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(Hardy County, West Virginia)


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The location of Cedar Hill Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Cedar Hill Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Cedar Hill Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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The Location of the Cedar Hill Cemetery...

The Cedar Hill Cemetery is located in Hardy County. The county seat for Hardy County is located in Moorefield.

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

Lat:   38.8893°   (38° 53' 21")

Lon:   -78.8592°   (-78° 51' 33")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Cedar Hill Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Cedar Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hardy County.

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

Broadway   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Edinburg   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Lost City   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Luray   [Map]
 - Located in Page County (VA)
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Moorefield   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
New Market   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Wardensville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Woodstock   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Burlington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mineral County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Caplinger Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #159169<4>
 
Christ Church Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Corbin Snyder Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 
Crab Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Fitzwater Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Heltsley Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Martin Luther Lutheran Church Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Clifton Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Hermon Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Moyers Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
New Dale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Perry Moyers Memorial Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Powder Springs Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Runion Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
St. Lukes Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Solomons Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Stoney Creek Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Shenandoah County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery
 
Whitmer Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Rockingham County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Arthur   [Map]Edinburg (VA)   [Map]Petersburg   [Map]
Baker   [Map]Fulks Run (VA)   [Map]Plains Mill (VA)   [Map]
Basye-Bryce Mountain (VA)   [Map]Lost City   [Map]Singers Glen (VA)   [Map]
Broadway (VA)   [Map]Mayland (VA)   [Map]Timberville (VA)   [Map]
Brushy Run   [Map]Moorefield   [Map]Toms Brook (VA)   [Map]
Columbia Furnace (VA)   [Map]Mount Jackson (VA)   [Map]Turleytown (VA)   [Map]
Cootes Store (VA)   [Map]New Market (VA)   [Map]Wardensville   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Cedar Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Hardy County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allegany County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garrett County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Albemarle County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Augusta County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Culpeper County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fauquier County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Frederick County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrisonburg City (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Highland County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Page County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rappahannock County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockbridge County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rockingham County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shenandoah County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Winchester City (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Berkeley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampshire County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mineral County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pendleton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Preston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tucker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cedar Hill 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 Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1550663   (Name of Record: Cedar Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hardy
Lat: 38.889278     Lon: -78.8591905   [Map]
Elev: 472         Map Name: Lost City

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8893, Longitude: -78.8592     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cedar Hill Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . 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.

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<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.

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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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