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(Ohio County, West Virginia)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Greenwood Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #1646496)

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 Greenwood Cemetery...

The Greenwood Cemetery is located in Ohio County. The county seat for Ohio County is located in Wheeling.

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

Lat:   40.0617°   (40° 3' 42")

Lon:   -80.6795°   (-80° 40' 46")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Greenwood Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Ohio County.

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

Bellaire   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Benwood   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Martins Ferry   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Moundsville   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Mount Pleasant   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County (OH)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
West Alexander   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (PA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Wheeling   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Greenwood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Allen Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Bellaire Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Coopers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Earlywine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
German Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Gregg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Halcyon Hills Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
High Ridge Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Indian Mound Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Lansing Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Linwood Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
McHenry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
McMechen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Mt. Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Oaklawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Orums Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Parkview Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Peninsular Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Rock Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Scotch Ridge Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Shafer Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Short Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Stone Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Upland Heights Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Walnut Grove Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Weeks Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Belmont County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Greenwood Cemetery
 
Wood Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Greenwood Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Greenwood Cemetery.

Barton (OH)   [Map]Dillonvale (OH)   [Map]Rayland (OH)   [Map]
Bellaire (OH)   [Map]Glen Dale   [Map]Shadyside (OH)   [Map]
Benwood   [Map]Highland City (OH)   [Map]Tiltonsville (OH)   [Map]
Bethlehem   [Map]Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]Triadelphia   [Map]
Blaine (OH)   [Map]McMechen   [Map]Valley Grove   [Map]
Bridgeport (OH)   [Map]Moundsville   [Map]West Alexander (PA)   [Map]
Brookside (OH)   [Map]Mount Pleasant (OH)   [Map]West Liberty   [Map]
Clearview   [Map]Neffs (OH)   [Map]Wheeling   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Olszeski Town (OH)   [Map]Windsor Heights   [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 start 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 Greenwood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Ohio County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Belmont County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbiana County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscarawas County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Allegheny County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Beaver County (PA):       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    
Westmoreland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Brooke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison 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    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Ohio County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for West Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     The Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #1646496)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of West Virginia

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 Greenwood Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Greenwood Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Greenwood Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Greenwood Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1539725   (Name of Record: Greenwood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Ohio
Lat: 40.0617396     Lon: -80.6792459   [Map]
Elev: 213         Map Name: Wheeling

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1646496

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The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . 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 Greenwood Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0617, Longitude: -80.6795     [Map].

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