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(Stafford County, Virginia)


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The location of Antioch Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Antioch 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 Antioch Cemetery...

The Antioch Cemetery is located in Stafford County.

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

Lat:   38.3993°   (38° 23' 57")

Lon:   -77.5255°   (-77° 31' 31")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Antioch 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 Antioch Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Stafford County.

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

Falmouth   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Fredericksburg   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Spotsylvania   [Map]
 - Located in Spotsylvania County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Antioch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Spotsylvania County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Briggs - McDonald Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Fredericksburg National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Glen Haven Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Hartwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Hulls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Kurz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Lewis K. Knight Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2630158<5>
 
Masonic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Ararat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Ramoth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Regester Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Rockhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
St. Clair Brooks Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
St. Georges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fredericksburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Stafford Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Antioch Cemetery.

Aquia Harbour   [Map]Hampstead Village   [Map]Northridge   [Map]
Canterbury Village   [Map]Hartwood Village   [Map]Stafford Lakes Village   [Map]
Chatham Village   [Map]King James Village   [Map]Waverly Village   [Map]
Falmouth Village   [Map]Little Falls Village   [Map]Widewater Village at Stafford   [Map]
Falmouth   [Map]Loy Landing   [Map]Willamsburg on the Potomac   [Map]
Fredericksburg   [Map]Meadowood Village   [Map]Woodlanding Village   [Map]
Grafton Village   [Map]North Potomac   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Stafford County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calvert County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charles County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prince George's County (MD):       Cyndi's List          
Saint Mary's County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Albemarle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Alexandria City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Arlington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caroline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Culpeper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Essex County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fairfax City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Fairfax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Falls Church City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Fauquier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fredericksburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Goochland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hanover County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henrico County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
King George County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
King William County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Loudoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Manassas City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Page County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince William County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rappahannock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Richmond County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spotsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Westmoreland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Stafford County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Stafford 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 #1749070   (Name of Record: Antioch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Stafford
Lat: 38.3992931     Lon: -77.5255409   [Map]
Elev: 118         Map Name: Storck

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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: 38.3993, Longitude: -77.5255     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Antioch Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Antioch 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 'point-to-point' distance starting 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<5>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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