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Our Genealogy Helper for Haywood ...

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 Haywood (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 Haywood. 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 northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the west. 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 west 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.

Haywood is located in Harrison 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 Harrison County: Barbour, Doddridge, Lewis, Marion, Taylor, Upshur & Wetzel.

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

  • Harrison County     (The home county of Haywood)
    • Lumberport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberport
      • Lumberport [Harrison County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 840 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberport
    • Shinnston [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shinnston
      • Shinnston [Harrison County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,104 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shinnston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shinnston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shinnston<3>
    • Spelter [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spelter
      • Spelter [Harrison County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spelter
    • Enterprise [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enterprise
      • Enterprise [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enterprise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enterprise
    • Gore [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gore
      • Gore [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gore
    • Adamston [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamston
      • Adamston [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamston
    • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarksburg
      • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,225 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarksburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<3>
    • Despard [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Despard
      • Despard [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Despard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Despard
    • Katy Lick [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Katy Lick
      • Katy Lick [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Katy Lick
    • Wilsonburg [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilsonburg
      • Wilsonburg [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilsonburg
    • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
      • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,842 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<3>
    • O'Neill [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Neill
      • O'Neill [Harrison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Neill
    • Anmoore [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anmoore
      • Anmoore [Harrison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 734 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anmoore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anmoore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anmoore<3>
  • Barbour County
    • Adaland [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adaland
      • Adaland [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adaland
    • Berryburg [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryburg
      • Berryburg [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryburg
    • Elk City [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk City
      • Elk City [Barbour County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk City
    • Wellington Heights [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellington Heights
      • Wellington Heights [Barbour County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellington Heights
    • Philippi [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philippi
      • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,257 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philippi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<3>
    • Union [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Barbour County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Audra [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Audra
      • Audra [Barbour County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Audra
    • Kalamazoo [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kalamazoo
      • Kalamazoo [Barbour County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kalamazoo
    • Valley Bend [Barbour County]
    • Belington [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belington
      • Belington [Barbour County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,902 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belington<3>
    • Junior [Barbour County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Junior
      • Junior [Barbour County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 486 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Junior have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Junior
  • Braxton County
    • Burnsville [Braxton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnsville
      • Burnsville [Braxton County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 477 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnsville<3>
  • Doddridge County
    • New Milton [Doddridge County]
    • Smithburg [Doddridge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithburg
      • Smithburg [Doddridge County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithburg
    • West Union [Doddridge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
      • West Union [Doddridge County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 799 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<3>
  • Gilmer County
    • Sand Fork [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Fork
      • Sand Fork [Gilmer County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sand Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Fork
    • Glenville [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenville
      • Glenville [Gilmer County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,434 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenville<3>
  • Lewis County
    • Jane Lew [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jane Lew
      • Jane Lew [Lewis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 386 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jane Lew
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jane Lew<3>
    • Westfield [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
      • Westfield [Lewis County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westfield
    • Valley Chapel [Lewis County]
    • Smith Village [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smith Village
      • Smith Village [Lewis County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smith Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Village
    • Weston [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
      • Weston [Lewis County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<3>
    • Cox Town [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cox Town
      • Cox Town [Lewis County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cox Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cox Town
    • Garton Village [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garton Village
      • Garton Village [Lewis County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garton Village
    • Camden [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
      • Camden [Lewis County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
  • Marion County
    • Big Run [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Run
      • Big Run [Marion County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Run
    • Worthington [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Worthington
      • Worthington [Marion County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Worthington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worthington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Worthington<3>
    • Helens Run [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helens Run
      • Helens Run [Marion County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helens Run
    • Whitehall [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehall
      • Whitehall [Marion County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 666 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
    • Monongah [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monongah
      • Monongah [Marion County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,149 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monongah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monongah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monongah<3>
    • Mannington [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mannington
      • Mannington [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<3>
    • Farmington [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmington
      • Farmington [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington<3>
    • Katy [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Katy
      • Katy [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Katy
    • Garden Village [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden Village
      • Garden Village [Marion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden Village
    • Pleasant Valley [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Valley
      • Pleasant Valley [Marion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Valley
    • Barrackville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrackville
      • Barrackville [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,279 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrackville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrackville
    • Fairmont [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
      • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<3>
    • Grant Town [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grant Town
      • Grant Town [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 594 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grant Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grant Town
  • Marshall County
    • Cameron [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cameron
      • Cameron [Marshall County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 843 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cameron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cameron<3>
  • Monongalia County
    • Smithtown [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithtown
      • Smithtown [Monongalia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithtown
    • Arnettsville [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnettsville
      • Arnettsville [Monongalia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnettsville
    • Blacksville [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacksville
      • Blacksville [Monongalia County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksville
    • Cassville [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cassville
      • Cassville [Monongalia County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cassville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cassville
    • Granville [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granville
      • Granville [Monongalia County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,140 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granville
    • Osage [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osage
      • Osage [Monongalia County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osage
    • Morgantown [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgantown
      • Morgantown [Monongalia County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,549 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgantown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morgantown<3>
    • Star City [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Star City
      • Star City [Monongalia County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star City
    • Westover [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westover
      • Westover [Monongalia County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westover<3>
    • Brookhaven [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
      • Brookhaven [Monongalia County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
    • Baker Ridge [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker Ridge
      • Baker Ridge [Monongalia County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker Ridge
  • Preston County
    • Gladesville [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gladesville
      • Gladesville [Preston County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gladesville
    • Newburg [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburg
      • Newburg [Preston County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 315 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburg<3>
    • Threefork Bridge [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Threefork Bridge
      • Threefork Bridge [Preston County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Threefork Bridge
    • Arthurdale [Preston County]
    • Reedsville [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reedsville
      • Reedsville [Preston County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reedsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reedsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reedsville<3>
    • Masontown [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masontown
      • Masontown [Preston County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 538 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Masontown<3>
    • Tunnelton [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunnelton
      • Tunnelton [Preston County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 295 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunnelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunnelton<3>
    • Kingwood [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingwood
      • Kingwood [Preston County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,057 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingwood<3>
    • Rowlesburg [Preston County]
    • Albright [Preston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albright
      • Albright [Preston County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albright
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albright<3>
  • Randolph County
    • Montrose [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montrose
      • Montrose [Randolph County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montrose have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
    • Womelsdorf [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Womelsdorf
      • Womelsdorf [Randolph County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Womelsdorf have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Womelsdorf
    • Elkins [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkins
      • Elkins [Randolph County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkins
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  • Ritchie County
    • Mountain [Ritchie County]
    • Auburn [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Ritchie County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pennsboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennsboro
      • Pennsboro [Ritchie County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,003 people
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    • Pullman [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pullman
      • Pullman [Ritchie County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pullman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ellenboro [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellenboro
      • Ellenboro [Ritchie County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellenboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Harrisville [Ritchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisville
      • Harrisville [Ritchie County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,674 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Taylor County
    • Flemington [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flemington
      • Flemington [Taylor County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 306 people
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    • Fetterman [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fetterman
      • Fetterman [Taylor County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
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    • Grafton [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Taylor County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,982 people
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    • Yates [Taylor County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yates
      • Yates [Taylor County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Stone House [Taylor County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stone House
      • Stone House [Taylor County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stone House have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Knottsville [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knottsville
      • Knottsville [Taylor County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
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    • Sandy [Taylor County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy
      • Sandy [Taylor County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Tucker County
    • Parsons [Tucker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parsons
      • Parsons [Tucker County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,391 people
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  • Tyler County
    • Atwood [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atwood
      • Atwood [Tyler County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
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    • Big Moses [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Moses
      • Big Moses [Tyler County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
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    • Middlebourne [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebourne
      • Middlebourne [Tyler County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Paden City [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paden City
      • Paden City [Tyler County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sistersville [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sistersville
      • Sistersville [Tyler County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sistersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Friendly [Tyler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendly
      • Friendly [Tyler County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Upshur County
    • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckhannon
      • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,394 people
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  • Wetzel County
    • Smithfield [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
      • Smithfield [Wetzel County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bane [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bane
      • Bane [Wetzel County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
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    • Kodol [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kodol
      • Kodol [Wetzel County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
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    • Hundred [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hundred
      • Hundred [Wetzel County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 262 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hundred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Uniontown [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uniontown
      • Uniontown [Wetzel County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
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    • Round Bottom [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Bottom
      • Round Bottom [Wetzel County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
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    • Barker [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barker
      • Barker [Wetzel County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
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    • Pine Grove [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Grove
      • Pine Grove [Wetzel County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Littleton [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littleton
      • Littleton [Wetzel County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bebee [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bebee
      • Bebee [Wetzel County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
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    • New Martinsville [Wetzel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Martinsville
      • New Martinsville [Wetzel County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Proctor [Wetzel County]
  • Monroe County (OH)
    • Sardis [Monroe County]
    • Clarington [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarington
      • Clarington [Monroe County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Washington County (OH)
    • Matamoras [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matamoras
      • Matamoras [Washington County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matamoras have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fayette County (PA)
    • Fairchance [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairchance
      • Fairchance [Fayette County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,886 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairchance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Point Marion [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Marion
      • Point Marion [Fayette County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Masontown [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masontown
      • Masontown [Fayette County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,277 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Greene County (PA)
    • Jollytown [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jollytown
      • Jollytown [Greene County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jollytown
    • Mount Morris [Greene County]
    • Aleppo [Greene County]
    • Waynesburg [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesburg
      • Waynesburg [Greene County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greensboro [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greensboro
      • Greensboro [Greene County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greensboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jefferson [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
      • Jefferson [Greene County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 253 people
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    • Carmichaels [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmichaels
      • Carmichaels [Greene County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 442 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmichaels have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Haywood, see our County-by-County Page for Haywood.

Newspapers Published in Haywood ...

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 48 newspapers that have been published in the area around Haywood.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Haywood, there are papers which were published within 10 miles [16.1 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Haywood.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start 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 Haywood:

  • 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 Ohio
    • Stories from Pennsylvania
    • Stories from West Virginia

Cemeteries Near Haywood ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Haywood.

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

  • Duncan Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Duncan Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Duncan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncan Cemetery
  • Robinson Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Robinson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Robinson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robinson Cemetery
  • Barnes Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Barnes Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Barnes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Shinnston Memorial Cemetery
  • Garrett Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Garrett Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Garrett Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garrett Cemetery
  • Pine Bluff Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pine Bluff Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pine Bluff Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Bluff Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Hall Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall Cemetery
    • Wyatt Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wyatt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wyatt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyatt Cemetery
    • Hepzibah Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hepzibah Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hepzibah Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hepzibah Cemetery
    • Allen Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Allen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Allen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allen Cemetery
    • Richardson Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Richardson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Richardson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hood Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hood Cemetery
    • Wamsley Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wamsley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wamsley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cunningham Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cunningham Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cunningham Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jett Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jett Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jett Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jett 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 Haywood in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Haywood.

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

  • Lumberport [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberport
    • Lumberport [Harrison County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southwest of Haywood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 107 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 840 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Lumberport had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberport
  • Prospect Valley [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prospect Valley
    • Prospect Valley [Harrison County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Haywood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 28 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Prospect Valley had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect Valley
  • Shinnston [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shinnston
    • Shinnston [Harrison County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 403 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,104 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Shinnston had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shinnston 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 Shinnston<3>
  • Pine Bluff [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Bluff
    • Pine Bluff [Harrison County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Pine Bluff had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Bluff
  • Wyatt [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyatt
    • Wyatt [Harrison County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Wyatt had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyatt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Jimtown [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jimtown
    • Jimtown [Harrison County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Jimtown had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jimtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Adamsville [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamsville
      • Adamsville [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Haywood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 47 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Adamsville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adamsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamsville
    • Enterprise [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enterprise
      • Enterprise [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Haywood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 72 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Enterprise had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enterprise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enterprise
    • Sturms Mill [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturms Mill
      • Sturms Mill [Marion County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Haywood
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sturms Mill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sturms Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dola [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dola
      • Dola [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Dola had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dola
    • Sardis [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis
      • Sardis [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Sardis had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Glen Falls [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Falls
      • Glen Falls [Harrison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Glen Falls had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Falls
    • Olive [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olive
      • Olive [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of Haywood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Olive had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olive
    • Wilsonburg [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilsonburg
      • Wilsonburg [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Haywood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 156 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Wilsonburg had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilsonburg
    • Adamston [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adamston
      • Adamston [Harrison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Haywood
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 55 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Adamston had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adamston

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Haywood ...

While our initial data about Haywood came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Haywood in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Haywood.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911)

Published by Rand McNally & Co.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Haywood. See our Misc Page for Haywood for more information.

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About Harrison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Haywood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Haywood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3812, Longitude: -80.3359       In this case, the coordinates for Haywood 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>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.
<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 Haywood, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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