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The location of Brogan Cemetery









A visit to the Brogan Cemetery ...

The location of the Brogan 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 Brogan Cemetery ...

The Brogan Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Rocky Mount.

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

Lat:   36.9290°   (36° 55' 44")

Lon:   -80.1173°   (-80° 7' 2")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 89 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Brogan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Agee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Akers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Angle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Beckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Burnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Carn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Endicott Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Feazell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Guilliams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Helms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Hollands Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Hurt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Hurt - Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Jamison - Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Johnson - Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Logan - Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Lovell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Meadors - James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Meadors - Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Midkiff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Moran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Mt. Cassell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Nolen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Nolen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Phoebe Needles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Piedmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Pig River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Piney River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Prices Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Prilliman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Radley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Rakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Rakes - Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ratcliff - Whitlow - Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Saunders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Shively Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Shively Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Sigmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Slone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Turner - Hickman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Via Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Walters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Webb - Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Whorley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brogan Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Brogan Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]     Pilot   [Map]    
Bent Mountain   [Map]     Pizarro   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Poff   [Map]    
Collinsville   [Map]     Raintree Village   [Map]    
Ferrum   [Map]     Reed Creek Village   [Map]    
Fieldale   [Map]     Riner   [Map]    
Floyd   [Map]     Rocky Mount   [Map]    
Henry   [Map]     Shawsville   [Map]    
Meadows of Dan   [Map]     Simpsons   [Map]    
Oak Grove   [Map]     Stanleytown   [Map]    
Oak Level   [Map]     Terrys Fork   [Map]    
Old Farm Village   [Map]     Villa Heights   [Map]    
Patrick Springs   [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 Brogan Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Bassett   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Ferrum   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Floyd   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Brogan Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brogan Cemetery

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 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 Brogan Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Forsyth County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Guilford County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Galax City:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Martinsville City:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Franklin County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Franklin County
 

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 Brogan 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 Brogan Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1494399   (Name of Record: Brogan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 36.9290252     Lon: -80.1172636   [Map]
Elev: 442         Map Name: Ferrum

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.org/

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 Brogan Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9290, Longitude: -80.1173     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brogan Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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