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The location of Helmintoller Cemetery









A visit to the Helmintoller Cemetery ...

The location of the Helmintoller 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 Helmintoller Cemetery ...

The Helmintoller Cemetery is located in Alleghany County.

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

Lat:   37.7848°   (37° 47' 5")

Lon:   -80.0745°   (-80° 4' 28")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Helmintoller Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alleghany Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Covington City
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Deisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Hoke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Hooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Humphries Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
King Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Lewis Tunnel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Mallow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
McKalester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2224217<3>

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Helmintoller Cemetery.

Abbott   [Map]     Hollywood (WV)   [Map]    
Anthony (WV)   [Map]     Iron Gate   [Map]    
Carloover   [Map]     Lewisburg (WV)   [Map]    
Clendenenville (WV)   [Map]     Low Moor   [Map]    
Clifton Forge   [Map]     New Castle   [Map]    
Covington   [Map]     Richlands (WV)   [Map]    
Fairlea (WV)   [Map]     Ronceverte (WV)   [Map]    
Falling Spring (WV)   [Map]     Salisbury   [Map]    
Fincastle   [Map]     Selma   [Map]    
Fort Spring (WV)   [Map]     Unus (WV)   [Map]    
Frankford (WV)   [Map]     White Sulphur Springs (WV)   [Map]    
Hillsboro (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 Helmintoller Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Alleghany County.

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

Buchanan   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Clifton Forge   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Covington   [Map]
 - Located in Covington City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Fincastle   [Map]
 - Located in Botetourt County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Lewisburg   [Map]
 - Located in Greenbrier County (WV)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
New Castle   [Map]
 - Located in Craig County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
Ronceverte   [Map]
 - Located in Greenbrier County (WV)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Helmintoller Cemetery
 
White Sulphur Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Greenbrier County (WV)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Helmintoller 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 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 Helmintoller Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Alleghany County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Amherst County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Augusta County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bath County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bedford City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Bedford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Botetourt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Craig County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Floyd County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Giles County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Highland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lexington City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pulaski County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Roanoke City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Roanoke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockbridge County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Salem City:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Fayette County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greenbrier County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mercer County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nicholas County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pocahontas County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Raleigh County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Summers County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County (WV):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Alleghany 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Helmintoller 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 Helmintoller Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1484019   (Name of Record: Helmintoller Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Alleghany
Lat: 37.7848464     Lon: -80.0745053   [Map]
Elev: 764         Map Name: Callaghan

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alleghany County: www.co.alleghany.va.us/

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 '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 Helmintoller Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7848, Longitude: -80.0745     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Helmintoller 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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