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The location of Cole Cemetery









A visit to the Cole Cemetery ...

The location of the Cole 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 Cole Cemetery ...

The Cole Cemetery is located in Buchanan County.

The county seat for Buchanan County is located in Grundy. Grundy lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of the Cole Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.2732°   (37° 16' 23")

Lon:   -81.8084°   (-81° 48' 30")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Cole Cemetery.

Abbs Valley   [Map]     Kelsa   [Map]    
Bearwallow   [Map]     Kimball (WV)   [Map]    
Big Sandy (WV)   [Map]     Pounding Mill   [Map]    
Bradshaw (WV)   [Map]     Raven   [Map]    
Cedar Bluff   [Map]     Richlands   [Map]    
Claypool Hill   [Map]     Royal City   [Map]    
Davy (WV)   [Map]     Russell   [Map]    
Dunford Village   [Map]     Tazewell   [Map]    
Dye   [Map]     Thorpe (WV)   [Map]    
Gary (WV)   [Map]     Union City (WV)   [Map]    
Grundy   [Map]     Vansant   [Map]    
Honaker   [Map]     War (WV)   [Map]    
Iaeger (WV)   [Map]     Welch (WV)   [Map]    
Janey   [Map]     Wyoming City (WV)   [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 Cole 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 Cole Cemetery.

Grundy   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Cole Cemetery
 
Honaker   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cole Cemetery
 
Iaeger   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Cole Cemetery
 
Richlands   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Cole Cemetery
 
Tazewell   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cole Cemetery
 
War   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cole Cemetery
 
Welch   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Cole Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Cole Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Buchanan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Floyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Letcher County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Ashe County (NC):     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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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson 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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Tazewell 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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Boone County (WV):     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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Summers 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 Buchanan County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 62 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Cole Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Altizer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cole Cemetery

Altizer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cole Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Buckeye Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Cole Cemetery

Company Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tazewell County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cole Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Cole Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Cole Cemetery

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Day Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Hagerman Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cole Cemetery

Horne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Horne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Horne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Horne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Kaiser Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Cole Cemetery

Keen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Keen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Keen Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Keen Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Knob Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cole Cemetery

Knob Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cole Cemetery

Knob Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cole Cemetery

Knob Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cole Cemetery

Lester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Lester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Lomax Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cole Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cole Cemetery

Payne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Puckett Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cole Cemetery

Roe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Rose Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cole Cemetery

Rowe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cole Cemetery

Rowe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cole Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tazewell County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cole Cemetery

Sparks Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sparks Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Sparks Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Stacy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Stevenson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cole Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Vance Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Cole Cemetery

Vance Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Ward Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cole Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cole Cemetery

Woods Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cole Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cole 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 Cole Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1465073   (Name of Record: Cole Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Buchanan
Lat: 37.2731683     Lon: -81.8084475   [Map]
Elev: 841         Map Name: Bradshaw

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.
<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 Cole Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2732, Longitude: -81.8084     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cole Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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