A list of Spanish American War Veterans buried in
West Virginia


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ADAM WARD, Pvt.,
 7th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (Tracewell Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood Co.,WV)

ALLARD, GEORGE E., Pvt.,
 U.S. Army (May 7, 1880 - June 5, 1927) (West Virginia National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

ANDERSON, CHARLES
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (Spence St. Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion Co., WV)

BALLAH, EZEKIEL HOWARD
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. A  (November 20, 1856 [gravestone notes 1857] - November 18, 1935)(Ballah Cemetery, Grant Town, Marion Co., WV)

BARNES, ABRAHAM H.
 (Samuel Linn Cemetery, Bentons Ferry, Fairmont, Marion Co., WV)*

BATDORF, JOHN E., Cpl.,
 12th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Co. C (Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co. WV)*

BAYLES, DELBERT D
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (July 24, 1880 - February 6, 1900) (Pierpont Cemetery, Pierpont, Monongalia Co., WV)*

BLACKBURN, CHARLES,
 15th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (1875-1932) (Baden Chapel Cemetery, Baden, Mason Co., WV)

BLACKBURN, RICHARD
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (Elk Garden Cemetery, Elk, Mineral Co., WV)*

BLACKWELL, JOSEPH D
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (May 21, 1876 - September 22, 1967) (Bethel Baptist Cemetery, Lubeck, Wood Co., WV)*

BOOKER, WILLIAM
 10th US Volunteer Infantry (Bethel (Crossroads) Cemetery, Huntington, Cabell Co., WV)*

BOSLEY, HERBERT N., Cpl.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (October 14, 1876 - January 14, 1967) (Fort Ashby Cemetery, Fort Ashby, Mineral Co., WV)*

BRADLEY, ELBERT W.
 49th Iowa Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (October 7, 1864 - August 11, 1956) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

BURKE, EDWIN ASHBY, Pvt.,
 3rd U.S. Volunteer Engineers, Co. G (December 29, 1873 - November 12, 1962) (Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co., WV)*

BURNS, WILLIE DELFORD, Pvt.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (1879-1954) (Bethlehem Church Cemetery, Grantsville, Calhoun Co., WV)

CARDER, QUILLA M., Sgt.,
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (December 3, 1868 - February 3, 1950) (Shinnston Masonic Cemetery, Shinnston, Harrison Co., WV)*

CATHERS, CHARLES M.
 3rd U.S. Volunteer Engineers, Co. G (Died October 22, 1932) (Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co., WV)*

CHRISTIAN, ENOS
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (September 3, 1873 - October 18, 1953) (Fox Hill Cemetery, So. Charleston, Kanawha Co., WV)*

CHRISTNER, ALFRED
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (Died December 10, 1947) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

COCHRAN, DAVID A.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, Wyoming Co., WV)*

CRIDER, OLIVER P.
 161 Indiana Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (Died 1935) (RD Dean Memorial Cemetery, Elk District, Mineral Co., WV)*

DELOE, SAMUEL FRANKLIN
 (Shinnston Masonic Cemetery, Shinnston, Harrison Co., WV)*

DOLHONDE, GEORGE D.
 2nd Louisiana Volunteer Infantry (Died September 25, 1941) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

DONALDSON, JOAB R.
 (September 8, 1836 - March 4, 1911) ( Donaldson Family Cemetery, Fairchance Rd., RT 857, Monongalia Co., WV)(Possibly a Civil War Veteran)*

DORSEY, ARTHUR L.
 (April 8, 1870 - September 30, 1951) (May Cemetery, Griffithsville, Lincoln Co., WV)*

DOSS, NICK J.,
 2nd Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (1875 - 1952) (Wildwood American Legion Cemetary, Beckley, Raleigh Co., WV)

EADS, WILLIAM H.
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (Died February 13,1942) (Lanham/Sunset Cemetery, Lanham, Putnam Co., WV)*

EDGAR, CHARLES W., Pvt.,
 Hospital Corps (March 20, 1870 - January 13, 1963) (Riverview Cemetery, Williamstown, Wood Co., WV)*

EDWARDS, GODFREY S., Pvt.,
 1st Washington Volunteer Infantry (April 13, 1873 - September 24, 1953) (Buffalo Memorial Park, Buffalo, Putnam Co., WV)*

FETTY, LOYD
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (Fairmont Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion Co., WV)*

GETTS, HIRAM T.
  4th Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. G (Shannon Cemetery, Baileysville, Wyoming Co., WV)*

GLADWELL, JAMES W., Cpl.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (June 7, 1877 - July 18, 1931) (Indian Camp Cemetery, Upshur Co., WV)*

GREER, SAMUEL
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (Greer Cemetery, Greer, Mason Co., WV)*

GRIFFIN, JAMES W, Artificer
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (Riverview Cemetery a.k.a Cook Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood Co., WV)*

GRIMMETT, JAMES S.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (January 1, 1880 - April 21, 1950) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

GROSS, DAVID E.
 West Virginia Infantry (Sutton Cemetery, Sutton, Braxton Co., WV)*

HARRINGTON, L. R.
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (Laurel Flat Cemetery, Everettville, Monongalia Co., WV)

HILLENBRAND, GEORGE E.
 17th U.S. Infantry, Co. I (Mace Cemetery, Big Chimney, Kanawha Co., WV)*

HOFF, JOHN A., Pvt.,
 Missouri Volunteer Light Artillery, Battery A (September 12, 1871 - May 21, 1954) (Riverview Cemetery, Williamstown, Wood Co., WV)*

HOLLAND, ALFRED
 2nd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (Hartwell Cemetery, Berwind Fork, McDowell Co., WV)*

JACKSON, FRANK
 (1877 - 1947) (Bethel Cemetery, Gardner, Mercer Co., WV)*

JANEY, JOHN V. B.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. E  (November 3, 1873 - April 28, 1852)(Culloden Cemetery, Culloden, Cabell Co., WV)

JENNEWINE, EDGAR C., SR., Pvt.,
 10th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Co. D (August 27, 1879 - November 23, 1961) (Donaldson Family Cemetery, Fairchance Rd., RT 857, Monongalia Co., WV)*

JONES, THOMAS EDWIN, Pvt
 5th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Co. D (February 19, 1876 - June 2, 1934) (East Oak Grove, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., WV)

KELLY, WILLIAM JAMES, Pvt.,
 2nd Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (October 10, 1872 - February 2, 1953) (Holy Cross Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison Co., WV)*

KOONTZ, ALLEN F.,
 2nd Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (Saint Peters Cemetery, Harpers Ferry, Jefferson Co., WV)

LACY, JOSEPH E.
 West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (July 11, 1879 - April 16, 1965) (Mount Tabor Church of God Cemetery, St Albans, Kanawha Co., WV)*

LANHAM, CHARLES R.
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (Odd Fellow Cemetery, Raymond City, Putnam Co., WV)*

LANHAM, ELISHA M., Lance (?) Cpl.,
 1st Cavalry (Died December 19,1901) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

LEEDY, TOLBERT R.
 Hospital Corps, Co. B (January 10, 1871 - July 2, 1949) (Charley Lowry Cemetery, Sims Mountain, Fayette Co., WV)*

LEMON, CLINTON O.
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. C (G?)(Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha Co. WV)

LOCKHART, PERRY L.
 (Died August 22, 1916) (Enterprise IOOF #209 Cemetery, Lodge No. 209, Enterprise, Harrison Co., WV)*

LOUDIN, WILLIAM L.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (1877 - 1938) (Indian Camp Cemetery, Upshur Co., WV)*

LOVEJOY, FERNANDO F.
 (June 25, 1871 - December 15, 1962) (Clark Cemetery, Kelleys Creek, Kanawha Co., WV)*

McKENZIE, DANIEL B., Pvt.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (Prosperity Cemetery, Prosperity, Mercer Co., WV)*

MIDDLETON, JOHN H., Pvt.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (October 24, 1874 - April 21, 1927) (Elk Garden Cemetery, Elk, Mineral Co., WV)*

MILBEE, CHARLES
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (Lawrence Cemetery, Scott Depot, Putnam Co., WV)*

MILLS, JOSEPH E.
 7th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (Tabernacle Hill Cemetery, Montcalm, Mercer Co., WV)*

MORGAN, CASSIUS D., Wagoner,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (Died November 4, 1932) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

MORRIS, IRVIN
(1874 - 1917) (Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co., WV)*

NEILAN, WILLIAM J.
 14th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Co. C (Died May 18, 1955) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

NETHKEN, RALPH REUBEN, Pvt., 1st Class,
 3rd U.S. Volunteer Engineers (1875 - March 5, 1941) (Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co., WV)*

NICKELL, ARTHUR C.,
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (1870 - 1898) (Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Cemetery, Sinks Grove, Monroe Co., WV)

NUNN, WILLIAM
 4th Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (July 12, 1887(?) - May 2, 1940) (Red Warrior Cemetery, Kanawha Co., WV)*

PAGE, HENRY L., Artificer,
 8th U.S. Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (July 14, 1880 - April 20, 1954) (Saint Peters Cemetery, Harpers Ferry, Jefferson Co., WV)(Unit listed as 8th U.S. Colored Infantry)

PARSONS, JOSEPH E., 1st Sgt.,
10th U.S. Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (Bryant Cemetery, Bramwell, Mercer Co., WV)*

PATTON, HORACE M.
 4th U.S. Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (Riverview Cemetery a.k.a. Cook Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood Co., WV)*

PAYNE, CHAS. L.
 11th U.S. Infantry, Co. M (1871 - 1943) (Markham Cemetery, Teays Valley, Putnam Co., WV)*

PEEK, GEORGE THOMAS
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (February 18, 1872 - September 5, 1955)(Blacks Chapel Cemetery, Allingdale, Webster Co., WV)

PETERS, CHARLES W.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (October 6, 1881 - October 13, 1960) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

RAVENSCRAFT, C. E.
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (Died 1936) (R. D. Dean Memorial Cemetery, Elk District, Mineral Co., WV)*

REED, GEORGE W, PVT
 1st U.S. Volunteer Cavalry (“Rough Riders”), Troop C and I(?) (May 10, 1871 - September 30, 1957) (Beulah Humble Presbyterian Cemetery, Elizabeth, Wirt Co., WV)*

REYNOLDS, KING B., Pvt
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (October 27, 1872 - November 4, 1946)(Lemley Cemetery, Bull Creek Road, Pleasants County, WV)

RILEY, JAMES E., Pvt.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (February 10, 1874 - March 26, 1959) (Oak Grove Cemetery, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., WV)*

SAFREED, EPBRAIM B.
 U.S. Navy (1879 - 1905) (Atkeson Cemetery, Buffalo, Putnam Co., WV)*

SEAMAN, CHARLES E.
 158th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (Died May 7, 1941) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

SHEETS, SAMUEL L., 1st Sgt.,
 2nd Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (August 29, 1865 - September 20, 1934) (Queen's Meadow Point Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co., WV)*

SHREWSBURY, GEORGE W.
 1st U.S. Artillery, Battery A (1872 - 1934) (Lubeck Cemetery, Lubeck, Wood Co., WV)*

SHREWSBURY, HOVEY, Cpl.,
 4th U.S. Volunteer Infantry (March 3, 1875 - July 1, 1951) (Lubeck Cemetery, Lubeck, Wood Co., WV)*

SHILLINGBURG, JEROME
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. H (St Thomas Catholic Cemetery, Keyser, Mineral Co., WV)*

SMITH, OLIVER, Quartermaster Sgt.,
 6th U.S. Volunteer Infantry, Co. A (Pleasant Home Cemetery, Belleville, Wood Co., WV)*

SMITH, WILEY, Pvt.
 19th U.S. Infantry, Co. E (1874-1961) (Cook Cemetery, Keyrock, Wyoming Co., WV)

SPRADLING, CALVIN T.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. M (July 28, 1879-April 16, 1953) (Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, Kanawha Co., WV)

STURGEON, CLARENCE E.
 Co. K (Odd Fellow Cemetery, Raymond City,  Putnam Co., WV)*

THOMPSON, JOHN A.
  3rd Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (Hurricane Cemetery, Hurricane, Putnam Co., WV)*

TILLEY, GEORGE W. E.
 3rd Kentucky Volunteer Infantry, Co. K (Died August 3, 1948) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

TREIN, FRANK E., Pvt.,
 7th Ohio Volunteer Infantry (September 8, 1877 - May 14, 1947) (Riverview Cemetery, Williamstown, Wood Co., WV)*

TYLER, NEWTON
 9th U.S. Cavalry (Died November 18,1957) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

WAGONER, GEORGE, Wagoner
 4th U.S. Volunteer Infantry, Co. E (June 27, 1872 - November 2, 1956) (Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lubeck, Wood Co., WV)*

WANDLING, RALPH C., Sgt.,
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. L (December 7, 1877 - April 29, 1961)(Riverview Cemetery a.k.a. Cook Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood Co., WV)*

WARDEN, JAMES VANMORT
 1st District of Columbia Volunteer Infantry (January 31,1878 - May 29, 1955)(Hebron Lutheran Cemetery, Intermont, Hampshire Co., WV)*

WATSON, HENRY J.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (Died March 14, 1950) (Grafton National Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor Co., WV)*

WELCH, REED F.
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (1879-1940) (East Oak Grove Cemetery, Morgantown, Monongalia Co., WV)

WHITE, JOHN BAKER, Capt.,
 (1868 - 1944) (Indian Mound Cemetery, Romney, Hampshire Co., WV)*

WHITE, JOSEPH N.,
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (Maplewood Cemetery, Kingwood, Preston Co., WV)

WILCOXON, ALPHA D., Pvt.,
  2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry (October 13, 1875 - April 15, 1950) (Atkeson Cemetery, Buffalo, Putnam Co., WV)*

WILLIAMSON, ROBERT M.
 (Eden Cemetery, Stewartstown, Monongalia Co., WV)*

WILSON, EDWARD JOSEPH
 3rd U. S. Volunteer Engineers, Co. C (January 11 1865 - October 28,  1949)(Fairview Cemetery, Williamson, Mingo Co., WV)

WISEMAN, ALONZO PERRY,
 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. I (January 9, 1875 - June 4, 1951)(Hall Cemetery, Big Chimney, Kanawha Co., WV)

YOUNG, JESSE MILLER, Pvt.,
 2nd West Virginia Volunteer Infantry, Co. F (January 26, 1876 - March 13, 1966)(Blacks Chapel Cemetery, Allingdale, Webster Co., WV)


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