Shelton Family Cemetery
Cabell County, West Virginia
Guyan River Road
Lat: 38°25'42"N, Lon: 82°19'13"W
Contributed by Candie Freeman, May 29, 2001 [email@example.com].
Total records = 5.
The cemetery is located on a knoll of the Smith property, within sight
of the railroad tracks and just pass the railroad underpass, on Guyan
Compiled 29 May 2001 from actual tombstones readings. Contains all
visible tombstones The cemetery is abandoned and uncared for.
The site was recently cleared but other stones are believed to be buried
under the heavy overgrowth and topsoil. All the tombstones are broken
or separated from their base and lie flat on the ground.
- Candie Freeman
Johnson, Mary L., d. 9/23/1824, age: 21 yrs, Wife of James F. Johnson
Johnson, Richard M., d. 10/2/1823, age: 6 weeks 3 days, Infant
son of James F. Johnson and Mary L. Johnson His Wife
Shelton, George Washington, d. 7/7/1850, age: 39y 4m 1d, Son of
James & Susan Shelton
Shelton, James, d. 8/21/1852, age: 62ys., "Brother thou art gone
to rest, And this shall be our prayer, That when we reach our journey's
end, Thy glory we may share."
Shelton, Susan (Hannan), b. 1/22/1796, d. 10/8/1869, age: 73yrs,
Wife of James Shelton
??, ??, A. F. W.,"Loose footstone with initials A.F.W. Believed to be
America Fenton Wilson, infant
??, ??, SM,Loose fieldstone with initials SM,
??,??, Fieldstone only, no inscription
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