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The location of Rader Cemetery









A visit to the Rader Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Rader Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Rader Cemetery (FAG ID #227340)

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 Rader Cemetery ...

The Rader Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located in Rockingham County.

The county seat for Rockingham County is located in Harrisonburg. Harrisonburg lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Rader Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   38.6508°   (38° 39' 2")

Lon:   -78.7807°   (-78° 46' 50")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Rader Cemetery.

Basye-Bryce Mountain   [Map]     Mount Jackson   [Map]    
Broadway   [Map]     New Market   [Map]    
Cootes Store   [Map]     Plains Mill   [Map]    
Fulks Run   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Harrisonburg   [Map]     Singers Glen   [Map]    
Lacey Spring   [Map]     Stanley   [Map]    
Linville   [Map]     Timberville   [Map]    
Mayland   [Map]     Turleytown   [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 Rader Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Rockingham County.

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

Broadway   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery
 
Edinburg   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Rader Cemetery
 
Elkton   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rader Cemetery
 
Harrisonburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrisonburg City
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery
 
Luray   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Rader Cemetery
 
New Market   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the East (E) of the Rader Cemetery
 
Stanley   [Map]
 - Located in Page County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rader Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Rader Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rockingham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Albemarle County:     Cyndi's
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Augusta County:     Cyndi's
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Bath County:     Cyndi's
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Charlottesville City:     Cyndi's
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Clarke County:     Cyndi's
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Culpeper County:     Cyndi's
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Frederick County:     Cyndi's
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Greene County:     Cyndi's
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Harrisonburg City:     Cyndi's
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Highland County:     Cyndi's
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Nelson County:     Cyndi's
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Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Page County:     Cyndi's
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Rappahannock County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Shenandoah County:     Cyndi's
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Staunton City:     Cyndi's
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Warren County:     Cyndi's
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Waynesboro City:     Cyndi's
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Winchester City:     Cyndi's
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Grant County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Hampshire County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Pendleton County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Randolph County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Tucker County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Rockingham County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Rader Cemetery (FAG ID #227340)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Rockingham 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 51 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Rader Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arkton Tunker Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Ashenfelter Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Bethel Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Rader Cemetery

Bethel Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Rader Cemetery

Bethlehem UCC Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bible Way Church of God in Christ Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Billheimer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Broadway Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brunk Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Rader Cemetery

Cedar Run Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Rader Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1977476

Cherry Grove UMC Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Rader Cemetery

Concord UCC Cemetery   [Map]

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

Driver / Rife Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fairview Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fawley - Fulk Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Flat Rock Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

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

Fulk - Fawley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Grace Mennonite Fellowship Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Homan Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Kline Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Lacey Spring Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Rader Cemetery

Lincoln Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery

Linville Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Rader Cemetery

Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Rader Cemetery

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

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

Mt. Zion Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Rader Cemetery

Mountain Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Rader Cemetery

Pine Grove Church of the Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Rader Cemetery

Rhodes Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Riddle Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Runion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Rader Cemetery

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Lukes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

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

St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Rader Cemetery

St. Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Rader Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #947159

St. Paul's Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salvage Kring Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Schweigert Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2460017

Solomons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

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

Thomas Family Cemetery #2   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Rader Cemetery

Trissels Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Rader Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996018

Trout Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Trumbo Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2241375

Turley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Valley Central Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Shenandoah County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Rader Cemetery

Wampler Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Mennonite Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Rader Cemetery

Zirkle / Driver Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Rader Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Rader Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Rader Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Rader Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1806032   (Name of Record: Rader Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Rockingham
Lat: 38.6506732     Lon: -78.7808558   [Map]
Elev: 332         Map Name: Timberville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #227340

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Virginia

About Rockingham County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.va.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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 Rader Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6508, Longitude: -78.7807     [Map].
<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. 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 maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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