Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 Silas Dove Cemetery

Location

Bergton Area, Rockingham County, Virginia. Located at the top of the Shenandoah Mountain on Overly Hollow Road (Route 823). On the farm of the late Silas Sylvester Dove, later the Harvey Dove farm.
 

Notes

Cemetery records compiled by Shirley Cullers Miller using headstones, field/river rocks, papers of Warren Souder and Lewis Yankey, J. Robert Swank’s 1967 records, and through interviews with area residents. This is a new cemetery and not previously recorded.

 

Survey Date and Recorder 22 Nov 2002
Shirley Cullers Miller

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
Combs James Franklin 2 Aug 1907 10 Jul 1970
child of Isaac Levi Combs & Phoebe Catherine Cullers, and husband of (1) Dessie Gertrude Dove and (2) Goldie Dove
Dove Mary Susan (Crider) Feb 1869 1900 - 1910
died between 1900 and 1910, child of Noah Crider & Louise Marie Whetzel Crider, and wife of Silas Sylvester Dove
Dove Charles William 15 Jan 1874 11 Jan 1948
child of Siram Dove & Sarah "Jane" Dove Dove, and husband of Mary Catherine Whetzel
Dove Mary Catherine (Whetzel) 25 Jul 1874 Apr 1942
child of Morgan Whetzel & Sarah Jane Stultz, and wife of Charles William Dove
Dove William L. 15 Dec 1906 7 Aug 1908
child of Charles William Dove & Mary Catherine Whetzel Dove
Dove Oscar Lee 10 Feb 1892 27 Oct 1918
child of Charles William Dove & Mary Catherine Whetzel Dove
Dove Eliza Catherine (Turner) 13 Aug 1890 15 Jan 1933
child of William A. Turner & Ida Frances Dove, and wife of (1) Oscar Lee Dove and (2) Jacob Grover Dove
Dove Beebie May 28 Sep 1913 28 Jun 1914
child of Oscar Lee Dove & Eliza Catherine Turner
Dove Jessie William 4 Jul 1893 12 Apr 1973
child of Silas Sylvester Dove & Mary Susan Crider
Dove Blanche Catherine (May) 26 May 1899 29 Apr 1986
child of William "Riley" May & Anna Belle Mongold, and wife of Jesse William Dove
Dove Silas Sylvester 15 Sep 1859 1940
child of Jonas Jonah Dove & Frances Smith, and husband of Mary Susan Crider
Dove Evelyn Dove 2 Sep 1929 22 Apr 1951
child of Jesse William Dove & Blanche Catherine May
Dove Junior Elwood


died at age 4 months, child of Harvey Webster & Bessie Lee Siever Dove
Combs Dessie Gertrude (Dove) 23 Dec 1914 4 Jun 1950
child of Oscar Lee Dove & Eliza Catherine Turner, and 1st wife of James Franklin Combs
Combs Carl Lee 8 Jul 1944 20 Feb 2002
child of James Franklin Combs & Dessie Gertrude Dove
Ritchie Willard Lee 18 Apr 1919 8 Apr 1985
child of Jacob "Frank" Ritchie & Ada Belle Dove, and husband of Norma Esther Dove
Ritchie Norma Esther (Dove) 11 Dec 1924

child of Jesse William Dove & Blanche Catherine May, and wife of Willard Lee Ritchie
Dove William Ray 28 Oct 1940

died 3 weeks old, child of Jason Marvin Dove & Lucy Virginia Whetzel
Dove Barbara Ellen 12 May 1950 12 May 1950 Stillborn child of Jason Marvin Dove & Lucy Virginia Dove
Dove Infant Son


son of Benjamin Albert Dove & Ada Ethel Dove Dove
Dove Infant Son


son of Benjamin Albert Dove & Ada Ethel Dove Dove
Dove Infant Daughter


daughter of Benjamin Albert Dove & Ada Ethel Dove Dove
Dove Lukey Dorman 13 Nov 1922 4 Mar 1924
child of Jesse William Dove & Blanche Catherine May

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