BOLLING FAMILY

BOLLING CEMETERIES

Flat Gap Cemetery (Also known as Benjamin Bolling Cemetery)

Wise County Cemeteries

 

Captain Blair Bolling Cemetery

Blair Bolling Cemetery is located on the Blair Bolling Center Hill Farm off of Route 711 in Powhatan County, Virginia.

The four gravesites include:

Sacred

to the memory of

Capt. Blair Bolling

who departed this life

Aug. 3rd, 1839

Aged 48 Years 5 Months

This tablet

Erected to his memory by

his affectionate wife*

A Tribute

of fifial affectiion

to the memory

Penelope

Consort of the late Capt. Blair Bolling

who departed this life the

29th of May 1849

in the 43rd year of

her age

Sacred to the memory

of

Paulina S Bolling

Born October 23rd 1839

Died March 3rd 1857

Early, bright transient

Chaste as morning dew

She sparkled, was exhaled

Then went to heaven

A Tribute of Affection

to the memory

Of

John R Bolling

Born Aug. 7th 1784

Died March 24th 1851

* This would be his second wife Penelope Storrs. 

*The Hertiage Society of Central Virginia is seeking help to contact the present owners of Blair Bolling's Center Hill Farm in Powhatan.  They would like very much to clean-up the burial place of Blair Bolling. They are looking for permission from the landowners to do so. If anyone has information, please contact this Webmaster and it will be passed on to them.

* Hertiage Society of Central Virginia has now received permission to clean-up the burial place of Blair Bolling.

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