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The location of Clover Hill UMC Cemetery









A visit to the Clover Hill 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 five sections:

The Location of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery ...

The Clover Hill UMC Cemetery is located in Rockingham County.

The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg. Harrisonburg lies just to the east of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Lat:   38.4513°   (38° 27' 4")

Lon:   -79.0330°   (-79° 1' 58")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]     Lacey Spring   [Map]    
Briery Branch   [Map]     Linville   [Map]    
Broadway   [Map]     Massanutten   [Map]    
Coakley Town   [Map]     Mount Crawford   [Map]    
Cootes Store   [Map]     North River   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Ottobine   [Map]    
Fulks Run   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Grottoes   [Map]     Stokesville   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Turleytown   [Map]    
Hinton   [Map]     Weyers Cave   [Map]    
Keezletown   [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 Clover Hill 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 Clover Hill UMC Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Pendleton County (WV)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Grottoes   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery
 
Staunton   [Map]
 - Located in Staunton City
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Clover Hill UMC 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 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 - 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 Clover Hill 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
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Amherst County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Augusta County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bath County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrisonburg City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Highland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Page County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Shenandoah County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Staunton City:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Waynesboro County:          
Grant County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Hardy County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Mineral County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Pendleton County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pocahontas County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tucker County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

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 Clover Hill 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 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Rockingham County.

Ames Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Anderson Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<2>

Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Bowman / Whitmer Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2609247<3>

Briery Branch Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Byrd Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Byrd Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Click Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Croushorn Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Dayton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Dayton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

DeVier Family Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

DeVier Family Cemetery #2   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Dry River Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Fishback Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

George W. Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

George Wine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Hernsberger / Wynant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Oak Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Oak Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Ottobine UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Peak Pentecostal Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Peter Paul Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Pleasant View Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Rawley Springs Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Riverdale Old Order Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Robert Farley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Spring Creek Community Christian Fellowship Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Spring Creek Negro Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

Wine Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Clover Hill UMC Cemetery

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

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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 'straight-line' (or 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 Clover Hill UMC Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4513, Longitude: -79.0330     [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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