Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

 

Cemetery

 Old Forge Church Cemetery (United Brethren)


Old Forge Church Cemetery

Location

Grottoes, Augusta County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, Virginia, travel to Grottoes. From Grottoes take Route 825 south crossing into Augusta County. Go a short distance and turn right on Grand Caverns Drive (left turn goes to Grand Caverns). Cemetery is on the right side of road.
 

Notes

Well maintained and has a fence around it. Church is no longer in existence.

Survey Date and Recorder

7/25/2008
Deb, Simon, Lella & Malcolm Wake

 

Photos

Deb Wake

Cemetery Index

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Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

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Baynes

Twin babies

 

Feb 1897

Twin Babies

shared stone w/ mother & grandmother

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Weast

Infant Son

 

15 Jan 1881

Aged 14 dys; s/D. & C. Weast

 

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Weast

Edgar J.

 

31 Oct 1880

Aged 18y 5m 14d

 

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Weast

Lula V.

 

12 Feb 1879

Aged 2y 2m 13d; d/D. & C. Weast

 

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Weast

William Newton

 

14 Jul 1869

Aged 12y 9m 14d; s/D. & C. Weast

 

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Weast

Mary Alice

 

8 Oct 1862

Aged 3y 19d; d/D. & C. Weast

stone laying over

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Weast

Nancy

 

22 Sep 1857

Aged 72y 9m 18d; w/Philip Weast

 

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Weast

Philip

 

8 May 1867

Aged 93y 8m 4d

 

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Teter

John

22 Aug 1815

16 Oct 1891

Father

shared stone with Cynthia A. Teter

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Weast

Daniel

16 Jan 1822

23 May 1908

Aged 86y 4m 7d

 

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Unknown

 

 

 

 

large iron marker but no markings can be found

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Baynes

Maggie A.

 

25 Apr 1897

Daughter

shared stone w/ mother & twins

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Baynes

Cornelia F.

 

28 Dec 1885

Mother

shared stone w/ daughter & twins

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Teter

Mattie Worth

 

15 Jul 1882

Aged 6 mos

 

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Keister

D. Mc.

10 Aug 1869

18 Sep 1892

Aged 23y 1m 3d; s/Henry & Eliza Keister

 

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Teter

Wilber C.

 

7 Jan 1881

Aged 1m 16d; s/P.W. & M.S. Teter

stone laying over

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Teter

Mary E.

 

1 Apr 1862

Aged 4y 1m 12d

stone broken in two halves

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Teter

Cynthia A.

2 Feb 1825

26 Oct 1908

Mother

shared stone with John Teter

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Weast

Eliza Catharine

 

22 Jun 1884

Aged 47y 8m 27d; w/Daniel Weast

 

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Kiger

Margret

3 Feb 1818

6 Oct 1885

Aged 67y 8m 3d

 

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Taylor

Percy W.

 

12 Feb 1903

Aged 5y 2m 28d; s/Thos. & Lucy

 

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Green

Jessie J.

 

11 Sep 1896

Aged 1y 5m; s/J. W. & M. F. Green

 

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Knight

Jno. H.

 

7 Jul 1901

Aged 19y 1m 3d; s/Mattie Green

 

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Ritenour

 

1930

1931

_.J. & K.V.

unable to tell if this is a remnant or all there is

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Sipe

J.W.

 

19 Mar 1909

Aged 63 yrs.

 

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Bruffy

Virginia

 

13 Mar 1897

Aged 57y 4m 5d; w/Samuel Bruffy

 

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Bruce

Mattie V.

 

19 Mar 1893

 

north face of pillar

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McAllister

Gustavus F.

22 Feb 1867

6 Oct 1896

s/W. D. & Hester A. McAllister

 

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Sprinkel

Hardenia C.

17 Jan 1833

3 Jan 1896

w/Wm. Sprinkel

 

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Ferrel

Mary

1816

10 Feb 1865

Consort of Wm. Ferrel

large iron marker

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Kaylor

Peter

14 Feb 1795

6 Jan 1885

Aged 85y 10m 22d

 

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Kaylor

Sarah

27 Feb 1804

18 Sep 1871

Aged 67y 6m 21d; w/Peter Kaylor; d/Jacob & Barbara Kyger

 

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Kaylor

John W.

15 Apr 1832

25 Jul 1860

Aged 28y 3m 10d; s/Peter & Sarah Kaylor

 

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Kaylor

Bettie Lee

 

3 Jan 1890

Aged 4y 5m 12d; d/S.H. & M.R. Kaylor

south face of pillar; d/S.H. & M.R. Kaylor on east face of pillar

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Teter

Lafayette

 

25 Aug 1855

Aged 2y 1m 10d

 

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Teter

Martha B.

 

23 Nov 1864

Aged 3m 26d

 

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Unknown

 

 

 

 

large iron marker but no markings can be found

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Teter

Mattie

 

5 May 1882

Aged 23y 86m 7d; w/P. W.

No visible marker; recorded by DAR in 1960s

 

Bruce

Infant Son

 

1 Apr 1896

ch/L.E. & L.G. Bruce

south face of pillar; children of L.E.& L.G. Bruce written on west face of pillar

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