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The location of Badger Cemetery









A visit to the Badger Cemetery ...

The location of the Badger 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 Badger Cemetery ...

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Badger Cemetery.

Acorn Hill (NC)   [Map]     Muddy Cross (NC)   [Map]    
Alantic City   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Bennett Harbor   [Map]     Pittmantown   [Map]    
Burdette   [Map]     Portsmouth   [Map]    
Charlton Village   [Map]     Roduco (NC)   [Map]    
Chesapeake   [Map]     Russell   [Map]    
Chuckatuck   [Map]     South Mills (NC)   [Map]    
Corapeake (NC)   [Map]     Suffolk   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Sunbury (NC)   [Map]    
Gates (NC)   [Map]     Walters   [Map]    
Gatesville (NC)   [Map]     White Oak (NC)   [Map]    
Holly Grove (NC)   [Map]     Windsor   [Map]    
Horseshoe (NC)   [Map]     Zuni   [Map]    
Kingsdale   [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 Badger Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in .

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

Chesapeake   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Badger Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin City
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Badger Cemetery
 
Gatesville   [Map]
 - Located in Gates County (NC)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Badger Cemetery
 
Portsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Badger Cemetery
 
South Mills   [Map]
 - Located in Camden County (NC)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Badger Cemetery
 
Suffolk   [Map]
 - Located in Suffolk City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Badger Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia
 
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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Badger Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Barrett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Badger Cemetery

Brinkley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Badger Cemetery

Canaan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Badger Cemetery

Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49746<3>

Duke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Badger Cemetery

Holly Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Oak Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Rabey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Badger Cemetery

Rawles Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Badger Cemetery

Riddick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Badger Cemetery

Riddick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Badger Cemetery

Rosemont Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Badger Cemetery

Skeeter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Badger Cemetery

Winslow Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Badger Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Badger 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 Badger Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1707479   (Name of Record: Badger Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Suffolk (city)
Lat: 36.662095     Lon: -76.5580054   [Map]
Elev: 15         Map Name: Suffolk

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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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Badger Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6621, Longitude: -76.5580     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Badger 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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