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(Dickenson County, Virginia)


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Profile for the Arlington Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Arlington Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Arlington Cemetery...

The Arlington Cemetery is located in Dickenson County. The county seat for Dickenson County is located in Clintwood.

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

Lat:   37.1304°   (37° 7' 49")

Lon:   -82.3376°   (-82° 20' 15")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Arlington Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Arlington Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dickenson County.

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

Cleveland   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Clinchco   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Clintwood   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Coeburn   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Grundy   [Map]
 - Located in Buchanan County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Jenkins   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 103 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Arlington Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Dickenson County.

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Bise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Byers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Childress Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Colley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Company Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Dameron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Deel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Dutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Duty View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2267821<4>
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Farmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Flemming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Grizzle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Hewitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Holbrook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Kiser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Large Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
McCown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Music Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Musick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Neece Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Newberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
O'Quin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Presley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Puckett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rasnake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rasnick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rasnick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Salyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Salyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Silcox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Sunderland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Viers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Viers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Wampler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Wampler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Wampler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Cemetery
 
Yates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Arlington Cemetery.

Ashcamp (KY)   [Map]Darwin   [Map]Lookout (KY)   [Map]
Belcher (KY)   [Map]Dorton (KY)   [Map]Marrowbone (KY)   [Map]
Burdine (KY)   [Map]Dwina   [Map]Pound   [Map]
Castlewood   [Map]Elkhorn City (KY)   [Map]Rockhouse (KY)   [Map]
Cedarville (KY)   [Map]Grundy   [Map]Royal City   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Haysi   [Map]Saint Paul   [Map]
Clinchco   [Map]Hellier (KY)   [Map]Vansant   [Map]
Clintwood   [Map]Herald   [Map]Virginia City   [Map]
Coeburn   [Map]Jenkins (KY)   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Arlington Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dickenson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Breathitt County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harlan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leslie County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Letcher County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Magoffin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hawkins County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bristol City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Buchanan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lancaster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Smyth County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tazewell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wise County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Logan County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDowell County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wyoming County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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 Virginia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Arlington 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 Arlington Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1481339   (Name of Record: Arlington Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dickenson
Lat: 37.1303852     Lon: -82.3376453   [Map]
Elev: 673         Map Name: Haysi

Other Roadside Stops ...



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About Dickenson County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dickenson County: www.dickensonctyva.com/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1304, Longitude: -82.3376     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Arlington Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Arlington Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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