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The location of Byerly Family Cemetery









A visit to the Byerly Family Cemetery ...

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 five sections:

The Location of the Byerly Family Cemetery ...

The Byerly Family Cemetery is located in Rockingham County. The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg.

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

Lat:   38.3857°   (38° 23' 8")

Lon:   -78.8910°   (-78° 53' 27")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 56 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Byerly Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ames Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Armentrout Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Beth-El Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Cross Keys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Dayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Dayton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Eastlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Fishback Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Friedens UCC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Good Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Hernsberger / Wynant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Keezletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mabel Memorial Presbyterian Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Melanchthon Lutheran Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mill Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Crawford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Church Of The Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinai United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mountain Grove Community Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Naked Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
New Hope UCC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Newtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Northern Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Oak Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Old Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Pike Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Pirkey Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Port Republic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Riverdale Old Order Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Robert Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Rockingham County Alms House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
St. Jacob's Spader Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
St. Michael's Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Sellers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Shady Grove United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Thomas Family Cemetery #1   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Webster Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Whitesels United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Whitmer Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Zane Showker Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Byerly Family Cemetery.

Berrytown   [Map]     Lacey Spring   [Map]    
Bridgewater   [Map]     Linville   [Map]    
Briery Branch   [Map]     Massanutten   [Map]    
Coakley Town   [Map]     Mount Crawford   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     North River   [Map]    
Grottoes   [Map]     Ottobine   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Hinton   [Map]     Weyers Cave   [Map]    
Keezletown   [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 Byerly Family Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Rockingham County.

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

Bridgewater   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Elkton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Grottoes   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byerly Family Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byerly Family 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 websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Byerly Family Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rockingham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Rockingham County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Byerly Family Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3857, Longitude: -78.8910     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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