Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County
Tombstones by Cemetery

 

Cemetery

 Athens Cemetery (Negro)


Athens Cemetery

Location

Northeast of Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, Virginia, take Route 11 North and turn right onto Route 721 (Fellowship Road). Route 721 intersects Route 717 (Indian Trail Road) and turn left. Continue on Route 717 and go past Route 811 (Fridley's Gap Road) to 2nd house on right (9302 Indian Trail Road). Cemetery is located in a field a short distance behind their buildings.

 

Notes

Cemetery is fenced and maintained. There are many field/limestones in the cemetery without markings on them.

 

Survey Date and Recorder

6/7/07
Bob and Lois Emswiler

 

Photos

Lois Emswiler

Cemetery Index

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

Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

Images

Fortune

Charles R.

 

13 Oct 1899

Aged 60 y 8m

Stone off base & on ground

Image

Fortune

Amanda

 

31 Oct 1893

Aged 40y 3m; w/C. R.

Stone off base & on her side is face down on the ground

 

Holmes

Infant Son

 

29 Apr 1911

s/J. C. & Hattie

 

Image

Wilson

Jackson

5 May 1839

17 Jan 1909

 

All on one long flat stone

Image

Wilson

Mary M.

3 Dec 1838

20 Nov 1928

 

All on one long flat stone

Image

Wilson

James H.

10 Sep 1870

6 Jan 1911

 

All on one long flat stone

Image

Wilson

Fannie M.

10 May 1868

20 Oct 1930

 

All on one long flat stone

Image

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