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Our Genealogical Helper for Central ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Central (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Central. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Newspapers Published in Central ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 53 newspapers that have been published in the area around Central.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Central, there are papers which were published within 6 miles [9.7 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Central.

Cemeteries Near Central ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Central.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Central covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  WNW Way Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Hiatt Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Spencer Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Harkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Varner Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  NNW Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SW Spencer Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Rosemar United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Chichester Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Mayo Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Pugh Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Uhl Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  S Spring Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Ogden Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Tunnel Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Arlington Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  NE Henderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Christopher Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  SSW IOOF Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Parkersburg Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  S Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  S Woodyard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Harper Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  SSW Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW St. Xaviers Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Mt. Carmel Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Dils Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Bethel Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Warren Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Williamstown Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Harmar Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Barnett Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Dunham Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  SW Rockland Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Cedarville Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Holliday Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Tavenner Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Mathews Cemetery   [Map]     
  S McPherson Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Sharp - Prince Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Compton Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Kinnaird Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE River View Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Mound Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Old St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Brabham Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  SW Maddox Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW River Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Sunset Memory Gardens   [Map]     
  S Wright Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Foley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Red Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  E East Lawn Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE New St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Barlow Central Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Veto Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Corner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Edelen Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Richards Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Posey Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Vandevier Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Farson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Corbin Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Harness Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Churchtown Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Neal Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Lubeck Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Jackson Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Ruble Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Mt. Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Farrow Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Lower Newport Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Lynch Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Putnam Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Woodruff Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW McDougle Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Barnes Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW St. John Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Beckwith Cemetery #1   [Map]     
  S Butcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Deming Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Ross - McCardle Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Kanawha United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SSE Caplinger Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Grant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Beech Grove Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Stanleyville Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  NNW North Watertown Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE St. Jacobs Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Rainbow Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Murdock Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Fairfield Church Cemetery   [Map]     


Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<3>

While we didn't find Central in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Central.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Central, with the one closest to Central listed first.

Boaz   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) from Central
 - Boaz had a post office and railroad service
Constitution (OH)   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West (W) from Central
 - 1895 population of 78 people
 - Constitution had a post office and railroad service
Vienna   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Central
 - Vienna had a post office and railroad service
Boreman   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Central
 - Boreman had a post office and no railroad service
Valley Mills   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Central
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Valley Mills had a post office and no railroad service
McAvan (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Central
 - McAvan had railroad service and no post office
Belpre (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Central
 - 1895 population of 1,007 people (with 6,406 people in 2017)
 - Belpre had a post office and railroad service
Parkersburg   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Central
 - 1895 population of 8,408 people (with 30,096 people in 2017)
 - Parkersburg had a post office and railroad service
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Central
 - 1895 population of 376 people (with 2,906 people in 2017)
 - Williamstown had a post office and railroad service
Harmar (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Central
 - 1895 population of 1,684 people
 - Harmar had railroad service and no post office
West Marietta (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Central
 - West Marietta had railroad service and no post office
Fleming (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Central
 - 1895 population of 19 people
 - Fleming had a post office and railroad service
Dunham (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Central
 - 1895 population of 96 people
 - Dunham had a post office and no railroad service
Rockland (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Central
 - 1895 population of 162 people
 - Rockland had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Central. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Central in the 1890's.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Central is located in Wood County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wood County: Athens (OH), Meigs (OH), Washington (OH), Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie & Wirt.

Below are the counties that are near Central. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Central:

Wood     (The home county for Central)
      Boaz   [Map]   NE   Less than 2 miles
      North Hills   [Map]   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Vienna   [Map]   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Parkers Towne   [Map]   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Williamstown   [Map]   NE   5 miles [8 km]
      Parkersburg   [Map]   S   5 miles [8 km]
      Blennerhassett   [Map]   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Pleasant View   [Map]   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Lubeck   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Washington   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Kanawha   [Map]   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Mineral Acres   [Map]   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Mineral Wells   [Map]   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Grantsville   [Map]   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      West Union   [Map]   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Odaville   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Ravenswood   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Flatwoods   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Ripley   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Hartford City   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      New Haven   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Mason   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Belmont   [Map]   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Saint Marys   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Hebron   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Cairo   [Map]   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Ellenboro   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Cantwell   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Harrisville   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Pennsboro   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Pullman   [Map]   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Auburn   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Reedy   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Spencer   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Friendly   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Sistersville   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Middlebourne   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Paden City   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      New Martinsville   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Greencastle   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Freeport   [Map]   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Elizabeth   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Peewee   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Burning Springs   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Athens (OH)
      Coolville (OH)   [Map]   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Armadale (OH)   [Map]   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Amesville (OH)   [Map]   W   23 miles [37 km]
      Mudsock (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   23 miles [37 km]
      Carsey Town (OH)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Athens (OH)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Mount Nebo (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Glouster (OH)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Jacksonville (OH)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Liars Corner (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Trimble (OH)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Chauncey (OH)   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Greens Run (OH)   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Gallia (OH)
      Carlton (OH)   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Guernsey (OH)
      Cumberland (OH)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Bluebell (OH)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Pleasant City (OH)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Senecaville (OH)   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Hocking (OH)
      Murray City (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      New Town (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      New Pittsburg (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Candy Town (OH)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Sand Run (OH)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Meigs (OH)
      Keno (OH)   [Map]   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Bashan (OH)   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Racine (OH)   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Thomas Village (OH)   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Middleport (OH)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Rutland (OH)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Monroe (OH)
      Graysville (OH)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Stafford (OH)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Antioch (OH)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Plainview (OH)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Lewisville (OH)   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Woodsfield (OH)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Miltonsburg (OH)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Morgan (OH)
      Chesterhill (OH)   [Map]   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Stockport (OH)   [Map]   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Wrightstown (OH)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Malta (OH)   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      McConnelsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Morganville (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Noble (OH)
      Dungannon (OH)   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
      Dexter City (OH)   [Map]   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Harriettsville (OH)   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Caldwell (OH)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Olive Green (OH)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Belle Valley (OH)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Sarahsville (OH)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Summerfield (OH)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Perry (OH)
      Chapel Hill (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Corning (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      San Toy (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Rendville (OH)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Hemlock (OH)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Shawnee (OH)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Washington (OH)
      Belpre (OH)   [Map]   SW   5 miles [8 km]
      Marietta (OH)   [Map]   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Sandhill (OH)   [Map]   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Devola (OH)   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Redbush (OH)   [Map]   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Lowell (OH)   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Beverly (OH)   [Map]   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Lower Salem (OH)   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Macksburg (OH)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Grandview (OH)   [Map]   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Matamoras (OH)   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Central, see our County-by-County Page for Central.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or 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 are relevant to Central:

These websites are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Website for the West Virginia State Archives

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives website for the State of West Virginia to be a good source for additional links.

These pages are specific to Wood County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson 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    
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    
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hocking 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    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Wood County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for West Virginia     Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Wood County

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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.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Central. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Central. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Central) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Central. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3456, Longitude: -81.5229     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Central have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>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:

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<3>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Central, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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