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The location of Tunnel Cemetery









A visit to the Tunnel Cemetery ...

The location of the Tunnel 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 Tunnel Cemetery ...

The Tunnel Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Marietta.

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

Lat:   39.3962°   (39° 23' 46")

Lon:   -81.5437°   (-81° 32' 37")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Tunnel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arlington Memorial Gardens (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Barlow Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Barnett Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Brabham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Chichester Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Christopher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Churchtown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Compton Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Deming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Dunham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Harkins Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Harmar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Henderson Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Hiatt Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Kinnaird Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Mayo Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Mound Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Neale Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
New St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
North Watertown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Ogden Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Old St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Pugh Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Putnam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Rainbow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79702<3>
 
Rosemar United Methodist Church Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Spencer Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Spring Grove Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Uhl Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Varner Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2338118
 
Veto Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Warren Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Way Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Williamstown Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Woodruff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Woodyard Cemetery (WV)   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Tunnel Cemetery.

Belmont (WV)   [Map]     Mineral Acres (WV)   [Map]    
Belpre   [Map]     Mineral Wells (WV)   [Map]    
Beverly   [Map]     North Hills (WV)   [Map]    
Blennerhassett (WV)   [Map]     Parkers Towne (WV)   [Map]    
Boaz (WV)   [Map]     Parkersburg (WV)   [Map]    
Devola   [Map]     Pleasant View (WV)   [Map]    
Dungannon   [Map]     Redbush   [Map]    
Kanawha (WV)   [Map]     Sandhill   [Map]    
Lowell   [Map]     Vienna (WV)   [Map]    
Lower Salem   [Map]     Washington (WV)   [Map]    
Lubeck (WV)   [Map]     Williamstown (WV)   [Map]    
Marietta   [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 Tunnel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Belpre   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Beverly   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Lowell   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Lower Salem   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Marietta   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Parkersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Tunnel Cemetery
 
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County (WV)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Tunnel Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites 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 Tunnel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ohio:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Belmont County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fairfield County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gallia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Guernsey County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hocking County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Meigs County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Muskingum County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Noble County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Vinton County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Doddridge County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gilmer County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lewis County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marshall County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Mason County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pleasants County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Putnam County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Ritchie County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Roane County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Tyler County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wetzel County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wirt County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wood County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Ohio:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1963941   (Name of Record: Tunnel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 39.3961853     Lon: -81.5437358   [Map]
Elev: 268         Map Name: Fleming

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.oh.us/

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 'point-to-point' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Tunnel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3962, Longitude: -81.5437     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tunnel 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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