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(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Carden Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Carden 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 on 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 Carden Cemetery...

The Carden 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 Carden Cemetery

Lat:   33.4132°   (33° 24' 47")

Lon:   -88.0964°   (-88° 5' 47")

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

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


 

  Carden Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Aliceville   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carden Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Gordo   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Kennedy   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carden Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Millport   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Carden Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Pickensville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Reform   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Vernon   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North (N) of the Carden Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Carden Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pickens County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Brown Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Coal Fire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Ethelsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Hebron Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carden Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Hopewell Cemetery (FAG ID #23526)
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
New Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Old El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Old Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Strawbridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Unity Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carden Cemetery
 
Zion Possum Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carden Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Carden Cemetery.

Aliceville   [Map]Elrod   [Map]McMullen   [Map]
Beaver Town   [Map]Ethelsville   [Map]McShan   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [Map]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Echola   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Reform   [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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Carden Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pickens County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

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:     Home Page
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 Carden 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 Carden Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115613   (Name of Record: Carden Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.4131734     Lon: -88.0964158   [Map]
Elev: 90         Map Name: Reform

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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: 33.4132, Longitude: -88.0964     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carden Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Carden 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 that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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