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Profile for the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Buchanan Memorial 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.

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The Location of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery...

The Buchanan Memorial Cemetery is located in Carroll County. The county seat for Carroll County is located in Carrollton.

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

Lat:   33.4559°   (33° 27' 21")

Lon:   -85.2749°   (-85° 16' 29")

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

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


 

  Buchanan Memorial Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Bremen   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Fruithurst   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Tallapoosa   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Wedowee   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Bethena Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Bowdon Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Bowdon City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Caney Head Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Cleburne Memorial Garden (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Coats Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Crews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
First Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Goldridge Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Lummie Layton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Old Shiloh Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Rice Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Rolling Acres Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Sandy Flat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Tyus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Unity Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Unity Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #37500)
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Veal Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 
Walls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County
 
Zachry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery.

Arbacoochee (AL)   [Map]Ephesus   [Map]Ranburne (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon Junction   [Map]Franklin   [Map]Roopville   [Map]
Bowdon   [Map]Graham (AL)   [Map]Roosterville   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Micaville (AL)   [Map]Tallapoosa   [Map]
Budapest   [Map]Morrison Crossroad (AL)   [Map]Waco   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]Wedowee (AL)   [Map]
Centralhatchee   [Map]Newell (AL)   [Map]Woodland (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 first visit 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 Buchanan Memorial Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Carroll 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    
Chambers 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    
Coosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cobb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coweta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harris County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Heard County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Meriwether County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Buchanan Memorial 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 Buchanan Memorial Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #354893   (Name of Record: Buchanan Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carroll
Lat: 33.4559461     Lon: -85.2749481   [Map]
Elev: 349         Map Name: Graham

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Georgia

About Carroll County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Carroll County: www.carrollcountyga.com/

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: 33.4559, Longitude: -85.2749     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Buchanan Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Buchanan Memorial 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 beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things 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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