William J. Summers1,2

ID#2236, b. 30 June 1853, d. 24 May 1929
Father: Alexander Summers
Mother: Anna "Ann" Frum

Birth date: 30 June 1853.1 In conflict with his birth record, William's gravestone indicates he was born in 1854; and that year agrees with the birth date of 19 June 1854 recorded on his death certificate.2,3
Birth place: Monongalia County, Virginia.1

William died at age 75 on 24 May 1929 at Little Falls, Monongalia County, West Virginia. The cause of death was severe burns from the explosion of an oil stove.2 William's body was interred on 26 May 1929 in the Pisgah Church Cemetery, 2718 Smithtown Road, Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia.2
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Last Edited Date=1 Oct 2012


  1. [S1082] William Summers, Monongalia County Register of Births, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx, file 00008.jpg.
  2. [S1646] William J. Summers, Certificate of Death, Monongalia County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1953472_0001817.jpg.
  3. [S1647] Digital photo of gravestone in Pisgah Cemetery, taken by Del Groves, online http://ourfamilysaga.com/showmedia.php. Permission to use on this site granted by Groves.