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Thornrose Cemetery

Staunton, Augusta Co., Virginia


Partial listing. Surnames include: Barkman, Butler, Carrier, Cline, Cochran, Denny, East, Greaver, Hatcher, Johnson, Kerr, Lackey, Loving, Miller, Page, Stoddard, & Summerson.


Elizabeth Butler
Died
Dec. 16, 1861
Aged
78 Years

At Rest


[buried next to Elizabeth Butler;
both of the Barkman inscriptions are on one stone]

Thomas B. Barkman
Died July 8, 1878
Aged 24 Years


Elizabeth A. Barkman
Died
August 29, 1897
Aged 68 Years

[Taken] into [T]hy hands
I command my spirit


Frank A. Butler
Died
March 19, 1882
Aged
30 Yrs, 5 Mo, & 7 ds

"Jesus died for me."


Lieutitia J.
Wife of
Chas. E. Butler
born
Feb. 17, 18[__]
died
Oct. 6, 1880.

Asleep in Jesus


[broken stone]

Chas. E. Butler


Thomas Moffett
Butler
May 10, 1850
June 23, 1918


Willie E.
Wife of
Thos. M. Butler
Died
Jan. 3, 1889
Aged
39 yrs 8 mo 16 ds


Ollie C.
Daughter of
W. S. & L. P. Kerr
Born
Mar. 5, 1874,
Died
Sep. 26, 1892.

Christ is our Lord


Lola P.
Wife of
Wesley S. Kerr
and daughter of
H.M. & E.A.M. Stoddard
died
Oct. 5, 1876.
Aged
23 Yrs 5 Mos & 22 ds

Rejoicing in hope patient
in tribulation


FATHER

Wesley S. Kerr
1847 -- 1931

Asleep in Jesus


MOTHER

Mary M. Johnson
wife of
Wesley S. Kerr
1855 -- 1929

At Rest


Alexina Kerr
April 27, 1885
Feb. 6, 1950

God is and all is well


William [____ch]e
Lackey
[can't read] 1905
[can't read] 1905


Alex Lackey
June 4, 1811
Oct. 1, 1911


Walter Howard Page
Aug. 13, 1858 -- May 6, 1959
His wife
Lelia Maude Greaver
Dec. 23, 1887 -- Jan. 14, 1968


Robert P. Greaver
Dec. 4, 1861 -- Aug. 18, 1948
his wife
Naomi A. Stoddard
July 9, 1863 -- Dec. 25, 1921

GREAVER


Ruth Conway
Daughter of
R [P] & N.A. Greaver
[Au_] [__] 18[68]
[_____ __ ] 1884


Lelia F.
Butler
1856 -- 1910


Samuel B. Denny
1791 -- 1872
his wife
Naomi Loving
1792 -- 1872


STODDARD

Father
John E.
Oct. 6, 1877
Nov. 14, 1940


Mother
Ora C.
Nov. 9, 1878
Dec. 18, 1958


H. M. Stoddard
Died
Dec. 19, 1867
Aged
37 Yrs & 5 Mo

Asleep in Jesus


Eliza A. M.
Wife of
H. M. Stoddard
Died
Dec. 29, 1881
Aged
53 Yr 11 Mo & 12 ds

God gave He took He will restore


Mary E. Stoddard
April 29, 1890
October 16, 1974


Emma Louise Stoddard
July 31, 1887
June 5, 1955


Maynard B. Stoddard
Dec. 8, 1854
Apr. 24, 1934
his wife
Mary Inskip Miller
Jan. 6, 1858
Mar. 3, 1926

STODDARD


Olivia Hawkins
Stoddard
October 1, 1970


Herbert Conway
Son of
M. B. & M. I. Stoddard
Died Dec. 1[2], 1885
Aged 3 Yr 11 Mo 12 ds


Horace C.
Son of
M. B. & M. I. Stoddard
Died
June 5, 1883
3 Yr [11] Mo 12 ds

Suffer the little children to
come unto me.


Continued on next page

Click here to view photos & a diagram of Butler, Kerr and Stoddard plots

Click here to view a separate listing of Butler and Stoddard burials at Thornrose compiled by the secretary of Thornrose cemetery ca. 1986.

Click here to view a map of this cemetery.


Submitted by: Susan Shields Sasek. Dean Robert Sasek, Sr., Shaun Dickenson and I visited this cemetery in August 2002 & copied the above inscriptions & took the photos.

My notes or items I had difficulty reading are in brackets [ ].


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