This blog is brought to you by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources as a place for citizens who care for, and about Virginia's historic cemeteries. Here you will find information on workshops, cemetery preservation, and other resources. For more information about the Department of Historic Resources, visit

Material on this site is copyrighted by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources (2014).

Contact Us

For questions about DHR Cemetery Workshops:
Dee DeRoche - Richmond
Chief Curator
(804) 367-2323, ext. 134

For questions about individual historic resources:
Quatro Hubbard - Richmond
Archivist; Historian
(804) 367-2323, ext. 124

For questions about recording cemeteries:
Jolene Smith - Richmond
Archaeology Inventory Manager
(804) 367-2323, ext. 117

For questions about laws and permits regarding cemeteries:
Joanna Wilson Green - Richmond
Easement Archaeologist
(804) 367-2323, ext. 130

For questions about gravestone conservation:
Caitlin O'Grady- Richmond
(804) 367-2323, ext. 140

For a full DHR Staff Directory, click here.