Orrick Cemetery Collection

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society


250 THL


SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection includes a listing of gravestone inscriptions from Orrick Cemetery, which is located on Valley Avenue and Southwerk Street, Winchester, Virginia. This cemetery is primarily for Afro-American families. Names in the cemetery have been indexed for this manuscript. Named for Robert Orrick, the owner of the land, Orrick Cemetery is still in use.
(1 box) Last updated 08/2016.

BOX 1
Certificate of Incorporation of Orrick Cemetery Company (April 13, 1922); 4 leaves, printed (photocopy)

Receipt of Testamentary Trustee for the Estate of John William Brown (September 28, 1951); 2 leaves, printed (photocopy)

State Corporation Commission—Annual Report (May 12, 1981; April 25, 1983; March 1, 1984); 3 leaves, printed (photocopy)

Typescript and index of tombstone inscriptions of Orrick Cemetery, includes dates 1794 through 1983, 40 leaves. Index available in Archives Room.

Typescript and computer printout of tombstone inscriptions from Orrick Cemetery, unnumbered

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