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Our GPS coordinates for the Shady Grove 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Shady Grove Cemetery...

The Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove Cemetery

Lat:   33.6409°   (33° 38' 27")

Lon:   -85.0222°   (-85° 1' 19")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove Cemetery.

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


 

  Shady Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove Cemetery.

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Bremen   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Buchanan   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Douglasville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Douglas County
 
Tallapoosa   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Villa Rica   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 43 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Shady Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abilene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Carroll Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Carrollton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Carrollton City Cemetery (FAG ID #33139)
 
Center Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
The Church At Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Consolidation Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Cross Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Cross Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Hinesley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
King Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Little Vine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
McMullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
New Brooklyn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Old Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Old Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Old Tume Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Powells Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Stripling Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Temperance Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Shady Grove Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Shady Grove Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Shady Grove Cemetery.

Bowdon Junction   [Map]Hart Town   [Map]Tyree   [Map]
Bowdon   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]Villa Rica   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Roopville   [Map]Waco   [Map]
Buchanan   [Map]Roosterville   [Map]White City   [Map]
Budapest   [Map]Sargent   [Map]Whitesburg   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Springwood Village   [Map]Windwood Village   [Map]
Chattahoochee Hills   [Map]Tallapoosa   [Map]Winston   [Map]
Douglasville   [Map]Temple   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Shady Grove 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    
Talladega County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow 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    
Gwinnett 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    
Henry 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    
Rockdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Spalding 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 Shady Grove 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 Shady Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #349716   (Name of Record: Shady Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carroll
Lat: 33.6409425     Lon: -85.022166   [Map]
Elev: 336         Map Name: Temple

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: 33.6409, Longitude: -85.0222     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Shady Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Shady Grove 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 'point-to-point' 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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