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Our Genealogical Helper for Roneys Point ...

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

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

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

Name Variations for Roneys Point ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations or people who just guessed at the name. Sometimes the post office had a slightly different name than the community and while one document might refer to the community name, the next might use the post office name.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give a you a feel for the variations that might have occurred with Roneys Point.

  • Typical abbreviation for Roneys Point: Roneys Pt.
  • While the name of this community is Roneys Point, be aware that it's the common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Roneys Point may originally have been Roney's Point.
  • Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Roneys Point might be written as Roney Point.

Newspapers Published in Roneys Point ...

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 78 newspapers that have been published in the area around Roneys Point.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Roneys Point, there are papers which were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Roneys Point.

Cemeteries Near Roneys Point ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Roneys Point.

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

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

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

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

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  WSW Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  SW Stone Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Parkview Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  W Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  WNW Gregg Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Earlywine Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Dallas Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SE Dallas Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Dallas United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  ENE West Allegheny Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  N Morgan Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Short Creek Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE St. James Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Cox Cemetery   [Map]     
  N West Liberty Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Walnut Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Mt. Wood Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Peninsular Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  SW Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Orums Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Allen Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Halcyon Hills Memorial Park   [Map]     
  S Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Rogers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Hupp Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Wilson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Oaklawn Memorial Park   [Map]     
  W St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Calvary Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW McMechen Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Shafer Farm Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW McHenry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Coopers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Indian Mound Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Weeks Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW German Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Wood Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Limestone Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE West Finley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Warrenton Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Upland Heights Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Scotch Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Rock Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Bellaire Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Davis Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Buchanan Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Stoney Point Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Berry Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lansing Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Wells Cemetery   [Map]     


Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

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

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Roneys Point had a population of 96 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service.

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

Point Mills   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) from Roneys Point
 - Point Mills had railroad service and no post office
Valley Grove   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) from Roneys Point
 - Valley Grove had a post office and no railroad service
Triadelphia   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Roneys Point
 - 1895 population of 515 people (with 759 people in 2017)
 - Triadelphia had a post office and railroad service
Elm Grove   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Roneys Point
 - 1895 population of 594 people
 - Elm Grove had a post office and railroad service
Clinton   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Roneys Point
 - Clinton had a post office and no railroad service
Echo Point   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Roneys Point
 - Echo Point had railroad service and no post office
Mount de Chantal   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Roneys Point
 - Mount de Chantal had railroad service and no post office
Pleasant Valley   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Roneys Point
 - Pleasant Valley had railroad service and no post office
Sand Hill   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Roneys Point
 - 1895 population of 38 people
 - Sand Hill had a post office and no railroad service

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

Neighboring Counties ...

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

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors were in the next county to the west. 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 west 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.

Roneys Point is located in Ohio County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Ohio County: Belmont (OH), Jefferson (OH), Washington (PA), Brooke & Marshall.

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

Ohio     (The home county for Roneys Point)
      Valley Grove   [Map]   NE   Less than 2 miles
      Triadelphia   [Map]   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Clinton   [Map]   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Bethlehem   [Map]   SW   5 miles [8 km]
      Wheeling   [Map]   W   5 miles [8 km]
      West Liberty   [Map]   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Clearview   [Map]   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Windsor Heights   [Map]   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Bethany   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Beech Bottom   [Map]   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Dutch Town   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Shank Town   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Wellsburg   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Hooverson Heights   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Follansbee   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
      Weirton   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      New Cumberland   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Fairhaven   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Chester   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Lawrenceville   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Newell   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Fairview   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Mannington   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Benwood   [Map]   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      McMechen   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Knoxville   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Glen Dale   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Moundsville   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Cameron   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Adaline   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Kent   [Map]   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Blacksville   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Cassville   [Map]   SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Paden City   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Atwood   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Littleton   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Hundred   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Bebee   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Uniontown   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      New Martinsville   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Barker   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Pine Grove   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Bane   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Smithfield   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Belmont (OH)
      Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Yorkville (OH)   [Map]   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Bridgeport (OH)   [Map]   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Brookside (OH)   [Map]   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Blaine (OH)   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Neffs (OH)   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Barton (OH)   [Map]   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Vadis (OH)   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Blainesville (OH)   [Map]   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Saint Clairsville (OH)   [Map]   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Powhatan Point (OH)   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Columbiana (OH)
      Wellsville (OH)   [Map]   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
      East Liverpool (OH)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      La Croft (OH)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Salineville (OH)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Glenmoor (OH)   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Guernsey (OH)
      Fairview (OH)   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Londonderry (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Quaker City (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Middlebourne (OH)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Salesville (OH)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Harrison (OH)
      Harrisville (OH)   [Map]   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Adena (OH)   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Blairmont (OH)   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      New Athens (OH)   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Hopedale (OH)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Cadiz (OH)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Narva (OH)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Jewett (OH)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Deersville (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Scio (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Freeport (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Bowerston (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Feed Springs (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Jefferson (OH)
      Highland City (OH)   [Map]   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Tiltonsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Rayland (OH)   [Map]   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Dillonvale (OH)   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Mount Pleasant (OH)   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Brilliant (OH)   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Olszeski Town (OH)   [Map]   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      New Alexandria (OH)   [Map]   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Valley Glen (OH)   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Smithfield (OH)   [Map]   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Mingo Junction (OH)   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Bloomingdale (OH)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Monroe (OH)
      Clarington (OH)   [Map]   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Beallsville (OH)   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Wilson (OH)   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Jerusalem (OH)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Miltonsburg (OH)   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Woodsfield (OH)   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Antioch (OH)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Plainview (OH)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Lewisville (OH)   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Noble (OH)
      Batesville (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Tuscarawas (OH)
      West Chester (OH)   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Allegheny (PA)
      Noblestown (PA)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Morgan (PA)   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Oakdale (PA)   [Map]   NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Bridgeville (PA)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Upper Saint Clair (PA)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Bethel Park (PA)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Heidelberg (PA)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Library (PA)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Mount Lebanon (PA)   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Carnegie (PA)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Pennsbury Village (PA)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Castle Shannon (PA)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Rosslyn Farms (PA)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Beaver (PA)
      Frankfort Springs (PA)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Harshaville (PA)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Hookstown (PA)   [Map]   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Gringo (PA)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Georgetown (PA)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Glasgow (PA)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Midland (PA)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Shippingport (PA)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Crestmont Village (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      South Heights (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Ambridge (PA)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      New Sheffield (PA)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fayette (PA)
      Luzerne (PA)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Isabella (PA)   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Fairchance (PA)   [Map]   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Brownsville (PA)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Hiller (PA)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Newell (PA)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Belle Vernon (PA)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Republic (PA)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Dunlap Creek Village (PA)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Kenneth (PA)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Brownstown (PA)   [Map]   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Fairhope (PA)   [Map]   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Fayette City (PA)   [Map]   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Greene (PA)
      Swarts (PA)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Waynesburg (PA)   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Morrisville (PA)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Clarksville (PA)   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Jefferson (PA)   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Rices Landing (PA)   [Map]   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Carmichaels (PA)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Cumberland Village (PA)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Fairdale (PA)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Stringtown (PA)   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Nemacolin (PA)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Washington (PA)
      West Alexander (PA)   [Map]   NE   5 miles [8 km]
      Coon Island (PA)   [Map]   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Claysville (PA)   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      West Middletown (PA)   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Independence (PA)   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Jefferson (PA)   [Map]   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Bentleyville (PA)   [Map]   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Green Hills (PA)   [Map]   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Wolfdale (PA)   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
      Washington (PA)   [Map]   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
      East Washington (PA)   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Burgettstown (PA)   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      McGovern (PA)   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Westmoreland (PA)
      Monessen (PA)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      North Belle Vernon (PA)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]

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

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that they might link to other websites which do charge.

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

These websites are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Website for the West Virginia State Archives

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

These pages are specific to Ohio County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Brooke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Belmont County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbiana County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscarawas County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Allegheny County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Beaver County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Westmoreland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

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

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from West Virginia
Also see Diaster Stories for ...

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Roneys Point ...

While our initial data for Roneys Point came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Roneys Point 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 Roneys Point.

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

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide
      Published by Rand McNally & Co.      (Document found on Google Books)
Notes for Roneys Point:
    Services available at that time (1895): had Post Office, Railroad Station  
Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Roneys Point.
      See our Misc Page for Roneys Point for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within West Virginia

About Ohio County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roneys Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0737, Longitude: -80.5998     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Roneys Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website:

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

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