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The location of Baker Cemetery









A visit to the Baker Cemetery ...

The location of the Baker 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 Baker Cemetery ...

The Baker Cemetery is located in Dickenson County.

The county seat for Dickenson County is located in Clintwood. Clintwood lies just to the northwest of the Baker Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.1346°   (37° 8' 4")

Lon:   -82.4404°   (-82° 26' 25")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Baker Cemetery.

Ashcamp (KY)   [Map]     Herald   [Map]    
Belcher (KY)   [Map]     Jenkins (KY)   [Map]    
Burdine (KY)   [Map]     Jonancy (KY)   [Map]    
Cedarville (KY)   [Map]     Lookout (KY)   [Map]    
Clinchco   [Map]     McRoberts (KY)   [Map]    
Clintwood   [Map]     Myra (KY)   [Map]    
Coeburn   [Map]     Neon (KY)   [Map]    
Cromona (KY)   [Map]     Pound   [Map]    
Darwin   [Map]     Rockhouse (KY)   [Map]    
Dorton (KY)   [Map]     Tolliver Town (KY)   [Map]    
Elkhorn City (KY)   [Map]     Virgie (KY)   [Map]    
Fleming-Neon (KY)   [Map]     Virginia City   [Map]    
Hamilton town   [Map]     Whitaker (KY)   [Map]    
Haysi   [Map]     Wise   [Map]    
Hellier (KY)   [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 Baker 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 Baker Cemetery.

Clinchco   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Baker Cemetery
 
Clintwood   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Baker Cemetery
 
Coeburn   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Baker Cemetery
 
Cromona   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baker Cemetery
 
Jenkins   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baker Cemetery
 
Wise   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Baker 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 either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although 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 Baker Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dickenson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Breathitt County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Harlan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Johnson County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Knott County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Knox County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Leslie County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Letcher County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Perry County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Hancock County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hawkins County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Johnson County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Sullivan County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
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Lee County:     Cyndi's
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Russell County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Smyth County:     Cyndi's
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Tazewell County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Wise County:     Cyndi's
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Logan County (WV):     Cyndi's
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McDowell County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mingo County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wayne County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wyoming County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 104 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Baker Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Arlington Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Bise Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Baker Cemetery

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boggs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Baker Cemetery

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Childress Cemetery   [Map]

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

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Colley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Company Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dameron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Baker Cemetery

Dingus Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Dutton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Elkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Baker Cemetery

Farmers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Flemming Cemetery   [Map]

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

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Baker Cemetery

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Baker Cemetery

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hewitt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hibbitts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Keith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Baker Cemetery

Kiser Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

Lambert Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Large Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCown Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCoy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

McCoy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Baker Cemetery

Meade Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Baker Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Music Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newberry Cemetery   [Map]

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

O'Quinn - Deel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buchanan County

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

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Powers Family Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Presley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Price Cemetery   [Map]

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

Puckett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Baker Cemetery

Rakes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Baker Cemetery

Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192650<3>

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Baker Cemetery

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

Rugby Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salyers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salyers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slemp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Baker Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Baker Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

Stallard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Baker Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Baker Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stephen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

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

Strouth Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

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

Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Swindall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Trivitt Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vanover Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52514

Viers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

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

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Baker Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Baker 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 Baker Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1481410   (Name of Record: Baker Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dickenson
Lat: 37.1345509     Lon: -82.4404283   [Map]
Elev: 624         Map Name: Clintwood

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Virginia

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: https://www.virginia.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 'point-to-point' 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 Baker Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1346, Longitude: -82.4404     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Baker Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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