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Near Maidsville in Monongalia County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Price Memorial Cemetery

 
 
Price Memorial Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, December 20, 2021
1. Price Memorial Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
This tablet is dedicated to
the memory of
18 Revolutionary Soldiers
killed near here by the Indians
in 1778
Jacob Statler • James Piles • Joseph Wade • John McDaniels • Michael Kiderling
13 other names unknown
 
 
Erected 1928 by Elizabeth Ludington Hagans Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution through the generosity of A.C. Price and William Price family.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative AmericansWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1778.
 
Location. 39° 42.608′ N, 80° 7.896′ W. Marker is near Maidsville, West Virginia, in Monongalia County. Memorial is at the intersection of Mason Dixon Highway (West Virginia Route 7) and Mooresville Road (County Road 31), on the right when traveling west on Mason Dixon Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3694 Mason Dixon Hwy, Maidsville WV 26541, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of
Price Memorial Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, December 20, 2021
2. Price Memorial Cemetery Marker
Gravestones are located behind the marker, scattered among the trees.
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this marker, measured as the crow flies. Statler's Fort (approx. 0.4 miles away); Border Heroine (approx. Ύ mile away); Shanks Mill (approx. one mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Catawba War Path (approx. 1.4 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 3½ miles away in Pennsylvania); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away in Pennsylvania); The F-84F Thunderstreak (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maidsville.
 
Regarding Price Memorial Cemetery. A handful of gravestones with the name "Price" were observed in the cemetery, but the majority of the stones were worn to the point of being unreadable and none of the soldiers listed on the marker were found.
 
Price Memorial Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, December 20, 2021
3. Price Memorial Cemetery Marker
View is from the road with the marker seen at the far left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 28, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 28, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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Jun. 25, 2022