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The location of Browning Cemetery









A visit to the Browning Cemetery ...

The location of the Browning 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 Browning Cemetery ...

The Browning Cemetery is located in Meigs County. The county seat for Meigs County is located in Pomeroy.

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

Lat:   39.0051°   (39° 0' 18")

Lon:   -81.7685°   (-81° 46' 6")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 58 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Browning Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Ball Knob Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Barley Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Beckwith Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Brick Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Buckley Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
DeBussey Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Derenburger Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
DeWitt Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Engle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Flinn Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Flinn Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Hawk Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Lamps Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Laucks Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Logston Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Browning Cemetery
 
McKay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
McKenzie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Nesselroad Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Nesselroad Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Ottobine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Rainbow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Rankin Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Rardon Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Ravenswood Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Browning Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #165712<3>
 
Rawson Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Redbush Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Safreed Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Shafer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Slaven Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Slaven Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Springston Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Staats Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Staats Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Sutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Swain Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Vanhorn Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Wheaton Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
White Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Wooley Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Browning 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 Browning Cemetery.

Baden (WV)   [Map]     New Haven (WV)   [Map]    
Bashan   [Map]     Odaville (WV)   [Map]    
Carlton   [Map]     Peewee (WV)   [Map]    
Cheshire   [Map]     Pleasant View (WV)   [Map]    
Coolville   [Map]     Pomeroy   [Map]    
Flatwoods (WV)   [Map]     Racine   [Map]    
Hartford City (WV)   [Map]     Ravenswood (WV)   [Map]    
Keno   [Map]     Redbush   [Map]    
Lubeck (WV)   [Map]     Ripley (WV)   [Map]    
Mason (WV)   [Map]     Sherman (WV)   [Map]    
Middleport   [Map]     Syracuse   [Map]    
Mineral Acres (WV)   [Map]     Thomas Village   [Map]    
Mineral Wells (WV)   [Map]     Washington (WV)   [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 Browning Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Meigs County.

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

Middleport   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Browning Cemetery
 
New Haven   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County (WV)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Pomeroy   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Browning Cemetery
 
Ravenswood   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Browning Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Browning Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ohio:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Meigs County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gallia County:     Cyndi's
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Hocking County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Noble County:     Cyndi's
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Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Scioto County:     Cyndi's
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Vinton County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Braxton County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cabell County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Calhoun County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Clay County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Doddridge County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Gilmer County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Kanawha County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Mason County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Pleasants County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Putnam County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Ritchie County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Roane County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Tyler County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wirt County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wood County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Ohio:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Browning 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 Browning Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1038384   (Name of Record: Browning Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Meigs
Lat: 39.0050796     Lon: -81.7684649   [Map]
Elev: 184         Map Name: Portland

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.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' (or point-to-point) distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Browning Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0051, Longitude: -81.7685     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Browning 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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