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The location of Agee Cemetery









A visit to the Agee Cemetery ...

The location of the Agee Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Agee Cemetery ...

The Agee Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Rocky Mount. Rocky Mount lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the east of the Agee Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Agee Cemetery

Lat:   36.9815°   (36° 58' 53")

Lon:   -80.1164°   (-80° 6' 59")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Agee Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]     Pilot   [Map]    
Bent Mountain   [Map]     Pizarro   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Poff   [Map]    
Cave Spring   [Map]     Raintree Village   [Map]    
Christiansburg   [Map]     Reed Creek Village   [Map]    
Ferrum   [Map]     Riner   [Map]    
Floyd   [Map]     Rocky Mount   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     Shawsville   [Map]    
Henry   [Map]     Simpsons   [Map]    
Oak Grove   [Map]     Stanleytown   [Map]    
Oak Level   [Map]     Terrys Fork   [Map]    
Old Farm Village   [Map]      

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bassett   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery
 
Christiansburg   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Agee Cemetery
 
Ferrum   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery
 
Floyd   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Agee Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Agee Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Agee Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although 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 Agee Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Lenoir County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Rockingham County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Stokes County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Surry County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Alleghany County:     Cyndi's
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Bedford City:     Cyndi's
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Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Bland County:     Cyndi's
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Botetourt County:     Cyndi's
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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Craig County:     Cyndi's
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Danville City:     Cyndi's
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Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Galax City:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Martinsville City:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Patrick County:     Cyndi's
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Pittsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Pulaski County:     Cyndi's
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Radford City:     Cyndi's
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Roanoke City:     Cyndi's
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Roanoke County:     Cyndi's
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Salem City:     Cyndi's
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Southampton County:     Cyndi's
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Wythe County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 71 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Agee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Agee Cemetery

Angell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Beckner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Brogan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Agee Cemetery

Burnett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Castle View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Agee Cemetery

Endicott Community Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Feazell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Agee Cemetery

Goode Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Guerrant - Calloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Agee Cemetery

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Agee Cemetery

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Halls Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Floyd County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Agee Cemetery

Handy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Agee Cemetery

Helms Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Agee Cemetery

Holland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Hollands Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Huff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Hurt - Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Jamison - Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Johnson - Mills Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Agee Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Agee Cemetery

Logan - Holland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Agee Cemetery

Midkiff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Mt. Cassell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Nichols Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Floyd County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Agee Cemetery

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Phoebe Needles Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Piedmont Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Agee Cemetery

Pig River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Agee Cemetery

Piney River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Agee Cemetery

Poff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Floyd County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Agee Cemetery

Price Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Agee Cemetery

Prices Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Agee Cemetery

Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Agee Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Richards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2650256<3>

Ross Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Floyd County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Agee Cemetery

Saunders Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Agee Cemetery

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Southampton County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Agee Cemetery

Shively Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Shively Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Slone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Agee Cemetery

Spencer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Agee Cemetery

Spencer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Agee Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Agee Cemetery

Via Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Waldron - Bowles Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Agee Cemetery

Walters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Agee Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Agee Cemetery

Webb - Hale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

Webster - Wyatt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Agee Cemetery

Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Agee Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Agee Cemetery

Wimmers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Agee Cemetery

Young Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Agee Cemetery

Young Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Agee Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Agee 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 Agee Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1791208   (Name of Record: Agee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 36.9815253     Lon: -80.1164286   [Map]
Elev: 539         Map Name: Ferrum

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Franklin County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Agee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9815, Longitude: -80.1164     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Agee Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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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