Herald Pugh Cemetery

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Herald Pugh Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: South of Grant

Directions: This cemetery is in a Christmas tree patch south of Green Gables Road (Rt 740) and in sight of Troutdale Hwy (SR 16) to the west.

GPS Coordinates: N36.645931 W81.407009

Surveyed by: Minnie Hall and Ginger Ballard

Comments: There are 8 graves identified in this cemetery, but there is at least one field stone, and probably others which have disappeared.

Joe Plummer
Joe Plummer Grave Stone

Herald Pugh Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
PLUMMER, Joe 18 Dec 1910 29 Jan 1911  
unknown     footstone with initials "EPS" only
unknown     stone is present but buried
PUGH, Elizabeth     aged about 66 years; [Elizabeth Cedelia, d/o Morgan & Lucy Boyer; w/o Benjamin N. Pugh]
PUGH, Benjamin 27 Mar 1888   s/o B.N. and E. Pugh
PUGH, Cynthia S.H. 23 Jun 1879 2 May 1886 d/o B.N. and E.S. Pugh
unknown     field stone
PUGH, Hannah Ward Apr 1823 Apr 1868 w/o Herald Pugh
PUGH, Herald Jun 1816 Mar 1900 Stone is gone, but reported to have been present before the depredation of this cemetery.
PUGH, Nellie A. 1853 25 Oct 1861 [possibly buried here; d/o Herald and Hannah Ward Pugh; died of diphtheria]
PUGH, Margaret 14 May 1857 bef 1860 [possibly buried here; d/o Herald and Hannah Ward Pugh]
PUGH, Nancy J. 1850 bef 1860 [possibly buried here; d/o Herald and Hannah Ward Pugh]
PUGH, Infant 5 Sep 1859 1859 [possibly buried here; d/o Herald and Hannah Ward Pugh]

Elizabeth S. Pugh
Elizabeth S. Pugh Grave Stone
Hannah Ward Pugh
Hannah Ward Pugh Grave Stone