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The location of Branscome Cemetery









Local Newspapers for the Branscome Cemetery ...

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

Our newspaper information for the Branscome 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> of the Branscome 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 Branscome Cemetery.

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  • Hillsville - 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest
  • Pulaski - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest
  • Floyd - 18 miles [29 km] to the east
  • Galax - 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest
  • Fries - 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west

Published In Hillsville   [Carroll County]     [Map]  

Hillsville is located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest of the Branscome Cemetery

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

Carroll Weekly News

- Published 1870 to 1875

Hillsville Virginian

- Published 1871 to 1894

The Carroll News

- Published 1920 to the present

The Hillsville News

- Published 1894 to ????

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Hillsville.

Published In Pulaski   [Pulaski County]     [Map]  

Pulaski is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of the Branscome Cemetery

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

The News-Review

- Published 1892 to 1909

The Southwest Times And News-Review

- Published 1909 to 1922

The Southwest Times

- Published 1922 to the present

The Southwest Times

- Published 1906 to 1909

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Pulaski.

Published In Floyd   [Floyd County]     [Map]  

Floyd is located 18 miles [29 km] to the east of the Branscome 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 Galax   [Galax City]     [Map]  

Galax is located 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest of the Branscome Cemetery

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

Galax Gazette

- Published 1937 to 1993

Galax Post Herald

- Published 1908 to 195?

Grayson-Carroll Gazette

- Published 1924 to 1936

The Gazette

- Published 1994 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Galax.

Published In Fries   [Grayson County]     [Map]  

Fries is located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of the Branscome Cemetery

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

The Grayson News

- Published in 19??

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Fries.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 Branscome Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8185, Longitude: -80.6426     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Branscome Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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