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The location of Frasher Cemetery









A visit to the Frasher Cemetery ...

The location of the Frasher 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 Frasher Cemetery ...

The Frasher 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 Frasher Cemetery

Lat:   38.0968°   (38° 5' 48")

Lon:   -82.5724°   (-82° 34' 20")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 59 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Frasher Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alley Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Artrip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Bartram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Billups Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Bradley Gap Cemetery (?) (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Busseyville United Methodist Church Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 
Cartmill Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Cassidy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Christian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Crabtree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Damron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Emerson - Stratton Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Ferguson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Five Forks Cemetery (?) (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Frasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Greenlawn Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Hanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Hardin Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Harless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Hewlett Family Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2370164<4>
 
Hickory View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Hutchison Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2594231
 
Joels Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Kinner Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #74730
 
Lakin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Little Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
McClure Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #75019
 
Miller Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Miller Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Napier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Noe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Plymal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Pratt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Preece Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Rowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
See Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Shannon Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Smoky Valley Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Trent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Vinson Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Watts & Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Wellman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Workman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frasher Cemetery
 
Yatesville Memorial Gardens (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher 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 Frasher Cemetery.

Adams (KY)   [Map]     Irad (KY)   [Map]    
Ben Bow (KY)   [Map]     Ivory (KY)   [Map]    
Bumblebee (KY)   [Map]     Keturah (KY)   [Map]    
Busseyville (KY)   [Map]     Ledocio (KY)   [Map]    
Cadmus (KY)   [Map]     Louisa (KY)   [Map]    
Catalpa (KY)   [Map]     Maynard (KY)   [Map]    
Clifford (KY)   [Map]     Mineral Springs   [Map]    
Ellen (KY)   [Map]     Smoky Valley (KY)   [Map]    
Evergreen (KY)   [Map]     Stringtown (KY)   [Map]    
Fallsburg (KY)   [Map]     Torchlight (KY)   [Map]    
Five Forks (KY)   [Map]     Walbridge (KY)   [Map]    
Fort Gay   [Map]     Yatesville (KY)   [Map]    
Gallup (KY)   [Map]     Zelda (KY)   [Map]    
Goldie (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 Frasher 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 Frasher Cemetery.

Louisa   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (KY)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frasher Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Frasher Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Breathitt County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Carter County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Elliott County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Floyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Greenup County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Johnson County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Knott County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Lewis County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Magoffin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Martin County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Menifee County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Morgan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Pike County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Rowan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Wolfe County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Scioto County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Boone County:     Cyndi's
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Cabell County:     Cyndi's
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Mason County:     Cyndi's
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Mingo County:     Cyndi's
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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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 Frasher 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 Frasher Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1539236   (Name of Record: Frasher Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 38.096755     Lon: -82.5723776   [Map]
Elev: 215         Map Name: Louisa

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 'point-to-point' 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 Frasher Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0968, Longitude: -82.5724     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Frasher 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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