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Carrollton Cemetery
(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Carrollton Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest that the Find-A-Grave website is a good place to start your search: The Carrollton Cemetery (FAG ID #21988)

We have organized this page based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Carrollton Cemetery...

The Carrollton Cemetery is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Carrollton Cemetery

Lat:   33.2666°   (33° 15' 59")

Lon:   -88.0994°   (-88° 5' 57")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Carrollton Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While the values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Carrollton Cemetery  


  Union Hill Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Zion Possum Bend Cemetery
  Brooks Cemetery
  Poplar Springs Cemetery
  Windle Cemetery
  Crossroads Cemetery
  Old Trinity Cemetery
  Hebron Church Cemetery
  New Cumberland Cemetery
  New Providence Cemetery
  Spiller Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
  Holly Springs Cemetery
  Mt. Sinal Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Fleming Cemetery
  Cockrell Cemetery
  Union Chapel Cemetery
  Glen Echo Cemetery
  Hopewell Hill Cemetery
  Big Creek Cemetery
  Unity Cemetery
  Community Cemetery
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Carrollton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pickens County.

Aliceville Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Browns Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cockrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fleming Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Franconia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glen Echo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hebron Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Sinal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Spiller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thrasher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Windle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Possum Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrollton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Carrollton Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]Ethelsville   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Gordo   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [Map]
Buhl   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]McMullen   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Echola   [Map]McShan   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Elrod   [Map]Memphis   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 might help with the Carrollton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pickens County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Pickens County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     The Carrollton Cemetery (FAG ID #21988)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Pickens 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 Alabama

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Carrollton Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Carrollton Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Carrollton Cemetery elsewhere. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Carrollton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138733   (Name of Record: Carrollton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.2667871     Lon: -88.0991932   [Map]
Elev: 91         Map Name: Carrollton

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #21988

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Carrollton Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2666, Longitude: -88.0994     [Map].

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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