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The location of St. Clara Cemetery









A visit to the St. Clara Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Clara 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 St. Clara Cemetery ...

The St. Clara 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 St. Clara Cemetery

Lat:   39.1259°   (39° 7' 33")

Lon:   -80.7045°   (-80° 42' 16")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Clara Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Auburn Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Big Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Brannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Carder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Coldwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Farnsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Halderman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Hart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Hurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Indian Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Keister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Leason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Lowther Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Middle Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Mt. Earnest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Pt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Redemption Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Rock Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Rock Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Snider Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
South Branch East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Toms Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Troy - IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Union Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Woofter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Woofter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Clara Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Clara Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]     Pullman   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Camden   [Map]     Sand Fork   [Map]    
Cox Town   [Map]     Smith Village   [Map]    
Garton Village   [Map]     Smithburg   [Map]    
Glenville   [Map]     Truebada   [Map]    
Harrisville   [Map]     Valley Chapel   [Map]    
Jane Lew   [Map]     West Milford   [Map]    
Lost Creek   [Map]     West Union   [Map]    
O'Neill   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Pennsboro   [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 St. Clara 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 St. Clara Cemetery.

Burnsville   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Clarksburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Harrisville   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Pennsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
West Union   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Clara Cemetery
 
Weston   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Clara Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 St. Clara 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:

Monroe County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Noble County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greene County (PA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Barbour County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Braxton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Monongalia County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Nicholas County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pleasants County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Preston County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Randolph County:     Cyndi's
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Ritchie County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Taylor County:     Cyndi's
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Tyler County:     Cyndi's
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Upshur County:     Cyndi's
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Webster County:     Cyndi's
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Wetzel County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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 St. Clara 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 St. Clara Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1689574   (Name of Record: Saint Clara Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Doddridge
Lat: 39.1259217     Lon: -80.7045451   [Map]
Elev: 294         Map Name: New Milton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in West Virginia

About Doddridge County

About West Virginia

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 St. Clara Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1259, Longitude: -80.7045     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Clara Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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