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(Nelson County, Virginia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Adial Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Adial Cemetery...

The Adial Cemetery is located in Nelson County.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Adial Cemetery

Lat:   37.8660°   (37° 51' 57")

Lon:   -78.8334°   (-78° 50' 0")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Adial Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Adial Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Nelson County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Adial Cemetery.

Crozet   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Lyndhurst   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Scottsville   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Located in Waynesboro City
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adial Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Adial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Nelson County.

Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adial Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49437<4>
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Diamond Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Jonesboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Locust Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Mt. Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Ridgecrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Rock Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Stevens Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Wintergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adial Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Adial Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Adial Cemetery.

Adial   [Map]Ednam Village   [Map]Lyndhurst   [Map]
Afton   [Map]Fishersville   [Map]Porters   [Map]
Axtell   [Map]Foothill Village   [Map]Scottsville   [Map]
Barracks   [Map]Greenville   [Map]Sherando   [Map]
Crimora   [Map]Huntington Village   [Map]Spottswood   [Map]
Crozet   [Map]Jolivue   [Map]Stuarts Draft   [Map]
Dooms   [Map]Lodebar   [Map]University Heights   [Map]
Durrett Town   [Map]Lowesville   [Map]Waynesboro   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Adial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Nelson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Alleghany County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Amherst County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Appomattox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Augusta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bath County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Botetourt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Buckingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Campbell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charlotte County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Charlottesville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Goochland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrisonburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Lexington City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lynchburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Lynchburg County:              
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Page County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Powhatan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince Edward County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rockingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Staunton City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Waynesboro City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Waynesboro County:              

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Nelson County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Nelson County

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Virginia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Adial Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Adial Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1500918   (Name of Record: Adial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Nelson
Lat: 37.8659738     Lon: -78.8333545   [Map]
Elev: 213         Map Name: Lovingston

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Nelson County: www.nelsoncounty.com/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8660, Longitude: -78.8334     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Adial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Adial Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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