Beaver Creek Cemetery
(Pocahontas County, West Virginia)
The Location of the Beaver Creek Cemetery...
The Beaver Creek Cemetery is located in Pocahontas County. The county seat for Pocahontas County is located in Marlinton.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Beaver Creek Cemetery
Lat: 38.1329° (38° 7' 58")
Lon: -80.0692° (-80° 4' 9")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Beaver Creek 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 Beaver Creek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Pocahontas County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Beaver Creek Cemetery.
|Clifton Forge [Map] |
| - || Located in Alleghany County (VA) |
| - || Lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beaver Creek Cemetery |
|Covington [Map] |
| - || Located in Covington City (VA) |
| - || Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of the Beaver Creek Cemetery |
|Marlinton [Map] |
| - || Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Beaver Creek Cemetery |
|Richwood [Map] |
| - || Located in Nicholas County |
| - || Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beaver Creek Cemetery |
|White Sulphur Springs [Map] |
| - || Located in Greenbrier County |
| - || Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beaver Creek Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Beaver Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Pocahontas County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Beaver Creek Cemetery.
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 start 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 - 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 Beaver Creek Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to West Virginia:
These pages are specific to Pocahontas County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Beaver Creek 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 Beaver Creek Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1550219 (Name of Record: Beaver Creek Cemetery)
Lat: 38.1328993 Lon: -80.0692304 [Map]
Elev: 776 Map Name: Marlinton
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/
|<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: 38.1329, Longitude: -80.0692 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Beaver Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Beaver Creek 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . 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.|
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