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Our GPS coordinates for the Branscome 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 Branscome Cemetery...

The Branscome Cemetery is located in Carroll County. The county seat for Carroll County is located in Hillsville.

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

Lat:   36.8185°   (36° 49' 6")

Lon:   -80.6426°   (-80° 38' 33")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Branscome 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 Branscome Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Carroll County.

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

Floyd   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Fries   [Map]
 - Located in Grayson County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Galax   [Map]
 - Located in Galax City
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Hillsville   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Pulaski   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 118 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Branscome Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alderman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Alfred Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Allison Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Andrew Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Annis Goad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Ballard Worrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Barber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Bobbitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
C Walker Nester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Can Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Carter - Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Charles H Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Church Alderman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Collier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Cruise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Dalton - Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2339587<4>
 
DeHaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Dinwiddie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Dry Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Easrly Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Ezra Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Freemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Fugate Dalton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Gallimore - McPeak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Goad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Goad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Green Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Hardy - Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Hattie Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Jimmy Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
John Goad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
John Patterson Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Joseph Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Kemp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Largen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Largen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Largen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Lewis F Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Lindsey - Old Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Lost Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Mabry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Martin Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
McPeak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Mitchell Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Montgomery - Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Nester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Old Gilmer Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Panther Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2509707
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Branscome Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2164583
 
Pine View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Polly Ann Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Quesenberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Quesenberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Quesenberry - Semones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Reece Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Semones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Semones - Sunnyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Shadrick Worrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Shockley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Silverleaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Simpkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Stephen Bond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Surratt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Sutphin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Tade Quesenberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Tate Goad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Thomas Alderman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Thomas Dickens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Thomas E Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Thomas Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Thompson - Bolt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Tolbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Turman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Turman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Turman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Victor Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Vince Largen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Vinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2340053
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Wilkinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
William Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
William Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Worrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Branscome Cemetery
 
Worrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Branscome Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Branscome Cemetery.

Ararat   [Map]Fries   [Map]Meadows of Dan   [Map]
Austinville   [Map]Galax   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Cana   [Map]Hillsville   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]
Carters Mill   [Map]Hilton Village   [Map]Pike City   [Map]
Dublin   [Map]Ivanhoe   [Map]Poff   [Map]
Dugspur   [Map]Lambsburg   [Map]Pulaski   [Map]
Fancy Gap   [Map]Locust Hill   [Map]Riner   [Map]
Floyd   [Map]Mack Creek Village   [Map]Sheep Town   [Map]
Fort Chiswell   [Map]Max Meadows   [Map]Woodlawn   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 it should be mentioned 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 Branscome Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Carroll County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alleghany County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ashe County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forsyth 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    
Surry County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilkes County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yadkin County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craig County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Galax City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grayson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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    
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    
Salem City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Smyth County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Southampton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tazewell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wythe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mercer 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 Carroll 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 Branscome 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 Branscome Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1738614   (Name of Record: Branscome Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carroll
Lat: 36.8184628     Lon: -80.6425688   [Map]
Elev: 781         Map Name: Hillsville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Carroll County: www.co.carroll.va.us/

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: 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).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Branscome 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 'straight-line' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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