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The location of Long Cemetery









A visit to the Long Cemetery ...

The location of the Long 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 Long Cemetery ...

The Long Cemetery is located in Mason County. The county seat for Mason County is located in Point Pleasant.

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

Lat:   38.6370°   (38° 38' 13")

Lon:   -82.0896°   (-82° 5' 22")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 47 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Long Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkeson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
Barton Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
Beale Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Bethel Methodist Episcopal Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Big Four Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Blain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Long Cemetery
 
Bruce Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Buckle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Buffalo Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Clay Chapel Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Fraizer Bottom Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hambrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hazel Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hazlett Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Henry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hereford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Long Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
King Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Long Cemetery
 
Kirkpatrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
McCoy Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Long Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2369496<3>
 
McCoy - Starkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Long Cemetery
 
McLellon Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Moores Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Mt. Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Mountain Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Long Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Pliny Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Long Cemetery
 
Potts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Long Cemetery
 
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Staten Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Swan Creek Methodist Episcopal Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Templeton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Van Sickle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Williamson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Wyoma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Long 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 Long Cemetery.

Arbuckle   [Map]     Hurricane   [Map]    
Athalia (OH)   [Map]     Indian Village   [Map]    
Baden   [Map]     Leon   [Map]    
Bancroft   [Map]     Mills Village (OH)   [Map]    
Bladen (OH)   [Map]     Milton   [Map]    
Buffalo   [Map]     Pliny   [Map]    
Crown City   [Map]     Point Pleasant   [Map]    
Crown City (OH)   [Map]     Scott Village   [Map]    
Culloden   [Map]     Teays Valley   [Map]    
Eleanor   [Map]     Teays Village   [Map]    
Fraziers Bottom   [Map]     Upland   [Map]    
Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]     Westbrook Village (OH)   [Map]    
Henderson   [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 Long Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mason County.

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

Buffalo   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Gallipolis   [Map]
 - Located in Gallia County (OH)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Cemetery
 
Hurricane   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Cemetery
 
Milton   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Long Cemetery
 
Point Pleasant   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Long Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 Long Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Mason County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Carter County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greenup County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County (KY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Athens County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gallia County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Scioto County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Vinton County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Boone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cabell County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Logan County:     Cyndi's
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Mingo County:     Cyndi's
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Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Wayne County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Mason 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 Mason 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 Long 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 Long Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1542362   (Name of Record: Long Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Mason
Lat: 38.6370292     Lon: -82.0895862   [Map]
Elev: 274         Map Name: Arlee

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Mason County

About West Virginia

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 '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 Long Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6370, Longitude: -82.0896     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Long 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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