Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery

ID#1127
Oak Grove United Methodist Church, Fork Ridge Road, Marshall County, West Virginia
Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery - established 1812.
Location: behind the Oak Grove United Methodist Church, Fork Ridge Road, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia.

"First church building, a log cabin, erected in 1812. Both this and the church building that followed were destroyed by fire. Present church constructed in 1879. Extra land purchased in 1970 from the John McGary heirs to provide additional burial plots." 1

Click on camera icon(s) to view photo of the plaque above the church building door. Use your browser's back button to return here.2

The following person(s) were buried here (appearing in chronological order per death/burial date):

George W. Pierce, b. about 1826, d. November 18523

Eliza Gibson, b. about 1813, d. 25 October 18654,5

Clara A. Love, b. about 1861, d. 19 March 18806

Jennie A. Love, b. 14 August 1862, d. 9 November 18837

William McGary, b. 8 January 1813, d. 20 August 18908

Arthur McGary, b. 11 February 1823, d. 27 April 18999

Rachel J. Aston, b. 25 December 1838, d. 31 October 190010,11

James Aston, b. 2 April 1831, d. 26 September 1904, burial 27 September 190410

Clarence E. Aston, b. 31 July 1897, d. 13 October 1904, burial 15 October 190412

David W. Aston, b. 10 October 1903, d. 28 April 190513

John McGary, b. 17 October 1853, d. 12 September 190914

Rose Aston, b. 11 November 1900, d. 11 June 1924, burial 15 June 192415,16,17

Rose May Aston, b. 11 June 1924, d. 25 July 1924, burial 27 July 192418,16,17

Louisa McGary, b. 2 April 1836, d. 28 May 1926, burial 31 May 192619,9

Mary Rose Aston, b. 28 July 1931, d. 26 September 1931, burial 27 September 193120

John A. McGary, b. 25 February 1870, d. 18 March 1937, burial 20 March 193721,22

Roxie Gertrude (Moore) Aston, b. 28 April 1910, d. 7 April 194323

David W. Ferrell, b. 8 February 1892, d. 4 February 194424,25,26

Clara McGary, b. 25 December 1898, d. 5 May 1945, burial 8 May 194527,28

Maud F. (Roberts) McGary, b. 15 July 1870, d. 26 April 1947, burial 29 April 194722

Charles G. Aston, b. 7 February 1863, d. 2 October 1948, burial 5 October 194829

Mary Idella Marshall, b. 1919, d. 195330

Della Aston, b. 20 February 1868, d. 19 May 1958, burial 22 May 195831

Ethel May (Aston) Marshall, b. 21 December 1891, d. 1970, burial 197032

Ruth V. McGary, b. November 1908, d. 197233

Adda L. McGary, b. 3 September 1905, d. 197234

Roy L. McGary, b. 26 February 1904, d. January 1974, burial 197433

Lee L. McGary, b. 16 September 1899, d. July 198228

Mary D. Ferrell, b. 8 August 1901, d. 29 March 198626

Helen L. Aston, b. 2 August 1926, d. 22 August 1998, burial 24 August 199835

Lewis A. Aston Sr., b. 8 November 1906, d. 15 July 2000, burial 18 July 200035

Clarence D. Ferrell, b. 24 September 1929, d. 20 October 200236
Last Edited Date=15 Jan 2016

Citations

  1. History of Marshall County West Virginia 1984, p. 75 (submitted by Mary Alice Sypher).
  2. [S1809] Digital photograph taken by Jo Ellen Dalton on 26 May 2003 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church, Marshall County, West Virginia.
  3. [S1277] "Oak Grove Methodist Church Cemetery," submitted by Phyllis Slater and re-read by Karen Hucko in 1998, presented by The Marshall County WVGenWeb, online http://www.lindapages.com/marshall/cemetery/oak.htm. Information pertaining to George W. Pierce.
  4. [S1277] "Oak Grove Methodist Church Cemetery," submitted by Phyllis Slater and re-read by Karen Hucko in 1998, presented by The Marshall County WVGenWeb, online http://www.lindapages.com/marshall/cemetery/oak.htm. Information pertaining to Mary E. Gibson.
  5. [S2086] Mary E. Gibson, Find A Grave memorial no. 80793538, created by Charles Eugene Logston on 21 November 2011, online http://www.findagrave.com. Photograph by Bill Ferguson, uploaded 05 Oct 2013.
  6. [S2144] Clara A. Love, Find A Grave memorial no. 81279502, created by Charles Eugene Logston on 30 November 2011, online http://www.findagrave.com. Photograph by Bill Ferguson, uploaded 02 October 2013.
  7. [S2147] Jennie A. Love, Find A Grave memorial no. 81279492, created by Charles Eugene Logston on 30 November 2011, online http://www.findagrave.com. Photograph by Bill Ferguson, uploaded 02 October 2013.
  8. [S90] Digital photograph of William McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  9. [S90] Digital photograph of Arthur and Louisa McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  10. [S26] James and Rachel J. Aston gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  11. [S90] Digital photograph of James and Rachel J. Aston gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  12. [S773] Clarence Aston, Marshall County Register of Deaths, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 4132553_00475.jpg.
  13. [S90] Digital photograph of David W. Aston gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  14. [S26] John McGary gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  15. [S340] Rose Aston, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953109_0001356.jpg.
  16. [S26] Rose and Rose May Aston gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  17. [S39] Interview with Alda Louise (Harris) Kuhn, by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  18. [S341] Rosa May Aston, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953110_0001765.jpg.
  19. [S695] Eliza McGary (actually Louisa McGary), Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953325_000182.jpg.
  20. [S911] Mary Rose Aston, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953680_0000210.jpg.
  21. [S447] John McGary, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983276_0001377.jpg.
  22. [S90] Digital photograph of John A. and Maud F. McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  23. [S26] Roxie Gertrude Aston and Mary Rose Aston gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  24. [S26] David Ferrell gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  25. [S90] Digital photograph of David W. Ferrell gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  26. [S779] Digital photo of David W. and Mary D. Aston Ferrell gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery (Fork Ridge Road, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia), taken by Willy Nelson (WillynWV) on 18 March 2009, online http://www.flickr.com/photos/willynwv/3366345980/in/…. Permission to use on this site granted by Nelson on 24 June 2011.
  27. [S449] Clara McGary, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983802_0002611.jpg.
  28. [S90] Digital photograph of Lee L. and Clara McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  29. [S337] Charles Gibson Aston, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1984022_0001590.jpg.
  30. [S26] Mary Idella Marshall gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  31. [S692] Cancedella Aston, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 2074141_0002249.jpg.
  32. [S26] Ethel M. Marshall gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  33. [S26] Roy L. and Ruth V. McGary gravestone, Oak Grove United Methodist Cemetery, Marshall County, West Virginia; transcribed by Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton, 1983.
  34. [S90] Digital photograph of Adda L. McGary gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  35. [S90] Digital photograph of Lewis A. Sr. and Helen L. Aston gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.
  36. [S90] Digital photograph of Clarence D. Ferrell gravestone in Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery; photo taken by Jo Ellen Dalton, 26 May 2003.