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The location of Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery









A visit to the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery ...

The location of the Mollohan / Cooper 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 Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery ...

The Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery is located in Clay County. The county seat for Clay County is located in Clay.

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

Lat:   38.6326°   (38° 37' 57")

Lon:   -81.0429°   (-81° 2' 34")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey - Siers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Bogg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Boggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2650146<3>
 
Boone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Chenowith - Reip Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Cherrytree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Clark Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Coen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Conley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Cottrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Eagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Elmira Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Goodrich Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Hallburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Harold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Hicks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Little Laurel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Matheny Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
McCracken Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
McCune Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Minnora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Mollohan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Mollohan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Moss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Pt. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Sears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Walnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery.

Arnett   [Map]     Harrison   [Map]    
Arnoldsburg   [Map]     Hartland   [Map]    
Canfield   [Map]     Heaters   [Map]    
Clay   [Map]     Muddlety   [Map]    
Clem   [Map]     Mudfork   [Map]    
Clendenin   [Map]     Orma   [Map]    
Exchange   [Map]     Pigeon   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Spencer   [Map]    
Gassaway   [Map]     Sutton   [Map]    
Glenville   [Map]     Valley Fork   [Map]    
Grantsville   [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 Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Clay County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery.

Clay   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Clendenin   [Map]
 - Located in Kanawha County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Gassaway   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery
 
Sutton   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Clay County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Meigs County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Boone County:     Cyndi's
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Braxton County:     Cyndi's
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Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Greenbrier County:     Cyndi's
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Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Kanawha County:     Cyndi's
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Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Raleigh County:     Cyndi's
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Ritchie 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 Clay 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 Clay 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 Mollohan / Cooper 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 Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2586225   (Name of Record: Mollohan/Cooper Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Clay
Lat: 38.6326155     Lon: -81.0429121   [Map]
Map Name: Chloe

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 '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 Mollohan / Cooper Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6326, Longitude: -81.0429     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mollohan / Cooper 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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