|399 Childs Road|
Postal Code: 21916
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
OBLATE SISTERS OF ST FRANCIS de SALES
VILLA AVIAT & CEMETERY
399 Childs Road
Childs, MD 21916
The Oblate Sisters of St Francis de Sales own and operate the beautiful grounds of Mount Aviat Academy, Villa Aviat (Sisters' American Motherhouse) and cemetery. Oblate Sisters are buried here, in addition to the Sisters' family and friends.
The convent was originally the Cecil County Almshouse from 1776 to the 1950s in Childs MD and unmarked burials took place in a small part of the burial grounds in which they called "potters field".