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The location of Cantrell Cemetery









A visit to the Cantrell Cemetery ...

The location of the Cantrell 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 Cantrell Cemetery ...

The Cantrell Cemetery is located in Wise County.

The county seat for Wise County is located in Wise. Wise lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of the Cantrell Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.1132°   (37° 6' 47")

Lon:   -82.5518°   (-82° 33' 6")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cantrell Cemetery.

Ashcamp (KY)   [Map]     Jenkins (KY)   [Map]    
Burdine (KY)   [Map]     Mayking (KY)   [Map]    
Clinchco   [Map]     McRoberts (KY)   [Map]    
Clintwood   [Map]     Millstone (KY)   [Map]    
Coeburn   [Map]     Myra (KY)   [Map]    
Cromona (KY)   [Map]     Neon (KY)   [Map]    
Darwin   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Dorton (KY)   [Map]     Pound   [Map]    
Eolia (KY)   [Map]     Seco (KY)   [Map]    
Ermine (KY)   [Map]     Thornton (KY)   [Map]    
Fleming-Neon (KY)   [Map]     Tolliver Town (KY)   [Map]    
Hamilton town   [Map]     Whitaker (KY)   [Map]    
Hellier (KY)   [Map]     Wise   [Map]    
Herald   [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 Cantrell 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 Cantrell Cemetery.

Clinchco   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cantrell Cemetery
 
Clintwood   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cantrell Cemetery
 
Coeburn   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery
 
Cromona   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cantrell Cemetery
 
Jenkins   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cantrell Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery
 
Wise   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Cantrell 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 either 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 Cantrell 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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Breathitt County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Trails

 
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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Leslie County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Lancaster 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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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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Addington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Austin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Bennett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Bevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Bevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Boggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Boggs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Callaham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Company Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dotson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Elkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

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

Fleming Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Haddon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Hale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hibbitts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Hillman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Jessee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Keith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Lambert Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Lane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Large Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Laurel Fork Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Cantrell Cemetery

McCoy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Meade Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

O'Quinn - Deel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buchanan County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Page Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Peak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Perry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Potter Cemetery (KY)   [Map]

Located in Letcher County (KY)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Powers Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Ratliff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Roberson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192650<3>

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Round Top Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Salyers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Short Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Slemp Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stallard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Stapleton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Steel Fork Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Strouth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Swindall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Trivitt Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dickenson County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Vanover Cemetery (KY)   [Map]

Located in Letcher County (KY)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Vanover Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cantrell Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52513

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cantrell 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 Cantrell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1482313   (Name of Record: Cantrell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wise
Lat: 37.11316     Lon: -82.5518211   [Map]
Elev: 557         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.
<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Cantrell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1132, Longitude: -82.5518     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cantrell 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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