Floyd County Historical Society


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Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA


 
 
 

  

WALTON CEMETERY

Pee Wee Drive, S.E.
N 37 01.337  W 80 07.174
Across from a house which was the home of
Pee Wee Webb
Documented 2004 by Mary Conner Williams
& Mary Leigh Williams

 

 

James W. Walton, Sr.                                                   23 Nov 1805   16 Jan 1900

Louisa (Walton) Walton  (wife of James W.)                             1808   14 Dec 1871 

James W. Walton, Jr.                                                   14 Dec 1847    22 Jul 1934

Elvira S(usan Conner) Walton                                      28 Nov 1853   17 Feb 1883
    
1st w/o James W., Jr.

Mary Jane Conner                                                        24 Nov 1856     6 May 1937
    
2nd w/o James W., Jr.

Enzo L. Walton                                                            10 Oct 1884    3 Apr 1904

Wyoming W. Walton                                                      7 Apr 1886    3 Apr 1904

    Above only two sons of James, Jr. & Mary to live beyond childhood.  They died within an hour of each other and share a stone.  The next five are the children that died young.

Dary E. Walton                                                            12 Aug 1887    8 May 1888

Purley E. Walton  (dau)                                                11 Mar 1889    10 May 1891

Ulus B. Walton                                                             27 Jun 1890     12 Jul 1890

George A. Walton                                                        22 Aug 1892      6 Sep 1892

Babe of J.W. & Mary Jane Walton                                               6 Sep 1893

 

Daniel W. Walton                                                         16 May 1876   17 May 1960
  
S/o James W., Jr. & Elvira

Eliza J. (Richards) Walton,  w/o Daniel                           6 May 1876    10 Jan 1950
  
(d/o _____ & Bier Richards – from marriage record)

George Ellis Walton                                                                  1898                1926

Minnie Eva Walton                                                                   1904                1920

Nina Mary Walton                                                                    1906                1922
   
(Above three are children of Daniel & Eliza and share stone)

Flora (D.) Walton Meadows                                         (15 Jul) 1902    (19 Nov 1999)

Ernest Ephrem Meadows  h/o Flora                              (22 Apr) 1902    (   Feb) 1976

James Wellington Walton                                              11 Feb 1909      5 Dec 1972
    
VA  CPL US Army WWII

Myrtle Snow Walton                                                                1919                1965

Frank E. Walton                                                           7 Dec 1912     15 Apr 1971
    
VA  SGT 372 FTR GP AAF WWII

   (Above three are children of Daniel & Eliza)

James Washington Walton                                            14 Jan 1923     29 Apr 1989
   
MSGT US Air Force WWII

 Cephas L. Walton  h/o Nancy                                             Oct 1840      24 Aug 1884
  
(brother to James W. Walton, Jr.)

Nancy A. (Richards) Walton                                           20 Jan 1842?               1890?

L. L. Walton  (thought this might be Liza Lee Walton, d/o Cephas & Nancy, b. abt 1867)

Lewis Napoleon Walton                                                  16 Jan 1870     30 Dec 1937
   
S/o Cephas L. Walton

Melvina Elizabeth Walton                                                  24 Aug 1868    20 Dec 1937
  
W/o Lewis, d/o Isaac & Ruth Poff

Ruth Mary (Walton) Tubman                                              14 Apr 1896    6 Jul 1983
    
D/o Lewis & Melvina Walton  (w/o Dr. James Richard Tubman)

Cassie Ann (Walton) Austin                                                19 Nov 1901   17 Aug 1964
   
D/o Lewis & Melvina Walton, w/o Lewis

Lewis Arthur Austin                                                               6 Jun 1896      17 Feb 1966

Pearl Emma Walton  d/o Lewis & Melvina                            29 Mar 1900    11 Jan 1938

Lynwood Jackson Walton  s/o Pearl Emma Walton                 5 Apr 1921     27 Nov 1938 

B. Ann Lacock Walton   *                                                                  1931                1976

Kenneth Duane Walton   *                                                                  1955                1976 

Berry (Rudick) Richards  h/o Eva                                              5 Dec 1854     25 Nov 1922

Eva S(usannah Craghead) Richards                                           24 May 1859   27 Oct 1934

   (Berry a brother to Nancy Ann Richards & James Riley Richards.  Children of William N. Richards & Mary “Polly” Vest)

Inez A(lice) Richards                                                                24 Nov 1885   1 Apr 1957

Ennis M(arion) Richards                                                           17 Dec 1901    2 Nov 1946
  
Children of Berry & Eva 

Rosanna Shockey  m/o Giles                                                     13 Mar 1827    3 Jun 1896

Giles W. Shockey                                                                     23 Oct 1859    13 May 1939

Lavina Walton Shockey                                                               4 Jun 1863      5 Sep 1884
   
1st w/o Giles, d/o Cephas & Nancy

Constant J. Shockey                                                                 13 Aug 1882    21 Aug 1892
   
D/o Giles & Lavina

Mary G. King Shockey                                                             25 Nov 1866   3 Sep 1939
  
2nd w/o Giles

Bertha M. Shockey                                                                              1896               1997

Helen E. S(hockey) Stump                                                                    1898               1969
  
Above two daughters of Giles & Mary

 James Riley Richards                                                                    Jun 1857         May 1906
  
(illegible stone; dates from other sources.  Brother to Berry and Nancy Ann Richards)

Susannah E(llen Elizabeth Dickerson)                                        4 Aug 1858     13 May 1906
 
(w/o James Riley Richards and dau/o Moses Dickerson & Sarah Pugh)

E(rnest) A(lphonea) Richards                                                    24 Apr 1880    27 Oct 1883
 
S/o James & Susannah 

Maynard L. Richards      s/o James & Susannah                        1 Jan 1886      11 May 1906

W(illiam) H(ayden) Craighead  (h/o Louisa)                              20 Dec 1853    21 Dec 1903

Louisa M(ary Walton) Craighead                                              27 Aug 1861    29 Mar 1931
   
(d/o Cephas & Nancy)

Theora Craighead                                                                     14 May 1893   5 Jun 1894

Mary E. Craighead                                                                   18 Apr 1902    5 Jun 1903

Doctor Albert Craighead                                                          20 Oct 1890    7 Mar 1975
  
(above three are children of William & Louisa)

(Additional information on Craigheads from Paul Craghead.  William was a twin to Paul’s great-grandfather James Robert Craghead.  Note they spelled their surname differently.)

 

*  Relationship not certain.  From SSDI:  Duane Walton b. 6 Feb 1955  d. Aug 1975

  • SSDI record for B. Ann Lacock Walton not found

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 

 

 

 



 

 

 

           

 

 

 



 
 
 
 
 

 

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