Rockingham County Virginia Tombstones by Cemetery

CemeteryMace Cemetery
LocationBrowns Gap area, Rockingham County, Virginia. In Harrisonburg, from the intersection of Route 11 (South Main Street) and Route 659 (Port Republic Road), turn left (east) onto Route 659 and go 12.1 miles on Route 659. Cross over Route 340 (East Side Hwy) and stay on Route 659. Go 3/10 mile and cemetery is on the right side of the road.
NotesCemetery is well maintained with a concrete brick wall around it. A plaque marks the Mace Cemetery and notes, Heirs of Henry Mace. Many unmarked graves and some marked with rocks. In 1960s the D.A.R. records indicated that; there are many Civil War Soldiers buried here in unmarked graves. The Mace home was said to have been used as a hospital.
Survey Date and Recorder11 Apr 2005
Bob & Lois Emswiler

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SectionRowSurnameGiven Name & MIBirth DateDeath DateHeadstone NotesRemarks
UnknownCivil War SoldiersThere are also many Civil War Soldiers here in unmarked graves.
UnknownSeveral unmarked graves
UnknownTwin Sons10 Aug 1956No visible marker; No names-recorded by the DAR in the 1960s
RoadcapInfant Son7 Mar 1919No visible marker-recorded by DAR in the 1960s
MaceHenryThe first Henry Mace, who settled in the Brown's Gap area, was born in England and is said to have been buried in this Mace Cemetery. There is no marker to his grave. Recorded by the DAR in the 1960s
001UnknownIllegible stone markers-In 2005 appears to be child buried here
001UnknownIllegible stone markers-In 2005 appears to be child buried here
001MaceGeorge W.4 Jun 185924 Apr 1932Father
001MaceBettie W.8 Feb 18741 Oct 1953Mother
001MaceCecil E.28 Mar 1936Virginia, Pvt Med Dept
001MaceRoy Clyde30 Jul 191211 Oct 1991Tec 5 US Army WWII
001MaceGladys B.21 Jan 19164 Mar 2005Died 4 March 2005-data from newspaper
002MaceT. Ashby23 Mar 186210 Apr 1940Father
002MaceLucy W.28 Sep 186924 Sep 1899Mother
003MaceJohn Jacob3 Dec 187826 Apr 1976
003MaceLaura Nannie6 Oct 188519 Sep 1964
003MaceHerman L.23 Apr 191824 Spe 1986
003MaceRobert H.18 Jan 188728 Oct 1972Father
003MaceFlorence J.9 May 189411 Jul 1975
004ViaAlonza B.18551928
004ViaMaggie H.18541931
004BurkeMary E.1 Aug 188223 Aug 1910
004MooreBessie B.6 Oct 188713 May 1914w/J. G.
004ViaHilda C.4 Jul 1897d/A. B. & H. M.; age 2y 3m ?dHeadstone sunken-age below ground in 2005
005ViaJohn Clarence5 Apr 189029 Sep 1956Virginia Pvt 2 Corps School Det. WWI
005ViaMary C.10 May 18535 Jul 1933w/Clifton J.
005RandolMargaret A.5 Aug 1911Aged 75y 6m 3d
005RoadcapTheodore C.3 May 191829 Mar 1943
005RoadcapReuben8 Jun 188527 Nov 1967Father; s/Robert & Rhoda Marshall Roadcap; Erected by Daisy R. Sipe-Daughter, Janet S. Wampler-Granddaughter, Claude L. Wampler-Grandson-in-law
005RoadcapLucy Ellen Via10 Jan 18886 Dec 1965Mother; d/Clifton J. & Mary Mace Via; Erected by Daisy R. Sipe-Daughter, Janet S. Wampler-Granddaughter, Claude L.Wampler-Grandson-in-law
006MaceJohn Henry10 Jul 1848Feb 1932
006MaceJulia A.4 Sep 1852Mar 1933
006GarrisonSamuel L.18811947Father
006GarrisonLaura Via18831957
007RoadcapClarence L.21 Feb 190611 Dec 1968Father