Martin Family Cemetery

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Martin Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Southwest of Independence

Directions: From Wilson Hwy (US 58) go south on Harden Rd (Rt 703) about 1.1 mile to Klondike Rd (Rt 702). The cemetery is in a field midway between a house and barn on the south side of Klondike Rd about 0.2 mile east of Harden Rd. The cemetery is on the south side of the road in a pasture field just over the crest of the hill about 500 feet from the gate and is not visible from the road.

GPS Coordinates: N36.60212 W81.16521

Surveyed by: Mary Harrington 26 March 1992 and Paul Herndon May 1994; updated by Buford C. Wilson 16 Feb 2009

Comments: This cemetery is in very poor condition. There is no fence and the stones have been placed in a pile in the center of the cemetery. Some of them are broken and parts are missing. The dates for these are from the earlier surveys. There are at least two more graves marked with plain stones. It appears there are other graves indicated by sunken ground.

Martin Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
MARTIN, Cynthia Eunice 1880 1938 shared stone with next [nee Ham; w/o James Oscar Martin]
MARTIN, James Oscar 1880 1924 [s/o Isaac T. & Polly J. Martin]
MARTIN, Luello 26 Aug 1885 22 Feb 1888 This stone is broken into several pieces with part of them are lost; [d/o Davis L. Martin & Rutha Angeline Reeves; name is Luella in G/C Death Records]
REEVES, Enoch C. 11 Jun 1818 13 Nov 1895 [s/o George Reeves & Jane Osborne]
REEVES, Peggy Ann 20 Apr 1834 10 Jan 1884 [w/o Enoch C. Reeves]