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A visit to the Fishback Family Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Fishback 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 Fishback Family Cemetery ...

The Fishback Family Cemetery is located in Rockingham County.

The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg. Harrisonburg lies just to the east northeast of the Fishback Family Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Fishback Family Cemetery

Lat:   38.4122°   (38° 24' 43")

Lon:   -78.9461°   (-78° 56' 45")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Fishback Family Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]     Linville   [Map]    
Briery Branch   [Map]     Massanutten   [Map]    
Coakley Town   [Map]     Mount Crawford   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     North River   [Map]    
Grottoes   [Map]     Ottobine   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Hinton   [Map]     Stokesville   [Map]    
Keezletown   [Map]     Verona   [Map]    
Lacey Spring   [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 Fishback 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 Fishback Family Cemetery.

Bridgewater   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery
 
Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery
 
Elkton   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery
 
Grottoes   [Map]
 - Located in Augusta County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery
 
Mount Crawford   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Fishback Family 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 - 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 Fishback 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    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Amherst County:     Cyndi's
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Augusta County:     Cyndi's
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Bath County:     Cyndi's
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Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
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Fluvanna County:     Cyndi's
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Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Harrisonburg City:     Cyndi's
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Highland County:     Cyndi's
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Louisa County:     Cyndi's
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Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Page County:     Cyndi's
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Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Shenandoah County:     Cyndi's
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Staunton City:     Cyndi's
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro County:          
Grant County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Hardy County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mineral County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Pendleton County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Pocahontas County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Randolph County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Tucker County (WV):     Cyndi's
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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 62 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Fishback Family 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 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Anderson Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Arey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Bank Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Beth-El Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Blosser Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Byerly Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Byrd Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Byrd Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cedar Grove UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Click Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Clover Hill UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Cooks Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Cromer Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cross Keys Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Croushorn Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

DeVier Family Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

DeVier Family Cemetery #2   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Dry River Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Early Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Eastlawn Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Friedens UCC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

George Wine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Good Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Hernsberger / Wynant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mabel Memorial Presbyterian Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mt. Crawford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Church Of The Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Mt. Sinai UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

New Hope UCC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Newton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Newtown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Northern Methodist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Oak Grove Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Oak Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Old Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Ottobine UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Peak Pentecostal Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Peter Paul Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Pike Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Pirkey Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Pleasant View Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Rest Haven Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Riverdale Old Order Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Robert Farley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Rockingham County Alms House Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

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

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

St. Michael's Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Spring Creek Community Christian Fellowship Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Spring Creek Negro Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Thomas Family Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Weavers Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Webster Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Whitesels United Brethren Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Wine Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Harrisonburg City

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family Cemetery

Woodbine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fishback Family 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>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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Fishback Family Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4122, Longitude: -78.9461     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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