Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County
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Cemetery

 Cromer Family Cemetery

Cromer Family Cemetery

Location

Antioch area, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, Virginia, take Route 42 North, then turn left onto Route 765 (Cromer Road). It is located on the left side (south) of the road, in a field, on private property owned by the Burgess family.
 

Notes

Cemetery is enclosed by a stone wall and overgrown. In 1967 J. Robert Swank noted "There are indications of a number of other graves unmarked." He also wrote "Known children of Joseph Sr. and Mary Harshbarger Cromer; Emanuel married Miss McLeod, Mary Catherine married Jesse Ralston Jr., Benjamin married Ellen Ralston, John H. married Lucretia Ralston, Joseph Jr."

Survey Date and Recorder

 

 

 

Photos

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Cemetery Index

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Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

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Cromer

John H.

10 Jun 1820

17 Mar 1863

s/Joseph Sr.; Our Father

Husband of Lucretia

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Cromer, Sr.

Joseph

28 Dec 1784

24 Aug 1871

 

No visible marker-recorded by Swank in 1967; 1st wife Mary Harshbarger; 2nd wife Harriet Smootz

 

Cromer

Mary

23 Apr 1794

18 Feb 1838

w/Joseph Sr.

No visible marker-recorded by Swank in 1967; nee Harshbarger

 

Cromer, Jr.

Joseph

12 Jun 1827

3 May 1863

Aged 35y 10m 21d; died at Battle of Chancellorsville

 

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Cromer

Catherine

18 Sep 1799

8 Mar 1877

Aged 77y 7m 20d

Sister of Joseph Sr.

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