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Our Genealogical Helper for Rocklick ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Rocklick (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Rocklick. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Newspapers Published in Rocklick ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 28 newspapers that have been published in the area around Rocklick.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Rocklick, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Rocklick.

Cemeteries Near Rocklick ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Rocklick.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Rocklick covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
    Direction    

        Name of Cemetery  
 
      Less than 2 miles  
  SW Fletcher - Earliwine Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Rock Lick Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Bane Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SW Clouston Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Highland Cemetery   [Map]     
  S White Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Cameron Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Howard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Strope Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Slonaker Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Schess Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Lazear Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Wolf Run Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Beelers Station Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Fork Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  WSW Hubbs Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Dunkard Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Wolf Run Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  SSW Big Run Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Jacksonville Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Fork Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  SSE Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Evans Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Blairs Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Fork Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Brushy Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hall - Doty - Lewis - Bruhn - Chambers Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Fall Run Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Centennial Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  SE McDay Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Staggers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Braddock Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Zollars Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Limestone Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Buchanan Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Harris Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Simmons Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Salem Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Nauvoo Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Earlywine Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Waymans Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Rulong - Bartlett Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Davis Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Bowman Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Gray Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Board Tree Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE McNicholas Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Higgins Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  NE Leslie Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Enon Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dallas Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Dallas United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  N Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  N Dallas Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Coopers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Wood Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Prison Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW White Gate Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  SW Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Meadowdale Cemetery   [Map]     
  S McCabe Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Ridge Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Thomas Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Barger Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Seller Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE West Finley Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Allen Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Halcyon Hills Memorial Park   [Map]     
  NW McHenry Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Fairview Cemetery   [Map]     


       

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<3>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Rocklick had a population of 29 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Rocklick, with the one closest to Rocklick listed first.

Cameron   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rocklick
 - 1895 population of 776 people (with 891 people in 2016)
 - Cameron had a post office and railroad service
 
McCracken (PA)   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Rocklick
 - McCracken had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ryerson Station (PA)   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Rocklick
 - 1895 population of 119 people
 - Ryerson Station had a post office and no railroad service
 
Durbin (PA)   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Rocklick
 - Durbin had a post office and no railroad service
 
Crows Mills (PA)   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Rocklick
 - Crows Mills had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wolf Run   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Rocklick
 - Wolf Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Loudenville   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rocklick
 - 1895 population of 38 people
 - Loudenville had a post office and railroad service
 
Calis   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Rocklick
 - Calis had a post office and no railroad service
 
Morford (PA)   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rocklick
 - Morford had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Rocklick. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Rocklick in the 1890's.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Rocklick is located in Marshall County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Marshall County: Belmont (OH), Monroe (OH), Greene (PA), Washington (PA), Ohio & Wetzel.

Below are the counties that are near Rocklick. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Rocklick:

  DirectionDistance
Marshall     (The home county for Rocklick)
      Cameron   [Map]   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Knoxville   [Map]   W   5 miles [8 km]
      Adaline   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Moundsville   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
      McMechen   [Map]   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Glen Dale   [Map]   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Benwood   [Map]   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Kent   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 
Brooke
      Bethany   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Windsor Heights   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Beech Bottom   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Dutch Town   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Shank Town   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Wellsburg   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Hooverson Heights   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Follansbee   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
Hancock
      Weirton   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Harrison
      Enterprise   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Lumberport   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Shinnston   [Map]   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Gore   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      O'Neill   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Salem   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Marion
      Fairview   [Map]   SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Mannington   [Map]   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Farmington   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Grant Town   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Barrackville   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Helens Run   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Pleasant View   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Rivesville   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Worthington   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Garden Village   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Monongah   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Fairmont   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Pleasant Valley   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Monongalia
      Blacksville   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Cassville   [Map]   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Arnettsville   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Osage   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Granville   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Star City   [Map]   SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Baker Ridge   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Westover   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Morgantown   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Smithtown   [Map]   SE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Brookhaven   [Map]   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Cheat Lake   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
Ohio
      Triadelphia   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Valley Grove   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Bethlehem   [Map]   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Wheeling   [Map]   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Clinton   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
      West Liberty   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Clearview   [Map]   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
 
Tyler
      Atwood   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Paden City   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Middlebourne   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Sistersville   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Friendly   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Wetzel
      Littleton   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Hundred   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Uniontown   [Map]   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Bebee   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Barker   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Pine Grove   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      New Martinsville   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
      Bane   [Map]   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Smithfield   [Map]   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
 
Belmont (OH)
      Shadyside (OH)   [Map]   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Bellaire (OH)   [Map]   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Powhatan Point (OH)   [Map]   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Vadis (OH)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Bridgeport (OH)   [Map]   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Brookside (OH)   [Map]   NW   18 miles [29 km]
      Martins Ferry (OH)   [Map]   NW   18 miles [29 km]
      Neffs (OH)   [Map]   NW   18 miles [29 km]
      Blaine (OH)   [Map]   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Yorkville (OH)   [Map]   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Barton (OH)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Saint Clairsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Blainesville (OH)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
 
Guernsey (OH)
      Fairview (OH)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Harrison (OH)
      Harrisville (OH)   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Adena (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Blairmont (OH)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      New Athens (OH)   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Cadiz (OH)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Hopedale (OH)   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Narva (OH)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
Jefferson (OH)
      Highland City (OH)   [Map]   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Tiltonsville (OH)   [Map]   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Rayland (OH)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Mount Pleasant (OH)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Dillonvale (OH)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Olszeski Town (OH)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Brilliant (OH)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      New Alexandria (OH)   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Smithfield (OH)   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Mingo Junction (OH)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Valley Glen (OH)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Steubenville (OH)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Bloomingdale (OH)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Monroe (OH)
      Clarington (OH)   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Beallsville (OH)   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Wilson (OH)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Jerusalem (OH)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Antioch (OH)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Woodsfield (OH)   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Plainview (OH)   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Miltonsburg (OH)   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Graysville (OH)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Lewisville (OH)   [Map]   W   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Noble (OH)
      Batesville (OH)   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Washington (OH)
      Matamoras (OH)   [Map]   SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Grandview (OH)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
Allegheny (PA)
      Library (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Morgan (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Noblestown (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Upper Saint Clair (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Bethel Park (PA)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Bridgeville (PA)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Oakdale (PA)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Fayette (PA)
      Fairchance (PA)   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Isabella (PA)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Luzerne (PA)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Masontown (PA)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Hiller (PA)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Point Marion (PA)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Republic (PA)   [Map]   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Brownsville (PA)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Dunlap Creek Village (PA)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Puritan (PA)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      New Salem (PA)   [Map]   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Newell (PA)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Highhouse (PA)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Greene (PA)
      Swarts (PA)   [Map]   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Waynesburg (PA)   [Map]   E   18 miles [29 km]
      Morrisville (PA)   [Map]   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Jefferson (PA)   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Clarksville (PA)   [Map]   E   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Rices Landing (PA)   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Carmichaels (PA)   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Cumberland Village (PA)   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Fairdale (PA)   [Map]   E   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Nemacolin (PA)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Stringtown (PA)   [Map]   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Greensboro (PA)   [Map]   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
Washington (PA)
      Coon Island (PA)   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
      West Alexander (PA)   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Claysville (PA)   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
      Bentleyville (PA)   [Map]   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Green Hills (PA)   [Map]   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      West Middletown (PA)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Marianna (PA)   [Map]   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Beallsville (PA)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      East Washington (PA)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Washington (PA)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Wolfdale (PA)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Independence (PA)   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Jefferson (PA)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
Westmoreland (PA)
      Monessen (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      North Belle Vernon (PA)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Rocklick, see our County-by-County Page for Rocklick.

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 or 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 - you should note 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 are relevant to Rocklick:

These websites are specific to West Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Website for the West Virginia State Archives

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives website for the State of West Virginia to be a good source for additional links.

These pages are specific to Marshall County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Brooke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monongalia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ohio County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wetzel County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Belmont County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Guernsey County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Allegheny County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Westmoreland County (PA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Marshall 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,     of Marshall 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
 
Also see Diaster Stories for ...
      Ohio
      Pennsylvania

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Rocklick ...

While our initial data for Rocklick came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Rocklick in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Rocklick.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide
      Published by Rand McNally & Co.      (Document found on Google Books)
Notes for Rocklick:
    Services available at that time (1895): had Post Office, no Railroad mentioned  
 
Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Rocklick.
      See our Misc Page for Rocklick for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Marshall County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rocklick. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Rocklick. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rocklick) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocklick. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8731, Longitude: -80.5270     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rocklick have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>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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<3>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Rocklick, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Rocklick.