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The location of Boitnott Cemetery









A visit to the Boitnott Cemetery ...

The location of the Boitnott 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.

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The Location of the Boitnott Cemetery ...

The Boitnott Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Rocky Mount. Rocky Mount lies just to the south of the Boitnott Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.1268°   (37° 7' 36")

Lon:   -79.9114°   (-79° 54' 41")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Boitnott Cemetery.

Apple Tree Village   [Map]     North Shore   [Map]    
Bent Mountain   [Map]     Penhook   [Map]    
Blue Ridge   [Map]     Radford   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Roanoke   [Map]    
Buena Vista   [Map]     Rocky Mount   [Map]    
Cave Spring   [Map]     Runaway Village   [Map]    
Cloverdale   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Ferrum   [Map]     Simpsons   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     Sunset Village   [Map]    
Hanging Rock   [Map]     Union Hall   [Map]    
Hollins   [Map]     Vinton   [Map]    
Laymantown   [Map]     Westlake Corner   [Map]    
Montgomery Village   [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 Boitnott Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Ferrum   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Boitnott Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Franklin County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Franklin 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 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Boitnott Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abshire Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Abshire Cemetery   [Map]

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

Altice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Amos Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Amos Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Angle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Bandy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Basham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Bonbrook Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boones Mill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Booth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Bowman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Campbells Burial Park   [Map]

Located in Roanoke City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Carper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Clemons Cemetery   [Map]

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

Coopers Cove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Crook Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Cummings Cemetery   [Map]

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

Donahoo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Doran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Dudley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fisher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Flint Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Flora Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Flora - Teel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Franklin Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Garland - Ridgeway - Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Germantown Brick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Gogginsville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Hanabass Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Harper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Hartman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Helms Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Hodges Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Hurt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Kennett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kingery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Little Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

McNiel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Miller Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Minnix Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Mt. Airy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Mountain View Burial Park   [Map]

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

Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Overfelt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Oylers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Ozzie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Pate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Perdue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

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

Piedmont Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Plunkett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Poteet Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Red Valley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rehoboth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Ridgeway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Sandy Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Starkey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Taylor - Worley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Thurman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Thurman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Turnbull Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roanoke County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Webster Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Boitnott 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 Boitnott Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1463636   (Name of Record: Boitnott Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 37.1268058     Lon: -79.911424   [Map]
Elev: 361         Map Name: Garden City

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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 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 Boitnott Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1268, Longitude: -79.9114     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boitnott Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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