26 Feb Duke Magazine (Winter 2018): Alumna takes care of sacred spaces Posted at 23:11h in Family History, Genealogy, Nansemond County, Oak Lawn Cemetery, Oak Lawn Notables, Suffolk, Virginia by Nadia K. Orton 0 Comments 0 Likes Share Share this:TwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading... Tags: African American cemeteries, discrimination, Duke University, Featured, gentrification, George Lee Richards Sr., history, Lupus nephritis, Nansemond County, Oak Lawn Cemetery, Orton, preservation, segregation, Suffolk VA, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Nadia Orton firstname.lastname@example.org Professional genealogist and public historian. Graduate of Duke University. President of the Sacred Grounds Project, Inc. Studying historic African American cemeteries and communities.