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The location of Arlington Memorial Gardens









A visit to the Arlington Memorial Gardens ...

The location of the Arlington Memorial Gardens 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 Arlington Memorial Gardens ...

Arlington Memorial Gardens is located in Wood County. The county seat for Wood County is located in Parkersburg.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Arlington Memorial Gardens

Lat:   39.2951°   (39° 17' 42")

Lon:   -81.5154°   (-81° 30' 55")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 65 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Arlington Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Cedarville Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Chichester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Christopher Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Creel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Creel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Creel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Deem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Dils Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Dunham Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Farrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Farson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Foley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Harkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Hiatt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Holliday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Hopkins Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Kanawha United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2298019<3>
 
Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Mathews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Mayo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
McPherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Mt. Carmel Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Mt. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79301
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Neale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Parkersburg Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Posey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Pugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Red Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
River Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1372269
 
Riverview Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2318473
 
Rockland Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Rosemar United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Ross - McCardle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Ruble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
St. Xaviers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Spencer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Sunset Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Tavenner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Uhl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Vandevier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Varner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2338118
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Way Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Arlington Memorial Gardens.

Belpre (OH)   [Map]     North Hills   [Map]    
Blennerhassett   [Map]     Parkers Towne   [Map]    
Boaz   [Map]     Parkersburg   [Map]    
Devola (OH)   [Map]     Pleasant View   [Map]    
Greencastle   [Map]     Redbush (OH)   [Map]    
Kanawha   [Map]     Sandhill (OH)   [Map]    
Lubeck   [Map]     Slate   [Map]    
Marietta (OH)   [Map]     Vienna   [Map]    
Mineral Acres   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Mineral Wells   [Map]     Williamstown   [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 Arlington Memorial Gardens. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wood County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Arlington Memorial Gardens.

Belpre   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Elizabeth   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Lowell   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Marietta   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Parkersburg   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens
 
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arlington Memorial Gardens

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 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 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 Arlington Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wood County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Belmont County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Wetzel County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wood 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 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Arlington Memorial Gardens ...

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 Arlington Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1535007   (Name of Record: Arlington Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Wood
Lat: 39.2950748     Lon: -81.5154008   [Map]
Elev: 246         Map Name: Parkersburg

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Arlington Memorial Gardens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2951, Longitude: -81.5154     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Arlington Memorial Gardens 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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