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The location of Antioch Cemetery









A visit to the Antioch Cemetery ...

The location of the Antioch 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 Antioch Cemetery ...

The Antioch Cemetery is located in Fluvanna County.

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

Lat:   37.8457°   (37° 50' 44")

Lon:   -78.4225°   (-78° 25' 20")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Antioch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ash Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Bettie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Buckingham County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Bowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Chisholm - Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Christ Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Hardware Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Eagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Proffitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
St. Georges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
St. Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Scottsville Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2136962<3>
 
Scottsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52077
 
Slate Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Van Clief Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Wake Forest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Antioch Cemetery.

Alberene   [Map]     Lake Monticello   [Map]    
Axtell   [Map]     Lakeside Village   [Map]    
Barracks   [Map]     Locust Grove   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Logan Village   [Map]    
Charlottesville   [Map]     Monacan Town   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     Porters   [Map]    
Commonwealth   [Map]     Rio   [Map]    
Ednam Village   [Map]     Rose Hill   [Map]    
Fork Union   [Map]     Scottsville   [Map]    
Hollymead   [Map]     Shadwell   [Map]    
Huntington Village   [Map]     University Heights   [Map]    
Ivy   [Map]     Weber City   [Map]    
Kents Store   [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 Antioch Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Fluvanna County.

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

Charlottesville   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Fork Union   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Scottsville   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Antioch Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fluvanna County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Amelia County:     Cyndi's
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Amherst County:     Cyndi's
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Appomattox County:     Cyndi's
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Augusta County:     Cyndi's
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Buckingham County:     Cyndi's
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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Caroline County:     Cyndi's
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Charlotte County:     Cyndi's
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Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Goochland County:     Cyndi's
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Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Harrisonburg City:     Cyndi's
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Henrico County:     Cyndi's
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Lynchburg City:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Nottoway County:     Cyndi's
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Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Page County:     Cyndi's
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Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
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Prince Edward County:     Cyndi's
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Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Rockingham County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Spotsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Staunton City:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro County:          

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Disaster Stories from Virginia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Antioch 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 Antioch Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1494052   (Name of Record: Antioch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fluvanna
Lat: 37.8456977     Lon: -78.422508   [Map]
Elev: 154         Map Name: Scottsville

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Fluvanna County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fluvanna County: www.co.fluvanna.va.us/

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.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Antioch Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8457, Longitude: -78.4225     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Antioch Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<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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