What's New

June 6, 2016 - Added the Drummond Family Cemetery in Accomack Co. Thanks to Brenda Smith for the photos.

May 25, 2016 - Updated both Mt. Holly and Mt. Holly-South (Accomack Co.). Thanks to Sandy Perkins for these photos.

May 23, 2016 - Updated Bethel Baptist (Northampton Co.) with new photos from Sandy Perkins. Thanks, Sandy!

May 22, 2016 - Updated Johnson's Church (Northampton Co.) with new photos from Sandy Perkins. Thanks!

May 21, 2016 - Updated the Carpenter Plot in Northampton Co. with new photos from Sandy Perkins.

May 21, 2016 - Updated New Allen AME Church in Nassawadox with photos from Sandy Perkins. Thanks!

May 19, 2016 - Added a Johnson entry for Fairview Lawn and corrected the Unidentifieds page. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for both the new photo and the correction.

May 19, 2016 - Added a new entry under the Wise Cemetery in Accomack County. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for this photo.

February 11, 2016 - Added photos of the Armour family at Union Baptist in Eastville. Photos are from Susan Armour. Thank you!

January 11, 2016 - Added Nelson's Cemetery (MD-VA line) with over 700 photos from John D. Barnes

January 4, 2016 - Added the Taylor Plot near Youngs Creek Road and the Wattsville UMC Cemetery. All photos are from John D. Barnes.

January 3, 2016 - Added two new cemeteries, Mitchell's Hill (east) and Mitchell's Hill (west). Thank you to John D. Barnes for these photos.

January 3, 2016 - Added more photos to the Major Doughty Plot. Thanks to John D. Barnes for the additional photos.

January 2, 2016 - Added the Brittingham Cemetery (on the MD-VA line) to the Accomack section. Photos are courtesy of John D. Barnes.

August 30, 2015 - Added several photos to the New Allen Memorial AME Church Cemetery in the Cemetery Project. Thanks to Sandy Perkins. Also added several photos to the Wise section at Belle Haven and the Reed section at the Reed Burial Plot. Thanks to Robert Wescott for these photos.

August 27, 2015 - Uploaded images of Accomack County Survey Book 5 covering the years 1818-1831.

October 26, 2014 - Completed Fairview Lawn Cemetery. Over 2200 photos available.

May 6, 2014 - Added several new wills to the Court Documents section. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for the transcriptions.

April 15, 2014 - Added Atlantic Baptist Church cemetery in Atlantic. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for the photographs.

April 11, 2014 - Added Assawoman United Methodist Church cemetery to the Accomack page. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for the photographs.

December 10, 2013 - New photos for Belle Haven and Edgehill from Sandy Perkins.

May 29, 2013 - Added new photos to Red Bank courtesy of Sandy Perkins.

April 29, 2013 - Added photos for Edgewood (Old) in Northampton Co. The plot has recently been cleaned up. All photos are courtesy of Sandy Perkins.

April 26, 2013 - Added hundreds of new photos to Fairview Lawn. The front half of the cemetery has been completely photographed.

March 30, 2013 - Added photos from Red Bank, Eastville Baptist, and Belle Haven to the Cemetery Porject. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for these photos.

December 21, 2012 - Added Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery to the Northampton listings. All photos are courtesy of Tracey and Madison Mello.

December 6, 2012 - New item for the Original Scans page: Orphans' Accounts for Northampton County, 1813-1841. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for providing the images.

December 1, 2012 - Added the Barnes Plot near Mappsville with photos from Dempsey B. Bruton. Thanks!

August 6, 2012 - Added the Gillett Cemetery in Accomac. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for the photographs.

August 1, 2012 - Added the Allen Family Cemetery on Daugherty Rd., Accomac. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

May 24, 2012 - Added Whitehead Place to the Cemetery Project. All photos are from Tracey and Madison Mello.

May 5, 2012 - Added a new cemetery with photos from Sandy Perkins: Benson-Richardson in Accomack County near Painter. This cemetery is not listed in a cemetery book. Thanks to Sandy and her husband John for crawling through the bushes!

May 4, 2012 - Added new photos from Sandy Perkins to the Crockett Plot.

May 3, 2012 - Added Garrison Plot, thank you to Sandy Perkins for the photos.

May 2, 2012 - New cemeteries have been uploaded: Tracey and Madison Mello sent in photos for Pine Grove Farm and for Stewart's Wharf. Sandy Perkins sent in photos for Read Plot, Jamesville. Sandy also added photos for Old Church andfor Reed Burial Plot. Thanks!

November 28, 2011 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to Mt. Willis in Accomack Co. and to Christ Church Episcopal in Northampton Co.

September 17, 2011 - Several hundred more photos added to Union Baptist in Eastville, which, I believe, completes this cemetery. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for the photos.

August 20, 2011 - Added several hundred photos to Union Baptist Church (Eastville). All photos courtesy of Sandra Perkins.

July 29, 2011 - Added many new photos to First Baptist Church Capeville. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

July 28, 2011 - Added many new photos from Sandy Perkins to the Union Baptist Church Cemetery (Eastville).

July 5, 2011 - Added the Cape Charles Community Cemetery--over 600 photos. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for providing them.

June 29, 2011 - Added a number of photos to the Rodgers-Poulson Cemetery.

June 26, 2011 - Added a number of new photos to Heron Hill Cemetery.

June 24, 2011 - Added the Haley Burial Ground to the cemetery project. Photos from Wayne Stith

June 23, 2011 - Added many kphotographs to Bethel AME Church Cemetery. All photos courtesy of Sandy Perkins.

June 14, 2011 - Just a general note to those who read this list: The cemetery names I provide correspond to the names found in the three cemetery books for Accomack and Northampton Counties. In cases where a previously undocumented plot has been photographed, I give the plot whatever name seems most appropriate.

June 14, 2011 - Added First Baptist Church of Capeville, the Kellam-Groton Plot, and the Bull Plot (near Melfa), photos from Sandy Perkins. Added the Tull Cemetery, the Thornton Plot, Houston, the Gibbons Cemetery near Metompkin, the Byrd Cemetery near the railroad tracks, the Byrd Plot near Whites Crossing Road, the Winder Cemetery, Fairview (Andewey Plantation), and some new photos for Waterfield Farm. These photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

June 9, 2011 - Added some new cemeteries--Conquest Plot, Jennie Lee Phillips Grave, Fox Graveyard (the latter two are not represented in a cemetery book). These photos are courtesy of Lisa Gibbons. There are also additions and corrections for Franktown Cemetery, Belle Haven Cemetery, Capeville Masonic Cemetery, Hungar's, Cape Charles, and Johnson's Church Cemetery. These photos are courtesy of Sandy Perkins.

April 30, 2011 - Added new cemetery: Jeffsonia Cemetery in Northampton County. All photos from Sandy Perkins.

December 21, 2010 - Major addition: The Record of Family Burying Grounds, Accomack County, Virginia, a pair of handwritten books containing many tombstones recorded in the 1930's. These books contain inscriptions and should be consulted in addition to Mihalyka and Wilson's Graven Stones.

December 17, 2010 - Many photos added to Fairview Lawn Cemetery, courtesy of Gail M. Walczyk.

November 24, 2010 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to the Mt. Holly Cemetery page.

November 13, 2010 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to Mt. Holly South Cemetery near Onancock.

November 13, 2010 - Added photos for section 3 of Bethel AME Church in Eastville. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

November 6, 2010 - New cemeteries posted: Bethel AME Church in Eastville and the Murray graves in Oyster. Photos added: Christ Episcopal in Eastville, Foundation of Faith in Belle Haven. These photos are from Sandy Perkins. Added photos from Paul Clouser to Cape Charles Cemetery.

September 3, 2010 - I have moved this site to a new server, but there are still some files that need to be reworked slightly. Stay tuned. - Wayne Stith

May 16, 2010 - Added the Merton Cemetery in Elliott's Neck, Accomack County. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

May 15, 2010 - Added the Harrison Grave and the Shirley plot, both in Hacks Neck. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

May 14, 2010 - Add the Scott-Bishop plot to the Cemetery Project. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

May 14, 2010 - Added the Crockett Plot (Hacks Neck) to the Cemetery Project. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons

May 14, 2010 - Added the Guy Burial Plot (Hacks Neck) to the Cemetery Project. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

May 13, 2010 - Added many new photos to the Wescott Farm Cemetery. All photos were contributed by Sandy Perkins.

May 12, 2010 - Added the Brickhouse Plot near Nassawadox. All photos courtesy of Sandy Perkins.

March 7, 2010 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to the Churn Cemetery and to the Lewis Plot at Lee Mont.

March 7, 2010 - Added Whitecliff Cemetery in Savages Neck--all photos are from Sandy Perkins.

March 7, 2010 - Added Hills Farm Cemetery and many photos from Mt. Holly South Cemetery. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

January 30, 2010 - Added the Runnymeade cemetery near Accomac in Bayly's Neck. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for these photos.

January 30, 2010 - Added the Mt. Custis cemetery. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for these photos.

December 15, 2009 - Added a new cemetery: Latimer Farm; added some Mt. Prospect photos to Mt. Holly South. Mt. Prospect was incorporated into Mt. Holly but it appears to the visitor as if it were part of neighboring Fairview Lawn. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

May 19, 2009 - New cemeteries: Walston Cemetery and Budd Burial Ground. Added photos to Christ Episcopal Church, Eastville Baptist Church, and Holmes Presbyterian Church. All photos are from Sandy Perkins.

May 10, 2009 - Added a number of new cemetery plots; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons: Taylor Cemetery near Hopeton, Fletcher Plot near Mason Road, Parks Plot near Bloxom, Davis Plot, Bundick Plot at Quail Circle, West Plot, Wharton Cemetery near Mappsville, Taylor Plot near John Taylor Road, Trader Cemetery near Hallwood, Godwin Plot near Bloxom (unlisted), Gaskins Church-old, Bagwell Cemetery, Willett Burial Ground, Ingram Plot (unlisted).

March 14, 2009 - Added the Tatham Plot and the Taylor Cemetery on Bogues Bay, both in Accomack Co. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons

March 13, 2009 - Added the Conner Cemetery near T's Corner in Accomack Co. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 7, 2009 - Added the Bloxom Cemetery near Mappsville; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 7, 2009 - Added the Gardner Cemetery, the Withams-1 Cemetery, the Foreman Plot, the Cropper Cemetery, and Trader near Mappsville. Added photos to the Bell Cemetery. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 6, 2009 - Added the Metompkin Baptist Church Cemetery. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 3, 2009 - Added the Ebenezer Church Cemetery, the Ewell Plot south of Mappsville, and the Kitson Plot. All photographs are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 3, 2009 - Added the Parks Plot near Nelsonia; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 2, 2009 - Added the Chesser Cemetery Near Assawoman; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 2, 2009 - Added several new plots: an unidentified Bloxom plot and an unidentified Smith plot, the Ewell Cemetery near Youngs Creek Rd., Barnes near Parksley, and the Tunnell Plot at Pastoria, which is called "Tunnell cem" in Graven Stones. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

March 1, 2009 - Added the Fletcher Plot near Payne Rd., the Wessels Plot near Parksley, and the Bull Plot near Nelsonia; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons. Also added an interesting Nottingham orphan's account in the Court Documents section. The transcription was provided by Gail M. Walczyk.

February 28, 2009 - Added the Fitchett Plot near Nelsonia; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons. Added many more photos to Edgewood (New); all photos are from Sandy Perkins.

February 26, 2009 - Added the Lewis Cemetery near the Makemie Monument, the Stant Cemetery, and the Matthews Plot near Mearsville; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

February 14, 2009 - Added an Unidentified Cemetery Near Withams and the Knight Plot on Holdens Creek; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons. Also added the Corbin Cemetery at Sanford; all photos are from James B. Corbin.

February 13, 2009 - Added the following new cemeteries: Copes Cemetery, the Smith Cemetery north of Jenkins Bridge, the Robins Plot (near Withams), and the Drummond Cemetery near Jenkins Bridge. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

February 5, 2009 - Added the Chase Cemetery in Accomack Co.; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

January 27, 2009 - Added a new cemetery, Hunt Place in Northampton Co.; all photos are from Sandy Perkins.

January 25, 2009 - Added the Benson Cemetery (Acc. Co.); all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

January 24, 2009 - Updated Red Bank Cemetery with new photos from Sandy Perkins.

January 20, 2009 - Added the following new cemeteries: Hickman Plot West of Pastoria, Hickman-Gravenor, Fox Plot, Hope Plot Northeast of Parksley, Barnes Cemetery Near Nelsonia, Mason Cemetery South of Bloxom, Fletcher Plot South of Bloxom. All of these cemeteries are in Accomack County, and all photos are from Lisa Gibbons, for which I am very grateful.

January 19, 2009 - Added three more plots in Northampton County: Mt. Hebron, Farmington, and Edgewater Plot. Photographs were sent to Jean Mihalyka and are used with her permission.

January 18, 2009 - Added a new cemetery: Pocahontas, in Northampton Co. Photographs were sent to Jean Mihalyka and are used with her permission.

January 13, 2009 - Added three new cemeteries: Wessells Cemetery near Rew, Finney A. W., and Johnson Plot; all photographs are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 29, 2008 - Added the Riley Cemetery and added more photos to the Taylor Cemetery on Guilford Creek; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 29, 2008 - Added Taylor Plot at Guilford, Dix Plot near Parksley Road, Hopkins Graves at Hopkins, and additions to the Mason Plot at Parksley. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 28, 2008 - Added two new cemeteries - the Lang Plot at Temperanceville and the Taylor Plot near Temperanceville; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons. Thanks Lisa!

December 28, 2008 - Added the orphan's account for Esther Joyne; also Bagg and Srieves surveys with images. Thanks to Gail M. Walczyk for providing the transcriptions and images.

December 16, 2008 - Added the Mears Cemetery near Temperanceville and the Conquest Cemetery near Temperanceville; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added the Taylor Plot south of Ann's Cove Rd. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added an undocumented cemetery, the Annis Plot; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added photos from Lisa Gibbons to the Hickman Plot.

December 16, 2008 - Added the Parkes Cemetery near Fisher Road; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added the Custis Plot between Hopeton and Rew; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added a new cemetery that is apparently not indexed in the cemetery books: Mears Plot in Gargatha. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added the Allen Family Cemetery in Northampton Co.; all photos are from Sandy Perkins.

December 16, 2008 - Added the single grave at Indian Town Park. Added photos to the Wessells Plot, and to Red Bank. Photos from Lisa Gibbons, Sandy Perkins, and Gail M. Walczyk. Added the Gibbons Cemetery near Metompkin--photos from Lisa Gibbons.

December 16, 2008 - Added the Watkinson Plot in Accomack Co. and the Gibbons Cemetery near Metompkin. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 15, 2008 - Added the Silverthorn Cemetery at Horntown; all photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

December 15, 2008 - Added a number of photos from Lisa Gibbons to the Atlantic Methodist Church Cemetery page.

December 15, 2008 - Added the Taylor Cemetery on Arbuckle Neck Rd.; all photos from Lisa Gibbons.

November 28, 2008 - Added the Parker Cemetery near Horntown, with photos from Lisa Gibbons. Thanks to Lisa and also to David E. Royal for sending in the names of the people interred there.

November 28, 2008 - Completed Modest Town Baptist Church with photos from Gail M. Walczyk and Sandy Perkins. Thanks!

October 15, 2008 - Added the Abbott Cemetery, with photos from Lisa Gibbons.

October 14, 2008 - Added Fisher Plot near Mappsville

October 14, 2008 - Added Wharton Plot at Sunderland Hall near Gargatha, thanks to photos from Lisa Gibbons.

October 14, 2008 - Added the Wessells Plot (behind the Purdue plant).

October 14, 2008 - Added Bundick Cemetery near Gargatha, all photos from Lisa Gibbons.

October 13, 2008 - Added two new cemeteries: Parks Burial Ground in Accomack Co., and Parkes Cemetery on Shultz Landing Road. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for photographs of the latter cemetery.

August 22, 2008 - Added these plots, all photos from Lisa Gibbons: Mason Plot near Bloxom, Mason Cemetery at Hopeton, Mears Plot near Gargatha, Barnes Cemetery west of Hopeton, and the Lewis Plot at Lee Mont.

August 15, 2008 - Added a new cemetery: Mason Cemetery on Maxwell Street. All photos are from Lisa Gibbons.

August 15, 2008 - Added two new cemeteries: the Gray Plot and the Lewis Plot near Johnson Landing Road; all photos from Lisa Gibbons

August 15, 2008 - Added a new cemetery, the Churn Cemetery; added some photos to the Barnes Cemetery near Lee Mont. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for these shots.

August 13, 2008 - Added photos to the Lewis Plot near Hunting Creek; added two new cemeteries, the Wessells Plot near Parksley and the Stran Cemetery. All photos from Lisa Gibbons.

August 9, 2008 - Added photos from Lisa Gibbons to Zion Baptist Church Cemetery and to the Bundick Plot near Zion Church.

August 3, 2008 - Added 9 new plots, all photos from Lisa Gibbons: Parramore Cemetery near Assawoman, Sterling Plot near Johnsons Corner, Miles Cemetery near Johnsons Corner, Cutler Plot near Johnsons Corner, Nock Cemetery near Modest Town, Parks Cemetery on Lang Lane, Taylor Plot north of Guilford, Taylor Plot near Ewell Road, and Bundick Plot near Parksley. Thanks, Lisa!

July 29, 2008 - Added six new plots, all photos from Lisa Gibbons: Tunnell Cemetery near Atlantic, East Cemetery near Atlantic, White Plot near Atlantic, Guy Plot near Atlantic, Miles Plot at Atlantic, Mason Plot near Lee Mont.

July 22, 2008 - Added the Somers Plot, the Nock Cemetery near Temperanceville, and the Byrd Cemetery near Groton Town. All photos courtesy of Lisa Gibbons. Thanks, Lisa!

July 15, 2008 - Added the Elmore Plot to the Accomack page; added photos to the "Unidentified Cemetery" that were recently unearthed. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for all these shots.

July 14, 2008 - Added a new plot - the Poulson Grave at Old Trower, and added photos to the Ross Cemetery, to the Ayres Plot (formerly titled Ayers Marker), to Bradford-Hyslup, and also set up a temporary page in Accomack (Unidentified Cemetery). All photos were sent in by Lisa Gibbons.

June 21, 2008 - Added a new plot, the Kellam-Bell plot in Accomack Co. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for these photos.

June 10, 2008 - Several new Accomack County cemetery plots have been added this week due to the kind work of Lisa Gibbons: Fletcher Plot at Emmanuel Episcopal, Young Plot at Bloxom, McCready Plot, and Makemie Monument Cemetery. In addition Lisa has provided shots from the Dix Plot at Bulbegger and the Drummond Cemetery at Sanford. Thanks, Lisa!

May 8, 2008 - Added the Budd Cemetery (in Tasley).

May 8, 2008 - Added photos to Modest Town

May 8, 2008 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to the Stockley Plot, the Morrison Hill Cemetery, and the Webb Lot (Pearson Plot).

May 7, 2008 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to the Anthony Bell Plot, the Chandler Burial Ground, Corbin Hall, and the Taylor Farm; also added the Davis-Mears Plot (photos from both Sandy Perkins and Gail M. Walczyk); added photos from Tom and Lisa Dunaway to Liberty Cemetery. Thanks!

May 6, 2008 - Added the Poulson Cemetery near Mearsville. Thanks to Lisa Gibbons for the photos.

May 6, 2008 - Added Taylor Farm (Sealand), with photos from Sandy Perkins.

May 6, 2008 - Added the Cedar Cottage (Fox Farm) Cemetery. Thanks to Sandy Perkins for the photos.

May 6, 2008 - Added Chandler Burial Ground with photos from Gail M. Walczyk. This site is threatened.

May 3, 2008 - Added Modest Town Baptist Church Cemetery with photos from Gail Walczyk and myself - over 300 - still need to shoot about 200 more.

April 27, 2008 - Updated the Martin-Hatton plot, and added a new cemetery, the Wright Plot near Hopeton, both thanks to Lisa Gibbons.

March 30, 2008 - Added several new photos to Quinby Cemetery and clarified some images from Quinby and Warwick Cemeteries, all thanks to Sandy Perkins.

March 21, 2008 - Added photos from Sandy Perkins to Warwick Cemetery. Thanks, Sandy!

March 5, 2008 - Added photos to Old Chapel; added two new plots, Williams Farm and Griffith Burial Ground, both in Northampton Co. Photos from Sharon Meekins. Thanks!

March 5, 2008 - Added more photos (my own) to Hope Cemetery, Mt. Holly, Mears Cemetery at Jenkins Bridge, Wright Plot near Mappsville, and Mitchell

March 2, 2008 - Added photos to Mt. Holly; added Mears Cemetery at Jenkins Bridge, Bundick Cemetery near Modest Town, the Wright Plot near Mappsville, and Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. All photos from Gail M. Walczyk

March 1, 2008 - Updated the Anthony Bell Plot (Old Trower) with photos from Gail M. Walczyk; updated Liberty Cemetery in Parksley with photos from Tom Dunaway. Thanks, guys!

February 27, 2008 - Updated Red Bank Cemetery and added the following new ones in Accomack County: Hope, Ross, and Warwick. All these photos are from Gail M. Walczyk

February 25, 2008 - Posted a new book (images): Naval Officers Book of Entries & Clearances - 1785-87. Detailed info about ships sailing to and from Accomack Co. in the 1780's.

February 6, 2008 - Gail M. Walczyk has provided Accomack Indentures 1798-1835 for posting on this web site. Please check it out - it's under court documents. Thanks, Gail -


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