Metcalfe County Genealogy

Metcalfe County Cemetery Book

  1. TUDOR: 1877. Left off 90 at the B & M Drive-in and pass the elementary school at Summer Shade. Out the Nobob Road 0.5 mile. Right at first road past the school (Humphrey Rd). From the turn, graves are west abt 1000 ft on the south side of the hill. Tudor (oral - no information).
  2. TUDOR GRAVE: From Wisdom on 68-80 turn N on Hwy 640 and go 5.2 miles. Turn left on Crenshaw Rd and go 1.8 miles. Turn right on Will Cassady Rd and go 1.3 miles. Cem. on right abt 500 feet from road in a fence row. Tudor.
  3. TUDOR-ERNIE FERRELL: 1978. 0.8 mile e of Junction 640 and Hwy 90 in Summer Shade. On 90, turn right at the first drive after the Summer Shade Cemtery Road. Go 0.1 mile downlane to a house. Between house and barn in edge of garden abt 200 ft from the house. Tuder. Note- spelled both ways.
  4. TWYMAN CEMETERY: 1979. From jct of 640 and 70 go 2.1 miles west on 70. Turn left opposite Edwards Store and go 0.4 mile. Turn right and go 0.4 mile; on the right on the Bob Twyman farm: Twyman, Crenshaw.
  5. VANZANT CEMETERY: Knob Lick, turn SE on Hwy 11243, go 6.6 miles. On the right behind a tobacco barn: Vanzant
  6. WADE-FLETCHER: 1979. From junction of 163 and 90 go 0.8 miles east on 90 to Beaumont. North on Beaumont-Goodluck Rd for 1.3 miles. Right into private drive. House is abt 500 ft off rd and cemetery is abt 500 ft SE of house. Wade, Estes, Fletcher.
  7. WADE-PIERCY-EDWARD GENTRY. 1978. From junction of 90 and 163 go 1 mile S on 163 to the Apple Grove Rd. Right and go 2.2 miles. Right on Gentry Rd and go 0.6 miles. When road forks go left and go abt 500 ft. On the right abt 500 ft from road. Piercey, Wade, Tidings, Morgan, Harlan, Lane, Charlton, Wells, Gill, Williams.
  8. WALKER-LEE-BRADLEY: 1979. 0.6 miles west of Knob Lick on 70. Turn right on the Pleasant Valley Road and go 0.6 mile. On the right: Compton, Walker, Ball, Jones, Jessie, Simmons, Lambirth, Robertson, Lee, Stark, Beard, Kelly.
  9. WALTON CEMETERY: 3.7 miles N of Hiseville on 740 going to Park. In the corner between 740 and 1243 on the right side of the yard on the Frank Walton farm (1979): Walton
  10. WEBB CEMETERY: On Hwy 314, 1.5 miles SW of Center. Turn NW on Hwy 677 and go one mile. Turn left on Hwy 1801 going SW. Go 1 mile and turn right. Go to end of road 0.4 miles. On right of a tood shed near a barn: Webb, Locke, Reynolds, Rock, Wells
  11. WHITLOW: 1979, from Randolph take 640 west, go 0.4 mile, turn left on gravel road and go 0.2 mile. On the left along side of the road between road and woods. No tombstones found - oral tradition says there are possibly Andersons buried there; Whitlows owned the farm who bought it from the Gosssetts who bought it from the Wrights.
  12. WHITLOW-PEDIGO-NORRIS-ODELL CLARK-JAMES GARMON. 1978. Abt 2 miles E of Summer Shade on 90. Turn north on 163 and go 2.5 miles. On the right abt 250 ft off highway. Page, Norris, Whitlow, Pedigo.
  13. WILCOXSON GRAVE: 1977. 4 1/4 miles N on 640, right at the Wilbur Glass Rd. Go 0.7 mile to the rroad that turn at Wilber's house. On the bank on opposite side of the road from driveway. Wilcoxson - no data, related to the BURKE fmily (oral).
  14. WILLIAMS CEMETERY: 1980. On Edwin Williams farm 0.8 mile NW of Sulphur Well on 869. Turn right on a gravel road and go 0.6 miles. On the left: Clark, Compton, Williams, Poynter.
  15. WILLIAMS-NEAL: 1979. 0.2 mile from Sulphur Well on 70 west. Turn right on 869 and go 0.3 mile. Turn right on Sulphur Well-Seven Springs Road going north and go 0.8 miles. On the left of the road. Porter, Burton, Compton, Neal, Marcum, Williams, Kinnaird, Daugherty, Price, Clark.
  16. WILLOW SHADE GRAVES: 1982. on 90, on a hill in front of the store. No stones, no names.
  17. WILSON-MALCOM HARBISON: 1978. 6.5 miles N of Summer Shade on 640. right at the Clayton Barrett Rd and go 0.2 mile to a fork. Right and go 0.1 mile. Turn at tobacco barn; SE of barn abt 200 ft. All by oral tradition: Smith.
  18. WITHERS-TRUE. 1979. 0.6 miles west of Knob Lick on Hwy 70. Turn right on the Pleasant Valley Rd and go 3 miles. Turn right after the church. Go 0.7 mile on a gravel road, always bearing right until a barn and house is reached. Abt 500 ft sw of the house an barn, on a hill. Withers, True, Hiser.
  19. WITTY-RAY NORMAN: 1978. 1.5 miles W of jct of 640 and 90. Right at Fred Pedigo Rd. Follow gravel rd abt 1 mile until it comes to a fork. Left for abt 250 ft to a tobcco barn. Abt 250 ft back and on right of barn at edge of woods. Witty, Word, K---.
  20. WOODWARD: 1979. From Savoyard on 314 turn SE on 1243 and go 1.8 miles. Turn right on gravel rd and go 0.3 mile. Abt 1000 ft south of the road and abt 500 ft SW of the tobacco barn. Woodward.
  21. YOUNG CEMETERY: On 314 go 1.5 miles SW of Center, turn NW on 677, go 1 mile. Turn left on 1801 going SW. Go 0.6 mile, turn right. About 0.3 mile off the road on the farm of Mart Young (1979). Young, Bayless, Huff, Harlow.

Two additional cemeteries, not shown on the map below:

  • HUFFMAN-FRANKLIN-TYLER ALEXANDER: Black. 1977, abt 3 miles SE of Randolph on Mt. Moriah Church-Randolph Rd. Go abt 0.5 mile SW off the latter road to the old Tyler farm. Huffman, Franklin, Evans, Copel (oral) an Travis (oral).
  • SCHLINKER CEMETERY: 1980. From Wisdom on 68-80 turn north on 640 and go 5.2 miles. Go left on Crenshaw Rd and go 1.2 miles. Turn right on Will Cassady Rd and go 0.9 miles. On the right of the road: Schlinker, Hayes.

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