged 1 year 10 months & 15 days"
  Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Turley Hanna P. 7 November 1849 28 February 1893 "Come Ye Blessed"   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Turley Winslow L. 1915 1916 "Son of J.T. & Agnes Turley"   Source: WVCPA contributors and family researchers, Bryan and Melissa Conley
Plus many additional graves unmarked or marked with simple fieldstones

 

Comments: Dates in Red above are not inscribed on the tombstone and have either been calculated based on death date or are as a result of research on the individual.

If you know of names of persons that should be added to this list, please contact WVCPA with the basic information (like the listing above), including the information source as well so that we may note that with the record on this page.

The reading and background information for this cemetery was contributed by Bryan & Melissa Conley. Photos are hoped to be added to this page in the future.

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