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The location of Adamsville Cemetery









A visit to the Adamsville Cemetery ...

The location of the Adamsville 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 Adamsville Cemetery ...

The Adamsville Cemetery is located in Mason County. The county seat for Mason County is located in Point Pleasant.

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

Lat:   39.0231°   (39° 1' 23")

Lon:   -82.0113°   (-82° 0' 40")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Adamsville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Austin Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Beech Grove Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Broad Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Bunker Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Carmel Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Chester Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Clifton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Gilmore Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Hemlock Grove Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Higley Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Hiland Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Hoffman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Kirkland Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Middleport Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Minersville Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Herman Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Odd Fellows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Rock Springs Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Sacred Heart Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Shuler Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Syracuse Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
West Columbia Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Yonker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Zirkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Zuspan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Adamsville Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Adamsville Cemetery.

Bashan (OH)   [Map]     New Haven   [Map]    
Carlton (OH)   [Map]     Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]    
Cheshire (OH)   [Map]     Racine (OH)   [Map]    
Hartford City   [Map]     Rutland (OH)   [Map]    
Keno (OH)   [Map]     Syracuse (OH)   [Map]    
Mason   [Map]     Thomas Village (OH)   [Map]    
Middleport (OH)   [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 Adamsville Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mason County.

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

Albany   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Gallipolis   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Middleport   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
New Haven   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Point Pleasant   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Pomeroy   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Ravenswood   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Rutland   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Adamsville Cemetery
 
Vinton   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Adamsville 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 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 might help with the Adamsville Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Mason County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fairfield County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hocking County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Noble County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Ross County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scioto County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Vinton County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cabell County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Pleasants County:     Cyndi's
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Ritchie County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Adamsville 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 Adamsville Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1534809   (Name of Record: Adamsville Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mason
Lat: 39.023134     Lon: -82.0112511   [Map]
Elev: 181         Map Name: Pomeroy

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in West Virginia

About Mason County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.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 Adamsville Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0231, Longitude: -82.0113     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Adamsville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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