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The location of Beth Israel Cemetery









A visit to the Beth Israel Cemetery ...

The location of the Beth Israel 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 Beth Israel Cemetery ...

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Beth Israel Cemetery.

Apple Tree Village   [Map]     Laymantown   [Map]    
Blue Ridge   [Map]     Montgomery Village   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Montvale   [Map]    
Buena Vista   [Map]     Roanoke   [Map]    
Cave Spring   [Map]     Runaway Village   [Map]    
Cloverdale   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Daleville   [Map]     Sunset Village   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     Troutville   [Map]    
Hanging Rock   [Map]     Villamont   [Map]    
Hollins   [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 Beth Israel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in .

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

Fincastle   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Beth Israel Cemetery
 
New Castle   [Map]
 - Located in Craig County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Beth Israel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 58 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Beth Israel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Amos - Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Bandy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bandy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Barton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Brown - Meador Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Calvert Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbells Burial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Cedar Lawn Burial Park   [Map]

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

City Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cocke Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coopers Cove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Evergreen Burial Park   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50174<3>

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Foutz Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gearhart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hackett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Hogan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Horn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

James E Day Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jonathan Tosh Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Laymantown Cemetery   [Map]

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

Loury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

McKee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Memorial Bridge Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Miller Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moorman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Nichols Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Obenchain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Old Dominion Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Old Lick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Peters Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Richard Carver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Riley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roanoke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Ruddell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

St. Clair Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Clair Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Sherwood Burial Park   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #728583

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Springwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tombstone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Waldron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

West Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

Williams Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Beth Israel Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Beth Israel 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 Beth Israel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1478187   (Name of Record: Beth Israel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roanoke (city)
Lat: 37.2965259     Lon: -79.9008712   [Map]
Elev: 303         Map Name: Roanoke

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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 obstructions 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 Beth Israel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2965, Longitude: -79.9009     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Beth Israel 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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