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The location of Broady Cemetery









A visit to the Broady Cemetery ...

The location of the Broady 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 Broady Cemetery ...

The Broady Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Abingdon.

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

Lat:   36.8382°   (36° 50' 17")

Lon:   -81.8398°   (-81° 50' 23")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Broady Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aistrop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Astin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Bays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Collie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Eastridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Emory & Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Fogleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Fullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Gosby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Jamison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Mahanaim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Broady Cemetery
 
McCready Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
McNew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Old Glade Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Poore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Snead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Snead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Snodgrass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Tumbling Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Broady Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52473<3>
 
Wolf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Worley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Broady Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Broady Cemetery.

Abingdon   [Map]     Glade Spring   [Map]    
Adwolf   [Map]     Green Spring   [Map]    
Allison Gap   [Map]     Honaker   [Map]    
Cardwell Town   [Map]     Lebanon   [Map]    
Cedar Bluff   [Map]     Lowland   [Map]    
Chilhowie   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Claypool Hill   [Map]     Raven   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Richlands   [Map]    
Craigs Mill   [Map]     Russell   [Map]    
Damascus   [Map]     Rust Hollow   [Map]    
Dye   [Map]     Saltville   [Map]    
Fleet   [Map]     Spring 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 Broady Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Abingdon   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Damascus   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Glade Spring   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Honaker   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Lebanon   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Richlands   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Broady Cemetery
 
Saltville   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Broady Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Broady Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Letcher County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Avery County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Watauga County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilkes County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Carter County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hawkins County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Johnson County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sullivan County (TN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Unicoi County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bristol City:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Smyth County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tazewell County:     Cyndi's
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Wise County:     Cyndi's
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Wythe County:     Cyndi's
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McDowell County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mercer County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mingo County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wyoming County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Washington 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 Broady 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 Broady Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1482022   (Name of Record: Broady Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 36.8381685     Lon: -81.8398445   [Map]
Elev: 588         Map Name: Glade Spring

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Washington County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.washcova.com/

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' 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 Broady Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8382, Longitude: -81.8398     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Broady Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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