Drinkwater Family Cemetery (Fort Pickett)

Location
Fort Pickett (on base, access restricted, GPS not permitted)
Blackstone, Nottoway County, Virginia, USA Add to Map
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"This family cemetery was located west of Pryor Road and east of the Engineer Bridge Site Pond (Training Area 11) in what was Tract C-158 owned by Edwin G. Gunn 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 28 individuals are
listed: Mrs. Chas Drinkwater, Chas W. Drinkwater, Bobbie Drinkwater, Mrs. Bobbie Drinkwater, 3 Unknown Wilsons, Edward Burnette and 20 Unknown individuals (Godburn 1977: G-9). 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: 30 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2368145