Location: Just off Stoney Fork Road, Knox County, KY. Turn off of 25-E at Barbourville onto Hwy. 11. Go about 7 miles on Hwy. 11 and turn left onto 1809. Go about 1 mile and turn left on Stoney Fork Road. There is a road sign that is labeled Stoney Fork. Stoney Fork Road is a gravel road. The cemetery is about 1½ to 2 miles on the left on a little hill in the woods, up a short, narrow, steep dirt road, just past a residence and farm. Recorded October 30, 1999.
There are several stones that are illegible
and also several graves marked only by fieldstones.
DAVIS, Winnie Sears 01/21/1876 01/14/1902
DAVIS, Sgt. King S. no dates Co. H. 49 KY INF., H/O Julia S.
HOPPER, John D. 11/24/1880 11/00/1882 S/O A.M. & Salley Hopper
HOPPER, Cora B. 01/24/1905 07/12/1911
MCKEEHAN, John 01/19/1810 01/19/1886
POLLY 06/13/1811 12/18/1880 W/O John McKeehan
SNUFFER, Mary no dates age 2 yrs, 5 mos.
GIRDNER, Thor (Ther.?) no dates
PARKER, Julia 08/12/1860 08/07/1888 W/O John Lewallen
LEWALLEN, John 12/29/1859 07/17/1945 (John's tombstone has been pushed off of its base & lies face up on his grave.)
INFANT 05/26/1888 05/26/1888 (I/O John & JuliaLewallen) - The angels called him.
BRANUM, Tom no dates
BRANUM, Mable no dates
BRANUM, Dewell & Jewell no dates
NEWMAN, Edward no dates
LEWALLEN, Nancy Jane 02/21/1834 04/14/1875 W/O Rice
LOGAN, Mary 00/00/1856 00/00/1898
LEWALLEN, Sarah could read no info on stone
PRICHARD, Louisa 00/00/1822 00/00/1888 nee WALKER
PRICHARD, Thomas 00/00/1815 00/00/1885 H/O Louisa
WALKER, M 00/00/1874 age 78
(PRICHARD) S.G.P. 00/00/1893 00/00/1900
(PRICHARD) E.P. 00/00/1846 00/00/1855
(PRICHARD) M.P. 00/00/1844 00/00/1855
(MAHAN) E.M. 00/00/1860 age 77
MAHAN, J. 00/00/1866 age 74
SHOAF, Peter 11/14/1856 12/30/1924
BAKER, J. 00/00/1878 00/00/1894
SNUFFER, Susan 00/00/1835 00/00/1929
WADANS, Dorie Branum no dates Last name: WASHAM?
SHOAF, Miss Minnie 00/00/1895 03/00/1965
(Minnie's grave has
PRICHARD, Marma Duke 05/10/1854 05/01/1914 H/O Rebecca
PRICHARD, Rebecca A. 03/03/1853 no date W/O Marma Duke
PARKER, W. K. 12/17/1883 01/16/1937 (Only the initials WKP are visible on the footstone of this grave. The large tombstone has been toppled from its base and lies face down on the grave, with no writing visible. It was too heavy for my husband and I to move. I have assumed that this is the grave of W.K. Parker as recorded in 1976 by Johnny Cox per the Knox Co. Cemetery books.)
Submitted by: Jeannette Hensley
NOTE: Shortly after I recorded the Stoney Fork Cemetery, I found it listed in the Knox Co. Cemetery books as having been recorded in 1976 by Johnny Cox and his wife, and compiled by Charley Cornelius. I have listed here only the stones that I could read, with the following exceptions. Nancy Jane Lewallen's dates, the Prichard children's last name, E. Mahan's last name, and W.K. Parker's dates are from Johnny Cox's recording, as found in the Knox Co. Cemetery books.
The transcriber of this cemetery feels that
this cemetery was transcribed to the best of her ability. If you are in
doubt, you may want to contact a different source. Nearly all genealogical
and historical societies, and even many public libraries, have some transcribed
cemetery inscriptions for their area.
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