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The location of Boone Cemetery









A visit to the Boone Cemetery ...

The location of the Boone 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 Boone Cemetery ...

The Boone 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 Boone Cemetery

Lat:   38.7179°   (38° 43' 4")

Lon:   -81.0198°   (-81° 1' 11")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Boone Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey - Siers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Bannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Booher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Bourn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Chenowith - Reip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Clark Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Coen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Downey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Earl Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Elmira Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Fink Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Greathouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Hallburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Knotts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Mace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Matheny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
McCune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Minnora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Mollohan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Mollohan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Moss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Orma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Sand Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Sears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Walnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boone Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Boone Cemetery.

Arnett   [Map]     Harrison   [Map]    
Arnoldsburg   [Map]     Hartland   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Heaters   [Map]    
Canfield   [Map]     Mudfork   [Map]    
Clay   [Map]     Orma   [Map]    
Clem   [Map]     Sand Fork   [Map]    
Exchange   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [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 Boone 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 Boone Cemetery.

Burnsville   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Clay   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Clendenin   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Gassaway   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boone Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boone 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 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 Boone 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:

Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Boone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Braxton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Doddridge County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greenbrier County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lewis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mason County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nicholas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pleasants County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Putnam County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Randolph County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ritchie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Roane County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tyler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Upshur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wirt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wood County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

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 Boone 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 Boone Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1696944   (Name of Record: Boone Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Calhoun
Lat: 38.7178712     Lon: -81.0198314   [Map]
Elev: 283         Map Name: Chloe

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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Boone Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7179, Longitude: -81.0198     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boone Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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