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The location of Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery









A visit to the Fountain Grove Baptist 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.

This page contains five sections:

The Location of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery ...

The Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery is located in Greensville County. The county seat for Greensville County is located in Emporia.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

Lat:   36.5733°   (36° 34' 23")

Lon:   -77.3880°   (-77° 23' 16")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beechwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Capron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Cottage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Emporia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Emporia City
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Falling Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Galilee Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2159711<2>
 
Gray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Greensville Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50458
 
Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery (NC)   [Map]
 - Located in Northampton County (NC)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Pleasant Plain Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Thomas Cemetery (NC)   [Map]
 - Located in Northampton County (NC)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Tucker - Murfee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Wyche Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Adams Grove   [Map]     Little Texas   [Map]    
Boykins   [Map]     Margarettsville (NC)   [Map]    
Branchville   [Map]     Newsoms   [Map]    
Capron   [Map]     Pendleton (NC)   [Map]    
Conway (NC)   [Map]     Pleasant Hill (NC)   [Map]    
Drewryville   [Map]     Potecasi (NC)   [Map]    
Emporia   [Map]     Roanoke Rapids (NC)   [Map]    
Garysburg (NC)   [Map]     Seaboard (NC)   [Map]    
Gaston (NC)   [Map]     Severn (NC)   [Map]    
Grizzard   [Map]     Shiloh   [Map]    
Henry   [Map]     South Weldon (NC)   [Map]    
Jackson (NC)   [Map]     Vincent Grove   [Map]    
Joyner   [Map]     Weldon (NC)   [Map]    
Koskoo   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Lasker (NC)   [Map]     Worrell   [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 Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greensville County.

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

Boykins   [Map]
 - Located in Southampton County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Emporia   [Map]
 - Located in Emporia City
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Jackson   [Map]
 - Located in Northampton County (NC)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Lasker   [Map]
 - Located in Northampton County (NC)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Potecasi   [Map]
 - Located in Northampton County (NC)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Roanoke Rapids   [Map]
 - Located in Halifax County (NC)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
 
Weldon   [Map]
 - Located in Halifax County (NC)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fountain Grove Baptist Church 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 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 Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greensville County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bertie County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chowan County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Edgecombe County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gates County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Halifax County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hertford County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Martin County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nash County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Northampton County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Perquimans County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Amelia County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Brunswick County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dinwiddie County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Emporia City:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Franklin City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hopewell City:     Cyndi's
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Isle of Wight County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lunenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mecklenburg County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Nottoway County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Petersburg City:     Cyndi's
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Prince George County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Southampton County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Suffolk City:     Cyndi's
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Surry County:     Cyndi's
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Sussex County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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About Greensville County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Greensville County: www.greensvillecountyva.gov/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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 Fountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5733, Longitude: -77.3880     [Map].

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<2>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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<3>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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