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The location of Hunter Cemetery









A visit to the Hunter Cemetery ...

The location of the Hunter 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 Hunter Cemetery ...

The Hunter Cemetery is located in Lincoln County. The county seat for Lincoln County is located in Hamlin.

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

Lat:   38.0373°   (38° 2' 14")

Lon:   -82.0160°   (-82° 0' 57")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 86 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hunter Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Antill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77582<3>
 
Asberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Baisden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2426854
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Bear Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77730
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Browning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Bulger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Butcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Campbell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Conley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2230130
 
DeHaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Dempsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Dingess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Dingess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Dotson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Duty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Elkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78282
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Ferrellsburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2469055
 
Fowler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78404
 
Frye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Hainer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Hill Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2307568
 
Hill Family   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2361076
 
Huffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Justice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Lily Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
May Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Maynard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Mobley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Mullins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Old Burwell Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2437625
 
Old Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Perrys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Piney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79564
 
Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Rakes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Scaggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Spears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79987
 
Stolling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Vance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Varnie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Vickers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Wheatley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2509799
 
Wheatley Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2509212
 
Willie Stollings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2251555
 
Workman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Logan County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Workman Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80359

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 Hunter Cemetery.

Banco   [Map]     Mitchell Heights   [Map]    
Big Creek   [Map]     Morrisvale   [Map]    
Chapmanville   [Map]     Peach Creek   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Powell Creek   [Map]    
Dodson Junction   [Map]     Price Hill   [Map]    
Greenview   [Map]     Ramage   [Map]    
Harts   [Map]     Rock Creek   [Map]    
Havana   [Map]     South Madison   [Map]    
Hewett   [Map]     Turtle Creek   [Map]    
Jeffrey   [Map]     Washington Heights   [Map]    
Layville   [Map]     West Logan   [Map]    
Low Gap   [Map]     Wewanta   [Map]    
Madison   [Map]     Woodville   [Map]    
Manila   [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 Hunter Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lincoln County.

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

Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hunter Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Hunter Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Hunter Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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 Hunter 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 Hunter Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1540598   (Name of Record: Hunter Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lincoln
Lat: 38.037321     Lon: -82.0159624   [Map]
Elev: 257         Map Name: Big Creek

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Lincoln County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/

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 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 Hunter Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0373, Longitude: -82.0160     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hunter 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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<4>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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