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(Mingo County, West Virginia)


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The location of Alexanders Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Alexanders Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Alexanders Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Alexanders Cemetery...

The Alexanders Cemetery is located in Mingo County. The county seat for Mingo County is located in Williamson.

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

Lat:   37.8623°   (37° 51' 44")

Lon:   -82.1596°   (-82° 9' 34")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Alexanders Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Alexanders Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mingo County.

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

Holden   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Logan   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Williamson   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Alexanders Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Avis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Butcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Damron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Dempsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Dingess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Dingess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Estep Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Estep Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Fillinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Gap Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Gilman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Hanna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78577<4>
 
J B Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Lackey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Marcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Marcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
McCloud Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Mounts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79344
 
Mullins - Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Newsome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Newsome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Ooten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Ooten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Sol Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Sturgell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Sturgell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Tomblin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Vance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Vance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Wellman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Alexanders Cemetery
 
Zornes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Alexanders Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Alexanders Cemetery.

Banco   [Map]Holden   [Map]Red Jacket   [Map]
Big Creek   [Map]Kermit   [Map]South Williamson (KY)   [Map]
Chapmanville   [Map]Logan   [Map]Switzer   [Map]
Chattaroy   [Map]Lovely (KY)   [Map]Thompson Town   [Map]
Delbarton   [Map]Manila   [Map]Troy Town   [Map]
Greyeagle   [Map]Mitchell Heights   [Map]Warfield (KY)   [Map]
Harts   [Map]Omar   [Map]West Logan   [Map]
Hedgeview   [Map]Peach Creek   [Map]Williamson   [Map]
Hode (KY)   [Map]Pilgrim (KY)   [Map]Wilsondale   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Alexanders Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Mingo County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elliott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Letcher County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Magoffin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buchanan County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickenson County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tazewell County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wythe County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McDowell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wyoming County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Mingo 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,     of Mingo 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 Alexanders 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 Alexanders Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1534871   (Name of Record: Alexanders Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mingo
Lat: 37.8623221     Lon: -82.1595792   [Map]
Elev: 315         Map Name: Myrtle

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8623, Longitude: -82.1596     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Alexanders Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Alexanders Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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