Projects for Indian Mound National Register
of Historic Places Application and
Historic War Monument Preservation.
We regret the disruption, but changing technology and correctness necessitate this temporary omission.
Contact us for information the project to get the Monument
listed on the National Register of Historic Places
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Indian Mound Cemetery Association
IRS listing: 55-0201396 Indian Mound Cemetery Assn Romney WV United States EO
West Virginia registration downloaded from: http://apps.sos.wv.gov/business/corporations/organization.aspx?org=64034
Indian Mound Cemetery Association Book 130 page 202
Chartered: August 25, 1925 Continues perpetually
Principal Office: Romney, W. Va.
The Agreement of Incorporation lists the purposes as:
- To buy and own land for cemetery purposes
- To sell and convey lots or plots of ground for burial purposes
- To do all other things necessary for the maintenance of a cemetery or burial ground in Hampshire County, West Virginia
G. W. Parsons, T. E. Pownall, B. T. Racey, V. H.[or M] Poling, F. L. Harmison, G. W. Billmyer, J. S. Kuykendall [last page with signatures is dated 21, Aug. 1925 - but 1932 was originally shown but is scratched out, perhaps because the notary's commission expired in 1932.]
Change from Indian Mound Cemetery Company
Sometime between 1926 and 1932 the new corporation took over the assets of the Indian Mound Cemetery Company. Part of that documentation is in Deed Book 91, Page 371.
Romney Municipal BoundaryClick here to go to page discussing municipal jurisdiction over this historic site.
Condition of the MonumentClick here to go to page discussing the physical condition of this historic site.
If you have any documents or photographs concerning the Indian Mound Cemetery or the Confederate Monument which would be of help in our getting this important Hampshire County site on the National Register of Historic Places, please contact us or the Hampshire County Historic Landmarks Commission (304-822-7018)!