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(Charlotte County, Virginia)


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The location of Mt. Lyle Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Mt. Lyle Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Lyle 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery...

The Mt. Lyle Cemetery is located in Charlotte County. The county seat for Charlotte County is located in Charlotte Court House.

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

Lat:   37.2101°   (37° 12' 36")

Lon:   -78.6922°   (-78° 41' 31")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mt. Lyle 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 Mt. Lyle Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Charlotte County.

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

Appomattox   [Map]
 - Located in Appomattox County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Brookneal   [Map]
 - Located in Campbell County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Burkeville   [Map]
 - Located in Nottoway County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Charlotte Court House   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Dillwyn   [Map]
 - Located in Buckingham County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Drakes Branch   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Farmville   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Hampden - Sydney   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Lynchburg   [Map]
 - Located in Lynchburg City
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Rustburg   [Map]
 - Located in Campbell County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Victoria   [Map]
 - Located in Lunenburg County
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethpeor Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Bethpeor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Buffalo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Appomattox County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Gillispie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Oaks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
St. Ann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Sulphur Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Prince Edward County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery
 
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mt. Lyle Cemetery.

Abilene   [Map]Charlotte Court House   [Map]Hampden - Sydney   [Map]
Appomattox   [Map]Concord   [Map]Keysville   [Map]
Beckham   [Map]Darlington Heights   [Map]Pamplin City   [Map]
Blake Village   [Map]Drakes Branch   [Map]Phenix   [Map]
Brookneal   [Map]Farmville   [Map]Rustburg   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Mt. Lyle Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Charlotte County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Granville County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Person County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Albemarle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Amelia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Amherst County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Appomattox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Brunswick County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buckingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Campbell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dinwiddie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Halifax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lunenburg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lynchburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Lynchburg County:              
Mecklenburg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nelson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nottoway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pittsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Powhatan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince Edward County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Charlotte County
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 Mt. Lyle 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 Mt. Lyle Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1470930   (Name of Record: Mount Lyle Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Charlotte
Lat: 37.2101479     Lon: -78.692227   [Map]
Elev: 209         Map Name: Madisonville

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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: 37.2101, Longitude: -78.6922     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Lyle Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mt. Lyle 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 stretches from . 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.

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