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Our Genealogical Helper for Sias ...

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 Sias (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 Sias. 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 Sias ...

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 18 newspapers that have been published in the area around Sias.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Sias, there are papers which were published within 17 miles [27.4 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Sias.

Cemeteries Near Sias ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Sias.

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

Distance &

        Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  ESE Goldsberry Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Cummings Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Calloway Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Stowers - Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  SSE Noah Sias Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Plumley Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Workman Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Yeager Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  WSW Hager Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Wellman Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Spears Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Elkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Porter Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Edwards Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Black Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  WSW McComas Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Hampton Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Payne Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW McCallister Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Peyton Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Lunsard Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Arnold Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Hager Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Spears Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Elkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Peck Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Stowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Chaney Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Flowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Cartwright Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  WSW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Brewster Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Elkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Bear Branch Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Egnor Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Spurlock Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Spurlock Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Stowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Linville Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Linville Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Egnor Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE May Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Barrett Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Goode Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Stowers Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Isaac Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Burks Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  W McComas Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lucas Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  SW Fulks Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Baker Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Barker Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Thompson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Dotson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Bulger Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Stone Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Trent Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Ryan Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Linville Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Egnor Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Griffith Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Powell Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Sloan Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Peyton Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Lincoln Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Seites Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Franklin Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Keck Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Roy Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Hamlin Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Saunders Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Parsons Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Bear Knob Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Peyton Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Saunders Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Saunders Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Hatfield Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Bishop Cemetery   [Map]     
  S DeHaven Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Frye Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Hager Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Griffith Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Martin Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Sias Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Vickers Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Meadows Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Meadows Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Meadows Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Griffith Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Black Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Midkiff Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Triplett Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Sloan Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Smith Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Chapman Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Dial Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Dial Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Dial Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  WSW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Works Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Dean Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Nelson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Nelson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Nelson Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Maynard Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Lucas Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Rakes Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE McNealy Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
  ESE Peterson Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Ryan Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Ryan Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Ryan Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE McClure Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Bell Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Bays Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE White Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Nelson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Harveys Creek Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Jeffers Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Sanders Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Murphy Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Frye Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Lambert Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Stanley Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  ESE Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Adkins - Ross Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Keesee Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Beckelheimer Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Albright Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Watson Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Davidson Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Ramey Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Miller Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Dyer Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW McCoy Cemetery   [Map]     
  SW Sias Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Mullins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Frye Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Toney Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hunter Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Antill Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  ESE Ryan Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  E Harless Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Pauley Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Moore Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Midkiff Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Sanson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Ray Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Johnson Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Bias Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Trace Fork Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Roberts Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Parsons Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Parsons Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Clay Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Adkins Cemetery   [Map]     
  WNW Massey Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Lynn 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>

While we didn't find Sias in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Sias.

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

Jenks   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) from Sias
 - Jenks had a post office and no railroad service
Myra   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Sias
 - 1895 population of 21 people
 - Myra had a post office and no railroad service
Spurlockville   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Sias
 - Spurlockville had a post office and no railroad service
Sweetland   [Map]
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Sias
 - Sweetland had a post office and no railroad service
Griffithsville   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Sias
 - 1895 population of 74 people
 - Griffithsville had a post office and no railroad service
Hamlin   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Sias
 - 1895 population of 248 people (with 1,072 people in 2017)
 - Hamlin had a post office and no railroad service
Sheridan   [Map]
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Sias
 - Sheridan had a post office and no railroad service
Fourteen - Historic   [Map]
 - While Fourteen was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) from Sias
 - 1895 population of 17 people
 - Fourteen 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 Sias. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Sias 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 northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

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 west contained birth and death records; the county to the north 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.

Sias is located in Lincoln County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lincoln County: Boone, Cabell, Kanawha, Logan, Mingo, Putnam & Wayne.

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

Lincoln     (The home county for Sias)
      Hamlin   [Map]   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Wewanta   [Map]   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      West Hamlin   [Map]   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Harts   [Map]   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Sod   [Map]   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Alum Creek   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Layville   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Dodson Junction   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Morrisvale   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Woodville   [Map]   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Horse Creek Junction   [Map]   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Julian   [Map]   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Lory   [Map]   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Rock Creek   [Map]   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Danville   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Manila   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Turtle Creek   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Madison   [Map]   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Foster   [Map]   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Culloden   [Map]   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Milton   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Barboursville   [Map]   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Pea Ridge   [Map]   NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Huntington   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Crown City   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Tornado   [Map]   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Saint Albans   [Map]   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Jefferson   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Nitro   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Rock Lake Village   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Cross Lanes   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Dunbar   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      South Charleston   [Map]   NE   23 miles [37 km]
      Charleston   [Map]   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Dupont City   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Kanawha City   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Marmet   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Winifrede   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Big Creek   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Banco   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Chapmanville   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Mitchell Heights   [Map]   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Peach Creek   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Troy Town   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      West Logan   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Hedgeview   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]
      Logan   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]
      Thompson Town   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]
      Holden   [Map]   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Switzer   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Omar   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Upland   [Map]   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Arbuckle   [Map]   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Leon   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Greyeagle   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Kermit   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Delbarton   [Map]   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Chattaroy   [Map]   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Musick   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Pie   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Williamson   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Red Jacket   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Blackberry City   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Matewan   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Hurricane   [Map]   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Teays Village   [Map]   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Scott Village   [Map]   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Teays Valley   [Map]   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Poca   [Map]   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Eleanor   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Raymond City   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Bancroft   [Map]   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Winfield   [Map]   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Fraziers Bottom   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Indian Village   [Map]   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Buffalo   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Liberty   [Map]   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Packsville   [Map]   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Cove Gap   [Map]   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Armilda   [Map]   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
      Wayne   [Map]   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Wilsondale   [Map]   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Centerville   [Map]   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Buffalo Creek   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Fort Gay   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Mineral Springs   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Ceredo   [Map]   NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Kenova   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Boyd (KY)
      Durbin (KY)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Catlettsburg (KY)   [Map]   NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Big Sandy (KY)   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Ashland (KY)   [Map]   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Fairview (KY)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Westwood (KY)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Millseat (KY)   [Map]   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Rush (KY)   [Map]   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Greenup (KY)
      Bellefonte (KY)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Russell (KY)   [Map]   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Johnson (KY)
      Lowmansville (KY)   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Whitehouse (KY)   [Map]   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Lawrence (KY)
      Clifford (KY)   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Maynard (KY) - Historic   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Buchanan (KY)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Catalpa (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Louisa (KY)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Walbridge (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Zelda (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Torchlight (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Fallsburg (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Five Forks (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Gallup (KY) - Historic   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Smoky Valley (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Stringtown (KY)   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
Martin (KY)
      Hode (KY)   [Map]   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Warfield (KY)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Beauty (KY)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Lovely (KY)   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Inez (KY)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Pilgrim (KY)   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Debord (KY)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Tomahawk (KY)   [Map]   SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pike (KY)
      South Williamson (KY)   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Forest Hills (KY)   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Hardy (KY)   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      McCarr (KY)   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Belfry (KY)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Gallia (OH)
      Crown City (OH)   [Map]   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Bladen (OH)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lawrence (OH)
      Proctorville (OH)   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Athalia (OH)   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Chesapeake (OH)   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Burlington (OH)   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      South Point (OH)   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Andis (OH)   [Map]   NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Coal Grove (OH)   [Map]   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Ironton (OH)   [Map]   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]

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

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 - 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 are relevant to Sias:

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 Lincoln County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cabell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanawha 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    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Raleigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greenup County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Johnson County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lawrence County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Martin County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gallia County (OH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence 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 Lincoln County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for West Virginia     Cemetery Wiki for West Virginia
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page     Cemeteries of West Virginia,     of Lincoln 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 ...

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of West Virginia

About Lincoln County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County:

The official website for State of West Virginia:

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sias. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1848, Longitude: -82.0874     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sias 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:

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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 Sias, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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