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The location of Beulah Cemetery









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 Lancaster County.

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

Lat:   37.7901°   (37° 47' 24")

Lon:   -76.5183°   (-76° 31' 5")

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 the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 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 Lancaster County.

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Corrotoman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Emmanuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Farnham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Morattico Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Norwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
St. Marys Whitechapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Middlesex County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Sharon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Willie Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Beulah Cemetery.

Bowlers Wharf   [Map]     Lara   [Map]    
Dunnsville   [Map]     Locust Hill   [Map]    
Farnham   [Map]     Remlik   [Map]    
Fleeton   [Map]     Remo   [Map]    
Harmony Village   [Map]     Urbanna   [Map]    
Irvington   [Map]     Warsaw   [Map]    
Kilmarnock   [Map]     Weems   [Map]    
Lankford Corner   [Map]     White Stone   [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 Lancaster County.

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

Irvington   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Kilmarnock   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Tappahannock   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Urbanna   [Map]
 - Located in Middlesex County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
Warsaw   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 
West Point   [Map]
 - Located in King William County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) 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 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 - 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 Beulah Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lancaster County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calvert County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Charles County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dorchester County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Mary's County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Somerset County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wicomico County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Accomack County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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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Essex County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gloucester County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hampton City:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Henrico 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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Genealogy
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King William County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Loudoun County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Mathews County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Middlesex County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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New Kent County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Newport News City:     Cyndi's
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Northampton County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Northumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Poquoson City:     Cyndi's
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Prince George County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Richmond City:     Cyndi's
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Richmond County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Surry County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Westmoreland County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Williamsburg City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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York County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Lancaster County
 
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

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 #1778991   (Name of Record: Beulah Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lancaster
Lat: 37.7901384     Lon: -76.5182855   [Map]
Elev: 37         Map Name: Lively

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Lancaster County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancova.com/

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.

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<2>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 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: 37.7901, Longitude: -76.5183     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Beulah Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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