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The location of Caldwell Cemetery









A visit to the Caldwell Cemetery ...

The location of the Caldwell 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 Caldwell Cemetery ...

The Caldwell Cemetery is located in Tazewell County. The county seat for Tazewell County is located in Tazewell.

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

Lat:   36.9923°   (36° 59' 32")

Lon:   -81.5990°   (-81° 35' 56")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Caldwell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Blevins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Burnop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Chatham Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Crabtree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Gillespie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Gollehon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Goodman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50388<3>
 
Hays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Hubble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Keister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Olinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Orr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Osborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Ratcliff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Ridgedale United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2294892
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Sexton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Totten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Caldwell Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Caldwell Cemetery.

Abbs Valley   [Map]     Fleet   [Map]    
Adwolf   [Map]     Glade Spring   [Map]    
Allison Gap   [Map]     Little Town   [Map]    
Atkins   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Bearwallow   [Map]     Mount Carmel   [Map]    
Cardwell Town   [Map]     Raven   [Map]    
Cedar Bluff   [Map]     Richlands   [Map]    
Chilhowie   [Map]     Rural Retreat   [Map]    
Claypool Hill   [Map]     Saltville   [Map]    
Dunford Village   [Map]     Sugar Grove   [Map]    
Dye   [Map]     Tazewell   [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 Caldwell Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tazewell County.

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

Glade Spring   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Honaker   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Richlands   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Rural Retreat   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Saltville   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
Tazewell   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Caldwell Cemetery
 
War   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Caldwell 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 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 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 Caldwell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tazewell County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Watauga County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wilkes County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carter 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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Bland County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Galax City:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Pulaski 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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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Wise County:     Cyndi's
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Wythe 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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Mercer County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mingo County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Raleigh 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 Tazewell County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Tazewell 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 Caldwell 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 Caldwell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1482217   (Name of Record: Caldwell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tazewell
Lat: 36.9923372     Lon: -81.5990034   [Map]
Elev: 609         Map Name: Chatham Hill

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Caldwell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9923, Longitude: -81.5990     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Caldwell 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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