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The location of Mt. Carmel Cemetery









A visit to the Mount Carmel Cemetery ...

The location of the Mt. Carmel 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery ...

The Mt. Carmel Cemetery is located in Walker County.

The county seat for Walker County is located in LaFayette. LaFayette lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Lat:   34.6731°   (34° 40' 23")

Lon:   -85.4811°   (-85° 28' 51")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Alpine (AL)   [Map]     LaFayette   [Map]    
Berry Springs (AL)   [Map]     Linwood   [Map]    
Berryton   [Map]     Menlo   [Map]    
Chickamauga   [Map]     Mentone (AL)   [Map]    
Cloudland   [Map]     Rising Fawn   [Map]    
Cordell (AL)   [Map]     Rock Spring   [Map]    
Flat Rock (AL)   [Map]     Stewart Town   [Map]    
Hammondville (AL)   [Map]     Summerville   [Map]    
Henagar (AL)   [Map]     Trenton   [Map]    
Higdon (AL)   [Map]     Trion   [Map]    
Ider (AL)   [Map]     Valley Head (AL)   [Map]    
Kensington   [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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Walker County.

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

Chickamauga   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Fort Payne   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
LaFayette   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Rising Fawn   [Map]
 - Located in Dade County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Summerville   [Map]
 - Located in Chattooga County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Trenton   [Map]
 - Located in Dade County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Trion   [Map]
 - Located in Chattooga County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Valley Head   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (AL)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Carmel 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 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Georgia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Walker County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Calhoun County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cherokee County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cleburne County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Etowah County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marshall County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County (AL):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bartow County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Catoosa County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Chattooga County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dade County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Gilmer County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Gordon County:     Cyndi's
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Murray County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pickens County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Whitfield County:     Cyndi's
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Bledsoe County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Bradley County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Coffee County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Franklin County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Grundy County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Sequatchie County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Georgia:

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

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Bankhead Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Bean Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Bible Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #33185<3>

Chattooga Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Company Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Coulter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Easley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Forester Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Hanna Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Hartline Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Hawkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Head Springs Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Little River Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Long Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

McKaig Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Dade County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Old Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Pannell Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Paynes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Rape Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Stephens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Sulphur Springs Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in DeKalb County (AL)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Trinity Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Mt. Carmel 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #354127   (Name of Record: Mount Carmel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Walker
Lat: 34.6731364     Lon: -85.4810735   [Map]
Elev: 632         Map Name: Cedar Grove

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/

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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6731, Longitude: -85.4811     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Carmel 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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