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Our GPS coordinates for the Breeding 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Breeding Cemetery...

The Breeding Cemetery is located in Buchanan County. The county seat for Buchanan County is located in Grundy.

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

Lat:   37.1357°   (37° 8' 8")

Lon:   -82.1124°   (-82° 6' 44")

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

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Breeding Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Breeding Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Clinchco   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Clintwood   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Grundy   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Honaker   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Lebanon   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Richlands   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Tazewell County
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Breeding Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Boyd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Combs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Compton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Crabtree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Duty View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2267821<4>
 
Farmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Helton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Keen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Keen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Kiser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Kiser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Lester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Lowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
McGlothin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
McGlothlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Musick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Nuckles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
O'Quinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Presley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Presley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Quinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Rasnake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Rasnake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Rasnake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Rose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Runyan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Stinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Sutherland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Russell County
 
Tiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Tiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Viers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Breeding Cemetery
 - Located in Dickenson County
 
Whitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Breeding Cemetery
 
Whitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Breeding Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Breeding Cemetery.

Ashcamp (KY)   [Map]Fedscreek (KY)   [Map]Raven   [Map]
Castlewood   [Map]Grundy   [Map]Richlands   [Map]
Cedar Bluff   [Map]Haysi   [Map]Royal City   [Map]
Cedarville (KY)   [Map]Herald   [Map]Russell   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Honaker   [Map]Saint Paul   [Map]
Clinchco   [Map]Janey   [Map]Spring City   [Map]
Clintwood   [Map]Lebanon   [Map]Vansant   [Map]
Dye   [Map]Lick Creek (KY)   [Map]Virginia City   [Map]
Elkhorn City (KY)   [Map]Mouthcard (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 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 Breeding Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Buchanan 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    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harlan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox 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    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ashe County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter 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    
Bland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bristol City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Dickenson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grayson 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    
Wythe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDowell County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mercer County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo 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 Buchanan County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Virginia,     of Buchanan County

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 Breeding 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 Breeding Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1463784   (Name of Record: Breeding Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Buchanan
Lat: 37.1356654     Lon: -82.1123559   [Map]
Elev: 495         Map Name: Vansant

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Buchanan County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 37.1357, Longitude: -82.1124     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Breeding Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Breeding 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 in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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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