Ivy Hill Cemetery (Smithfield, Virginia)
Ivy Hill Cemetery
|Location||W of N. Church St., Smithfield, Virginia|
|Area||14 acres (5.7 ha)|
|Architectural style||Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian|
|NRHP Reference #||07000275|
|Added to NRHP||April 4, 2007|
|Designated VLR||September 6, 2006|
Ivy Hill Cemetery is a historic rural cemetery and national historic district located at Smithfield, Isle of Wight County, Virginia. It was established in 1886, and is a privately owned cemetery. Grave markers within the cemetery date from the mid-19th century to the present day. It includes a number of notable funerary monuments.
Notable burials include:
- Pembroke Decatur Gwaltney (1836-1915), founder of the highly successful Gwaltney
ham and peanut business
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
- "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013.
- Marcus R. Pollard (September 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Ivy Hill Cemetery". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying four photos
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