RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Ferrell Cemetery
(Mingo County, West Virginia)


Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  WV
Communities

The location of Ferrell Cemetery

Click for Interactive Map
Click here for an interactive map for
Ferrell Cemetery
and the surrounding area.
 
 

Profile for the Ferrell Cemetery ...

Click for Interactive Map

Our GPS coordinates for the Ferrell Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Ferrell Cemetery...

The Ferrell 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 Ferrell Cemetery

Lat:   37.6543°   (37° 39' 15")

Lon:   -82.0237°   (-82° 1' 25")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Ferrell Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Ferrell 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 Ferrell Cemetery.

Holden   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Ferrell Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ferrell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Chafin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Daniels Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Duty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Farley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Italy Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Mahon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Matthew Hatfield Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Meador Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Mounts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Musick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Musick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Simkins Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Sizemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Toler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Varney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Varney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ferrell Cemetery
 
Varney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Ferrell Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ferrell Cemetery.

Baisden   [Map]Holden   [Map]Omar   [Map]
Blackberry City   [Map]Majestic (KY)   [Map]Phelps (KY)   [Map]
Cub City   [Map]Mallory   [Map]Pie   [Map]
Delbarton   [Map]Man   [Map]Ransom (KY)   [Map]
Freeburn (KY)   [Map]Matewan   [Map]Red Jacket   [Map]
Gilbert Creek   [Map]McCarr (KY)   [Map]Stopover (KY)   [Map]
Gilbert   [Map]Mineral City   [Map]Switzer   [Map]
Hardy (KY)   [Map]Musick   [Map]Wharncliffe   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Ferrell 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:

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    
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    
Smyth 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      
McDowell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mercer 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,     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,     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 Ferrell 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 Ferrell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1538936   (Name of Record: Ferrell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mingo
Lat: 37.6542735     Lon: -82.0237357   [Map]
Elev: 401         Map Name: Barnabus

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for 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 values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6543, Longitude: -82.0237     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ferrell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ferrell Cemetery should not be considered precise.

- Return to Citation

<2>This 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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  Other   WV
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 15 Sep 2018
By John Hall