Biddle Cemetery

Submitted by Phyllis Slater.

Located on PRIVATE property off Rt 2, below Moundsville.

NOTE - May 2005. These first three BIDDLE graves are located in the SMITH-MILLER Cemetery. The photos of the gravestones are found on the SMITH-MILLER CEMETERY page. This Biddle Cemetery SEEMS to be the Smith-Miller Cemetery but some of the remaining Biddle graves were not found in the recent cleanup of the cemetery. Please write if you have information about these Biddle burials.

BIDDLE, Spencer - b May 2, 1845 - d Dec 8, 1920 - age 75
BIDDLE, Suzan F - w/o Francis Biddle - b May 31, 1815 - d June 4, 1901 - age 86
BIDDLE, Francis - b Jan 24, 1815 - d Jul 29, 1897 - age 82y 6 mo

Not found:
BIDDLE, Elezabeth - wife of Reason Biddle - b Jun 2, 1788 - d Feb 24, 1873 - age 84y 22d
BIDDLE, Reason - b 1788 - d Feb 20, 1863 - age 75 yr
BIDDLE, Spencer - b Aug 26, 1809 - d May 17, 1887 - age 77 y 8 m 22 d
BIDDLE, Eliza Jane - b Jun 21, 1828 - d Jun 30, 1876 - age 48y 9 d

Thought to be buried there:
BIDDLE, Lydia H - b Jun 9, 1856 - d Aug 29, 1861
BIDDLE, Druzilla - b Sept 26, 1859 - d Sept 23, 1861
BIDDLE, Reason Lloyd - b May 12, 1894 - d Sept 30, 1896

Note - Spelling as was given to me (Suzan - Elezabeth).

To get to this cemetery turn left at the top of Woodland Hill and Burch Ridge Road. There is a Church of God at the forks of the road; follow the road until you reach the Riggenbach home. This cemetery is a short distance from the house in the edge of the woods. Terribly overgrown.


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