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For those that are perhaps seeing these transcriptions for the first time, the transcriptions may give on first glance, the appearance of a great many typos, so I feel obligated to explain that the abundance of y, m, and d represent abbreviations for year, month and day. Although you will find most engravers follow similar patterns, it seems there are several different abbreviations used to represent these three time terms including: y, yr, yrs, yr's & years; m. mo, mos, mo's, and months; d. da, das, da's, and days and on rare occasions, h, hr, hrs, hr's, and hours. I tend not to use commas except to separate surname from given name, given name from date, except where found on actual inscription, same goes for the [.] (period). When you see the symbol [_] (underscore), I use it to represent missing or unreadable letters, or if a lot of letters are unreadable I may express it by several periods, such as Jos...h . Sometimes you will find raised letters such as "c" in surnames such as in McClain, or if the engraver added smaller letters that were left out and added later, when I encounter them, tend to express them, when possible, as found on the stone. Sometimes engravers will use the latin term Æ or æ, this is just a term that generally replaces the word "aged". One last comment, all actual text found engraved, will come first in bold text. All comments, observations, personal knowledge remarks added by submitter, concerning an individual, but not inscribed on stone, will then proceed in regular text. ~R.M.Sizelove~
|Please Note: Click on underlined name to view tombstone image.|
|i. McDonald, Sarah Ann, wife of James McDonald, died Jan. 15, 1831, aged 41 years.|
|i. Rock, Nancy, wife of John Rock & Dau. of D. & H. Shadley, died Sep. 28, 1828, aged 33y|
|ii. Shadly, Hannah wife of Daniel Shadly, died July 11, 1821, aged 65 years [Hanna (Foley) Shadley]|
Daniel, died Oct. th 2 AD, 1825, aged 81 years [small inscription just below his given name "born 17__", very worn. Click
here for close view of inscription, it
looks like it could be 1744, but uncertain.
Earlier reports say he was born 1745, the death date is so weak, I had to rely on my years of experience when reading it, but can not be 100% sure][This individual was a patriot
and served during the Revolutionary War, I placed a Rev. War medal w/flag on his grave]|
Click here to view Rev. War memorial.
|iv. Unknown, burial, [next to Shadly memorial, weathered to a point that it's not readable. Good possibility that it is Daniel Shadly's first wife]|
|v. Francis, Amy, born May 2, 1801, died Mar. 3, 1878, aged 76y 10m 1d|
|vi. Francis, Samuel, born Jan. 26, 1798, died July 14, 1890, aged 92y 5m 18d|
|vii. Francis, Stephen, born Aug. 19, 1827, died June 21, 1901; Hannah, wife of Stephen Francis, born Sept. 9, 1829, died June 8, 1903 [verses inscribed between Stephen & Hannah dates]|
|i. Rounkles, Nancy, Daughter of Joseph & Mary E. Rounkles, died July 17, 1844, aged 8 weeks, "sleep little child from pain and woe"|
|i. Redman, Infant Dau. of J. O. & Nancy Redman, died Dec. 17, 1878|
|ii. Redman, Samuel J., son of S. & M. Redman, died Dec. 10, 1855, age 1m 20d "budded on earth to bloom in Heaven"|
|iii. Redman, James F., son of S. & M. Redman, died Sep. 23, 1864, age 1y 8m 6d "happy infant early _ _arms of Jesus"|
|iv. Francis, James M., son of Stephen & Hannah Francis, Killed in B & O Wreck near Republic, O., Jan. 4, 1887, aged 29y 8m & 20d.|
|v. Irwin, Francis, killed at Republic, O., Jan. 4, 1887, aged 22y 11m & 28d [son of Francis & Elizabeth (Levingston) Irwin]|
|vi. Irwin, Vola A., wife of Francis Irwin, born Nov. 22, 1799, died Jan. 6, 1894, aged 94y 1m 14d [readable verse at bottom]|
|vii. McVicker, Elizabeth (Levingston)Irwin, born Dec. 15, 1833, died Jan. 11, 1909 [probably the last burial at this cemetery][Elizabeth & her 1st husband Francis Irwin were the parents of Robert T., James, Susie (Irwin) wife of Scott M. Varner, and Francis Irwin (listed above, killed at age 22 years.][Elizabeth, widow of Fracis Irwin, married her 2nd husband, Joshua McVicker, who died in 1861]|
|i. Redman, Hannah M., wife of T. Redman, died April 1, 1854, aged 24ys 14ds|
|ii. Redman, Thompson, born Aug. 9, 1827, died Nov. 8, 1903|
|iii. Francis, Thomas P., son of Stephhen & Jane E. Frances, died May 7th 1839, aged 4 months & 25 days|
|iv. Perry, Cammy E., Daughter of W.T. & Rebecca Perry, died Aug. 8, 1865, aged _ Y, 3m. & 19d. [years lived damaged through number, not readable, but certain it is a single digit number]|
|v. Francis, Jane E., wife of Stephen Francis, died Dec. 14, 1847, aged 28yrs, 7mos., 23dys [verse at bottom:"Remember friends as you walk by, As you are now so…"|
|i. P.C., [footstone for Philip Claypool in row 7]|
|ii. Claypool, Mariah, wife of James Claypool, and Dau. of John & N. Simpson, died Oct. 14, 1861,a ged 36y 4m & 24d|
James, born Nov. 14, 1816, died Feb. 28, 1881, aged 65y 3m 14d [The last two memorials (James and Mariah Claypool) are located inside a very old cast iron
fence enclosure, gate has been removed and just leaning against the fence. James lot is slightly sunken, either due to soil shift compaction or some other disturbance. ]|
Click here to see overview of Claypool lot area.
|i. Victor, Mary Etta, Dau. of P. & R. Victor, died Oct. 24, 1852, aged 1yr 7mo [Verse at bottom: "Happy infant…"]|
|ii. Claypool, Elizabeth, wife of Philip Claypool, died April the 30th 1845, aged 53 y_ [stone broken, not at original location]|
|iii. Claypool, Philip, died Aug. 26, 1847. Aged 62ys 5mo 18ds "death is a debt to nature due Which I have paid & so may you."|
|iv. Ellyet, Infant daughter of George W. & Cathrine Ellyet [no dates]|
|v. Unknown, burial [very old sandstone memorial, weathered beyond reading]|
|This concludes all memorials found at this cemetery.|
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