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The location of Nuzum Cemetery









A visit to the Nuzum Cemetery ...

The location of the Nuzum 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 Nuzum Cemetery ...

The Nuzum Cemetery is located in Marion County. The county seat for Marion County is located in Fairmont.

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

Lat:   39.4195°   (39° 25' 10")

Lon:   -80.1104°   (-80° 6' 37")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Nuzum Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adamsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Amnon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Barrackville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Bluemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Boyce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Bunners Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Claremont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Cochran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Current Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Davis Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Enterprise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Fairmont City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Grafton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Grafton National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Hawkinberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Hayhurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Hepzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Janes Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Linn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Linns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
McConkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
McIntyre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Meadowdale Wesleyan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Memorial Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Middleville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Moran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Mount Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #817856<3>
 
Nay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Nixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Nuzum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Old Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Pitcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Prickett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Pride Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Shavers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Snoderly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
West Virginia National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Woodsdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Nuzum Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Nuzum Cemetery.

Arnettsville   [Map]     Hebron   [Map]    
Barrackville   [Map]     Helens Run   [Map]    
Bridgeport   [Map]     Knottsville   [Map]    
Despard   [Map]     Lumberport   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Monongah   [Map]    
Fairmont   [Map]     Newburg   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Pleasant Valley   [Map]    
Farmington   [Map]     Pleasant View   [Map]    
Fetterman   [Map]     Rivesville   [Map]    
Flemington   [Map]     Shinnston   [Map]    
Garden Village   [Map]     Smithtown   [Map]    
Gladesville   [Map]     Threefork Bridge   [Map]    
Grafton   [Map]     Whitehall   [Map]    
Grant Town   [Map]     Worthington   [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 Nuzum Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Fairmont   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Fetterman   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Gladesville   [Map]
 - Located in Preston County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Grafton   [Map]
 - Located in Taylor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Newburg   [Map]
 - Located in Preston County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Shinnston   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Nuzum Cemetery
 
Worthington   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Nuzum Cemetery

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 professional and volunteer 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 Nuzum Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion 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 Marion 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 Marion 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 Nuzum 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 Nuzum Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1544264   (Name of Record: Nuzum Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 39.4195318     Lon: -80.1103561   [Map]
Elev: 403         Map Name: Fairmont East

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Marion County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marion County: www.marioncountywv.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 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 Nuzum Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4195, Longitude: -80.1104     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nuzum 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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