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Our Genealogical Helper for Sunrise ...

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 Sunrise (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 Sunrise. 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.

Newspapers Published in Sunrise ...

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 53 newspapers that have been published in the area around Sunrise.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Sunrise, there are papers which were published within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Sunrise.

Cemeteries Near Sunrise ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Sunrise.

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

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  WSW Dils Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Mt. Carmel Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  S McPherson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Arlington Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  NNE Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Woodyard Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  WSW Holliday Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Tavenner Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Mathews Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Foley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Red Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Ogden Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Harper Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Spring Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW IOOF Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Parkersburg Memorial Gardens   [Map]     
  W Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  W St. Xaviers Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Wright Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Vandevier Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Rosemar United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Chichester Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  WSW Sunset Memory Gardens   [Map]     
  NNW Harkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Jackson Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Ross - McCardle Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mt. Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Farrow Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Farson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Spencer Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Spencer Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Posey Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Way Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Ruble Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Hiatt Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Kanawha United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SSE Caplinger Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Grant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Mayo Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Varner Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  W Cedarville Cemetery   [Map]     
  W River Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Maddox Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  W Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Sams Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Butcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Compton Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Morrison Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Snider Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Uhl Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Rockland Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Lubeck Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Reeder Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Byrd Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Byrd Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Corbin Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Sharp - Prince Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Henderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Pugh Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Dunham Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Richards Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Beckwith Cemetery #1   [Map]     
  WSW Fairview Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Tunnel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Graham Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Buckner Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Christopher Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Harness Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE East Lawn Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Compton Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Corner Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Edelen Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Boso Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Munchmeyers Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Burd Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Hupp Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Big Tygart Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Big Tygart Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SSE Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Leachtown Community Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Vaught Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Kanawha Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Beha Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE IOOF Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Rizer Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Middle Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Kinnaird Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE River View Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Williamstown Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Barnett Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  W St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Neal Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Neale Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lewis Cemetery   [Map]     
  W McDougle Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Barnes Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Meldahl Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Hickenbottom Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Grogan Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Weaser Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Lowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Wadesville Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Blair Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Warren Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Farr Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Lower Newport Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Mound Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Harmar Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Veto Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Little Hocking 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>

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

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

Boreman   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) from Sunrise
 - Boreman had a post office and no railroad service
Parkersburg   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sunrise
 - 1895 population of 8,408 people (with 30,096 people in 2017)
 - Parkersburg had a post office and railroad service
Red Hill   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Sunrise
 - Red Hill had a post office and no railroad service
Newport   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Sunrise
 - Newport had a post office and no railroad service
Tallyho   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) from Sunrise
 - 1895 population of 24 people
 - Tallyho had a post office and no railroad service
Vienna   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Sunrise
 - Vienna had a post office and railroad service
Davisville   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) from Sunrise
 - 1895 population of 103 people
 - Davisville had a post office and railroad service
Valley Mills   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sunrise
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Valley Mills had a post office and no railroad service
Belpre (OH)   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) from Sunrise
 - 1895 population of 1,007 people (with 6,406 people in 2017)
 - Belpre had a post office and railroad service
Briscoe   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Sunrise
 - Briscoe had railroad service and no post office

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

Sunrise is located in Wood County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wood County: Athens (OH), Meigs (OH), Washington (OH), Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie & Wirt.

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

Wood     (The home county for Sunrise)
      Parkersburg   [Map]   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
      North Hills   [Map]   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Vienna   [Map]   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Parkers Towne   [Map]   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Kanawha   [Map]   SE   5 miles [8 km]
      Pleasant View   [Map]   SW   5 miles [8 km]
      Boaz   [Map]   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Mineral Acres   [Map]   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Mineral Wells   [Map]   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Blennerhassett   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Lubeck   [Map]   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Slate   [Map]   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Grantsville   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Arnoldsburg   [Map]   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      West Union   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Odaville   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Ravenswood   [Map]   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Flatwoods   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Ripley   [Map]   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
      New Haven   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Hartford City   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Mason   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Baden   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Belmont   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Saint Marys   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
      Hebron   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Cairo   [Map]   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Cantwell   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Ellenboro   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
      Harrisville   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Pennsboro   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Pullman   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Auburn   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Reedy   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Spencer   [Map]   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Flint Town   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Friendly   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Sistersville   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Middlebourne   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Paden City   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Greencastle   [Map]   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Freeport   [Map]   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Elizabeth   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Peewee   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Burning Springs   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Athens (OH)
      Coolville (OH)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Armadale (OH)   [Map]   W   23 miles [37 km]
      Amesville (OH)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Mudsock (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Carsey Town (OH)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Athens (OH)   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Mount Nebo (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Jacksonville (OH)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Liars Corner (OH) - Historic   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Glouster (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Chauncey (OH)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
      The Plains (OH)   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Gallia (OH)
      Carlton (OH)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Cheshire (OH)   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hocking (OH)
      Murray City (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      New Town (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      New Pittsburg (OH)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Meigs (OH)
      Keno (OH)   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Bashan (OH)   [Map]   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Racine (OH)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Thomas Village (OH)   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Middleport (OH)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Rutland (OH)   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Monroe (OH)
      Stafford (OH)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Graysville (OH)   [Map]   NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Antioch (OH)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Plainview (OH)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Lewisville (OH)   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Woodsfield (OH)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Morgan (OH)
      Chesterhill (OH)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Stockport (OH)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Wrightstown (OH)   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Malta (OH)   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      McConnelsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Morganville (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Noble (OH)
      Dungannon (OH)   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Dexter City (OH)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Harriettsville (OH)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Caldwell (OH)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Olive Green (OH)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Belle Valley (OH)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Sarahsville (OH)   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Summerfield (OH)   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Perry (OH)
      Chapel Hill (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Corning (OH)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      San Toy (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Rendville (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Washington (OH)
      Belpre (OH)   [Map]   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Sandhill (OH)   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Marietta (OH)   [Map]   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Redbush (OH)   [Map]   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Devola (OH)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Lowell (OH)   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Beverly (OH)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Lower Salem (OH)   [Map]   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Macksburg (OH)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Grandview (OH)   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Matamoras (OH)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]

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

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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Sunrise:

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 Wood County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Doddridge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
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Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

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

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunrise. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2706, Longitude: -81.5037     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunrise 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 Sunrise, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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