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(Marion County, West Virginia)


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The location of Barrackville Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Barrackville Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Barrackville Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Barrackville Cemetery...

The Barrackville Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Fairmont.

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

Lat:   39.5070°   (39° 30' 25")

Lon:   -80.1662°   (-80° 9' 58")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Barrackville Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Barrackville Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Fairmont   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Fetterman   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Grafton   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Mannington   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Shinnston   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Westover   [Map]
 - Located in Monongalia County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Worthington   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barrackville Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Barrackville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnettsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monongalia County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Barb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Barrickman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Claremont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Cochran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Davis Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Fairmont City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Freeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Gilboa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Hawkinberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Hood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Hoodsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Linns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Meadowdale Wesleyan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Memorial Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Ministers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Nixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Nuzum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Parrish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Pitcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Prickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Shavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Snider Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monongalia County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Sunny View Acres Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barrackville Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Barrackville Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Barrackville Cemetery.

Arnettsville   [Map]Garden Village   [Map]Pleasant Valley   [Map]
Barrackville   [Map]Grant Town   [Map]Pleasant View   [Map]
Enterprise   [Map]Hebron   [Map]Rivesville   [Map]
Fairmont   [Map]Helens Run   [Map]Shinnston   [Map]
Fairview   [Map]Mannington   [Map]Smithtown   [Map]
Farmington   [Map]Monongah   [Map]Whitehall   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

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 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 Barrackville Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Garrett County (MD):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Belmont County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Allegheny County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Somerset County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Westmoreland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Braxton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mineral County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ohio County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Preston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tucker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upshur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Marion 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,     of Marion 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 Barrackville 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 Barrackville Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1535276   (Name of Record: Barrackville Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 39.5070284     Lon: -80.1661897   [Map]
Elev: 302         Map Name: Grant Town

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in West Virginia

About Marion County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.marioncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5070, Longitude: -80.1662     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Barrackville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Barrackville Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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