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A visit to the Brost Cemetery ...

The location of the Brost Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Brost Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Brost Cemetery

The Brost Cemetery is located in McCone County<2>.

The county seat for McCone County is located in Circle. Circle lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of the Brost Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Brost Cemetery

Lat:   47.2972°   (47° 17' 49")

Lon:   -105.7464°   (-105° 44' 47")

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

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Brost Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 4 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> of the Brost Cemetery.

  • Brockway [McCone County]
  • Circle [McCone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Circle
    • Circle [McCone County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Brost Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 598 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Circle have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Circle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Circle<4>
  • Lindsay [Dawson County]
  • Redwater [McCone County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwater
    • Redwater [McCone County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Brost Cemetery

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Brost Cemetery. The following communities are located in McCone County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Brost Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Brost Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in McCone County.

  • Biebers Cemetery [McCone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Biebers Cemetery
    • Biebers Cemetery lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Brost Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biebers Cemetery
  • Biebers Cemetery [McCone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Biebers Cemetery
    • Biebers Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Brost Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biebers Cemetery
  • Haglunds Ritchie Cemetery [McCone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Haglunds Ritchie Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Haglunds Ritchie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Haglunds Ritchie Cemetery lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Brost Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haglunds Ritchie Cemetery
  • Riverview Cemetery [McCone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverview Cemetery
    • Riverview Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Brost Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverview Cemetery
  • Watkins Cemetery [McCone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Watkins Cemetery
    • Watkins Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Brost Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watkins Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Brost Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1716221  (Brost Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1716221 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Circle SW
    • County: McCone         Elev: 802
    • Location given for GNIS #1716221 (Brost Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.297228           Lon: -105.7463967
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including McCone, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Brost Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2972, Longitude: -105.7464       In this case, the coordinates for the Brost Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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