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Our GPS coordinates for the Spring Valley 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.

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The Location of the Spring Valley Cemetery...

The Spring Valley Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Wayne.

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

Lat:   38.3762°   (38° 22' 34")

Lon:   -82.5334°   (-82° 32' 0")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Spring Valley 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 Spring Valley Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

Ashland   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Barboursville   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Burlington   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Catlettsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Ceredo   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Chesapeake   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Huntington   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Ironton   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Kenova   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Russell   [Map]
 - Located in Greenup County (KY)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Wayne   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Spring Valley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Alley Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Arthur Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Bates & Crum Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Bently Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Bethel Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Bloss Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Boulevard Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Bowling Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Branham Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Bryants Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Clarkson Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Crescent Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Cumpston Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Cyrus Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Dock Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Freewill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Green Lawn Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Harveytown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Hatten Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Hensly Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Highland Memorial Gardens (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Howe Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Johnston Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Lester Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Lockwood Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Lockwood - White Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Maple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #447629<4>
 
Mays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79316
 
Plymale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Rawles Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Riggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Runyon Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79969
 
Thacker Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Lawrence County (OH)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
William Cemetery (KY)   [Map]
 - Located in Boyd County (KY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Valley Cemetery
 
Woodmere Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Cabell County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Spring Valley 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 Spring Valley Cemetery.

Andis (OH)   [Map]Centerville   [Map]Millseat (KY)   [Map]
Ashland (KY)   [Map]Ceredo   [Map]Pea Ridge   [Map]
Barboursville   [Map]Chesapeake (OH)   [Map]Proctorville (OH)   [Map]
Bellefonte (KY)   [Map]Coal Grove (OH)   [Map]Rush (KY)   [Map]
Big Sandy (KY)   [Map]Durbin (KY)   [Map]Russell (KY)   [Map]
Bolton (KY)   [Map]Estep (KY)   [Map]South Point (OH)   [Map]
Buchanan (KY)   [Map]Fairview (KY)   [Map]Wayne   [Map]
Buffalo Creek   [Map]Huntington   [Map]Westwood (KY)   [Map]
Burlington (OH)   [Map]Ironton (OH)   [Map]Zelda (KY)   [Map]
Catlettsburg (KY)   [Map]Kenova   [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 websites either 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 Spring Valley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elliott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenup County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lawrence County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Magoffin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rowan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wolfe County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scioto County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vinton County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Wayne 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 Wayne 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 Spring Valley 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 Spring Valley Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2586141   (Name of Record: Spring Valley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 38.3761962     Lon: -82.5333828   [Map]
Map Name: Catlettsburg

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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: 38.3762, Longitude: -82.5334     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Spring Valley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Spring Valley 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 'point-to-point' distance starting in . 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.

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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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