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The location of Staats Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Staats Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Staats 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 Staats Cemetery...

The Staats Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Ripley.

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

Lat:   38.9656°   (38° 57' 56")

Lon:   -81.6612°   (-81° 39' 40")

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

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

Elizabeth   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
New Haven   [Map]
 - Located in Mason County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Ravenswood   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Staats Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Staats Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Archer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Beckwith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Bicknell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Boso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Braham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Browning Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Curry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
DeBussey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Derenburger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Engle Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Flinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Flinn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Gaites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Gates Ridge EUB Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Gridley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Hawk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Hurd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Independence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Kent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Lamps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Lathem Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Laucks Chapel Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Logston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Lowdell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Meadowdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Middleswart Cemetery (OH)   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County (OH)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Nesselroad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Nesselroad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Pond Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wood County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Rankin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Rardon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Ravenswood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Rawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Safreed Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Sandy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Shafer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Shaffer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Slaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Slaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Springston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Staats Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Vanhorn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Wheaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Staats Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Staats Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Staats Cemetery.

Baden   [Map]Hartford City   [Map]Peewee   [Map]
Bashan (OH)   [Map]Kanawha   [Map]Pleasant View   [Map]
Burning Springs   [Map]Keno (OH)   [Map]Racine (OH)   [Map]
Coolville (OH)   [Map]Lubeck   [Map]Ravenswood   [Map]
Elizabeth   [Map]Mineral Acres   [Map]Reedy   [Map]
Flatwoods   [Map]Mineral Wells   [Map]Ripley   [Map]
Flint Town   [Map]New Haven   [Map]Slate   [Map]
Greencastle   [Map]Odaville   [Map]Spencer   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Staats Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson 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    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hocking 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    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vinton County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Braxton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell 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    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam 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    
Tyler 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 Jackson 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 Jackson 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 Staats 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 Staats Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1547302   (Name of Record: Staats Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 38.9656367     Lon: -81.661239   [Map]
Elev: 322         Map Name: Sandyville

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.gov/



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: 38.9656, Longitude: -81.6612     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Staats Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Staats 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 from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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