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Carry Mount Cemetery
(Monroe County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Carry Mount Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

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 Carry Mt. Cemetery...

The Carry Mt. Cemetery is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Monroeville.

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

Lat:   31.5824°   (31° 34' 56")

Lon:   -87.4297°   (-87° 25' 46")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Carry Mt. Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Carry Mt. 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.


 

  Carry Mt. Cemetery  


  York Cemetery
  Rumbley Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Claiborne Cemetery
  St. Peter Cemetery
  Old Salem Cemetery
  Springhill Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Davidson Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Old Scotland Cemetery
  Mexia Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Wiggins Cemetery
  Bryant - Deer Cemetery
  McConnico Cemetery
  Forehand Cemetery
  Linder Cemetery
  Bryant Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Amity Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Ridge Cemetery
  Baas Cemetery
  Mars Hill Cemetery
  Mt. Pisgah Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Carry Mt. Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Monroe County.

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bryant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bryant - Deer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Claiborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Forehand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McConnico Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mexia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carry Mt. Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Carry Mt. Cemetery.

Beatrice   [Map]Goodway   [Map]Pine Orchard   [Map]
Buena Vista   [Map]Lovan   [Map]Repton   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Lower Peach Tree   [Map]Scratch Ankle   [Map]
Excel   [Map]Megargel   [Map]Tunnel Springs   [Map]
Finchburg   [Map]Mexia   [Map]Uriah   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Monroeville   [Map]Vredenburgh   [Map]
Frisco City   [Map]Perdue Hill   [Map]Whatley   [Map]
Gainestown   [Map]Peterman   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Carry Mt. Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Mobile County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Monroe County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Monroe 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 Carry Mt. Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Carry Mt. Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730549   (Name of Record: Carry Mount Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 31.582382     Lon: -87.4297113   [Map]
Elev: 29         Map Name: Mexia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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







Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5824, Longitude: -87.4297     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carry Mt. Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Carry Mt. Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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