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The location of Estep Cemetery









A visit to the Estep Cemetery ...

The location of the Estep 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 Estep Cemetery ...

The Estep Cemetery is located in Mingo County. The county seat for Mingo County is located in Williamson.

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

Lat:   37.7709°   (37° 46' 15")

Lon:   -82.1343°   (-82° 8' 3")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Estep Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Alexanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Avis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Duty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Estep Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Gap Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Gilman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Harden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
J B Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Lower Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Mahon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Marcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Marcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Mounts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Estep Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79344<3>
 
Musick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Newsome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Newsome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Ooten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Sturgell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Sturgell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Upper Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Vance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Varney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Varney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Wellman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Whitman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Zornes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Estep 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 Estep Cemetery.

Belfry (KY)   [Map]     Mitchell Heights   [Map]    
Blackberry City   [Map]     Musick   [Map]    
Chattaroy   [Map]     Omar   [Map]    
Delbarton   [Map]     Peach Creek   [Map]    
Forest Hills (KY)   [Map]     Pie   [Map]    
Freeburn (KY)   [Map]     Ransom (KY)   [Map]    
Hardy (KY)   [Map]     Red Jacket   [Map]    
Hedgeview   [Map]     South Williamson (KY)   [Map]    
Holden   [Map]     Stone (KY)   [Map]    
Huddy (KY)   [Map]     Switzer   [Map]    
Logan   [Map]     Thompson Town   [Map]    
Man   [Map]     Troy Town   [Map]    
Matewan   [Map]     West Logan   [Map]    
McCarr (KY)   [Map]     Williamson   [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 Estep Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mingo County.

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

Holden   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Logan   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Estep Cemetery
 
Williamson   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Estep Cemetery

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 Estep Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Mingo 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    
Carter County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Letcher County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Magoffin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buchanan County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickenson County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tazewell County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wise County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Wythe County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha 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    
McDowell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wyoming County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Mingo 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 Mingo 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 Estep 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 Estep Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1538743   (Name of Record: Estep Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mingo
Lat: 37.7709357     Lon: -82.1342988   [Map]
Elev: 276         Map Name: Myrtle

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Mingo County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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 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 Estep Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7709, Longitude: -82.1343     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Estep 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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