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Hanover County, Virginia

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Airwell Cemetery

 

Location

Rt. 738, several miles west of Fork Church


Condition & Description

 


History

 


Tombstones

Mary Nelson Minor and
her infant who departed this life
23 October 1787

This monument was erected by her
husband John Minor to mark for the
future years the spot where they
were laid


Nelson Berkeley
Founder of Airwell
Born at Barn Elms, Middlesex Co.
16 May 1733
Died at Airwell 24 January 1794

Note - Member of the Hanover
Committee of May 9, 1775


Elizabeth Wormley Carter, wife
of Nelson Berkeley of Airwell
Born at Sabine Hall, Richmond Co.
Died at Airwell 1 May 1813


Elizabeth Berkeley
Died 30 April 1852
Aged 66 years


Lewis Berkeley
Died 12 May 1836
Aged 61 years


Lewis Carter Berkeley
Died 25 January 1835
Aged 21 years


Lewis W. Taylor
Died 8 October 1827
Aged 31 years


Elizabeth G. Taylor
Died 18 August 1852
Aged 55 years


Callendar St. George Noland
U.S. and C.S. Navy
Died Ashland
24 September 1875
Aged 62 years


Mary Edmonia Berkeley, his wife

Buried at the foot of a large oak tree


Callendar Noland
Died in infancy 1850


Mary Callendar Noland
Died in infancy
6 January 1853


Edmond Churchill Noland
Died in infancy
1 January 1856


Thomas Nelson Berkeley
Died 18 Spetember 1823
Aged 33 years


Nelson Berkeley
Died 24 January 1849
Aged 33 years


Lucy C. Berkeley
Born 13 June 1773
Died 17 November 1835


Lucy Landen Minor
Born 7 January 1839
Died 17 February 1867


Fanny Berkeley Minor
of Edgewood, Hanover County
Born 8 November 1833
Died at Rock Castle 10 March 1885


John Minor
Born 24 March 1836
Died 23 October 1859


Lucius Minor
Born 22 September 1810
Died 25 October 1863


Catherine Minor
Born 2 February 1813
Died 29 January 1858

Note: She was Catherine Berkeley,
daughter of Dr. Carter Berkeley


Farley Berkeley, son of
Carter & A.B. Berkeley
Nat. 17 August 1836
Obit 19 May 1837


Carter Berkeley, M.D.
Born 20 February 1768
Died 3 November 1839


Robert C. Berkeley
Nat. 2 June 1806
Obit 26 October 1851

Note: Died at Broomfield
of consumption


Carter N. Berkeley, M.D.
Nat. 12 June 1815
Obit 16 April 1842


Mrs. Frances N. Berkeley
Born 20 February 1776
Died 17 October 1853

Note: She was Frances Carter, sister of
Anne Hill Carter Lee, mother of
General Robert E. Lee


Unmarked Graves

 


Sources

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