William Weaver Cemetery

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William Weaver Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Mud Creek

Directions: From the junction of Highlands Parkway (US 58) and Mud Creek Rd (Rt 600) go south on Mud Creek Rd 1.6 miles to Storehouse Ln and then north on Storehouse Ln. The William Weaver Cemetery is at the end of Storehouse Lane near the headwaters of Mud Creek. The Storehouse Lane, formerly a state road, is no longer maintained.

GPS Coordinates: N36.597436 W81.571065

Surveyed by: Jeff Weaver, William and Melba Weaver Martin 16 Jun 2003.

Comments: Billy Martin and his wife were gracious hosts, and took me to the cemetery on their tractor, saving a good deal of difficult walking.

William Weaver Cemetery
General View of the William Weaver Cemetery

William Weaver Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
Row 1
WEAVER, Ola 2 Feb 1922 6 Feb 1922 [d/o Sherman H. and Lizzie Booker Weaver]
WEAVER, Joey I. 1 Jun 1900 7 Feb 1958 [Joey Iron, s/o Ulysses S. Grant and Fronia Mary Roten Weaver; h/o Mamie Agnes Wilcox Weaver]
WEAVER, U. Grant 15 Feb 1868 9 Dec 1953 [Ulysses S. Grant, s/o William M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver]; double stone with next
WEAVER, Fronia M. 2 Nov 1863 6 Feb 1956 [Fronia Mary, d/o Sanders William and Catherine Graybeal Roten; m1 Marion F. Weaver, m2 Ulysses S. Grant Weaver]
WEAVER, Roby Lillard 25 Jan 1894 4 Mar 1935 Pvt U.S. Army World War I; [s/o Ulysses S. Grant and Fronia Mae Roten Weaver; h/o Rebecca Hagy]
Row 2
Unknown field stone; [thought to be John Weaver (ca 1805- ca 1865); s/o Mark Weaver, Sr.]
unknown     [thought to be the wife of John Weaver]
Row 3
WEAVER, Winfield 28 Jun 1883 17 Jul 1963 [Winfield F., s/o William M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver; h/o Polly Goss]
WEAVER, Catherine 1837 21 May 1915 wife of W.M. Weaver; [d/o William D. and Margaret Stringer Baldwin]
WEAVER, W[illiam] M. [2 Apr] 1838 1925 [s/o John and Martha Frances Weaver; m Catherine Baldwin abt 1855; served in Co C 63rd VA Inf CSA and in Co D 50th VA Inf]
unknown     field stone
Row 4
SULLIVAN, Lillie 6 Dec 1911 29 Jan 1912 daughter of Mr. and Mrs. M.C. Sullivan; [d/o M.C. and Margaret Weaver Sullivan; Margaret was the d/o William and Catherine Baldwin Weaver]
Row 5
unknowns     two field stones
WEAVER, Hampton 1 Apr 1872 28 Oct 1945 [Hampton Wade, s/o William M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver; h/o Lora Bell Taylor Weaver]
WEAVER, Franky 29 Mar 1866 12 Aug 1893 dau. of Mr. & Mrs. W.M. Weaver; [d/o William M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver; she married Wayne Stamper. Surname on stone is Weaver, not Stamper.]
Row 6
WEAVER, M[arion] F. 26 Sep 1860 12 Mar 1892 [s/o William M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver; 1st h/o Fronia Mary Roten]
WEAVER, Roby [ca 1876] [ca 1883] son of Mr. & Mrs. W.M. Weaver; [s/o William M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver]
WEAVER, Wiley 1875 1883 [s/o W.M. and Catherine Baldwin Weaver]
unknowns     two field stones
Also buried here
WEAVER, Edward     [s/o Ulysses S. Grant and Fronia Mary Roten Weaver; died at age 18]; field stone marker
WEAVER, Catherine     [stillborn d/o Ulysses S. Grant and Fronia Mary Roten Weaver]; field stone marker
ROOP, Frankey "Sank"     [a Weaver family friend, who was living with Winfield F. and Polly Weaver at the time of her death]; field stone marker