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Our Genealogical Helper for Troy Town ...

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 Troy Town (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 Troy Town. 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 Troy Town ...

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 8 newspapers that have been published in the area around Troy Town.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Troy Town, there are papers which were published within 4 miles [6.4 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Troy Town.

Cemeteries Near Troy Town ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Troy Town.

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

Distance &
    Direction    

        Name of Cemetery  
 
      Less than 2 miles  
  W Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SE Curry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Whitman Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Ellis Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE J B Ellis Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Fillinger Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Avis Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Vance Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Mounts Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Baisden Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Mounts Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Bryant Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Blair Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Marcum Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  WSW Sturgell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Adams Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Old City Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dingess Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Tomblin Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Alexanders Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Conley Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  NNW Bryant Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Hall Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Justice Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Bell Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dingess Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Butcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Wellman Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Newsome Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Gilman Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Evans Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Newsome Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Dingess Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Dempsey Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Estep Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Ooten Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Vance Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Steele Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Logan Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE George F. Browning Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Foley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Sol Adams Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Johnson Family Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Highland Memory Gardens   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  NNE Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Scaggs Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Campbell Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Stolling Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dingess Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Bryant Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Damron Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  N Farley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Maynard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Chauncey Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Core Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Farley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Forest Lawn Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Huffman Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Asberry Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Butcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Adams Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Chambers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW McCloud Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dingess Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dempsey Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Evans Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Gap Hollow Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Ooten Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Estep Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Piney Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  ESE Avis Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  ESE Mullens Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Adams Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Mullins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Mullins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Chapman Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Mullins - Adams Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Workman Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Vance Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lackey Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  SW Mounts Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SW Zornes Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Lower Curry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Farley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Upper Curry Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Farley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Dingess Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Craddock Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Stowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Garrett Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Lily Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Kinser Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Clark Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Sturgell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Adair Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Varney Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Curry Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Upper Hinchman Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Chambers Family Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Richardson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Sanders Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Verner - Ball Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Barker Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Hainer Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Lucas Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Old Lucas Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Stone Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Thomas Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Varnie Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Justice Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Perrys Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Mobley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Williams Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Stowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Lambert Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Martin Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Marcum Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Hanna Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  N Walker 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 Troy Town in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Troy Town.

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

Chapmanville   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Troy Town
 - 1895 population of 72 people (with 1,137 people in 2017)
 - Chapmanville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Oilville   [Map]
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Troy Town
 - Oilville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lake   [Map]
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Troy Town
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Lake had a post office and no railroad service
 
Man   [Map]
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Troy Town
 - Man had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hewett   [Map]
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Troy Town
 - 1895 population of 201 people
 - Hewett had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fourteen - Historic   [Map]
 - While Fourteen was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Troy Town
 - 1895 population of 17 people
 - Fourteen had a post office and no railroad service
 
Christian   [Map]
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Troy Town
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Christian had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rural (KY)   [Map]
 - Located 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Troy Town
 - Rural 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 Troy Town. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Troy Town 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 northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. 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 east 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.

Troy Town is located in Logan County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Logan County: Boone, Lincoln, Mingo & Wyoming.

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

  DirectionDistance
Logan     (The home county for Troy Town)
      Hedgeview   [Map]   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Thompson Town   [Map]   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Holden   [Map]   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Logan   [Map]   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
      West Logan   [Map]   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
      Peach Creek   [Map]   E   5 miles [8 km]
      Mitchell Heights   [Map]   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Switzer   [Map]   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Chapmanville   [Map]   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Omar   [Map]   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Banco   [Map]   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Big Creek   [Map]   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Man   [Map]   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
 
Boone
      Manila   [Map]   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Havana   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Hewett   [Map]   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Clothier   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Jeffrey   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Ottawa   [Map]   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Ramage   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Secoal   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Greenview   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Low Gap   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Powell Creek   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Turtle Creek   [Map]   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Stark   [Map]   E   18 miles [29 km]
 
Cabell
      Culloden   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Barboursville   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Milton   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Pea Ridge   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Kanawha
      Tornado   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Acme   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Winifrede   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Carbon   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Saint Albans   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Chesapeake   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Eskdale   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Marmet   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Rock Lake Village   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Belle   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Dunbar   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Dupont City   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Jefferson   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Lincoln
      Harts   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Wewanta   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Sod   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Hamlin   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      West Hamlin   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Alum Creek   [Map]   NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
 
McDowell
      Wyoming City   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Iaeger   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Union City   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Big Sandy   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Davy   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Bradshaw   [Map]   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Welch   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Mingo
      Delbarton   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Musick   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Pie   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Red Jacket   [Map]   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Chattaroy   [Map]   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Matewan   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Williamson   [Map]   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Blackberry City   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Greyeagle   [Map]   W   18 miles [29 km]
      Kermit   [Map]   W   18 miles [29 km]
      Gilbert   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Baisden   [Map]   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Gilbert Creek   [Map]   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
 
Putnam
      Hurricane   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Raleigh
      Packsville   [Map]   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Arnett   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Fairdale   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Wayne
      Wilsondale   [Map]   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Cove Gap   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Armilda   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Wayne   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Fort Gay   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Mineral Springs   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Centerville   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Wyoming
      Cub City   [Map]   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Uno   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Clear Fork   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Oceana   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Baileysville   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Mullensville   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Pineville   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Boyd (KY)
      Durbin (KY)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Floyd (KY)
      Stanville (KY)   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Tram (KY)   [Map]   SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Betsy Layne (KY)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Harold (KY)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Ivel (KY)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Banner (KY)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Dwale (KY)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Auxier (KY)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Allen (KY)   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Dana (KY)   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Prestonsburg (KY)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Grethel (KY)   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Johnson (KY)
      Whitehouse (KY)   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Lowmansville (KY)   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Williamsport (KY)   [Map]   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Meally (KY)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Thelma (KY)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Tutor Key (KY)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Van Lear (KY)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Nippa (KY)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      West Van Lear (KY)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      East Point (KY)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Hagerhill (KY)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Wittensville (KY)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Paintsville (KY)   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Lawrence (KY)
      Clifford (KY)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Maynard (KY) - Historic   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Peach Orchard (KY)   [Map]   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Ben Bow (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Gallup (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Patrick (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Richardson (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Torchlight (KY) - Historic   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Walbridge (KY) - Historic   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Louisa (KY)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Bumblebee (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Ulysses (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Busseyville (KY)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Martin (KY)
      Lovely (KY)   [Map]   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Warfield (KY)   [Map]   W   18 miles [29 km]
      Beauty (KY)   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Pilgrim (KY)   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Debord (KY)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Inez (KY)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Tomahawk (KY)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
Pike (KY)
      McCarr (KY)   [Map]   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
      South Williamson (KY)   [Map]   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Hardy (KY)   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Belfry (KY)   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Forest Hills (KY)   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Freeburn (KY)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Ransom (KY)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Canada (KY)   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Huddy (KY)   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Stone (KY)   [Map]   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Majestic (KY)   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      McAndrews (KY)   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Sidney (KY)   [Map]   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
 
Buchanan (VA)
      Kelsa (VA)   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Grundy (VA)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]

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

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project or Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although 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 Troy Town:

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 Logan County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McDowell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wyoming County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lawrence County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buchanan County (VA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Logan County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for West Virginia
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Logan County

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 ...
      Kentucky
      Ohio
      Virginia

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Logan County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Troy Town. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Troy Town

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Troy Town. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8570, Longitude: -82.0771     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Troy Town 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: findagrave.com.

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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 Troy Town, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Troy Town.



 
 
 

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