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(Hanover County, Virginia)


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Profile for the Wickham Family Cemetery ...

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 five sections:

The Location of the Wickham Family Cemetery...

The Wickham Family Cemetery is located in Hanover County.

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

Lat:   37.7732°   (37° 46' 23")

Lon:   -77.4119°   (-77° 24' 42")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Wickham Family Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hanover County.

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

Ashland   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Glen Allen   [Map]
 - Located in Henrico County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Richmond   [Map]
 - Located in Richmond City
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Wickham Family Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Wickham Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abraham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Caroline County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Caroline County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Cool Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Lewiston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Luther Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in King William County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Signal Hill Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Winns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery
 
Woodland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wickham Family Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Wickham Family Cemetery.

Ashland   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Montrose Heights   [Map]
Beaverdam   [Map]Heckler Village   [Map]Montrose   [Map]
Bon Air   [Map]Highland Springs   [Map]Richmond   [Map]
Chamberlayne   [Map]Lakeside   [Map]Ruther Glen   [Map]
Chippenham Village   [Map]Laurel Village   [Map]Short Pump   [Map]
DeJarnette   [Map]Laurel   [Map]Tuck Fork   [Map]
Dumbarton   [Map]Mechanicsville   [Map]Tuckahoe Village   [Map]
East Highland Park   [Map]Montpelier   [Map]Tuckahoe   [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 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 Wickham Family Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hanover County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Charles County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Mary's County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Amelia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Buckingham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caroline County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Charles City County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chesterfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Culpeper 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    
Essex County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fauquier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Fluvanna County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fredericksburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Goochland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henrico County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hopewell City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
James City County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
King and Queen County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
King George County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
King William County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lancaster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Louisa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Middlesex County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
New Kent County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Northumberland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nottoway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Petersburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Powhatan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince George County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Richmond City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Richmond County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spotsylvania County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stafford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Surry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Westmoreland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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About Hanover County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hanover County: www.co.hanover.va.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Wickham Family Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7732, Longitude: -77.4119     [Map].

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