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A visit to the Boone Cemetery ...

The location of the Boone 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. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Boone Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Boone Cemetery

The Boone Cemetery is located in Robeson County<2>.

The county seat for Robeson County is located in Lumberton. Lumberton lies just to the southeast of the Boone Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Boone Cemetery

Lat:   34.6635°   (34° 39' 48")

Lon:   -79.0509°   (-79° 3' 3")

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

Websites to help with your research ...

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

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Boone Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Boone Cemetery.

  • Alfordsville [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alfordsville
    • Alfordsville [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Boone Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alfordsville
  • Allenton [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allenton
    • Allenton [Robeson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Boone Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allenton
  • Barker Ten Mile [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barker Ten Mile
    • Barker Ten Mile [Robeson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Boone Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barker Ten Mile have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barker Ten Mile
  • Bladenboro [Bladen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bladenboro
    • Bladenboro [Bladen County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Boone Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,697 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bladenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladenboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladenboro<4>
  • Continue List   (24 more) ...
    • Boardman [Columbus County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boardman
      • Boardman [Columbus County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 152 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boardman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boardman
    • Butters [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butters
      • Butters [Bladen County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Boone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butters have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butters
    • Elrod [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elrod
      • Elrod [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Boone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elrod have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elrod
    • Fairmont [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
      • Fairmont [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,580 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<4>
    • Lumber Bridge [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumber Bridge
      • Lumber Bridge [Robeson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 87 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumber Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumber Bridge
    • Lumberton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberton
      • Lumberton [Robeson County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,239 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumberton<4>
    • McDonald [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McDonald
      • McDonald [Robeson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDonald
    • Orrum [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orrum
      • Orrum [Robeson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orrum have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orrum
    • Parkton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkton
      • Parkton [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkton<4>
    • Pembroke [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembroke
      • Pembroke [Robeson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,942 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<4>
    • Philadelphus [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphus
      • Philadelphus [Robeson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Boone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philadelphus have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphus
    • Proctorville [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Proctorville
      • Proctorville [Robeson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 119 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Proctorville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Proctorville
    • Prospect [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prospect
      • Prospect [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Boone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect
    • Raynham [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raynham
      • Raynham [Robeson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 68 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raynham have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raynham
    • Red Banks [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Banks
      • Red Banks [Robeson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Boone Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Banks
    • Red Springs [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Springs
      • Red Springs [Robeson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,237 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Springs<4>
    • Rennert [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rennert
      • Rennert [Robeson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rennert have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rennert
    • Rex [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rex
      • Rex [Robeson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Boone Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rex
    • Rowland [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rowland
      • Rowland [Robeson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rowland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rowland<4>
    • Rozier Siding [Robeson County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rozier Siding
      • Rozier Siding [Robeson County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Boone Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rozier Siding have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Saddletree [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saddletree
      • Saddletree [Robeson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Boone Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saddletree
    • Saint Pauls [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Pauls
      • Saint Pauls [Robeson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pauls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pauls<4>
    • Shannon [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shannon
      • Shannon [Robeson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Boone Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shannon
    • Tar Heel [Bladen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tar Heel
      • Tar Heel [Bladen County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Boone Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tar Heel have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tar Heel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tar Heel<4>

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 Boone Cemetery. The following communities are located in Robeson County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Boone Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Boone Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Robeson County.

  • Davis Cemetery [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Davis Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Davis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Davis Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Boone Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davis Cemetery
  • Elizabeth Heights Cemetery [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Elizabeth Heights Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Elizabeth Heights Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth Heights Cemetery
  • Gardens of Faith [Robeson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gardens of Faith
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gardens of Faith have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardens of Faith
  • Graham / Lowery Family Cemetery [Robeson County]
  • Continue List   (14 more) ...
    • Hollywood Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hollywood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hollywood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollywood Cemetery
    • Lewis Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lewis Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lewis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewis Cemetery
    • Lewis Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lewis Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lewis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Lewis Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Boone Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewis Cemetery
    • Locklear Family Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Locklear Family Cemetery
      • Locklear Family Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Willis Locklear Family Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locklear Family Cemetery
    • Lowry Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lowry Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lowry Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowry Cemetery
    • Maynor Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Maynor Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Maynor Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maynor Cemetery
    • McNeill Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McNeill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McNeill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McNeill Cemetery
    • Meadowbrook Cemetery [Robeson County]
    • Mt. Olive Church Cemetery [Robeson County]
    • Oxendine Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oxendine Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oxendine Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxendine Cemetery
    • Oxendine Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oxendine Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oxendine Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxendine Cemetery
    • Thomas Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Thomas Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Thomas Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Thomas Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Boone Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas Cemetery
    • Wilcox Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wilcox Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wilcox Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wilcox Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Boone Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilcox Cemetery
    • Wishart Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wishart Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wishart Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wishart Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Boone Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wishart Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Boone Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #981734  (Boone Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #981734 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Northwest Lumberton
    • County: Robeson         Elev: 46
    • Location given for GNIS #981734 (Boone Cemetery)
    • Lat: 34.663497           Lon: -79.0508661
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Robeson County: www.co.robeson.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.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>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Robeson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Boone Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6635, Longitude: -79.0509       In this case, the coordinates for the Boone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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