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A visit to the Hunter Cemetery ...

The location of the Hunter 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 Hunter Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Hunter Cemetery

The Hunter Cemetery is located in Buncombe County<2>.

The county seat for Buncombe County is located in Asheville. Asheville lies just to the north of the Hunter Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.4754°   (35° 28' 31")

Lon:   -82.5237°   (-82° 31' 25")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Hunter 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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Hunter Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Hunter Cemetery.

  • Acton [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acton
    • Acton [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Acton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acton
  • Arden [Buncombe County]
  • Asheville [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asheville
    • Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheville<4>
  • Avery Creek [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avery Creek
    • Avery Creek [Buncombe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Hunter Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avery Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avery Creek
  • Continue List   (25 more) ...
    • Azalea [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Azalea
      • Azalea [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Azalea have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Azalea
    • Balfour [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Balfour
      • Balfour [Henderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Balfour have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Balfour
    • Bent Creek [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bent Creek
      • Bent Creek [Buncombe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bent Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bent Creek
    • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biltmore Forest
      • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,431 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biltmore Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biltmore Forest
    • Cumberland Village [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland Village
      • Cumberland Village [Henderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland Village
    • Enka Village [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enka Village
      • Enka Village [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enka Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enka Village
    • Enka [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enka
      • Enka [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enka have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enka<4>
    • Fairview [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview
      • Fairview [Buncombe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairview<4>
    • Fletcher [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fletcher
      • Fletcher [Henderson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,439 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fletcher have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fletcher
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fletcher<4>
    • Gerton [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gerton
      • Gerton [Henderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gerton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gerton<4>
    • Holly Springs [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
      • Holly Springs [Henderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
    • Horse Shoe [Henderson County]
    • Mills River [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mills River
      • Mills River [Henderson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mills River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills River<4>
    • Mountain Home [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Home
      • Mountain Home [Henderson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Home have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Home
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Home<4>
    • Naples [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naples
      • Naples [Henderson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naples have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naples
    • Pinehurst [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinehurst
      • Pinehurst [Henderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinehurst have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehurst
    • Redwood Village [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwood Village
      • Redwood Village [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwood Village
    • Royal Pines [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royal Pines
      • Royal Pines [Buncombe County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Royal Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royal Pines
    • Sayles Village [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sayles Village
      • Sayles Village [Buncombe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sayles Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sayles Village
    • Shiloh [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shiloh
      • Shiloh [Buncombe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shiloh have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh
    • Skyland [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skyland
      • Skyland [Buncombe County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skyland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skyland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skyland<4>
    • Swannanoa Hills [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swannanoa Hills
      • Swannanoa Hills [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Hunter Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swannanoa Hills
    • U-No [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for U-No
      • U-No [Henderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunter Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on U-No
    • West Asheville [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Asheville
      • West Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Asheville
    • Wilson [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
      • Wilson [Buncombe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson

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 Hunter Cemetery. The following communities are located in Buncombe County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hunter Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Acton UMC Cemetery [Buncombe County]
  • Baker Cemetery [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baker Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baker Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker Cemetery
  • Calvary Churchyard Cemetery [Henderson County]
  • Cane Creek Cemetery [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cane Creek Cemetery
    • The Cane Creek Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the southeast of Fairview.Stated another way, Cane Creek Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Hunter Cemetery.
    • Cane Creek Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Fairview Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cane Creek Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #47042<5>
  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Green Hills Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Green Hills Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Green Hills Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Green Hills Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Hills Cemetery
    • Harkins Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Harkins Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Harkins Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Harkins Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harkins Cemetery
    • Jones Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jones Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Cemetery
    • Long Shoals Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Long Shoals Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Long Shoals Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Shoals Cemetery
    • Love Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Love Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Love Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Love Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Love Cemetery
    • Mill Pond Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mill Pond Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mill Pond Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mill Pond Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Pond Cemetery
    • Mills River Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mills River Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mills River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mills River Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mills River Cemetery
    • Old Academy Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Academy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Academy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Academy Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Academy Cemetery
    • Patty's Chapel Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Patty's Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Patty's Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patty's Chapel Cemetery
    • Pittillo Lanning Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pittillo Lanning Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pittillo Lanning Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pittillo Lanning Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittillo Lanning Cemetery
    • St. Matthews Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Matthews Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Matthews Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Matthews Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Matthews Cemetery
    • Shepherd Memorial Park [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shepherd Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shepherd Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shepherd Memorial Park lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherd Memorial Park
    • Sitton - Gillespie Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sitton - Gillespie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sitton - Gillespie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sitton - Gillespie Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sitton - Gillespie Cemetery
    • Stuart Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stuart Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stuart Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stuart Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuart Cemetery
    • Sunset Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sunset Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sunset Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Cemetery
    • West Chapel Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the West Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the West Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Chapel Cemetery
    • Whitaker Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Whitaker Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Whitaker Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Whitaker Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Hunter Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitaker Cemetery
    • Williams Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Williams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Williams Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williams Cemetery
    • Woodlawn Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woodlawn Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Woodlawn Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodlawn 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 Hunter Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1012283  (Hunter Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1012283 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: Skyland
    • County: Buncombe         Elev: 678
    • Location given for GNIS #1012283 (Hunter Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.4753922           Lon: -82.5237325
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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The official website for Buncombe County: www.buncombecounty.org/

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 Buncombe, 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 things 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 Hunter Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4754, Longitude: -82.5237       In this case, the coordinates for the Hunter 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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