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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 Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery...

The Cedar Grove United Methodist Church 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 Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery

Lat:   38.4522°   (38° 27' 7")

Lon:   -78.8335°   (-78° 50' 0")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church 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 Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Elkton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Grottoes   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 61 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adam M. Long Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Antioch UCC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Armentrout Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Arrey / Fridley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Athens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Baldwin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Barley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Beth-El Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Brenneman Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Brock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Byerly Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Cromer Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Cross Keys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Cyrus Rhodes Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Dayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Dayton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Early Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Eastlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Edom Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Fellowship United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Fishback Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Flook Armentrout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Good Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Harrison Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2526300<3>
 
Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Herwin Chapel Evangelical United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Huffman / Flick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Jacob Sellers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Keezletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Lindale Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mabel Memorial Presbyterian Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Church Of The Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinai United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Mountain Grove Community Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
New Hope UCC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Newtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Old Athens Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Pike Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Pirkey Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Rockingham County Alms House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
St. Jacob's Spader Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Thomas Family Cemetery #1   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Webster Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Whitesels United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Whitmore Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
 
Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Berrytown   [Map]Grottoes   [Map]Mount Crawford   [Map]
Bridgewater   [Map]Harrisonburg   [Map]North River   [Map]
Briery Branch   [Map]Hinton   [Map]Ottobine   [Map]
Broadway   [Map]Keezletown   [Map]Shenandoah   [Map]
Coakley Town   [Map]Lacey Spring   [Map]Singers Glen   [Map]
Cootes Store   [Map]Linville   [Map]Timberville   [Map]
Dayton   [Map]Massanutten   [Map]Turleytown   [Map]
Elkton   [Map]Mayland   [Map]Weyers Cave   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Rockingham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Amherst 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    
Charlottesville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Culpeper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fauquier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Frederick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrisonburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Highland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nelson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Page County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rappahannock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Shenandoah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Staunton City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Warren County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Waynesboro City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Waynesboro County:              
Grant County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampshire County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardy County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mineral County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pendleton County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pocahontas County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tucker County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cedar Grove United Methodist 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 Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1491347   (Name of Record: Cedar Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Rockingham
Lat: 38.4520688     Lon: -78.8336368   [Map]
Elev: 426         Map Name: Harrisonburg

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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 Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4522, Longitude: -78.8335     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<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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