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The location of Jonathan Tosh Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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The Location of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery...

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

Lat:   37.3179°   (37° 19' 4")

Lon:   -79.9856°   (-79° 59' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in .

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

Buchanan   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Fincastle   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
New Castle   [Map]
 - Located in Craig County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Roanoke   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in .

Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Cain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Cedar Lawn Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Church Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Cocke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
East Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Emanuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Evergreen Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50174<4>
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Hackett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
James E Day Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Loury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Memorial Bridge Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Obenchain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Old Dominion Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Old Lick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Peters Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Richard Carver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Riley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Ruddell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
St. Andrews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Sherwood Burial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Salem City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #728583
 
Springwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Tombstone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery
 
Williams Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Roanoke City
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery.

Abbott   [Map]Daleville   [Map]Runaway Village   [Map]
Apple Tree Village   [Map]Garden City   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Blue Ridge   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Sunset Village   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Laymantown   [Map]Troutville   [Map]
Cave Spring   [Map]Montgomery Village   [Map]Vinton   [Map]
Cloverdale   [Map]Roanoke   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Jonathan Tosh Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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 Jonathan Tosh 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 Jonathan Tosh Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1707120   (Name of Record: Jonathan Tosh Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roanoke (city)
Lat: 37.317913     Lon: -79.9855951   [Map]
Elev: 334         Map Name: Roanoke

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3179, Longitude: -79.9856     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jonathan Tosh Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Jonathan Tosh Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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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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