Wilson Cemetery

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Wilson Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Pipers Gap District

Location: Wilson’s Knob Community

Directions: On the north side of Rt. 720 (Martha’s Knob Road), .1.8 miles from Rt. 609 (Peak’s Mountain Road).

GPS Coordinates: N 36.61325 W 080.87391

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 05 Jan 2005, Updated 14 Oct 2009; buford-wilson@outlook.com

Comments: The cemetery is called by several different names, but in some of the older Carroll County records it is referred to as The Wilson Cemetery The cemetery is well fenced and in good condition. Information in [brackets] is not on the stone.

Wilson Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WILSON, Mildred Ann 18 Oct 1847 10 Dec 1901 d/o Enoch Wilson & Eleanor Edwards
Unknown No name
Unknown Field stone
Unknown Field stone
Unknown Illegible
Unknown No name
Unknown No name
Unknown Field stone
Row 2
WILSON, Martha E. 12 Mar 1870 28 Aug 1950 d/o Enoch Wilson & Melvina Bedsaul
WILSON, Delilah B. 02 Oct 1868 02 Mar 1934 d/o Enoch Wilson & Melvina Bedsaul
WILSON, Enoch 08 Jun 1823 30 Apr 1907 Co. D 37th VA Inf. CSA; Shared stone with next; s/o Jeremiah Wilson Jr. & Lydia Davis; h/o 1st Eleanor Edwards; 2nd Melvina Bedsaul
WILSON, Melvina 17 Jun 1832 22 Feb 1912 d/o John Bedsaul & Delilah Carrico
Unknown No name
SHINAULT, Richard [Age 83] [27 Aug 1895] Co. C 29th VA Infantry CSA; s/o Polly Shinault; h/o Sarah Bedsaul
Unknown No name
Unknown No name
Unknown No name
Row 3
BEDSAUL, Linda
Unknown Illegible
Unknown Field stone
Unknown Field stone
Row 4
WILSON, Charley B. s/o Fleming Cooper Wilson & Adeline Pattie Smith
WILSON, Fleming 30 Oct 1873 16 Jun 1933 Fleming Cooper; s/o Enoch Wilson & Melvina Bedsaul
WILSON, A. P. 03 Mar 1876 03 Mar 1899 Adeline Pattie; d/o Mallory Smith &: Nancy Burcham;w/o Fleming Cooper Wilson
WILSON, Walter 21 Oct 1895 10 Nov 1895 s/o Fleming Cooper Wilson & Adeline Pattie Smith
WILSON, Hance Kenny 05 May 1845 18 Feb 1886 s/o Enoch Wilson & Eleanor Edwards
BEDSAUL, John M. 13 Apr 1856 06 Mar 1893 John Matthew; 23 Apr 1856 on stone; s/o Peter Bedsaul & Malinda Matilda Mary Baker; h/o Alverta Davis
BEDSAUL, John Bruce [02 Jul] 1892 [04 Sep] 1963 Shared stone with next; s/o John Matthew Bedsaul & Alverta Davis; h/o 1st Thelma Elizabeth Harrison; 2nd Verna Wright; 3rd Leona Belle Crigger
BEDSAUL, Leona Belle [09 Sep] 1906 [25 Jul] 1977 d/o Castine Crigger & Carrie Carter
Row 5
Unknown Fieldstone
Unknown Fieldstone
BEDSAUL, No Name
Unknown Fieldstone
Unknown Fieldstone
BEDSAUL, Robert Bruce 17 May 1937 13 Jul 2000 s/o John Bruce Bedsaul & Leona Belle Crigger
Row 6
DOTSON, Callie Unmarked; Infant d/o Elijah Franklin Dotson & Jestin Surilda Smith
DOTSON, Joseph R. 24 Jul 1852 08 Apr 1916 Joseph Robert; s/o Elijah H. Dotson & Jemina Frances Hollingsworth/Hollandsworth; h/o 1st Sarah Elizabeth Bedsaul; 2nd Jennie Payne; 3rd Nannie Todd
DOTSON, Sarah Elizabeth 24 Feb 1854 28 Mar 1897 d/o Peter Bedsaul & Malinda Matilda Mary Baker
DOTSON, William L. 21 Mar 1897 25 Mar 1897 William Lazarous; s/o Joseph Robert Dotson & Sarah Elizabeth Bedsaul
Row 7
GOODSON, Grady Isaac 23 Apr 1908 07 Sep 1908 s/o Early Ambrose Goodson & Susan Levena Dotson
Buried here in an unmarked grave
WILSON, John [8 years old] [25 Oct 1863] Unmarked; From Grayson Death Records; s/o Enoch Wilson & Eleanor Edwards