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Hanover County, Virginia

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Vontay Cemetery

Location

Vontay Road between Spring Road and Pinhook Road


Condition & Description

At last report (Jun 22, 2011) this cemetery is in excellent condition,
brush has been cleared, tombstones all upright. The cemetery is located
in the edge of a mature forest, with large hardwoods.


History

 


Tombstones

Rufus Irby Gray
Born Sept. 10, 1877
Died Oct. 10, 1912
All Is Well


Adelaide Irby
Beloved wife of
William Alfred Gray
Born Nov 27, 1841
Died Jan 25, 1917


William Alfred Gray
Born Sept. 26, 1843
Died July 27, 1907
At Rest


Ann Lindsay Gray
Born
March 3, 1830
Died
Nov. 20, 1907
Asleep In Jesus


Rufus Irby
Gray
Born July 18, 1913
Died April 9, 1951


Eliza Haden Gray
Born
Aug. 5, 1909
Died July 2, 1911
Suffer little children
to come unto me


Esther Purcell
Beloved Wife of
Lindsay Gray
Born Nov. 19, 1879
Died July 19, 1915
In heavenly love abiding


Reuben Lindsay
Gray
Born Nov. 2, 1873
Died July 1, 1945


Reuben Lindsay
Gray, Jr.
Born Jan. 8, 1912
Died Sept. 3, 1951


Unmarked Graves

There are four to eight graves with no stones.
More research is needed to determine the exact
number of graves.


Source

Information Provided By
Robert L. Wood, Jr.
Field Visit To Cemetery On
July 25, 1999



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