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The location of Lakeview Cemetery









A visit to the Lakeview Cemetery ...

The location of the Lakeview 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 Lakeview Cemetery ...

The Lakeview Cemetery is located in Floyd County. The county seat for Floyd County is located in Floydada.

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

Lat:   33.8742°   (33° 52' 27")

Lon:   -101.2582°   (-101° 15' 29")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Lakeview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antelope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Cone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Crosbyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Floydada Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
McAdoo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickens County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Ralls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Rushing Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lakeview Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Lakeview Cemetery.

Aiken   [Map]     Lockney   [Map]    
Becton   [Map]     Lorenzo   [Map]    
Cedar Hill   [Map]     McAdoo   [Map]    
Cone   [Map]     Mount Blanco   [Map]    
Crosbyton   [Map]     Owens   [Map]    
Della Plain   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Dougherty   [Map]     Ralls   [Map]    
Estacado   [Map]     Roaring Springs   [Map]    
Farmer   [Map]     Savage   [Map]    
Floydada   [Map]     South Plains   [Map]    
Heckville   [Map]     Sterley   [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 Lakeview Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Floyd County.

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

Crosbyton   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Della Plain - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Floydada   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Lockney   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Lorenzo   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Matador   [Map]
 - Located in Motley County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
Roaring Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Motley County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) of the Lakeview Cemetery
 
South Plains   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) of the Lakeview Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Lakeview Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Floyd County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Briscoe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crosby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dickens County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garza County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
King County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lubbock County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lynn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Motley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Swisher County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

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

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 Texas

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Lakeview 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 Lakeview Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1360882   (Name of Record: Lakeview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Floyd
Lat: 33.8742478     Lon: -101.2582088   [Map]
Elev: 949         Map Name: Floydada SE

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 '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 Lakeview Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8742, Longitude: -101.2582     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lakeview Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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