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The location of Summerow Cemetery









A visit to the Summerow Cemetery ...

The location of the Summerow 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 Summerow Cemetery ...

The Summerow Cemetery is located in Avery County.

The county seat for Avery County is located in Newland. Newland lies just to the west southwest of the Summerow Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.0935°   (36° 5' 36")

Lon:   -81.9023°   (-81° 54' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Summerow 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]<2> of the Summerow Cemetery.

Banner Elk   [Map]     Mortimer   [Map]    
Beech Mountain   [Map]     Mount Pleasant   [Map]    
Chestnut Dale   [Map]     Newland   [Map]    
Crossnore   [Map]     Pineola   [Map]    
Elk Park   [Map]     Plumtree   [Map]    
Foscoe   [Map]     Rominger   [Map]    
Grandfather   [Map]     Seven Devils   [Map]    
Jonas Ridge   [Map]     Stamey Town   [Map]    
Linville Falls   [Map]     Sugar Mountain   [Map]    
Linville   [Map]     Vale   [Map]    
Minneapolis   [Map]     Valle Crucis   [Map]    
Montezuma   [Map]     Whaley   [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 Summerow Cemetery. The following communities are located in Avery County.

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

Banner Elk   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Summerow Cemetery
 
Newland   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

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 helpful 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 it should be mentioned 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 Summerow Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to North Carolina:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Avery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alexander County:     Cyndi's
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Alleghany County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for North Carolina:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of North Carolina,
Cemeteries of Avery 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
 

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 54 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Summerow Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

A.A. & Shoner Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Ashley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Banner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Benfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burleson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Calloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Summerow Cemetery

Cannon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Cary Flat Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Summerow Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Summerow Cemetery

Cook Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Cranberry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Crawford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Cuthbertson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cuthbertson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daniels Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ellis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Fork Mtn. Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Franklin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gragg Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gragg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Summerow Cemetery

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Guy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hicks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Hobson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Summerow Cemetery

Holtsclaw Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jestes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Laws Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Ledford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Summerow Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

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

McLean Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

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

Michael Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Summerow Cemetery

Newland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Ollis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Summerow Cemetery

Palmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Potts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pritchard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Shook Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Summerow Cemetery

Slippery Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tanglewood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Trivett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Summerow Cemetery

Winters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Summerow Cemetery

Wise Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Summerow Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Summerow 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 Summerow Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1015947   (Name of Record: Summerow Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Avery
Lat: 36.0934598     Lon: -81.9023355   [Map]
Elev: 1202         Map Name: Newland

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Avery County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Avery County: www.averyco.com/gov/

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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Summerow Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0935, Longitude: -81.9023     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Summerow Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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