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The location of Robinson Cemetery









A visit to the Robinson Cemetery ...

The location of the Robinson 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 Robinson Cemetery ...

The Robinson Cemetery is located in Harrison County. The county seat for Harrison County is located in Clarksburg.

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

Lat:   39.3648°   (39° 21' 53")

Lon:   -80.3618°   (-80° 21' 42")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 54 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Robinson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adamsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Ash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Barnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Bartlett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Boggess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Borring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Crim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #78127<3>
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Elizabeth Mason Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Enterprise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Greenlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Grim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Hardman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Hepzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Hood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Jett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Lyon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Marsh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Marshville Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79046
 
McIntyre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Michael D Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Milford Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Nay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Nuzum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Oakdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Odell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Pine Bluff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Plant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Richardson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Rittenhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Shaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Shinns Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Swiger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Wamsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Wyatt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Robinson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Robinson Cemetery.

Adamston   [Map]     Mannington   [Map]    
Anmoore   [Map]     Monongah   [Map]    
Barrackville   [Map]     Nutter Fort   [Map]    
Bridgeport   [Map]     O'Neill   [Map]    
Clarksburg   [Map]     Pleasant Valley   [Map]    
Despard   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Shinnston   [Map]    
Farmington   [Map]     Smithfield   [Map]    
Garden Village   [Map]     Stonewood   [Map]    
Gore   [Map]     West Milford   [Map]    
Helens Run   [Map]     Whitehall   [Map]    
Lumberport   [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 Robinson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Harrison County.

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

Bridgeport   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Clarksburg   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Fairmont   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Mannington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Shinnston   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Robinson Cemetery
 
Worthington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Robinson Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 - 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 Robinson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Harrison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Garrett County (MD):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Belmont County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Monongalia County:     Cyndi's
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Ohio County:     Cyndi's
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Pleasants County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Harrison 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 Harrison 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 Robinson 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 Robinson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1718319   (Name of Record: Robinson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Harrison
Lat: 39.3648096     Lon: -80.3617556   [Map]
Elev: 299         Map Name: Clarksburg

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Harrison County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Robinson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3648, Longitude: -80.3618     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Robinson 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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