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The location of Carter Cemetery









A visit to the Carter Cemetery ...

The location of the Carter Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 six sections:

The Location of the Carter Cemetery ...

The Carter Cemetery is located in Limestone County.

The county seat for Limestone County is located in Athens. Athens lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the West Southwest of the Carter Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Carter Cemetery

Lat:   34.8559°   (34° 51' 21")

Lon:   -86.7947°   (-86° 47' 40")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Carter Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 70 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Carter Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams - Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Bayless Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Booker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Bouldin - Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Browning Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Carroll Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Concord Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Conley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Crutcher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Cummins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Dedman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Douglass - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Fairview Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Fearn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Fielding Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Fords Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Freeman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

German Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Golightly Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Hammond Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Hardin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Hatchett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Hutchings Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Isom Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Joyner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Kincaid Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Madison Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

McClellan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Menefee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Milhouse Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Minor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Moore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Morgan - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Motes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Newby Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Nick Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Powers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Pulley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Ready Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Reunion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

St. John Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Slave Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Tibbs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Tuck Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Turner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Vasser - Pettus Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Walls Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Wilburn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Madison County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Carter Cemetery.

Ardmore (TN)   [Map]     Harvest   [Map]    
Ardmore   [Map]     Hazel Green   [Map]    
Athens   [Map]     Huntsville   [Map]    
Belle Mina   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Capshaw   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Caro   [Map]     Mercury   [Map]    
Country Village   [Map]     Meridianville   [Map]    
Dickson Town (TN)   [Map]     Moore's Mill   [Map]    
Elkmont Springs (TN)   [Map]     Normal   [Map]    
Elkmont   [Map]     Rideout Village   [Map]    
Elkton (TN)   [Map]     Tanner   [Map]    
Estaville   [Map]     Toney   [Map]    
Garner   [Map]      

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Elkmont   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Huntsville   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Carter Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Limestone County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115666   (Name of Record: Carter Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Limestone
Lat: 34.8559215     Lon: -86.7947229   [Map]
Elev: 234         Map Name: Capshaw

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Limestone County: www.co.limestone.al.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Carter Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8559, Longitude: -86.7947     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carter Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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