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The location of Brick Cemetery









A visit to the Brick Cemetery ...

The location of the Brick 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. 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 Brick Cemetery ...

The Brick Cemetery is located in Kanawha County. The county seat for Kanawha County is located in Charleston.

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

Lat:   38.4012°   (38° 24' 4")

Lon:   -81.7387°   (-81° 44' 19")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Brick Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Altz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Bangor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Bays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Bess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Burdette Lilly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Cartwright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Casdorph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Childress Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Cobbs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brick Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 
College Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Cunningham Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Floral Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
French Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Glendale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Goff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Good Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Graceland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Grandview Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Henley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Lanham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Layne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Lilly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Martin / Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
McClanahan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Monk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Newhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brick Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79406<4>
 
Rocky Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Brick Cemetery
 
St. Matthews Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Sam Derrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Shorts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Sinclair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brick Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #79968
 
Sunset Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Sutherland - White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Swannor Watts Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Teays Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Thaxton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Thurston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Brick Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Brick Cemetery.

Aarons   [Map]     Nitro   [Map]    
Airport Village   [Map]     Pinch   [Map]    
Alum Creek   [Map]     Poca   [Map]    
Bancroft   [Map]     Raymond City   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Rock Lake Village   [Map]    
Coal Fork   [Map]     Saint Albans   [Map]    
Cross Lanes   [Map]     Scott Village   [Map]    
Dunbar   [Map]     Sissonville   [Map]    
Dupont City   [Map]     Sod   [Map]    
Eleanor   [Map]     South Charleston   [Map]    
Emmons   [Map]     Teays Valley   [Map]    
Grippe   [Map]     Teays Village   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Tornado   [Map]    
Kanawha City   [Map]     Winfield   [Map]    
Malden   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our 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 Brick Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Kanawha County.

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

Charleston   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Cross Lanes   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Dunbar   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Nitro   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Saint Albans   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brick Cemetery
 
South Charleston   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brick Cemetery
 
Winfield   [Map]
 - Located in Putnam County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brick Cemetery

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 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 might help with the Brick Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Kanawha County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Braxton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Logan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Nicholas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wyoming County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of West Virginia,
Cemeteries of Kanawha 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,
Cemeteries of Kanawha 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Brick 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 Brick Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1536330   (Name of Record: Brick Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Kanawha
Lat: 38.4012054     Lon: -81.7387384   [Map]
Elev: 339         Map Name: Pocatalico

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Kanawha County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Brick Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4012, Longitude: -81.7387     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brick Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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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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