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The location of Bellvue Cemetery









A visit to the Bellvue Cemetery ...

The location of the Bellvue 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 Bellvue Cemetery ...

The Bellvue Cemetery is located in Roanoke County.

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Bellvue Cemetery

Lat:   37.2162°   (37° 12' 58")

Lon:   -80.0292°   (-80° 1' 45")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bellvue Cemetery.

Apple Tree Village   [Map]     Hollins   [Map]    
Bent Mountain   [Map]     Laymantown   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Montgomery Village   [Map]    
Buena Vista   [Map]     Roanoke   [Map]    
Cave Spring   [Map]     Runaway Village   [Map]    
Cloverdale   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Daleville   [Map]     Shawsville   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     Sunset Village   [Map]    
Hanging Rock   [Map]     Vinton   [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 Bellvue 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 Bellvue Cemetery.

Roanoke   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bellvue Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bellvue Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellvue Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

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 and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Bellvue 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 51 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bellvue Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adney Gap Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Amos Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Amos Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Bandy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Bandy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Beamer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Boones Mill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Butts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Cain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Campbells Burial Park   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Cedar Lawn Burial Park   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Church Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Salem City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Cummings Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Duckwiller Cemetery   [Map]

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

East Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Salem City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Evergreen Burial Park   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

A very large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50174<3>

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Gearhart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Hackett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Salem City

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Salem City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Hartman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Henry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Hogan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

James E Day Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Jonathan Tosh Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

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

Kingery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Kittinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Loury Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Memorial Bridge Park   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Miller Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Monte Vista Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Old Lick Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Oylers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Pate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Peters Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Bellvue Cemetery

St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Shaver Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Sherwood Burial Park   [Map]

Located in Salem City

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #728583

Springwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Taylor - Worley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Webster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Franklin County

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

Williams Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bellvue Cemetery

Woods Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Bellvue Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bellvue 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 Bellvue Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1488913   (Name of Record: Bellvue Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roanoke
Lat: 37.2162478     Lon: -80.0292048   [Map]
Elev: 425         Map Name: Bent Mountain

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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Bellvue Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2162, Longitude: -80.0292     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bellvue 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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