Ditney Ridge, Rowan County, Kentucky

Location of Cemetery:

From Morehead, US-60 & Rt. 32: East about 1.5 mile on US-60 to Christy Creek Road (Rt. 32), right 7.4 miles East on Rt. 32 to Rt. 3317 (CCC Trail), right on Rt. 3317 to Ditney Ridge Road, left 2.15 miles on Ditney Ridge Road to the cemetery on the right. Must go through hurricane gate which is not locked; close the gate because of cattle.

Global Position:    N 38° 09.359'    W 83° 17.684'

Norwood Caudill Cemetery:

Name   Born     Died   Stone Notes
Blevins, Dannie 1953 1960 PLQ  
Blevins, Emory 1930 1960 PLQ  
Blevins, Hilda 1935 1960 PLQ  
Blevins, Jackie 1954 1960 PLQ  
Caudill, Gladie 23 Nov 1913 23 Apr 1914 SS  
Caudill, H. B. [Henry]

Caudill, Christeanor
22 May 1855

30 Nov 1856
[        ]

2 Apr 1924
DS : H

DS : W
"Father"    [Husband of Christeanor Caudill]
[Son of John M. & Jane (Boggs) Caudill]
"Mother"    [Wife of H. B. Caudill]
[Daughter of John A. & Rebecca (Epperhart) Black]
Caudill, John Chester 4 Jul 1915 13 Oct 1918 SS  
Caudill, Josie 3 May 1890 18 Aug 1916 SS  
Caudill, Mary Christeena 1 Dec 18__ 1 Dec 1918 SS  
Coffee, Samuel J. 1 Jan 1899 9 Nov 1939 SS  
Pelfrey, George W. 5 May 1869 15 Feb 1942 SS [Husband of Amanda Pelfrey]
Pelfrey, Amanda 30 Nov 1879 23 Nov 1918 SS "Wife of George W. Pelfrey"
[Daughter of Henry B. & Christena (Black) Caudill]
Rawlings, infant 1948 1948 MOVED [Daughter of Evert & Helen Rawlings]
[grave was moved to Oak Hill, Ohio]


Unidentified "MC" next to Samuel J. Coffee
Unmarked (2) next to John Chester Caudill
Unmarked (1) by the fence. Testimony about this grave site indicates it was an infant, Bonnie Sue.


This cemetery listing is authored by the Rowan County Kentucky Historical Society. It is one of over 375 cemetery surveys available in book or CD format from the Society.

Page design and graphics by Teri Pettit. The titling font used in the cemetery name plaques is Adobe Trajan Bold, designed by Carol Twombly.

Source of Information:

Survey of the cemetery.


The Historical Society and specifically the Cemetery Committee, wishes to acknowledge and extend a special thanks to Betty Sharp, Avonelle Eldridge and Dana Mathews for surveying this cemetery on 31 May 1998, and to Dewie E. Black of LaBelle, Florida for the documentation.

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For additions or corrections to this file, contact:
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