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The location of Perry Cemetery









A visit to the Perry Cemetery ...

The location of the Perry 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 six sections:

The Location of the Perry Cemetery ...

The Perry Cemetery is located in Ashe County.

The county seat for Ashe County is located in Jefferson. Jefferson lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of the Perry Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.5229°   (36° 31' 22")

Lon:   -81.6048°   (-81° 36' 17")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Perry Cemetery.

Adwolf (VA)   [Map]     Lansing   [Map]    
Brownwood   [Map]     Mountain City (TN)   [Map]    
Chilhowie (VA)   [Map]     Mouth-of-Wilson (VA)   [Map]    
Comet   [Map]     Piney Creek   [Map]    
Creston   [Map]     Scottville   [Map]    
Crumpler   [Map]     Shingletown (TN)   [Map]    
Damascus (VA)   [Map]     Todd   [Map]    
Deep Gap   [Map]     Topia   [Map]    
Fleetwood   [Map]     Trout Dale (VA)   [Map]    
Glendale Springs   [Map]     Warrensville   [Map]    
Grassy Creek   [Map]     West Jefferson   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Zionville   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our 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 Perry Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Ashe County.

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

Damascus   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (VA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Perry Cemetery
 
Glade Spring   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (VA)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Perry Cemetery
 
Jefferson   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Perry Cemetery
 
Mountain City   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County (TN)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Perry Cemetery
 
West Jefferson   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Perry Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Perry Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to North Carolina:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Ashe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for North Carolina:

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 110 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Perry Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Apple Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2505508<3>

Baldwin Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49321

Barr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Perry Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Big Laurel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Blevins Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Brack Osborne Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Burnt School Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Byars Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Calhoun Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Cole Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Davis Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Dolinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Eastridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Eldreth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Eldreth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Eldreth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Elliot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Elliot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Perry Cemetery

Farmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Finley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Flatwoods Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Perry Cemetery

George Powers Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Gilley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Graybeal Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Graybeal Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Ham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Ham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Ham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Ham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Ham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Hampton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Hart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Hurley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

J.O. Blevens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Kilby Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Landreth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Letcher Greer Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Mock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Nella Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Nelson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Noah Shumate Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Osborne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Parmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Payne Cemetery (TN)   [Map]

Located in Johnson County (TN)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Peace Haven Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Pennington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Perry Cemetery

Pennington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Perry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Perry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Perry Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Perry Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Roop Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Rufus Lewis Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Perry Cemetery

Rye Cove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Sabbath Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Sapp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Solomon Bauguess Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Perry Cemetery

Stansberry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Stuart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Sturgill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Sullivan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Perry Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Walters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Perry Cemetery

Waters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Perry Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Perry Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Perry Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Weaver Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Whitetop Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Perry Cemetery

Wiles Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

William D. Baldwin Cemetery (VA)   [Map]

Located in Grayson County (VA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Perry Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2203457

Woodard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Perry Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Perry 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 Perry Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1014336   (Name of Record: Perry Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Ashe
Lat: 36.5228988     Lon: -81.6048329   [Map]
Elev: 976         Map Name: Park

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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 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 Perry Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5229, Longitude: -81.6048     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Perry 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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