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Our Genealogical Helper for Rockport ...

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 Rockport (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 Rockport. 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 Rockport ...

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 50 newspapers that have been published in the area around Rockport.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Rockport, there are papers which were published within 13 miles [20.9 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Rockport.

Cemeteries Near Rockport ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Rockport.

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 Rockport covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
    Direction    

        Name of Cemetery  
 
      Less than 2 miles  
  S Limestone Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Central Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SW Lowdell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Gates Ridge EUB Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Sandy Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Gant Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Bethel Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Amos Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  SW Anderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Gaites Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Naylor Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  WNW Lott Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  SW Shaffer Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Archer Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Prosperity Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Fairview Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Big Tygart Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  N Big Tygart Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Twomey Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  W Braham Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Phillips Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Graham Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Sellers Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Mt. Olive Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Pond Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Boso Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Gridley Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Antioch Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Grandview Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Blair Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Reeder Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Stephens Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Wadesville Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Wigal Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Rawson Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Beulah Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Buckner Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Morrison Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Compton Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Keenan Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Buckley Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Fleak Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Rush Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Seebaugh Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Sams Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Boso Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Mills Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Flinn Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Vanhorn Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Logston Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Shafer Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Slaven Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Redbush Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Center Valley Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Sheppard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Ott Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Beauchamp - Newman Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Wells - Seaton Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Kanawha Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Leachtown Community Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Vaught Chapel Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Ruble Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Butcher Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Robinson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Lowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW McClure Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Hofmann Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Robison Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Cunningham Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Pleasant Home Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Anderson Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Hall Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Congrove Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Isabelle Flinn Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Buckley Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Boso Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Wade Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Alexander Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Jordan Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Nesselroad Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Staats Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Cranesnest Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Mayberry Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE New Home Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Two Ripple Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Hupp Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Byrd Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Byrd Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Kanawha United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  NNE Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Creel Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Kincheloe Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Ross - McCardle Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Tracewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Deem Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Jackson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Weaser Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Harris Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Sheets Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Pickett Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Wigal Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Brown Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]     
  W White Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Ford Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Swain Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lamps Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Staats Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Nesselroad Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Derenburger Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Flinn Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Springston Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Slaven Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Kent Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Buffalo Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Morgan Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Fought Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Caplinger Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Vandevier Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Schultz Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  WNW Engels Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Ft. Belleville Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Humphrey Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Crooks Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Reedsville Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Howell 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 Rockport had a population of 150 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

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

Lowdell   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Rockport
 - Lowdell had a post office and no railroad service
 
Windy   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Rockport
 - Windy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fountain Spring   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) from Rockport
 - Fountain Spring had a post office and no railroad service
 
McClain   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Rockport
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - McClain had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jerrys Run   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) from Rockport
 - 1895 population of 28 people
 - Jerrys Run had a post office and no railroad service
 
Medina   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Rockport
 - Medina had a post office and no railroad service
 
Wiseburg   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Rockport
 - Wiseburg had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chesterville   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Rockport
 - 1895 population of 94 people
 - Chesterville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tyner - Historic   [Map]
 - While Tyner was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Rockport
 - Tyner had a post office and no railroad service
 
Manganese - Historic   [Map]
 - While Manganese was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Rockport
 - Manganese had a post office and no railroad service
 
Polandale   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Rockport
 - Polandale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Willowdale   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Rockport
 - Willowdale 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 Rockport. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Rockport 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 doctors 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.

Rockport is located in Wood County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Wood County: Athens (OH), Meigs (OH), Washington (OH), Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie & Wirt.

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

  DirectionDistance
Wood     (The home county for Rockport)
      Mineral Acres   [Map]   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Mineral Wells   [Map]   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Slate   [Map]   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Pleasant View   [Map]   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Kanawha   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Lubeck   [Map]   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
      Parkersburg   [Map]   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Blennerhassett   [Map]   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Washington   [Map]   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
      North Hills   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Vienna   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Parkers Towne   [Map]   N   18 miles [29 km]
 
Calhoun
      Grantsville   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Arnoldsburg   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Orma   [Map]   SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Mudfork   [Map]   SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Gilmer
      Glenville   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Jackson
      Odaville   [Map]   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Ravenswood   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Flatwoods   [Map]   SW   18 miles [29 km]
      Ripley   [Map]   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Kentuck   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
Kanawha
      Sissonville   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Mason
      New Haven   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Hartford City   [Map]   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Mason   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Baden   [Map]   SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Leon   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Arbuckle   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Point Pleasant   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Henderson   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Pleasants
      Belmont   [Map]   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Saint Marys   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Hebron   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
 
Putnam
      Liberty   [Map]   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Buffalo   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Indian Village   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Ritchie
      Cantwell   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Cairo   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
      Harrisville   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Ellenboro   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Pullman   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Pennsboro   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Auburn   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
Roane
      Reedy   [Map]   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Spencer   [Map]   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Flint Town   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
 
Tyler
      Friendly   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Wirt
      Elizabeth   [Map]   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Peewee   [Map]   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Greencastle   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Freeport   [Map]   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Burning Springs   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
 
Athens (OH)
      Coolville (OH)   [Map]   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Carsey Town (OH)   [Map]   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Armadale (OH)   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Amesville (OH)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Mudsock (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Athens (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Mount Nebo (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Albany (OH)   [Map]   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Liars Corner (OH) - Historic   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      The Plains (OH)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Chauncey (OH)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Jacksonville (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Gallia (OH)
      Carlton (OH)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Cheshire (OH)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Gallipolis (OH)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Westbrook Village (OH)   [Map]   SW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Mills Village (OH)   [Map]   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Meigs (OH)
      Bashan (OH)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Keno (OH)   [Map]   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Racine (OH)   [Map]   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Syracuse (OH)   [Map]   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Pomeroy (OH)   [Map]   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Middleport (OH)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Thomas Village (OH)   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Rutland (OH)   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
 
Morgan (OH)
      Chesterhill (OH)   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Stockport (OH)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
 
Noble (OH)
      Dexter City (OH)   [Map]   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Washington (OH)
      Belpre (OH)   [Map]   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Redbush (OH)   [Map]   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Sandhill (OH)   [Map]   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Marietta (OH)   [Map]   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Devola (OH)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Lowell (OH)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Beverly (OH)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Lower Salem (OH)   [Map]   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Macksburg (OH)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Grandview (OH)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Matamoras (OH)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]

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

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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 Rockport:

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 Wood County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun 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    
Kanawha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pleasants County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ritchie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Roane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tyler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wirt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Athens County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meigs County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for West Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Rockport ...

While our initial data for Rockport came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Rockport 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 Rockport.

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 Rockport:
    Services available at that time (1895): had Post Office, no Railroad mentioned  
 
Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Rockport.
      See our Misc Page for Rockport for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...



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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wood County: www.woodcountywv.com/

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



Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rockport. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0742, Longitude: -81.5532     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rockport 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 Rockport, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Rockport.