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The location of Barron Cemetery









A visit to the Barron Cemetery ...

The location of the Barron 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 Barron Cemetery ...

The Barron Cemetery is located in Lee County.

The county seat for Lee County is located in Jonesville. Jonesville lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Barron Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.8187°   (36° 49' 7")

Lon:   -82.8249°   (-82° 49' 29")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Barron Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]     Holmes Mill (KY)   [Map]    
Benham (KY)   [Map]     Kent Junction   [Map]    
Big Stone Gap   [Map]     Keokee   [Map]    
Clinchport   [Map]     Lano   [Map]    
Closplint (KY)   [Map]     Linefork (KY)   [Map]    
Cumberland (KY)   [Map]     Lynch (KY)   [Map]    
Darnell Town   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Dryden   [Map]     Partridge (KY)   [Map]    
Duffield   [Map]     Pennington Gap   [Map]    
East Stone Gap   [Map]     Saint Charles   [Map]    
Fort Blackmore   [Map]     Stickleyville   [Map]    
Hamilton town   [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 Barron Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lee County.

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

Appalachia   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barron Cemetery
 
Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Barron Cemetery
 
Clinchport   [Map]
 - Located in Scott County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Barron Cemetery
 
Pennington Gap   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barron 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 - 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 Barron Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Lee 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 62 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Barron Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arbuckle Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lancaster County

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Barron Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery

Barker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Big Spring Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Bishop Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lancaster County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Barron Cemetery

Bowen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery

Bowen - Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Barron Cemetery

Bowen - Shephard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Barron Cemetery

Carroll Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Coldiron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east (E) of the Barron Cemetery

Dickerson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Dillon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Barron Cemetery

Duff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Barron Cemetery

Durham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Barron Cemetery

Eden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lancaster County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Barron Cemetery

Eden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Barron Cemetery

Exeter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Barron Cemetery

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Barron Cemetery

Gilley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Gilly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Glencoe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Barron Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50367<3>

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

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

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Barron Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Barron Cemetery

Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Barron Cemetery

Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Barron Cemetery

Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Barron Cemetery

McKinley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Barron Cemetery

Meredith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lancaster County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Barron Cemetery

Minton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Barron Cemetery

Napier Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nickels Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery

Oak View Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Barron Cemetery

Olinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Barron Cemetery

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Barron Cemetery

Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Barron Cemetery

Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Barron Cemetery

Reasor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Barron Cemetery

Reasor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reasor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Barron Cemetery

Reasor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robinette Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Barron Cemetery

Shepard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Barron Cemetery

Shupe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Barron Cemetery

Slemp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Barron Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Barron Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Barron Cemetery

Sturgil Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Barron Cemetery

Tannery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Barron Cemetery

Tomlinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lancaster County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Barron Cemetery

Walling Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Scott County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Barron Cemetery

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Barron Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Barron Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Wise County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Barron Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Barron 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 Barron Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1481477   (Name of Record: Barron Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lee
Lat: 36.8187059     Lon: -82.8248841   [Map]
Elev: 503         Map Name: Big Stone Gap

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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.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Barron Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8187, Longitude: -82.8249     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Barron 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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