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Point Pleasant in Mason County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Early Graves

 
 
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By J. J. Prats, September 28, 2018
1. Early Graves Marker
Inscription. In Point Pleasant Cemetery are graves of John Roush and John Roseberry, Revolutionary War soldiers, Major Andres Waggener, hero of Craney Island in the War of 1812, and others who were prominent in early history.
 
Location. 38° 50.853′ N, 82° 8.183′ W. Marker is in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, in Mason County. Marker is at the intersection of Viand Street (West Virginia Route 62) and 9th Street, on the right when traveling north on Viand Street. Touch for map. At the cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Point Pleasant WV 25550, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Jesse Bennett (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Haymond Polsley (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Seventh Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Point Pleasant (approx. ¼ mile away); Silver Bridge Collapse (approx. ¼ mile away); West Virginia / Ohio (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Silver Bridge Collapse (approx. ¼ mile away); George Rogers Clark (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Point Pleasant.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar of 1812War, US Revolutionary
 
Early Graves Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 28, 2018
2. Early Graves Marker
Soldiers of the American Revolution image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 28, 2018
3. Soldiers of the American Revolution
John Roseberry, John Roush and Unknown Soldiers. Erected by Col. Chas. Lewis, Chap. N.S.D.A.R., November 11, 1946.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 16, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 16, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Gravestone of Major Andres Waggener • Can you help?
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