Andrew Jackson Haga Cemetery

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Andrew Jackson Haga Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Southwest of Independence

Directions: From Independence take Wilson Hwy (US 58) west and turn south on Penn Ford Lane (Rt 706) for about 1.5 miles to gate on west side of the road. Access to the cemetery is through a hay field at the top of the hill and permission should be obtained from the land owner before visiting it. The cemetery is not visible from the road but lies beyond the woods at the far side of the hay field.

GPS Coordinates: N36.59880 W81.19743

Surveyed by: Carol Lindamood and Rich and Ginger Ballard on 4 Apr 2005

Comments: The cemetery is fenced and well-maintained.

Andrew Jackson Haga Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
BECK, William P. [ca 1840-46]   [William Perry]; Co G 4 NC Inf CSA
BECK, Nancy J. 27 Jul 1855 26 Jul 1934 [nee Osborne; 2nd w/o William Perry Beck]
Row 2
HAGA, Jackson 19 May 1825 5 May 1864 51 Va Inf CSA; [Andrew Jackson, s/o David and Margaret Delp Haga]
HAGA, Pollie 17 Aug 1826 16 Sep 1901 [nee Mary Frye; w/o Andrew Jackson Haga]
HAGA, Andrew J. 8 Dec 1858 8 Aug 1929 [Andrew Jackson, s/o Andrew Jackson and Pollie Frye Haga]
BURNETT, Beulah H. 20 Feb 1909 24 Aug 1932 replacement stone; [d/o Andrew J. and Amanda Bell Anders Haga; w/o Henry Barnett]
HAGA, Raby J. 6 May 1914 14 Apr 1935 replacement stone; [Raby Jackson, s/o Andrew J. and Amanda Bell Anders Haga]
Row 3
ANDREWS, J[asper] P. 18 Oct 1861 2 Apr 1946 [surname should be "Anders"]
ANDREWS, wife of Jasper 1863 1938 [Thursey J; d/o Charlotte Bedwell; w/o Jasper Anders]
ANDERS, Roscoe 31 Aug 1901 18 Jul 1908 [s/o Jasper and Thursey Bedwell Anders]
unknowns     two field stones
HAGA, Infant 10 Sep 1904 11 Sep 1904 infant dau. of Mr. & Mrs. H.C. Haga; [Howard Carlie & Etta Del Osborne Haga]
OSBORN, Infant     infant dau. of Enoch S. & Alice M. Osborn
OSBORNE, Tina Lue 25 Sep 1910 12 May 1917 dau of E[noch] S. & A[lice] M. Osborne
Row 4
unknowns     two field stones
Row 5
ANDERS, O[scar] R. 23 Oct 1883 18 Oct 1902/1952 [s/o Jasper P. & Thursey Bedwell Anders]; cast concrete marker.
ANDERS, Claude T. 6 Mar 1900 10 Feb 1940 [Claude Thomas, s/o Jasper P. and Thursey Bedwell Anders]
ANDERS, Lonnie [1903] [1961] metal marker on wooden cross, almost gone; [s/o Jasper P. and Thursey Bedwell Anders]