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(Braxton County, West Virginia)


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Profile for the Frame Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Frame 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 Frame Cemetery...

The Frame Cemetery is located in Braxton County. The county seat for Braxton County is located in Sutton.

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

Lat:   38.6490°   (38° 38' 56")

Lon:   -80.7412°   (-80° 44' 28")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Frame 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 Frame Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Braxton County.

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

Burnsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Gassaway   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Frame Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Braxton County.

Baker Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Bealls Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Boone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Braxton County Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Camden Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Canfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Cutlip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Dickey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Elizabeth Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Ellison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Frame Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Hoover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Houston - Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Keener Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Middle Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Morrison United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Morton Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Frame Cemetery
 
New Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Otter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Shaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Starkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Stumble Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Sutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frame Cemetery
 
Sutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frame Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Frame Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Erbacon   [Map]Heaters   [Map]
Arnett   [Map]Excelsior   [Map]Muddlety   [Map]
Burnsville   [Map]Exchange   [Map]Mudfork   [Map]
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]Flatwoods   [Map]Orma   [Map]
Canfield   [Map]Gassaway   [Map]Sand Fork   [Map]
Clem   [Map]Glenville   [Map]Sutton   [Map]
Cleveland   [Map]Hacker Valley   [Map]Tioga   [Map]
Cowen   [Map]Harrison   [Map]Truebada   [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 turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Frame Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Braxton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenbrier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pocahontas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upshur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Braxton 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 Braxton 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 Frame 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 Frame Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1539216   (Name of Record: Frame Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Braxton
Lat: 38.6489889     Lon: -80.7412093   [Map]
Elev: 307         Map Name: Sutton

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Braxton 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: 38.6490, Longitude: -80.7412     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Frame Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<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.

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

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