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Doddridge County
West Virginia

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Doddridge County

Index to Locations

  • West Union Coleman Cemetery
  • West Union Odd Fellows Cemetery
  • Near West Union Cabin Run Cemetery


    Coleman Cemetery
    West Union, Doddridge County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Jackson Smith (1846-1934) — also known as T. J. Smith — of Doddridge County, W.Va. Born in Doddridge County, W.Va., July 24, 1846. Minister; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Doddridge County, 1913-14. Died in Nutter's Fork, Doddridge County, W.Va., 1934 (age about 87 years). Interment at Coleman Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Isaac Smith and Sarah Ann (Carothers) Smith; married, April 17, 1868, to Zuleka Salome Davis (1849-1916); married to Susan J. (Owens) Smith (brother's widow).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Odd Fellows Cemetery
    West Union, Doddridge County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Lewis Maxwell (1790-1862) — of Virginia. Born in Chester County, Pa., April 17, 1790. Lawyer; surveyor; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1821-24; U.S. Representative from Virginia 21st District, 1827-33. Slaveowner. Died in West Union, Doddridge County, Va (now W.Va.), February 13, 1862 (age 71 years, 302 days). Interment at Odd Fellows Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas Maxwell (1767-1796) and Jane (Lewis) Maxwell (1767-1835); married, February 10, 1846, to Sophronia M. Wilson (died 1850); married, January 29, 1857, to Elizabeth Jane Pritchard (1840-1921); uncle of Edwin Maxwell; granduncle of Haymond Maxwell (1879-1958).
      Political family: Haymond family of West Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Cabin Run Cemetery
    Cabin Run Road
    Near West Union, Doddridge County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Ephraim Bee (1802-1888) — of Doddridge County, W.Va. Born December 26, 1802. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Doddridge County, 1863, 1866-67. Died October 23, 1888 (age 85 years, 302 days). Interment at Cabin Run Cemetery.

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