PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Mineral County
West Virginia

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Mineral County

Index to Locations

  • Private or family graveyards
  • Keyser Unknown location
  • Keyser Headsville Cemetery
  • Keyser Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery


    Private or family graveyards
    Mineral County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Harley Orrin Staggers (1907-1991) — also known as Harley O. Staggers — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born in Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va., August 3, 1907. Democrat. School teacher; athletic coach; Mineral County Sheriff, 1937-41; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 2nd District, 1949-81; delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1960, 1972, 1976. Methodist. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Disabled American Veterans; Amvets; Farm Bureau; Moose; Lions; Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., August 20, 1991 (age 84 years, 17 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      Relatives: Son of Jacob Staggers (1878-1963) and Frances Winona (Cumberledge) Staggers (1880-1939); married, October 4, 1935, to Mary Veronica Casey; father of Margaret Anne Staggers (1945-) and Harley Orrin Staggers, Jr..
      Political family: Staggers family of Keyser, West Virginia.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Mary Casey Staggers (1915-2000) — also known as Mary C. Staggers; Mary Veronica Casey — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born in Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va., July 3, 1915. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1960. Female. Died in Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va., May 4, 2000 (age 84 years, 306 days). Interment in a private or family graveyard.
      Relatives: Married, October 4, 1935, to Harley Orrin Staggers; mother of Margaret Anne Staggers and Harley Orrin Staggers, Jr. (1951-).
      Political family: Staggers family of Keyser, West Virginia.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Location
    Keyser, Mineral County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
    E. Bunker Reynolds Edward Bunker Reynolds (1873-1939) — also known as E. Bunker Reynolds — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born in Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va., July 18, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; fruit grower; member of West Virginia state senate 14th District, 1923-38. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Rotary. Died in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., November 7, 1939 (age 66 years, 112 days). Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of Francis Marion Reynolds (1843-1931) and Belle Rodgers (Hennen) Reynolds (1845-1923); married, December 19, 1918, to Mary Warden Russell (1875-1949).
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929


    Headsville Cemetery
    Keyser, Mineral County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas R. Carskadon (1837-1905) — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born May 17, 1837. Delegate to West Virginia state constitutional convention, 1862-63; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1872; Prohibition candidate for Governor of West Virginia, 1884, 1888. Methodist. Died January 21, 1905 (age 67 years, 249 days). Interment at Headsville Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery
    Keyser, Mineral County, West Virginia
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Paul F. Giffin (1906-1974) — of Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va. Born in Keyser, Mineral County, W.Va., July 26, 1906. Republican. Dentist; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mineral County, 1961-64. Member, Delta Sigma Delta; Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners; Moose. Died in 1974 (age about 67 years). Interment at Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elmer F. Giffin and Sallie (Headley) Giffin; married, December 31, 1936, to Florence Bunker.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


  • "Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
    Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
    The Political Graveyard

    The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
      The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
      Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
      The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/geo/WV/ML-buried.html.  
      Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
      If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
      More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
      If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
    Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
    Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

    Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]