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The location of Nunn Cemetery









A visit to the Nunn Cemetery ...

The location of the Nunn 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 Nunn Cemetery ...

The Nunn Cemetery is located in Mercer County. The county seat for Mercer County is located in Princeton.

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

Lat:   37.2907°   (37° 17' 26")

Lon:   -81.1993°   (-81° 11' 57")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 107 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Nunn Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Belcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Bratton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Butt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Butt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Calfee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Calfee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Coffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Comfort Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Compton Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Delp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Dillon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Donley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Doyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County (VA)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hager Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hall - Gott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Harless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Harry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Harry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hartwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Herndon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Honaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Hypes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Lincoln Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Maple Hill Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Maple Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
McQuire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Miles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Monte Vista Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Mt. Herman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Mullin Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County (VA)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Page Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Patterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Poe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Pruett Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Restlawn Memorial Estate   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Roach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Robinett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Roselawn Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Rye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
St. Lukes Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
St. Peters Lutheran Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Sandlick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Shrader Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Shumate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Stowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Sword Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Terry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Thomason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Tiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Tuggle Cemetery (VA)   [Map]
 - Located in Bland County (VA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Wall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Wimmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Winfrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Winfrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Witten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Nunn Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Nunn Cemetery.

Abbs Valley (VA)   [Map]     Johnston Town   [Map]    
Anawalt   [Map]     Little Town (VA)   [Map]    
Athens   [Map]     Matoaka   [Map]    
Bluefield   [Map]     Montcalm   [Map]    
Bluefield (VA)   [Map]     Northfork   [Map]    
Boissevain (VA)   [Map]     Oakvale   [Map]    
Bramwell   [Map]     Pocahontas (VA)   [Map]    
Coopers   [Map]     Princeton   [Map]    
Edison   [Map]     Weyanoke   [Map]    
Elkhorn   [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 Nunn Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mercer County.

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

Bluefield   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Keystone   [Map]
 - Located in McDowell County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Matoaka   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nunn Cemetery
 
Princeton   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nunn 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, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Nunn Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Mercer County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bland County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buchanan County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Craig County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Galax City (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Giles County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grayson County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pulaski County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Radford City (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Russell County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Smyth County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tazewell County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wythe County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenbrier County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
McDowell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Summers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wyoming County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Mercer 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 Mercer 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 Nunn 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 Nunn Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1552351   (Name of Record: Nunn Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mercer
Lat: 37.290673     Lon: -81.1992628   [Map]
Elev: 802         Map Name: Bluefield

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in West Virginia

About Mercer County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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 obstructions 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 Nunn Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2907, Longitude: -81.1993     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nunn Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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