Clear Branch Cemetery

Washington County Cemeteries

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Clear Branch Cemetery

Washington County, Virginia

Location: This cemetery is probably near the Clear Branch Church on Harleywood Rd. just north of the junction with Reedy Creek Rd.

Surveyed by: Connie Knipp

Clear Branch Cemetery, Washington County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
CANTER, Catherine 10 May 1857 25 Dec 1909
CANTER, Elizabeth 04 May 1820 Nov 1871 Nee Perrigan
CANTER, Georgia Anna 07 May 1892 12 Dec 1893 D/o J. & S.E. Canter
CANTER, Johanna 08 Apr 1884 25 Oct 1887
CANTER, James 25 Oct 1825 15 Feb 1900 "Father"
CANTER, James H. 24 Mar 1848 27 Apr 1925
CANTER, James M. 27 Jun 1880 Age 5 yrs 6 mo 11 days; S/o J. and Mary Canter
CANTER, Joseph 29 Jan 1873 27 Apr 1897
CANTER, Lilly A. 15 Sept 1880 10 Aug 1881
CANTER, Mary 12 Oct 1828 Oct 1821 (Death date 1891?)
CANTER, Mary Ann Whittaker [1847] 03 Nov 1900 Aged 62 yrs; "Asleep in Jesus, She has gone home but not forgotten"; Stone hard to read; W/o William H Canter
CANTER, Wm. H. [1839] 20 Feb 1904 Aged 65 yrs.; "Jesus lover of my soul, May he find joy in the life everlasting"
Infant son 28 Jan 1929 28 Jan 1929
PAIRGIN, Earnestine 24 Aug 1923 07 Dec 1923
PAIRGIN, Evelyn V D/o Mr and Mrs Joe Pairgin
PARIGIN 18 Jun 1862 30 Oct 1924 Stone falling apart
PARGIN, Della M 03 Jun 1892 14 Mar 1897
PARGIN, Samuel W. 09 Apr 1873 23 Feb 1924
PERIGEN, Annie F. 1921 W/o Thomas J. Perigen; double stone with Thomas
PERIGEN, Sally A. 1897
PERIGEN, Susan A 1875 1932
PERIGEN, Thomas J. 1836 1908 H/o Annie F. Perrigen