Jordan Cemetery
Permanent residents of the Jordan Family Cemetery
Grant Jordan Hill, Cooper's Creek, Kanawha Co., WV as of July, 2004

All entries are in rows front to back; Right to Left.


ROW 1

ULYSSES GRANT JORDAN - WEST VIRGINIA - LDS USNRF - WORLD WAR 1 - DEC 9 1893
NOV 13 1952

JORDAN
MOTHER - MARTHA ANN NUTTER - 1866-1945
FATHER - JAMES VINTON JORDAN - 1865-1947

TWIN SONS OF JAMES V. and MARTHA A. JORDAN 1890

SARAH A DAU. OF W and C CAVENDER DIED FEB. 19 1870 AGED 12 YR 1 MO 4 DA
CHARLES W. SON OF W and C CAVENDER DIED JAN 8 1870 AGED 11 MO 26 DYS
A large creek stone is beside of Sarah and Charles. It has been shaped to be a headstone but any writing has flaked off.

ROW 2

ORVILLE CLIFFORD EDENS CPL US ARMY WORLD WAR II JUL 13 1922 + SEP 10 1996

DAVID ALLEN EDENS SGT US AIR FORCE VIETNAM DEC 24 1946 - JUL 4 2002 (Orville's son)


ROW 3

DAVID F. JORDAN 1897-1945 (Son of John & Emma)

ROBERT 'Bob' Stanton EDENS 1893-1957 (Orville's Dad)

MARY Elizabeth 'Lizzy' JORDAN EDENS 1901-1943 (Orville's Mother)

JORDAN
JOHN Clarkson
& EMMA VANCE (Lizzy's parents)
1860-1911          1868-1953

MARION JORDAN DEC 26 1894 SEPT 7 1898 AGE 3 YRS 8 MOS 12 DYS
From Mothers arms to the arms of Jesus
NOTE: I believe this to be a son of John C. & Emma VANCE Jordan. Family members support this belief.

WESLEY JORDAN DIED MAR 30, 1896 AGED 67 YEARS 23 DS (Father of John Clarkson Jordan).

MARTHA A. JORDAN BORN MAY 10, 1829 AGED 30 YEARS 7 MO 2 DAYS
NOTE: This is Wesley Jordan's sister, not his wife Martha P. CAVENDER Jordan.

ANDREW J. SON OF W & M JORDAN DIED MAR 13 1856 AGED 3 YEARS 7 MO 1 DA.

MARY E. WOODALL DAU OF W & M JORDAN DIED JULY 22, 1891 AGED 20 YEARS 7
MO 5 DS.

ROW 4

MARY E. JORDAN WIFE OF R. J. WOODALL 1870-1891
Rest, Mother, rest thy quiet sleep

Note: Mary appears on a family marker in row 3 as Mary E. Woodall


ROW 5 IN WEEDS and BRIARS

FATHER WILLIAM FELIX WALKER APRIL 12, 1890 JULY 4, 1962

LAURA B. BURDETTE WIFE OF WILLAM F. WALKER FEB. 12, 1891 AUG. 22, 1939

IRENE WALKER AGE 1 YR 6 MO 10 DAYS

ELLISON BURDETTE BORN 1871 DIED 1919

SUSAN BURDETTE DEC 24, 1871 JUL 8 1916

LETHA ALTON CUNNINGHAM BORN JAN 6, 1885 DIED AUG 30, 1955

JOHN WILLIAM CUNNINGHAM OCT 28, 1878 NOV 2, 1956

ROW 6 IN WEEDS and BRIARS

WL BURDETTE JUL 29, 1893 JUL 22, 1924

ROW 7 IN WEEDS and BRIARS

SILAS MARION JORDAN 1863-1935

HIS WIFE ELIZABETH JONES 1867-1937

EDWARD BURDETTE 1885-1951

Read about how the Jordan Cemetery was rediscovered and the work that has been done there.

Orville Clifford Edens & his parents Robert Stanton & Mary Elizabeth JORDAN Edens are on my Edens Ancestral Page.