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Pendleton County
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  • Franklin Cedar Hill Cemetery


    Cedar Hill Cemetery
    Franklin, Pendleton County, West Virginia
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
    William McCoy William McCoy (1878-1965) — of Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va. Born in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., June 2, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pendleton County, 1907-08, 1941-52; Pendleton County Prosecuting Attorney, 1909-39. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Modern Woodmen. Died in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., October 5, 1965 (age 87 years, 125 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Martha (Price) McCoy (1850-1943) and John McCoy; married, September 25, 1917, to Mary Grace Hedrick (1892-1974); father of William McCoy, Jr. (1921-2008); great-grandnephew of William McCoy.
      Political family: McCoy family of Franklin, West Virginia.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
      William McCoy, Jr. (1921-2008) — of Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va. Born in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., May 14, 1921. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; newspaper editor and publisher; bank director; member of West Virginia state house of delegates, 1953-66 (Pendleton County 1953-64, 3rd District 1965-66). Presbyterian. Member, Pi Kappa Alpha; Phi Alpha Delta; Lions; American Legion. Died in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., June 2, 2008 (age 87 years, 19 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William McCoy (1878-1965) and Mary Grace (Hedrick) McCoy; married, July 17, 1963, to Harriet Virginia Wright; grandson of John McCoy; second great-grandnephew of William McCoy (1768-1835).
      Political family: McCoy family of Franklin, West Virginia.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John McCoy (1850-1919) — of Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va. Born in Franklin, Pendleton County, Va. (now W.Va.), September 16, 1850. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pendleton County, 1891-96. Presbyterian. Died in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., June 19, 1919 (age 68 years, 276 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William McCoy (1800-1886) and Mary Jane (Moomau) McCoy; married, November 17, 1875, to Martha Price (1850-1943); father of William McCoy (1878-1965); grandfather of William McCoy, Jr.; grandnephew of William McCoy (1768-1835).
      Political family: McCoy family of Franklin, West Virginia.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Harmon Hiner (1843-1909) — Born in Pendleton County, Va. (now W.Va.), April 16, 1843. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1860. Died in Pendleton County, W.Va., September 28, 1909 (age 66 years, 165 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Hiner (1809-1898) and Margaret (Seybert) Hiner (1810-1887); married, December 13, 1865, to Louisa Harrison (1845-1906); father of Benjamin H. Hiner (1867-1932); grandfather of Ralph McClung Hiner.
      Political family: Hiner family of Franklin, West Virginia.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    M. S. Hodges Milton Stanley Hodges (1876-1948) — also known as M. S. Hodges — of Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va. Born in Piedmont, Mineral County, W.Va., September 28, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; Clerk of the West Virginia State Senate, 1929; chair of Pendleton County Republican Party, 1940-45. Died in Franklin, Pendleton County, W.Va., November 4, 1948 (age 72 years, 37 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 13, 1905, to Carrie M. Campbell (1878-1940).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929


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