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The location of Cooper Cemetery









A visit to the Cooper Cemetery ...

The location of the Cooper 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 Cooper Cemetery ...

The Cooper Cemetery is located in Buchanan County.

The county seat for Buchanan County is located in Grundy. Grundy lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Cooper Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   37.3612°   (37° 21' 40")

Lon:   -81.9273°   (-81° 55' 38")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Cooper Cemetery.

Baisden (WV)   [Map]     Janey   [Map]    
Bearwallow   [Map]     Kelsa   [Map]    
Big Sandy (WV)   [Map]     Majestic (KY)   [Map]    
Bradshaw (WV)   [Map]     Mouthcard (KY)   [Map]    
Cub City (WV)   [Map]     Phelps (KY)   [Map]    
Davy (WV)   [Map]     Royal City   [Map]    
Fedscreek (KY)   [Map]     Stopover (KY)   [Map]    
Freeburn (KY)   [Map]     Union City (WV)   [Map]    
Gilbert Creek (WV)   [Map]     Vansant   [Map]    
Gilbert (WV)   [Map]     War (WV)   [Map]    
Grundy   [Map]     Wharncliffe (WV)   [Map]    
Iaeger (WV)   [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 Cooper 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 Cooper Cemetery.

Grundy   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Iaeger   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Richlands   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
War   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery
 
Welch   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County (WV)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Cooper 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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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 92 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Cooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Bailey Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Belcher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Blankenship Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Brant Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cooper Cemetery

Buckeye Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Burke Cemetery   [Map]

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

Candy Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Cantrell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cline Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Collins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Collins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Collins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Compton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Cooper Cemetery

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Day Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Estep Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Estep Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cooper Cemetery

Estep Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Haggy Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cooper Cemetery

Horn Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Horne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Horne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Horne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Horne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Justice Cemetery   [Map]

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

Justice Cemetery   [Map]

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

Justice Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cooper Cemetery

Keen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Keen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Keen Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Keen Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Kelly Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Kennedy Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Kennedy Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lester Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lester Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Lockhart Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lockhart Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lockhart Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cooper Cemetery

Lowe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Cooper Cemetery

Matney Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

McClanahan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Mullins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Oak Grove Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Payne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Payne Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Powell Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Reed Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Rife Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rife Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Robert Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Roberts Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Robertson Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Roe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Rowe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Rowe Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cooper Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Cooper Cemetery

Sparks Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Stacy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Stacy Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

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

Steele Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Trap Fork Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Vance Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Vance Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Wimmer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Cooper Cemetery

Woods Cemetery (WV)   [Map]

Located in McDowell County (WV)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Cooper Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cooper 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 Cooper Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1465219   (Name of Record: Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Buchanan
Lat: 37.3612224     Lon: -81.9273438   [Map]
Elev: 571         Map Name: Patterson

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Buchanan County

About Virginia

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 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 Cooper Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3612, Longitude: -81.9273     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cooper Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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