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Profile for the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery ...

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 five sections:

The Location of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery...

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

Lat:   36.7923°   (36° 47' 32")

Lon:   -76.2788°   (-76° 16' 43")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in .

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery.

Chesapeake   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Norfolk   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Portsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Suffolk   [Map]
 - Located in Suffolk City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Virginia Beach   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in .

Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50142<2>
 
Evergreen Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Greenlaw Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Greenlawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Jewish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Riverside Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Roosevelt Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Sargent March Corfrew Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Wallace Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2283847
 
West Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery.

Alantic City   [Map]Chesapeake   [Map]Pocahontas Village   [Map]
Aragona Village   [Map]Kempsville Gardens   [Map]Portsmouth   [Map]
Bennett Harbor   [Map]Monticello Village   [Map]Sussex   [Map]
Burtons   [Map]New Town   [Map]Thalia Village   [Map]
Charlton Village   [Map]Norfolk   [Map]Westview Village   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . A straight line distance ignores things 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 Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7923, Longitude: -76.2788     [Map].

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<2>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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