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The location of Sacred Heart Cemetery









A visit to the Sacred Heart Cemetery ...

The location of the Sacred Heart 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery ...

The Sacred Heart Cemetery is located in Prince George County.

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

Lat:   37.1871°   (37° 11' 13")

Lon:   -77.3258°   (-77° 19' 32")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Sacred Heart Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Appomattox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1492175<3>
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Blandford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Petersburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49478
 
Centerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
City Point National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Dinwiddie Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Dinwiddie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Ettrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Garys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Harrison Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Little Church Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Petersburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Loving Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Merchants Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Mt. Sinai Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Poplar Grove National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dinwiddie County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
St. Anns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dinwiddie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Petersburg City
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Smiths Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dinwiddie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Southlawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Union Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]     Colonial Heights   [Map]    
Bellwood   [Map]     Ettrick   [Map]    
Bensley Village   [Map]     Garysville   [Map]    
Bensley   [Map]     Grant Village   [Map]    
Beulah Village   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Bollinger Estates   [Map]     Maitland Village   [Map]    
Braebrook Village   [Map]     Matoaca   [Map]    
Charles City   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Ruthville   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Stony Creek   [Map]    
Chesterfield Court House   [Map]     Walmsley Village   [Map]    
Claremont   [Map]     Waverly   [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 Sacred Heart Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Prince George County.

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

Charles City   [Map]
 - Located in Charles City County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Chester   [Map]
 - Located in Chesterfield County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Claremont   [Map]
 - Located in Surry County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Hopewell   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Petersburg City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Sacred Heart Cemetery
 
Waverly   [Map]
 - Located in Sussex County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Sacred Heart 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 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 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Prince George County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Northampton County (NC):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amelia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Brunswick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caroline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Charles City County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chesterfield County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cumberland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dinwiddie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Emporia City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Essex County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gloucester County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Goochland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greensville County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hanover County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Henrico County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hopewell City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Isle of Wight County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
James City County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
King and Queen County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
King William County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lunenburg County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mecklenburg County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Middlesex County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
New Kent County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Newport News City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Nottoway County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Petersburg City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Powhatan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Richmond City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Richmond County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Southampton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Suffolk City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Surry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sussex County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Williamsburg City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
York County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Sacred Heart 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1739940   (Name of Record: Sacred Heart Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Prince George
Lat: 37.1870941     Lon: -77.3258117   [Map]
Elev: 45         Map Name: Prince George

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Prince George County: www.princegeorgeva.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' 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 Sacred Heart Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1871, Longitude: -77.3258     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Sacred Heart Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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