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Index to Locations

  • Elm Grove Stone Church Cemetery
  • West Liberty Short Creek Methodist Church Cemetery
  • Wheeling Unknown location
  • Wheeling Elm Grove Cemetery
  • Wheeling Greenwood Cemetery
  • Wheeling Mt. Calvary Cemetery
  • Wheeling Mt. Wood Cemetery


    Stone Church Cemetery
    Elm Grove, Ohio County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Lewis Steenrod (1810-1862) — of Virginia. Born in Virginia, 1810. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1839-45 (19th District 1839-41, 21st District 1841-43, 15th District 1843-45); member of Virginia state legislature, 1850. Slaveowner. Died in 1862 (age about 52 years). Interment at Stone Church Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Paull (1818-1875) — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Ohio, July 6, 1818. Democrat. Mayor of Wheeling, Va., 1855; judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1873-75; died in office 1875. Died May 11, 1875 (age 56 years, 309 days). Interment at Stone Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Paull (1784-1830) and Elizabeth (Woods) Paull (1790-1827); married to Jane Ann Fry (1824-1860) and Eliza Jane Ott.
      Epitaph: "He giveth his beloved sleep."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Daniel Cruger (1780-1843) — of Bath, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pa., December 22, 1780. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of New York state assembly, 1813-16, 1826 (Allegany and Steuben counties 1813-16, Steuben County 1826); Speaker of the New York State Assembly, 1816; postmaster at Bath, N.Y., 1815-17, 1821-22; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1817-19; Steuben County District Attorney, 1818-21. Slaveowner. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, Va (now W.Va.), July 12, 1843 (age 62 years, 202 days). Interment at Stone Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Lydia (Boggs) Shepherd (1766-1867).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
    John T. Carter John Thomas Carter (1878-1946) — also known as John T. Carter — of Elm Grove, Ohio County, W.Va. Born near Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., April 24, 1878. Republican. Deputy sheriff; banker; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1929-32; justice of the peace. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 30, 1946 (age 68 years, 250 days). Interment at Stone Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Arthur Emery Carter (1846-1929) and Sara Alma (Hervey) Carter (1854-1941); married, February 28, 1907, to Laura Hand; married to Sara May Dimmack (1888-1970).
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929


    Short Creek Methodist Church Cemetery
    West Liberty, Ohio County, West Virginia
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    Milton McColloch Milton McColloch (1874-1972) — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Ohio County, W.Va., June 29, 1874. Republican. Farmer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1921-22, 1925-30. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Order of the Eastern Star. Died in Ohio County, W.Va., 1972 (age about 98 years). Interment at Short Creek Methodist Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Abram Innskeep McColloch (1851-1916) and Rebecca Jane (North) McColloch (1852-1912); married 1896 to Lillian M. Emsley (1873-1966).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929


    Unknown Location
    Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Lee Spillers (b. 1901) — also known as C. Lee Spillers — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Russellville, Pope County, Ark., August 6, 1901. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1935-36; resigned 1936; Ohio County Prosecuting Attorney, 1937; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of West Virginia, 1947-51; candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1956. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons. Interment somewhere.
      Relatives: Son of Dr. Henry Franklin Spillers and Lula (Shinn) Spillers; married, December 2, 1933, to Elizabeth Reymann.


    Elm Grove Cemetery
    Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      George Western Thompson (1806-1888) — also known as George W. Thompson — of Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.). Born in Ohio, 1806. Democrat. Postmaster at Wheeling, Va., 1838-41; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia, 1848-50; U.S. Representative from Virginia 15th District, 1851-52. Died in 1888 (age about 82 years). Interment at Elm Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Greenwood Cemetery
    1526 National Road
    Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Lewis Baker (1832-1899) — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va.; St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Belmont County, Ohio, November 11, 1832. Democrat. Newspaper editor; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1871-72; President of the West Virginia State Senate, 1872; West Virginia Democratic state chair, 1872-76; member of Democratic National Committee from West Virginia, 1884-88; Minnesota Democratic state chair, 1892; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1892; U.S. Minister to Costa Rica, 1893-97; Salvador, 1893-97; Nicaragua, 1893-97. Died, from pernicious anemia, in Washington, D.C., April 30, 1899 (age 66 years, 170 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Ruth Fordyce (sister of Samuel Wesley Fordyce (1840-1919)).
      See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Alexander Hillyard Caldwell (1774-1839) — also known as Alexander Caldwell — of Westville, Jefferson County, Pa.; Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.). Born in New Jersey, November 1, 1774. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Virginia, 1825-39; died in office 1839. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, Va (now W.Va.), April 1, 1839 (age 64 years, 151 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Caldwell (1724-1804) and Elizabeth (Alexander) Caldwell (1737-1818); married, February 2, 1803, to Eliza Jane Halsted (1775-1852); uncle of Aquilla Bolton Caldwell (1814-1893).
      Carl George Bachmann (1890-1980) — also known as Carl G. Bachmann — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., May 14, 1890. Republican. Lawyer; Ohio County Prosecuting Attorney, 1921-24; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1925-33; defeated, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1932 (alternate), 1936, 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956; chair of Ohio County Republican Party, 1940; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1940; mayor of Wheeling, W.Va., 1947-51; member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1949-51. Presbyterian. Member, Elks. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., January 22, 1980 (age 89 years, 253 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles F. Bachmann and Sophia (Neuhard) Bachmann; married, July 14, 1914, to Susan Smith; father of Charles F. Bachmann (1915-1983).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Benjamin Stanton (1809-1872) — of Logan County, Ohio. Born in Mt. Pleasant, Jefferson County, Ohio, June 4, 1809. Republican. Member of Ohio state senate, 1841-43; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Logan County, 1850-51; U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1851-53, 1855-61 (4th District 1851-53, 8th District 1855-61); Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1862-64; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1868. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., June 2, 1872 (age 62 years, 364 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Aquilla Bolton Caldwell (1814-1893) — also known as Aquilla B. Caldwell — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.), February 11, 1814. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia, 1861-62; West Virginia state attorney general, 1863-64, 1869-70. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., June 18, 1893 (age 79 years, 127 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Caldwell (1777-1864) and Mary Roberts (Yarnall) Caldwell (1781-1819); married, May 14, 1846, to Matilda Anne Travis Newman (1825-1879); nephew of Alexander Hillyard Caldwell (1774-1839).
      See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Overton Pendleton (1851-1916) — also known as John O. Pendleton — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wellsburg, Brooke County, Va. (now W.Va.), July 4, 1851. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state senate, 1886; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1889-90, 1891-95; defeated, 1895. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 24, 1916 (age 65 years, 173 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Henry Pendleton and Margaret Campbell (Ewing) Pendleton (1829-1912); grandnephew of Edwin Hickman Ewing and Andrew Ewing; great-grandnephew of John Pendleton Jr.; second great-grandnephew of Edmund Pendleton; first cousin thrice removed of Nathaniel Pendleton; second cousin of William Barret Pendleton and Harvey Watterson; second cousin twice removed of Philip Clayton Pendleton, Edmund Henry Pendleton and Nathanael Greene Pendleton; second cousin thrice removed of John Penn; third cousin once removed of Henry Gaines Johnson, John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton, Philip Coleman Pendleton and George Hunt Pendleton; third cousin twice removed of James Madison, William Taylor Madison and Zachary Taylor; fourth cousin of Francis Key Pendleton and Charles Rittenhouse Pendleton (1850-1914); fourth cousin once removed of Coleby Chew and Sidney Fletcher Taliaferro.
      Political family: Pendleton-Lee family of Maryland (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Alfred Caldwell Jr. (1847-1925) — Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.), July 14, 1847. Democrat. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1875-77; West Virginia state attorney general, 1885-93. Presbyterian. Member, Elks. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., March 11, 1925 (age 77 years, 240 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martha (Baird) Caldwell (1817-1868) and Alfred Caldwell (1817-1868); married 1871 to Laura Ellen Goshorn (1851-1927); grandson of James Caldwell.
      Political family: Caldwell family of Wheeling, West Virginia.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Chester Dorman Hubbard (1814-1891) — also known as Chester D. Hubbard — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Hamden, New Haven County, Conn., November 25, 1814. Republican. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1852-53; delegate to Virginia secession convention, 1861; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1863-64; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1865-69; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1880. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., August 23, 1891 (age 76 years, 271 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dana Hubbard and Asenath (Dorman) Hubbard; married, September 29, 1842, to Sarah Pallister (1820-1899); father of William Pallister Hubbard; great-grandfather of Chester R. Hubbard; fifth great-grandson of John Leverett; sixth great-grandson of George Wyllys and John Haynes; second cousin thrice removed of Timothy Pitkin; fourth cousin once removed of Edward Green Bradford (1819-1884).
      Political families: DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Kellogg-Adams-Seymour-Chapin family of Connecticut and New York; Sherman family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      William Pallister Hubbard (1843-1921) — also known as William P. Hubbard — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.), December 24, 1843. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1881-82; candidate for West Virginia state attorney general, 1888; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1907-11; defeated, 1890; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1912. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 5, 1921 (age 77 years, 346 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Chester Dorman Hubbard and Sarah (Pallister) Hubbard (1829-1899); married, May 21, 1868, to Anna Elizabeth Chamberlin; granduncle of Chester R. Hubbard; sixth great-grandson of John Leverett; seventh great-grandson of George Wyllys and John Haynes; second cousin four times removed of Timothy Pitkin (1766-1847).
      Political families: Kellogg-Adams-Seymour-Chapin family of Connecticut and New York; DuPont family of Wilmington, Delaware; Livingston-Schuyler family of New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut; Baldwin-Greene-Upson-Hoar family of Connecticut; Dewey-Blaine-Coit-Huntington family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Robert White (1833-1915) — of Romney, Hampshire County, W.Va.; Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Romney, Hampshire County, Va. (now W.Va.), February 7, 1833. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; West Virginia state attorney general, 1877-81; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1885, 1891. Presbyterian. Member, United Confederate Veterans; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 12, 1915 (age 82 years, 308 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Baker White (1794-1862) and Frances Ann (Streit) White; married 1859 to Ellen E. Vass (1839-1921); great-grandnephew of Alexander White (1738-1804).
      Political family: White family of Frederick County, Virginia.
      See also Wikipedia article
      John Richard Adams (1895-1975) — also known as Jack R. Adams — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., August 10, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1935-36, 1941-42, 1955-56, 1965-66; resigned 1936; defeated, 1942, 1956, 1960, 1966; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; candidate for West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1946; mayor of Wheeling, W.Va., 1955-59. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Farm Bureau; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in November, 1975 (age 80 years, 0 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Effie Russell (Updegraff) Adams (1865-1959) and Archibald Lynn 'Archie' Adams (1867-1928); married, April 18, 1928, to Helen McCoid; married to Frances Grant.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Jesse A. Bloch Jesse Aaron Bloch (1879-1951) — also known as Jesse A. Bloch — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., November 2, 1879. Republican. Vice-president, Bloch Brothers Tobacco Co.; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1913-16; member of West Virginia state senate 1st District, 1919-22; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1944, 1948. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., January 17, 1951 (age 71 years, 76 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Simon Bloch (1850-1937) and Bertha (Prager) Bloch (1861-1932); married 1905 to Jessie Thornton Moffat (1881-1960).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1919
      James Ballentyne Taney (1839-1915) — also known as James B. Taney — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., December 11, 1839. Served in the Union Navy during the Civil War; newspaper editor; U.S. Consul in Belfast, 1893-96. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., May 20, 1915 (age 75 years, 160 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Uncle of Malcolm Taney Brice (1876-1971).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    George F. Beneke George F. Beneke (1914-2001) — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., January 9, 1914. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1947-56, 1967-68, 1971-74; defeated, 1940; resigned 1974; chair of Ohio County Republican Party, 1961-63. Lutheran. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Jesters; Elks; Moose; Lambda Chi Alpha; Phi Delta Phi; American Bar Association; American Legion. Died September 11, 2001 (age 87 years, 245 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George C. Beneke (born c.1883) and Nada C. (Peterson) Beneke; married, April 1, 1947, to Sarah E. Emblen.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
      Joseph Henry Pendleton (1827-1881) — also known as Joseph H. Pendleton — of Wheeling, Ohio County, Va. (now W.Va.). Born in Louisa County, Va., January 16, 1827. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1863-65; major in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., February 2, 1881 (age 54 years, 17 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Joseph Winston Pendleton (1797-1881) and Elizabeth Hawse (Goodwin) Pendleton (1800-1864); married to Margaret Campbell Ewing (1829-1912); father of John Overton Pendleton; grandnephew of John Pendleton Jr.; great-grandnephew of Edmund Pendleton; first cousin once removed of William Barret Pendleton; first cousin twice removed of Nathaniel Pendleton; second cousin once removed of Philip Clayton Pendleton, Edmund Henry Pendleton and Nathanael Greene Pendleton; second cousin twice removed of John Penn; third cousin of Henry Gaines Johnson, John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton, Philip Coleman Pendleton and George Hunt Pendleton; third cousin once removed of James Madison, William Taylor Madison, Zachary Taylor, Francis Key Pendleton and Charles Rittenhouse Pendleton; third cousin twice removed of Sidney Fletcher Taliaferro; fourth cousin of Coleby Chew; fourth cousin once removed of George Cassety Pendleton, James Benjamin Garnett (1845-1921), Hubbard T. Smith, Charles M. Pendleton and Daniel Micajah Pendleton.
      Political family: Pendleton-Lee family of Maryland (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Ulrich (1871-1943) — also known as Honus Ulrich — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Sharon, Mercer County, Pa., June 14, 1871. Republican. Steelworker; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1927-32; defeated, 1934; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1932. Member, United Steelworkers of America. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., May 20, 1943 (age 71 years, 340 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Grandfather of Samuel J. Kasley (born c.1944).
      Malcolm Taney Brice (1876-1971) — also known as Malcolm T. Brice — of Woodsdale (now part of Wheeling), Ohio County, W.Va.; Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 28, 1876. Democrat. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Belfast, 1895-99; newspaper editor and publisher; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1937-38. Episcopalian. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., April 27, 1971 (age 94 years, 120 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Sylvester Laurence Brice (1840-1910) and Mary Eleanor (Taney) Brice (1846-1928); married 1903 to Nora A. Purdon; nephew of James Ballentyne Taney (1839-1915).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Eleanor Steber (1914-1990) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., July 17, 1914. Democrat. Opera singer; performed, Democratic National Convention, 1944. Female. Presbyterian. Died, from congestive heart failure, in the Attleboro Nursing Home, Langhorne, Bucks County, Pa., October 3, 1990 (age 76 years, 78 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Ida Amelia (Nolte) Steber (1885-1985) and William Charles Steber (1888-1966); married, September 25, 1938, to Edwin Lee Bilby; married, December 29, 1957, to Gordon Andrews.
      See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Mt. Calvary Cemetery
    Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Andrew Charles Schiffler (1889-1970) — also known as A. C. Schiffler — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., August 10, 1889. Republican. Lawyer; Ohio County Prosecuting Attorney, 1925-33; U.S. Representative from West Virginia 1st District, 1939-41, 1943-45; defeated, 1940, 1944; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1952. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Elks; Eagles. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., March 27, 1970 (age 80 years, 229 days). Interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Andrew Schiffler and Emma Schiffler; married to Emma Muldrew.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Joseph Mathison (1892-1973) — also known as John J. Mathison — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in West Virginia, March 18, 1892. Democrat. Mayor of Wheeling, W.Va., 1938-43; postmaster at Wheeling, W.Va., 1944-62. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., March 10, 1973 (age 80 years, 357 days). Interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of George Joseph Mathison (1857-1939) and Annie (Nolan) Mathison (1857-1945).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    J. William Cummins John William Cummins (1881-1965) — also known as J. William Cummins — of Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va. Born in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., July 24, 1881. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1927-32, 1939-40; defeated, 1940. Member, Elks; American Legion; Phi Kappa Sigma. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., December 27, 1965 (age 84 years, 156 days). Interment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John William Cummins (1849-1931) and Annie (Campbell) Cummins (1852-1936); married 1912 to Jean Welty.
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929


    Mt. Wood Cemetery
    Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Owen Edwards (1810-1876) — of Ohio. Born in Williamsburg, Wayne County, Ind., March 29, 1810. U.S. Representative from Ohio 9th District, 1847-49. Died in Wheeling, Ohio County, W.Va., February 5, 1876 (age 65 years, 313 days). Interment at Mt. Wood Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

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