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(Brunswick County, Virginia)


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Profile for the Clark Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Clark 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 on 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 six sections:

The Location of the Clark Cemetery...

The Clark Cemetery is located in Brunswick County. The county seat for Brunswick County is located in Lawrenceville.

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

Lat:   36.6424°   (36° 38' 32")

Lon:   -77.8328°   (-77° 49' 58")

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Emporia   [Map]
 - Located in Emporia City
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Lawrenceville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Littleton   [Map]
 - Located in Halifax County (NC)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Roanoke Rapids   [Map]
 - Located in Halifax County (NC)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Weldon   [Map]
 - Located in Halifax County (NC)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clark Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Clark Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Brunswick County.

Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Braswell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Clary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Clary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Hardy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 
John Jackson Wesson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Lynch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Old Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Olive Branch United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Rawlings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Ruffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Sculthorp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Sign Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Vaughan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Wray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Clark Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Clark Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Clark Cemetery.

Alberta   [Map]Gaston (NC)   [Map]Roanoke Rapids (NC)   [Map]
Belmont (NC)   [Map]Henrico (NC)   [Map]South Hill   [Map]
Bracey   [Map]La Crosse   [Map]South Rosemary (NC)   [Map]
Brodnax   [Map]Lawrenceville   [Map]South Weldon (NC)   [Map]
Emporia   [Map]Littleton (NC)   [Map]Vaughan (NC)   [Map]
Ezell   [Map]Macon (NC)   [Map]Weldon (NC)   [Map]
Garysburg (NC)   [Map]Pleasant Hill (NC)   [Map]White City   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and 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 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 Clark Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Brunswick County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Bertie County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Edgecombe County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Granville County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Halifax County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nash County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Northampton County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Vance County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Amelia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Charlotte County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chesterfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dinwiddie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Emporia City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Franklin City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greensville County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Halifax County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lunenburg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mecklenburg County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nottoway County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Petersburg City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Prince Edward County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prince George County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Southampton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sussex County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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 Virginia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Clark 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 Clark Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1464937   (Name of Record: Clark Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Brunswick
Lat: 36.64237     Lon: -77.8327675   [Map]
Elev: 96         Map Name: Powellton

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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: 36.6424, Longitude: -77.8328     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Clark Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Clark 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 'point-to-point' distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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