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The location of Oxley Cemetery









A visit to the Oxley Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Oxley Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Oxley Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Oxley Cemetery (FAG ID #79484)

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 Oxley Cemetery ...

The Oxley Cemetery is located in Boone County. The county seat for Boone County is located in Madison.

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

Lat:   38.0754°   (38° 4' 31")

Lon:   -81.6091°   (-81° 36' 32")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Oxley Cemetery has been estimated.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Oxley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2183378
 
Atkins - Javins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2208438
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2549037
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77661
 
Bias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77761
 
Bloomingrose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2275944
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77827
 
Burnside - Byrnside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2484468
 
Coon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78067
 
Cooper's Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78073
 
Courtney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78087
 
Dolin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2520733
 
Drawdy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78224
 
Evans Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78304
 
Fauber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78342
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78350
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78401
 
Foster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
G.W. Estep Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2330582
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Harless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78587
 
Harless Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2463456
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78773
 
Jarrells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78803
 
Javins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78808
 
Javins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78809
 
Kinder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78875
 
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78886
 
Little White Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80281
 
Lloyd Wesley Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2456999
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
McDerment Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79109
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79145
 
Mechanics & Miners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79153
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Miller Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2497688
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Mordue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79234
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79530
 
Pettry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79538
 
Pineview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79563
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79599
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79619
 
Price Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2446996
 
Rumble Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2253108
 
Snodgrass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79945
 
Snodgrass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80200
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80303
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Oxley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80304
 
Workman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Oxley Cemetery
 
Wrightsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Oxley Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within Less than 2 miles of the Oxley Cemetery.

Andrew   [Map]     Keith   [Map]    
Bloomingrose   [Map]     Kirbyton   [Map]    
Cabot   [Map]     Milltown   [Map]    
Comfort   [Map]     Nelson   [Map]    
Coopertown   [Map]     Orgas   [Map]    
Eden   [Map]     Peytona   [Map]    
Elk Run Junction   [Map]     Prenter   [Map]    
Fosterville   [Map]     Racine   [Map]    
Gordon   [Map]     Seth   [Map]    
Hopkins Fork   [Map]     Sharlow   [Map]    
Janie   [Map]     Sylvester   [Map]    
Joes Creek   [Map]     Williams Mountain   [Map]    
Johns   [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 Oxley Cemetery. The following communities are located in Boone County.

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

Peytona   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Oxley Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

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

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Boone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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 Boone County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for West Virginia
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Oxley Cemetery (FAG ID #79484)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Boone 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 Oxley Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Oxley Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Oxley Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Oxley Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1544499   (Name of Record: Oxley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Boone
Lat: 38.0753818     Lon: -81.6090054   [Map]
Elev: 233         Map Name: Sylvester

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #79484

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>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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<2>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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<3>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 Oxley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0754, Longitude: -81.6091     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Oxley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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