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The location of Bailey Cemetery









A visit to the Bailey Cemetery ...

The location of the Bailey 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 Bailey Cemetery ...

The Bailey Cemetery is located in Calhoun County. The county seat for Calhoun County is located in Grantsville.

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

Lat:   38.7395°   (38° 44' 22")

Lon:   -81.1554°   (-81° 9' 19")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Bailey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnoldsburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bailey - Siers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Bannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Barr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Booher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Chenowith - Reip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Chewning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Clark Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Cottrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Fink Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Greathouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Helmic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Husk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Knotts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Mace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
McCune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Minnora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Mollohan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Orma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Sand Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Starcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Sturm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Tariff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Walnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Wayne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bailey Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Bailey Cemetery.

Arnett   [Map]     Harrison   [Map]    
Arnoldsburg   [Map]     Hartland   [Map]    
Burning Springs   [Map]     Kentuck   [Map]    
Canfield   [Map]     Mudfork   [Map]    
Cicerone   [Map]     Orma   [Map]    
Clay   [Map]     Peewee   [Map]    
Clem   [Map]     Pigeon   [Map]    
Clendenin   [Map]     Reedy   [Map]    
Exchange   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Flint Town   [Map]     Sutton   [Map]    
Gassaway   [Map]     Truebada   [Map]    
Glenville   [Map]     Valley Fork   [Map]    
Grantsville   [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 Bailey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Calhoun County.

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

Clay   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Clendenin   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Gassaway   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bailey Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bailey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - you should note 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 Bailey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Calhoun County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Boone County:     Cyndi's
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Braxton County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Doddridge County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
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Harrison County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
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Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Mason County:     Cyndi's
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Nicholas 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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Tyler County:     Cyndi's
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Upshur County:     Cyndi's
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Webster County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Calhoun 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 Calhoun 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 Bailey 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 Bailey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1535126   (Name of Record: Bailey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Calhoun
Lat: 38.7395357     Lon: -81.1553923   [Map]
Elev: 255         Map Name: Tariff

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Bailey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7395, Longitude: -81.1554     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Bailey Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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