Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 Mongold Cemetery

Location

Bergton Area, Rockingham County, Virginia. Located on Mongold Hollow Road (Route 666) and on the late Michael Fink farm and in 2002 farm is owned by Glenna (Fink) Ritchie Miller. Cemetery is on top of a hill at the back of Glenna's house.
 

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. Shirley Cullers Miller noted; "In 2003 relatives and friends erected a military tombstone for Israel Mongold in this cemetery. According to the size, sunken places, and rock markings, there are about 14 burials in this cemetery but their names are unknown." J. Robert Swank noted in 1967, there were about 15 to 20 unknown burials.

 

Survey Date and Recorder 24 Oct 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
Mongold Israel 25 Dec 1836 5 Mar 1913
child of Nathaniel Mongold & Rebecca Dove, and husband of Nancy Ann Wilkite. Israel was a Confederate soldier.

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