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The location of Chestnut Grove Cemetery









A visit to the Chestnut Grove Cemetery ...

The location of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 Chestnut Grove Cemetery ...

The Chestnut Grove Cemetery is located in Hanover County.

The county seat for Hanover County is located in Hanover. Hanover lies just to the northwest of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.6935°   (37° 41' 36")

Lon:   -77.3011°   (-77° 18' 3")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Chestnut Grove Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery.

Ashland   [Map]     Laurel   [Map]    
Chamberlayne   [Map]     Mechanicsville   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Montrose Heights   [Map]    
Chippenham Village   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Dumbarton   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
East Highland Park   [Map]     Short Pump   [Map]    
Glen Allen   [Map]     Tuck Fork   [Map]    
Hanover   [Map]     Tuckahoe   [Map]    
Heckler Village   [Map]     Varina   [Map]    
Highland Springs   [Map]     Walmsley Village   [Map]    
Lakeside   [Map]     Wyndham   [Map]    
Laurel Village   [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 Chestnut Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hanover County.

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

Ashland   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery
 
Glen Allen   [Map]
 - Located in Henrico County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery
 
Hanover   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Chestnut Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hanover County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Charles County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Westmoreland County:     Cyndi's
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Williamsburg City:     Cyndi's
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York County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Abraham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caroline County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Beulah Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cold Harbor National Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Cool Spring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Enon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Epworth Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in King William County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Gethsemane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Lewiston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Luther Cemetery   [Map]

Located in King William County

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

McKendree Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in King William County

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

Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

New Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Providence Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Second Union Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharon Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in King William County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Signal Hill Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wickham Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Chestnut Grove Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Chestnut Grove 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 Chestnut Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1749001   (Name of Record: Chestnut Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hanover
Lat: 37.6934764     Lon: -77.3010896   [Map]
Elev: 53         Map Name: Studley

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hanover County: www.co.hanover.va.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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 Chestnut Grove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6935, Longitude: -77.3011     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Chestnut Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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