Somerset County, PA
The Cemeteries of Somerset County
Old Burial Ground
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OLD BURIAL GROUND
ADDRESS/LOCATION: Nick Mastillo, 678 Mastillo Rd, Hollsopple, PA
DIRECTIONS: Exact site location is unknown. Site has been farmed over and stones are gone.
INFO SOURCE: Somerset Planning Commission
WPA - AKA: Henry Zimmerman farm
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Graveyard supposedly contained 23 graves on a plot of land 40x50 and slightly elevated. Only two people known to be buried there. One is a Berkey and a man named Gardner who choked to death on a piece of meat while attending a party at this place. Sign at the turn of the century at farm read: Home of the old Jerome Blough Farm.
Information from landowner Nick Mastillo as told to him by his father.
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