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The location of Bowler Cemetery









A visit to the Bowler Cemetery ...

The location of the Bowler 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 Bowler Cemetery ...

The Bowler Cemetery is located in Fluvanna County.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Bowler Cemetery

Lat:   37.7390°   (37° 44' 20")

Lon:   -78.2906°   (-78° 17' 26")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bowler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bettie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Buckingham County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Grace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Little Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cumberland County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
O'Brien Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Proffitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Trinity Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Buckingham County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowler Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bowler Cemetery.

Axtell   [Map]     Kents Store   [Map]    
Beaumont   [Map]     Lake Monticello   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Lakeside Village   [Map]    
Charlottesville   [Map]     Locust Grove   [Map]    
Columbia   [Map]     Porters   [Map]    
Cotton Town   [Map]     Rose Hill   [Map]    
Dillwyn   [Map]     Scottsville   [Map]    
Fork Union   [Map]     Trents Mill   [Map]    
Goochland   [Map]     Weber City   [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 Bowler Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Fluvanna County.

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

Charlottesville   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Dillwyn   [Map]
 - Located in Buckingham County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Fork Union   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Goochland   [Map]
 - Located in Goochland County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Louisa   [Map]
 - Located in Louisa County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bowler Cemetery
 
Scottsville   [Map]
 - Located in Albemarle County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bowler 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 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 Bowler Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fluvanna County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Amelia County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Amherst County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Appomattox County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Augusta 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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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Caroline County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Charlotte County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dinwiddie County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Goochland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Hanover County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Henrico County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lunenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lynchburg City:     Cyndi's
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Nottoway County:     Cyndi's
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Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Prince Edward County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Richmond City:     Cyndi's
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Richmond County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Rockingham County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Spotsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Staunton City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Waynesboro County:          

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bowler 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 Bowler Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1494053   (Name of Record: Bowler Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fluvanna
Lat: 37.7390319     Lon: -78.2905587   [Map]
Elev: 135         Map Name: Arvonia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fluvanna County: www.co.fluvanna.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.

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<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 Bowler Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7390, Longitude: -78.2906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bowler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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