Allen Cemetery

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Allen Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Pine Creek District

Location: Shorts Creek Community

Directions: Beside Rt. 785 (Ridge Road), 0.4 mile from Highway 52 (Poplar Camp Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.821450 W 080.808160

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 24 Oct 2012; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and in excellent condition.

Allen Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
ALLEN, James Pierce 23 Dec 1897 13 Apr 1938 s/o Charles Peter Allen & Martha Ida Carter
CARTER, Rhoda S. Allison 11 Oct 1846 04 Jul 1926 Rhoda Sophia; d/o Francis Allison & Martha Jane Howard; w/o James Craig Carter
CARTER, James Craig 24 Apr 1846 15 Feb 1910 s/o Jackson Carter & Emily Ann Elliott
CARTER, John H. 23 Aug 1883 30 Dec 1911 s/o James Craig Carter & Rhoda Sophia Allison
ALLEN, Charles P. 22 Jan 1870 20 May 1926 Shared stone with next; Charles Peter; s/o James M. Allen & Nancy M. Gilley
ALLEN, Martha I. 30 Aug 1876 12 Feb 1950 Martha Ida; d/o James Craig Carter & Rhoda Sophia Allison; w/o Charles Peter Allen
JACKSON, John Rupert 22 Feb 1893 21 Apr 1970 Shared stone with next; Virginia Cpl. Co. H 317 Inf. WW I; s/o Charles A. Jackson & Nannie Warrick
JACKSON, Maggie 11 Aug 1908 13 Nov 1968 Maggie Lee; d/o Charles Peter Allen & Martha Ida Carter; w/o John Rupert Jackson
EASTER, Sonia L. 05 Nov 1938 Shared stone with next;
EASTER, Charles Ray 26 Aug 1934 14 Dec 2011 Cpl. U. S. Army
AMOS, Bryan Washington 01 Oct 1925 10 Oct 2011 U. S. Navy WW II; s/o James Washington Amos & Addie Brown Allen
AMOS, Addie Allen 14 Feb 1894 28 Dec 1973 Shared stone with next; Addie Brown; d/o Charles Peter Allen & Martha Ida Carter; w/o James Washington Amos
AMOS, James W. 22 Mar 1887 24 Jan 1982 James Washington; s/o James Pleasant Amos & Elizabeth Slayden
Row 2
COCHRAN, June Annette 20 Apr 1941 21 Apr 1941
ALLEN, Ruth 04 May 1905 13 Feb 1907 d/o Charles Peter Allen & Martha Ida Carter
GALLIMORE, Nannie J. 10 Jun 1873 05 Aug 1945 Shared stone with next; Nannie Jane; d/o James Craig Carter & Rhoda Sophia Allison; w/o Robert Perry Gallimore
GALLIMORE, Robert P. 15 Jan 1867 20 Dec 1950 Robert Perry; s/o John Gallimore & Nancy Susan Cochran
Row 3
Unknown Unmarked
ALLEN, Nancy 1837 1925 Nancy M.; nee Gilley; w/o Elder James M. Allen
Unknown 2 Unmarked
MELTON, Elizabeth K. Allen 19 Oct 1856 07 Mar 1915 Stone is broken; d/o James M Allen & Nancy M. Gilley; w/o Rush David Melton
Unknown Unmarked