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The location of Arnon Cemetery









A visit to the Arnon Cemetery ...

The location of the Arnon 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 Arnon Cemetery ...

The Arnon Cemetery is located in Fairfax County.

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

Lat:   39.0029°   (39° 0' 10")

Lon:   -77.2947°   (-77° 17' 40")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Arnon Cemetery.

Cabin John (MD)   [Map]     Oakton   [Map]    
Countryside   [Map]     Pimmit Hills   [Map]    
Darnestown (MD)   [Map]     Potomac (MD)   [Map]    
Dunn Loring   [Map]     Reston   [Map]    
Gaithersburg (MD)   [Map]     Salona Village   [Map]    
Georgetown Village (MD)   [Map]     Shouse Village   [Map]    
Glen Echo (MD)   [Map]     Sterling   [Map]    
Great Falls   [Map]     Sugarland Run   [Map]    
Herndon   [Map]     Travilah (MD)   [Map]    
Idylwood   [Map]     Tysons Corner   [Map]    
McLean   [Map]     Vienna   [Map]    
North Potomac (MD)   [Map]     Wolf Trap   [Map]    
Oak Grove   [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 Arnon Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Fairfax County.

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

Cabin John   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County (MD)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arnon Cemetery
 
Gaithersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Montgomery County (MD)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arnon Cemetery
 
Herndon   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arnon Cemetery
 
McLean   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Arnon Cemetery
 
Reston   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Arnon Cemetery
 
Sterling   [Map]
 - Located in Loudoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Arnon Cemetery
 
Vienna   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arnon Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 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 Arnon Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fairfax County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Anne Arundel County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Baltimore City (MD):     Cyndi's
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Baltimore County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Calvert County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Carroll County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Charles County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Frederick County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Howard County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Prince George's County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Queen Anne's County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Saint Mary's County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Adams County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Alexandria City:     Cyndi's
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Arlington County:     Cyndi's
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Clarke County:     Cyndi's
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
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Fairfax City:     Cyndi's
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Falls Church City:     Cyndi's
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Fauquier County:     Cyndi's
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Frederick County:     Cyndi's
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Fredericksburg City:     Cyndi's
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King George County:     Cyndi's
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Loudoun County:     Cyndi's
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Manassas City:     Cyndi's
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Prince William County:     Cyndi's
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Rappahannock County:     Cyndi's
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Spotsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Stafford County:     Cyndi's
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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Winchester City:     Cyndi's
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Berkeley County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Fairfax County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Fairfax 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 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Arnon Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Arnon Cemetery

Andrew Chapel UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Arnon Cemetery

Browns Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Arnon Cemetery

Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Arnon Cemetery

Darnestown United Presbyterian Cemetery (MD)   [Map]

Located in Montgomery County (MD)

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

Flint Hill Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Arnon Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50257<3>

Frying Pan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Arnon Cemetery

Moorefield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Arnon Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Arnon Cemetery

Old Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Arnon Cemetery

Old Sterling Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudoun County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Arnon Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Gabriel Cemetery (MD)   [Map]

Located in Montgomery County (MD)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Arnon Cemetery

St. Paul Community Cemetery (MD)   [Map]

Located in Montgomery County (MD)

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Arnon Cemetery

Smiths Chapel Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Arnon Cemetery

Sterling Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Loudoun County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Arnon Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Arnon 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 Arnon Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1462557   (Name of Record: Arnon Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fairfax
Lat: 39.0028874     Lon: -77.2947049   [Map]
Elev: 110         Map Name: Seneca

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The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.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.
<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Arnon Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0029, Longitude: -77.2947     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Arnon 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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