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The location of Finley Cemetery









A visit to the Finley Cemetery ...

The location of the Finley 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 Finley Cemetery ...

The Finley Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Wayne.

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

Lat:   38.1201°   (38° 7' 12")

Lon:   -82.3246°   (-82° 19' 28")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 103 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Finley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Albright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Bear Knob Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Beckelheimer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Blankenship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Bradshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Copley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Damron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Dan Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Dean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Dean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Dial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Dial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Drenner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Dyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Finley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Fry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Fry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Fulks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Hobbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Hooker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Isaacs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Jarett Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Finley Cemetery
 
John Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Finley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Justice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Longpoint Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Lower Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Lycans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Lynn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Marilyn Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Mars Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Muck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Pat Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Peyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Preston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Queen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Queens Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Finley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79635<4>
 
Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Sanson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Saunders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Saunders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Sias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Stiltner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Tallclay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Upper Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Works Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Finley Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Finley Cemetery.

Armilda   [Map]     Louisa (KY)   [Map]    
Big Creek   [Map]     Maynard (KY)   [Map]    
Buchanan (KY)   [Map]     Mineral Springs   [Map]    
Catalpa (KY)   [Map]     Sheridan   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Smoky Valley (KY)   [Map]    
Clifford (KY)   [Map]     Torchlight (KY)   [Map]    
Cove Gap   [Map]     Walbridge (KY)   [Map]    
Five Forks (KY)   [Map]     Wayne   [Map]    
Fort Gay   [Map]     West Hamlin   [Map]    
Gallup (KY)   [Map]     Wewanta   [Map]    
Hamlin   [Map]     Wilsondale   [Map]    
Harts   [Map]     Zelda (KY)   [Map]    
Hode (KY)   [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 Finley Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

Hamlin   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Louisa   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Finley Cemetery
 
Wayne   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Finley Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Finley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

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Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wayne 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 Wayne 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 Finley 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 Finley Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1538969   (Name of Record: Finley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 38.1200906     Lon: -82.3245905   [Map]
Elev: 346         Map Name: Kiahsville

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Finley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1201, Longitude: -82.3246     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Finley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>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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