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Mercer County Cemeteries



Mt. Washington Cemetery


Also known as Zahniser Cemetery

Jefferson Township

intersection of Bend Road and Lamor Road

Name Born Birthplace Died Deathplace






6 Nov 1899

Jefferson Twp.


wife of Fergus S. McCullough

77 years, 6 mos.




15 Nov 1809 County Londonderry, Ireland 7 Sept 1892

Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co


 Age 82y, 9m, 22d; Son of Samuel and Mary McCune McWhirter; Husband of Mary Jane Garvin McWhirter, 

Carol Senior

MC WHIRTER, Margaret HASSEL 13 Nov 1870 Hickory Township 22 May 1941 Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co Wife of William Swan McWhirter; they had 13 children

Carol Senior

MC WHIRTER, Margaret Jane 20 Jan 1850 Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co abt Jan 1944 Indiana Daughter of John McWhirter and his second wife, Margaret Clark McWhirter

Carol Senior

MC WHIRTER, Mary Jane GARVIN 30 Nov 1823 Mercer County 8 Feb 1891

Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co

Age 74y, 2m, 8d; Third wife of John McWhirter.

Carol Senior

MC WHIRTER, Samuel A.  22 Aug 1843 Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co 13 Feb 1896 San Antonio, TX Only child of John McWhirter and his first wife, Jane Black McWhirter; Age 52y, 5m, 21d; buried in San Antonio.

Carol Senior

MC WHIRTER, William Swan


14 May 1862 Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co 24 Nov 1941  Lackawannock Twp, Mercer Co  Son of John McWhirter and  Mary Jane Garvin; husband of Margaret Hassel McWhirter 

Carol Senior

MILLER, Martha Baldwin HOAGLAND 1823 New Jersey 1892 Big Bend hotel owner at Big Bend during the canal times & early railroad times, mother of Henry, Louisa and Elizabeth, came here as a widow in the early 1850s with her brothers Donald and John Hoagland

John  Metzger, gg grandson

MIZNER, Helen Irene SPARGO 16 Sept 1917 Youngstown, Mahoning Co., OH 24 Mar 1996 Farrell, Mercer County daughter of Albert and Myrtle Ann Findley Spargo; wife of Raymond Mizner

Jay Wade

MIZNER, James 14 Jan 1942 Sharon 2 Mar 1995 Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA son of Raymond and Helen Irene Spargo Mizner

Jay Wade

MIZNER, Raymond 25 Jul 1914 Jamestown, Mercer County 6 Sept 1993 son of William and Minnie Ross Mizner; husband of Helen Irene Spargo

Jay Wade

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