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Our GPS coordinates for the Wolfsville 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 Wolfsville Cemetery...

The Wolfsville Cemetery is located in Frederick County. The county seat for Frederick County is located in Frederick.

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

Lat:   39.5779°   (39° 34' 40")

Lon:   -77.5461°   (-77° 32' 45")

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

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

Boonsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Hagerstown   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Keedysville   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Myersville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Smithsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Wolfsville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Apples Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Beards Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Bethel Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1982964<4>
 
Boonsboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 - Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties: MIHP ID #WA-II-977<5>
 
Brandenburg Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Brook Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Browns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Christ Reformed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Funkstown Public Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Garfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Grossnickles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Harmony Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Lena Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Prospect Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Mountaindale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Myersville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Myersville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Pleasant Walk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
St. James Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Smithsburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Stouffers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Summers Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Toms Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Trinity Graveyard   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Wellers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #81757
 
Welty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Wolfsville Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolfsville Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 31 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Wolfsville Cemetery.

Blue Ridge Summit (PA)   [Map]Hagerstown   [Map]Pen Mar   [Map]
Boonsboro   [Map]Highfield-Cascade   [Map]Pondsville   [Map]
Bridgeport   [Map]Hill Village   [Map]Robinwood   [Map]
Cascade   [Map]Keedysville   [Map]Rouzerville (PA)   [Map]
Cavetown   [Map]Leitersburg   [Map]Sabillasville   [Map]
Chewsville   [Map]Middletown   [Map]Saint James Village   [Map]
Clover Hill   [Map]Mount Aetna   [Map]San Mar   [Map]
Eakles Mills   [Map]Mount Lena   [Map]Smithsburg   [Map]
Funkstown   [Map]Myersville   [Map]Thurmont   [Map]
Green Village   [Map]Paramount-Long Meadow   [Map]Woodcrest Village   [Map]
Greenvale Village   [Map]Pen Mar (PA)   [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 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Wolfsville Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Maryland:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Frederick County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allegany County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Anne Arundel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baltimore City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baltimore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Howard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prince George's County:       Cyndi's List          
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cumberland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Huntingdon County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
York County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Arlington County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fairfax County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fauquier County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Frederick County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Loudoun County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prince William County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Winchester City (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Berkeley County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampshire County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Maryland:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1711372   (Name of Record: Wolfsville Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Frederick
Lat: 39.5778765     Lon: -77.5461   [Map]
Elev: 344         Map Name: Myersville

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Maryland

About Frederick County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Frederick County: www.co.frederick.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: 39.5779, Longitude: -77.5461     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Wolfsville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Wolfsville 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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<5>The Maryland Historical Trust (MHT) has created and maintains a database of historic properties that is called MIHP (for the Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties). More information about the MHT and MIHP can be found on their website: mht.maryland.gov.

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