More Entries from Rockbridge Co. VA Death Register
Rockbridge County Death Register, 1853-1862
Jane Camden, age 73 and born in Amherst County, died from unknown causes on August 7, 1854.Parents:Lane and Elizabeth Jones.Husband:Jesse Camden.Death reported by Zach Camden, son.
John D. Camden, a farmer, age 44 and born in Rockbridge County, died from typhoid fever on July 28, 1854.Parents:W. and Nancy Camden.Wife:Polly Camden.Death reported by John Shields, son in law.(Note:The death register and the death certificate lists the death as July 28, 1854.His grave marker lists date of death as September 28, 1855!)
John Camden, age 27 years 9 months and born in Rockbridge County died from consumption on February 27, 1855.Parents:Jesse and Jane Camden.Wife:Sally Ann Camden.Death reported by David Camden, brother.
Mary ??, age 73 and born in Rockbridge County, died from consumption in October 1857.Parents:James and Rachel Shields.Death reported by J. R. Jordan, son-in-law.(Note:She would be sister to Joseph Shields who married Sarah Camden; John Shields who married Pamela Camden; and Sarah Shields who married John F. Camden.)
David Barger, a farmer, age 53 and born in Rockbridge County, died from unknown causes on October 10, 1858.Parents:Richard and Lucinda Barger.Wife:Evaline Barger.Death reported by Zach Camden, brother in law.
Joseph Camden, age 4 years 5 months and born in Rockbridge County, died from whooping cough on August 6, 1861.Parents:Lane and Mary Camden.Death reported by father.
William Camden, age 22 and born in Rockbridge County died on May 25, 1862.Parents:Lane and Polly Camden.Death reported by mother.Unmarried.
Sarah Eskew, age 70 and born in Nelson County, died from fever on May 7, 1862.Parents:John and M. Camden.Husband Joseph Eskew who reported death.(Note:Sarah first married Joseph Shields in Amherst County in 1813.)