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The location of Bryant Cemetery









A visit to the Bryant Cemetery ...

The location of the Bryant 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 Bryant Cemetery ...

The Bryant Cemetery is located in Botetourt County. The county seat for Botetourt County is located in Fincastle.

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

Lat:   37.5290°   (37° 31' 44")

Lon:   -79.5909°   (-79° 35' 27")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bryant Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Diamond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Ebenezer United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51521<3>
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Glasgow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
High Bridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Houseman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Linkenhoker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Old Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Ponton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Rapps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Rudisill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
St. Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Salling Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Shafer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Tolley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Turpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bryant Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bryant Cemetery.

Apple Tree Village   [Map]     Lavino Village   [Map]    
Bedford   [Map]     Laymantown   [Map]    
Blue Ridge   [Map]     Lexington   [Map]    
Boonsboro   [Map]     Lowry   [Map]    
Buchanan   [Map]     Montgomery Village   [Map]    
Buena Vista   [Map]     Montvale   [Map]    
Cloverdale   [Map]     Runaway Village   [Map]    
Daleville   [Map]     Salisbury   [Map]    
Fincastle   [Map]     Selma   [Map]    
Forest   [Map]     Timberlake   [Map]    
Forks of Buffalo   [Map]     Troutville   [Map]    
Glasgow   [Map]     Vinton   [Map]    
Hollins   [Map]     Woodbine Village   [Map]    
Iron Gate   [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 Bryant Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Botetourt County.

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

Bedford   [Map]
 - Located in Bedford City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Buchanan   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Fincastle   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Glasgow   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Lexington   [Map]
 - Located in Lexington City
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bryant Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bryant 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 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 Bryant Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Botetourt County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alleghany County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amherst County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Appomattox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Augusta County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bath County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bedford City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Bedford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Buckingham County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Campbell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Charlotte County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Craig County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Halifax County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Highland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lexington City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Lynchburg City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Lynchburg County:          
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nelson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pittsylvania County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Roanoke City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Roanoke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Salem City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Greenbrier County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pocahontas County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Botetourt 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 Bryant 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 Bryant Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1482086   (Name of Record: Bryant Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Botetourt
Lat: 37.5290244     Lon: -79.5908708   [Map]
Elev: 451         Map Name: Arnold Valley

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Botetourt County: www.co.botetourt.va.us/

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Bryant Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5290, Longitude: -79.5909     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bryant 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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