Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County
Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 Mt. Sinai United Methodist Church Cemetery


Mt. Sinai Church

Location

Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia. From the corner of Main Street (Route 11) south and Port Republic Road (Road 659), travel east 2.1 miles on Port Republic Road. Church and cemetery are on the left side of the road.
 

Notes

Cemetery is well maintained. Cemetery is recorded by starting at the first row behind the church to the back, and headstones are recorded from left to right (east to west).

Survey Date and Recorder

28 Jul 2003
Bob & Lois Emswiler

Photos

Lois Emswiler

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

001

Messick

George Carl

9 Feb 1908

5 Oct 1919

s/James & Mary E.

 

 

001

Messick

Nina

9 Mar 1887

9 Mar 1887

d/James & Mary E.

Partially illegible marker

 

001

Messick

James

1845

1925

 

 

 

001

Stinespring

Turner A.

 

12 Jun 1901

Aged 21y 10m 28d

 

 

001

Stinespring

Isla B.

 

13 Aug 1892

Aged 23y 8m 23d

 

 

001

Stinespring

Homer E.

 

7 Jul 1892

Aged 16y 2m 25d

 

 

001

Steinspring

W. A.

 

13 Nov 1873

Aged 9 mos

Illegible marker-off base-recorded by DAR in 1960s

 

001

Stinespring

Martha F.

 

30 Apr 1880

Aged 28y 11m 20d; w/F. P.

 

 

001

Miller

Wade N.

 

11 Jun 1890

Aged 1m 8d; Inf. s/Cal. & M. E.

 

 

001

Miller

Mable

 

2 Aug 1895

Aged 4m 5d

 

 

001

Miller

Hatghen

 

 

s/H. B. & Georgiania

 

 

001

Miller

Calvin

19 Aug 1840

22 Apr 1907

Aged 66y 8m 3d; Our father

 

 

001

Miller

Mary E.

20 Jan 1855

28 Mar 1934

 

 

 

001

Garion

Arthur Glen

7 Feb 1909

26 Mar 1909

s/A. W. & Susie

 

 

001

Shoemaker

Ernest B.

25 Sep 1903

9 Sep 1951

Father

 

 

001

Shoemaker

Ethel V.

4 Aug 1904

2 Jun 1984

Mother

 

 

001

Shoemaker

Michael Lloyd

24 Jan 1957

17 Jun 1979

Son

 

 

001

Shoemaker

Beverly B.

4 Jun 1937

26 Jun 1995

Father

 

 

001

Shoemaker

Connie E.

17 Aug 1939

 

Mother

 

 

001

Tate

Harold N.

22 Apr 1929

31 Aug 1929

 

 

 

001

Tate

Mary Criswell

15 Jun 1896

3 Feb 1969

Mother

 

 

001

Tate

Henry Ward

31 Oct 1894

30 Apr 1958

Father; Virginia Cook Co. M 318th Inf 80th Division WWI

 

 

002

Way

Bernard P.

7 Dec 1908

1 May 1981

Father

 

 

002

Way

Frances L.

3 Jun 1910

1 Aug 1975

Mother

 

 

002

Way

Hattie Phillips

4 Oct 1881

15 Aug 1967

 

 

 

002

Way

Louisa Stinespring

27 Sep 1866

21 Nov 1898

 

 

 

002

Way

Harry F.

29 Jan 1852

30 Aug 1925

 

 

 

002

Way

Bobbie W.

1 Apr 1913

9 Aug 1917

Infant/Harry F. & Hattie P.

 

 

002

Way

Geo. Robert

18 Oct 1910

4 Dec 1910

Infant/Harry F. & Hattie P.

 

 

002

Wine

Cora Way

 

31 Aug 1893

Aged 39y 6m 27d; w/Adam

 

 

002

Way

Rebecca H.

 

11 Jun 1891

In 81st yr of her life; Mother

 

 

002

Way

Ferdinand G.

 

13 Jun 1890

In 80th yr of his life; Father

 

Image 

002

Clatterbuck

Mary Jane

 

1891

Aged 3m 8d; d/J. & A.

Illegible marker-recorded by DAR in 1960s

 

002

Clatterbuck

Infant Son

21 Mar 1892

21 Mar 1892

s/John & Annie

 

 

002

Clatterbuck

William

15 Nov 1838

30 Nov 1913

 

 

Image 

002

Clatterbuck

Lucy J.

12 Sep 1837

7 Aug 1914

His wife

w/William

Image 

002

Clatterbuck

J. R.

24 Oct 1866

15 Dec 1919

 

 

 

002

Clatterbuck

Annie M.

1 Jul 1870

24 Sep 1953

His wife

 

 

002

Landes

M. Irene

7 Oct 1898

17 Nov 1955

Mother

 

 

002

Clatterbuck

Infant Son

 

11 May 1917

s/G. L. & E. N.

 

 

002

Clatterbuck

George R.

11 May1917

1 Apr 1999

 

 

 

002

Clatterbuck

Ruth K.

22 Nov 1915

 

 

nee Kern

 

002

Clatterbuck

Charles L.

5 Mar 1872

17 Jun 1938

Father

 

 

002

Clatterbuck

Effie N.

22 Feb 1884

2 May 1974

Mother

w/Charles L.

 

002

Tate

Richard A.

10 Jun 1963

10 Jun 1963

 

 

 

002

Tate, Jr.

Henry Ward

13 Apr 1924

7 Nov 1995

PFC US Army WWII

 

 

002

Tate

Mary Louise

3 Sep 1925

 

 

 

 

003

Miller

George S.

1902

1903

s/L. S. & S. M.

 

 

003

Miller

Samuel G.

 

20 Nov 1901

Aged 71y 9m 21d

 

 

003

Miller

Mary M.

23 Jun 1830

17 Jan 1916

w/S. G.

 

 

003

Branum

Jonathan A.

1869

1935

 

 

 

003

Branum

Elizabeth C.

1871

1969

 

 

 

003

Landes

Charles M.

 

6 May 1898

Aged 22y 7m 16d

 

 

003

Kibler

Mattie J.

24 Jan 1845

16 Sep 1912

 

 

 

003

Kibler

B. F.

30 Nov 1834

4 Oct 1891

 

 

 

003

Curry

James W.

 

28 Dec 1901

Aged 15y 9m 16d; s/J. W. & A. J.

 

 

003

Curry

James W.

25 Jul 1845

10 Mar 1918

 

 

 

003

Curry

Amanda J.

1 Oct 1849

27 Apr 1926

His wife

w/James W.

 

003

Harmon

William F.

19 Jul 1858

26 Mar 1941

 

 

 

003

Harmon

Luerenna

15 May 1865

6 Dec 1919

 

 

 

004

Long

Ethel N.

 

20 May 1897

Aged 5m 17d; d/C. A. & T. P.

Partially illegible marker

 

004

Bowman

Owen Kennedy

1896

1978

Father

 

 

004

Bowman

Edna Mable

1898

1937

Mother

 

 

004

Landes

Sallie

1861

 

w/J. W.

 

 

004

Landes

J. W.

1848

1917

 

 

 

004

Landes

Willie

 

 

 

No dates-leaning on Lucy Landes stone

 

004

Landes

Lucy

 

23 Dec 1891

Aged 48y 4m 17d; w/James W.

 

 

004

Deirick

H. A.

25 Jun 1842

26 Apr 1900

 

 

 

004

Deirick

Elizabeth A.

17 Feb 1843

6 Jan 1921

w/H. A.

 

 

004

Deirick

Zora C. S.

25 Oct 1890

11 Jan 1910

 

 

 

004

Duff

Lucy, Mrs.

1820

1901

 

Illegible marker-recorded by DAR in 19602

 

004

Baker

Charles H.

16 Aug 1856

28 Jul 1925

Father

 

 

004

Baker

Mary V.

27 Nov 1856

26 Aug 1946

His wife; mother

w/Charles H.

 

004

Rittenour

B. Leasure

26 Apr 1899

9 Sep 1948

Father

 

 

004

Rittenour

Ruby Dunn

25 Oct 1905

30 Mar 2002

Mother

 

 

005

Long

Melvin A.

 

2 Dec 1896

Aged 1m 9d; s/W. W. & E.

Partially illegible marker

 

005

Long

Elizabeth J.

 

2 May 1902

Aged 24 yrs; w/Walter W.

Illegible marker-recorded by DAR in 1960s

 

005

Shifflett

Jennie M.

28 Apr 1876

17 Sep 1948

His wife; Mother

 

 

005

Shifflett

William H.

11 Mar 1872

30 Jul 1933

Father

 

 

005

Coffman

C. Clayton

1889

1940

 

 

 

005

Coffman

Leanna

1888

1953

 

 

 

005

Criswell

Mary S.

1859

1933

 

 

 

005

Criswell

George W.

1857

1929

 

 

 

005

Criswell

Clarence E.

1887

1907

 

 

 

005

Criswell

Dessie P.

1894

1901

 

 

 

005

Dunn

John

28 Feb 1861

3 May 1928

 

 

 

005

Dunn

Maggie M.

14 Aug 1860

22 Sep 1927

Wife

 

 

005

Barkley

Forrest Aurbon

28 Mar 1887

13 Jun 1942

 

 

 

005

Barkley

Leona

29 Feb 1891

6 Oct 1978

 

 

 

006

Ritchie

John

 

 

 

No dates

 

006

Ritchie

Margaret

 

 

 

No dates-on stone with John

 

006

Bell

Jance E.

 

10 Aug 1895

Aged 46y 8m

 

 

006

Swecker

Walter D.

15 Jun 1892

12 Oct 1918

 

 

 

006

Swecker

Nina R.

11 Feb 1894

21 Nov 1980

 

 

 

006

Randolph

Lysta Julia

15 Jun 1907

24 Feb 1996

 

 

 

006

Branum

Mary C.

26 May 1839

29 Jul 1905

Aged 60y 2m 3d; w/Thomas

 

Image 

006

Branum

Thomas

1818

31 Mar 1908

Aged 90 yrs

 

 

006

Dovel

Isaac N.

19 Feb 1878

15 Feb 1958

 

 

 

006

Dovel

Edith A.

1 Apr 1884

3 May 1945

 

 

 

007

Shifflett

Richard H.

2 Feb 1943

20 Apr 1946

 

 

 

007

Voorhees

John E.

1905

1985

 

 

 

007

Voorhees

Virginia

1908

1977

 

 

 

007

Randolph

Charles A.

6 Aug 1901

17 Jun 1921

s/J. R. & M. A.

 

 

007

Randolph

Jacob R.

24 Apr 1870

5 Nov 1941

Father

 

 

007

Randolph

Mary A.

10 Aug 1872

20 Jun 1955

Mother

w/Jacob R.

 

007

Randolph

Numa Lynn

13 Feb 1913

10 Jan 1973

 

 

 

007

Branum

George W.

22 Sep 1859

17 Dec 1944

Father

 

 

007

Branum

Daisy H.

21 Nov 1877

3 Jan 1963

Mother

 

 

007

Taylor

Reba Branum

15 Jan 1916

10 Jul 1962

Daughter

 

 

007

Smith

G. Garland

30 Jul 1902

3 Jun 1983

 

 

 

007

Smith

Gladys G.

10 Nov 1900

20 Mar 1980

 

 

 

007

Smith

Warren L.

18 Dec 1927

17 Jan 1950

 

 

 

007

Smith

Emory G.

6 Dec 1918

26 Nov 1964

Virginia Pvt. 125 Base Unit AAF WWII

 

 

008

Spitzer

Howard F.

28 Oct 1908

6 Aug 1979

 

 

 

008

Spitzer

Glenora B.

24 Apr 1909

 

 

 

 

008

Puffenbarger

Charles B.

5 Jun 1900

3 Feb 1990

Married 8 Apr 1925

 

 

008

Puffenbarger

Ivy V.

14 May 1905

22 Apr 1994

 

w/Charles B.

 

008

Krouse

Joseph M.

1 Jul 1905

6 Sep 1978

 

 

 

008

Krouse

Gladys C.

21 Aug 1913

25 Nov 1991

 

 

 

008

Tate

Cassell A.

7 Jun 1917

5 Feb 1974

 

 

 

008

Tate

Ola Josephine

31 Dec 1913

29 Mar 1988

 

 

 

008

Branum

Ward W.

26 Feb 1906

24 Jun 1964

 

 

 

008

Garion

Arthur W.

6 Apr 1880

14 May 1948

Father

 

 

008

Garion

Susie H.

18 Feb 1886

8 May 1964

Mother

 

 

008

Pence

Golden W.

19 Feb 1919

3 Jun 1977

Father

 

 

008

Pence

Mary M.

8 Apr 1921

5 Dec 1977

Mother

 

 

009

Whitesel, Sr.

Joseph B.

1923

1992

1st Sgt US Army WWII

Military marker shows Joseph Bidler Whitesel, Sr. b. 16 Aug 1923, d. 15 Oct 1992

 

009

Whitesel

Helen S.

1926

1999

 

 

 

009

Whitesel, Jr.

Joseph B.

1950

1989

 

 

 

009

Stroble

Charles H.

7 Oct 1902

1 Sep 1979

Father

 

 

009

Stroble

Edna B.

25 Jun 1911

12 Aug 1991

Mother

 

 

009

Smith, Sr.

George Loyd

12 Apr 1911

7 Aug 1975

 

 

 

009

Eisele

Evelyn Corson Smith

10 May 1915

21 Sep 1990

 

 

 

009

Winegard

Otis Luther

16 Apr 1930

14 May 1980

 

 

 

010

Medicke

John A.

29 Jul 1926

10 Feb 1982

MM3 US Navy WWII

Emblem marker WW 1941-1945

 

010

Bragg

Denise D.

22 Mar 1954

3 Feb 1998

 

w/William J.

 

010

Bragg

William J. "Joe"

7 Nov 1945

 

Married 24 Dec 1981

 

 

010

Hepner

Stanley O.

14 Dec 1924

 

Married 31 Dec 1967

 

 

010

Hepner

Hazel W.

28 Nov 1924

 

 

w/Stanley O.

 

010

Bragg

Larry K.

26 Jan 1947

24 Jan 1991

s/Stanley O. & Hazel W. Hepner

 

 

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