The Boisseau Family Cemetery

The Boisseau Family Cemetery (HMA1G)

Location: Petersburg, VA 23803
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N 37° 11.075', W 77° 28.671'

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Tudor Hall Plantation

Many nineteenth-century Virginians buried deceased family members near their homes rather than in distant church yards. While we do not know when this cemetery was established, the only grave marker on this property belonged to Martha Eliza T. Boisseau Jones, daughter of Tudor Hall's first owners. Martha died on February 29, 1840, apparently while giving birth to twins who were buried with their mother. Martha Jones' remains and marker were moved to Blandford Cemetery in Petersburg in 1955. Archaeologists surveyed three unknown additional burials at this site in 1997.
HM NumberHMA1G
Placed ByPamplin Historical Park
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 7:53am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 280046 N 4118224
Decimal Degrees37.18458333, -77.47785000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 11.075', W 77° 28.671'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 11' 4.50" N, 77° 28' 40.26" W
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Area Code(s)804, 434, 757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6318 Duncan Rd, Petersburg VA 23803, US
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