CUMBERLAND - On All Souls Day Nov. 2, the Cumberland Historic Cemetery Organization (CHCO) held a memorial and restoration unveiling of the Carpenter Mausoleum located in Rose Hill Cemetery in Cumberland.

CUMBERLAND - On All Souls Day Nov. 2, the Cumberland Historic Cemetery Organization (CHCO) held a memorial and restoration unveiling of the Carpenter Mausoleum located in Rose Hill Cemetery in Cumberland.
The CHCO has worked to restore the structure for several months.  The Carpenters were the founders of nearby Carpendale.  
Dr. George Carpenter was a well-known medical doctor and during the Civil War he was a captain in the 1st Virginia Calvary of the Confederate States of America.  
For more Carpenter family history and information on the mausoleum visit the CHCO website at www.chco.info