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The location of Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery









Local Newspapers for the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery.

Our newspaper information for the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> of the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family 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 Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery.

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  • Waverly - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • Surry - 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north
  • Franklin - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south
  • Smithfield - 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east

Published In Waverly   [Sussex County]     [Map]  

Waverly is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery

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

Southside Virginia Dispatch

- Published in 1913

Sussex Gazette

- Published 1888 to 1897

The Tall Pine

- Published 1936 to 19??

The Waverly Dispatch

- Published 1913 to 1937

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Waverly.

Published In Surry   [Surry County]     [Map]  

Surry is located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery

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

The Herald

- Published 1935 to 195?

The Surry County Herald

- Published 1934 to 1935

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Surry.

Published In Franklin   [Franklin City]     [Map]  

Franklin is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south of the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery

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

Blackwater Courier

- Published 1891 to 1900

Franklin Gazette

- Published 1880 to 1886

Southhampton Democrat

- Published 188? to 192?

The Graphic

- Published 1900 to 1905

The Tidewater News

- Published 1905 to the present

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Franklin.

Published In Smithfield   [Isle of Wight County]     [Map]  

Smithfield is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery

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

The Smithfield Times

- Published 1920 to 1985

The Smithfield Times

- Published 1998 to the present

The Times

- Published 1985 to 1998

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Smithfield.

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Briggs / Davis / Johnson Family Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9288, Longitude: -76.9272     [Map].

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