Monday, March 28, 2011

Buchanan County Cemeteries

World War II Deaths in Buchanan County, Virginia

Funeral at the Levi Lester Cemetery - 1938

The funeral of William Anderson Lester in October 1938 was the reason for this gathering at the Levi Lester Cemetery at Pounding Mill Branch, Hurley. The people at the funeral were (back row) from left Rev. Taylor Blankenship, Frances Baker, Rev. Bland England; and front, Pricey Baker, John Lester, Mindy Lester, Polly Lester Hall Blankenship, and Jim Lester. The picture was submitted to the Good Old Days in the Virginia Mountaineer by Myrel Miller Justus, daughter of Polly and niece of deceased John, Tim, and Mindy.

1909 Buchanan County Confederate Pension List

The 1890 Union Veterans Census for Buchanan County, Virginia