Harrisonburg Rockingham Historical Society

Rockingham County Tombstones by Cemetery

Cemetery

 Port Republic Old Presbyterian Church 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). Travel 1/10th mile and you will see Port Republic United Methodist Church on the left side of road and the old cemetery is on the left side of road just past the church.
 

Notes

Rev. Snapp is buried inside a fence with the rest of his family and the other two reverends are buried next to them surrounded by another fence. The rest of the graves are scattered and not really in any order. They are just recorded by family.

Survey Date and Recorder 11 Nov 2003
Martha Lee & Nettie Lee

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
May Sarah B.
27 May 1856 Aged 28y 5m; w/George W.; d/David Pifer
May Adam 1 May 1798 14 Jun 1874

May Nancy 25 Nov 1800 29 Apr 1845 w/Adam
May Katherine A. 30 Jun 1839 25 Aug 1917

Wagner Monie S.
5 Apr 1889 Aged 27y 3m 0d; w/G. L. ; d/G. W. & Minerva Eutsler
Wagner Harry M.
19 Jun 1889 Aged 2m 29d; s/G. L. & M. S.
Eutsler Geo. W., Capt.

Aged 75 yrs all Eutslers on one stone
Eutsler Minerva

Aged 67 yrs; w/Capt. G. W. all Eutslers on one stone
Eutsler St. Clair G. 9 Nov 1849 16 Aug 1889 s/Capt. G. W. & Minerva all Eutslers on one stone
Snapp Silas R., Rev. 7 Jan 1834 10 May 1895
Wayland's notes state that Rev. Silas was the father of R. J.of Grottoes; Ellston, Herbert Snapp of Waynesboro
Snapp Sarah V. 16 Nov 1836 17 Jun 1920 w/Rev. Silas R. Wayland's notes state that Sarah V. was the mother of R. J.of Grottoes; Ellston, Herbert Snapp of Waynesboro
Snapp Leonidus R. 8 Nov 1872 6 Oct 1902

Lewis William
29 Dec 1828
Aged is patched - recorded by DAR in the 1960s
Lewis Martha
16 Mar 1860 Aged 71y 5m 21d
Hains James Mann, Rev. 17 Aug 1820 13 Nov 1874 Pastor of the Methodist Episcopal Church, south of Port Republic, Va.1874; born in Newcastle Co., Delaware; died in Port Republic
Wood David, Rev. 2 Feb 1808 27 Mar 1851 Born in Louisa Co., Va. Converted & licensed to Preach 1827. Joined the Virginia Conference M. E. Church, A.D. 1829. Died in Port Republic

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