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The location of Casto Cemetery









A visit to the Casto Cemetery ...

The location of the Casto 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 Casto Cemetery ...

The Casto Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Ripley.

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

Lat:   38.7645°   (38° 45' 52")

Lon:   -81.6979°   (-81° 41' 52")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Casto 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 Casto Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Barnette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Big Spruce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Board Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Board Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Boyce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Camelite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Casto Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Casto Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Casto - Crane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Chase Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Cottageville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Easter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Gandee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Given Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Grass Lick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Harpold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Harpold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Kings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Litton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Litton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Longview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
McGraw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Moss Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Old Ripley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Otterbein Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Pantell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Sayre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Sayre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Shamblen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Siniaville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Casto Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1963956<3>
 
Southall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Staats Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Waybright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Webster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Woodfell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Casto Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Casto Cemetery.

Aarons   [Map]     Liberty   [Map]    
Arbuckle   [Map]     New Haven   [Map]    
Baden   [Map]     Odaville   [Map]    
Bancroft   [Map]     Peewee   [Map]    
Bashan (OH)   [Map]     Poca   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     Racine (OH)   [Map]    
Cicerone   [Map]     Ravenswood   [Map]    
Eleanor   [Map]     Raymond City   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Reedy   [Map]    
Flint Town   [Map]     Ripley   [Map]    
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]     Sissonville   [Map]    
Indian Village   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Kentuck   [Map]     Syracuse (OH)   [Map]    
Leon   [Map]     Winfield   [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 Casto Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Jackson County.

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

Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
New Haven   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Ravenswood   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Casto Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Casto Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Casto Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Jackson County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Morgan County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Vinton 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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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Mason County:     Cyndi's
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Nicholas County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Jackson 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 Jackson 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 Casto 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 Casto Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1537097   (Name of Record: Casto Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 38.7645305     Lon: -81.697907   [Map]
Elev: 255         Map Name: Ripley

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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 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 Casto Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7645, Longitude: -81.6979     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Casto Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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