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Our GPS coordinates for the Berea Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Berea Cemetery...

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

Lat:   36.7135°   (36° 42' 48")

Lon:   -76.2583°   (-76° 15' 29")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Berea Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Chesapeake   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Moyock   [Map]
 - Located in Currituck County (NC)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Norfolk   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Portsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
South Mills   [Map]
 - Located in Camden County (NC)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Suffolk   [Map]
 - Located in Suffolk City
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Virginia Beach   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berea Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Berea Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in .

Bainbridge & Elco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Colonial Grove Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50142<4>
 
Evergreen Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Greenlaw Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Greenlawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Jewish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Northwest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Riverside Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Roosevelt Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Wallace Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Berea Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2283847
 
West Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Whitehart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Virginia Beach City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Berea Cemetery
 
Workmans Circle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesapeake City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berea Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Berea Cemetery.

Alantic City   [Map]Kempsville Gardens   [Map]Portsmouth   [Map]
Aragona Village   [Map]Monticello Village   [Map]Pungo   [Map]
Bennett Harbor   [Map]Moyock (NC)   [Map]Sussex   [Map]
Burtons   [Map]New Town   [Map]Thalia Village   [Map]
Charlton Village   [Map]Norfolk   [Map]Westview Village   [Map]
Chesapeake   [Map]Pocahontas 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 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 Berea 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Berea 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 Berea Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1478182   (Name of Record: Berea Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chesapeake (city)
Lat: 36.7134823     Lon: -76.258272   [Map]
Elev: 5         Map Name: Deep Creek

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7135, Longitude: -76.2583     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Berea Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Berea Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from . 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.

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<4>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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