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(Rockingham County, Virginia)


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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.

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The Location of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery...

The Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery is located in Rockingham County. The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg.

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

Lat:   38.4348°   (38° 26' 5")

Lon:   -78.6182°   (-78° 37' 5")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Rockingham County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery.

Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the Northwest (NW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Elkton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Grottoes   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Luray   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
New Market   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Stanardsville   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Stanley   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Asa Baugher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Baugher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Baugher Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Bauger / Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Blose Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Comer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Daniel Baugher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Davis Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Dean Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Dofflemyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
East Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Ed Hensley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Elk Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Grove Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Hensley Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Koontz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Koontz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Lam Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Maiden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Mt. Paran Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Mowbray Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Naylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Rinaca Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2244186<3>
 
St. Peter's Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Samuels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Shipp Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Sipe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Upper Room Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Williams Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 
Yancey Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery
 - Location is estimated

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery.

Berrytown   [Map]Keezletown   [Map]Plains Mill   [Map]
Boonesville   [Map]Lacey Spring   [Map]Ruth   [Map]
Broadway   [Map]Linville   [Map]Shenandoah   [Map]
Coakley Town   [Map]Luray   [Map]Singers Glen   [Map]
Cootes Store   [Map]Massanutten   [Map]Stanardsville   [Map]
Dayton   [Map]Mayland   [Map]Stanley   [Map]
Elkton   [Map]Mount Crawford   [Map]Timberville   [Map]
Grottoes   [Map]New Market   [Map]Turleytown   [Map]
Harrisonburg   [Map]North River   [Map]Weyers Cave   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Rockingham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Augusta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bath County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charlottesville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Culpeper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fauquier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Frederick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Goochland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrisonburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Highland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nelson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Page County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rappahannock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Shenandoah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spotsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Staunton City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Waynesboro City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Waynesboro County:              
Grant County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardy County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mineral County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pendleton County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Rockingham County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Rockingham County

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 Rockingham County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.va.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in . 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 Bear Lithia Spring Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4348, Longitude: -78.6182     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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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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