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The location of Cary Cemetery









A visit to the Cary Cemetery ...

The location of the Cary 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 Cary Cemetery ...

The Cary Cemetery is located in Chesterfield County.

. Chesterfield lies just to the southwest of the Cary Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Cary Cemetery

Lat:   37.4501°   (37° 27' 0")

Lon:   -77.4317°   (-77° 25' 54")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Cary Cemetery.

Bellwood   [Map]     East Highland Park   [Map]    
Bensley Village   [Map]     Heckler Village   [Map]    
Bensley   [Map]     Highland Springs   [Map]    
Beulah Village   [Map]     Lakeside   [Map]    
Bon Air   [Map]     Mechanicsville   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Montrose Heights   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Chesterfield Court House   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
Chesterfield Village   [Map]     Tuckahoe   [Map]    
Chippenham Village   [Map]     Varina   [Map]    
Dumbarton   [Map]     Walmsley Village   [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 Cary Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Chesterfield County.

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

Chester   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Cary Cemetery
 
Hopewell   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Cary Cemetery
 
Midlothian   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cary Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Cary Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Cary Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barton Heights Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Cemetery

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Cemetery

Centralia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cary Cemetery

Dale Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Cemetery

East End Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50175<3>

Ft. Harrison National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Cemetery

Fourmile Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cary Cemetery

Gravel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cary Cemetery

Hardy Central Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cary Cemetery

Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #173295

Hollywood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50668

Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Cemetery

James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Cemetery

James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Cemetery

Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cary Cemetery

Maury Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51085

Montague Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Cemetery

Monteflore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Cemetery

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Cemetery

Mt. Giea Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Cary Cemetery

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Cemetery

Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51498

Old Lane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cary Cemetery

Perdue Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cary Cemetery

Providence Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cary Cemetery

Richmond National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Cemetery

Riverview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51878

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cary Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cary Cemetery

Seven Pines National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Cemetery

Shockoe Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

A very large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52134

Sunset Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52348

Vaughan - Eyler Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cary Cemetery

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641499

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Richmond City

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cary Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cary 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 Cary Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1759922   (Name of Record: Cary Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chesterfield
Lat: 37.4501478     Lon: -77.4316497   [Map]
Elev: 12         Map Name: Drewrys Bluff

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Chesterfield County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chesterfield County: www.co.chesterfield.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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Cary Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4501, Longitude: -77.4317     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cary Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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