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The location of Ayers Cemetery









Local Newspapers for the Ayers Cemetery ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of the Ayers Cemetery.

Our newspaper information for the Ayers Cemetery is based on data supplied by the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

Hint: When we started searching newspapers, we only looked for obituaries. Eventually we realized that our search was too narrow and there was much that we were missing. Now we include things like around-the-town and gossip columns, birth and death announcements. We have some family members who owned businesses and now we search for articles and advertistments for those businesses. Some family members could have been better behaved and a search of police blotters contained some surprises.


The following newspapers were published within 18 miles [29 km]<1> of the Ayers Cemetery. These papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from the Ayers Cemetery.

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  • Hillsville - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest
  • Mount Airy (NC) - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south
  • Galax - 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west
  • Fries - 18 miles [29 km] to the west

Published In Hillsville   [Carroll County]     [Map]  

Hillsville is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of the Ayers Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Hillsville. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Carroll Weekly News

- Published 1870 to 1875

Hillsville Virginian

- Published 1871 to 1894

The Carroll News

- Published 1920 to the present

The Hillsville News

- Published 1894 to ????

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Hillsville.

Published In Mount Airy (NC)   [Surry County (NC)]     [Map]  

Mount Airy (NC) is located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south of the Ayers Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Mount Airy (NC). Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Mount Airy Times

- Published 1926 to 19??

Surry Visitor

- Published 187? to 18??

Surry Weekly Visitor

- Published 1872 to 187?

The Mount Airy News

- Published 1895 to the present

The Mount-Airy News

- Published 1870 to 18??

The Mt. Airy Times

- Published in 1880

The Mt. Airy Watchman

- Published 1875 to 187?

The Surry Independent

- Published 1933 to 19??

The Surry Times

- Published in 1992

The Times-foothills

- Published 1986 to 19??

The Yadkin Valley News

- Published 1880 to 1895

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Mount Airy (NC).

Published In Galax   [Galax City]     [Map]  

Galax is located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of the Ayers Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Galax. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Galax Gazette

- Published 1937 to 1993

Galax Post Herald

- Published 1908 to 195?

Grayson-Carroll Gazette

- Published 1924 to 1936

The Gazette

- Published 1994 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Galax.

Published In Fries   [Grayson County]     [Map]  

Fries is located 18 miles [29 km] to the west of the Ayers Cemetery

The following paper was published in Fries. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The Grayson News

- Published in 19??

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Fries.

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The official website for Carroll County: www.co.carroll.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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 Ayers Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6504, Longitude: -80.6562     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ayers Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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