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The location of Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard









A visit to the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard ...

The location of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard 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 Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard ...

Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard is located in Arlington County.

The county seat for Arlington County is located in Arlington. Arlington lies just to the north northwest of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Lat:   38.8532°   (38° 51' 11")

Lon:   -77.0983°   (-77° 5' 53")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard.

Alexandria   [Map]     Huntington   [Map]    
Annandale   [Map]     Jefferson Village   [Map]    
Arlington Village   [Map]     Jefferson   [Map]    
Arlington   [Map]     Lake Barcroft   [Map]    
Baileys Crossroads   [Map]     Lincolnia   [Map]    
Belle Haven   [Map]     Lyon Village   [Map]    
Brandon Village   [Map]     Oakcrest   [Map]    
Burgundy Village   [Map]     Offutt Village   [Map]    
Cherrydale   [Map]     Penn Daw Village   [Map]    
Chinquapin Village   [Map]     Riverwood   [Map]    
Colonial Village   [Map]     Rose Hill   [Map]    
Falls Church   [Map]     Seven Corners   [Map]    
Franconia   [Map]     Warwick Village   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     West Falls Church   [Map]    
Groveton   [Map]     Williamsburg 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 Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Arlington County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard.

Alexandria   [Map]
 - Located in Alexandria City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard
 
Arlington   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 - 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 Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Arlington County:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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Cemeteries of Arlington County
 
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Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Arlington 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexandria National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Alexandria City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Annandale UMC Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Arlington National Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49269<3>

Ball - Carlin Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Ball Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Basil Halls Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Alexandria City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #237699

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Birch - Campbell Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Birch Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Birch - Payne Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Calloway UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2439423

Columbia Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north (N) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49841

Custis Burying Ground   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Devers / Tyler Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Donaldson Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Donaldson Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Galloway Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Harrison Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Hicks Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Home of Peace Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Alexandria City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Ivy Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Alexandria City

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50747

King David Memorial Gardens   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Little Falls Presbyterian Church   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2351652

Marcey Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Mary Randolph Grave   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Mills Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Minor Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Mt. Comfort Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51254

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

National Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Falls Church City

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Oxon Hill Cemetery (MD)   [Map]

Located in Prince George's County (MD)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Pelham Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Phillips Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

St. Charles School Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Falls Church City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51993

St. Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Alexandria City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52015

Schurtz Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2242933

Second Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Shelley Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Shuters Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Alexandria City

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Southern - Shreve Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Struder Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Fairfax County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Syphax Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

The Falls Church Churchyard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Falls Church City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Tomb of the Unknowns   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Walker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Winslow - Whiting - Wilson Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

Wunder Family Graveyard   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard ...

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 Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1779142   (Name of Record: Berry-Whitehead Family Graveyard (historical))

Class: cemetery
County: Arlington
Lat: 38.853168     Lon: -77.0983118   [Map]
Elev: 61         Map Name: Alexandria

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Arlington County: www.co.arlington.va.us/

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 'point-to-point' 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 Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8532, Longitude: -77.0983     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Berry - Whitehead Family Graveyard 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.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. 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 maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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