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Profile for the Asbury Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Asbury 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 Asbury Cemetery...

The Asbury Cemetery is located in Kanawha County. The county seat for Kanawha County is located in Charleston.

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

Lat:   38.5493°   (38° 32' 57")

Lon:   -81.6782°   (-81° 40' 41")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Asbury 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 Asbury Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Kanawha County.

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

Charleston   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Cross Lanes   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Dunbar   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Nitro   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Saint Albans   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
South Charleston   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Asbury Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 84 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Asbury Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albert E Humphreys Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Altz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Barnette Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Baxter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Blackshire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Boggess Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Bowles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Bowles Ridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Carney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Cartwright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Cavender Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Centerview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Clendenin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Comer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Counts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Covey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery 1   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78365<4>
 
Floral Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Fougharty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Goff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Good Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Good Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Hanes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Haynes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
John Beane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #172253
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Kiser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Koontz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Lanham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Lanham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Lilly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Mangus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
McClanahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Monk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Newhouser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Paxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Rock Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Rocky Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Sam Derrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Shafer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Shamblen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Shamblin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Shorts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Showen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Siders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Sissonville Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1168153
 
Slater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Thaxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Vandine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Wade Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Asbury Cemetery
 
Wheatcraft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Asbury 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 Asbury Cemetery.

Aarons   [Map]Flint Town   [Map]Raymond City   [Map]
Airport Village   [Map]Fraziers Bottom   [Map]Rock Lake Village   [Map]
Bancroft   [Map]Jefferson   [Map]Saint Albans   [Map]
Charleston   [Map]Kanawha City   [Map]Scott Village   [Map]
Cicerone   [Map]Kentuck   [Map]Sissonville   [Map]
Cross Lanes   [Map]Liberty   [Map]South Charleston   [Map]
Dunbar   [Map]Nitro   [Map]Teays Valley   [Map]
Eleanor   [Map]Pinch   [Map]Teays Village   [Map]
Elkview   [Map]Poca   [Map]Tornado   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Asbury Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Kanawha 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    
Morgan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
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    
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    
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    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne 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,     of Kanawha 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 Kanawha 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 Asbury 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 Asbury Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1535039   (Name of Record: Asbury Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Kanawha
Lat: 38.5492584     Lon: -81.6781836   [Map]
Elev: 303         Map Name: Sissonville

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About Kanawha County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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: 38.5493, Longitude: -81.6782     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Asbury Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Asbury 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 starts in . A straight line distance ignores things 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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