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(Calhoun County, West Virginia)


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The location of Starcher Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Starcher Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Starcher 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 Starcher Cemetery...

The Starcher Cemetery is located in Calhoun County. The county seat for Calhoun County is located in Grantsville.

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

Lat:   38.8643°   (38° 51' 51")

Lon:   -81.2198°   (-81° 13' 11")

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

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

Cairo   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Elizabeth   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Located in Gilmer County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Harrisville   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Reedy   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Spencer   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Starcher Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Starcher Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Bigbend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Bower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Bryners Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Coon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Cooper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Craig Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Depue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Depue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Dry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Hays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Hooam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Hur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Husk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Maze Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
McCrae Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Meadows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Millerville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wirt County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Starcher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79793<4>
 
Slider Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Snyder Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Stalman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Starcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Sycamore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Tanner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Triplett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Villers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Starcher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80193
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Starcher Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Starcher 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 Starcher Cemetery.

Arnoldsburg   [Map]Flint Town   [Map]Odaville   [Map]
Auburn   [Map]Freeport   [Map]Orma   [Map]
Burning Springs   [Map]Glenville   [Map]Peewee   [Map]
Cairo   [Map]Grantsville   [Map]Reedy   [Map]
Cantwell   [Map]Greencastle   [Map]Sand Fork   [Map]
Cicerone   [Map]Harrisville   [Map]Slate   [Map]
Clem   [Map]Kentuck   [Map]Spencer   [Map]
Elizabeth   [Map]Mudfork   [Map]Truebada   [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 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 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 Starcher Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Calhoun 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    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe 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    
Braxton 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    
Fayette 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    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lewis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
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    
Upshur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
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 Calhoun 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 Calhoun 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 Starcher 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 Starcher Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1696930   (Name of Record: Starcher Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Calhoun
Lat: 38.8642531     Lon: -81.2198388   [Map]
Elev: 318         Map Name: Arnoldsburg

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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: 38.8643, Longitude: -81.2198     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Starcher Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Starcher 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 beginning in . 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.

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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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