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(Dade County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Brock Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Brock Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Brock Cemetery...

The Brock Cemetery is located in Dade County. The county seat for Dade County is located in Trenton.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Brock Cemetery

Lat:   34.8854°   (34° 53' 7")

Lon:   -85.4700°   (-85° 28' 11")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Brock Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Brock Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Brock Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Brock Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dade County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Brock Cemetery.

Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Rossville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brock Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Brock Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Dade County.

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Brown Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Chattanooga Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Deakins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Garrett Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Haswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Kennedy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Lk. Hills Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Lookout Cemetery (FAG ID #35064)
 
McKaig Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Newman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Oak Lawn Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
Old Lookout Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Paynes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Porter Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
Price Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County (TN)
 
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Reeves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Singleterry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Smith Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County (AL)
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brock Cemetery
 - Located in Walker County
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Trenton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brock Cemetery
 
Whit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brock Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Brock Cemetery.

Blue Spring   [Map]Higdon (AL)   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Bryant (AL)   [Map]Kensington   [Map]Rock Spring   [Map]
Chattanooga Valley   [Map]Lake Village (TN)   [Map]Rossville   [Map]
Chickamauga   [Map]Lakeview   [Map]Stewart Town   [Map]
Cole City   [Map]Lookout Mountain (TN)   [Map]Tiftonia (TN)   [Map]
Dewberry Town   [Map]Lookout Mountain   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Fairview   [Map]New Hope (TN)   [Map]Valley Village (TN)   [Map]
Flintstone   [Map]Park City   [Map]Wildwood   [Map]
Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]Rising Fawn   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 might help with the Brock Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dade County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bledsoe County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bradley County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grundy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McMinn County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rhea County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sequatchie County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Buren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Brock Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Brock Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #311819   (Name of Record: Brock Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dade
Lat: 34.8853552     Lon: -85.469962   [Map]
Elev: 229         Map Name: Hooker

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Dade County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8854, Longitude: -85.4700     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brock Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Brock Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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