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(Albemarle County, Virginia)


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The location of Buck Mountain Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Buck Mountain Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Buck Mountain 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Buck Mountain Cemetery...

The Buck Mountain Cemetery is located in Albemarle County. The county seat for Albemarle County is located in Charlottesville.

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

Lat:   38.1546°   (38° 9' 16")

Lon:   -78.4806°   (-78° 28' 50")

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

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

Charlottesville   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Crozet   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Stanardsville   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Buck Mountain Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Benjamin Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Chapman Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49775<4>
 
Christian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Coles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Eheart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Orange County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Estes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Free Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Garrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Gentry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Goss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Hildebrand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Holly Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Huckstep Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 
Ivy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2342833
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Maupin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Mitchell - Davis Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Orange County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Munday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Oak Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Otterbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Parrott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Powell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Redmond Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51879
 
Ruckersville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Sinai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Tibbs Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
University Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Charlottesville City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Wesley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery
 
Wetsel Family Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Greene County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Buck Mountain Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Buck Mountain Cemetery.

Advance Mills Village   [Map]Commonwealth   [Map]Logan Village   [Map]
Advance Mills   [Map]Ednam Village   [Map]Monacan Town   [Map]
Barracks   [Map]Hollymead   [Map]Rio   [Map]
Belmont   [Map]Huntington Village   [Map]Rose Hill   [Map]
Boonesville   [Map]Jefferson Village   [Map]Stanardsville   [Map]
Charlottesville   [Map]Locust Grove   [Map]University Heights   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Buck Mountain Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Albemarle County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Amherst County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Augusta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buckingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caroline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charlottesville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Culpeper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fauquier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Goochland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hanover County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrisonburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nelson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Page County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Powhatan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rockingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Shenandoah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spotsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Staunton City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Waynesboro City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Waynesboro County:              

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Albemarle 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 Buck Mountain 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 Buck Mountain Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1675013   (Name of Record: Buck Mountain Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Albemarle
Lat: 38.1545787     Lon: -78.4805672   [Map]
Elev: 194         Map Name: Earlysville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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: 38.1546, Longitude: -78.4806     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Buck Mountain Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Buck Mountain 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 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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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