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The location of Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery









A visit to the Cedar Grove United Methodist Church (UMC) Cemetery ...

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 Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery ...

The Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery is located in Rockingham County.

The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg. Harrisonburg lies just to the west of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Lat:   38.4522°   (38° 27' 7")

Lon:   -78.8335°   (-78° 50' 0")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery.

Berrytown   [Map]     Lacey Spring   [Map]    
Bridgewater   [Map]     Linville   [Map]    
Briery Branch   [Map]     Massanutten   [Map]    
Broadway   [Map]     Mayland   [Map]    
Coakley Town   [Map]     Mount Crawford   [Map]    
Cootes Store   [Map]     North River   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Ottobine   [Map]    
Elkton   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Grottoes   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Timberville   [Map]    
Hinton   [Map]     Turleytown   [Map]    
Keezletown   [Map]     Weyers Cave   [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 Cedar Grove UMC 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 UMC Cemetery.

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

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 and Genealogy Trails. These websites 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 UMC Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rockingham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
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Amherst County:     Cyndi's
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Augusta County:     Cyndi's
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Bath County:     Cyndi's
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Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

About the United Methodist Church (UMC) ...

Although we don't have a link to the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the United Methodist Church. See their website at:

The United Methodist Church

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 60 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cedar Grove UMC 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]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Antioch UCC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Armentrout Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<2>

Arrey / Fridley Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Athens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Baldwin Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Barley Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Beth-El Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Brenneman Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Brock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Byerly Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Cromer Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cross Keys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Cyrus Rhodes Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Dayton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Dayton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Early Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Eastlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Edom Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Fellowship UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Fishback Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Flook Armentrout Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Good Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Harrison Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2526300<3>

Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Herwin Chapel EUB Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Huffman / Flick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Jacob Sellers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Keezletown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Lindale Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Linville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Mabel Memorial Presbyterian Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Church Of The Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Mt. Sinai UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Mountain Grove Community Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

New Hope UCC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Newtown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Oak Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Old Athens Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Pike Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Pine Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Pirkey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Rockingham County Alms House Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

St. Jacob's Spader Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Thomas Family Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Webster Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Whitesels United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Whitmore Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cedar Grove UMC 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 UMC 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

About Rockingham County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4522, Longitude: -78.8335     [Map].
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<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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