Nelms Family Cemetery

Location
Heathsville, Northumberland County, Virginia, USA
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Buried at the Nelms Home Place called Travelers Rest, The home and the Cemetery no longer exist. All of the bodies were moved to St. Stephens Episcopal Church in Heathsville, and the brick wall and all of the headstones were bulldozed into a ravine on the property. Information from a former owner of the property .

Travelers Rest was a small frame house with dormers and 2 chimneys. It belonged to the Nelms family. It was ransacked by Union forces during the Civil War.

GPS Coordinates: 37.90266, -76.41839

  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #2634910