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The location of Driver Family Cemetery









A visit to the Driver Family Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Driver Family Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<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 five sections:

The Location of the Driver Family Cemetery ...

The Driver Family Cemetery is located in Rockingham County. The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg.

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

Lat:   38.5447°   (38° 32' 40")

Lon:   -78.9277°   (-78° 55' 39")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Driver Family Cemetery has been estimated.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Driver Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch UCC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Ashenfelter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Baldwin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Beth-El Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Bible Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Bowman / Whitmer Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2609247<3>
 
Brenneman Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Brunk Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Brush Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Cedar Run Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1977476
 
Cherry Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Cromer Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Dry River Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Edom Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
George W. Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Gospel Hill Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rockbridge County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Herwin Chapel Evangelical United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Huffman / Flick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Kline Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Lincoln Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Lindale Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel EUB Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Mountain Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Newtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Peak Pentecostal Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Rawley Springs Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Rhodes Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Riddle Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Salvage Kring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Schweigert Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2460017
 
Trissels Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996018
 
Trout Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Trumbo Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2241375
 
Turley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Zion Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Driver Family Cemetery.

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]    
Fulks Run   [Map]     Plains Mill   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Hinton   [Map]     Timberville   [Map]    
Keezletown   [Map]     Turleytown   [Map]    
Lacey Spring   [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 Driver Family 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 Driver Family Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Driver Family Cemetery
 
New Market   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Driver Family 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 - 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 Driver Family 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    

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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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Driver Family Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5447, Longitude: -78.9277     [Map].

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<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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