Chloe, West Virginia: Grave of Mike Fink

Legendary mountain man Mike Fink and an unnamed Indian killed each other and are buried side by side.

Upper Fink Cemetery

Milo Rd, Chloe, WV
Roughly 2.5 miles north of the town of Chloe. The "Grave of Mink Fink" marker is on the northbound side of Hwy 16 just south of the intersection of CR-13/Milo Rd/Fink Run Rd. Mike Fink's grave is off of CR-13/Milo Rd/Fink Run Rd, on the right, in Upper Fink Cemetery.
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Grave of Mike Fink

On Rt 16 south of Arnoldsburg WV, near the sleepy little village of Chloe, there is a roadside marker which points travelers to the grave of legendary mountain man Mike Fink a short distance away. Mike Fink and an Indian (unnamed) killed each other a hundred or more years ago and are buried here side by side. Their graves recently got a new headstone, according to our local newspaper. When we were kids, folks would say Mike Fink's ghost would talk to you. Just go up to the grave and say "Whatcha doin' Mike Fink?" and he'll answer -- nothing.

[L. Sams, 08/30/2005]

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