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The location of Boggs Cemetery









A visit to the Boggs Cemetery ...

The location of the Boggs 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 Boggs Cemetery ...

The Boggs Cemetery is located in Wise County. The county seat for Wise County is located in Wise.

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

Lat:   37.0701°   (37° 4' 12")

Lon:   -82.6057°   (-82° 36' 20")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 89 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Boggs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Addington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Addington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Bevins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Bevins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Boggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Boggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Bolling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Callaham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Culbertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Dale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Darter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Greene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Haddon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hibbitts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hillman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hillman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Jessee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Laurel Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Meade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Page Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Powers Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Roberson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Roberts Branch Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Roberts Branch Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192650<3>
 
Round Top Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Sam Bentley Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Screech Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Short Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Slemp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Stallard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Stallard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Stapleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Steel Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Strouth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Trivitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Vanover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52513
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Wheatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Wheatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boggs Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Boggs Cemetery.

Bellcraft (KY)   [Map]     Mayking (KY)   [Map]    
Burdine (KY)   [Map]     McRoberts (KY)   [Map]    
Clintwood   [Map]     Millstone (KY)   [Map]    
Coeburn   [Map]     Neon (KY)   [Map]    
Cromona (KY)   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Darwin   [Map]     Oven Fork (KY)   [Map]    
Eolia (KY)   [Map]     Pound   [Map]    
Ermine (KY)   [Map]     Seco (KY)   [Map]    
Fleming-Neon (KY)   [Map]     Thornton (KY)   [Map]    
Hamilton town   [Map]     Tolliver Town (KY)   [Map]    
Herald   [Map]     Whitaker (KY)   [Map]    
Jenkins (KY)   [Map]     Whitesburg (KY)   [Map]    
Kent Junction   [Map]     Wise   [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 Boggs Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wise County.

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

Clintwood   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Coeburn   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Cromona   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Jenkins   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Whitesburg   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boggs Cemetery
 
Wise   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boggs Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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 Boggs Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wise County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
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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Hancock County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hawkins 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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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Mingo County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wise 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 Boggs 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 Boggs Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1481903   (Name of Record: Boggs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wise
Lat: 37.0701023     Lon: -82.6057113   [Map]
Elev: 559         Map Name: Pound

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wise County: www.wisecounty.org/

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.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Boggs Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0701, Longitude: -82.6057     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boggs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<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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