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(Floyd County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Beech Creek Cemetery ...

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

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Beech Creek Cemetery...

The Beech Creek Cemetery is located in Floyd County. The county seat for Floyd County is located in Rome.

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

Lat:   34.2715°   (34° 16' 17")

Lon:   -85.2594°   (-85° 15' 33")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Beech Creek 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 Beech Creek Cemetery.

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


 

  Beech Creek Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Beech Creek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Floyd County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Beech Creek Cemetery.

Cedar Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Cedartown   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County
 
Rome   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Summerville   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County
 
Trion   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Chattooga County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Beech Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Floyd County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Berry College Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Berwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Big Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Bush Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Cedar Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Community Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
East View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Flat Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Floyd Memory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Hasty Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
John Hume Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Jones Bend Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Livingston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Macedonia Cemetery (FAG ID #35117)
 
Matthew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Alto Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Mountain End Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Myrtle Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
New Armuchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Old Armuchee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Old Seventh Ave. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Padlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Possum Trot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Reece Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Rodeph Sholom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Shadyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Silver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Six Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Sunset Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Vann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Vanns Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Vanns Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery
 
Ware Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beech Creek Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Beech Creek Cemetery.

Armuchee   [Map]Gaylesville (AL)   [Map]Mount Berry   [Map]
Berry Springs (AL)   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Plainville   [Map]
Broomtown (AL)   [Map]Grantville (AL)   [Map]Rome   [Map]
Cave Spring   [Map]Howells Crossroads (AL)   [Map]Shannon   [Map]
Cedar Springs (AL)   [Map]Kirk's Grove (AL)   [Map]Silver Creek   [Map]
Cedartown   [Map]Lindale   [Map]Summerville   [Map]
Coosa   [Map]Lyerly   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and 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 might help with the Beech Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Floyd County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gilmer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Murray County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamilton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

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 Georgia

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Beech Creek 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 Beech Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #353533   (Name of Record: Beech Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Floyd
Lat: 34.2714819     Lon: -85.2593978   [Map]
Elev: 196         Map Name: Rock Mountain

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Georgia

About Floyd County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.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: 34.2715, Longitude: -85.2594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Beech Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Beech Creek 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 in . 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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<4>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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