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The location of Burton Cemetery









A visit to the Burton Cemetery ...

The location of the Burton 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 Burton Cemetery ...

The Burton Cemetery is located in Putnam County. The county seat for Putnam County is located in Winfield.

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

Lat:   38.4465°   (38° 26' 47")

Lon:   -82.0179°   (-82° 1' 4")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Burton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Chapman Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Culloden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Fraizer Bottom Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
J L Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Leadman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Lundsford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Middleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Staten Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Sycamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Trace Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Winfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Zoar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Burton Cemetery

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 Burton Cemetery.

Alum Creek   [Map]     Milton   [Map]    
Bancroft   [Map]     Nitro   [Map]    
Barboursville   [Map]     Poca   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     Raymond City   [Map]    
Cross Lanes   [Map]     Saint Albans   [Map]    
Culloden   [Map]     Scott Village   [Map]    
Dunbar   [Map]     Sod   [Map]    
Eleanor   [Map]     Teays Valley   [Map]    
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]     Teays Village   [Map]    
Hamlin   [Map]     Tornado   [Map]    
Hurricane   [Map]     Upland   [Map]    
Indian Village   [Map]     West Hamlin   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Winfield   [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 Burton Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Putnam County.

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

Barboursville   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Buffalo   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Cross Lanes   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Dunbar   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Hamlin   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Hurricane   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Milton   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Nitro   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Saint Albans   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Burton Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Burton 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 Burton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Putnam County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Carter County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Greenup County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Morgan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Scioto County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Vinton County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Boone County:     Cyndi's
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Cabell County:     Cyndi's
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Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Logan County:     Cyndi's
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Mason County:     Cyndi's
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Mingo County:     Cyndi's
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Nicholas County:     Cyndi's
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Raleigh County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Wayne County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Putnam 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 Putnam 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 Burton 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 Burton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1536774   (Name of Record: Burton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Putnam
Lat: 38.4464782     Lon: -82.0179148   [Map]
Elev: 228         Map Name: Hurricane

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Putnam 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Burton Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4465, Longitude: -82.0179     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Burton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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