Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery

Location

McGaheysville, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, take Route 33 East to Route 998 (Old McGaheysville Road) and turn right, then turn right on Dave Berry Road. Go about 1 mile and turn left on a gravel lane. The cemetery is on the left side of the roadway.
 

Notes

Cemetery is overgrown. Records show this is a negro cemetery.

Survey Date and Recorder November 2001
Sue Reedy Propst

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
Jackson Mary Ann 1888 1979
Funeral home marker
Jackson Sarah F. 1921 1929

Jackson Martha M. 1879 1904

Jackson Hattie
__ Sep 194_ Age 62 yrs Illegible broken stone
Ray Eliza
28 Feb 1916 Age 97; Meet me in a better place
Ray James Bevely
1 Feb 1904 Age 75 yrs; the trials ended - Thy rest is won
Washington Josephene
20 Jan 1882 Age 47 yrs; w/Walter Washington; Come unto me all ye that labor and I will give you rest
Howard Hunter M. 16 Mar 1900 5 Jan 1901 s/H. G. & L. E. Howard
Blakey J. Abraham 9 Jan 1888 27 Jan 1901

Dixon George M.
13 Oct 1892 Aged 35y 2m 15d
Walker Allena 1875 1875

Walker Julius
7 Mar 1895 Aged 75 yrs; Father
Walker Mary
13 Feb 1901 Aged 75 yrs
Allen Aggie M. M. 9 Feb 1880 5 Dec 1885 d/Stuard & Mary Allen
Tyrrell Joseph
14 Dec 1879 Aged 73 yrs
Tyrrell Caroline
7 Jul 1875 Aged 48 yrs
Willis Susan 18 Apr 1844 9 Jun 1916

Williams Eliza 12 Dec 1891 5 Nov 1916 Beloved wife of Thomas Williams
Blakey Abraham 1841 1935

Blakey Lucy 1851 1926 His Wife
Gilmore Rena
15 Jun 1894 Aged 50 yrs
Gentry Dora A. 15 Feb 1879 15 Feb 1909 w/Albert Gentry

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