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The location of Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens









A visit to the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens ...

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 five sections:

The Location of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens ...

Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens is located in Putnam County. The county seat for Putnam County is located in Winfield.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens

Lat:   38.5409°   (38° 32' 27")

Lon:   -81.8658°   (-81° 51' 56")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Barnette Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Bowles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Bowles Ridge Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Britton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Buffalo Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Cartwright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Fraizer Bottom Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Giles - Stern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
J L Bowling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Jeffries Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Leadman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Lilly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Middleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Showen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Wade Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Walker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Winfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens

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 Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens.

Arbuckle   [Map]     Nitro   [Map]    
Bancroft   [Map]     Pliny   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     Poca   [Map]    
Cross Lanes   [Map]     Raymond City   [Map]    
Culloden   [Map]     Saint Albans   [Map]    
Eleanor   [Map]     Scott Village   [Map]    
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]     Sissonville   [Map]    
Hurricane   [Map]     Teays Valley   [Map]    
Indian Village   [Map]     Teays Village   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Tornado   [Map]    
Liberty   [Map]     Upland   [Map]    
Morgans Landing   [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 Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Putnam County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens.

Buffalo   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Cross Lanes   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Dunbar   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Hurricane   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Nitro   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Saint Albans   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Putnam County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greenup County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County (KY):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Scioto 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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Braxton County:     Cyndi's
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Cabell County:     Cyndi's
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Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Logan County:     Cyndi's
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Mason County:     Cyndi's
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Mingo County:     Cyndi's
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Nicholas County:     Cyndi's
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Raleigh County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Wayne County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Putnam 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 Putnam 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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Putnam County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Haven of Rest Memorial Gardens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5409, Longitude: -81.8658     [Map].

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