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The location of Anderson Cemetery









A visit to the Anderson Cemetery ...

The location of the Anderson 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 Anderson Cemetery ...

The Anderson Cemetery is located in Roane County. The county seat for Roane County is located in Spencer.

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

Lat:   38.8868°   (38° 53' 12")

Lon:   -81.4979°   (-81° 29' 52")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Anderson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Beckley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Board Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Board Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Board Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Board Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Buck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Buffalo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Callow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Camelite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Center Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Chrislip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Cranesnest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Fox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Garder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Gridley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Hurd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Kent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
McClung Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
McCutcheon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Meadowdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Mt. Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Sheets Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Two Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Anderson Cemetery

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 Anderson Cemetery.

Arnoldsburg   [Map]     Kentuck   [Map]    
Baden   [Map]     Mineral Acres   [Map]    
Bashan (OH)   [Map]     Mineral Wells   [Map]    
Burning Springs   [Map]     Odaville   [Map]    
Cicerone   [Map]     Peewee   [Map]    
Elizabeth   [Map]     Pleasant View   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Racine (OH)   [Map]    
Flint Town   [Map]     Ravenswood   [Map]    
Freeport   [Map]     Reedy   [Map]    
Grantsville   [Map]     Ripley   [Map]    
Greencastle   [Map]     Slate   [Map]    
Kanawha   [Map]     Spencer   [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 Anderson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Roane County.

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

Elizabeth   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Ravenswood   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Anderson Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Anderson 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, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Anderson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Roane County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County (OH):       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    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vinton County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Braxton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Roane 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 Roane 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 Anderson 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 Anderson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1534939   (Name of Record: Anderson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roane
Lat: 38.8867512     Lon: -81.4979004   [Map]
Elev: 322         Map Name: Reedy

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Roane County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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 obstructions 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 Anderson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8868, Longitude: -81.4979     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Anderson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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