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The location of Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery









A visit to the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery ...

The location of the Blue Ridge Chapel 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 Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery ...

The Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery is located in Carroll County.

The county seat for Carroll County is located in Hillsville. Hillsville lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north northeast of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Lat:   36.6074°   (36° 36' 26")

Lon:   -80.8056°   (-80° 48' 20")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery.

Ararat   [Map]     Lambsburg   [Map]    
Baywood   [Map]     Low Gap   [Map]    
Cana   [Map]     Low Gap (NC)   [Map]    
Dobson (NC)   [Map]     Mount Airy (NC)   [Map]    
Ennice (NC)   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Fancy Gap   [Map]     Round Peak (NC)   [Map]    
Flat Rock (NC)   [Map]     Sheep Town   [Map]    
Fries   [Map]     Toast (NC)   [Map]    
Galax   [Map]     White Plains (NC)   [Map]    
Glade Valley (NC)   [Map]     Woodlawn   [Map]    
Hillsville   [Map]     Zephyr (NC)   [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 Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Carroll County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery.

Fries   [Map]
 - Located in Grayson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery
 
Galax   [Map]
 - Located in Galax City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery
 
Hillsville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery
 
Mount Airy   [Map]
 - Located in Surry County (NC)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Carroll County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alexander County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Caldwell County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Davie County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Forsyth County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Galax City:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Wythe County:     Cyndi's
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Mercer County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Carroll 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 70 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beamer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bishops Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Blue Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Surry County (NC)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Cana Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Coal Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Coal Creek Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Cranberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crooked Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dean Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Easter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Edwards - Upchurch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Elk Spur Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Fairlawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grayson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2506377<4>

Fellowship Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Felts Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Galax City

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

Fishers Gap Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Surry County (NC)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Flower Gap Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Floyd Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Galax Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Galax City

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

Gladeville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Galax City

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

Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Independence Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Ivy Green Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Surry County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Jack Allen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Johnson - Leftwich Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Maple Grove UMC Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Surry County (NC)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2281733

Marion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

McCraw Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

McCraw Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Monta Vista Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Mt. Carroll Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Oakland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Old Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Old Quaker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2292230

Painter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Galax City

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

Parish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Pauls Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Rigney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Rigney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Rocky Ford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Sandy Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Sarah Payne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Stockner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Trimble Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Galax City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2236589

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Wash Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Williams - Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Wisler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2311062

Zion Hill Cemetery (NC)   [Map]

Located in Surry County (NC)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Blue Ridge Chapel 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 Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1738602   (Name of Record: Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carroll
Lat: 36.6073517     Lon: -80.8056282   [Map]
Elev: 873         Map Name: Lambsburg

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Carroll County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Carroll County: www.co.carroll.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' 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 Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6074, Longitude: -80.8056     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Blue Ridge Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. 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 maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<4>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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