Historic Hampshire County, WV
West Virginia's Oldest County
 

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FRENCH / MURPHY FAMILY CEMETERY, near Green Springs, WV.


Located Southwest of Green Springs, WV, about 6.3 miles out on the Arnold Stickley North Rd. (Rt.1/1), on private property.

  • Wm. T. French: died Dec 29, 1874; "Aged 41 yrs" "Killed by the cars".
  • Wm. A. Howard: born Jul 22, 1815; died Sep 28, 1849; "Aged 34 yrs 2 mos 6 dys".
  • Francis Murphy: born Jan 2, 1771; died Aug 26, 1807; "Son of Frank and Mary Murphy".
  • Mary Murphy: born Feb 1785; died Mar 1, 1839; "Wife of Frank Murphy afterward of Conway Rector".
  • Frank M. Myers: born Aug 10, 1833; died Nov 4, 1862; "Died in Vicksburg, Miss".
  • John Myers: born Nov 17, 1802; died Feb 8, 1851.
  • Sarah C. Myers: [stone almost completely buried in the ground].
  • Bettie Rector: died Jun 1824; "Aged 4 yrs".
  • Conway Rector: born Apr 7, 1767; died Apr 4, 1823.
  • Evelina R. Stump: "Died in 28th year of her age" "Wife of J.J. Stump and Daughter of Conway & Mary Rector".

    The current owner of the property is in the process of fixing up this cemetery.


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