(Botetourt County, Virginia)
The location of Anderson Cemetery
The Location of the Anderson Cemetery...
The Anderson Cemetery is located in Botetourt County. The county seat for Botetourt County is located in Fincastle.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Anderson Cemetery
Lat: 37.6115° (37° 36' 41")
Lon: -79.9803° (-79° 58' 49")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Anderson 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 Anderson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Botetourt County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Anderson Cemetery.
|Buchanan [Map] |
| - || Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|Clifton Forge [Map] |
| - || Located in Alleghany County |
| - || Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|Covington [Map] |
| - || Located in Covington City |
| - || Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|Fincastle [Map] |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|New Castle [Map] |
| - || Located in Craig County |
| - || Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|Roanoke [Map] |
| - || Located in Roanoke City |
| - || Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|Salem [Map] |
| - || Located in Salem City |
| - || Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|Vinton [Map] |
| - || Located in Roanoke County |
| - || Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anderson Cemetery |
|White Sulphur Springs [Map] |
| - || Located in Greenbrier County (WV) |
| - || Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Anderson Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 13 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Anderson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Botetourt County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Anderson Cemetery.
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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 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 Anderson Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Virginia:
These pages are specific to Botetourt County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Anderson 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 Anderson Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1481313 (Name of Record: Anderson Cemetery)
Lat: 37.6115171 Lon: -79.9803276 [Map]
Elev: 339 Map Name: Oriskany
|<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: 37.6115, Longitude: -79.9803 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Anderson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Anderson 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' distance from . 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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