Rockingham County Virginia Tombstones by Cemetery

CemeteryCromer Family Cemetery
LocationAntioch area, Rockingham County, Virginia. From Harrisonburg, Virginia, take Route 42 North, then turn left onto Route 765 (Cromer Road). It is located on the left side (south) of the road, in a field, on private property owned by the Burgess family.
NotesCemetery is enclosed by a stone wall and overgrown. In 1967 J. Robert Swank noted "There are indications of a number of other graves unmarked." He also wrote "Known children of Joseph Sr. and Mary Harshbarger Cromer; Emanuel married Miss McLeod, Mary Catherine married Jesse Ralston Jr., Benjamin married Ellen Ralston, John H. married Lucretia Ralston, Joseph Jr."
Survey Date and Recorder18 Feb 2002
Harriet Welch

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SectionRowSurnameGiven Name & MIBirth DateDeath DateHeadstone NotesRemarks
CromerJohn H.10 Jun 182017 Mar 1863s/Joseph Sr.; Our FatherHusband of Lucretia
Cromer, Sr.Joseph28 Dec 178424 Aug 1871No visible marker-recorded by Swank in 1967; 1st wife Mary Harshbarger; 2nd wife Harriet Smootz
CromerMary23 Apr 179418 Feb 1838w/Joseph Sr.No visible marker-recorded by Swank in 1967; nee Harshbarger
Cromer, Jr.Joseph12 Jun 18273 May 1863Aged 35y 10m 21d; died at Battle of Chancellorsville
CromerCatherine18 Sep 17998 Mar 1877Aged 77y 7m 20dSister of Joseph Sr.