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(Franklin County, Virginia)


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Profile for the Boitnott Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Boitnott Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of 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)<2>

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]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles 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]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Abshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Altice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Angle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Bandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Basham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Bonbrook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Boones Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Booth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Bowman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Campbells Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Carper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Clemons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Coopers Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Crook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Cummings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Donahoo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Doran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Dudley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Flint Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Flora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Flora - Teel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Franklin Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Garland - Ridgeway - Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Germantown Brick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Gogginsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Hanabass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Hartman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Helms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Hurt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Kennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Kingery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Little Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
McNiel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Miller Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Minnix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Mt. Airy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Mountain View Burial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Overfelt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Oylers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Ozzie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Pate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Piedmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Plunkett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Poteet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Red Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Rehoboth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Ridgeway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Sandy Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Starkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Taylor - Worley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Thurman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Thurman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Turnbull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Webster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Boitnott Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boitnott Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Boitnott Cemetery.

Apple Tree Village   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Rocky Mount   [Map]
Bent Mountain   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Runaway Village   [Map]
Blue Ridge   [Map]Laymantown   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Boones Mill   [Map]Montgomery Village   [Map]Simpsons   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]North Shore   [Map]Sunset Village   [Map]
Cave Spring   [Map]Penhook   [Map]Union Hall   [Map]
Cloverdale   [Map]Radford   [Map]Vinton   [Map]
Ferrum   [Map]Roanoke   [Map]Westlake Corner   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Lenoir County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockingham County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stokes County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alleghany County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Amherst County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Botetourt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Campbell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Craig County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Danville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Halifax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lynchburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Lynchburg County:              
Martinsville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Patrick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Radford City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Roanoke City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Roanoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Salem City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Southampton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenbrier County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Franklin County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Franklin County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using 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).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Boitnott Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . 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.

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