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James Wright Family Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Elk Creek

Directions: From the junction Caty Sage Rd (Rt 662) and Powder Mill Rd (Rt 663) cross bridge onto Powder Mill Rd (Rt 663) and travel south 0.25 mile. The cemetery is on the right (west) side of road, approximately 250 yards up the hillside, in the pasture, but not to the top of the hill.

GPS Coordinates: N36.719165 W81.216568 (estimated)

Surveyed by: Susan Taylor Woodson; some info from Paul Herndon’s files


James Wright Family Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
CATRON, Mourning 2 Dec 1861   d/o J. C[lark] and Aveline Wright Catron; [gd/o James and Mackalana Wright]
HACKLER, Mackalana [1778] [aft 1 Nov 1842] unmarked; [d/o Peter and Eve Reicbacher Delp; w/o Peter Hackler]
HACKLER, Peter     unmarked; [s/o Johann George and Elizabeth Peter Delp]
MARTIN, Infant Male     unmarked
WRIGHT, James 9 Jan 1816 26 Dec 1903 age 87 yrs 11 mo 17 days; [h/o Margaret Mackalana Hackler; s/o Jeremiah and Mourning Fielder Wright]
WRIGHT, Jeremiah H. 1847 22 Mar 1890 [“Miah”, s/o James and Mackalana Hackler Wright; h/o Rosamond J. Cornett]
WRIGHT, Mackalana [9 Jan 1816] 6 Nov 1901 age 86 ___; [Margaret Mackalana, d/o James Squire Wright; d/o Peter and Mackalana Delp Hackler]; in 1993 stone broken, mended with iron straps and bolts.
WRIGHT, Mourning 6 Feb 1845 2 Dec 1861 [d/o James Squire and Mackalana Hackler Wright]
WRIGHT, Rosey J. 25 Nov 1853 25 Sep 1911 [Rosamond, d/o W. and E. Cornett; w/o Jeremiah H. Wright]
WRIGHT, Wade 22 Jun 1843 25 Dec 1861 [s/o James and Mackalana Hackler Wright]