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A visit to the Beulah Cemetery ...

The location of the Beulah 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 Beulah Cemetery ...

The Beulah Cemetery is located in Henrico County.

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

Lat:   37.4804°   (37° 28' 49")

Lon:   -77.3097°   (-77° 18' 34")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Beulah Cemetery.

Bellwood   [Map]     East Highland Park   [Map]    
Bensley Village   [Map]     Heckler Village   [Map]    
Bensley   [Map]     Highland Springs   [Map]    
Beulah Village   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Bon Air   [Map]     Lakeside   [Map]    
Chamberlayne   [Map]     Mechanicsville   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Montrose Heights   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Chesterfield Court House   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
Chesterfield Village   [Map]     Varina   [Map]    
Chippenham Village   [Map]     Walmsley Village   [Map]    
Dumbarton   [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 Beulah 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 Beulah Cemetery.

Chester   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Hopewell   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beulah 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 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 - 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 Beulah 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    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Amelia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Brunswick County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Caroline County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Charles City County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Dinwiddie County:     Cyndi's
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Essex County:     Cyndi's
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Fluvanna County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Gloucester County:     Cyndi's
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Goochland County:     Cyndi's
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Greensville County:     Cyndi's
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Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Hopewell City:     Cyndi's
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Isle of Wight County:     Cyndi's
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James City County:     Cyndi's
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King and Queen County:     Cyndi's
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King George County:     Cyndi's
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King William County:     Cyndi's
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Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Mathews County:     Cyndi's
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Middlesex County:     Cyndi's
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New Kent County:     Cyndi's
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Newport News City:     Cyndi's
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Northumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Nottoway County:     Cyndi's
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Petersburg City:     Cyndi's
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Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
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Prince George County:     Cyndi's
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Richmond City:     Cyndi's
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Richmond County:     Cyndi's
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Southampton County:     Cyndi's
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Spotsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Surry County:     Cyndi's
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Sussex County:     Cyndi's
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Westmoreland County:     Cyndi's
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Williamsburg City:     Cyndi's
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York County:     Cyndi's
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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 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Beulah Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Cary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Chesterfield County

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

Cold Harbor National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery

East End Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50175<3>

Ft. Harrison National Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Fourmile Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Glendale National Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50368

Grace Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Charles City County

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

Hardy Central Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Beulah Cemetery

James Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Beulah Cemetery

James Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Montague Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Beulah Cemetery

Monteflore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Beulah Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51498

Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery

Richmond National Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rising Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery

Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hanover County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Beulah Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

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

Seven Pines National Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Beulah Cemetery

Washington Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Beulah 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 Beulah Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1760367   (Name of Record: Beulah Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Henrico
Lat: 37.4804245     Lon: -77.3097004   [Map]
Elev: 46         Map Name: Dutch Gap

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Henrico County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Henrico County: www.co.henrico.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 'straight-line' (or 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 Beulah Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4804, Longitude: -77.3097     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Beulah 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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