Washington County PAGenWeb 
Genealogy Project

About the Washington County PAGenWeb Project


Search ALL my Sites.

Information Card for Barnabas McNamee Cemetery
Washington Co., PA

Washington County, Pennsylvania Cemetery Database – 
compiled by Gina Nestor, 2001. jgnestor AT comcast.net

 Cemetery List Contributed by 


Cemetery Name: Barnabas McNamee Cemetery 

Address: 

Phone: 

Location: On the Michael Mahaffey Farm on Barneys Run Road in West Pike Run Twp., Washington Co., PA. 

Background: The Lintons (Bg Note - Joshua and his son Mahlon) came from Bucks County, PA., to this township, and about the year 1800 the father purchased the land upon which Barney McNamee had settled.
Source: Boyd Crumrine, "History of Washington County, Pennsylvania with Biographical Sketches of Many of Its Pioneers and Prominent Men" (Philadelphia: L. H. Leverts & Co., 1882). East Bethlehem Twp. (pp. 764-774) 

When Barnabus McNamee bought the tract it was called “Mason’s Bower”.  On this map you can see the J. Linton and O.M. Linton (Olive M.) property along Barneys Run Rd. south of Centerville: 
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~pawashin/atlas/ebethmap.html

There are 3 known unmarked graves of Barnabas McNamee (1793), Mary McNamee (1809), his wife, and Jacob McNamee (1811), his son. The graves were unmarked because of Quaker doctrine at that time.

Census: Published in "Washington Co., PA Cemeteries, East and West Pike Run Twps. and Related Burials", compiled by Floyd Gillis. Copy in genealogical collection at Citizens Library, Washington, PA. 

More Information: Bill Good wrote: "If anyone has photos or finds the cemetery location I would love to know or receive photos."  Write to him at <bill-good1 AT comcast.net>.

^ Information Card Made & on Index


* THIS MATERIAL WAS EXCERPTED FROM A LISTING IN "MISCELLANEOUS CEMETERIES, WASHINGTON COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, VOLUME IV", 1983.  This volume and others can be found in the Citizens Library, Washington PA.  Material on this website has been both added to and deleted from the original.

Blue mottled Spacer Line

Return to Home Page

This is the Washington County PAGenWeb Genealogy Project

Site Map

Submission Guidelines and Privacy Rights

 

Website updated by current webmaster from 2005 continuously through current year ; See Site History

To submit material for the website or to report a broken link, start your subject line with "WCPA" followed by specific subject and email me at:  Washington.Co.Pa.Webmaster AT gmail.com     ( washington.co.pa.webmaster "AT" gmail.com ).   I spend most of my time adding new material so please allow at least 14 days for a reply.

Notice: Links the webmaster gives to outside websites are provided to enhance your research and understanding of history and genealogy. However, The USGenWeb Project does not offer any endorsement of any outside sites or their contents.  This notice applies to all pages within the "Washington County PAGenWeb".

© 2006 to 2012 ;  2013 Judith Ann Florian, all rights reserved.  Website is updated weekly or monthly, as I receive submissions or when I complete a transcribing project. The materials (files) located on this website are the property of the webmaster and the contributors. Material is for personal research and may NOT  be included in any for-fee collection or publication.

History of this website - The first PAGenWeb Washington County coordinator was Jean Suplick Matuson [who developed Chartiers.com. She was followed by Georgeann Malowney [who took over Chartiers.com], then Peggy Tebbetts, and lastly, Christina Hunt who each held prior copyrights over this website.  Each coordinator has contributed much to the preservation of Washington County genealogical information/history.

This Washington County PA website is a current member of PAGenWeb and the USGenWeb.