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(Mercer County, West Virginia)


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Local Newspapers for the Brown Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Brown 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.

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of the Brown Cemetery.

Our newspaper information for the Brown Cemetery is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

Hint: When we started searching newspapers, we only looked for obituaries. Eventually we realized that our search was too narrow and there was much that we were missing. Now we include things like around-the-town and gossip columns, birth and death announcements. We have some family members who owned businesses and now we search for articles and advertistments for those businesses. Some family members could have been better behaved and a search of police blotters contained a some surprises.

Newspapers Neighboring the Brown Cemetery ...

The following newspapers were published within 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> of the Brown Cemetery. These papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from the Brown Cemetery.

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Published In Princeton   [Mercer County]     [Map]  

Princeton is located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest of the Brown Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Princeton. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Princeton Daily Times   (Published 1962 to 1964)

Princeton Gazette   (Published 1912 to 19??)

Princeton Observer   (Published 1927 to 1957)

Princeton Progress   (Published 1910 to 1916)

The Evening Press   (Published 1917 to 1927)

The Mercer Progress   (Published 1916 to 192?)

The Mercer Republican   (Published 190? to 1912)

The Princeton Journal   (Published 1879 to 1902)

The Princeton Journal   (Published 1903 to 1917)

The Princeton News   (Published 1927 to 1932)

The Princeton Press   (Published 1913 to 1917)

The Princeton Times   (Published 1961 to 1962)

The Princeton Times   (Published 1964 to the present)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Princeton.


Published In Bluefield   [Mercer County]     [Map]  

Bluefield is located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest of the Brown Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Bluefield. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Bluefield Daily Telegraph   (Published 1893 to the present)

Bluefield Evening Leader   (Published 1906 to 1911)

Bluefield Sunset News The Times-Leader   (Published 1926 to 1957)

Mountain Mirror   (Published 1951 to 1953)

Sunset News-Observer   (Published 1957 to 1972)

The Sunday Telegraph   (Published in 1897)

Twin City Advance And Mercer Recorder   (Published 1932 to 194?)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Bluefield.


Published In Matoaka   [Mercer County]     [Map]  

Matoaka is located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest of the Brown Cemetery

The following paper was published in Matoaka. Click on the paper name for Holding information.

The Mercer Recorder   (Published 1921 to 1934)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Matoaka.


Published In Pearisburg (VA)   [Giles County (VA)]     [Map]  

Pearisburg (VA) is located 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east of the Brown Cemetery

Below are the titles of papers published in Pearisburg (VA). Click on the paper name for Holding information.

Pearisburg Gazette   (Published 1866 to 1877)

Pearisburg Virginian   (Published 19?? to 1954)

Virginian Leader   (First year unknown, last issue in current)

Weekly Pearisburg Virginian   (Published 1877 to 19??)

See our detailed list of Newspapers Published in Pearisburg (VA).

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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: 37.3440, Longitude: -81.0395     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brown Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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