Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

 

 

Cemetery

 Pleasant Valley Alms Cemetery


Pleasant Valley Alms Cemetery

 

Location

Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, take Route 11 South (South Main Street). Turn left on to Route 679 (Pleasant Valley Road), then, turn left on to Route 710 (Greendale Road). Go less than 5/10 mile and sign marking cemetery entrance is on the right side of the road. There is a locked gate but the cemetery is accessible thru a walkway of about 200 yards.

 

Notes

Well maintained. Rev. Bill Zirk spent many hours, days, months, into researching the burials in this cemetery. Rev. Zirk was instrumental in getting Rockingham County and volunteers to restore the Alms cemetery to itís present condition.

 

Survey Date and Recorder

07 Nov 2007
Rev. Bill Zirk

 

Photos

Rev. Bill Zirk

Cemetery Index

Surnames are sorted by section / plot / row / grave - only rows are shown

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Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

Images

Eaton

Arbella

 

11 Sep 1926

Age about 50 years

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Leecy? Lucy?

William C.

25 Apr 1870

6 Feb 1937

 

 

 

Roadcap

Charles D.

 

5 Feb 1937

Age 63 years

 

 

Sampson

Frank

1856

2 Feb 1937

 

 

 

Baker

Nellie Knott

1892

14 Jan 1937

 

Mrs. Isaac Knott

 

Plaugher

Susan

 

20 Oct 1936

Age 63 years

Another source shows she died 26 Oct 1936

 

Runion

Cora

 

10 Aug 1936

Age 43 years

 

 

Tyler

William

13 Oct 1865

30 Mar 1936

 

Colored

 

Hottinger

Dillman

1851

2 Feb 1935

 

 

 

Stickley

Ida

1858

5 Aug 1935

 

Recorded by the D.A.R. in 1960s

 

Miller

Jacob

16 Mar 1857

7 Jun 1935

 

 

 

Dunning

John Stoneman

12 Apr 1862

1 Dec 1932

 

 

 

Clayton

John William

 

6 Sep 1932

 

 

 

Howlar

Dorothy Lee

25 Feb 1929

19 Apr 1932

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Wimer

Peter

31 Jan 1830

12 Mar 1908

 

Has a headstone

Image

Ball

John

abt 1870

25 Feb 1916

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Hearn

Sarah June Mrs.

1830

30 Jan 1909

Widow of Jefferson Hearn

Information from article in Harrisonburg Daily News, dated Feb. 1, 1909

 

Fitzwater

Virdie

12 May 1908

25 Aug 1912

 

Verified by Death Certificate; Has a headstone

Image

Bible

Susan

1832

31 Aug 1912

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Christ (Crist)

May

1891

26 Dec 1912

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Lam

Lydia

 

17 Mar 1914

Age about 37 years

Verified by Death Certificate

 

McKenny

Mary

1837

10 Jul 1927

Born in Ireland

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Finks

Robert

 

28 Jul 1915

Age about 50 years

Verified by Death Certificate; Colored

 

Carrier

Joseph L.

10 Mar 1927

17 Mar 1927

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Johnson

James

10 Jul 1834

30 Jun 1916

 

Verified by Death Certificate; Colored

 

Southerly

Benjamin Franklin

abt 1881

3 Dec 1918

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Lam

Lavenia

 

10 Jan 1922

Age 55 years

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Baugher

Arthur Green

22 Sep 1887

19 Jan 1922

 

Verified by Death Certificate; Another source shows he was born 15 Sep 1887

 

Runion

Elmer

 

26 Nov 1923

Age 27 years

 

 

Baker

Dave A.

11 Nov 1864

23 Apr 1938

 

 

 

Cherryholmes

Luther

Mar 1866

8 May 1915

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Boyers

Charles P.

5 May 1884

21 Nov 1953

 

 

 

Shirkey

Henry

14 Apr 1856

21 Feb 1937

 

 

 

Boyers

Charles

 

3 Jul 1944

Age 54 years

 

 

Boyers

Charles H.

 

3 Aug 1944

 

 

 

Lee

James Franklin

12 Sep 1901

3 May 1949

 

 

 

Stepp

Miletus Lete

1868

1949

 

 

 

Baker

Jacob

23 Oct 1861

16 Mar 1943

 

 

 

Marshall

Samuel A.

1865

1952

 

 

 

Dellinger

Fannie Sigler

9 Jan 1864

22 Nov 1942

 

 

 

May

Medford

14 Apr 1882

4 Dec 1955

 

 

 

Miller

Phillip

1875

1956

 

 

 

Stroop

Jennie, Miss

 

25 Dec 1956

 

 

 

Stroop

Mary, Miss

1881

1960

 

 

 

Curry

Beverly

 

1963

 

 

 

Bailey

Frank

1912

1965

 

Recorded by the D.A.R. in 1960s

 

Miller

William

1868

1951

 

 

 

Bowers

Stella Florence (Garst)

2 Apr 1896

18 Jul 1939

 

Verified by Death Certificate

 

Stroop

Bessie, Miss

1883

1968

 

 

 

Shifflett

Ada

2 Mar 1905

7 Jun 1938

 

 

 

Fink

Mike

 

26 Jun 1939

 

 

 

Eaton

Amanda

1864

22 Jul 1938

 

 

 

Sampson

Verinda Catherine Knighton, Mrs.

5 Jun 1861

23 Mar 1939

 

 

 

Smallwood

Mary Elizabeth

27 Aug 1895

24 Jan 1944

 

 

 

Louis

Charles

8 Jun 1868

1 Jun 1939

 

Recorded by the D.A.R. in 1960s

 

Burke

Patrick

1860

5 Oct 1937

 

 

 

Baker

Hannah

1 May 1865

26 Aug 1939

 

 

 

Whan (Wharr)

John

1 Oct 1868

2 Apr 1940

 

Recorded by the D.A.R. in 1960s

 

Nazlerod

Lizzie

1868

3 Oct 1940

 

 

 

Eaton

Samuel Gabriel

 

5 May 1942

Age 90 years

 

 

Hollen? Hollar?

Thomas

 

6 Jun 1942

Age 76 years

 

 

Morris

John Franklin

 

3 Nov 1942

 

 

 

Fridley

Casper

1860

31 Mar 1939

 

 

 

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