Alford Cemetery

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Alford Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Sulphur Springs District

Location: Oak Grove Community

Directions: In a field between the roads at the intersection of Rt. 740 (Oak Grove Road) and Rt. 847 (Corinth Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.791008 W 080.869166

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson, 05 Jun 2010; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced but is overgrown and seems to be abandoned.

Alford Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
ALFORD, George 19 Mar 1860 01 Jan 1938 Shared stone with next; George W. s/o James Stephen Alford & Matilda G. Bagnell
ALFORD, Cora Guynn 23 Mar 1877 27 May 1909 Cora L.; d/o Joseph C. & Rosamond Guynn
ALFORD, Helen 16 Oct 1904 10 May 1932 w/o Zelmer Strader Alford
ALFORD, Zelmer Strader 21 May 1898 10 Dec 1982 s/o George W. Alford & Cora Guynn
Row 2
ALFORD, James Stephen 22 Feb 1831 27 Jun 1911 Co. H 63 Va. Inf. CSA; s/o John Alford & Elizabeth Baker
ALFORD, Matilda G. 01 Jul 1830 11 May 1904 d/o James Bagnell & Mary George; w/o James Stephen Alford
SMYTHERS, Mary Alford 10 Apr 1855 23 Apr 1925 d/o James Stephen Alford & Matilda G. Bagnell; w/o Stephen R. Smythers
BAGNELL, Virginia 04 Oct 1839 05 Dec 1913 d/o James Bagnell & Mary George
BAGNELL, Rebecca 07 May 1837 29 Jan 1915 Rebecca Ann; d/o James Bagnell & Mary George