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The location of Boyd Cemetery









Local Newspapers for the Boyd Cemetery ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of the Boyd Cemetery.

Our newspaper information for the Boyd Cemetery is based on data supplied by the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

Hint: When we started searching newspapers, we only looked for obituaries. Eventually we realized that our search was too narrow and there was much that we were missing. Now we include things like around-the-town and gossip columns, birth and death announcements. We have some family members who owned businesses and now we search for articles and advertistments for those businesses. Some family members could have been better behaved and a search of police blotters contained some surprises.


The following newspapers were published within 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> of the Boyd Cemetery. These papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from the Boyd Cemetery.

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  • Ferrum - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east
  • Floyd - 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west
  • Bassett - 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast
  • Rocky Mount - 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast
  • Stuart - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the south
  • Christiansburg - 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest

Published In Ferrum   [Franklin County]     [Map]  

Ferrum is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east of the Boyd Cemetery

The following paper was published in Ferrum. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Ferrum College Bulletin

- Published 1965 to 1987

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Ferrum.

Published In Floyd   [Floyd County]     [Map]  

Floyd is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west of the Boyd Cemetery

The following paper was published in Floyd. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The Floyd Press

- Published 1891 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Floyd.

Published In Bassett   [Henry County]     [Map]  

Bassett is located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast of the Boyd Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Bassett. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

1389 Speaks

- Published 1938 to 194?

Bassett And Henry County Journal

- Published 1949 to 1955

Enrollee's Home Journal

- Published 1936 to 1937

Henry County Journal

- Published 1955 to 1981

The Bassett Journal

- Published 1935 to 1949

The Fairy Stone

- Published in 1935

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Bassett.

Published In Rocky Mount   [Franklin County]     [Map]  

Rocky Mount is located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of the Boyd Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Rocky Mount. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Franklin Chronicle

- Published 1905 to 1929

Franklin Times

- Published 1888 to 1894

The County News And Franklin Chronicle

- Published 1929 to 193?

The Franklin County Times

- Published 1968 to 1981

The Franklin Gazette

- Published 1876 to 1888

The Franklin Gazette

- Published 1937 to 1967

The Franklin News-Post And Franklin Chronicle

- Published 193? to 1950

The Franklin News-Post

- Published 1950 to the present

The Lonesome Pine

- Published 1936 to 193?

The Rocky Mount-a-neer

- Published in 193?

The Times-Democrat

- Published 1894 to 1913

The Virginia Monitor

- Published in 1876

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Rocky Mount.

Published In Stuart   [Patrick County]     [Map]  

Stuart is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the south of the Boyd Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Stuart. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Normal Review

- First year 1890, unknown end date

The Bull Mountain Bugle

- Published 1969 to 1995

The Enterprise

- Published 1910 to the present

The Observer

- Published 1938 to 1953

The Patrick Press

- Published 1884 to 1890

The Stuart Enterprise

- Published 1890 to 1909

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Stuart.

Published In Christiansburg   [Montgomery County]     [Map]  

Christiansburg is located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the northwest of the Boyd Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Christiansburg. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Montgomery Messenger

- Published 1869 to 1931

Montgomery News Messenger

- Published 1931 to 1967

Montgomery News

- Published 1924 to 1931

New Star

- Published 1860 to 18??

Radford News Journal

- Published 1995 to the present

The News Messenger

- Published 1995 to the present

The News

- Published 1993 to 1995

The Southwest

- Published 1867 to 1869

The Star And Herald

- Published 18?? to 1860

The Weekly Herald

- Published 1854 to 18??

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Christiansburg.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Boyd Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9065, Longitude: -80.1595     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boyd Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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