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The location of Smith Cemetery









A visit to the Smith Cemetery ...

The location of the Smith 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 Smith Cemetery ...

The Smith Cemetery is located in Wise County. The county seat for Wise County is located in Wise.

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

Lat:   36.9693°   (36° 58' 9")

Lon:   -82.5660°   (-82° 33' 57")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 103 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Smith Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Addington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Addington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Beverly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bevins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bevins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Black Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Boggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bondtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Bruce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Callaham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Culbertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Dale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Darter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Dingus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Easterling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Funk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Gouge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Greene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Hawthorne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Hillman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #50710<3>
 
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Jessee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Kilgore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Kilgore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Kise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Kiser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Laney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Laurel Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Nash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Osborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Page Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Peak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Reed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Ring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Round Top Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Screech Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Sexton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Sexton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Sexton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Sexton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Sexton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Skeen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Stallard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Stapleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Steel Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Strength Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Tacoma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wheatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wheatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Whiteoak Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Smith Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Smith Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]     Herald   [Map]    
Big Stone Gap   [Map]     Jenkins (KY)   [Map]    
Burdine (KY)   [Map]     Kent Junction   [Map]    
Castlewood   [Map]     Lano   [Map]    
Clintwood   [Map]     Mayking (KY)   [Map]    
Coeburn   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Cromona (KY)   [Map]     Oven Fork (KY)   [Map]    
Darwin   [Map]     Pound   [Map]    
Dungannon   [Map]     Saint Paul   [Map]    
Dwina   [Map]     Seco (KY)   [Map]    
East Stone Gap   [Map]     Tolliver Town (KY)   [Map]    
Eolia (KY)   [Map]     Virginia City   [Map]    
Ermine (KY)   [Map]     Whitaker (KY)   [Map]    
Fort Blackmore   [Map]     Wise   [Map]    
Hamilton 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 Smith Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wise County.

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

Appalachia   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Clintwood   [Map]
 - Located in Dickenson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Coeburn   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Cromona   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Jenkins   [Map]
 - Located in Letcher County (KY)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Russell County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Smith Cemetery
 
Wise   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Smith Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 Smith Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wise County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Breathitt County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Floyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harlan County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Knott County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Knox County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Leslie County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Letcher County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Magoffin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Perry County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Carter County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Greene County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hancock County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
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Lee 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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McDowell County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mingo County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wise 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 Smith 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 Smith Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1487333   (Name of Record: Smith Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wise
Lat: 36.969268     Lon: -82.5659883   [Map]
Elev: 772         Map Name: Wise

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wise County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wise County: www.wisecounty.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.

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<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 Smith Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9693, Longitude: -82.5660     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Smith 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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