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A visit to the Lakeview Community Cemetery ...


The location of the Lakeview Community Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>


Introduction ...

Note: 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 Lakeview Community Cemetery ...

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

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

Lat:   31.4465°   (31° 26' 47")

Lon:   -100.1059°   (-100° 6' 21")

The Lakeview Community Cemetery is located in Concho County<2>.

The county seat for Concho County is located in Paint Rock. Paint Rock lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east northeast of the Lakeview Community Cemetery .

Websites to help with your 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 websites are open to everyone.

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

  • Pages specific to Texas:
  • Pages specific to Concho County:
  • Genealogy information for nearby counties:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Lakeview Community Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the African Methodist Episcopal Church. See their website at:
    • The African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • List of neighboring communities ...

    The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Lakeview Community Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Lakeview Community Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Mereta
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mereta have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mereta
      • Mereta is located in Tom Green County
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mereta <4>
    • Eola
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the south)
    • Vancourt
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Lowake
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Veribest
      (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Veribest. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Veribest
      • Veribest is located in Tom Green County
    • Miles
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miles have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miles
      • Miles is located in Runnels County
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 894 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Miles <4>
    • Paint Rock
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paint Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paint Rock
      • Paint Rock is located in Concho County
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 306 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paint Rock <4>
    • Rowena
      (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Orient
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orient have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orient
      • Orient is located in Tom Green County
    • San Angelo
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Millersview
      (20 miles [32.2 km] to the east)
    • Eden
      (22 miles [35.4 km] to the southeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eden
      • Eden is located in Concho County
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,339 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eden <4>
    • Continue List   (5 more) ...
      • Tennyson
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the northwest)
      • Ballinger
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the northeast)
      • Live Oak
        (23 miles [37 km] to the southeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Live Oak have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Live Oak
        • Live Oak is located in Concho County
      • Maverick ‑ Historic
        (27 miles [43.5 km] to the north)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maverick have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maverick
        • Maverick is located in Runnels County
      • Grape Creek
        (27 miles [43.5 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grape Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grape Creek
        • Grape Creek is located in Tom Green County

    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 Lakeview Community Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Concho County.

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

    We've listed the following communities alphabetically.

    • Ballinger
    • Christoval
    • Miles
      • Miles lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lakeview Community Cemetery.
      • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Miles.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miles
    • Paint Rock
    • Rowena
      • Rowena lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lakeview Community Cemetery.
      • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Rowena.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rowena
    • San Angelo

    List of nearby cemeteries ...

    Based on our list of cemeteries, we know of 20 that are within 24 miles [38.6 km] of the Lakeview Community Cemetery.<6>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Lakeview Community Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Mullins Cemetery
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Miles Cemetery
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Paint Rock Cemetery
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Paint Rock Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The Paint Rock Cemetery is located in Concho County
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Paint Rock Cemetery
    • Evergreen Cemetery
      (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evergreen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The Evergreen Cemetery is located in Runnels County
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Cemetery
    • Protestant Cemetery
      (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
      • The Protestant Cemetery is located in Runnels County
      • The Protestant Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Rowena Protestant Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Protestant Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #1302671 <7>
    • St. Josephs Cemetery
      (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
      • The St. Josephs Cemetery is located in Runnels County
      • The St. Josephs Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #6602 <7>
    • Harriett Community Cemetery
      (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • St. Boniface Cemetery
      (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Denis Family Cemetery
      (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Denis Family Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • The Denis Family Cemetery is located in Tom Green County
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Denis Family Cemetery is located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Vancourt.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Denis Family Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2484309 <7>
    • Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens
      (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
      • The Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens is located in Tom Green County
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens is a very large cemetery that is located outside and to the southeast of San Angelo.
      • The Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens has also been known as:
      • Johnson's Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #4771 <7>
    • Hoffman Cemetery
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hoffman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The Hoffman Cemetery is located in Runnels County
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hoffman Cemetery
    • Calvary Cemetery
      (20 miles [32.2 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Calvary Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The Calvary Cemetery is located in Tom Green County
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Calvary Cemetery
    • Continue List   (8 more) ...
      • Fairmount Cemetery
        (20 miles [32.2 km] to the west)
      • Evergreen Cemetery
        (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evergreen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • The Evergreen Cemetery is located in Runnels County
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Cemetery
      • Mt. Victory Cemetery
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the north)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Victory Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • The Mt. Victory Cemetery is located in Runnels County
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Victory Cemetery
      • Eden Cemetery
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the southeast)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Eden Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • The Eden Cemetery is located in Concho County
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Eden Cemetery
      • Millersview Cemetery
        (21 miles [33.8 km] to the east)
      • Mule Creek Cemetery
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the northwest)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mule Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • The Mule Creek Cemetery is located in Coke County
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mule Creek Cemetery
      • Belvedere Memorial Cemetery
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Belvedere Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • The Belvedere Memorial Cemetery is located in Tom Green County
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Belvedere Memorial Cemetery
      • Delta Memorial Cemetery
        (22 miles [35.4 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Delta Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • The Delta Memorial Cemetery is located in Tom Green County
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Delta Memorial 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 continue 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 Lakeview Community Cemetery:

    • Referenced GNIS Record ...
    • GNIS ID #1360888  (Lakeview Community Cemetery)
      • Note: GNIS record #1360888 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: Eola
      • County: Concho         Elev: 540
      • Location given for GNIS #1360888 (Lakeview Community Cemetery)

    The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.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 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 Texas' counties, including Concho, 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Lakeview Community Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4465, Longitude: -100.1059       In this case, the coordinates for the Lakeview Community 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
    <6>While we have an extensive database of cemeteries (with over 200,000 entries), you can be assured that it's not complete and our list will be missing cemeteries.
    <7>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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