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The location of Bandy Cemetery









A visit to the Bandy Cemetery ...

The location of the Bandy 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 Bandy Cemetery ...

The Bandy Cemetery is located in Roanoke County.

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

Lat:   37.2049°   (37° 12' 17")

Lon:   -79.9092°   (-79° 54' 33")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 86 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bandy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Abshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Altice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Amos - Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Bandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Basham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Bellvue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Boitnott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Bonbrook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Boones Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Booth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Booth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Brown - Meador Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Calvert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Campbells Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Clemons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Coopers Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Cummings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Donahoo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Doran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Dudley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Emanuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Evergreen Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50174<3>
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Garland - Ridgeway - Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Gearhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Hackett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Hanabass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Hartman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Hogan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Horn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
James E Day Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Jeter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Kennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Kingery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
McKee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Meador Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Meadow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Memorial Bridge Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Miller Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Minnix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Moorman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Mt. Airy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Muse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Neathawk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Nichols Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Ninevah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Old Lick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Oylers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Ozzie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Pate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Piedmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Plunkett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Poteet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Red Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Ridgeway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Ruddell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Springwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Starkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Taylor - Worley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Waldron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
White Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Williams Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bandy Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bandy Cemetery.

Apple Tree Village   [Map]     Montgomery Village   [Map]    
Bent Mountain   [Map]     Montvale   [Map]    
Blue Ridge   [Map]     Roanoke   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Rocky Mount   [Map]    
Buena Vista   [Map]     Runaway Village   [Map]    
Cave Spring   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Cloverdale   [Map]     Sunset Village   [Map]    
Daleville   [Map]     Troutville   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     Vinton   [Map]    
Hollins   [Map]     Westlake Corner   [Map]    
Laymantown   [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 Bandy Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Roanoke County.

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

Roanoke   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bandy Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bandy 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 helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Bandy Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Roanoke County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Rockingham County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Roanoke County
 
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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bandy 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 Bandy Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1462759   (Name of Record: Bandy Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roanoke
Lat: 37.2048607     Lon: -79.9092028   [Map]
Elev: 299         Map Name: Garden City

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Roanoke County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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 Bandy Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2049, Longitude: -79.9092     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bandy Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<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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