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(Garrett County, Maryland)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Harvey - Wilson 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.

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The Location of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery...

The Harvey - Wilson Cemetery is located in Garrett County. The county seat for Garrett County is located in Oakland.

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

Lat:   39.3326°   (39° 19' 57")

Lon:   -79.3112°   (-79° 18' 40")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Harvey - Wilson 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 Harvey - Wilson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Garrett County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery.

Davis   [Map]
 - Located in Tucker County (WV)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Elk Garden   [Map]
 - Located in Mineral County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Keyser   [Map]
 - Located in Mineral County (WV)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Oakland   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Terra Alta   [Map]
 - Located in Preston County (WV)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Thomas   [Map]
 - Located in Tucker County (WV)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bayard Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Beckman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Beckman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Blackburn Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mineral County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Chisholm - Nydegger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Deer Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mineral County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Gortner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Lish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Mayle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Moreland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Mineral County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Paughs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Red House Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Schaeffer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Upole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Wesley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery
 
Wonderly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery.

Aurora (WV)   [Map]Kitzmiller   [Map]Piedmont (WV)   [Map]
Bayard (WV)   [Map]Loch Lynn Heights   [Map]Red House   [Map]
Bloomington   [Map]Luke   [Map]Sulphur City (WV)   [Map]
Davis (WV)   [Map]McHenry   [Map]Swanton   [Map]
Deer Park   [Map]Mountain Lake Park   [Map]Terra Alta (WV)   [Map]
Elk Garden (WV)   [Map]New Creek (WV)   [Map]Thomas (WV)   [Map]
Hartmansville (WV)   [Map]Oakland   [Map]Westernport   [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 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 Harvey - Wilson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Maryland:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Garrett County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allegany County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Somerset County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Westmoreland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Frederick County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rockingham County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shenandoah County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampshire County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardy County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mineral County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pendleton County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Preston County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tucker County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upshur County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Maryland:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Maryland,     of Garrett County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Maryland
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Maryland
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Maryland,     of Garrett 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 Maryland

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Harvey - Wilson 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 Harvey - Wilson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #584893   (Name of Record: Harvey-Wilson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Garrett
Lat: 39.3326013     Lon: -79.3111531   [Map]
Elev: 860         Map Name: Gorman

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Maryland

About Garrett County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Garrett County: www.co.garrett.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.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: 39.3326, Longitude: -79.3112     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Harvey - Wilson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Harvey - Wilson 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 from . 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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