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The location of Wolverton Cemetery









A visit to the Wolverton Cemetery ...

The location of the Wolverton 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 Wolverton Cemetery ...

The Wolverton Cemetery is located in Doddridge County. The county seat for Doddridge County is located in West Union.

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

Lat:   39.2856°   (39° 17' 8")

Lon:   -80.6543°   (-80° 39' 15")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Wolverton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Archbold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Big Battle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Big Isaac Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Blandville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Cascara Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Chestnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Childers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Coldwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Crystal Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Day Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Doak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Grass Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Greenbrier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Indian Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
K of P Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Keys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Masonic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Middle Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Pt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Ruley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Sedalia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Shahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Snider Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Toms Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Underwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80148<3>
 
Union Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wolverton Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Wolverton Cemetery.

Adamston   [Map]     O'Neill   [Map]    
Anmoore   [Map]     Pennsboro   [Map]    
Atwood   [Map]     Pine Grove   [Map]    
Auburn   [Map]     Pullman   [Map]    
Bane   [Map]     Salem   [Map]    
Camden   [Map]     Smith Village   [Map]    
Clarksburg   [Map]     Smithburg   [Map]    
Despard   [Map]     Smithfield   [Map]    
Gore   [Map]     Stonewood   [Map]    
Jane Lew   [Map]     Valley Chapel   [Map]    
Lost Creek   [Map]     West Milford   [Map]    
Lumberport   [Map]     West Union   [Map]    
Middlebourne   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Nutter Fort   [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 Wolverton Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Doddridge County.

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

Clarksburg   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Middlebourne   [Map]
 - Located in Tyler County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Pennsboro   [Map]
 - Located in Ritchie County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
West Union   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Wolverton Cemetery
 
Weston   [Map]
 - Located in Lewis County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wolverton 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 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 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 Wolverton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Doddridge County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Belmont County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County (OH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Noble County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (OH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Fayette County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Greene County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Washington County (PA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Barbour County:     Cyndi's
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Braxton County:     Cyndi's
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Calhoun County:     Cyndi's
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Clay 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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Pleasants County:     Cyndi's
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Preston County:     Cyndi's
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Randolph County:     Cyndi's
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Ritchie County:     Cyndi's
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Roane County:     Cyndi's
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Taylor County:     Cyndi's
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Tyler County:     Cyndi's
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Upshur County:     Cyndi's
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Webster County:     Cyndi's
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Wetzel County:     Cyndi's
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Wirt 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 Doddridge 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 Doddridge 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 Wolverton 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 Wolverton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1549364   (Name of Record: Wolverton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Doddridge
Lat: 39.2856414     Lon: -80.6542669   [Map]
Elev: 266         Map Name: Smithburg

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within West Virginia

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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 '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 Wolverton Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2856, Longitude: -80.6543     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Wolverton 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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