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Fairmont in Marion County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Woodlawn Cemetery Historic District

 
 
Woodlawn Cemetery Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, May 1, 2021
1. Woodlawn Cemetery Historic District Marker
Inscription.  
Woodlawn Cemetery
Historic District

First Burial, April 15, 1875
Incorporated, December 16, 1885
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical date for this entry is April 15, 1874.
 
Location. 39° 29.344′ N, 80° 8.225′ W. Marker is in Fairmont, West Virginia, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Maple Avenue and Anderson Street, on the left when traveling east on Maple Avenue. The marker is below the Woodlawn Cemetery sign on the pillar at the entrance to the cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 335 Maple Ave, Fairmont WV 26554, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Woodlawn Cemetery Chapel (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Graves of the Pierponts (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alpheus F. Haymond / Thomas S. Haymond
Woodlawn Cemetery Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, May 1, 2021
2. Woodlawn Cemetery Historic District Marker
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Francis H. Pierpont Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Attack on Fairmont (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fairmont (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairmont.
 
Regarding Woodlawn Cemetery Historic District. Added to the National Register of Historic Places on April 14, 2004.
 
Civil War Veteran Grave image. Click for full size.
By Bradley Owen, May 1, 2021
3. Civil War Veteran Grave
One of 113 Civil War veterans that are buried in Woodlawn Cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Last updated on May 2, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 1, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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