Gregory/Miller Burial Ground

Location
Hereford, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorials 2 added (50% photographed)

Search Gregory/Miller Burial Ground:

Hereford Township: Probably located on former Gregory farm. From village of Huffs Church, north on Hunter Forge Rd. toward Siesholtzville, then right on Old Mill Rd . .5 miles to farm on right. Was located along a fence overgrown with timber and brush. Also an Indian burial ground was situated close to the dividing line between the Millers and the Gregorys, not far from the burying grounds. Size: 60' x 125'
History: Fieldstones said to mark graves of Millers and Gregorys. Plot overgrown about 1900. (WHS, p.1 and MHBA, p. 469) Richard Gregory's will was dated June 24, 1765 mentioning his wife Margaretha and the following issue: sons John, David and Richard, Andrr, Jacob, George and Christian, Mary wife of John Jones, to the children of Judith, late wife of John Rhoads, Anna wife of Joseph Bet , Margaretha wife of Jacob Foige, Elizabeth Kurtz, and to Sarah and Hannah.
Gravemarkers and inscriptions: None found.
Observations: Indicate the site begins on the south side of the entrance lane about the middle of the most eastern flower garden and continues across to the lamp post nearest the house. Graves are laying east to west in 4 rows of 11 abreast. The activity was detected down the bank in line with but not at the wishing well.
Site address: 106 Old Mill Rd.
Pin: 52-5491-02-95-2514*
DB 2284
p. 1098

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GPS Coordinates: 40.45421, -75.6019

  • Added: 1 Feb 2016
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2602555