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The location of Blendon Cemetery









A visit to the Blendon Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Blendon Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Blendon Cemetery (FAG ID #49490)

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 Blendon Cemetery ...

The Blendon Cemetery is located in Nottoway County.

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

Lat:   37.1412°   (37° 8' 28")

Lon:   -78.0801°   (-78° 4' 48")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Blendon Cemetery.

Abilene   [Map]     Hampden - Sydney   [Map]    
Alberta   [Map]     Kenbridge   [Map]    
Blackstone   [Map]     Keysville   [Map]    
Blake Village   [Map]     Matoaca   [Map]    
Burkeville   [Map]     McKenney   [Map]    
Cotton Town   [Map]     Nutbush   [Map]    
Crewe   [Map]     Victoria   [Map]    
Darvills   [Map]     Winterpock   [Map]    
Farmville   [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 Blendon Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Nottoway County.

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

Blackstone   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Burkeville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Crewe   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Farmville   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Hampden - Sydney   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Kenbridge   [Map]
 - Located in Lunenburg County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Lawrenceville   [Map]
 - Located in Brunswick County
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Blendon Cemetery
 
Victoria   [Map]
 - Located in Lunenburg County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 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 Blendon Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Nottoway County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Halifax County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Northampton County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Vance County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Warren County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
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Amelia County:     Cyndi's
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Appomattox County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Brunswick County:     Cyndi's
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Buckingham County:     Cyndi's
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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Charles City County:     Cyndi's
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Charlotte County:     Cyndi's
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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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Emporia City:     Cyndi's
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Fluvanna County:     Cyndi's
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Goochland County:     Cyndi's
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Greensville County:     Cyndi's
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Halifax County:     Cyndi's
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Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Henrico County:     Cyndi's
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Hopewell City:     Cyndi's
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Lunenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Mecklenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Petersburg City:     Cyndi's
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Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
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Prince Edward 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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Sussex County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Nottoway County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Blendon Cemetery (FAG ID #49490)
 
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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Blendon Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Nottoway County.

Belfast Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blendon Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2291851

Bethel United Bethodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blendon Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49426

Bethesda Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Blendon Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2198936

Crewe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Downs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blendon Cemetery

Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blendon Cemetery

Lunsalord Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blendon Cemetery

Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Blendon Cemetery

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Strum Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Sunset Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Blendon Cemetery

Towler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Blendon Cemetery

Vaughns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blendon Cemetery

Wards Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blendon Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Blendon Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Blendon Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Blendon Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Blendon Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1463568   (Name of Record: Blendon Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Nottoway
Lat: 37.1412624     Lon: -78.0800011   [Map]
Elev: 134         Map Name: Crewe East

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #49490

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About Nottoway County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Nottoway County: www.nottoway.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Blendon Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1412, Longitude: -78.0801     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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