William Roberts Cemetery

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William Roberts Cemetery

Grayson County, Virginia

Location: Comers Rock

Directions: From the intersection of Comers Rock Rd (Rt 658) and Laurel View Rd (Rt 670) go southeast 0.7 mile on Laurel View Rd to cemetery on the right side of the road behind the house.

GPS Coordinates: N36.723630 W81.258810

Surveyed by: Mary Taylor Harrington, Susan Taylor Woodson

Comments: Cemetery is fenced and is visible from the road. This listing also includes info from Paul Herndon's files.

William Roberts Cemetery, Grayson County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
ROBERTS, W[illiam] J[asper] 10 Oct 1850 5 Jul 1916 [s/o Zachariah C. and Celia Hackler Roberts]
ROBERTS, Martha E. [1853] 19 Dec 1960 [d/o Zachariah C. and Celia Hackler Roberts]
ROBERTS, Z[ach] J[ohnson] 15 Mar 1876 23 Feb 1949 [s/o William Jasper and Mary E Sutherland Roberts; h/o Alice Jane Cox]
ROBERTS, Wiley 24 Dec 1882 25 Oct 1974 [s/o William Jasper and Mary E Sutherland Roberts]; large marker “Wiley Roberts and the Roberts Generations”
Row 2
ROBERTS, Jane 21 Jul 1874 15 Oct 1880 d/o W[illiam] J[asper] and M[ary E Sutherland] Roberts
ROBERTS, Grover Cleveland 1 Jun 1885 17 Jul 1901 s/o W[illiam] J[asper] and M[ary E Sutherland] Roberts
ROBERTS, Clarice 2 Jun 1905 8 Dec 1905 d/o R. L[ee] and Z[ollie] M[ae Cox] Roberts
ROBERTS, Ruth Glee 3 Jul 1910 11 Dec 1910 d/o of E[lbert] M. and E[ssie] J. [Cox] Roberts
ROBERTS, Lucille 11 Aug 1917 27 Jan 1920 d/o of E[lbert] M. and E[ssie] J. [Cox] Roberts
Row 3
SUTHERLAND, John W. 2 Nov 1883 2 Nov 1883 s/o A[lexander] M. and E. C[atherine Comer] Sutherland
SUTHERLAND, Wysor F. 28 Feb 1902 3 Apr 1902 s/o A[lexander] M. and E. C[atherine Comer] Sutherland
Believed to be buried here
[ROBERTS, William] [7 Feb 1770] [8 Apr 1838] presumed to be buried here; [This was his homeplace; s/o John and Elizabeth Roberts]
[ROBERTS, Mary E.]     presumed to be buried here; [1st w/o William Roberts; d/o John Davis, Sr.]
[ROBERTS, Lydia]   [26 Feb 1856] presumed to be buried here; [2nd w/o of William Roberts; nee Lewis]
[ROBERTS, Celia] [1824]   presumed to be buried here; [w/o Zachariah C. Roberts; d/o John and Catherine Delp Hackler]
ROBERTS, Julia C. [25 Mar] 1857 15 Dec 1860 [d/o Zachariah C. and Celia Hackler Roberts]
ROBERTS, Lydia 1855   [d/o Zachariah C. and Celia Hackler Roberts]
ROBERTS, Mary E. 15 Mar 1856 14 Feb 1947 [w/o William Jasper Roberts; d/o Richard H. and Ruth J. Cox Sutherland]
ROBERTS, Melvina 1845 11 Aug 1857 [d/o Zachariah C. and Celia Hackler Roberts]
ROBERTS, Zachariah 1824 25 Jun 1860 [s/o William and Lydia Lewis Roberts; h/o Celia Hackler Roberts]