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The location of Bulger Cemetery









A visit to the Bulger Cemetery ...

The location of the Bulger 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 Bulger Cemetery ...

The Bulger Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Hamlin.

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

Lat:   38.1348°   (38° 8' 5")

Lon:   -81.9812°   (-81° 58' 52")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 66 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bulger Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Antill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77582<3>
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Bear Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Black Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Calloway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Cummings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Egnor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Egnor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Goldsberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Harless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78686
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Hunter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Linville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
McClure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
McNealy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79127
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Noah Sias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Pauley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Peck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Plumley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79774
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Ryan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Sias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Spears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Spurlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Spurlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79987
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Stowers - Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Tawney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80072
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Toney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Trent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Vickers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80271

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 Bulger Cemetery.

Banco   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Big Creek   [Map]     Manila   [Map]    
Chapmanville   [Map]     Morrisvale   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Powell Creek   [Map]    
Dodson Junction   [Map]     Price Hill   [Map]    
Foster   [Map]     Ridgeview   [Map]    
Hamlin   [Map]     Rock Creek   [Map]    
Harts   [Map]     Sod   [Map]    
Horse Creek Junction   [Map]     South Madison   [Map]    
Julian   [Map]     Turtle Creek   [Map]    
Layville   [Map]     Washington Heights   [Map]    
Lory   [Map]     Wewanta   [Map]    
Low Gap   [Map]     Woodville   [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 Bulger Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lincoln County.

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

Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Hamlin   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bulger Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bulger Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Bulger Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Carter County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Greenup County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Johnson County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Morgan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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 Bulger 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 Bulger Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1536683   (Name of Record: Bulger Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 38.1348191     Lon: -81.9812406   [Map]
Elev: 280         Map Name: Griffithsville

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/

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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bulger Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1348, Longitude: -81.9812     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bulger Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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