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The location of Barksdale Family Cemetery









A visit to the Barksdale Family Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Barksdale Family Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<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 five sections:

The Location of the Barksdale Family Cemetery ...

The Barksdale Family Cemetery is located in Albemarle County. The county seat for Albemarle County is located in Charlottesville.

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

Lat:   37.9700°   (37° 58' 11")

Lon:   -78.5685°   (-78° 34' 6")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Barksdale Family Cemetery has been estimated.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Barksdale Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ash Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Chisholm - Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Church of the Good Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Grace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Hardware Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Jefferson Tomb   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Monticello Graveyard   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Monticello Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Mooreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Rising Sun Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51879<3>
 
St. John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Slate Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
University Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Van Clief Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Wake Forest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Barksdale Family Cemetery.

Adial   [Map]     Jefferson Village   [Map]    
Afton   [Map]     Lake Monticello   [Map]    
Barracks   [Map]     Locust Grove   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Logan Village   [Map]    
Charlottesville   [Map]     Monacan Town   [Map]    
Commonwealth   [Map]     Porters   [Map]    
Crozet   [Map]     Rio   [Map]    
Durrett Town   [Map]     Rose Hill   [Map]    
Ednam Village   [Map]     Scottsville   [Map]    
Foothill Village   [Map]     University Heights   [Map]    
Hollymead   [Map]     White Hall   [Map]    
Huntington Village   [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 Barksdale Family Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Albemarle County.

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

Charlottesville   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Crozet   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery
 
Scottsville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barksdale Family Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Barksdale Family Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Albemarle County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Amelia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amherst County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Appomattox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Augusta County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bath County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Buckingham County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Campbell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fluvanna County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Goochland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrisonburg City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Lexington City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lynchburg City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nelson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nottoway County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Page County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Prince Edward County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockingham County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scott County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Shenandoah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Spotsylvania County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Staunton City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Waynesboro County:          

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Albemarle 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Albemarle County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Barksdale Family Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9700, Longitude: -78.5685     [Map].

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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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