Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

 

Cemetery

 Antioch United Church of Christ Cemetery


Antioch UCC


Antioch UCC Cemetery

 

Location

Greenmount area, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Court Square in Harrisonburg take Route 42 north and go 1.3 miles, then turn left onto Route 763 (Mt. Clinton Pike). Go 1.1 miles and turn right onto Route 910 (Ft. Lynne Road). Go 2.3 miles and church/cemetery on the left side of road.
 

Notes

In 1967 J. Robert Swank noted "There are many unknown & unmarked graves. Antioch Christian Church was organized in 1832 by Rev. I. N. Walter. The present building was erected in 1880 with later improvements." In 2002 found tops of stones & footstones on ground.

Survey Date and Recorder

July 2002
Martha Lee

Photos

Judith Miller Boyers, Thom Flory

Cemetery Index

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

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Row

Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

Images

 

Funk

Louisa Burkholder

 

23 Aug 1864

 

Information from Solomon Funk's diary per J. Robert Swank-1967; 1st wife of Ben Funk & d/Jacob & Lydia Burkholder; Ben Funk's 2nd wife Mary Cowger 20 Apr 1844-23 May 1909 & buried in Singers Glen Cemetery

 

001

Hinton

Robert A

21 Jun 1860

18 Aug 1921

s/Silas & Sarah

 

Image

001

Hinton

Mary E.

18 Jul 1858

16 Oct 1939

w/Robert

d/Wm. P. & Kate Byrd

Image

001

Byrd

Wm. P.

6 Jun 1817

2 Aug 1887

age 70y 1m 26d

s/Abraham & Rebecca M.

Image

001

Byrd

Catharine C.

3 Dec 1827

12 Apr 1905

d/Joseph & Sophia Burkholder, w/Wm. P. Byrd

 

Image

001

Byrd

Sophia R.

18 Mar 1865

7 Dec 1936

d/William P. & Catherine C.

 

Image

001

Byrd

Margaret R.

27 Dec 1862

16 Apr 1953

d/William P. & Catherine C.

 

Image

002

Unknown

 

 

 

 

New stone-no name

 

002

Unknown

 

 

 

 

New stone-no name

 

002

Andes

Roy H., Lieut.

18 Oct 1916

24 Feb 1943

killed in Service at Vermilion Bay, La.

 

Image

002

Andes

Alfred W., Rev.

1880

1936

 

s/Jacob A. & Barbara

Image

002

Andes

Minnie B.

1888

1979

w/Rev. Alfred W.

d/W. E. & Margaret Bowman

Image

002

Andes

Jacob A.

14 Nov 1847

15 Dec 1915

age 68y 1m 1d

s/Eli & Sarah

Image

002

Andes

Barbara A.

17 May 1855

28 Oct 1946

w/Jacob A.

d/Jacob & Hannah Wenger

Image

003

Armentrout

Anza N.

19 Jun 1897

15 Jul 1898

age 1y 26d; C. C. & S. M.

 

Image

003

Burkholder

Andalisia

 

22 Jun 1841

age 11y 3m 11d, d/A. & E.

 

Image

003

Burkholder

Martin

 

26 Feb 1869

age 90y 10m 25d

 

Image

003

Burkholder

Elizabeth H.

 

1 Sep 1858

age 81y, w/Martin

Illegible death date-recorded by Swank in 1967; Stone broken; nee Kratzer

Image

003

Greene

Earl O.

1881

1957

s/Zachariah W. & Jennie

 

Image

003

Greene

Ella K.

1883

1963

 

d/James W. & Mary Beth Kenney

Image

003

Grady

John W.

25 Dec 1892

9 Sep 1940

 

 

Image

004

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Fieldstone-no markings

 

004

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Fieldstone-no markings

 

005

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Fieldstone-may be grave

 

005

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Fieldstone-may be grave

 

005

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Fieldstone-may be grave

 

005

Keller

Samanthea Margaret

 

30 Jul 1848

age 2y 8m 17d, d/D. & S. J.

 

Image

005

Dean

Norman S.

26 Sep 1930

 

 

 

Image

005

Dean

Peter A.

8 Aug 1898

5 Dec 1976

 

 

Image

005

Dean

Madeline M.

9 Mar 1900

18 Nov 1992

 

 

Image

005

Dean

Shirley M.

10 Apr 1925

11 Sep 1940

 

 

Image

005

Argenbright

Paul M.

 

27 Sep 1903

age 33y 5m 29d

 

Image

005

Wampler

Berta F.

1876

1973

 

 

Image

005

Wampler

William C.

12 Mar 1871

14 Jun 1949

 

s/Samuel H. & Mary

Image

005

Wampler

Ida E.

1874

1932

w/Wm. C.

d/John G. & Anna P. Miller

Image

005

Miller

John G.

 

18 Feb 1904

age 54y 6m 11d

s/Michael M. & Elizabeth

Image

005

Miller

Priscilla A.

 

30 Aug 1910

age 56y 8m, w/J. G.

d/Abraham & Eliz. Geil

Image

005

Whitmore

William J.

 

15 Aug 1920

age 3 das, s/C. S. & E. C.

 

Image

005

Nisewander

Jacob F.

1869

1937

 

s/Abraham & Catherine

Image

005

Nisewander

Minnie B.

1882

1957

w/Jacob F.

d/Hamilton & Johanna Miller

Image

006

Lineweaver

Isaac Luther

14 Nov 1874

17 Nov 1900

aged 26y 3d, s/J. F. & J. E.

 

Image

006

Lineweaver

Jeremiah F.

24 Dec 1848

17 Aug 1922

father

s/Daniel & Esther Beard Lineweaver

Image

006

Lineweaver

Josie E.

22 Dec 1846

25 Sep 1929

w/Jeremiah F, mother

d/David & Frances Beery Ralston

Image

007

Burkholder

Robert Henderson

29 Nov 1843

29 Dec 1843

s/S. K. & R. S.

Broken stone-on ground

Image

007

Burkholder

William Waller

26 Jan 1840

2 Nov 1840

s/S. K. & R. S.

Illegible broken stone on ground-recorded by Swank in 1967

 

007

Shaver

George

 

30 Jul 1866

age 83y 6m 13d

 

Image

007

Shaver

Hannah

 

3 Mar 1873

age 84y 7m 7d

 

 

007

Zirkle

B. Frank

20 Sep 1844

14 Jul 1931

 

 

Image

007

Zirkle

Fannie J.

1 Feb 1844

15 May 1920

aged 76y 3m 14d, w/B. Frank

d/David & Fannie Beery Rolston

Image

007

Nieswander

Harold A.

10 Nov 1930

15 Apr 1971

 

 

Image

007

Nieswander

Monte Ann

3 Sep 1928

9 Feb 1986

 

 

Image

007

Nieswander

Donald C.

3 Sep 1949

31 Jan 2000

U. S. Army Vietnam

Kyger funeral home marker; Military marker

Image

007

Nieswander

Georgia Lee

14 Feb 1923

 

 

 

Image

007

Nieswander

Willard Moody

23 May 1900

13 May 1971

 

 

Image

007

Nieswander

Elsie Maude

2 Oct 1902

25 Jan 1968

 

Lindsey funeral home marker

Image

007

Nieswander

Nelson Lynwood

9 Jul 1925

12 Aug 1925

 

 

Image

007

Nieswander

Ernest Wilson

27 Mar 1924

18 May 1924

 

 

Image

007

Niswander

Effie Lee

23 Jun 1907

22 Jun 1942

age 35y 11m 29d

 

Image

007

Kanney

James W.

16 Mar 1857

2 Jan 1943

 

 

Image

007

Kanney

Mary S.

25 Oct 1863

30 Jun 1912

 

w/James W.

Image

007

Kenney

Howard A.

21 Mar 1898

16 Aug 1900

age 1y 4m 25d, s/James W. & Mary S.

 

Image

007

Kenney

Infant

 

 

s/James W. & Mary S.

 

 

007

Kenney

Infant

 

13 Jul 1888

aged 1y 1m 14d

Illegible marker-recorded by Swank in 1967; s/James W. & M. S.

Image

007

Niswander

Catherine

8 Jun 1831

15 Jan 1903

aged 71y 7m 7d, w/Abraham

 

Image

007

Bowman

John B.

 

19 Jun 1893

age 43y 7m 29d

s/Samuel & Evaline

Image

007

Bowman

M. Virginia

19 Oct 1854

6 Aug 1920

aged 65y 9m 18d, w/John B.

d/Samuel & Emily Long Bowman

Image

008

Shaver

Sarah E.

11 Apr 1829

30 May 1867

age 32y 1m 19d

 

Image

008

Taler

Rebecca

 

1 Feb 1852

age 34 yrs

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967

 

008

Rolston

Lydia M.

1 Feb 1843

5 Apr 1872

d/Daniel & Fannie Beery Rolston, age 29y 2m 4d

Illegible broken stone-recorded by Swank in 1967

Image

008

Rolston

M. H., Lieut.

20 Oct 1839

3 May 1863

23y 6m ?d, killed at Chancellorsville Va. C.S.A.

Stone broken-on ground, s/Daniel & Fannie Beery Rolston;

Image

008

Rolston

Infant

 

15 Nov 1857

s/John H. & Hettie E. Swank Rolston

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967

Image

008

Rolston

James W.

9 Oct 1837

21 Feb 1852

age 14y 4m 12d

s/David & Frances

Image

008

Rolston

Belle

 

21 Feb 1851

age 6 mos, d/David & Frances

 

Image

008

Rolston

David

10 Mar 1804

3 Apr 1877

age 75y 25d

s/David & Sarah Henton Rolston

Image

008

Ralston

Francis

12 Dec 1804

20 Aug 1889

84y 8m 8d

d/Abram & Barbara Good Beery, w/David

Image

008

Rolston

Samuel H.

2 Feb 1829

27 Oct 1901

age 72y 8m 25d

s/David & Frances, blind, musician & piano tuner

Image

008

Showalter

Laura F.

 

13 Dec 1868

age 1m 15d, d/A. J. & A.

Stone broken & leaning on backside of Samuel H. Rolston's headstone

Image

008

Rolston

Hester E.

21 May 1834

20 Mar 1887

aged 52y 9m 29d, w/J. H. Rolston

d/Joseph & Eliz. Landes Swank

Image

008

Rolston

John H., Capt.

18 Mar 1832

28 Sep 1911

age 79y 6m 10d

Wounded at Battle of Appomattox Va., left on field as dead and arrived home as family was about to leave for church for his funeral. s/David & Frances

Image

008

Rolston

Mary E.

10 Oct 1844

6 Nov 1917

age 73y 21d, w/Capt. John H.

nee Messick

Image

008

Rolston

Amanda M.

 

26 Sep 1896

age 8m 11d

Illegible name rest is correct., d/B. Frank & Mary J.

Image

008

Tate

Carl M.

26 Sep 1916

1 Mar 1918

s/W. M. & E. M.

 

Image

008

Tate

Luna C.

8 Feb 1891

13 Dec 1918

age 27y 10m 5d, d/J. W. & Sarah A.

 

Image

008

Tate

John W.

8 Dec 1858

2 Nov 1915

s/J. W. & Sarah A.

s/J. W. & Sarah A.

Image

008

Tate

Sarah A.

14 Jan 1867

15 Apr 1950

w/John W.

 

Image

008

Tate

Edward C.

10 Mar 1888

30 Jul 1966

 

 

Image

008

Tate

William N.

23 May 1894

15 Feb 1979

 

 

Image

008

Tate

Mary Essie

28 Jan 1898

1 Jun 1984

 

 

Image

008

Tate

Ewell W.

6 Feb 1919

20 Oct 1990

 

McMullens funeral home marker

Image

008

Henton

Thomas H.

14 May 1858

30 Jan 1891

age 32y 8m 16d, my husband

 

Image

008

Henton

Silas

30 Apr 1815

11 Mar 1888

age 72y 10m 11d

 

Image

008

Henton

Sallie

6 Oct 1823

7 Sep 1896

w/Silas, d/Harvey Andes

 

Image

009

Kingree

Sarah

1 Jan 1807

16 May 1891

aged 84y 4m 16d, our mother

 

Image

009

Shaver

George W.

5 Sep 1832

20 Dec 1906

father

 

Image

009

Shaver

Elizabeth J.

11 Aug 1832

22 May 1920

w/George W., mother

d/Elizabeth J. Burkholder

Image

009

Shaver

Newton J.

21 Mar 1862

16 Mar 1904

 

 

Image

009

Shaver

F. Burk

 

8 Jul 1888

age 22 yrs

 

Image

009

Shaver

Charlie Burk

 

23 & 24 Mar 1863

Infant sons, In remembrance of the children of G. W. & E. J. Shaver

On stone with F. Burk Shaver

Image

009

Shaver

Jeff. Davis

 

23 & 24 Mar 1863

Infant sons, In remembrance of the children of G. W. & E. J. Shaver

On stone with F. Burk Shaver; at base of stone below the infant sons data appears J.W. & G. E. Miller

Image

009

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Footstone-illegible initials; between C.B.S./J.D.S. footstone & M.P.S. footstone

 

009

Shaver

M. Pauline

 

11 Feb 1887

age 15 yrs

On stone with F. Burk Shaver

Image

009

Bowers

Luella E.

 

4 Dec 1857

age 4m 27d, d/Isaac & Anneliza C.

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967

Image

009

Burkholder

Flavius J.

 

19 Jan 1847

In the 8th year of his life

 

Image

009

Beare

Roy Eugene

 

22 Jul 1906

age 11m 18d, s/Jacob & Lillie

 

Image

009

Shackelford

Lula Mabelle

 

9 Aug 1906

age 24y 26d, d/Wm. & Mary

 

Image

009

Murray

Sarah W.

 

24 Dec 1891

age 55y 2m 26d

 

Image

009

Cline

Thos. J.

 

24 Dec 1891

age 62y 9m 17d, Dedicated to our parents

 

Image

009

Cline

Francis C.

 

30 Dec 1891

age 59y 11m 15d

w/Thomas J.

Image

009

Bowman

Samuel

 

3 Jul 1897

age 86y 8m 28d

 

Image

009

Bowman

Evaline

 

18 Nov 1889

age 77y, w/Samuel

 

Image

010

Kingree

Ruben

 

19 Mar 1857

age 60y 5m 9d

 

Image

010

Payne

Charles A.

6 Jul 1880

27 Feb 1881

s/J. A. & R. A.

Broken stone

Image

010

Messick

Annie Mary

 

Nov 1844

age 32y, w/H. Jewett

 

Image

010

Miller

Rebecca L.

 

11 Mar 1841

age 30 yrs

 

Image

010

Miller

F. G. (Elder)

 

11 Mar 1844

age 34 yrs

 

Image

010

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Stone flat on ground-no visible markings

 

010

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Stone flat on ground-no visible markings

 

011

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Illegible adult marker

 

011

Lineweaver

Infant

 

 

our little babe- J. F. & J. E. Lineweaver

 

 

012

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Wooden markers-no legible markings

 

012

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Wooden markers-no legible markings

 

012

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Wooden markers-no legible markings

 

012

Bowman

Susan Jane

 

12 Jun 1845

age 5y 2m 21d, d/Samuel & Eva

Illegible stone-recorded by Swank in 1967.

Image

012

Bowman

Jonnie B.

25 Mar 1888

28 Mar 1888

s/J. B. & Jennie

 

Image

012

Bowman

William Edward

17 Sep 1873

11 Oct 1873

s/J. B. & J. M.

 

Image

012

Burkholder

Erasmus M.

 

5 Feb 1844

age 10m 10d, s/Jesse & Catherine

Partially below ground-recorded by Swank in 1967

Image

012

Burkholder

Infant Son

 

20 Feb 1848

age 18 das, s/Jesse & Catherine

 

Image

012

Neff

Amanda W.

 

22 Sep 1871

age 36y 9m 20d, d/Jesse & Catherine Burkholder

Footstone has initials A.W.N.

Image

012

Burkholder

Jesse

8 Jan 1811

27 May 1898

Father

s/Martin & Eliz. Kratzer Burkholder

Image

012

Burkholder

Catharine

25 Dec 1809

3 Feb 1907

Mother

w/Jesse, d/George Shaver

Image

012

Burkholder

Mary C.

29 Jul 1841

18 Jan 1918

 

d/Jesse & Catharine

Image

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