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The location of Adkins Cemetery









A visit to the Adkins Cemetery ...

The location of the Adkins 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 Adkins Cemetery ...

The Adkins Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Hamlin.

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

Lat:   38.2084°   (38° 12' 30")

Lon:   -82.0662°   (-82° 3' 58")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 102 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Adkins Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Lincoln County.

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Barrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Bays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Bear Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Brewster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Bulger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Burks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Calloway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Cartwright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Chaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Cummings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Egnor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Egnor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Egnor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Flowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Goldsberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hamlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hampton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Harveys Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Isaac Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Keck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Lunsard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
McCallister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
McClure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
McComas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
McComas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Noah Sias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Peyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Peyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Roy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Saunders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Seites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Sias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Spears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Spears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Spurlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Spurlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Stowers - Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Trent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Triplett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Vickers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Wellman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Workman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Yeager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adkins Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Adkins Cemetery.

Alum Creek   [Map]     Layville   [Map]    
Banco   [Map]     Lory   [Map]    
Big Creek   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Chapmanville   [Map]     Manila   [Map]    
Cove Gap   [Map]     Milton   [Map]    
Culloden   [Map]     Morrisvale   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Rock Creek   [Map]    
Dodson Junction   [Map]     Sod   [Map]    
Emmons   [Map]     Tornado   [Map]    
Hamlin   [Map]     Turtle Creek   [Map]    
Harts   [Map]     West Hamlin   [Map]    
Horse Creek Junction   [Map]     Wewanta   [Map]    
Hurricane   [Map]     Woodville   [Map]    
Julian   [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 Adkins Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lincoln County.

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

Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hamlin   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Hurricane   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adkins Cemetery
 
Milton   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adkins 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 helpful 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 Adkins Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Lincoln County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for West Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Lincoln 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 West Virginia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Adkins 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 Adkins Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1534830   (Name of Record: Adkins Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 38.2084265     Lon: -82.0662459   [Map]
Elev: 294         Map Name: Hager

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Lincoln County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.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 Adkins Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2084, Longitude: -82.0662     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Adkins Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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