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The location of Crescent Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Crescent Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Crescent Hill 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 Crescent Hill Cemetery ...

The Crescent Hill Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Wayne.

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

Lat:   38.3881°   (38° 23' 17")

Lon:   -82.5638°   (-82° 33' 49")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 51 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Crescent Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Alley Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Arthur Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Bates & Crum Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Bently Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Branham Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Bryants Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Clarkson Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Cumpston Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Cyrus Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Dock Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Eastham Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Freewill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Green Lawn Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Harveytown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Hatten Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Hazlett Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Hensly Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Highland Memorial Gardens (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Howe Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Ice Creek Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Johnston Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Lockwood Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Lockwood - White Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Maddy Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Maple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #447629<3>
 
Musick Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Plymale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Prichard Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Rawles Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Burial Park (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Runyon Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Spring Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Thacker Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
William Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Winslow Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Crescent Hill Cemetery.

Andis (OH)   [Map]     Durbin (KY)   [Map]    
Ashland (KY)   [Map]     Estep (KY)   [Map]    
Bellefonte (KY)   [Map]     Fairview (KY)   [Map]    
Big Sandy (KY)   [Map]     Flatwoods (KY)   [Map]    
Bolton (KY)   [Map]     Huntington   [Map]    
Buchanan (KY)   [Map]     Ironton (OH)   [Map]    
Buffalo Creek   [Map]     Kenova   [Map]    
Burlington (OH)   [Map]     Millseat (KY)   [Map]    
Catlettsburg (KY)   [Map]     Proctorville (OH)   [Map]    
Centerville   [Map]     Rush (KY)   [Map]    
Ceredo   [Map]     Russell (KY)   [Map]    
Chesapeake (OH)   [Map]     South Point (OH)   [Map]    
Coal Grove (OH)   [Map]     Westwood (KY)   [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 Crescent Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

Ashland   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Burlington   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Catlettsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Ceredo   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Chesapeake   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Huntington   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Ironton   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Kenova   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery
 
Russell   [Map]
 - Located in Greenup County (KY)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crescent Hill Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 it should be mentioned 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 Crescent Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Carter County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Greenup County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Johnson County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Pike County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wayne 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 Wayne 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 Crescent Hill 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 Crescent Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1537814   (Name of Record: Crescent Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 38.3881379     Lon: -82.563769   [Map]
Elev: 227         Map Name: Catlettsburg

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Crescent Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3881, Longitude: -82.5638     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Crescent Hill 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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