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Welcome to Sherrard ...

Sherrard is located in Marshall County<1>.

The location of Sherrard has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Sherrard is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Sherrard lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Sherrard: (304) & (681)<4>

Adding Sherrard to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sherrard in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sherrard was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Sherrard on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sherrard on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Sherrard ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sherrard - it's located in Illinois.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sherrard.

Communities near Sherrard ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sherrard.

  • Wheeling [Ohio County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
    • Wheeling [Ohio County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Sherrard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,283 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeling<6>
  • Moundsville [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moundsville
    • Moundsville [Marshall County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Sherrard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moundsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moundsville<6>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martins Ferry
    • Martins Ferry [Belmont County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Sherrard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,426 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martins Ferry<6>
  • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Clairsville
    • Saint Clairsville [Belmont County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Sherrard
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Clairsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Clairsville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellaire [Belmont County]
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      • Bellaire [Belmont County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Sherrard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellaire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellaire<6>
    • Shadyside [Belmont County]
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      • Shadyside [Belmont County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Sherrard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,513 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadyside have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shadyside
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shadyside<6>
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsburg
      • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Sherrard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,497 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<6>
    • Bethlehem [Ohio County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
      • Bethlehem [Ohio County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Sherrard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,298 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Bridgeport [Belmont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
      • Bridgeport [Belmont County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Sherrard
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,704 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<6>
    • Brilliant [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brilliant
      • Brilliant [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Sherrard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brilliant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brilliant

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sherrard. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sherrard.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sherrard. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Sherrard.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sherrard. See our Newspapers Page for Sherrard.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sherrard ...

Looking for more information about Sherrard? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Sherrard, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sherrard.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Marshall County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Marshall, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sherrard - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sherrard) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sherrard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9873, Longitude: -80.6759       In this case, the coordinates for Sherrard have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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