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(Pleasants County, West Virginia)


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The location of Pine Grove Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Pine Grove Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Pine Grove Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Pine Grove Cemetery...

The Pine Grove Cemetery is located in Pleasants County. The county seat for Pleasants County is located in Saint Marys.

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

Lat:   39.3679°   (39° 22' 4")

Lon:   -81.0440°   (-81° 2' 38")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pine Grove Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pine Grove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Pleasants County.

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

Cairo   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Harrisville   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Middlebourne   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
New Martinsville   [Map]
 - Located in Wetzel County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Paden City   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Pennsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Saint Marys   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Sistersville   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
West Union   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pine Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beavertown Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Beech Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Bibbys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Buck Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Burnthouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Calcutta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Clay Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Cloverdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Craig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Ellenboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Fairmont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Fairview Church Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Holdren Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Huffman Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Ingram Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Lamp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Masonic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Masonic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79307<4>
 
Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Murdock Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Nine Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Old Beech Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Pt. Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Shawnee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Atwood   [Map]Grandview (OH)   [Map]Pennsboro   [Map]
Belmont   [Map]Harrisville   [Map]Pullman   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Hebron   [Map]Saint Marys   [Map]
Cantwell   [Map]Matamoras (OH)   [Map]Sandhill (OH)   [Map]
Ellenboro   [Map]Middlebourne   [Map]Sistersville   [Map]
Friendly   [Map]Paden City   [Map]Smithburg   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Pine Grove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pleasants County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Belmont County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Muskingum County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Braxton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ohio County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Upshur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Pleasants 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,     of Pleasants 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 Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1678555   (Name of Record: Pine Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pleasants
Lat: 39.3678552     Lon: -81.0439992   [Map]
Elev: 269         Map Name: Ellenboro

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3679, Longitude: -81.0440     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pine Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pine Grove Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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