Burns Cemetery
BURNS CEMETERY
Arcola, Webster Co., WV

Directions: Located on McAvoy (Mack Run) in Arcola.  Mack run puts off to the right across Laurel Creek, about six miles below Cowen towards Erbacon, on the Erbacon Road.  Cemetery is on the hill behind the fifth house on the left on Mack Run. Not maintained, in the woods but not much heavy brush.  No road or path going to cemetery, graves are spaced so widely apart that seeing from one grave to the next is difficult.  Appears to be about five graves in total.



Marked by a rock (said to be the father of Ford Burns)

Mildred M. Inf of B.C. and S.A. Goff Jan 17 1914

George Beam 1848 1914  (according to death records G.H. Beam died Apr 29 1914, aged 66 yrs 8 mths 7 days.  He was the husband of Maggie Burns)

Paper behind Glass marker, illegible

Marked by a rock

Marked by a rock

According to death records at Webster County court house two infants of Clark and Isola Miller Hamrick are buried in Mack run.  One infant was born and died 6-15-1917, the other born and died 10-15-1918. They may be buried in this cemetery.


BURNS CEMETERY read Summer 2000 by Michael Henline


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