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The location of Phillips Cemetery









A visit to the Phillips Cemetery ...

The location of the Phillips 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 five sections:

The Location of the Phillips Cemetery ...

The Phillips Cemetery is located in Pike County. The county seat for Pike County is located in Pikeville.

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

Lat:   37.4914°   (37° 29' 29")

Lon:   -82.1481°   (-82° 8' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 57 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Phillips Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Bevins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2479493<3>
 
Billy Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Blankenship Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Chafin Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Childress Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Childress Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Cline Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Daniels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Edgarton Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Phillips Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2399800
 
Flanary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #73949
 
Fletcher Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Good Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hackney Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hunt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hurley Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Hurley Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Italy Hollow Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Jerry Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Julius Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Justice Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Justice Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Matney Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Matthew Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Meador Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Mountain View Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Mounts Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1975492
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Ramey Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Rife Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Rife Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Shortridge Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County (VA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Simkins Family Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Stafford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mingo County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Stump Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Phillips Cemetery
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Phillips Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Phillips Cemetery.

Belfry   [Map]     McCarr   [Map]    
Blackberry City (WV)   [Map]     McVeigh   [Map]    
Canada   [Map]     Mouthcard   [Map]    
Fedscreek   [Map]     Musick (WV)   [Map]    
Forest Hills   [Map]     Phelps   [Map]    
Freeburn   [Map]     Phyllis   [Map]    
Hardy   [Map]     Pinsonfork   [Map]    
Huddy   [Map]     Ransom   [Map]    
Kelsa (VA)   [Map]     Red Jacket (WV)   [Map]    
Kimper   [Map]     Stone   [Map]    
Lick Creek   [Map]     Stopover   [Map]    
Majestic   [Map]     Wharncliffe (WV)   [Map]    
Matewan (WV)   [Map]     Wyoming City (WV)   [Map]    
McAndrews   [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 like to start 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 all and free to view - you should note 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 Phillips Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Kentucky:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pike County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Floyd County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
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Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Knott County:     Cyndi's
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Knox County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Letcher County:     Cyndi's
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Magoffin County:     Cyndi's
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Martin County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Russell County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Scott County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Smyth County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Tazewell County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Wise County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Wythe County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Boone County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Logan County (WV):     Cyndi's
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McDowell County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mercer County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mingo County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Raleigh County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wayne County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wyoming County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Kentucky:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Phillips 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 Phillips Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2336969   (Name of Record: Phillips Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pike
Lat: 37.4914444     Lon: -82.1480912   [Map]
Elev: 345         Map Name: Jamboree

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Kentucky

About Pike County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Phillips Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4914, Longitude: -82.1481     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Phillips 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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