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The location of Troy - IOOF Cemetery









A visit to the Troy - IOOF Cemetery ...

The location of the Troy - IOOF 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 Troy - IOOF Cemetery ...

The Troy - IOOF Cemetery is located in Gilmer County. The county seat for Gilmer County is located in Glenville.

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

Lat:   39.0283°   (39° 1' 41")

Lon:   -80.7678°   (-80° 46' 4")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Auburn Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Big Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Boilon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Brannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Carder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Conrad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Dyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Farnsworth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Halderman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Holbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Horn Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Hurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Keister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Keith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Leason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Lowther Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
McHenry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Meadow Lane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Messenger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Messenger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Mt. Earnest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Old Field Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Otterbein Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2251167<3>
 
Pt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Redemption Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Rhodes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Riddle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Rock Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Rock Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
St. Clara Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Sand Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Stalnaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Whitting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Woodford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Woofter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery.

Arnett   [Map]     Jane Lew   [Map]    
Auburn   [Map]     Pennsboro   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Pullman   [Map]    
Camden   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Cantwell   [Map]     Sand Fork   [Map]    
Cox Town   [Map]     Smith Village   [Map]    
Exchange   [Map]     Smithburg   [Map]    
Garton Village   [Map]     Truebada   [Map]    
Glenville   [Map]     Valley Chapel   [Map]    
Grantsville   [Map]     West Union   [Map]    
Harrisville   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Heaters   [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 Troy - IOOF Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Gilmer County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Troy - IOOF Cemetery.

Burnsville   [Map]
 - Located in Braxton County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Glenville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Grantsville   [Map]
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Harrisville   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Pennsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
West Union   [Map]
 - Located in Doddridge County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Troy - IOOF Cemetery
 
Weston   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Troy - IOOF 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 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 - 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 Troy - IOOF Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Gilmer County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Gilmer 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 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 Troy - IOOF 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 Troy - IOOF Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2586254   (Name of Record: Troy-International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Gilmer
Lat: 39.0282779     Lon: -80.7678207   [Map]
Map Name: Auburn

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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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Troy - IOOF Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0283, Longitude: -80.7678     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Troy - IOOF 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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