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(Kanawha County, West Virginia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Good 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 Good Cemetery...

The Good Cemetery is located in Kanawha County. The county seat for Kanawha County is located in Charleston.

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

Lat:   38.4618°   (38° 27' 42")

Lon:   -81.6586°   (-81° 39' 30")

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

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

Charleston   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Good Cemetery
 
Cross Lanes   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Dunbar   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Nitro   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Saint Albans   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
South Charleston   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Good Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Good Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albert E Humphreys Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Altz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Good Cemetery
 
Bess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Boggess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Good Cemetery
 
Brick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Burdette - Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Casdorph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Cavender Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Good Cemetery
 
Crank Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Good Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78365<4>
 
Floral Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Good Cemetery
 
Goff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Good Cemetery
 
Hanes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Good Cemetery
 
John Beane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #172253
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Good Cemetery
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Lanham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Layne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Martin / Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
McClanahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Milam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Monk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Newhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Good Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79406
 
Newhouser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Rocky Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Sam Derrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Good Cemetery
 
Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Sissonville Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1168153
 
Swannor Watts Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Good Cemetery
 
Thaxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Good Cemetery
 
Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Good Cemetery
 
Vandine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Good Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Good Cemetery.

Aarons   [Map]Elkview   [Map]Poca   [Map]
Airport Village   [Map]Jefferson   [Map]Raymond City   [Map]
Bancroft   [Map]Kanawha City   [Map]Rock Lake Village   [Map]
Charleston   [Map]Kentuck   [Map]Saint Albans   [Map]
Cicerone   [Map]Liberty   [Map]Scott Village   [Map]
Coal Fork   [Map]Malden   [Map]Sissonville   [Map]
Cross Lanes   [Map]Nitro   [Map]South Charleston   [Map]
Dunbar   [Map]Pinch   [Map]Tornado   [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 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 Good Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Kanawha County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne 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    
Wyoming County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Kanawha 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 Kanawha 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 Good 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 Good Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2586273   (Name of Record: Good Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Kanawha
Lat: 38.4618389     Lon: -81.6586128   [Map]
Map Name: Pocatalico

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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: 38.4618, Longitude: -81.6586     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Good Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Good 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 starting from . 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.

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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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