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Purdum Cemetery
Montgomery County, Maryland

10610 Watkins Road
Cedar Grove, Maryland

Contributed by Anne Braun, Nov 18, 2002 [annieb1961@comcast.net]. Total records = 8.

From Interstate 270 go north about 3 miles on Highway 355 until you reach Davis Mills Road turn east there and go 1 mile until you reach Watkins Road then turn and go north 1 mile. The cemetery is on the west side of the road ontop of a hill.

This little cemetery was in terrible condition, when I visited on Nov 14, 2002. As I walked through, I found sunken graves and headstones that were broken and off their foundation. Also many broken trees and overgrown vines and wild roses. It is a pretty sad sight.

- Anne Braun

Pugh, Emma, b. Nov 27 1831, d. Dec 14 1883, w/o S.T. Pugh
Purdum, John R., b. Aug 10 1827, d. Jun 30 1898
Purdum, Mary S., d. Mar 3 1877, age 48 years, w/o John R
Riggs, Edith A., b. Jul 25 1813, d. Dec 7 1893, In her 84th year
Riggs, Joshua, d. Mar 25 1879, age 52 years 3 months and 4 days
Woodfield, Joesph, b. Sep 12 1816, d. May 15 1885
Woodfield, R., no dates, s/o Joesph and Xeiah, headstone is broken
Woodfield, Xeiah, b. Dec 1 1816, d. Jun 21 1900

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