Francis Cornett Family Cemetery
Grayson County, Virginia
Location: Fallville Community
Directions: From Elk Creek Pkwy (US 21) drive east on Spring Valley Rd (Rt 805) for about 1.66 miles past Pilgrim Fork Rd (Rt 656) until you see a gap in the fence on the right/south side of the road. From this point walk to the cemetery about 0.24 mile south. The cemetery is in a small brace of trees on the hill to the left/east of Pilgrim Fork Rd.
GPS Coordinates: N36.735443 W81.134406 (estimate)
Surveyed by: Susan Taylor Woodson; genealogy by Mary Harrington and Susan Taylor Woodson.
Comments: The cemetery is not in good shape and apparently no longer has a caregiver. In 1997 there were 15 to 20 graves marked with field stones.
|McCARTER, Van Buren||[9 Dec] 1837||[9 Jul] 1893||age 55 yrs 7 mo; [Martin Van Buren, s/o Philander and Thurza McCarter]|
|McCARTER, Amanda Virginia||[21 Oct] 1840||[3 May] 1916||[d/o Francis and Catherine Fulton Cornett; w/o Martin Van Buren McCarter]|
|CORNETT, Catherine||1809||[26 Feb] 1876||age 66 yrs 7 mo; stone broken into 2 pieces and lying flat on the ground; [d/o Samuel and Martha Powell Jones Fulton; w/o Francis Cornett]|
|CORNETT, Francis||1808||[27 Feb] 1876||age 68 years 5 mos; [Francis S., s/o William Jefferson and Jane “Jennie” Sutherland Cornett]|
|CORNETT, Martha J.||[17 Mar] 1839||[17 Nov] 1903||[d/o Francis and Catherine Fulton Cornett]|
|Known to be buried here, locations unknown|
|CALLAHAN, Drucie||[d/o William & Jestin Roberts Poole; w/o Hugh Callahan. On 13 Nov 1995, her son, Boge Callahan, age 90, stated his mother was buried in this cemetery]|
|McCARTER, Ella||[5 Jul] 1868||[8 Sep] 1975|