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The location of Grindstaff Cemetery









A visit to the Grindstaff Cemetery ...

The location of the Grindstaff Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<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 six sections:

The Location of the Grindstaff Cemetery ...

The Grindstaff Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Rocky Mount.

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

Lat:   36.8640°   (36° 51' 50")

Lon:   -79.7711°   (-79° 46' 15")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Grindstaff Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 133 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Grindstaff Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Allman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Altice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Anderson - Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Anderson - Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Anderson - Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Arrington - Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Beach - Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Bernard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Blackwell - Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Boones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Bousman - Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Brown - Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Burell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Carver Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Cool Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Cooper - Hutcherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
David Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Davis - Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Dudley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Dudley - Tyree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Eames Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Eggleston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
English Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
English - Tyree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Forest Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Fralin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gardner - Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Gregory - Greer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hall - Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hicks - Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hodges - English Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hodges - Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Holcomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hundley - Beckner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Jamison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Jamison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Jefferson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Lavinder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Lavinder - Garvin - Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Law - Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Lovell - Tyree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Lovell - Yeatts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Martin - Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Matley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
McGuire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Mitchell - Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Muse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Oakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Parcell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Parcell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Parcell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Pinckard - Tyree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Potter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Robertson - Bowles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Robertson - Hoel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Sink Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2563853<4>
 
Smith - Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Truevine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Tyree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Tyree - Gray - Hickman - Washington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Tyree - Houston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Tyree - Turner - Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wade - Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Walker - Rigney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wilson - Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wilson - Woods - Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wimmer - Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wingfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Woody - Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Wyatt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Zeigler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Grindstaff Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Grindstaff Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]     Oak Level   [Map]    
Chatmoss   [Map]     Penhook   [Map]    
Collinsville   [Map]     Pittsville   [Map]    
Ferrum   [Map]     Reed Creek Village   [Map]    
Fieldale   [Map]     Rocky Mount   [Map]    
Henry   [Map]     Stanleytown   [Map]    
Laprades Mill   [Map]     Union Hall   [Map]    
Laurel Park   [Map]     Villa Heights   [Map]    
Martinsville   [Map]     Westlake Corner   [Map]    
North Shore   [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 Grindstaff Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Grindstaff Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Chatham   [Map]
 - Located in Pittsylvania County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Ferrum   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Martinsville   [Map]
 - Located in Martinsville City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grindstaff Cemetery
 
Sandy Level   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Grindstaff Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 Grindstaff Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Grindstaff 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 Grindstaff Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1791544   (Name of Record: Grindstaff Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 36.8640282     Lon: -79.771144   [Map]
Elev: 325         Map Name: Snow Creek

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The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincountyva.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Grindstaff Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8640, Longitude: -79.7711     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Grindstaff Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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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<4>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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