A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Sugar Valley, West Virginia
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Sugar Valley.
This page contains four sections:
How Far From Sugar Valley to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a community such as Sugar Valley to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Sugar Valley and extending to:
Communities Also Named Sugar Valley ...
We have found 5 communities that share the name Sugar Valley.
Within West Virginia, there is just one other community named Sugar Valley. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 4 communities in the United States - with 5 of those located in the United States.
We have broken our list into two sections:
Communities Outside of West Virginia
Distance: About 457 miles [735.5 km] to the Southwest.
Distance: About 150 miles [241.4 km] to the East.
Distance: About 269 miles [432.9 km] to the West.
Distance: About 1,173 miles [1,887.8 km] to the West Southwest.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Sugar Valley ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Sugar Valley. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
John Dickson Carr
Author. He was born in Uniontown (Pennsylvania) on Friday November 30, 1906 and died in Greenville (South Carolina) on Sunday February 27, 1977 at an age of 70. He was buried at Springwood Cemetery (Greenville County, South Carolina) [Map].
Actor. He was born in Uniontown (Pennsylvania) on Tueday March 1, 1892 and died in New York (New York) on Sunday March 10, 1968 at an age of 76. He was buried at Kensico Cemetery (Westchester County, New York) [Map].
Don Knotts (Jesse Donald Knotts)
Comedian, actor. He was born in Morgantown (West Virginia) on Monday July 21, 1924 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Friday February 24, 2006 at an age of 81. He was buried at Westwood Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Ronald 'Ron' Lancaster
Professional football. He was born in Fairchance (Pennsylvania) on Friday October 14, 1938 and died in Hamilton (Ontario) on Thursday September 18, 2008 at an age of 69.
Matt McHugh (Matthew McHugh)
Actor. He was born in Connellsville (Pennsylvania) on Monday January 22, 1894 and died in Northridge (California) on Monday February 22, 1971 at an age of 77.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 25 Jan 2019