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The location of Five Points Cemetery









A visit to the Five Points Cemetery ...

The location of the Five Points 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 Five Points Cemetery ...

The Five Points 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 Five Points Cemetery

Lat:   33.6515°   (33° 39' 5")

Lon:   -85.2183°   (-85° 13' 5")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Five Points Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2367554<3>
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Bowdon Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Bowdon City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Camp Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Estavanko Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Eureka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
First Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Garretts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Haralson Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Hollywood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #34587
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Kansas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
King Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Liner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Mt. Newley Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2565727
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Old Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Pinetucky Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #36357
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Poseyville United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Rolling Acres Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2305564
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Tallapoosa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Waco Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Five Points Cemetery.

Arbacoochee (AL)   [Map]     Graham (AL)   [Map]    
Bowdon Junction   [Map]     Hart Town   [Map]    
Bowdon   [Map]     Mount Zion   [Map]    
Bremen   [Map]     Muscadine (AL)   [Map]    
Buchanan   [Map]     Ranburne (AL)   [Map]    
Budapest   [Map]     Roopville   [Map]    
Carrollton   [Map]     Roosterville   [Map]    
Edwardsville (AL)   [Map]     Tallapoosa   [Map]    
Ephesus   [Map]     Temple   [Map]    
Felton   [Map]     Waco   [Map]    
Fruithurst (AL)   [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 Five Points 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 Five Points Cemetery.

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Bremen   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Buchanan   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Edwardsville   [Map]
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Fruithurst   [Map]
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Heflin   [Map]
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Tallapoosa   [Map]
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Villa Rica   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Five Points 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 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 Five Points Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Carroll County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chambers County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Etowah County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Randolph County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Saint Clair County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Talladega County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tallapoosa County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bartow County:     Cyndi's
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Chattooga County:     Cyndi's
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Cherokee County:     Cyndi's
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Clayton County:     Cyndi's
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Cobb County:     Cyndi's
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Coweta County:     Cyndi's
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DeKalb County:     Cyndi's
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Douglas County:     Cyndi's
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Fayette County:     Cyndi's
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Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Fulton County:     Cyndi's
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Haralson County:     Cyndi's
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Heard County:     Cyndi's
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Meriwether County:     Cyndi's
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Paulding County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Troup County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #350147   (Name of Record: Five Points Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carroll
Lat: 33.651497     Lon: -85.2182824   [Map]
Elev: 396         Map Name: Bremen

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in 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: https://georgia.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 Five Points Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6515, Longitude: -85.2183     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Five Points Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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