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The location of Bishop Cemetery









A visit to the Bishop Cemetery ...

The location of the Bishop 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 Bishop Cemetery ...

The Bishop Cemetery is located in Lancaster County.

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

Lat:   36.7640°   (36° 45' 50")

Lon:   -82.8207°   (-82° 49' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 137 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bishop Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Barron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Boatright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bostic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bowen - Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Bowen - Shephard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Burchette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carroll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Clarkston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Clendenen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Coldiron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Cox Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Dillon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Dishner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Dulaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Durham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Ely Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Exeter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Fickle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Floyd Frazier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Fraley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Fraley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Fritz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Gilley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Gilly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Glencoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50367<3>
 
Gobble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Greene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Henry Bloomer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2361942
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Kane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Kern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Kilgore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Maness - Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
McKinley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
McNew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Miles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Minton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Mitchell Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Nickels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Olinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Pannell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Purchase Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Rasnic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Reasor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Reasor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Reasor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Reasor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Shepard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Slemp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Slemp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Speer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Sproles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Sturgill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Tannery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Tomlinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Tredway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Walling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Wampler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Warlf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Whitteker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Willis Campbells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bishop Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 31 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bishop Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]     Green Village (TN)   [Map]    
Benham (KY)   [Map]     Greenland (TN)   [Map]    
Big Stone Gap   [Map]     Holmes Mill (KY)   [Map]    
Block City (TN)   [Map]     Jonesville   [Map]    
Church Hill (TN)   [Map]     Kent Junction   [Map]    
Clinchport   [Map]     Keokee   [Map]    
Closplint (KY)   [Map]     Lano   [Map]    
Cumberland (KY)   [Map]     Lynch (KY)   [Map]    
Darnell Town   [Map]     Mount Carmel (TN)   [Map]    
Dizney (KY)   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Dryden   [Map]     Partridge (KY)   [Map]    
Duffield   [Map]     Pennington Gap   [Map]    
East Stone Gap   [Map]     Saint Charles   [Map]    
Fleenortown   [Map]     Solitude (TN)   [Map]    
Fort Blackmore   [Map]     Weber City   [Map]    
Gate 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 Bishop 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 Bishop Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Clinchport   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Gate City   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Jonesville   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bishop Cemetery
 
Pennington Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bishop 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 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 Bishop 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:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Greene County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hamblen County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Wise County:     Cyndi's
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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 Bishop 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 Bishop Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1481816   (Name of Record: Bishop Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lancaster
Lat: 36.7639836     Lon: -82.8207176   [Map]
Elev: 478         Map Name: Big Stone Gap

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bishop Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7640, Longitude: -82.8207     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bishop 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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