A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
West Liberty, West Virginia
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for West Liberty.
This page contains four sections:
How Far From West Liberty to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers, Almanacs & Directories that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a town such as West Liberty to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in West Liberty and extending to:
Communities Also Named West Liberty ...
We have found 15 communities that share the name West Liberty.
While the name West Liberty is unique within West Virginia, we know of another 15 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of West Virginia
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Distance: About 761 miles [1,224.7 km] to the West Southwest.
Distance: About 408 miles [656.6 km] to the West.
Distance: About 279 miles [449 km] to the West.
Distance: About 232 miles [373.4 km] to the West.
Distance: About 564 miles [907.7 km] to the West Northwest.
Distance: About 211 miles [339.6 km] to the Southwest.
Distance: About 214 miles [344.4 km] to the East.
This community is historic.<7>
Distance: About 659 miles [1,060.6 km] to the West.
Distance: About 124 miles [199.6 km] to the West Northwest.
Our profile page for West Liberty, Knox County
This community is historic.
Although located in Knox County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 166 miles [267.2 km] to the West.
Distance: About 121 miles [194.7 km] to the West.
Distance: About 34 miles [54.7 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 64 miles [103 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 113 miles [181.9 km] to the Northeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near West Liberty ...
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 West Liberty. 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.
Actress. She was born in Wheeling (West Virginia) on Monday September 2, 1861 and died in Pelham Manor (New York) on Tueday October 31, 1944 at an age of 83. She was buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York) [Map].
Clark Gable (William Clark Gable)
Oscar winning actor. He was born in Cadiz (Ohio) on Friday February 1, 1901 and died in Los Angeles (California) on Wednesday November 16, 1960 at an age of 59. He was buried at Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Gary Michael Jeter
Professional football. He was born in Weirton (West Virginia) on Monday January 24, 1955 and died in Plainsboro (New Jersey) on Wednesday March 9, 2016 at an age of 61.
William Holmes McGuffey
Author, educator. He was born in Claysville (Pennsylvania) on Tueday September 23, 1800 and died in Charlottesville (Virginia) on Sunday May 4, 1873 at an age of 72.
Musician. He was born in Martins Ferry (Ohio) on Saturday January 14, 1928 and died in New York (New York) on Friday April 20, 2012 at an age of 84. He was buried at Ferncliff Cemetery (Westchester County, New York) [Map].
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 25 Jan 2019