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Our Genealogical Helper for Apple Grove ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Apple Grove (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Apple Grove. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Name Variations for Apple Grove ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations or people who just guessed at the name. Sometimes the post office had a slightly different name than the community and while one document might refer to the community name, the next might use the post office name.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give a you a feel for the variations that might have occurred with Apple Grove.

  • Typical abbreviation for Apple Grove: Apple Grv.

Newspapers Published in Apple Grove ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 51 newspapers that have been published in the area around Apple Grove.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Apple Grove, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Apple Grove.

Cemeteries Near Apple Grove ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Apple Grove.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Apple Grove covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  SSE Beale Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Bethel Methodist Episcopal Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Hereford Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  NNW Clay Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW McLellon Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW King Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Moores Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Potts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hazel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hazlett Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  SSW Big Four Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Swan Creek Methodist Episcopal Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Long Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Providence Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Swindler Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Campbell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Victory Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE McCoy Family Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  ESE Barton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Buckle Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Mountain Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Henry Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Cottrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW St. Nicholas Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Bruce Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Waugh Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Mercerville Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Ridgelawn Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Garlic Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Calloway Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE McCoy - Starkey Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Templeton Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Meadows Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Blain Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Loucks Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Trotter Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  W Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Jordan Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Halley Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Siloam Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Williamson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Wyoma Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  W Stewart Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Crown City Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Mt. Union Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Mina Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Van Sickle Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Lone Oak Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Dickey Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Sheets Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  SW Greenbottom Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Fairview Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Union Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Mound Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Ohio Valley Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  NNE Austin Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Rose Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW McCalls Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Lincoln Ridge Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Houck Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Martt Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Notter Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Fellure Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Siloam Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  ESE Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Pliny Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Centenary Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Concord Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Henderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE McCulloch Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Ouster Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Asbury Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW White Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Old Walnut Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Pine Street Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Sanders Cemetery   [Map]     


Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<3>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Apple Grove had a population of 15 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Apple Grove, with the one closest to Apple Grove listed first.

Bladen (OH)   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) from Apple Grove
 - Bladen had a post office and no railroad service
Hogsett   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North (N) from Apple Grove
 - Hogsett had a post office and no railroad service
Mercers Bottom   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) from Apple Grove
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Mercers Bottom had a post office and railroad service
Eureka (OH)   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) from Apple Grove
 - 1895 population of 115 people
 - Eureka had a post office and no railroad service
Clemma (OH) - Historic   [Map]
 - While Clemma was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Apple Grove
 - Clemma had a post office and no railroad service
Ashton   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) from Apple Grove
 - 1895 population of 22 people
 - Ashton had a post office and no railroad service
Angola (OH) - Historic   [Map]
 - While Angola was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Apple Grove
 - Angola had a post office and no railroad service
Swan Creek (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Apple Grove
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Swan Creek had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Apple Grove. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Apple Grove in the 1890's.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Apple Grove is located in Mason County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Mason County: Gallia (OH), Meigs (OH), Cabell, Jackson & Putnam.

Below are the counties that are near Apple Grove. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Apple Grove:

Mason     (The home county for Apple Grove)
      Upland   [Map]   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Henderson   [Map]   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Arbuckle   [Map]   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Leon   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Point Pleasant   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Baden   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Hartford City   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
      New Haven   [Map]   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Mason   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Emmons   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Horse Creek Junction   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Julian   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Dodson Junction   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Layville   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Morrisvale   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Grippe   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Dartmont   [Map]   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Crown City   [Map]   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Milton   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Culloden   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Barboursville   [Map]   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Pea Ridge   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Huntington   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Flatwoods   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Ripley   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Ravenswood   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Kentuck   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Odaville   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Nitro   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Cross Lanes   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Saint Albans   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Jefferson   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Tornado   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Sissonville   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Dunbar   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Rock Lake Village   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      South Charleston   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Aarons   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Charleston   [Map]   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Airport Village   [Map]   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Kanawha City   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Hamlin   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
      West Hamlin   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Alum Creek   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Sod   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Wewanta   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Buffalo   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Indian Village   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Fraziers Bottom   [Map]   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Eleanor   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Hurricane   [Map]   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Winfield   [Map]   SE   18 miles [29 km]
      Teays Valley   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Teays Village   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Bancroft   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Scott Village   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Raymond City   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Poca   [Map]   SE   23 miles [37 km]
      Liberty   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Cicerone   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Flint Town   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Buffalo Creek   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Ceredo   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Kenova   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Centerville   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Wayne   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Armilda   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Cove Gap   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Boyd (KY)
      Catlettsburg (KY)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Ashland (KY)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Millseat (KY)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Westwood (KY)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Fairview (KY)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Durbin (KY)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Big Sandy (KY)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Rush (KY)   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Greenup (KY)
      Bellefonte (KY)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Russell (KY)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Raceland (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Worthington (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Wurtland (KY)   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Greenup (KY)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Argillite (KY)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Lloyd (KY)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Lawrence (KY)
      Buchanan (KY)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Bolton (KY) - Historic   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Zelda (KY) - Historic   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Athens (OH)
      Albany (OH)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Gallia (OH)
      Bladen (OH)   [Map]   W   Less than 2 miles
      Crown City (OH)   [Map]   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Westbrook Village (OH)   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Mills Village (OH)   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Rio Grande (OH)   [Map]   NW   18 miles [29 km]
      Cheshire (OH)   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Carlton (OH)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Centerville (OH)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Vinton (OH)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Ewington (OH)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Alice (OH)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Jackson (OH)
      Blackfork Junction (OH)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Oak Hill (OH)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Pattonsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Jackson (OH)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Wellston (OH)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Coalton (OH)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Lawrence (OH)
      Athalia (OH)   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Proctorville (OH)   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Andis (OH)   [Map]   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Chesapeake (OH)   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Vernon (OH)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Burlington (OH)   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      South Point (OH)   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Coal Grove (OH)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Ironton (OH)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Hanging Rock (OH)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
Meigs (OH)
      Middleport (OH)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Racine (OH)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Rutland (OH)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Thomas Village (OH)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Bashan (OH)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Keno (OH)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Scioto (OH)
      South Webster (OH)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Franklin Furnace (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Harrison Mills (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Slocum (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Garden City (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Wheelersburg (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Sciotodale (OH)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Purdy Corners (OH)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Vinton (OH)
      Wilkesville (OH)   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Hamden (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Dundas (OH)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Apple Grove, see our County-by-County Page for Apple Grove.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Apple Grove:

These websites are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Website for the West Virginia State Archives

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives website for the State of West Virginia to be a good source for additional links.

These pages are specific to Mason County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenup County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Mason County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for West Virginia     Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Mason 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 West Virginia
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Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Apple Grove ...

While our initial data for Apple Grove came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Apple Grove in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Apple Grove.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide
      Published by Rand McNally & Co.      (Document found on Google Books)
Notes for Apple Grove:
    Services available at that time (1895): had Post Office, Railroad Station, Express Office  
Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Apple Grove.
      See our Misc Page for Apple Grove for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Mason County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apple Grove. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Apple Grove. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Apple Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apple Grove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6651, Longitude: -82.1690     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Apple Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>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:

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<3>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Apple Grove, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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