GWINN FAMILY CEMETERY
Milton, Cabell Co., WV

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Located off of Newman's Branch Road, Milton, WV. Turn off of US 60 in Milton to Newman's Branch road. Turn left onto gravel road, several miles out Newman's and right before the road passes over the creek. The intersection to Mills Branch Road can be seen ahead pass the "S" curve in the road. From gravel road, turn first left on dirt road, go up hill. The cemetery is fenced and well maintained.

The following list was compiled by actual reading of the tombstones. All the information, excluding annotation, is written on the tombstone. Annotations are included following the entry for the majority of the stones. Abbreviations are used for the following: d/o - dau of; s/o - son of; c/o - child of; w/o - wife of; and h/o - husband of. Submitted by: Candie Freeman
Read: 6 Aug 2001.
Revised: 23 Mar 2007.


BRUCE

Note: Footstone only, side-by-side with second Bruce footstone.


BRUCE

Note: Footstone only, side-by-side with the other Bruce footstone.


BEVERLEY F. CHILDERS
1914 - 1938

Fred Beverley Childers
Born: 02 Jan 1914, Milton, WV
Died: 21 Jul 1938, Milton, WV
Wife: Violet Cooper. Death was a homicide.
Parents: Charles C. & Eveleth Gwinn Childers.


CHILDERS
CHARLES C. EVELETH G.
1886 - 1942 1894 - 1954

ANNA
ELLIS
1888 - 1978

Note: d/o Thomas J. Gwinn & Matilda Bryant, w/o George T. Ellis. Homemade marker.


GEORGE T ELLIS
WEST VIRGINIA
PVT CO E 327 INFANTRY
WORLD WAR I
DEC 3 1890    JULY 30 1954

ANDREW GUINN.
DIED
MAY 31, 1879,
AGED
84 YS. 10 M. 16 D.

Note: Side-by-side with wife, Rachel Guinn.


RACHEL.
WIFE OF
A. GUINN.
DIED
FEB. 16, 1879,
AGED
73 YS. 6M. 28 D.

Note: Side-by-side with husband, Andrew Guinn, d/o David & Elizabeth Harshbarger.


ELLADEAN GWINN
1911 - 1950

Note: 13 Sep 1911 - 22 Mar 1950, d/o John A. Gwinn & Rachel Lykins


G. W. GWINN
AUG. 3, 1829
OCT. 27, 1914

Note: George Washington Gwinn, s/o Andrew & Rachel Guinn.


GWINN
JOHN A. RACHEL L.
MAY 3, 1879 APR. 3, 1885
FEB. 13, 1972 JAN. 24, 1957

GWINN (on top)
THOMAS J.
1848 - 1933

MATILDA
1848 - 1928

Note: Thomas Jefferson Gwinn, s/o Andrew & Rachel Guinn.


WALTER
GWINN
1884
1970

Note: Homemade marker, Walter J., s/o Thomas J. & Matilda Gwinn. SSDI states b. 11 Mar 1885, d. Jul 1970.


JEAROLD  "CHUCKIE"
HARSHBARGER
APRIL 17, 1949
MAY 20, 2004

Note: Jearold A., s/o Harold H. Harshbarger & Dorothy Alford.


HOLLEY
ODAS ERNESTINE
MAY 18, 1909 JULY 8, 1907
MAY 24, 1971 NOV. 3, 1946

SON
BRUCE DALE
KIRBY
NOV. 13, 1955
JAN. 5, 1986

Born: Cabell Co., WV  Died: Huntington, WV  Burial: 08 Jan 1986  Age: 30
Parents: Vintson Gilbert Kirby & Hazel Mae Gwinn
Source: Heck Funeral Home


JESSIE KIRBY
JULY 24, 1949
AUG. 18, 1949

Note: s/o Vintson Kirby & Hazel M. Gwinn.


KIRBY
Precious Memories  
VINTSON G. JR. HAZEL M.
1924 -.- 1979 1926 -.-    

Vintson Gilbert Kirby Age: 55
Born: 19 Nov 1924, Milton, WV
Died: 04 Dec 1979, Huntington, WV Burial: 06 Dec 1979
Wife: Hazel Mae Gwinn
Parents:  Vinston Kirby & Georgia Hutchinson
Source: Heck Funeral Home


IN LOVING MEMORY OF BOOGY  
   
AYDON SHANE  
LUCAS - VICKERS MAW MAW'S
  LITTLE
MAR. 21, MAY 5, ANGEL
2005 2005  

Note: Precious son of Richard G. & Ashley N. Young Vickers.


NANNIE GWINN MEYER
1875 - 1945

Note: Nancy, d/o Thomas J. & Matilda Guinn, w/o Milton Meyer.


Shull

Note: Homemade marker, no dates or second name.


Shull

Note: Homemade marker, no dates or second name.


SHULL
LARRY A. BARBARA J.
SEPT. 15, 1957 SEPT. 20, 1955
  MAY 27, 1989

PATRICIA J. STROUBE
(SHULL)
JUNE 26, 1940
JUNE 7, 2000
GONE BUT NOT
FORGOTTEN

EDWARD
THOMPSON
NOV. 25, 1829
MAR. 8, 1889
 
Footstone: E. T.

 

FOOTSTONES ONLY:
BRUCE -see listing above
BRUCE -see listing above
G. W. G.. (footstone near entrance, sunken grave on left and right.

UNMARKED:
Adult size grave on right side of tombstone of G. W. Gwinn. Possibly that of his wife, Hettie F. Kilgore Gwinn.
Four very old bases, 2 for headstones & 2 for the footstones, located near entrance of cemetery where the oldest markers stand. The top part of these 2 graves are missing. (see photo2)
Fieldstone only, adult size grave beside tombstone of Jessie Kirby.
Three sunken adult size graves.

1. Gwinn, Norma   (Female)
      Dates: (Born: 1912 -- Died: 03-14-1929 -- Buried: 03-16-1929)   Age: 16
      Died in Huntington, W.Va.
      Parents:  C. C. Gwinn & Rachel Lykins
      Source: West Virginia Archives


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Copyright 2001-07 Candace Freeman

Revised: Mar 23,  2007

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