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(Loudoun County, Virginia)


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The location of Catoctin Free Church Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Catoctin Free Church 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 Catoctin Free Church Cemetery...

The Catoctin Free Church Cemetery is located in Loudoun County. The county seat for Loudoun County is located in Leesburg.

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

Lat:   39.1584°   (39° 9' 30")

Lon:   -77.6103°   (-77° 36' 37")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Catoctin Free Church 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 Catoctin Free Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Loudoun County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery.

Brunswick   [Map]
 - Located in Frederick County (MD)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Hamilton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Leesburg   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Purcellville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Loudoun County.

AME Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Balls Bluff National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49334<4>
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Faith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Furnace Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Goose Creek Burying Ground   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Hillsboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #164671
 
Hillsboro United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Ketoctin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Lovettsville Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Old Lovettsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Old St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Old Stone Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Rehobeth United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #227351
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Springwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52491
 
Waterford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery.

Adamstown Village (MD)   [Map]Brunswick (MD)   [Map]Manor Village (MD)   [Map]
Adamstown (MD)   [Map]Dickerson (MD)   [Map]Point-of-Rocks (MD)   [Map]
Ashburn Village   [Map]Hamilton   [Map]Poolesville (MD)   [Map]
Ashburn   [Map]Hillsboro   [Map]Potomac Village (MD)   [Map]
Beallsville (MD)   [Map]Knoxville (MD)   [Map]Purcellville   [Map]
Belmont   [Map]Lansdowne   [Map]Rosemont (MD)   [Map]
Bloomery (WV)   [Map]Leesburg   [Map]Round Hill   [Map]
Bolington   [Map]Lovettsville   [Map]Tuscarora (MD)   [Map]
Boss Arnold Village (MD)   [Map]Lucketts   [Map]White Pump   [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 turn to 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 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 Catoctin Free Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Loudoun County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Anne Arundel County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baltimore City (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baltimore County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charles County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Frederick County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prince George's County (MD):       Cyndi's List          
Washington County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alexandria City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Arlington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Culpeper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fairfax City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Fairfax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Falls Church City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Fauquier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Frederick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Manassas City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Page County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince William County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rappahannock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shenandoah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stafford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Winchester City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Berkeley County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampshire County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2040864   (Name of Record: Catoctin Free Church Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Loudoun
Lat: 39.1584379     Lon: -77.6102686   [Map]
Elev: 169         Map Name: Waterford

Other Roadside Stops ...



Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Loudoun County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Loudoun County: www.co.loudoun.va.us/

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: 39.1584, Longitude: -77.6103     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Catoctin Free Church Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Catoctin Free Church 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 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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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