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(Carroll County, Georgia)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Five Points 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 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)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Five Points Cemetery.

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


 

  Five Points Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Bremen   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Buchanan   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Edwardsville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Fruithurst   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Heflin   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Tallapoosa   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Villa Rica   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Five Points Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 57 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Five Points Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abilene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #32751)
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
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
 
Carrollton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Carrollton City Cemetery (FAG ID #33139)
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
The Church At Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Clay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Edgewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Estavanko Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
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]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Hollywood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
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
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Liner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Macedonia Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Mt. Newley Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
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
 
Old Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Five Points Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
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 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
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
 
Posey Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Poseyville United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
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
 
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]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Five Points Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson 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 Five Points Cemetery.

Arbacoochee (AL)   [Map]Edwardsville (AL)   [Map]Muscadine (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon Junction   [Map]Ephesus   [Map]Ranburne (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon   [Map]Felton   [Map]Roopville   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Fruithurst (AL)   [Map]Roosterville   [Map]
Buchanan   [Map]Graham (AL)   [Map]Tallapoosa   [Map]
Budapest   [Map]Hart Town   [Map]Temple   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]Waco   [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 begin 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 Five Points 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    
Etowah 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    
Tallapoosa County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow 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    
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    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
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    
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    
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 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

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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: 33.6515, Longitude: -85.2183     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Five Points Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Five Points 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 starts 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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