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The location of Borring Cemetery









A visit to the Borring Cemetery ...

The location of the Borring 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 Borring Cemetery ...

The Borring Cemetery is located in Harrison County. The county seat for Harrison County is located in Clarksburg.

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

Lat:   39.2651°   (39° 15' 54")

Lon:   -80.4181°   (-80° 25' 5")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Borring Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Harrison County.

Adkinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Ash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Bartlett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Bond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Brick Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Burns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Center Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Davison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Day Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Duck Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Floral Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Fortney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Grass Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Greenlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Hardman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Haymond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Hepzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Marshville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Milford Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Mt. Clare IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Borring Cemetery
 
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Norman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Plant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Pt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Post Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Rittenhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Shahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Sheets Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Stonewall Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Stouts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Sycamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Sycamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Borring Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Borring Cemetery.

Adamston   [Map]     Lumberport   [Map]    
Anmoore   [Map]     Nutter Fort   [Map]    
Bridgeport   [Map]     O'Neill   [Map]    
Clarksburg   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Despard   [Map]     Shinnston   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Stonewood   [Map]    
Gore   [Map]     Valley Chapel   [Map]    
Jane Lew   [Map]     West Milford   [Map]    
Lost Creek   [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 Borring Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Harrison County.

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

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Clarksburg   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Shinnston   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Weston   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Borring Cemetery
 
Worthington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Borring Cemetery

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 either 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 Borring Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Harrison 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    
Fayette County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington 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    
Calhoun 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    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia 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    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Harrison 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 Harrison 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 Borring 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 Borring Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1536242   (Name of Record: Borring Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Harrison
Lat: 39.2650894     Lon: -80.4181477   [Map]
Elev: 357         Map Name: Wolf Summit

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: 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' (or 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 Borring Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2651, Longitude: -80.4181     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Borring Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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