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The location of Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery









A visit to the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery ...

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 five sections:

The Location of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery ...

The Bethel Mennonite Church 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 Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery

Lat:   38.6991°   (38° 41' 56")

Lon:   -78.8693°   (-78° 52' 9")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 44 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ashenfelter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Billheimer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Broadway Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Brunk Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Caplinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #159169<3>
 
Cedar Run Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1977476
 
Cherry Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Driver / Rife Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Fawley - Fulk Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Fitzwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Flat Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Fulk - Fawley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Homan Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Kline Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Linville Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Martin Luther Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel EUB Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Mountain Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Moyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Perry Moyers Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Powder Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Rader Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #227340
 
Reedy Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Rhodes Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Riddle Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
St. Lukes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Schweigert Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2460017
 
Solomons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Stoner Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Thomas Family Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Timberville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Trissels Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996018
 
Trout Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Trumbo Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2241375
 
Turley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Wampler Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Whitmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery.

Basye-Bryce Mountain   [Map]     Linville   [Map]    
Broadway   [Map]     Lost City (WV)   [Map]    
Coakley Town   [Map]     Mayland   [Map]    
Columbia Furnace   [Map]     Mount Jackson   [Map]    
Cootes Store   [Map]     New Market   [Map]    
Fulks Run   [Map]     Plains Mill   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Hinton   [Map]     Timberville   [Map]    
Lacey Spring   [Map]     Turleytown   [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 Bethel Mennonite Church 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 Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery.

Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Edinburg   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Lost City   [Map]
 - Located in Hardy County (WV)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
New Market   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery
 
Stanley   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bethel Mennonite Church 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 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 Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rockingham County:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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About Rockingham County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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 Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6991, Longitude: -78.8693     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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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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