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Trimble Cemetery

Galax, Virginia

Location: The Trimble Cemetery is a small family cemetery in Grayson County Virginia, within the city limits of Galax VA, on the north side of Rt. 97 (Pipers Gap Road), at its intersection with Rt. 89 (South Main Street). The cemetery is on a hilltop at the end of a private driveway.

Directions:

GPS Coordinates: N36.64448 W80.91862

Surveyed by: Buford C .Wilson on 25 Apr 2000; updated 26 Aug 2006

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and maintained. By tradition the three oldest people, John Trimble, his wife Susan Trimble, and their daughter Rachel Foster, were originally buried in an old Bobbitt Cemetery. Their remains were moved to this cemetery and the old cemetery was destroyed.The information for the unmarked graves is by family tradition. Thanks to Pat Bell and Betty J. Cockerham for their contributions.

Trimble Cemetery, Galax, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 01
DAVIS, infant unmarked; child of Dave Davis & Grace (Hancock) Davis
EDWARDS, Helen Frances 10 Sep 1940 21 Aug 1948 d/o Troy Ruben Edwards & Emma Wortha (Trimble) Edwards
EDWARDS, Emma Wortha (Trimble) 29 Aug 1900 01 May 1961 d/o Charles Trimble & Mary Frances (Chappell) Trimble; w/o Troy Ruben Edwards
Row 02
ISOM, Helen Frances 08 Mar 1944 27 Oct 1948 d/o Guy Bolen Isom & Curtie Virginia (Williams) Isom
WEATHERMAN, William 30 Mar 1903 18 Apr 1903 s/o Robert J Weatherman & Alvertie (Trimble) Weatherman
WEATHERMAN, Robert J. 20 May 1880 24 Oct 1903 s/o Calvin Reid Weatherman & Phoebe Matilda (Holloway) Weatherman; h/o Alvertie Trimble
WEATHERMAN, Alvertie (Trimble) 21 Feb 1883 02 Apr 1903 d/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble; w/o Robert J Weatherman
TRIMBLE, Sarah Emma (Trimble) Isom 12 Dec 1875 unmarked; d/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble; w/o James David Isom
ISOM, Elbert unmarked; s/o James David Isom & Alice L. or Sarah Emma (Trimble) Isom
ISOM, Alice L. (Trimble) 15 Jul 1885 01 Jul 1964 d/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble; w/o James David Isom
Row 03
TRIMBLE, Esther Naoma 29 Jul 1899 06 Feb 1915 d/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Maude Thompson Trimble
TRIMBLE, Mary Elizabeth 21 Feb 1869 04 Feb 1870 Unmarked d/o Christopher Columbus TrimbleM: Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble
TRIMBLE, Bessie Alma 04 Sep 1893 01 Oct 1893 Unmarked d/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble
TRIMBLE, Mary Jane (Chappell) 05 Oct 1850 04 Sep 1893 d/o William Ambrose Chappell & Mary Ann (Gentry) Chappell; w/o Christopher Columbus Trimble
TRIMBLE, Christopher Columbus 10 Aug 1842 17 Jun 1929 Co C 8th Va Calvary CSA; s/o William Jackson Trimble & Elizabeth (Rector) Trimble; h/o 1st Mary Jane Chappell, 2nd Maude Thompson
TRIMBLE, Susan* Jane (Nuckolls) About 1788 30 Aug 1833 *Name may be Susannah Jane Nuckolls d/o Charles Nuckolls & Mary (Black) Nuckolls; w/o John Trimble
TRIMBLE, John 02 Feb 1779 01 May 1865* Captain 7th Regt VA Mil War of 1812; *01 Apr 1865 in Carroll County death records; h/o Susan Jane Nuckolls
FOSTER, Rachel Berry (Trimble) 21 Dec 1810 25 Oct 1883 d/o John Trimble & Susan Jane (Nuckolls) Trimble; w/o John Foster
Row 04
TRIMBLE, Eva Virginia 25 Jul 1910 16 May 1979 d/o Charles Trimble & Mary Frances (Chappell) Trimble
TRIMBLE, Mattie Opal 15 Jan 1908 18 Feb 1971 d/o Charles Trimble & Mary Frances (Chappell) Trimble
TRIMBLE, Susy Jane 1902 infant d/o Charles Trimble & Mary Frances (Chappell) Trimble
TRIMBLE, Mary Frances (Chappell) 02 Feb 1878 25 Jun 1965 d/o Frank Chappell & Sena (Anderson) Chappell; w/o Charles Trimble
TRIMBLE, Charles "Bud" 26 Sep 1880 25 Jul 1961 s/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble; h/o Mary Frances Chappell
TRIMBLE, Paul Dobyns 29 Aug 1904 26 Jan 1975 s/o Charles Trimble & Mary Frances (Chappell) Trimble; h/o Margie Burris
Row 05
KENNY, Fred 15 Oct 1895 14 Jun 1955 Cpl Co B 11 Infantry World War I PH; s/o William Preston "Bud" Kenny & Fidella "Della-Debbie" (Trimble) Kenny
KENNY, William Preston "Bud" Aug 1868 unmarked; s/o Mike Kenny & Mariah Kenny; h/o Fidella "Della-Debbie" Trimble
KENNY, Fidella Della-Debbie (Trimble) 22 Sep 1868 07 Aug 1936 unmarked; d/o Christopher Columbus Trimble & Mary Jane (Chappell) Trimble; w/o William Preston Kenny
KENNY, Luther unmarked; s/o William Preston Kenny & Fidella "Della-Debbie" (Trimble) Kenny
KENNY, Walter Lee unmarked; s/o William Preston Kenny & Fidella "Della-Debbie" (Trimble) Kenny