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Christ Union Baptist Church Cemetery

There are 19 obvious gravesites in this cemetery, only 14 of which are recorded and/or identified. It is likely that more exist. Christ Union Baptist Church stood at the northern edge of the cemetery which lies on a ridge. The central section of the graveyard is heavily overgrown and contains remnants of several tombstones and plot markers. If you know of other burials in Christ Union Baptist Church Cemetery, please contact us so that information can be added below.


Alice G. Milbroune 11/6/1906 - 5/28/1995

Eldridge Milbroune 5/3/1914 - 4/14/1954

Mary Franklin 1890 - 1982

Grace Johnson 1911 - 1986

Sadie B. Hall 1888 - 1991

Emma L. Deloatch 1915 - 1985

Pauline Brenney 1900 - 1987

Mary Brinney 1863 - 1956

Dorothy F. O'Connor 1914 - 2005

Alfred Bernney 1906 - 1978

Anna Hardy 1927 - 2000



J. H. W.

Broken, no markings

M. E. B.

A. L. W.

Gravesite with 4 corner markers

Tombstone missing

F. C.


Newly Unearthed Tombstones

Mary E. Brinney (8/15/1846 - 1/9/1892)

James H. Whealton - Son of James & Mariah
(11/26/1874 - 4/30/1894)

Crypt by missing tombstone


Unidentified Tombstone




BORN MAY 4, 1921

Note: It does not appear that the tombstone extended beyond the edges seen above.
And, what appears to be the footstone of this grave bears the initials A. L. W.

Another View

Other recorded* burials in Christ Union Baptist Cemetery:

Annie Brenney, 1897 - 1984
Mary E. Brinney, Aug 6, 1819 - Jan 9, 1892
Julia Godwin, 1895 - 1977

* Tombstone Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County Virginia, Mary Frances Carey, Heritage Books, 1999.

Metal markers by: John M. McNeil, McNeil Markers, Box 89 Sta, 1015 Main St., St. Joseph, MO. Furnished by Wharton Funeral Home, Accomac, VA.


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