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Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery


 Nave Family Cemetery


Cootes Store area, Rockingham County, Virginia. Cemetery was located on the north side of Route 259 (Brocks Gap Road) on hill west of Route 613 (North Mountain Road).


The cemetery is no longer in existence in 2003. In 1967 J. Robert Swank noted "Cemetery on the old Wander or Estep place. Stones are down and in open pasture field. Some of the family used the spelling Neff. Some think there may have been Fords and Tusings also buried here. Some Naves listed in marriage register: Adam, George, Michael, Abraham, Levi Elias, Washington, Joseph, Elizabeth, Mary, Dorcas, Abby, Cathy, Susan, Sarah, Mary, Rebecca."

Survey Date and Recorder 1967 J. Robert Swank
2003 Jane Smootz

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
Nave Jackson
21 Aug 1852 Aged 23y 29d
Nave Jacob
15 Apr 1852 Aged 49y 1m 11d
Nave Melvena
1851 Aged 13 yrs (?)

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