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The location of Hopewell Cemetery









A visit to the Hopewell Cemetery ...

The location of the Hopewell 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 Hopewell Cemetery ...

The Hopewell Cemetery is located in Wood County. The county seat for Wood County is located in Parkersburg.

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

Lat:   39.1767°   (39° 10' 36")

Lon:   -81.6768°   (-81° 40' 36")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 96 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hopewell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Amos Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Beckwith Cemetery #1   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Bethany Christian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #826800<3>
 
Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Buckley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Buckley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Burd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Congrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Crooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Edelen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Eden Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Engels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Fairview Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Flatwood Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Fleak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Ft. Belleville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Grogan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Heiney Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Hickenbottom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Hockingport Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Hofmann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Humphrey Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Hupp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Isabelle Flinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Keenan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Kibble Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Little Hocking Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Lott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Lowers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Lubeck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Lyndon Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Maddox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
McClure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
McDougle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Meldahl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Munchmeyers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Naylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79379
 
Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Neale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
New England Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
New Torch Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Newberry Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Old Torch Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Pickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Pleasant Home Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Posey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Reedsville Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Richards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
River Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1372269
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Robison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Rush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Sams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Schultz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79828
 
Seebaugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Sellers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Sheets Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Sunset Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Torch Baptist Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Twomey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Wadesville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Weaser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Weatherby Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Athens County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
White Chapel Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Wigal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Wigal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hopewell Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hopewell Cemetery.

Bashan (OH)   [Map]     Mineral Wells   [Map]    
Belpre (OH)   [Map]     North Hills   [Map]    
Blennerhassett   [Map]     Parkers Towne   [Map]    
Boaz   [Map]     Parkersburg   [Map]    
Coolville (OH)   [Map]     Pleasant View   [Map]    
Elizabeth   [Map]     Ravenswood   [Map]    
Greencastle   [Map]     Redbush (OH)   [Map]    
Kanawha   [Map]     Sherman   [Map]    
Keno (OH)   [Map]     Slate   [Map]    
Lubeck   [Map]     Vienna   [Map]    
Mineral Acres   [Map]     Washington   [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 Hopewell Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wood County.

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

Belpre   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Elizabeth   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Parkersburg   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hopewell Cemetery
 
Ravenswood   [Map]
 - Located in Jackson County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Hopewell Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Hopewell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wood County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Fairfield County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wood 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 Wood 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 Hopewell 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 Hopewell Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1986770   (Name of Record: Hopewell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wood
Lat: 39.1767435     Lon: -81.6767955   [Map]
Elev: 282         Map Name: Lubeck

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

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 'straight-line' (or 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 Hopewell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1767, Longitude: -81.6768     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hopewell 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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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