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The location of Stoneking Cemetery









A visit to the Stoneking Cemetery ...

The location of the Stoneking 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 Stoneking Cemetery ...

The Stoneking Cemetery is located in Wetzel County. The county seat for Wetzel County is located in New Martinsville.

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

Lat:   39.6201°   (39° 37' 12")

Lon:   -80.5054°   (-80° 30' 19")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Stoneking Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Anderson - Bane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Anderson Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Bartrug Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Big Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Borden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Burchfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Carney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77949<3>
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Chutes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monongalia County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Dulaney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Earnshaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
East View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Furbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Garner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Hayhurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Higginbotham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Horner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Hundred Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Ice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Kilcoyne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Leezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Littleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Long Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Low Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79229
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Mt. Herman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Murray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Old Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Rymer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Scritchfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Shaffer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Shriver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Shuman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Snider Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Snodgrass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Stottlemeier Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Strosnider Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Utt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Wade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Willey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Yost Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Stoneking Cemetery.

Adaline   [Map]     Grant Town   [Map]    
Atwood   [Map]     Helens Run   [Map]    
Bane   [Map]     Hundred   [Map]    
Barker   [Map]     Littleton   [Map]    
Bebee   [Map]     Lumberport   [Map]    
Big Run   [Map]     Mannington   [Map]    
Blacksville   [Map]     Monongah   [Map]    
Cameron   [Map]     Pine Grove   [Map]    
Enterprise   [Map]     Smithfield   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Uniontown   [Map]    
Farmington   [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 Stoneking Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wetzel County.

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

Cameron   [Map]
 - Located in Marshall County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Hundred   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Mannington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
New Martinsville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Shinnston   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking Cemetery
 
Worthington   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoneking 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 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 - you should note 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 Stoneking Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Wetzel County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Belmont County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Guernsey County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Monroe County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Noble County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Fayette County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Greene County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Westmoreland County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Barbour County:     Cyndi's
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Braxton County:     Cyndi's
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Brooke County:     Cyndi's
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Doddridge County:     Cyndi's
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Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
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Harrison County:     Cyndi's
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Lewis County:     Cyndi's
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Marion County:     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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Ritchie County:     Cyndi's
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Tyler County:     Cyndi's
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Upshur County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Wetzel 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 Wetzel 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 Stoneking 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 Stoneking Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1547478   (Name of Record: Stoneking Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wetzel
Lat: 39.6200837     Lon: -80.5053625   [Map]
Elev: 374         Map Name: Big Run

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 things 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 Stoneking Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6201, Longitude: -80.5054     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stoneking 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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