Rockingham County Virginia Tombstones by Cemetery

CemeteryPolser (Palser) Family Cemetery
LocationKeezletown, Rockingham County, Virginia. East of Harrisonburg near Route 33. Located on the farm of James Ewell Shomo in Keezletown, Virginia.
NotesThis cemetery was not included in those recorded by the DAR in 1960s. Headstones were recorded by Sarah & Alan Shomo, children of James E. Shomo. Following was extracted from a query in the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society Newsletter: "PALSER, HENRY, will dated 12 July 1845. My wife (no name), son Francis, Farm where I live, daughters Elizabeth Rogers, Lydia, & Adaline, son Joel-blacksmith tools. Timber Land sold to David Weaver, which I purchased of John S. Calvert of New Market, lying on West side Peaked Mt. Exor: Friend Isaac Hardesty. Wit: Adam Fought, Adam Wise, John Faught. Codicil: Gr.daug. Mary Jane child of Lydia which she had previous to her intermarring with Wm. Rogers. Wit: Jacob Rhodes, Adam Wise. Rec. Mar. 1848. Exor: Isaac Hardesty"
Survey Date and Recorder1 Jul 2002
Dale MacAllister

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SectionRowSurnameGiven Name & MIBirth DateDeath DateHeadstone NotesRemarks
PolserHenry22 Oct 1__216 Jan 1848Illegible date-headstone has crack in it
PolserElizabeth31 May 178829 Apr 1856
Unknown12 Apr 18__27 Jan 1836Illegible headstone-upper left section missing & small chips missing in date area