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The location of Carver Memorial Park

 
 

Profile for the Carver Memorial Park ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Carver Memorial Park 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 Carver Memorial Park...

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Carver Memorial Park

Lat:   37.0626°   (37° 3' 45")

Lon:   -76.3961°   (-76° 23' 45")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Carver Memorial Park 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 Carver Memorial Park. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in .

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Carver Memorial Park.

Gloucester Point   [Map]
 - Located in Gloucester County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Newport News   [Map]
 - Located in Newport News City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Norfolk   [Map]
 - Located in Norfolk City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Portsmouth   [Map]
 - Located in Portsmouth City
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Smithfield   [Map]
 - Located in Isle of Wight County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Yorktown   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carver Memorial Park

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Carver Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in .

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Basset Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Carys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Eastern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Poquoson City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Elmerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Emmaus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Poquoson City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Greenlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newport News City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Hampton National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Hopson Gravesite   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Lincoln Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Maney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newport News City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newport News City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Peninsula Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Newport News City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Pleasant Shade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hampton City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Poquoson City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Warwick River Mennonite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Newport News City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carver Memorial Park
 
Western Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Poquoson City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carver Memorial Park

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Carver Memorial Park.

Aberdeen Gardens   [Map]Hampton   [Map]Pine Chapel Village   [Map]
Bernard Village   [Map]Hilton Village   [Map]Poquoson   [Map]
Chapel Village   [Map]Monticello Village   [Map]Red Hill Village   [Map]
Dare   [Map]Newgate Village   [Map]Sussex   [Map]
Greenwood Farms   [Map]Newport News   [Map]Yorkville   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Carver Memorial Park:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia
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 Carver Memorial Park ...

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 Carver Memorial Park.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1478333   (Name of Record: Carver Memorial Park)

Class: cemetery
County: Hampton (city)
Lat: 37.0626461     Lon: -76.3960573   [Map]
Elev: 3         Map Name: Newport News North

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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: 37.0626, Longitude: -76.3961     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carver Memorial Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Carver Memorial Park 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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