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(Jefferson County, Ohio)


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The location of Mingo Junction Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Mingo Junction Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Mingo Junction 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 Mingo Junction Cemetery...

The Mingo Junction Cemetery is located in Jefferson County. The county seat for Jefferson County is located in Steubenville.

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

Lat:   40.3276°   (40° 19' 39")

Lon:   -80.6167°   (-80° 37' 0")

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

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

Follansbee   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Mingo Junction   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Smithfield   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Steubenville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Toronto   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Weirton   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Wellsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Wintersville   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mingo Junction Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bnai Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Brooke Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Buckingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Coulter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Cross Creek Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Cross Creek Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Everson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Ft. Steuben Burial Estates   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Franklin Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192941<4>
 
Georges Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Grove Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Highland Hills Memorial Gardens (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78680
 
Hill Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Holy Resurrection Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Lower Buffalo Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
New Alexandria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #42368
 
Oliver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Tent Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Three Springs Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Two Ridges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Brooke County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery
 
Wintersville United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mingo Junction Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mingo Junction Cemetery.

Beech Bottom (WV)   [Map]Independence (PA)   [Map]Steubenville   [Map]
Bethany (WV)   [Map]Jefferson (PA)   [Map]Tiltonsville   [Map]
Bloomingdale   [Map]Mingo Junction   [Map]Toronto   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]New Alexandria   [Map]Valley Glen   [Map]
Dutch Town (WV)   [Map]Rayland   [Map]Weirton (WV)   [Map]
Follansbee (WV)   [Map]Richmond   [Map]Wellsburg (WV)   [Map]
Highland City   [Map]Shank Town (WV)   [Map]West Liberty (WV)   [Map]
Hooverson Heights (WV)   [Map]Smithfield   [Map]Windsor Heights (WV)   [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 - 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 Mingo Junction Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ohio:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jefferson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Belmont County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbiana County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mahoning County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Portage County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscarawas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Allegheny County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Beaver County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler 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    
Lawrence County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Westmoreland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Brooke County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ohio County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Ohio:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1084629   (Name of Record: Mingo Junction Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jefferson
Lat: 40.3275692     Lon: -80.6167409   [Map]
Elev: 301         Map Name: Steubenville East

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Ohio

About Jefferson County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyoh.com/

The official website for State of Ohio: www.ohio.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: 40.3276, Longitude: -80.6167     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mingo Junction Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mingo Junction 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 from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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