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(Amherst County, Virginia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cash 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.

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The Location of the Cash Cemetery...

The Cash Cemetery is located in Amherst County. The county seat for Amherst County is located in Amherst.

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

Lat:   37.6874°   (37° 41' 14")

Lon:   -79.0495°   (-79° 2' 58")

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

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

Amherst   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Appomattox   [Map]
 - Located in Appomattox County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Glasgow   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Lexington   [Map]
 - Located in Lexington City
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Located in Lynchburg City
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Lyndhurst   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cash Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Amherst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49378<4>
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cash Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49437
 
Burford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Camden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Centenary Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Christian Aid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Fulcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Giles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Harewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Harrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Harvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Higginbotham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Jonesboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Level Green Estate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cash Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2196083
 
Loving Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Parr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cash Cemetery
 
White Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cash Cemetery
 
Woodland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nelson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cash Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Cash Cemetery.

Adial   [Map]Forks of Buffalo   [Map]Madison Heights   [Map]
Amherst   [Map]Glasgow   [Map]Marlbrook   [Map]
Axtell   [Map]Greenville   [Map]Sherando   [Map]
Beckham   [Map]Lavino Village   [Map]Spottswood   [Map]
Boonsboro   [Map]Lodebar   [Map]Stuarts Draft   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Lowesville   [Map]Sweet Briar Station   [Map]
Concord   [Map]Lynchburg   [Map]Woodbine Village   [Map]
Durrett Town   [Map]Lyndhurst   [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 it should be mentioned 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 Cash Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Amherst County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Alleghany County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Appomattox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Augusta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bath County:       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      
Buckingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Campbell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charlotte County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Charlottesville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Halifax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Highland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lexington City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lynchburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Lynchburg County:              
Nelson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince Edward 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    
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 Amherst 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 Cash 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 Cash Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1482362   (Name of Record: Cash Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Amherst
Lat: 37.6873622     Lon: -79.0494702   [Map]
Elev: 232         Map Name: Piney River

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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: 37.6874, Longitude: -79.0495     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cash Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cash 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 from . 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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<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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