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The location of Urice & Kerns Cemetery









A visit to the Urice & Kerns Cemetery ...

The location of the Urice & Kerns 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 Urice & Kerns Cemetery ...

The Urice & Kerns Cemetery is located in Mineral County. The county seat for Mineral County is located in Keyser.

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

Lat:   39.4301°   (39° 25' 48")

Lon:   -78.9278°   (-78° 55' 40")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Bever Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Culp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Cundiff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery (MD)   [Map]
 - Located in Allegany County (MD)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2204731<3>
 
Dayton Cemetery (MD)   [Map]
 - Located in Allegany County (MD)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80885
 
Dayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Delawder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Duckworth Cemetery (MD)   [Map]
 - Located in Allegany County (MD)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2399183
 
Duling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Eusiva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Gerstell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Greenwall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Headsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
John Liller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Leatherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Ludwick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Mead Chapel Biser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Meadow View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery (MD)   [Map]
 - Located in Allegany County (MD)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2308385
 
Miller McCarty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Mineral Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Poor Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Potomac Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Queens Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Rawlings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Roderick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Staggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Stone Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Sulter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Thrush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Thrush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Umstot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Waxler Cemetery (MD)   [Map]
 - Located in Allegany County (MD)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Whip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery.

Barton (MD)   [Map]     Midlothian (MD)   [Map]    
Bloomington (MD)   [Map]     New Creek   [Map]    
Burlington   [Map]     Nikep (MD)   [Map]    
Elk Garden   [Map]     Piedmont   [Map]    
Fort Ashby   [Map]     Pinto (MD)   [Map]    
Hartmansville   [Map]     Rawlings (MD)   [Map]    
Keyser   [Map]     Ritters   [Map]    
Kitzmiller (MD)   [Map]     Romney   [Map]    
Klondike (MD)   [Map]     Spring Gap (MD)   [Map]    
Loarville (MD)   [Map]     Sulphur City   [Map]    
Lonaconing (MD)   [Map]     Three Churches   [Map]    
Luke (MD)   [Map]     Westernport (MD)   [Map]    
Midland (MD)   [Map]     Woodland (MD)   [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 Urice & Kerns Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mineral County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Urice & Kerns Cemetery.

Elk Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Keyser   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Lonaconing   [Map]
 - Located in Allegany County (MD)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery
 
Romney   [Map]
 - Located in Hampshire County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Urice & Kerns Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Urice & Kerns Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Mineral County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Mineral 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 Mineral 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 Urice & Kerns 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 Urice & Kerns Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1937407   (Name of Record: Urice and Kerns Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mineral
Lat: 39.4300948     Lon: -78.9278026   [Map]
Elev: 286         Map Name: Keyser

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mineral County: www.mineralcountywv.com/

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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Urice & Kerns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4301, Longitude: -78.9278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Urice & Kerns 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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