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The location of Bettie Cemetery









A visit to the Bettie Cemetery ...

The location of the Bettie 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 Bettie Cemetery ...

The Bettie Cemetery is located in Buckingham County.

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

Lat:   37.7038°   (37° 42' 13")

Lon:   -78.3553°   (-78° 21' 19")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bettie Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Bowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Buckingham Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bettie Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2197478<3>
 
Grace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Hanes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296266
 
Mourning Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
O'Brien Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Proffitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Trinity Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Whitlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bettie Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bettie Cemetery.

Axtell   [Map]     Huntington Village   [Map]    
Barracks   [Map]     Kents Store   [Map]    
Beaumont   [Map]     Lake Monticello   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Lakeside Village   [Map]    
Charlottesville   [Map]     Locust Grove   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     Porters   [Map]    
Cotton Town   [Map]     Rose Hill   [Map]    
Dillwyn   [Map]     Scottsville   [Map]    
Ednam Village   [Map]     Trents Mill   [Map]    
Fork Union   [Map]     University Heights   [Map]    
Goochland   [Map]     Weber City   [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 Bettie Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Buckingham County.

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

Charlottesville   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Dillwyn   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Fork Union   [Map]
 - Located in Fluvanna County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Goochland   [Map]
 - Located in Goochland County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bettie Cemetery
 
Scottsville   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bettie 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 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 Bettie Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Buckingham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
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Amelia County:     Cyndi's
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Appomattox County:     Cyndi's
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Charlotte County:     Cyndi's
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Henrico County:     Cyndi's
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Lunenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Lynchburg City:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
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Prince Edward County:     Cyndi's
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Richmond City:     Cyndi's
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Richmond County:     Cyndi's
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Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Rockingham County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Spotsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Staunton City:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro County:          

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bettie 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 Bettie Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1463256   (Name of Record: Bettie Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Buckingham
Lat: 37.7037553     Lon: -78.3552816   [Map]
Elev: 130         Map Name: Arvonia

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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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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 Bettie Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7038, Longitude: -78.3553     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bettie Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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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<4>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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