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The location of Morgan Cemetery









A visit to the Morgan Cemetery ...

The location of the Morgan 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 Morgan Cemetery ...

The Morgan Cemetery is located in Doddridge County. The county seat for Doddridge County is located in West Union.

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

Lat:   39.4476°   (39° 26' 51")

Lon:   -80.6223°   (-80° 37' 20")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Morgan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Atwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Big Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Booth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Cascara Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Chutes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Doak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Dye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Fluhartys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Fox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Grass Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Hildreth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Ice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Jolliffee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Keys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Kilcoyne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Knights of Pythias Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Lantz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Lieuts - Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Lowe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Lyons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Main Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Marsh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
McIntire Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Parks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Piney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Pricetown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Sedalia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Stout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Swiger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Tennant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80148<3>
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Walnut Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2212732
 
Wetzel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Willey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Morgan Cemetery.

Adamston   [Map]     Mannington   [Map]    
Atwood   [Map]     Middlebourne   [Map]    
Bane   [Map]     New Martinsville   [Map]    
Barker   [Map]     O'Neill   [Map]    
Bebee   [Map]     Paden City   [Map]    
Big Moses   [Map]     Pine Grove   [Map]    
Big Run   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Clarksburg   [Map]     Shinnston   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Smithburg   [Map]    
Gore   [Map]     Smithfield   [Map]    
Helens Run   [Map]     Uniontown   [Map]    
Hundred   [Map]     West Union   [Map]    
Littleton   [Map]     Worthington   [Map]    
Lumberport   [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 Morgan Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Doddridge County.

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

Clarksburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Hundred   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Mannington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Middlebourne   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
New Martinsville   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Paden City   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Shinnston   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
West Union   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Worthington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Morgan 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 Morgan Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Doddridge County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Doddridge 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 Doddridge 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 Morgan 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 Morgan Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1543536   (Name of Record: Morgan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Doddridge
Lat: 39.4475836     Lon: -80.6223199   [Map]
Elev: 411         Map Name: Folsom

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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 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 Morgan Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4476, Longitude: -80.6223     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Morgan 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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