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Noah Wade Cemetery
Noah Wade Cemetery

The cemetery is now in a wooded area, on the edge of a Christmas tree farm, on Ferney Creek Road (Road # 769) Near where the road intersects with Indigo Mountain Road (Road # 740 )

Scene of the cemetery

Other graves marked only with stones

Eunice Wife of James L. Wade ..Born Sept. 1, 1864-Died Mar 31, 1887 First wife of James Lefait Wade July 1, 1865- about 1894, s/o Noah W.Wade (James second wife is Orlenia Duncan, whom he married August 25, 1889. Orlenia Duncan Wade is buried in White Rock Cemetery)

Footstone only, bearing the initials J.W.

There are two headstones, totally unreadable near Eunice, and the footstone J.W.

Martha Wade (Martha Jane Phillips Wade)Sept. 01 1847- Febr. 1905 (Wife of Noah W. Wade, Married July 11, 1864 in Floyd Co)

Nancy Slusher WAS BORN NOV. THE 11, 1859 DIED APR. THE 6TH , 1862 AGE 3 years 5 mo 27 dys

Mary E. Slusher MAY THE 19TH, 1857 Died OCT. THE 16, 1860

Photos provided by: Margie C Belcher; January 13, 2009

This cemetery is forgotten, it seems. I found it in 1978 when I was helping feed cattle on rented land. It was snowing, and I went to the trees to spread hay for the cattle in among the shelter there, so the snow would not cover up the hay before the cattle could eat it. I stumbled upon some stones, and saw other headstones in the area. I never forgot the cemetery, and now that I am no longer on the farm, or raising children, I have become interested in the genealogy of Floyd County. I am hoping to add to the broad knowledge of the cemeteries around Floyd, and maybe come upon some information that has not been known before, or locations that have had no directions of how to find them.

There are other stones in this cemetery, with no identification.