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 Port Republic Cemetery - Page 1


Port Republic Cemetery

Location

Port Republic, Rockingham County, Virginia. In Harrisonburg, from the corner of Main Street (Route 11) and Port Republic Road (Route 659), travel east 11.1 miles on Port Republic Road. Turn right onto Route 605 (Main Street). Route 605 turns left and Route 1606 (Kemper Street) goes straight ahead. Go straight on Route 1606 and you will see cemetery on the left side of the road. It is 1.0 miles from Corner of Routes 659 and 605.
 

Notes

Cemetery is well kept. Cemetery rows start along the road and go up the hill (east to west). Graves are recorded from left to right (south to north). There is a marker in the cemetery (Row 014 Grave 010) with the following information on it: "1970 Port Republic Mutual Cemetery - George K. Harnsberger - President, J. F. Miller Jr. - V. President, John J. Nichols - Secretary, Herman A. Scott - Treasurer, Board of Trustees - S. H Lewis, G. W. Alexander, Minor E. Kyger, A. L. Wonderly Sr., William H. Raynes, Founded in 1897 by Officers and Trustees: W. C. Harper 1850 - 1939 President, W. L. Dinsmore 1870 - 1931 Secretary, J. J. Nicholas 1847 - 1927 Treasurer, W. S. Nicholas 1861 - 1932, W. J. Downs 1864 - 1950, N. T. Wagner 1859 - 1932, T. L. Maupin 1855 - 1908, J. H. Lamb 1850 - 1921, D. P. Shuler 1848 - 1924, S. H. Sipe 1850 - 1929, M. A. Scott 1841 - 1919, N. C. Scott 1876 - 1943, Dr. G. W. Kemper 1814 - 1902, John F. Wagner 1867 - 1948, S. H. Craun 1938 - 1921, H. B. Harnsberger 1836 - 1913, F. L. Nicholas 1859 - 1957, W. L. Scott 1856 - 1932, O. A. Palmer, J. E. Riddle."

Survey Date and Recorder

11 Nov 2003
Martha Lee & Nettie Lee

Photos

Rhonda Curtis, Lois Emswiler

Cemetery Index

Port Republic Cemetery Pages

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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

Morris

Swan J.

24 Dec 1926

26 Dec 1999

 

 

 

001

Morris

Marie R.

31 Jul 1926

25 Jun 2002

 

 

 

001

Morris

Irene

11 Mar 1907

28 Apr 1911

d/R. T. & Sarah

 

 

001

Morris

Infant

15 Dec 190?

15 Dec 190?

d/R. T. & Sarah

Illegible last numbers in date; dates are 1908 as recorded by DAR in 1960s.

 

001

Morris

Artemus

1874

19??

 

 

Image 

001

Morris

Sarah C.

1971

1951

 

 

Image 

001

Sipe

Luther L.

21 Mar 1875

29 Jan 1959

 

 

 

001

Sipe

Sally J.

19 Jul 1878

29 Feb 1956

 

 

 

001

Sipe

Luther L.

4 Dec 1915

7 Dec 1915

s/L. L. & S. J.

 

 

001

Sipe

Janie E.

10 Jun 1912

 

d/L. L. & S. J.

 

 

001

Unknown

 

 

 

 

Stone broken off

 

001

Morris

Clyde E.

11 May 1924

5 May 1969

Father

 

 

001

Morris

Mary E.

27 May 1927

1 Jan 2002

Mother

 

 

001

Lewis

Ella J.

25 Oct 1841

27 Jan 1913

w/H. C.

 

 

001

Morris

Melvin A.

20 Jul 1927

11 Jul 1978

 

 

 

001

Morris

Mamie F.

15 Apr 1930

18 Jun 1969

 

 

 

001

Roach

Enoch B.

1 May 1919

14 Dec 1987

Pvt. U. S. Army WWII

 

 

001

Roach

Mary F.

4 Sep 1917

 

 

 

 

001

Roadcap

Herman Lee

3 Jun 1916

22 Nov 1994

Pvt. U. S. Army WWII

 

 

001

Roadcap

April R.

6 Apr 1920

4 Sep 1955

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Luther E.

27 May 1877

29 May 1949

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Hennretta

25 Apr 1881

22 May 1971

 

 

 

001

Morris

John H.

15 May 1872

27 Jul 1950

 

 

 

001

Wagner

Elizabeth Morris Smith

21 Apr 1866

18 Aug 1950

Mother

 

Image 

001

Morris

John H.

10 Feb 1842

10 Feb 1916

 

 

Image 

001

Morris

Elizabeth

15 Feb 1843

14 Mar 1919

w/John H.

 

Image

001

Raynes

Floyd J.

22 May 1904

1 Nov 1992

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Amanda K.

17 Apr 1904

1 Feb 1990

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Charles L.

12 Feb 1924

23 Feb 2002

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Doris D.

14 Nov 1924

19 Oct 1980

 

 

 

001

Raynes

J. Frank

6 Mar 1896

14 Mar 1959

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Gertie

26 Jul 1898

25 Nov 1981

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Mary E.

25 Jul 1917

12 Mar 1919

 

 

 

001

Burner

William L.

16 Apr 1827

28 Sep 1907

 

DAR marker

 

001

Alger, Sr.

Woodrow W.

6 Mar 1928

9 Nov 2002

 

 

 

001

Alger

Frances L.

11 Oct 1930

 

 

 

 

001

Raynes

John William

 

9 Nov 1904

 

Illegible parents

 

001

Raynes

Mary E.

7 Feb 1902

?? Sep 1906

 

 

 

001

Raynes

Margaret

11 Sep 1910

11 Mar 1911

 

 

 

001

Raines

Mary E.

20 Nov 1871

15 Sep 1952

 

 

 

001

Raines

William H.

18 Aug 1870

9 Mar 1917

 

 

 

001

Pearl

Maggie

28 Aug 1854

21 Jun 1929

 

 

 

001

Pearle

Joseph

18 Aug 1815

18 Jun 1903

 

 

 

001

Teel

Ella Malinda

7 Jan 1844

8 Sep 1921

 

 

 

001

Teel

Mary Catherine

7 Jul 1854

 

Died in childhood

 

 

001

Teel

John William

28 Jul 1856

 

Died in Childhood

 

 

001

Harnsberger

Elizabeth

 

28 Sep 1819

Aged 62y; w/Stephen

 

 

001

Harnsberger

Stephen

13 Jan 1787

26 May 1870

 

 

 

001

Harnsberger

Wm. M.

28 May 1835

23 Sep 1862

Killed in Battle

 

 

001

Harnsberger

Joseph M. C.

30 Dec 1818

10 Apr 1901

 

 

 

001

Sipe

John W.

16 Mar 1850

13 Mar 1907

 

 

Image 

001

Sipe

Margaret V.

22 Mar 1861

10 May 1936

 

 

 

001

Morris

R. F.

 

3 Jan 1913

Aged 97y 2m

 

 

001

Bruffy

Fannie Ellen Dester

 

Dec 1898

w/Jesse Monroe

 

 

002

Morris, Jr.

Herbert C.

23 Jan 1977

28 Jan 1977

 

 

 

002

Miller

Harry Price

26 Jul 1908

27 Apr 1969

 

 

Image 

002

Miller

Ethel Argenbright

2 Oct 1911

8 Jun 1997

 

 

Image 

002

Miller

Frances Murray

14 Sep 1904

3 Feb 1990

 

 

Image

002

Miller

Josephine Laura

8 Dec 1913

26 Feb 1988

 

 

Image 

002

Miller

Joseph William

26 Jul 1919

18 Jun 1986

 

 

Image 

002

Lucas

Virginia Castle

25 Feb 1939

18 Apr 1990

 

Kyger & Pence Funeral Home Marker

 

003

Downs

Roy Lee

5 Jul 1933

4 Feb 1998

 

 

 

003

Lay

Carl Millard

18 Nov 1911

14 Sep 1944

Master Sgt.; died in the line of duty

 

 

003

Morris

Noah J.

23 Oct 1892

11 Oct 1980

 

 

Image 

003

Morris

Loney A.

8 Apr 1902

20 Sep 1980

 

 

Image 

003

Kyger

Marshall L.

28 Jan 1935

30 Sep 1994

Our children- Donna, Marshall Jr., Douglas; grandchildren- Christopher, Meranda, Hillary, Matthew, Chastine, Sarah

 

 

003

Kyger

Lola M.

20 Feb 1936

 

 

w/Marshall L. Kyger

 

003

Lucas

Joseph W. "Little Joe"

12 Jun 1955

12 Mar 2000

Married 12 Oct 1982; children-Jay & Lisa

 

 

003

Lucas

Deborah K.

8 Jan 1962

 

 

w/Joseph K. Lucas

 

003

Moore, Jr.

William A.

22 Jul 1928

20 Jun 1998

Dad

 

 

003

Moore

 

 

 

Mother

No more data

 

003

Morris

Roy E.

24 Jul 1905

23 Aug 1976

Father

 

 

003

Morris

Annie E.

31 May 1906

20 Jul 1979

Mother

 

 

003

Morris, Sr.

James W.

16 Jul 1930

3 Jul 1998

 

 

 

003

Lamb

Lucille A.

11 Jun 1925

 

 

 

Image 

003

Lamb

Rives Maupin

19 Jan 1917

13 May 1987

S. Sgt. U. S. Army Air Corps WWII

 

Image

Image 

003

Lamb

Nancy Herndon

1893

1966

 

 

Image 

003

Lamb

Thomas Allen MD

1887

1935

 

 

Image 

003

Miller

John Franklin

1 May 1870

17 Jul 1963

 

 

Image 

003

Miller

Nell Lamb

7 Aug 1876

11 Apr 1971

 

 

Image 

003

Patterson

Janet Miller

25 Oct 1903

26 May 1971

 

 

Image

003

Castle

Bern F.

1902

1965

 

 

 

003

Castle

Virginia L.

1904

1975

 

 

 

003

Leith

Sallie M.

1871

1954

Mother

 

 

003

Leith

James L.

1873

1936

 

 

 

003

Harnsberger

Henry Baker

20 Aug 1898

5 Sep 1898

s/ J. I. & Adelaide Kemper Harnsberger

 

 

003

Harnsberger

Adelaide Kemper

3 Mar 1862

11 Jun 1902

w/John I.

d/George W. & Margaret Strayer Kemper per DAR records in 1960s.

 

003

Lewis

Esther

1902

1911

d/J. I. & Matilda Kemper

 

 

003

Harnsberger

John I.

3 Jun 1859

28 Feb 1937

 

 

 

003

Harnsberger

Matilda Gisham Kemper

29 Apr 1869

19 Jul 1940

w/John I.; d/George W. & Margaret Strayer Kemper

 

 

003

Shifflett

Joseph B.

6 Apr 1897

29 Feb 1960

 

 

Image 

003

Shifflett

Ocie Sipe

3 Oct 1886

11 Mar 1971

 

 

Image 

003

Harnsberger

Sara Elizabeth Pharris

8 Nov 1947

21 Sep 1995

Married Stephen G. 3 Jan 1970; d/Frank C. & Sarah Loftis Pharris

 

 

003

Miller, Jr.

John Franklin

12 Dec 1914

11 Mar 1985

 

 

Image 

003

Miller

Virginia Wright

8 Jul 1919

 

 

 

Image 

004

Patton

Rosa Morris

1914

1994

 

Kyger-Pence Funeral Home Marker

 

004

Garrison

Tammy Marie

28 Feb 1966

15 Sep 1992

 

 

 

004

Mace

Lerttie

14 Jun 1932

 

 

 

 

004

Mace

Dorothy V.

16 Jun 1932

2 Jun 2000

 

 

 

004

Mace

Robert C.

22 Jan 1975

15 Apr 1975

s/Robert & Cindy

 

 

004

Michael, Jr.

Edward H.

2 Apr 1925

 

 

 

 

004

Michael

Lorraine Good

10 Jul 1929

 

 

 

 

004

Michael, III

Edward H.

2 Feb 1949

26 Oct 1985

 

 

 

004

Baugher

Elsworth G.

18 Aug 1880

11 Jun 1955

 

 

Image 

004

Baugher

Hattie E.

14 Mar 1883

27 Jul 1959

 

 

Image 

004

Baugher

J. B.

17 Jul 1856

27 Feb 1934

Father

 

Image 

004

Baugher

Sarah Elizabeth

28 Jan 1855

20 Dec 1925

Mother

 

Image 

004

Baugher

Heatwole Yancey

1 Mar 1885

14 Sep 1968

 

 

 

004

St. John

William H.

16 Jun 1929

23 Nov 1975

BM2 U. S. Navy, Korea & Vietnam

 

 

004

Hudlow

Jacob H.

14 Nov 1949

18 Apr 1924

Father

 

 

004

Hudlow

Margaret A.

10 Mar 1861

27 Oct 1925

w/Jacob H.

 

 

004

Hudlow

Effie L.

29 Aug 1890

22 Feb 1980

 

 

 

004

Hall

Charles A.

18 Sep 1874

21 Jun 1962

 

 

 

004

Hudlow

Herman W.

1887

1938

 

 

 

004

Hudlow

Nora V.

1889

1978

 

 

 

004

Hudlow

W. F.

27 Oct 1851

10 Jan 1944

 

 

 

004

Hudlow

Mary Lucy

17 Sep 1850

22 Sep 1922

w/W. F.

 

 

004

Weaver

Josephine M.

1848

1927

w/Edward P.

 

 

004

Weaver

Edward P.

1849

1920

 

 

 

004

Miller

Hallie Willis

8 Apr 1910

9 May 1910 ?

 

 

Image 

004

Miller

Infant Son

 

28 May 1902

 

 

Image 

004

Miller

 

 

 

 

Large surname stone

 

004

Leith

Infant Children

 

 

c/J. L. & S. M.

 

 

004

Castle

 

 

 

 

Large surname stone

 

004

Leith

 

 

 

 

Large surname stone

 

004

Harnsberger

Charles D.

11 Oct 1856

5 Dec 1938

 

 

 

004

Westendorf

Hans Cleveland

20 Apr 1895

29 Nov 1982

Born in Brooklyn, N. Y.; married Claire Harnsberger 10 Dec 1953; s/Johnnes & Elsie

 

 

004

Westendorf

Margaret Clare

4 Nov 1896

11 Jun 1991

w/Hans C.; d/John I. & Adelaide Kemper Harnsberger; married 10 Dec 1953

 

 

004

Harnsberger

George Kemper

4 Dec 1899

28 Apr 1984

m/Sarah Frances Hering 24 Apr 1938; s/John I. & Adelaide Kemper Harnsberger

 

 

004

Harnsberger

Sarah Frances Hering

24 Mar 1907

4 Apr 1994

Married G. K. 24 Apr 1938; d/Edwin A. & Frances Slater Hering

 

 

004

Harnsberger

Henry Baker

26 Nov 1816

4 Sep 1904

 

 

 

004

Harnsberger

Elizabeth M.

 

22 Jan 1899

Aged 77y 1m ?d; w/H. B.

 

 

004

Sipe

Annie E.

1874

1946

Sister

 

Image 

004

Sipe

Odie A.

1883

1939

Brother

 

Image 

004

Sipe

Samuel H.

28 Jul 1850

26 Nov 1929

 

 

Image 

004

Sipe

Francis J.

9 Mar 1855

22 Jun 1935

 

 

Image 

004

Miller

 

 

 

 

Large Surname stone

 

005

Raynes

James Weldon

15 Jun 1936

8 Feb 1995

 

 

 

005

Raynes

Ralph J.

7 Dec 1912

28 Feb 1995

d/ Frances; Son in law/Fred Sr.; grandchild/Fred Jr.

 

 

005

Raynes

Janet L.

31 May 1921

 

d/ Frances; Son in law/Fred Sr.; grandchild/Fred Jr.

 

 

005

Morris

Sadie Gertrude

15 Feb 1912

4 Jan 2002

Sister

 

 

005

Pohl

Ellen Morris

9 Oct 1919

10 Mar 1999

 

 

 

005

Morris

Rachel E.

5 Feb 1888

13 Nov 1957

Mother

 

Image 

005

Morris

Ernest C.

5 Sep 1881

4 Apr 1924

Father

 

Image 

005

Morris

Lottie R.

31 Mar 1918

11 Nov 1918

 

 

 

005

Morris

Infant Daughter

 

1951

d/Ernest & Janet

 

 

005

Raynes

Richard L.

20 Feb 1906

8 Dec 1976

 

 

 

005

Stickley, Jr.

Stanley Thomas

26 Apr 1858

4 Sep 1980

Father

 

 

005

Stickley

 

 

 

 

Surname stone

 

005

Raynes

Thomas R.

4 Nov 1935

3 Nov 1993

 

 

 

005

Raynes

 

 

 

 

Surname stone

 

005

Smith

Odie R.

1 Sep 1900

 

 

 

 

005

Smith

J. Lloyd

29 Dec 1896

23 Jan 1953

 

 

 

005

Rankin

Jeremy Wayne

19 Feb 1971

11 Aug 1991

Son & grandson

 

 

005

Rankin

Clyde T.

3 May 1918

25 Feb 1999

Tec 5 U. S. Army WWII; Married 1 Jun 1946

 

 

005

Rankin

Ruby S.

9 Jun 1923

 

 

wClyde T. Rankin

 

005

Coleman

Perlie J.

19 Nov 1913

4 Jan 1942

w/Nicholas

 

 

005

Covarrubias

Marcos

 

11 Sep 1984

 

 

 

005

Michael

Mildred L.

11 Dec 1944

1 Feb 2001

 

 

 

005

Becks

Glenn E.

9 Oct 1942

31 Dec 1974

Pvt U. S. Army

 

 

005

Becks

Frank W.

2 Aug 1919

17 Apr 2002

S3 U. S. Navy WWII

 

 

005

Dinsmore

Mary Sale

23 Jan 1918

6 Nov 1999

 

 

 

005

Dinsmore

Robert Graham

8 Feb 1914

4 Mar 1994

 

 

 

005

Dinsmore

David Fielding

18 Dec 1958

2 Sep 1979

 

 

 

005

Bateman

Harry L.

 

 

Co. C 2 Va. Infantry Sp. Am. War

 

 

005

Melton

Anne Maupin

20 Dec 1889

4 Jan 1966

 

 

 

005

Melton

John Wesley

21 Nov 1885

2 Mar 1960

 

 

Image 

005

Maupin

Mary Allan

4 Jun 1931

6 Apr 1987

 

 

Image 

005

Tutwiler

Pearle Maupin

26 Feb 1904

7 Jan 1985

 

 

Image 

005

Maupin

Allen Scott

12 Apr 1891

3 Dec 1940

 

 

Image 

005

Maupin

Betty Rhodes

6 Apr 1930

 

 

 

 

005

Dinsmore

Willie Maupin Lamb

15 Feb 1882

6 May 1933

 

 

 

005

Dinsmore

Margaret Maupin

12 Oct 1905

30 Jan 1938

 

 

 

005

Powers

Fred, Rev.

11 Jun 1896

1 Apr 1977

 

 

 

005

Powers

Belle

20 Nov 1899

24 Jun 1992

 

 

 

005

Powers

Rev. F. Kirk

16 Apr 1925

1 Jun 1997

EM2 U. S. Navy WWII

 

 

005

Powers

Rayetha M.

19 Nov 1925

 

 

 

 

005

Shuler

Ralph H.?

8 Apr 1913

15 Aug 1914

s/J. E. & Lettie C.

 

 

005

May

Regina

29 Jan 1848

18 Jul 1911

 

 

 

005

May

James H.

16 Mar 1842

16 Feb 1918

 

 

 

005

May

Clarence L.

1865

1897

 

 

 

005

May

French A.

1882

1931

 

 

 

005

May

Wilbur Gray

1884

1955

 

 

 

005

Hall

Wilsonia M.

1872

1953

 

 

 

005

May

Ernest L.

17 Jan 1877

25 Sep 1955

 

 

 

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