Higgs Cemetery

Submitted by Sharon Jones. Readings by Mark & Jim Myers, May 2004.

LOCATION: Rt 29, Burch Ridge Road, down an old driveway between Coon Run and the road. The GPS coordinates are N39 47.410' W80 49.360'.

Note from Mark Myers, 6/22/2007: Higgs Cemetery - more accurate GPS coordinates are N39 47.406', W80 49.303'. CAUTION: Watch out for the open well or cistern at the NE corner of the abandoned dwelling.

There were two standing graves and no evidence of sinkers. Thirty years ago, Jim Myers remembered several more small white stones. They may be buried in the dense vegetation.


Leonora B Higgs, d/o G & C Higgs - Died Feb 13, 1873 - Aged 2mos 3ds


Catharine Higgs - d/o G & C Higgs - Died Sep 10, 1878 - Aged 2yrs 8 mos 13ds

(G & C are George & Caroline)