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Our Genealogy Helper for Cumnor ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Cumnor (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Cumnor. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Cumnor is located in King and Queen County.

To see how the shape of Virginia's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of King and Queen County: Caroline, Essex, Gloucester, James City, King William, Middlesex & New Kent.

Below are the counties that are near Cumnor. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Cumnor:

  • King and Queen County     (The home county of Cumnor)
    • Crouch [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crouch
      • Crouch [King and Queen County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crouch
    • Walkerton [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkerton
      • Walkerton [King and Queen County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkerton
    • Cauthornville [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cauthornville
      • Cauthornville [King and Queen County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cauthornville
    • Mattaponi [King and Queen County]
    • Plain View [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plain View
      • Plain View [King and Queen County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plain View have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plain View
  • Caroline County
    • Sparta [Caroline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
      • Sparta [Caroline County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • DeJarnette [Caroline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for DeJarnette
      • DeJarnette [Caroline County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on DeJarnette
    • Bowling Green [Caroline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowling Green
      • Bowling Green [Caroline County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,182 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowling Green have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowling Green
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowling Green<2>
    • Ruther Glen [Caroline County]
    • Port Royal [Caroline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Royal
      • Port Royal [Caroline County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<2>
  • Charles City County
    • Ruthville [Charles City County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruthville
      • Ruthville [Charles City County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruthville
    • Charles City [Charles City County]
    • Kimages [Charles City County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimages
      • Kimages [Charles City County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kimages have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimages
  • Chesterfield County
  • Essex County
    • Millers Tavern [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millers Tavern
      • Millers Tavern [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millers Tavern
    • Dunnsville [Essex County]
    • Bowlers Wharf [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowlers Wharf
      • Bowlers Wharf [Essex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowlers Wharf
    • Tappahannock [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tappahannock
      • Tappahannock [Essex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,400 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tappahannock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tappahannock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tappahannock<2>
    • Beazley [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beazley
      • Beazley [Essex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beazley
    • Lloyds [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lloyds
      • Lloyds [Essex County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lloyds have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lloyds
    • Layton [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Layton
      • Layton [Essex County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Layton
  • Gloucester County
    • Glenns [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenns
      • Glenns [Gloucester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenns
    • Adner [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adner
      • Adner [Gloucester County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adner
    • Ark [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ark
      • Ark [Gloucester County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ark
    • Gloucester Courthouse [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester Courthouse
      • Gloucester Courthouse [Gloucester County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gloucester Courthouse have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester Courthouse
    • North [Gloucester County]
    • York View [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York View
      • York View [Gloucester County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York View
    • Ordinary [Gloucester County]
    • Gloucester Point [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester Point
      • Gloucester Point [Gloucester County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gloucester Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gloucester Point<2>
  • Hanover County
    • Westwood [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westwood
      • Westwood [Hanover County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westwood
    • Hanover [Hanover County]
    • Mechanicsville [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsville
      • Mechanicsville [Hanover County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsville<2>
    • Atlee Station [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlee Station
      • Atlee Station [Hanover County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlee Station
    • Ashland [Hanover County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
      • Ashland [Hanover County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,908 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<2>
  • Henrico County
    • Windsor [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor [Henrico County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Currituck Farms [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Currituck Farms
      • Currituck Farms [Henrico County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Currituck Farms have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Currituck Farms
    • Green Meadows [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Meadows
      • Green Meadows [Henrico County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Meadows
    • Elko [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elko
      • Elko [Henrico County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elko
    • Glendale [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendale
      • Glendale [Henrico County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendale
    • Highland Springs [Henrico County]
    • Lee Park [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lee Park
      • Lee Park [Henrico County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee Park
    • Sandston [Henrico County]
    • Fort Lee [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Lee
      • Fort Lee [Henrico County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Lee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Lee
    • Heckler Village [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heckler Village
      • Heckler Village [Henrico County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heckler Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heckler Village
    • Turner Woods [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turner Woods
      • Turner Woods [Henrico County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turner Woods
    • Chamberlayne [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlayne
      • Chamberlayne [Henrico County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlayne
    • East Highland Park [Henrico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Highland Park
      • East Highland Park [Henrico County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Highland Park
  • Hopewell City
    • Hopewell [Hopewell City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell
      • Hopewell [Hopewell City] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,375 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell<2>
  • James City County
  • King William County
    • Romancoke [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romancoke
      • Romancoke [King William County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romancoke
    • Rumford [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rumford
      • Rumford [King William County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rumford have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rumford
    • West Point [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Point
      • West Point [King William County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,310 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<2>
    • Tuck Fork [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuck Fork
      • Tuck Fork [King William County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuck Fork
  • Lancaster County
    • Monaskon [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monaskon
      • Monaskon [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monaskon
    • Griffins Landing [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffins Landing
      • Griffins Landing [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffins Landing
    • Ottoman [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottoman
      • Ottoman [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottoman
    • Alfonso [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alfonso
      • Alfonso [Lancaster County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alfonso
    • Richtown [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richtown
      • Richtown [Lancaster County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richtown
    • Weems [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weems
      • Weems [Lancaster County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weems
    • Irvington [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvington
      • Irvington [Lancaster County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 398 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irvington have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvington<2>
    • Lankford Corner [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lankford Corner
      • Lankford Corner [Lancaster County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lankford Corner
    • Kilmarnock [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmarnock
      • Kilmarnock [Lancaster County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,400 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kilmarnock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilmarnock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kilmarnock<2>
    • White Stone [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Stone
      • White Stone [Lancaster County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 331 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Stone have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Stone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Stone<2>
  • Mathews County
  • Middlesex County
    • Nesting [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nesting
      • Nesting [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nesting have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nesting
    • Remlik [Middlesex County]
    • Urbanna [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urbanna
      • Urbanna [Middlesex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urbanna have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urbanna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urbanna<2>
    • Saluda [Middlesex County]
    • Locust Hill [Middlesex County]
    • Harmony Village [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony Village
      • Harmony Village [Middlesex County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony Village have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony Village
    • Grafton [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Middlesex County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton
    • Hartfield [Middlesex County]
  • New Kent County
    • Plum Point [New Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum Point
      • Plum Point [New Kent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum Point
    • New Kent [New Kent County]
  • Northumberland County
    • Lara [Northumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lara
      • Lara [Northumberland County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lara
    • Heathsville [Northumberland County]
    • Remo [Northumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Remo
      • Remo [Northumberland County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Remo
    • Blackwells [Northumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackwells
      • Blackwells [Northumberland County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackwells have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackwells
    • Reedville [Northumberland County]
    • Ophelia [Northumberland County]
  • Richmond City
    • Richmond [Richmond City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
      • Richmond [Richmond City] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 232,226 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<2>
  • Richmond County
    • Simons Corner [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simons Corner
      • Simons Corner [Richmond County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simons Corner
    • Simonson [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simonson
      • Simonson [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simonson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simonson
    • Downings [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Downings
      • Downings [Richmond County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downings
    • Warsaw [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warsaw
      • Warsaw [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warsaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<2>
    • Farnham [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farnham
      • Farnham [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farnham
    • Tallent Town [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallent Town
      • Tallent Town [Richmond County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tallent Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallent Town
    • Rich Neck [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rich Neck
      • Rich Neck [Richmond County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rich Neck
  • Surry County
    • Claremont [Surry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Claremont
      • Claremont [Surry County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 335 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claremont have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claremont
    • Surry [Surry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surry
      • Surry [Surry County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 215 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surry have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surry<2>
  • Westmoreland County
    • Nomini Grove [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nomini Grove
      • Nomini Grove [Westmoreland County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nomini Grove
    • Montross [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montross
      • Montross [Westmoreland County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 392 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montross
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montross<2>
    • Griffiths Corner [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffiths Corner
      • Griffiths Corner [Westmoreland County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffiths Corner
    • Machodoc [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Machodoc
      • Machodoc [Westmoreland County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machodoc
    • Tucker Hill [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucker Hill
      • Tucker Hill [Westmoreland County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucker Hill
    • Bryant Town [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bryant Town
      • Bryant Town [Westmoreland County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryant Town have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryant Town
    • Potomac Mills [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potomac Mills
      • Potomac Mills [Westmoreland County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potomac Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potomac Mills
    • Oak Grove [Westmoreland County]
    • Colonial Beach [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Beach
      • Colonial Beach [Westmoreland County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,645 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Beach<2>
  • Williamsburg City
    • Williamsburg [Williamsburg City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Williamsburg City] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,259 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<2>
  • York County
    • Barlows Corner [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barlows Corner
      • Barlows Corner [York County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barlows Corner
    • Yorktown [York County]
  • Charles County (MD)
    • Cobb Island [Charles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cobb Island
      • Cobb Island [Charles County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cobb Island have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cobb Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cobb Island<2>
  • Saint Mary's County (MD)
    • Coltons Point [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coltons Point
      • Coltons Point [Saint Mary's County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coltons Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coltons Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coltons Point<2>
    • Piney Point [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piney Point
      • Piney Point [Saint Mary's County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piney Point have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piney Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piney Point<2>
    • Tall Timbers [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tall Timbers
      • Tall Timbers [Saint Mary's County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tall Timbers have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tall Timbers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tall Timbers<2>
    • Abell [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abell
      • Abell [Saint Mary's County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Abell have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abell<2>
    • Avenue [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avenue
      • Avenue [Saint Mary's County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avenue have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avenue
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avenue<2>
    • Scotland [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotland
      • Scotland [Saint Mary's County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scotland<2>
    • Drayden [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drayden
      • Drayden [Saint Mary's County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drayden have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drayden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drayden<2>
    • Ridge [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridge
      • Ridge [Saint Mary's County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridge<2>
    • Bushwood [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bushwood
      • Bushwood [Saint Mary's County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bushwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bushwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bushwood<2>
    • Callaway [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Callaway
      • Callaway [Saint Mary's County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callaway have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callaway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Callaway<2>
    • Saint Marys City [Saint Mary's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys City
      • Saint Marys City [Saint Mary's County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys City<2>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Cumnor, see our County-by-County Page for Cumnor.

Newspapers Published in Cumnor ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 14 newspapers that have been published in the area around Cumnor.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Cumnor, there are papers which were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Cumnor.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Cumnor:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Maryland
    • Stories from Virginia

Cemeteries Near Cumnor ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Cumnor.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Cumnor covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Exol Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Exol Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Exol Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The Exol Cemetery is located 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the west of Crouch.
    • Exol Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Exol Baptist Church Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exol Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50179<4>
  • Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
  • Smyrna Christian Church Cemetery
  • Bruington Baptist Church Cemetery
  • St. James Presbyterian Church Cemetery
  • Jerusalem Christian Church Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Bethany Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bethany Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bethany Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bethany Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethany Cemetery
    • Trinity UMC Cemetery
    • Glebe Landing Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Glebe Landing Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Glebe Landing Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Glebe Landing Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glebe Landing Cemetery
    • Taylor Brizendine Cemetery
    • Union Shiloh Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Shiloh Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Shiloh Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Union Shiloh Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Shiloh Cemetery
    • Rappahannock Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rappahannock Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rappahannock Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Rappahannock Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rappahannock Cemetery
    • Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery
      • The Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery is located less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Dunnsville.More precisely, Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery
    • Sweet Hall Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sweet Hall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sweet Hall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sweet Hall Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweet Hall Cemetery
    • Bethel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bethel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bethel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bethel Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Cumnor had a population of 39 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Cumnor, with the one closest to Cumnor listed first.

  • Cumnor [King and Queen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumnor
    • Cumnor [King and Queen County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 39 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Cumnor had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumnor
  • Stevensville [King and Queen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stevensville
    • Stevensville [King and Queen County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the west of Cumnor
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Stevensville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stevensville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevensville
  • Mantapike [King and Queen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantapike
    • Mantapike [King and Queen County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Cumnor
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Mantapike had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantapike have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mantapike
  • Crouch [King and Queen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crouch
    • Crouch [King and Queen County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Crouch had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crouch
  • King and Queen Court House [King and Queen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King and Queen Court House
    • King and Queen Court House [King and Queen County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 38 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, King and Queen Court House had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King and Queen Court House have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on King and Queen Court House
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for King and Queen Court House<2>
  • Contra [King and Queen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Contra
    • Contra [King and Queen County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Contra had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Contra have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Contra
  • Continue List ...
    • Wakema [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wakema
      • Wakema [King William County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 14 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Wakema had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakema have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakema
    • Truhart [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Truhart
      • Truhart [King and Queen County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 8 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Truhart had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Truhart have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Truhart
    • Ino [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ino
      • Ino [King and Queen County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Cumnor
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Ino had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ino have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ino
    • Bestland [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bestland
      • Bestland [Essex County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 48 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bestland had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bestland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bestland
    • Powcan [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powcan
      • Powcan [King and Queen County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 12 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Powcan had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powcan have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powcan
    • Dragonville [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dragonville
      • Dragonville [King and Queen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Dragonville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dragonville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dragonville
    • Upright [Essex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upright
      • Upright [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Upright had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upright have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upright
    • Bruington [King and Queen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruington
      • Bruington [King and Queen County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 13 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bruington had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruington have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruington
    • King William [King William County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King William
      • King William [King William County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Cumnor
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 74 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, King William had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King William have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on King William
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for King William<2>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Cumnor. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cumnor.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Cumnor ...

While our initial data about Cumnor came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Cumnor in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Cumnor.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

Note for Cumnor:
Services available in 1895: no Railroad mentioned

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Cumnor. See our Misc Page for Cumnor for more information.

Find a Community located in Virginia

About King and Queen County

About Virginia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cumnor. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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 from Point A (ie- Cumnor) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cumnor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CumnorOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cumnor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7249, Longitude: -76.8833    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>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.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Cumnor, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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