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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 Henrico County.

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

Lat:   37.5126°   (37° 30' 45")

Lon:   -77.2444°   (-77° 14' 39")

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 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Antioch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Beulah Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in New Kent County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Cold Harbor National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
East End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Ft. Harrison National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Fourmile Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Gethsemane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Glendale National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50368<3>
 
Grace Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charles City County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Hardy Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Montague Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Monteflore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charles City County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
New Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Richmond National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charles City County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Seven Pines National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in New Kent County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Washington Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Woodland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641499
 
Woodland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 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 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Antioch Cemetery.

Bellwood   [Map]     Glen Allen   [Map]    
Bensley Village   [Map]     Heckler Village   [Map]    
Bensley   [Map]     Highland Springs   [Map]    
Beulah Village   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Bon Air   [Map]     Lakeside   [Map]    
Chamberlayne   [Map]     Laurel Village   [Map]    
Charles City   [Map]     Laurel   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Mechanicsville   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Montrose Heights   [Map]    
Chesterfield Court House   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Chesterfield Village   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
Chippenham Village   [Map]     Ruthville   [Map]    
Dumbarton   [Map]     Tuckahoe   [Map]    
East Highland Park   [Map]     Walmsley 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 Antioch Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Henrico County.

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

Charles City   [Map]
 - Located in Charles City County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Chester   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Glen Allen   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Hopewell   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch 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 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 - you should note 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 Henrico County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Amelia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Caroline County:     Cyndi's
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Charles City County:     Cyndi's
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Dinwiddie County:     Cyndi's
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Greensville County:     Cyndi's
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New Kent County:     Cyndi's
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Westmoreland County:     Cyndi's
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Williamsburg City:     Cyndi's
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York County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Henrico County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Henrico 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 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 #1760362   (Name of Record: Antioch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Henrico
Lat: 37.512646     Lon: -77.2444201   [Map]
Elev: 39         Map Name: Quinton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Henrico County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Henrico County: www.co.henrico.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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Antioch Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5126, Longitude: -77.2444     [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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