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The location of Bethlehem Cemetery









A visit to the Bethlehem Cemetery ...

The location of the Bethlehem 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 Bethlehem Cemetery ...

The Bethlehem Cemetery is located in Henrico County.

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

Lat:   37.6107°   (37° 36' 38")

Lon:   -77.4986°   (-77° 29' 54")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bethlehem Cemetery.

Ashland   [Map]     Laurel Village   [Map]    
Bensley   [Map]     Laurel   [Map]    
Bon Air   [Map]     Mechanicsville   [Map]    
Chamberlayne   [Map]     Midlothian   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Montrose Heights   [Map]    
Chesterfield Village   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Chippenham Village   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
Dumbarton   [Map]     Short Pump   [Map]    
East Highland Park   [Map]     Tuckahoe Village   [Map]    
Glen Allen   [Map]     Tuckahoe   [Map]    
Heckler Village   [Map]     Walmsley Village   [Map]    
Highland Springs   [Map]     Wyndham   [Map]    
Lakeside   [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 Bethlehem Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Henrico County.

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

Ashland   [Map]
 - Located in Hanover County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Glen Allen   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Midlothian   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 - 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 Bethlehem Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Henrico County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Henrico County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Henrico 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 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bethlehem Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abraham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Barton Heights Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Cool Spring Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Deep Run Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

East End Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Emmanuel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50175<3>

Forest Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #154652

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Greenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Goochland County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #173295

Hollywood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50668

Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Lewiston Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Maury Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51085

Monteflore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

North Gayton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51498

Richmond National Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Riverview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51878

Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Goochland County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Goochland County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Shockoe Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52134

Springfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Westhampton Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Winns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641499

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Bethlehem Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bethlehem 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 Bethlehem Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1760325   (Name of Record: Bethlehem Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Henrico
Lat: 37.6107012     Lon: -77.4985961   [Map]
Elev: 66         Map Name: Richmond

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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 things 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 Bethlehem Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6107, Longitude: -77.4986     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bethlehem 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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