Doors to the Past

Ball (George)

BALL (GEORGE) CEMETERY
Cabell County, West Virginia


Ball (George) Detail List

Latitude: N 38 26.146
Longitude: W 082 05.787
Elevation: 700 feet
Accuracy: 23 feet


From Milton take US Route 60 East to Kilgore Creek Road. Milton City Hall will be on the right across from the entrance to Kilgore Ck. Turn left onto Kilgore Ck. and go 0.7 miles.  At the top of the hill park on the Right hand side of the road and walk to the highest point of the hill on your Right (right hand side of the road).   The cemetery is overgrown and in bad shape.  Most of the markers have been knock over and are lying on the ground.   

Read November 5,  2004.
Submitted by Barry Huffstutler
                 
Candie Freeman


BALL

Note:  This is a Large Headstone that serves as the Headstone for
 several graves.

CLEATUS
1890 1907

____________________

KERSEY
1886 1906

____________________

GEORGE  W.  BALL
1858 1919

____________________

MOTHER
1858 1894

Note:  The next 2 names are on different sides of the stone and the
 stone has a verse on it.

HATTIE
ETHEL
BALL
DIED
JULY  9,
1894
AGE
1Y.  5M.  10D
 
BALL

Footstone:  "S. I. B."

____________________

SARAH
ISABELL
BALL
DIED
JULY  13,
1908
AGE
40Y.  4M.

Footstone:  "H. E. B."

Note:  The verse on the stone is.

In  my Father's  house
are  many  mansions.

LUE  ELLEN  BURGER
JUNE  10,  1874
FEB.  9,  1909
 
BURGER

Footstone:  "L. E. B."

Note:  The Burger lot has 4 corner markers with "P. B." on them.

There are also 5 footstones on the lot.  They are above the marker
for Lue Ellen Burger and just below the large headstone for the Ball.

Footstones:

"E. B."  --  "C. B."  --  "E. B."  --  "E. B."  --  "INFANT"

Possible names for these markers:

1.  Emmett Burger --  (1900 -- 1904)
2.  Clyde Burger  --  (02-17-1908 -- 03-27-1909)
3.  Ernest Burger  --  (11-19-1905 --  06-20-1906)
4.  Everett Elmer Burger  --  (02-1912 --  09-1918)
** Child of Peter Hansford & 2nd. wife Annie Burger **
5.  Infant Girl Burger  --  (1909 -- 1909)

Information from Barbara Hall


GLADYS  MAE  CART
1907 1930

MARY  JANE  CART
1876 1923

CHARLES  W.
SMITH
SEPT.  11,  1841
JAN.  26,  1908

There are several graves that are marked with Field Stones only and there are several sunken graves that are not marked at all.
There is also 1 marker that can't be read.

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