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Profile for the Chewning Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Chewning 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.

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The Location of the Chewning Cemetery...

The Chewning Cemetery is located in Roane County. The county seat for Roane County is located in Spencer.

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

Lat:   38.6895°   (38° 41' 22")

Lon:   -81.2012°   (-81° 12' 4")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Chewning 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 Chewning Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Roane County.

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

Clay   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Clendenin   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Gassaway   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chewning Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 79 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Chewning Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arnoldsburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Bailey - Siers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Bannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Bays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Bays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Booher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Brannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Carper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Carper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Clark Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Clover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78031<4>
 
Coe - Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Cottrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Criner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Deverick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Eplin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Fink Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Greathouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Groves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Harold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hascue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Helmic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hershberger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hershberger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
J Herbert Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Kelley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Knotts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Laurel Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Looney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Mace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
McCune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Minnora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Mollohan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Monroe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Nida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Nida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Orma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Simmons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Summerfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Summerfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Vineyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Vineyard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Walnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Wayne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Wayne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Webb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chewning Cemetery
 
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Chewning Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Chewning Cemetery.

Aarons   [Map]Clendenin   [Map]Hartland   [Map]
Arnoldsburg   [Map]Elkview   [Map]Kentuck   [Map]
Burning Springs   [Map]Flint Town   [Map]Mudfork   [Map]
Cicerone   [Map]Gassaway   [Map]Orma   [Map]
Clay   [Map]Grantsville   [Map]Reedy   [Map]
Clem   [Map]Harrison   [Map]Spencer   [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 first turn to 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 - 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 Chewning Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Roane County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Braxton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie 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      
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,     of Roane 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 Roane 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 Chewning 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 Chewning Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1537306   (Name of Record: Chewning Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Roane
Lat: 38.689537     Lon: -81.2012269   [Map]
Elev: 295         Map Name: Tariff

Other Roadside Stops ...



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About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 38.6895, Longitude: -81.2012     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Chewning Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Chewning 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' 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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<4>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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