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The location of Bowen Cemetery









A visit to the Bowen Cemetery ...

The location of the Bowen 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 Bowen Cemetery ...

The Bowen Cemetery is located in Scott County. The county seat for Scott County is located in Gate City.

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

Lat:   36.6931°   (36° 41' 35")

Lon:   -82.8646°   (-82° 51' 52")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 115 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bowen Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arbuckle Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Ash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49400<3>
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2358117
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bloomer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bostic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bowlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Bowlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Clendenen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Coldiron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Darnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Deemie Tate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Dishner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Dulaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Eden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Ely Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Falin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Fannin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Flag Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Floyd Frazier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Fraley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Fraley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Fritz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Gilly - Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Glass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Gobble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Henry Bloomer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2361942
 
Heron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Hickam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
James Oscar Burke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2546384
 
Jayne Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2391193
 
Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Kane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Maness - Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
McKinley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
McKinney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Meredith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Miles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Minton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Newberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Nickels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Nickels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Pannell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Patton McConnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Purchase Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Rasnic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Reasor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Robbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51892
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Roller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51922
 
Roller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Salling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Shupe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Sloantown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Speer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Speer - Gilliam - Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Sproles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Sturgil Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Sturgill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Tomlinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Tomlinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Warlf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Whitteker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Willis Campbells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bowen Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bowen Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]     Green Village (TN)   [Map]    
Beartown (TN)   [Map]     Greenland (TN)   [Map]    
Big Stone Gap   [Map]     Holmes Mill (KY)   [Map]    
Block City (TN)   [Map]     Jonesville   [Map]    
Church Hill (TN)   [Map]     Kent Junction   [Map]    
Clinchport   [Map]     Keokee   [Map]    
Cranks (KY)   [Map]     Lano   [Map]    
Darnell Town   [Map]     Morrison City (TN)   [Map]    
Dizney (KY)   [Map]     Mount Carmel (TN)   [Map]    
Dryden   [Map]     Pennington Gap   [Map]    
Duffield   [Map]     Saint Charles   [Map]    
East Stone Gap   [Map]     Solitude (TN)   [Map]    
Fleenortown   [Map]     Surgoinsville (TN)   [Map]    
Fort Blackmore   [Map]     Weber City   [Map]    
Gate City   [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 Bowen Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Scott County.

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

Appalachia   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Clinchport   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Gate City   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Jonesville   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Bowen Cemetery
 
Pennington Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bowen Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 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 Bowen Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Scott County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Scott 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 Bowen 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 Bowen Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1498039   (Name of Record: Bowen Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Scott
Lat: 36.6931493     Lon: -82.8646076   [Map]
Elev: 403         Map Name: Duffield

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The official website for Scott County: www.scottcountyva.com/

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

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<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' (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 Bowen Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6931, Longitude: -82.8646     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bowen 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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