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The location of Bailey Cemetery









A visit to the Bailey Cemetery ...

The location of the Bailey 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 Bailey Cemetery ...

The Bailey Cemetery is located in Mercer County. The county seat for Mercer County is located in Princeton.

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

Lat:   37.3071°   (37° 18' 25")

Lon:   -81.1795°   (-81° 10' 46")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 113 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bailey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bratton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Butt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Butt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Calfee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Calfee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Carper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Cassidy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Coffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Comfort Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Delp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Dillon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Donley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Doyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County (VA)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hall - Gott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Harless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Harry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Harry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hartwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Harvey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Herndon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Honaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hypes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Lincoln Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Maple Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
McQuire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Miles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Monte Vista Park   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Mt. Herman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Nunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Oney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Pruett Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Resthaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Restlawn Memorial Estate   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Robinett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
St. Peters Lutheran Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County (VA)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Sandlick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Shrader Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Shrader Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Shumate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Sword Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Terry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Thomason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Tiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Tuggle Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Walters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Winfrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Winfrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bailey Cemetery.

Abbs Valley (VA)   [Map]     Johnston Town   [Map]    
Anawalt   [Map]     Keystone   [Map]    
Athens   [Map]     Little Town (VA)   [Map]    
Bluefield   [Map]     Matoaka   [Map]    
Bluefield (VA)   [Map]     Montcalm   [Map]    
Boissevain (VA)   [Map]     Northfork   [Map]    
Bramwell   [Map]     Oakvale   [Map]    
Coopers   [Map]     Pocahontas (VA)   [Map]    
Edison   [Map]     Princeton   [Map]    
Elkhorn   [Map]     Weyanoke   [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 Bailey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mercer County.

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

Bluefield   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Keystone   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Matoaka   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Princeton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey 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 either 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 Bailey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Mercer County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Bland County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Mercer 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 Mercer 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 Bailey 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 Bailey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1550147   (Name of Record: Bailey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mercer
Lat: 37.3070619     Lon: -81.1795397   [Map]
Elev: 781         Map Name: Bluefield

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Mercer County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bailey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3071, Longitude: -81.1795     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bailey Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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