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Our GPS coordinates for the Pioneer 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Pioneer Cemetery...

The Pioneer Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Woodsfield.

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

Lat:   39.7648°   (39° 45' 53")

Lon:   -81.1173°   (-81° 7' 2")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pioneer Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Pioneer Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Pioneer Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pioneer Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Monroe County.

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

Barnesville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Located in Belmont County
 
Beallsville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Clarington   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
New Martinsville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Located in Wetzel County (WV)
 
Paden City   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Located in Tyler County (WV)
 
Quaker City   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Located in Guernsey County
 
Sarahsville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Located in Noble County
 
Sistersville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Located in Tyler County (WV)
 
Woodsfield   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Pioneer Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 57 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pioneer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Monroe County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Asbery Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Barber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Beardmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Block Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Bracken Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Buchanon Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Conners Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
County Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Dougherty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Drum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
East Sunsbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Eggar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Free Burial Ground   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
German Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Gillespie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Goudy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Graysville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Graysville Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Harmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Hartshorn Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Hope Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Immaculate Conception RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Knowlton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Laings Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Leiblig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Lewisville German Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2266540<4>
 
Mann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Middle Church German Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Miltonsburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Moffett Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Monahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Moose Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Mt. Carrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Neptune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Old Otts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Ozark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Plainview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Potts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Quaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
St. Johns RC Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Schell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2149745
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pioneer Cemetery
 
Wise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pioneer 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 Pioneer Cemetery.

Antioch   [Map]Graysville   [Map]Powhatan Point   [Map]
Barnesville   [Map]Jerusalem   [Map]Quaker City   [Map]
Batesville   [Map]Kent (WV)   [Map]Salesville   [Map]
Beallsville   [Map]Lewisville   [Map]Sarahsville   [Map]
Belmont   [Map]Matamoras   [Map]Sistersville (WV)   [Map]
Bethesda   [Map]Miltonsburg   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Clarington   [Map]New Martinsville (WV)   [Map]Summerfield   [Map]
Friendly (WV)   [Map]Paden City (WV)   [Map]Wilson   [Map]
Grandview   [Map]Plainview   [Map]Woodsfield   [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 visit 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 Pioneer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ohio:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Belmont County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coshocton 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    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muskingum County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscarawas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Brooke County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer 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    
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    
Pleasants County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County (WV):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Ohio:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1076648   (Name of Record: Pioneer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 39.764795     Lon: -81.1173287   [Map]
Elev: 366         Map Name: Woodsfield

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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: 39.7648, Longitude: -81.1173     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pioneer 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' distance that begins in . 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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