Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Martiaus in:
 • Martiau Family Cemetery
 • Yorktown
 • York County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Family Martiau
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: unknown
Death: unknown

In 1936, 18 skeletal remains were uncoverd by the National Park Service (NPS) in an old cemetery, which previously was surrounded by a brick wall. During the years before burial, careful study of the bones were made and the Martiau gravesite was mapped. Bennett T. Gale, NPS park engineer reported to B. Floyd Flickinger, park superintendent, that grave 1 was Elizabeth Martiau Reade, 2 was George Reade, 4 was Jane's daughter Jane Martiau or his 2nd wife Isabella Martiau, 6 was Nicolas Martiau, 7 was wife Jane Martiau, 9 a small casket possibly of Nicolas's son Nicolas who died young. (Ref: Extracted from the Huguenot Publication No. 12, 1943-45, Huguenot Society of the Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia). 
 
Note: Col George and Elizabeth Read markers moved to Grace Episcopal Churchyard, Yorktown
 
Burial:
Martiau Family Cemetery
Yorktown
York County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Thomas
Record added: Jan 08, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103288090
Family Martiau
Added by: Thomas
 
Family Martiau
Added by: Thomas
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service