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The location of Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery









A visit to the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church 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.

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The Location of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery ...

The Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery is located in Rockingham County.

The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg. Harrisonburg lies just to the east southeast of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Lat:   38.4750°   (38° 28' 30")

Lon:   -78.9283°   (-78° 55' 41")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]     Lacey Spring   [Map]    
Briery Branch   [Map]     Linville   [Map]    
Broadway   [Map]     Massanutten   [Map]    
Coakley Town   [Map]     Mayland   [Map]    
Cootes Store   [Map]     Mount Crawford   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     North River   [Map]    
Fulks Run   [Map]     Ottobine   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Singers Glen   [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 Cooks Creek Presbyterian 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 Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Grottoes   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the South (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start 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 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 Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church 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:

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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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 78 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ames Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Anderson Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<2>

Antioch UCC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Baldwin Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Beth-El Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Bowman / Whitmer Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest (NW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2609247<3>

Brenneman Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Brush Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Byerly Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Byrd Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Byrd Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Clover Hill UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Cromer Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Croushorn Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west (W) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Dayton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Dayton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

DeVier Family Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

DeVier Family Cemetery #2   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Driver Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north (N) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Dry River Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west (W) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Early Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Eastlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Edom Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Fishback Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

George W. Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

George Wine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Good Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Gospel Hill Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Hernsberger / Wynant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Herwin Chapel EUB Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Huffman / Flick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Keezletown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Lincoln Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Lindale Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Linville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mabel Memorial Presbyterian Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Crawford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Church Of The Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Sinai UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Mt. Zion Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

New Hope UCC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Newtown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Oak Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Oak Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Old Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Ottobine UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Peak Pentecostal Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Peter Paul Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Pike Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south (S) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Pleasant View Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Rawley Springs Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east (E) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Riverdale Old Order Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Robert Farley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Rockingham County Alms House Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

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

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

St. Johns Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north (N) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Singers Glen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north (N) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Spring Creek Community Christian Fellowship Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Thomas Family Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Webster Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Whitesels United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Wine Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cooks Creek Presbyterian 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 Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1491307   (Name of Record: Cooks Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Rockingham
Lat: 38.4745681     Lon: -78.928362   [Map]
Elev: 426         Map Name: Bridgewater

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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 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 Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4750, Longitude: -78.9283     [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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