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The location of Goodpasture Cemetery









A visit to the Goodpasture Cemetery ...

The location of the Goodpasture 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 Goodpasture Cemetery ...

The Goodpasture Cemetery is located in Smyth County.

The county seat for Smyth County is located in Marion. Marion lies just to the west southwest of the Goodpasture Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.8623°   (36° 51' 44")

Lon:   -81.4651°   (-81° 27' 54")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Goodpasture Cemetery.

Adwolf   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Allison Gap   [Map]     Mount Carmel   [Map]    
Atkins   [Map]     Mouth-of-Wilson   [Map]    
Cardwell Town   [Map]     Pounding Mill   [Map]    
Cedar Bluff   [Map]     Rural Retreat   [Map]    
Chilhowie   [Map]     Saltville   [Map]    
Claypool Hill   [Map]     Sugar Grove   [Map]    
Fleet   [Map]     Tazewell   [Map]    
Glade Spring   [Map]     Trout Dale   [Map]    
Grassy Creek (NC)   [Map]     Wytheville   [Map]    
Little Town   [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 Goodpasture Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Smyth County.

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

Damascus   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Glade Spring   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Independence   [Map]
 - Located in Grayson County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Rural Retreat   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Saltville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Tazewell   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Goodpasture Cemetery
 
Wytheville   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Goodpasture Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Smyth County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Avery County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Surry County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Watauga County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Wilkes County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Carter County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Floyd 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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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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McDowell 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 Smyth County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Smyth 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 44 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Goodpasture Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Smyth County.

Allen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Atkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Calhoun Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carrico Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chatham Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Cregger Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crouse Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Goodman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hays Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hubble Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hubble Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Hutton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hutton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Laurel Spring Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Marchant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

McGhee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morgan Cemetery   [Map]

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

Overbay Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

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

Porter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pugh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ridgelawn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sexton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Slemp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snavely Cemetery   [Map]

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

SW Virginia Mental Health Institute Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]

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

Steffey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Totten Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wassum Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east (E) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

Young Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Goodpasture Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Goodpasture 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 Goodpasture Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1483697   (Name of Record: Goodpasture Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Smyth
Lat: 36.8623387     Lon: -81.465112   [Map]
Elev: 751         Map Name: Atkins

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Smyth County: www.smythcounty.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 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 Goodpasture Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8623, Longitude: -81.4651     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Goodpasture Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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