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The location of Buena Chapel Cemetery









A visit to the Buena Chapel Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Buena Chapel Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Buena Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #2251488)

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 Buena Chapel Cemetery ...

The Buena Chapel Cemetery is located in Tucker County. The county seat for Tucker County is located in Parsons.

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

Lat:   39.0224°   (39° 1' 20")

Lon:   -79.4435°   (-79° 26' 36")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Buena Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Cortland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Fansler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Flanagan Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2255172
 
Flanagan Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Kerns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Teter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Buena Chapel Cemetery.

Arthur   [Map]     Hendricks   [Map]    
Aurora   [Map]     Leadsville   [Map]    
Bayard   [Map]     Montrose   [Map]    
Brushy Run   [Map]     Onego   [Map]    
Canaan Valley   [Map]     Parsons   [Map]    
Canfield   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Davis   [Map]     Pierce   [Map]    
Gladwin   [Map]     Red House (MD)   [Map]    
Hambleton   [Map]     Thomas   [Map]    
Harman   [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 Buena Chapel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tucker County.

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

Davis   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Elkins   [Map]
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Moorefield   [Map]
 - Located in Hardy County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Parsons   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery
 
Thomas   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buena Chapel Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Buena Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tucker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allegany County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garrett County (MD):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County (PA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Somerset County (PA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrisonburg City (VA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Highland County (VA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockbridge County (VA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rockingham County (VA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Shenandoah County (VA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Barbour County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hampshire County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hardy County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mineral County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monongalia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pendleton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pocahontas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Preston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Taylor County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Upshur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Tucker County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for West Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Buena Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #2251488)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of West Virginia
 

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 Buena Chapel Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Buena Chapel Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Buena Chapel Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Buena Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2251488

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Tucker County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<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 Buena Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0224, Longitude: -79.4435     [Map].

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