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The location of St. Anns Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Anns Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Anns 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 St. Anns Cemetery ...

The St. Anns Cemetery is located in Chesterfield County.

. Chesterfield lies just to the northwest of the St. Anns Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Anns Cemetery

Lat:   37.2915°   (37° 17' 29")

Lon:   -77.4214°   (-77° 25' 17")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Anns Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]     Colonial Heights   [Map]    
Bellwood   [Map]     Ettrick   [Map]    
Bensley Village   [Map]     Grant Village   [Map]    
Bensley   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Beulah Village   [Map]     Maitland Village   [Map]    
Bollinger Estates   [Map]     Matoaca   [Map]    
Braebrook Village   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Cherry Gardens   [Map]     Varina   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Walmsley Village   [Map]    
Chesterfield Court House   [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 St. Anns Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Chesterfield County.

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

Chester   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Anns Cemetery
 
Hopewell   [Map]
 - Located in Hopewell City
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East (E) of the St. Anns Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Petersburg City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the North (N) of the St. Anns 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 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 St. Anns Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Chesterfield County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Chesterfield 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Anns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Appomattox Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hopewell City

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1492175<3>

Bermuda Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Blandford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49478

Brith Achim Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2222405

Centralia Cemetery   [Map]

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

City Point National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hopewell City

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109393

Dinwiddie Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Dinwiddie County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south (S) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Eastview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1933708

Ettrick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ft. Harrison National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Gill Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west (W) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Hollywood Cemetery   [Map]

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

James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Henrico County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

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

Little Church Street Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1889373

Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Mt. Minnis Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Mt. Sinai Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Prince George County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ocran Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dinwiddie County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Old Lane Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peoples Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192025

Perdue Family Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Prince George County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Poplar Grove National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dinwiddie County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south (S) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Rod-of Sholom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192213

Sacred Heart Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Prince George County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dinwiddie County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south (S) of the St. Anns Cemetery

St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1968061

St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Prince George County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smiths Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dinwiddie County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Southlawn Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Prince George County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Sunset Memorial Park   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52348

Traylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Union Branch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west (W) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Vaughan - Eyler Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Wilkerson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Petersburg City

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Anns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1992690

Woods Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wyatt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Anns Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the St. Anns 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 St. Anns Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1473703   (Name of Record: Saint Anns Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chesterfield
Lat: 37.2915386     Lon: -77.4213722   [Map]
Elev: 28         Map Name: Chester

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chesterfield County: www.co.chesterfield.va.us/

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 'straight-line' 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 St. Anns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2915, Longitude: -77.4214     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Anns Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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