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Cemetery Name:

McTheny

McTheny Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia  McTheny Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia

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County: Nicholas
USGS Quad: Richwood
Coordinates: near 38.2147N  80.5186W
Maintained by: unknown
Land owner: unknown
Date added to WVCPA register: August 2007
Condition of cemetery**: Poor (Winter 2002)
Accessibility:  According to WVCPA contributor of this cemetery information, Paul Greathouse, the cemetery is "located on McCarty Road just out of the city limits of Richwood. It is 1 miles from Richwood's traffic light. Turn south on Oakford Avenue, go to Valley Avenue and turn left onto Valley Avenue. Go to Dyer Avenue and turn right onto Dyer Avenue. Stay on Dyer to McCarty Rd. Turn left on McCarty and go to Front Street and turn left. Continue to Williams Avenue and turn right onto Williams Avenue. Stay on Williams until Hill Street and turn right. When at McCarty, turn left and continue on until the end of the paved road. From that point the cemetery is about 2 tenths of a mile ahead on the left side of the road."

** 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:

Drake Benjamine C. 1866 1938   Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Hilton Charlene   15 July 1917 [Metal funeral home marker] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
King Kenneth Burnell 1 August 1930 1 August 1930 [Shared stone - mother and son] Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
King Janie Webb 30 January 1882 8 August 1930
Mourey Baby Jane 9 November 1918 7 February 1920 "Daughter of H.H. & M.J. Mourey"
[This stone is hard to read - rest of the inscription is illegible in the photo]
Click here to view a photo of the grave marker Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Saunders Dale         Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Buried here as remembered by others, but without identifiable markers:
Alder Infant         Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Armstrong Infant         Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Armstrong Infant         Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Bender Infant         Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Golihue           Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Hall           Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
Little           Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse
McTheny           Source: WVCPA contributor and Nicholas County Family researcher, Paul Greathouse

 

Comments:

McTheny Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia

McTheny Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia

Dates in Red are not inscribed on the tombstone and have eitherMcTheny Cemetery, Nicholas Co., West Virginia
been calculated based on death date or are as a result of 
research on the individual.

There are several unmarked graves in this cemetery. There are two metal funeral home markers outside of an old fence at the south side of this cemetery, believed to be those of the Armstrong babies. 

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Our thanks to Paul Greathouse for sharing this cemetery information with us! If you have any questions about this cemetery, you may contact Paul directly at dulcimerman @ gmail.com

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