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(Cabell County, West Virginia)


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Profile for the Milton Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Milton 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 Milton Cemetery...

The Milton Cemetery is located in Cabell County. The county seat for Cabell County is located in Huntington.

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

Lat:   38.4367°   (38° 26' 12")

Lon:   -82.1267°   (-82° 7' 36")

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

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

Barboursville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Hamlin   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Huntington   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Hurricane   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Milton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Nitro   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Milton Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Milton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arthur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Blue Sulphur Burial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Burton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Chapman Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Culloden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Enom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Forest Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Love Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Lundsford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Maupin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Mud River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Staten Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Swann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Sycamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Trace Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lincoln County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Union Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Waugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Milton Cemetery
 
White Chapel Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Milton Cemetery
 
Zoar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Milton 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 Milton Cemetery.

Athalia (OH)   [Map]Fraziers Bottom   [Map]Raymond City   [Map]
Bancroft   [Map]Hamlin   [Map]Scott Village   [Map]
Barboursville   [Map]Huntington   [Map]Teays Valley   [Map]
Bladen (OH)   [Map]Hurricane   [Map]Teays Village   [Map]
Buffalo   [Map]Indian Village   [Map]Tornado   [Map]
Crown City   [Map]Milton   [Map]Upland   [Map]
Crown City (OH)   [Map]Nitro   [Map]West Hamlin   [Map]
Culloden   [Map]Pea Ridge   [Map]Winfield   [Map]
Eleanor   [Map]Proctorville (OH)   [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 begin with 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 - 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 Milton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cabell County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elliott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenup County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lawrence 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    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scioto County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vinton County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette 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    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo 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    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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 Cabell 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 Cabell 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 Milton 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 Milton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2586202   (Name of Record: Milton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cabell
Lat: 38.4367241     Lon: -82.1266882   [Map]
Map Name: Milton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cabell County: www.cabellcounty.org/

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: 38.4367, Longitude: -82.1267     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Milton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Milton 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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