Thompson Family Cemetery (Fort Pickett)

Location
Fort Pickett (on base, access restricted, GPS not permitted)
McKenney, Dinwiddie County, Virginia, USA Add to Map
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"This large family cemetery was located just west of Longstreet Road and south of Route 40 (Training Area 23) in what was Tract E-334 owned by Flornie V. Elder et al. in 1944 (see Table 1 and Figure 1). It is marked as "relocated" on the 1944 map and included on Godburn's list of cemeteries relocated to Butterwood Church where 44 individuals are listed: Elizabeth Thompson, Caroline R. Thompson, Elizabeth Thompson, Prudence Thompson, Capt. W.B. Thompson, Wm. Field Thompson, Mary Ellen C. Thompson,
Knox Thompson, Allice V. Thompson, Norborne F. Thompson, M.. Ellen Thompson, Alma Thompson White, Benjamin Lemuel White, K.T. White, Pierce Thompson, Merlin Thompson, Linda Thompson, Ann Eliza Hatch and 26 Unknown (Godburn 1977: G-6). The exact location of this former cemetery has not been identified at the time of this survey."

Source;
Fort Pickett Historic Cemeteries
Brunswick, Dinwiddie & Nottoway Counties, Virginia
Fort Pickett Cultural Resource Management Project 2005.06
Prepared by;
Conservation Management Institute
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
Cultural Resources Program
200 W 10th St, Pickett Park, Blackstone, VA 23824
Author: James G. Parker - February 2007

"Works referenced by:
Beverly A. Boyko, Wayne C.J. Boyko & Katherine E. Sutton; Terry Clouthier; Doug Colebum; Pamela Hurak; Clifton A. Huston, Charles M. Downing & Anne S. Beckett; Mary Cecilia Godburn; Matthew Laird; Michelle MacCarthy; Carol D. Tyrer, Jen Green & Matthew Laird; Len Winter, Brad Botwick & Debra A. McClane; Wayne Stith; Isham E. Hargrave.

***AVAILABLE at the Brunswick, Dinwiddie & Nottoway County Public Libraries

  • Added: 29 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2367909