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(Floyd County, Georgia)


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Profile for the Cedar Creek Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Cedar 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.

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The Location of the Cedar Creek Cemetery...

The Cedar 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 Cedar Creek Cemetery

Lat:   34.1687°   (34° 10' 7")

Lon:   -85.3419°   (-85° 20' 30")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Cedar 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 Cedar 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.


 

  Cedar Creek Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Cedar 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 Cedar Creek Cemetery.

Cedar Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Cedartown   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County
 
Centre   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Rome   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cedar Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Floyd County.

Beech Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Birdsong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Bobo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Bush Arbor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Butler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Cave Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Chubb Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Clemones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Community Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Coosa River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Davenport Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Ellis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Flat Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Hemphill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Indian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Livingston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Macedonia Cemetery (FAG ID #35117)
 
Matthew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Mountain End Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Mountain Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Nazareth Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Oaknoll Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Oaknoll Memorial Gardens (FAG ID #35946)
 
Padlock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)
 
Rehobeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Six Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
State Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Vann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Vanns Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Vanns Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Ware Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 
Waterhouse Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Creek Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County (AL)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Creek Cemetery.

Aragon   [Map]Centre (AL)   [Map]Kirk's Grove (AL)   [Map]
Armuchee   [Map]Coloma (AL)   [Map]Lindale   [Map]
Borden Springs (AL)   [Map]Coosa   [Map]Lyerly   [Map]
Broomtown (AL)   [Map]Esom Hill   [Map]Mount Berry   [Map]
Cave Spring   [Map]Gaylesville (AL)   [Map]Rock Run (AL)   [Map]
Cedar Bluff (AL)   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Rome   [Map]
Cedar Springs (AL)   [Map]Grantville (AL)   [Map]Silver Creek   [Map]
Cedartown   [Map]Howells Crossroads (AL)   [Map]Spring Garden (AL)   [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 like to start with 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 - you should note that 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 Cedar 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    
Clay 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    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega 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    

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 Cedar 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 Cedar Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #353574   (Name of Record: Cedar Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Floyd
Lat: 34.1687069     Lon: -85.3418994   [Map]
Elev: 179         Map Name: Livingston

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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: 34.1687, Longitude: -85.3419     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Creek Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cedar 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 'straight-line' 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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<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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