Burch Cemetery

October 21, 1998: Read & submitted by Tammy Burch.

Located on Burch Ridge, off State Rt. 2 between Moundsville and New Martinsville,
approximately 5 miles on the right side of the road. It is no longer overgrown.


Before the cleanup.


After the cleanup.

Photos By Tammy Burch
Tombstones of Zephaniah, Ruth and Robert Burch.
Tombstone of Zephaniah Burch.
Tombstone of Mary Burch, w/o T.
Tombstone of Elizabeth M. Burch.
Tombstone of Ruth, w/o Z. Burch.
Tombstone of Robert A. Burch.
Tombstone of Talbott & L. Riley Burch.
Tombstone of Elizabeth Burch, w/o Jesse.
Tombstone of Richard T. Burch.
Tombstone of Isabella (McHenry) Burch.
Tombstone of William Burch.
Tombstone of Mary Burch, w/o Jessie.
Tombstone of Virginia, w/o F. H. Edwards.
Tombstone of Elizabeth Lowry.
Tombstone of J. D. Lowry.
Tombstone of John Lowry.
Tombstone of Rebecca Lowry.
Tombstone of Malvina McHenry Mason.
Tombstone of Benjamine McHenry.
Tombstone of James McHenry.
Tombstone of Joseph McHenry.
Tombstone of J. W. Wilson.
Tombstone of C. W. Baker.
Tombstone of James Baker.

BURCH:
Zephaniah - died Mar. 14, 1866, 58yrs 5m 10days
Ruth, wife of Z., died Dec 27, 1867, 52yrs 5m 17days
Robert A., March 30, 1863 - Oct 30, 1890
William, son of Z. & R., died Feb 1852, 6yrs old
Elizabeth, wife of Jesse, died March 2, 1852
Elizabeth M. born Mar 10,1851 died Sep 28, 1868
Mary, wife of T., Oct 25, 1832 - June 27, 1866
Mary, Jan 27, 1866 - May 23, 1866
Edgar W., son of L. R. & M., July 21, 1891 - July 11, 1892
Talbott, Jan 5, 1830 - April 24, 1891
L. Riley, Jan 17, 1857 - May 22, 1894
Richard T., died Dec 21, 1881 - 81yrs 11m 20days
Isabella (McHenry), wife of Richard, died May 6, 1874 - 62yrs

MCHENRY:
Joseph, son of G. W. & A., died April 19, 1855 - 15yrs 11m 22days
WEEP NOT FOR ME
MY PARENTS DEAR
I AM NOT DEAD
BUT SLEEPING HERE

Benjamine, son of J & M. J., died Dec 11, 1860 - 8yrs 4m 14days
Malvina, wife of O. G. Mason, daughter of G. W. & A. McHenry, died Jun 19, 1871 - 34yrs 12m 12days
James died July 27, 1884 - 69yrs - (Bob McHenry)
Amstard, son of J. & S. A., died Mar 2, 1859 - 8yrs
Hiram, son of G. & A., died Apr 7, 1855 - 11yrs 6m 12days - (Bob McHenry)
Anaslow, son of J. & S. A., died Dec 19, 1856 - 6yrs
Franklin, son of J. & A., Mar 25, 1857
Margaret J., daughter of J. & A., Dec 14, 1856

LOWERY:
J. D. died May 11, 1893 - 39yrs 3m 9days
Elizabeth died Sep 24, 18?? - 47yrs 6m 5days
John died Oct 25, 1892 - 66yrs
Rebecca

BAKER:
C. W. Jan 21, 1868 - Dec 26, 1893
James Sep 22, 1826 - Apr 1896

HARRIS:
William Nov 16, 1805 - Apr 18, 1877
Charlotte S., wife of William, Dec 15, 1815 - Aug 11, 1894
Emi. A. D., daughter of W. & C., died Apr 22, 1862 - 1yr 8m 16days

COULTER:
Joanna, daughter of A. & M., died Mar 2, 1863 - 5m 2days
John H., son of A. & M., died Aug 2, 1868 11m 6days

THESE ARE THE EXACT READINGS ON THE STONES.


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