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(Montgomery County, Virginia)


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The location of Charlton Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Charlton 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 Charlton Cemetery...

The Charlton Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Christiansburg.

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

Lat:   37.1493°   (37° 8' 57")

Lon:   -80.4484°   (-80° 26' 54")

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

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

Blacksburg   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Christiansburg   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Floyd   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Radford   [Map]
 - Located in Radford City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Charlton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Charlton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Belmont Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Radford City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Den Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Flag Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Jennelle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Kipps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Rock Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Shaffer Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Shelor - Booth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Snider Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Stanger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Sunrise Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Pulaski County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Sunset Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Charlton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52344<4>
 
Wake Forest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
West View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Radford City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Charlton Cemetery
 
Westview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Charlton Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Charlton Cemetery.

Blacksburg   [Map]Mount Tabor Village   [Map]Radford   [Map]
Christiansburg   [Map]New Town   [Map]Raintree Village   [Map]
Fairlawn   [Map]Oak Grove   [Map]Riner   [Map]
McBryde Village   [Map]Old Farm Village   [Map]Shawsville   [Map]
Merrimac   [Map]Pilot   [Map]Simpkins Village   [Map]
Mill Village   [Map]Radford Village   [Map]Sundance Village   [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 start with 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 - 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 Charlton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alleghany County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockingham County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stokes County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Surry County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alleghany County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Botetourt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Craig County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Galax City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Giles County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grayson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martinsville City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Patrick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Radford City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Roanoke City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Roanoke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Salem City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Southampton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tazewell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wythe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenbrier County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mercer County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Summers County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Montgomery 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 Charlton 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 Charlton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1674502   (Name of Record: Charlton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 37.1492953     Lon: -80.448385   [Map]
Elev: 623         Map Name: Blacksburg

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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: 37.1493, Longitude: -80.4484     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Charlton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Charlton 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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