Bishop Cemetery

Carroll County Cemeteries

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Bishop Cemetery

Carroll County, Virginia

Pine Creek District

Location: Sylvatus Community

Directions: On the east side of Rt. 789 (Little Vine Rd.), 0.9 mile from Rt. 100 (Sylvatus Highway)

GPS Coordinates: N 36.84341 W 080.767572

Surveyed by: Buford C. Wilson; 15 March 2012;

Comments: The cemetery is well fenced and in good condition.

Bishop Cemetery, Carroll County, Virginia
Name Birth Death Comments
BISHOP, William Pearson 07 Jul 1853 25 Feb 1936 s/o Franklin Bishop & Mary A. Cromer
BISHOP, Flora Josephine White 15 Oct 1867 27 Mar 1926 w/o William Pearson Bishop