Roark Cemetery is located near the community of Birchwood in the northwest corner of Hamilton County.  Birchwood is on Hwy 60 which runs between Cleveland, Tn & Dayton, Tn.  The cemetery is on private property but access can be gained.  The mailbox reads: “Farmer  4455 Parker Loop”.  From the center of Birchwood take Johnson Road south 1.5 miles as it dead ends into Parker Loop.  Take Parker Loop right 9/10 mile and the cemetery sign can be seen on the right side of the property.  The cemetery is located in a wooded area.  Not badly overgrown but not mowed either. Surveyed 2003.

Names of individuals in this cemetery were recorded as they appeared on the tombstones. No attempt was made to correct obvious errors or differences in spelling. Every attempt has been made to record this information correctly. However, mistakes are possible.  The information on this page may NOT be reproduced in any format for profit or presentation by any other person or organization without the written consent of the contributor, the legal representative of the submitter, or The Hamilton County Tennessee Genealogy Society.


Dunn, Clinton Joe       "Children of Raleigh & Effie Pendergrass Dunn"
Dunn, Elsie       "Children of Raleigh & Effie Pendergrass Dunn"
Dunn, Estell       "Children of Raleigh & Effie Pendergrass Dunn"
Dunn, Lester       "Children of Raleigh & Effie Pendergrass Dunn"
Dunn, Mary Kate       "Children of Raleigh & Effie Pendergrass Dunn"
Gregory, America Roark 04/04/1844 08/23/1940    
Gregory, David B 11/10/1887 11/17/1887    
Gregory, Ella 06/05/1880 08/25/1948    
Gregory, Hazel 12/19/1906 03/13/1922    
Gross, John 00/00/1820 10/10/1876   birthdate is estimate, "age 56 yrs 4 mo at death"
Gross, Mary Ann Roark 04/00/1806 06/28/1868    
Haney, Alice M 05/23/1874 08/03/1966    
Haney, J W 10/19/1861 07/22/1940    
Harding, Carmen E 06/09/1903 01/09/1958    
Harding, Ibby J 07/04/1880 03/16/1958    
Harding, S E 05/15/1877 07/06/1951    
Lyons, Will 06/01/1883 12/22/1907    
Mathis, Elizabeth 09/17/1881 08/15/1958    
Newell, I L 10/02/1913 11/20/1913    
Newell, T 10/04/1921 03/00/1922    
Pendergrass, Eliza Roark 06/09/1833 09/19/1909    
Pendergrass, James A 00/00/1828 00/00/1880    
Roark, Girdie E 10/30/1889 10/01/1890   "Daughter of Jacob L & Mary Ann Cross Roark"
Roark, Ida Victoria 03/01/1886 08/25/1886    
Roark, Infant       "Infant of John & Margaret Gross Roark"
Roark, Infant 06/02/1890 06/03/1890   "Infant of Thomas Asbury & Mary Jane Moon Roark"
Roark, Infant       "Infant of Newton N & Nancy J Roark"
Roark, James W 09/13/1835 09/16/1905    
Roark, John 05/18/1800 02/02/1870    
Roark, John Lewis 07/04/1846 07/14/1941 09/19/1866  
Roark, John N 01/02/1886 03/03/1887   "Son of Jacob L & Mary Ann Cross Roark"
Roark, Juda Ann 09/10/1837 06/19/1915    
Roark, Lener J 08/05/1887 06/10/1889   "Daughter of Jacob L & Mary Ann Cross Roark"
Roark, Lewis A 09/13/1879 11/25/1881    
Roark, Margaret Gross 00/00/1806 04/27/1860    
Roark, Mary P 11/04/1877 12/02/1881    
Roark, Nancy 12/19/1830 09/27/1907    
Roark, Nancy J 02/11/1879 05/14/1906   "Wife of Newton N Roark"
Roark, Victoria Conner 03/10/1850 07/16/1921 09/19/1866  
Shelton, Harret E 09/28/1871 01/11/1886    
Shelton, Mary E 09/19/1845 12/15/1903    
Shelton, William 06/14/1848 08/02/1930