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A visit to the Hale Cemetery ...

The location of the Hale 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 Hale Cemetery ...

The Hale Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Rocky Mount. Rocky Mount lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northeast of the Hale Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.8932°   (36° 53' 35")

Lon:   -80.0742°   (-80° 4' 27")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Hale Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]     Patrick Springs   [Map]    
Bent Mountain   [Map]     Pilot   [Map]    
Boones Mill   [Map]     Pizarro   [Map]    
Collinsville   [Map]     Poff   [Map]    
Ferrum   [Map]     Reed Creek Village   [Map]    
Fieldale   [Map]     Rocky Mount   [Map]    
Floyd   [Map]     Simpsons   [Map]    
Henry   [Map]     Stanleytown   [Map]    
Horse Pasture   [Map]     Terrys Fork   [Map]    
Martinsville   [Map]     Villa Heights   [Map]    
Oak Level   [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 Hale 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 Hale Cemetery.

Bassett   [Map]
 - Located in Henry County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hale Cemetery
 
Ferrum   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hale Cemetery
 
Floyd   [Map]
 - Located in Floyd County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Hale Cemetery
 
Martinsville   [Map]
 - Located in Martinsville City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Hale Cemetery
 
Rocky Mount   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Hale Cemetery
 
Stuart   [Map]
 - Located in Patrick County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hale Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 Hale 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    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Caswell County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Forsyth County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Guilford County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Lenoir County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Rockingham County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Stokes County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Surry County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Yadkin County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Bedford City:     Cyndi's
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Bedford County:     Cyndi's
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Botetourt County:     Cyndi's
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Campbell County:     Cyndi's
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Craig County:     Cyndi's
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Danville City:     Cyndi's
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Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Galax City:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Henry County:     Cyndi's
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Martinsville City:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Patrick County:     Cyndi's
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Pittsylvania County:     Cyndi's
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Pulaski County:     Cyndi's
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Radford City:     Cyndi's
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Roanoke City:     Cyndi's
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Roanoke County:     Cyndi's
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Salem City:     Cyndi's
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Southampton County:     Cyndi's
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Wythe County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Franklin County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Franklin 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 90 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hale Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hale Cemetery

Adkins - Stone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hale Cemetery

Agee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Akers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Angle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bowles - Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hale Cemetery

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brogan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bryant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burnett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east (E) of the Hale Cemetery

Carn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Hale Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Hale Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Hale Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Hale Cemetery

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dehart - Jones - Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hale Cemetery

Endicott Community Cemetery   [Map]

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

Feazell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Hale Cemetery

Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hale Cemetery

Foster Cemetery   [Map]

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

Goode Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hale Cemetery

Guilliams Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gusler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Helms Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Holly Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hale Cemetery

Huff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hurt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hale Cemetery

Hurt - Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Hale Cemetery

Hurt - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hale Cemetery

Ingram Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ingram Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hale Cemetery

Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hale Cemetery

Lipscomb - Thornton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lovell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Hale Cemetery

McAlexander Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hale Cemetery

McGhee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meadors - James Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meadors - Sloan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hale Cemetery

Midkiff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mill Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Moran Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Cassell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins - East Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nolen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nolen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hale Cemetery

Phoebe Needles Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pig River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Piney River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Prillaman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Hale Cemetery

Prilliman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hale Cemetery

Radley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rakes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Hale Cemetery

Rakes - Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hale Cemetery

Ramsey - Stanley - King Cemetery   [Map]

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

Randolph Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hale Cemetery

Ratcliff - Whitlow - Young Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Hale Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Rock Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ross Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hale Cemetery

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hale Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Saunders Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hale Cemetery

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Southampton County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Hale Cemetery

Shively Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Hale Cemetery

Shively Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sigmon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hale Cemetery

Sloan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Spencer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Hale Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Hale Cemetery

Stone - Bondurant - Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hale Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Town Creek Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Hale Cemetery

Turner - Hickman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Hale Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Webb - Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Whorley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Hale Cemetery

Young Cemetery   [Map]

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

Young Cemetery   [Map]

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

Young Cemetery   [Map]

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

Young Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Hale 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 Hale Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1791167   (Name of Record: Hale Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 36.8931925     Lon: -80.0742076   [Map]
Elev: 420         Map Name: Ferrum

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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 Hale Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8932, Longitude: -80.0742     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hale Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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