Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society
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Cemetery

 Pirkey Family Cemetery


Pirkey Family Cemetery

Location

East of Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia. From the corner of Main Street (Route 11) south and Port Republic Road (Route 659), travel east 5.3 miles on Port Republic Road. Cemetery is located on the SW corner of Route 659 (Port Republic Road) and Route 276 (Cross Keys Road).
 

Notes

Well maintained. Notes in remarks column were furnished by Deb Wake. In 1931 John W. Wayland noted "In early days the store of David Kyle was located at the intersection of the roads, at or near the site now occupied by the Pirkey graveyard."

Survey Date and Recorder

April 2002
Deb Wake - 12400 Courtyard Lane; Richmond, VA 23233-2411

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Deb Wake

Cemetery Index

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Surname

Given Name & MI

Birth Date

Death Date

Headstone Notes

Remarks

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Pirkey

Ananias

5 Nov 1807

17 Jun 1893

 

Married Margaret Kiblinger 1 Dec 1834 Rockingham Co. VA

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Pirkey

Margaret

9 May 1812

19 Jan 1886

w/A. Pirkey

d/Peter & Sarah Carpenter Kiblinger

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Pirkey

Joab J.

4 Sep 1844

24 Jul 1855

s/A. & M.

s/Ananias & Margaret Kiblinger Pirkey; 1850 census Rockingham Co VA "Jacob" - death record Jacob J.-name may be Joab Jacob; death record shows born Keezletown Rd & died at Gravels of consumption & age 53 which is incorrect. Shows died April 14, 1855

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Pirkey

Mary J.

29 Mar 1842

19 Nov 1864

d/A. & M.

d/Ananias & Margaret Kiblinger Pirkey; died at Mill Creek of diptheria, unmarried

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Pirkey

Milton W.

2 Feb 1848

11 Nov 1868

s/A. & M.

s/Ananias & Margaret Kiblinger Pirkey; born Cross Keys, unmarried, died of heart disease

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