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The location of Jackson Cemetery









A visit to the Jackson Cemetery ...

The location of the Jackson 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 Jackson Cemetery ...

The Jackson Cemetery is located in Russell County.

The county seat for Russell County is located in Lebanon. Lebanon lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Jackson Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.9623°   (36° 57' 44")

Lon:   -81.8598°   (-81° 51' 35")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Jackson Cemetery.

Allison Gap   [Map]     Honaker   [Map]    
Cardwell Town   [Map]     Lebanon   [Map]    
Cedar Bluff   [Map]     Lowland   [Map]    
Chilhowie   [Map]     Pounding Mill   [Map]    
Claypool Hill   [Map]     Raven   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Richlands   [Map]    
Dye   [Map]     Russell   [Map]    
Fleet   [Map]     Saltville   [Map]    
Glade Spring   [Map]     Spring City   [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 Jackson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Russell County.

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

Abingdon   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the West (W) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Glade Spring   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Honaker   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Lebanon   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Richlands   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jackson Cemetery
 
Saltville   [Map]
 - Located in Smyth County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Jackson 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 websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Jackson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Russell County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Letcher County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Avery County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Watauga County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carter County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hawkins County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Johnson County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Sullivan County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Washington County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bland County:     Cyndi's
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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Smyth County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tazewell County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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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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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Wyoming County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Russell County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Russell 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 56 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Jackson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aistrop Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Allison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Smyth County

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

Ball Cemetery   [Map]

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

Barnett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bays Cemetery   [Map]

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

Boyd Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Jackson Cemetery

Bradshaw Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery

Bradshaw Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tazewell County

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

Browning Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burk Cemetery   [Map]

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

Collie Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Counts Cemetery   [Map]

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

Deniston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eastridge Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery

Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fogleman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fullen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Fuller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Helton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Henderson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Hess Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hess Cemetery   [Map]

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

Honaker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Howard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Jackson Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Smyth County

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Kendrick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Jackson Cemetery

Lester Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tazewell County

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

McFarlane Cemetery   [Map]

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

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Mutter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Jackson Cemetery

Mutter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Payne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery

Poore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Smyth County

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

Price Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ratcliff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Jackson Cemetery

Settle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north (N) of the Jackson Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Smyth County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Snead Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Jackson Cemetery

Snead Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Stinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stump Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Jackson Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tumbling Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52473<3>

Vencill Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Jackson 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 Jackson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1484385   (Name of Record: Jackson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Russell
Lat: 36.9623349     Lon: -81.8598433   [Map]
Elev: 881         Map Name: Saltville

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Jackson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9623, Longitude: -81.8598     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jackson 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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