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Profile for the Burnett Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Burnett 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 Burnett Cemetery...

The Burnett 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 Burnett Cemetery

Lat:   36.8960°   (36° 53' 45")

Lon:   -80.0553°   (-80° 3' 19")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Burnett 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 Burnett 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 Burnett Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ferrum   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Floyd   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Martinsville   [Map]
 - Located in Martinsville City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Stuart   [Map]
 - Located in Patrick County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burnett Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 96 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Burnett Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Adkins - Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Agee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Akers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Angle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Bowles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Bowles - Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Brogan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Carn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Dehart - Jones - Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Endicott Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Feazell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Guilliams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Gusler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Helms Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hurt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hurt - Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Hurt - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Lipscomb - Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Lovell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
McGhee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
McGhee - Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Meadors - James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Meadors - Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Midkiff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Mill Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Moran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Mt. Cassell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Mullins - East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Pearson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Phoebe Needles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Pig River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Piney River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Prilliman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Radley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Rakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Rakes - Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ramsey - Stanley - King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Randolph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ratcliff - Whitlow - Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Rock Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Saunders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Shively Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Shively Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Sigmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Slone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Stone - Bondurant - Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Story Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Town Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Turner - Hickman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Webb - Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Whorley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Burnett Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burnett Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Burnett Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]Henry   [Map]Reed Creek Village   [Map]
Bent Mountain   [Map]Horse Pasture   [Map]Rocky Mount   [Map]
Boones Mill   [Map]Martinsville   [Map]Simpsons   [Map]
Collinsville   [Map]Oak Level   [Map]Stanleytown   [Map]
Ferrum   [Map]Patrick Springs   [Map]Terrys Fork   [Map]
Fieldale   [Map]Pizarro   [Map]Villa Heights   [Map]
Floyd   [Map]Poff   [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 helpful 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 Burnett Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Caswell County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forsyth County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guilford County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lenoir County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockingham County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stokes County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Surry County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yadkin County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Botetourt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Campbell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craig County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Danville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Galax City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Halifax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martinsville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Patrick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Radford City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Roanoke City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Roanoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Salem City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Southampton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wythe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1791153   (Name of Record: Burnett Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 36.8959705     Lon: -80.0553181   [Map]
Elev: 390         Map Name: Ferrum

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Virginia

About Franklin County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.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: 36.8960, Longitude: -80.0553     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Burnett Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Burnett 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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