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Floyd County Historical Society


P.O. Box 292
Floyd, Virginia  24091-0292

Helping preserve and share a unique history in Southwest Virginia

Cemeteries of Floyd County, VA

 

 
ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH CEMETERY –  OLD PART

Located on Needmore Lane  N 36 54.045  W 80 21.780

Copied in 1960 by (we believe) Evelyne Rutrough and “additions later”

We’re typing this from the copy given to us

 

Christian Epperly                                                                 1765         9 Jan 1845

   S/o Hans Jacob & Elizabeth (German)  h/o Elizabeth Morgelin, (Moricle)

 

Elizabeth Epperly   nee Moricle                                1771         17 Sep 1850

 

Eli Epperly                                                                    10 Mar 1810    2 Aug 1886

 

Ona Epperly                 w/o Eli                                      30 Jan 1814     4 Feb 1862

 

Margaret C. Epperly                                                     3 May 1844    23 Jul 1862

 

George D. Epperly                                                       9 Sep 1856     20 Aug 1862

 

James T. Epperly                                                          7 Jun 1854      22 Aug 1862

 

Louanna R. Epperly                                                      17 May 1847   24 Aug 1862

 

Permelier A. Epperly                                                    3 Jan 1846      25 Aug 1862

 

Mary Epperly                                                                          1790     28 Sep 1852

 

Alvin R. Epperly                                                           17 Jun 1836     4 Dec 1850

 

Eliza Epperly     d/o Abraham Phlegar               29 Mar 1801    20 Aug 1877

    W/o Jacob C. Epperly

 

Elspa Epperly               w/o Joseph Epperly                              1814    27 Jan 1835

 

Jacob C. Epperly                                                          1 Jun 1801      11 Mar 1883

 

Elizabeth Howell    nee Epperly                         23 Aug 1840    10 Oct 1928

   W/o  Jasper Brammer & Wm. B. Howell

 

William M. Epperly                                                       26 Sep 1838    23 Nov 1916

 

Emeline Epperly                                                            6 Sep 1844     16 Sep 1895

 

Mary B. Epperly                                                           19 Jul 1859      21 Oct 1925

 

Inf dau   of Wm. & E. Epperly                                      29 Mar 1867

 

Inf son    of Wm & E. Epperly                                                  2 Sep 1868

 

Inf dau    of Wm & E. Epperly                                      26 Apr 1870

 

Georgie Epperly                                                           3 Dec 1874     25 Jul 1875

 

Alice J. Epperly   w/o S.A. Epperly                               18 Jun 1852     7 Aug 1883

 

Inf   of S.A. & A.J. Epperly                                                      23 Jun 1874

 

Inf son     of S.A. & A.J. Epperly                                  31 Oct 1860    3 Nov 1880

    (note:  this was as on the copy)

 

Jacob S. Epperly                                                          9 Mar 1820     4 Oct 1864

 

Jacob S. Epperly                                                          9 Mar 1850     4 Oct 1864

 

J. T. Thomas   (Tugg)                                                   23 Jan 1860     17 Aug 1935

 

Jennie A. Thomas   w/o J.T.                                          30 May 1854   19 Aug 1926

 

Claude S. Thomas   s/o J.T. & Jennie                                          1896              1959

 

Sallie E. Thomas                                                           30 Jun 1898          young

 

Almira Smith                                                                 9 Mar 1850     2 May 1906

 

Susie Burnice Weddle                                                               1889                1906

 

Phillip Sowers                                                               23 Mar 1802    6 Feb 1845

 

John L. Sowers    w/o Wm E & Nancy                          1832   31 Aug 1849

 

William E. Sowers                                                                      1799  22 Aug 1848

 

Nancy E. Sowers     w/o Wm E.                                   30 Aug 1809        age 84

 

George Sowers    h/o Elizabeth Sowers                         1750   18 Mar 1834

 

Mary Isabell Zentmyer                                      3 Dec 1848     29 May 1850

 

Margaret Spangler                                                                    1777    5 Jul 1834

 

John Sowers                                                                             1785    7 Apr 1836

 

Isaac Cronk                                                                 23 Jul 1821      24 Aug 1852

 

Mary Cronk                                                                 5 Sep 1823     22 Jul 1852

 

William Henry Cronk   h/o Elizabeth Epperly                 1796               1875

 

Elizabeth Cronk     nee Epperly                                     1831                1865

 

Eli Henry Cronk       c/o Henry & Elizabeth

 

Mary Griggs Cronk                                                                  1835                1892

    Buried in N.C.

 

John Rutrough              s/o Jonas & Margaretha                        1756    12 Dec 1824                                                    

Mary Anne Roughtroff  nee Krank                    15 May 1755   28 Jan 1839

    W/o John Rutrough

 

S. Sowers                                                                                infant

 

Sarah Sowers                                                                             1792  25 Sep 1883

 

Hugh Sowers         remainder illegible

 

William Rutrough                                                          5 Feb 1790       ?  Feb 1829

 

Sarah E. Booth                                                 13 Jul 1846      8 Sep 1868

 

Nancy A. Simmons                                                       5 Jun 1844      28 Jul 1873

 

J B M                                                   illegible

 

Ward B. Moses   s/o J.B. & Mary J.                            10 Nov 1879   28 Dec 1887

 

Matilda J. Gardner                                                        12 Jul 1806      5 Feb 1894

 

James Gardner                                                             2 Sep 1799     15 Jul 1884

 

Daniel Zentmeyer                                                                      1791    22 Jun 1865

 

Sarah A. L. Ronald  d/o Wm L. & Mary Ronald           20 Aug 1835    7 Oct 1854

 

Joseph A. Graham                                                        1 Jan 1848      19 Jul 1850

 

Catherine Ridinger                                                        8 Feb 1792     27 Aug 1868

 

George H. Ridinger                                                       13 Jul 1846      5 Apr 1870

 

George Ridinger                                                                       1793    5 Jun 1855

 

Pencie Pedigo                                                               12 Oct 1858    18 Jun 1880

 

Rosa L. Pedigo                                                 22 Mar 1861    13 Sep 1884

 

Katherine Richards                                                       ?  Apr 1799      ?  Feb 1874

 

S.A Tice          ??Birth  NO. 10, 1748,  dau.  17, 1817 ?

 

John Zentmeyer                                                                        1763    3 Sep 1844

 

Barbary Zentmeyer                                                       29 Mar 1771    2 Oct 1839

 

Jacob Tice                 4 yrs 2 mos                                                         6 Jul 1844

 

Jacob Tice                                                                                1740    22 Apr 1824

 

Mary B. Zentmeyer                                                      16 Aug 1817    23 Mar 1886

 

Florentine A. Young    w/o Wm Young             24 May 1855   23 Sep 1886

 

Callalhill M.S. Young                                                    19 Apr 1883    11 Oct 1890

 

Artimisa Sowers                                                           26 Jun 1873     21 Oct 1876

 

Mrs. Margaret Goodykoontz                                                    ?               Mar 1819

 

Elizabeth Goodykoontz      81 yrs 10 mo                                   1777    6 Oct 1858

 

Rev. Martin Walter                                                                   1776    29 Oct 1843

  (First regular Pastor Zion Lutheran Church  1826-1843)

Christina Walter            w/o Martin                                           1776                1862

Jacob H. Blackwell  (grandson of Walters)                                1848                1861

 

Minnie Tice Phelps       w/o Mortimer Phelps                            1874                1937

 

Judie Hubbard                                                                          1834    9 Apr 1916

 

Calvin E. Spangler                                                        7 Dec 1849     27 Jul 1921

 

Nannie E. Spangler     w/o C.E. Spangler                      11 Feb 1852    3 Sep 1920

 

Watson D. Spangler                                                     20 Oct 1875    11 Feb 1878

 

Ann Eliza Butler   age 56 yrs     w/o James Butler                                  26 Apr 1885

 

Mrs. Mary Palmer     age 19 yrs                                                           7 Sep 1853

 

Lurina A. Palmer  d/o Samuel & Mary Palmer    age 19 days

 

Elizabeth Rutrough  nee Sowers  w/o William Rutrough 28 Apr 1789 28 May 1871

 

Margaret Abbigail Cronk                                              15 Apr 1852    17 Nov 1852

 

Inf dau  Eli & Mary Cronk                                            28 Jul                 2 Aug 1854

 

Samuel T. Cronk                                                          6 Jul 1855       3 Aug 1855

Inf son   Eli & Mary E. Cronk                           13 Sep 1860    29 Dec 1860

 

Maggie Mae Willis                                                                    1869                1957

 

Mary Ella Willis    d/o David & Ellen Willis                                1871                1929

 

David Willis                                                                              1836                1925

 

Ellen P. Willis   nee Phlegar  w/o Davie                         1842                1919

 

Elizabeth Woods                                                                      1913    2 Dec 1835

 

Hector Williams  s/o Powhatan & Elizabeth                   15 Oct 1814    7 May 1897

 

Susan Williams   nee Moricle                                        15 Aug 1821    4 Jul 1891

    W/o Hector Williams

 

Charlie L. Williams   s/o C.H. & Susan             12 May 1863   9 Jan 1884

 

A. A. Terry                                 ?

 

Elsie Terry   d/o W.H. & A.A. Terry                             9 Apr 1884     10 Nov 1894

 

Walter E. Terry                                                            24 Apr 1873    21 Dec 1909

 

Sarah Black                                                                              1842    25 Nov 1915

 

Elizabeth Pugh                                                  7 Dec 1852     16 May 1902

 

Lydia Pugh                                                                   15 Aug 1821    26 Nov 1902

 

Gertie Terry                                                                              1878   23 Dec 1884

 

Mary Pflieger                                                                            ?          5 Sep 1848

 

Eve Catharine Phlegar                                                               1768   4 Jul 1858

    Age 84 yrs    ????

 

Allice D. Phlegar  d/o J.H. & Anjaline Phlegar   11 Dec 1874        Nov 1874

     W/o Francis Hogan       (????)

 

Leah Hogan    d/o Abraham Phlegar                             18 Oct 1798    2 Jul 1880

 

Francis Hogan                                                              29 Nov 1808   9 Jun 1879

 

Mannassah Tice                                                                        1796   23 Feb 1849

 

D. W.   (Druss) Williams                                               2 Feb 1858     4 Sep 1928

 

Clara P. Williams     nee Sowers                                   12 Aug 1864    28 Jan 1886

     1st w/o D. W. Williams

 

Mollie P. Williams                                                                     ?          27 Sep 1921

  (Mother of Clara Williams)   {????}

 

Dr. Roy F. Williams   h/o Edna Rutrough                       25 May 1883   7 Jul 1921

 

T. Curtis Markel    h/o Sarah f. Hogan              17 Nov 1869   13 Jul 1887

 

Livia Alma Moses                                                                     ?          5 Jun 1987

 

Florence Otterstedt   w/o Herman Otterstedt                             1900    1 Jul 1987

 

John Aquilla Weeks                                                      12 Dec 1844    15 Dec 1918

 

Elizabeth Akers    w/o George Akers                            5 Oct 1830     11 Feb 1854

 

Lelia K. Sowers           w/o C.H. Sowers                     25 Jul 1877      4 Dec 1902

 

Mallie J. Sowers  w/o G. W. Whitlock              19 Apr 1865    12 Dec 1927

 

J. U. Graham            age 41 yrs                                                            21 Feb 1866

 

Leah Preston Graham    nee Agnew                              23 Dec 1823    26 Feb 1907

    W/o James U. Graham

 

Elizabeth Graham    age 72  w/o John Graham               ?          21 Nov 1858

 

John Graham                                                                18 Jan 1778     6 May 1831

 

M. Belle Zentmeyer                                                      1 Mar 1882     16 Aug 1901

 

William Bower         age 9 mos.                                                            10 Jun 1828

 

Archie D. Sowers                                                         16 Oct 1858    1 Apr 1880

 

Horace Bently Sowers   s/o G.B. & S.E.                       18 Mar 1888    20 Sep 1888

 

David A. Sowers                                                          12 May 1827   19 Sep 1890

 

Mary Ann Sowers   w/o David A.                                 9 Mar 1830     17 Aug 1913

 

Susie E. Sowers   w/o G. B. Sowers                             26 Nov 1866   5 Feb 1897

 

Caleb B. Tice    h/o Emmerline Lemon Tice                      1 Jun 1831    16 Jan 1888

 

Abraham Phlegar       c/o Geo Fredrick             25 Jan 1776     14 Sep 1865

 

Margretha Phlegar    w/o Abraham                               25 Jan 1775     8 Sep 1851

     D/o  Hans. George & Anna Margaret Goodykoontz

 

Mary Ann Phlegar                                                                    1831    31 Oct 1890

 

Rhoda Phlegar                                                              16 Sep 1806    3 Apr 1891

 

Elizabeth Phlegar   age 60 yrs 11 mos                           1790    11 Nov 1850

 

Isaac Phlegar                                                                13 Apr 1796    10 Sep 1859

 

Sarah C. Phlegar   w/o Isaac                                         25 Oct 1810    18 Apr 1878

 

Sopha Phlegar                                                                          1790    4 Feb 1839

 

Mary M. Phlegar          age 81 yrs   {???}                                1758     7 Jul 1850

 

George Phlegar     s/o George Fredrick Phlegar             1762   29 Jul 1839

 

David Phlegar    of Lafayette Co. Mo.                           1806   12 Dec 1869

 

Mrs. Mary Phlegar                                                                   1815   23 Oct 1850

 

Benjamin Phlegar                                                          8 Oct 1812     11 Jul 1892

 

Sarah Ellen Phlegar   w/o Benjamin                                           1832                1910

 

Sarah Adeline Phlegar    d/o Benj. & Mary Phlegar                   30 May 1847   18 Mar 1863

 

Benjamin Jackson Phlegar   s/o Benj. & Sarah              17 Mar            22 Mar 1864

 

Thomas Franklin Phlegar    s/o Benj. & Mary                10 Dec 1848    27 Jan 

 

1854Ruphus M. Phlegar                                                           1 Jan 1844      24 Sep 1855

 

Rhody Phlegar                                                                          7 Jul 1851       20 Oct 1853

 

Jessie May Phlegar  d/o Benj. & Sarah  age 8 mos                                            25 Jan 1876

 

Lillie Brown Phlegar   d/o Benj & S.E.                          23 Jun 1858     11 Jan 1882

 

Andrew M. Phlegar                                                                  3 Jul 1839       11 Aug 1905

 

Mary Ann Phlegar                                                                               1831     31 Oct 1890

 

Mazy Phlegar                                                                           19 Sep 1802    4 May 1881

 

Delilah Phlegar                                                                          1804   27 Sep 1884

 

Rachel Pfleeger       c/o Abraham & Margaret Phlegar   28 Feb 1800    29 Dec 1851

 

T. H. Phlegar                                                                            22 Sep 1849       age 3 wks

 

Michael Phlegar    s/o George Fredrick                                     1780    13 Nov 1859

 

Mary Phlegar                                                                                        ?          5 Sep 1848

 

One Stone

Margaret Goodykoontz died Marcy 1819

Widow of George Goodykoontz  1732 – 1784

A soldier of the Revolution from 

Northhampton, Wurtemberg, Germany

Buried Fredrick Co., VA

 

Their children

Maria Magdalena                     m. George Phlegar

                                 Jacob                                       m   Margaret Beaver

                                 George                                     m   Mary Beaver

                                  Margaretha                             m   Abraham Phlegar

                                  Elizabeth-Eve

                                  Maria                                       m   William Gilham

                                  Catherine                                  m   Christian Stipe

                                   Daniel                                      m  Hannah Beaver

Herman Wm. Otterstedt                                               22 Oct 1904    7 Jul 1976

 

 

 

 

                                    

 

 

                                                                                    

 

 

                                                            

 

 

 

 


 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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