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Our Genealogy Helper for Greenwood ...

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 Greenwood (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 an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Greenwood. 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.

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 southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

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 south 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.

Greenwood is located in Morgan County.

To see how the shape of West Virginia's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Morgan County: Allegany (MD), Washington (MD), Frederick (VA), Berkeley & Hampshire.

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

  • Morgan County     (The home county of Greenwood)
    • Bath [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bath
      • Bath [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath
    • Berryville [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryville
      • Berryville [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville
    • Magnolia [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnolia
      • Magnolia [Morgan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
    • Paw Paw [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paw Paw
      • Paw Paw [Morgan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 492 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paw Paw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paw Paw<3>
    • Hancock [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
      • Hancock [Morgan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
  • Berkeley County
    • Arden [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arden
      • Arden [Berkeley County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arden
    • Inwood [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inwood
      • Inwood [Berkeley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Inwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inwood<3>
    • Bunker Hill [Berkeley County]
    • Martinsburg [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsburg
      • Martinsburg [Berkeley County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,454 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<3>
    • Hedgesville [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hedgesville
      • Hedgesville [Berkeley County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 297 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hedgesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hedgesville<3>
    • Baker Heights [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker Heights
      • Baker Heights [Berkeley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker Heights
    • Little Georgetown [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Georgetown
      • Little Georgetown [Berkeley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Georgetown
    • Bedington [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedington
      • Bedington [Berkeley County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedington
    • Falling Waters [Berkeley County]
    • Scrabble [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scrabble
      • Scrabble [Berkeley County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scrabble have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scrabble
  • Hampshire County
    • Capon Bridge [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Capon Bridge
      • Capon Bridge [Hampshire County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Capon Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Capon Bridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Capon Bridge<3>
    • Slanesville [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slanesville
      • Slanesville [Hampshire County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slanesville
    • Three Churches [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Churches
      • Three Churches [Hampshire County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Churches
    • Augusta [Hampshire County]
    • Yellow Spring [Hampshire County]
    • Springfield [Hampshire County]
    • Ritters [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ritters
      • Ritters [Hampshire County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ritters
    • Romney [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romney
      • Romney [Hampshire County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,695 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Romney<3>
  • Hardy County
    • Wardensville [Hardy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wardensville
      • Wardensville [Hardy County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wardensville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wardensville<3>
  • Jefferson County
    • Bardane [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bardane
      • Bardane [Jefferson County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bardane
    • Jefferson Village [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson Village
      • Jefferson Village [Jefferson County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Village
    • Shepherdstown [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepherdstown
      • Shepherdstown [Jefferson County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,911 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shepherdstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherdstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shepherdstown<3>
    • Charles Town [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charles Town
      • Charles Town [Jefferson County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,029 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charles Town
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charles Town<3>
    • Ranson [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranson
      • Ranson [Jefferson County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,239 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ranson has also been known as:
      • Corporation of Ranson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranson<3>
    • Bloomery [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomery
      • Bloomery [Jefferson County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomery
    • Kabletown [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kabletown
      • Kabletown [Jefferson County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kabletown
    • Bolivar [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
      • Bolivar [Jefferson County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,022 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
    • Harpers Ferry [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harpers Ferry
      • Harpers Ferry [Jefferson County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harpers Ferry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harpers Ferry<3>
    • Lower Town [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Town
      • Lower Town [Jefferson County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Town
  • Mineral County
    • Fort Ashby [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Ashby
      • Fort Ashby [Mineral County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Ashby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Ashby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Ashby<3>
    • Ridgeley [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgeley
      • Ridgeley [Mineral County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgeley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeley<3>
    • Wiley Ford [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wiley Ford
      • Wiley Ford [Mineral County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wiley Ford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wiley Ford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wiley Ford<3>
    • Carpendale [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpendale
      • Carpendale [Mineral County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 905 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carpendale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carpendale
    • Burlington [Mineral County]
    • Keyser [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keyser
      • Keyser [Mineral County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,915 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keyser
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keyser<3>
  • Allegany County (MD)
    • Keifers [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keifers
      • Keifers [Allegany County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keifers
    • Little Orleans [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Orleans
      • Little Orleans [Allegany County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Orleans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Orleans
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Orleans<3>
    • Oldtown [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldtown
      • Oldtown [Allegany County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oldtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldtown<3>
    • Flintstone [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flintstone
      • Flintstone [Allegany County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flintstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flintstone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flintstone<3>
    • Spring Gap [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Gap
      • Spring Gap [Allegany County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Gap
    • Cumberland [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
      • Cumberland [Allegany County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,284 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland<3>
    • La Vale [Allegany County]
    • Rawlings [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawlings
      • Rawlings [Allegany County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rawlings have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawlings
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rawlings<3>
    • Mount Savage [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Savage
      • Mount Savage [Allegany County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Savage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Savage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Savage<3>
    • Frostburg [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frostburg
      • Frostburg [Allegany County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,505 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frostburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frostburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frostburg<3>
    • Midland [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland
      • Midland [Allegany County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 414 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midland
    • Lonaconing [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lonaconing
      • Lonaconing [Allegany County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the west of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lonaconing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lonaconing<3>
  • Frederick County (MD)
    • Knoxville [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knoxville
      • Knoxville [Frederick County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knoxville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knoxville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knoxville<3>
    • Burkittsville [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burkittsville
      • Burkittsville [Frederick County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burkittsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burkittsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burkittsville<3>
    • Brunswick [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
      • Brunswick [Frederick County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,491 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick<3>
    • Rosemont [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosemont
      • Rosemont [Frederick County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosemont
    • Myersville [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myersville
      • Myersville [Frederick County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,838 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myersville<3>
    • Jefferson [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
      • Jefferson [Frederick County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<3>
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,792 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<3>
    • Braddock Heights [Frederick County]
    • Point-of-Rocks [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point-of-Rocks
      • Point-of-Rocks [Frederick County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point-of-Rocks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point-of-Rocks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point-of-Rocks<3>
  • Washington County (MD)
    • Big Pool [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Pool
      • Big Pool [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Pool have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Pool
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Pool<3>
    • Hancock [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
      • Hancock [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,529 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hancock<3>
    • Clear Spring [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clear Spring
      • Clear Spring [Washington County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clear Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clear Spring<3>
    • Williamsport [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsport
      • Williamsport [Washington County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,089 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsport<3>
    • Sharpsburg [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharpsburg
      • Sharpsburg [Washington County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharpsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharpsburg<3>
    • Wilson-Conococheague [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson-Conococheague
      • Wilson-Conococheague [Washington County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson-Conococheague
    • Fairplay [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairplay
      • Fairplay [Washington County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairplay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairplay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairplay<3>
    • Saint James [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint James
      • Saint James [Washington County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint James have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint James
    • Huyett [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huyett
      • Huyett [Washington County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huyett
    • Breathedsville [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breathedsville
      • Breathedsville [Washington County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breathedsville
    • Keedysville [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keedysville
      • Keedysville [Washington County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keedysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keedysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keedysville<3>
    • Halfway [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halfway
      • Halfway [Washington County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halfway
  • Bedford County (PA)
    • Purcell [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purcell
      • Purcell [Bedford County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purcell
    • Rainsburg [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainsburg
      • Rainsburg [Bedford County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Everett [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Everett
      • Everett [Bedford County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,719 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hyndman [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyndman
      • Hyndman [Bedford County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyndman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Breezewood [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breezewood
      • Breezewood [Bedford County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Breezewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bedford [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
      • Bedford [Bedford County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,677 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<3>
  • Franklin County (PA)
    • Mercersburg [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercersburg
      • Mercersburg [Franklin County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,532 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercersburg<3>
    • Fort Loudon [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Loudon
      • Fort Loudon [Franklin County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Loudon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greencastle [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greencastle
      • Greencastle [Franklin County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,986 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greencastle<3>
    • Cashtown [Franklin County]
    • Saint Thomas [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Thomas
      • Saint Thomas [Franklin County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waynesboro [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
      • Waynesboro [Franklin County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,886 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<3>
  • Fulton County (PA)
    • Websters Mill [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Websters Mill
      • Websters Mill [Fulton County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Websters Mill
    • McConnellsburg [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McConnellsburg
      • McConnellsburg [Fulton County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,002 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McConnellsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Valley-Hi [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley-Hi
      • Valley-Hi [Fulton County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley-Hi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Somerset County (PA)
    • Wellersburg [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellersburg
      • Wellersburg [Somerset County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 171 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellersburg
    • Fairhope [Somerset County]
  • Clarke County (VA)
    • Gaylord [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaylord
      • Gaylord [Clarke County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaylord
    • Berryville [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryville
      • Berryville [Clarke County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,371 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<3>
    • Boyce [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyce
      • Boyce [Clarke County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boyce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyce<3>
    • Waterloo [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterloo
      • Waterloo [Clarke County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
    • White Post [Clarke County]
    • Berrys [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berrys
      • Berrys [Clarke County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berrys
    • Frogtown [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frogtown
      • Frogtown [Clarke County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frogtown
  • Fauquier County (VA)
    • Petersburg [Fauquier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petersburg
      • Petersburg [Fauquier County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
    • Markham [Fauquier County]
  • Frederick County (VA)
    • Shockeysville [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shockeysville
      • Shockeysville [Frederick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shockeysville
    • Siler [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Siler
      • Siler [Frederick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siler
    • Cross Junction [Frederick County]
    • Nordic Village [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nordic Village
      • Nordic Village [Frederick County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nordic Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nordic Village
    • White Hall [Frederick County]
    • Hayfield [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayfield
      • Hayfield [Frederick County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayfield
    • Welltown [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welltown
      • Welltown [Frederick County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welltown
    • Albin [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albin
      • Albin [Frederick County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albin
    • Day - Mar Village [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Day - Mar Village
      • Day - Mar Village [Frederick County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Day - Mar Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Day - Mar Village
    • Echo Village [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Echo Village
      • Echo Village [Frederick County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Echo Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Echo Village
    • Fawcett Gap [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fawcett Gap
      • Fawcett Gap [Frederick County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Fawcett Gap. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fawcett Gap
    • Stephens City [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stephens City
      • Stephens City [Frederick County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,063 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens City<3>
  • Loudoun County (VA)
    • Hillsboro [Loudoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsboro
      • Hillsboro [Loudoun County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<3>
    • Round Hill [Loudoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Hill
      • Round Hill [Loudoun County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 656 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Round Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Round Hill<3>
    • Lovettsville [Loudoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lovettsville
      • Lovettsville [Loudoun County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,198 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lovettsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lovettsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lovettsville<3>
    • Purcellville [Loudoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purcellville
      • Purcellville [Loudoun County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purcellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purcellville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purcellville<3>
    • Hamilton [Loudoun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
      • Hamilton [Loudoun County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 629 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<3>
  • Shenandoah County (VA)
    • Strasburg [Shenandoah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
      • Strasburg [Shenandoah County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,676 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<3>
    • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toms Brook
      • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toms Brook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toms Brook<3>
    • Maurertown [Shenandoah County]
  • Warren County (VA)
    • Reliance [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reliance
      • Reliance [Warren County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reliance
    • Front Royal [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Front Royal
      • Front Royal [Warren County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Front Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Front Royal<3>
  • Winchester City (VA)
    • Winchester [Winchester City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
      • Winchester [Winchester City] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,078 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<3>

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

Newspapers Published in Greenwood ...

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 32 newspapers that have been published in the area around Greenwood.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Greenwood, there are papers which were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Greenwood.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Greenwood:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Maryland
    • Stories from Pennsylvania
    • Stories from Virginia
    • Stories from West Virginia

Cemeteries Near Greenwood ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Greenwood.

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 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 Greenwood covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Greenwood Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greenwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greenwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood Cemetery
  • Oakland Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oakland Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oakland Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland Cemetery
  • Salem Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Salem Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Salem Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem Cemetery
  • Salem Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Salem Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Salem Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem Cemetery
  • Roe Chapel Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Roe Chapel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Roe Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roe Chapel Cemetery
  • Touhey Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Touhey Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Touhey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Touhey Cemetery
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    • McIntire Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McIntire Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McIntire Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McIntire Cemetery
    • Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Central Chapel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Central Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Central Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Chapel Cemetery
    • Mt. Olivet Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Olivet Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Olivet Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Olivet Cemetery
    • Union Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery
    • Ganotown Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ganotown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ganotown Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ganotown Cemetery
    • Shanghai Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shanghai Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shanghai Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shanghai Cemetery
    • Ambrose Chapel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ambrose Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ambrose Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambrose Chapel Cemetery
    • Mt. Tabor Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Tabor Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Tabor Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Tabor Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Tabor Cemetery

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.<5>

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

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

  • Shockeysville [Frederick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shockeysville
    • Shockeysville [Frederick County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 21 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Shockeysville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shockeysville
  • Stotlers Crossroads [Morgan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stotlers Crossroads
    • Stotlers Crossroads [Morgan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Greenwood
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stotlers Crossroads had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stotlers Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stotlers Crossroads
  • Glengary [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glengary
    • Glengary [Berkeley County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Glengary had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glengary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glengary
  • Ganotown [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ganotown
    • Ganotown [Berkeley County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 52 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Ganotown had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ganotown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ganotown
  • Shanghai [Berkeley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shanghai
    • Shanghai [Berkeley County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Greenwood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 49 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Shanghai had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shanghai have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shanghai
  • Collinsville [Frederick County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collinsville
    • Collinsville [Frederick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Greenwood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 17 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Collinsville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinsville
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    • Siler [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Siler
      • Siler [Frederick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Siler had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siler
    • De Haven [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Haven
      • De Haven [Frederick County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, De Haven had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Haven
    • Bloomery [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomery
      • Bloomery [Hampshire County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Greenwood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 106 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bloomery had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomery
    • Gerrardstown [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gerrardstown
      • Gerrardstown [Berkeley County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 250 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gerrardstown had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gerrardstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gerrardstown<3>
    • Jones Springs [Berkeley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones Springs
      • Jones Springs [Berkeley County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Greenwood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 74 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Jones Springs had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jones Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Springs
    • Whitacre [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitacre
      • Whitacre [Frederick County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Greenwood
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Whitacre had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitacre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitacre
    • Cross Junction [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross Junction
      • Cross Junction [Frederick County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Cross Junction had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cross Junction<3>
    • Gainesboro [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesboro
      • Gainesboro [Frederick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Greenwood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 72 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Gainesboro had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesboro
    • White Hall [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Hall
      • White Hall [Frederick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Greenwood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 22 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, White Hall had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Hall<3>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Greenwood. See our List of 1890's Communities around Greenwood.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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- Greenwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4432, Longitude: -78.2328       In this case, the coordinates for Greenwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<5>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 Greenwood, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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