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Our Genealogical Helper for Blennerhassett Heights ...

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 Blennerhassett Heights (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 Blennerhassett Heights. 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 Blennerhassett Heights ...

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 Blennerhassett Heights.

  • Typical abbreviation for Blennerhassett Heights: Blennerhassett Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Newspapers Published in Blennerhassett Heights ...

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 47 newspapers that have been published in the area around Blennerhassett Heights.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Blennerhassett Heights, there are papers which were published within 8 miles [12.9 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Blennerhassett Heights.

Cemeteries Near Blennerhassett Heights ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Blennerhassett Heights.

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 Blennerhassett Heights covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  W Maddox Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Sunset Memory Gardens   [Map]     
  W River Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Posey Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Cedarville Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Rockland Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SW Lubeck Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Wright Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Foley Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Mathews Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Tavenner Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Holliday Cemetery   [Map]     
  E St. Xaviers Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Parkersburg Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  ENE IOOF Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Richards Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Beckwith Cemetery #1   [Map]     
  SSE Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Mt. Carmel Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  W Edelen Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  WSW Barnes Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Fairview Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Jackson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE McPherson Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Dils Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Woodyard Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Arlington Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  NE Ogden Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Spring Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Rosemar United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Spencer Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Corner Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Neal Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
  W McDougle Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Boso Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Meldahl Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Munchmeyers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Burd Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Dunham Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Hupp Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Sams Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Butcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Ruble Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Vandevier Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Spencer Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  W St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Little Hocking Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Newberry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hickenbottom Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Grogan Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Weaser Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Reeder Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Compton Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Ross - McCardle Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Red Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Harkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Way Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Hiatt Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Veto Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW New England Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Barnett Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Hofmann Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW McClure Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Lowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Graham Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Morrison Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Harper Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Chichester Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Varner Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  NNE Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Decatur Methodist Episcopal Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  W New Torch Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Torch Baptist Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Old Torch Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Bethany Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SW Harris Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Robison Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Keenan Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Wadesville Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Wigal Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Blair Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Big Tygart Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Kanawha United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  ESE Caplinger Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Mt. Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Farrow Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Farson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Mayo Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Christopher Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Quaker Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Hockingport Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Harris Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Schultz Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SW Pickett Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Sheets Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Big Tygart Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  NNW Barlow Central Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Grant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Henderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Pugh Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Uhl Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Tunnel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Fairfield Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Decatur Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Old Decatur Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Ireland Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Stewart Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Wells Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Fleak Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Seebaugh Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Rush Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Buckley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Sellers Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Naylor Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SE Buckner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Byrd Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Byrd Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Snider Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Warren Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Burnett 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>

While we didn't find Blennerhassett Heights in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Blennerhassett Heights.

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

Newport   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the East (E) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - Newport had a post office and no railroad service
Rockland (OH)   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - 1895 population of 162 people
 - Rockland had a post office and no railroad service
Belpre (OH)   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - 1895 population of 1,007 people (with 6,406 people in 2017)
 - Belpre had a post office and railroad service
Blennerhassett   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West (W) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - Blennerhassett had a post office and no railroad service
Lubeck   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - 1895 population of 151 people
 - Lubeck had a post office and railroad service
Parkersburg   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - 1895 population of 8,408 people (with 30,096 people in 2017)
 - Parkersburg had a post office and railroad service
Porterfield (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - Porterfield had railroad service and no post office
Scott - Historic   [Map]
 - While Scott was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Blennerhassett Heights
 - Scott 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 Blennerhassett Heights. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Blennerhassett Heights 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 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.

Blennerhassett Heights is located in Wood County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wood County: Athens (OH), Meigs (OH), Washington (OH), Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie & Wirt.

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

Wood     (The home county for Blennerhassett Heights)
      Blennerhassett   [Map]   W   Less than 2 miles
      Parkersburg   [Map]   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Lubeck   [Map]   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Pleasant View   [Map]   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Vienna   [Map]   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Washington   [Map]   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
      North Hills   [Map]   NE   5 miles [8 km]
      Mineral Acres   [Map]   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Mineral Wells   [Map]   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Boaz   [Map]   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Kanawha   [Map]   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Parkers Towne   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Slate   [Map]   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Grantsville   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Odaville   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Ravenswood   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
      Flatwoods   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Ripley   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      New Haven   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Hartford City   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Mason   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Baden   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Leon   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Point Pleasant   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Belmont   [Map]   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Saint Marys   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Hebron   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Cairo   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
      Cantwell   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Ellenboro   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Harrisville   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Pennsboro   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Pullman   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Reedy   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Spencer   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Flint Town   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Friendly   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Sistersville   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Middlebourne   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Greencastle   [Map]   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Freeport   [Map]   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Elizabeth   [Map]   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Peewee   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Burning Springs   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Athens (OH)
      Coolville (OH)   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Armadale (OH)   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Amesville (OH)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Mudsock (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Carsey Town (OH)   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Athens (OH)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Liars Corner (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Mount Nebo (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Jacksonville (OH)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Chauncey (OH)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
      The Plains (OH)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Glouster (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Trimble (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Gallia (OH)
      Carlton (OH)   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Cheshire (OH)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Guernsey (OH)
      Cumberland (OH)   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Hocking (OH)
      Murray City (OH)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      New Town (OH)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      New Pittsburg (OH)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Candy Town (OH)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Sand Run (OH)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Meigs (OH)
      Keno (OH)   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Bashan (OH)   [Map]   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Racine (OH)   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Thomas Village (OH)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Middleport (OH)   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Rutland (OH)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
Monroe (OH)
      Graysville (OH)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Stafford (OH)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Plainview (OH)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Antioch (OH)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Lewisville (OH)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Morgan (OH)
      Chesterhill (OH)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Stockport (OH)   [Map]   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Malta (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      McConnelsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Morganville (OH)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Noble (OH)
      Dexter City (OH)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Caldwell (OH)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Olive Green (OH)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Belle Valley (OH)   [Map]   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Sarahsville (OH)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Summerfield (OH)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Perry (OH)
      Chapel Hill (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Corning (OH)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      San Toy (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Rendville (OH)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Hemlock (OH)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      New Straitsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Shawnee (OH)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Vinton (OH)
      Moonville (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Hope (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Washington (OH)
      Belpre (OH)   [Map]   N   Less than 2 miles
      Redbush (OH)   [Map]   W   5 miles [8 km]
      Marietta (OH)   [Map]   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Sandhill (OH)   [Map]   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Devola (OH)   [Map]   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Lowell (OH)   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
      Beverly (OH)   [Map]   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Lower Salem (OH)   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
      Macksburg (OH)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Grandview (OH)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Matamoras (OH)   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]

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

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or 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 are relevant to Blennerhassett Heights:

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 Wood County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hocking County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vinton County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Wood County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for West Virginia     Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Wood 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blennerhassett Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2629, Longitude: -81.5943     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blennerhassett Heights 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 Blennerhassett Heights, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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