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The location of Bott Memorial Cemetery









A visit to the Bott Memorial Cemetery ...

The location of the Bott Memorial 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 Bott Memorial Cemetery ...

The Bott Memorial Cemetery is located in Dinwiddie County.

. Dinwiddie lies just to the northeast of the Bott Memorial Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.0365°   (37° 2' 11")

Lon:   -77.6425°   (-77° 38' 32")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Bott Memorial Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]     Jarratt   [Map]    
Alberta   [Map]     Lawrenceville   [Map]    
Blackstone   [Map]     Maitland Village   [Map]    
Bollinger Estates   [Map]     Matoaca   [Map]    
Braebrook Village   [Map]     McKenney   [Map]    
Colonial Heights   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Darvills   [Map]     Stony Creek   [Map]    
Ettrick   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Grant Village   [Map]     Winterpock   [Map]    
Henry   [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 Bott Memorial Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dinwiddie County.

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

Blackstone   [Map]
 - Located in Nottoway County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery
 
Chester   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery
 
Emporia   [Map]
 - Located in Emporia City
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery
 
Hopewell   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery
 
Lawrenceville   [Map]
 - Located in Brunswick County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Petersburg City
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with 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 Bott Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dinwiddie 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
Trails

 
Northampton County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Amelia County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Brunswick County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Buckingham County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Charles City County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Charlotte County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Emporia City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Franklin City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Goochland County:     Cyndi's
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Greensville 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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Isle of Wight County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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James City County:     Cyndi's
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King William County:     Cyndi's
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Lunenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Mecklenburg County:     Cyndi's
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New Kent County:     Cyndi's
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Nottoway 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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Surry County:     Cyndi's
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Sussex County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Dinwiddie County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Dinwiddie 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 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Bott Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Dinwiddie County.

Abernathy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Ampy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Asbury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Bain Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Bain Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2435981<3>

Barner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Big Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Boisseau Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Booth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Butterworth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Cut Banks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Dabney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Doyle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Eleven Oaks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Fitzgerald Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Galusha Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Hawkins Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Madison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Meredith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Level Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

St. Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Sapony Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wittbuish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Bott Memorial Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bott Memorial 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 Bott Memorial Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1690719   (Name of Record: Bott Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dinwiddie
Lat: 37.0365383     Lon: -77.6424906   [Map]
Elev: 89         Map Name: DeWitt

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Dinwiddie County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dinwiddie County: www.dinwiddieva.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' (or point-to-point) 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 Bott Memorial Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0365, Longitude: -77.6425     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bott Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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