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Our GPS coordinates for the Town 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 Town Cemetery...

The Town 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 Town Cemetery

Lat:   33.5415°   (33° 32' 29")

Lon:   -85.2561°   (-85° 15' 21")

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

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


 

  Town Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Bowdon   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Bremen   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Buchanan   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County
 
Carrollton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Edwardsville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Fruithurst   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Heflin   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Tallapoosa   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Haralson County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Bethena Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Bonner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Buchanan Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Town Cemetery
 
Camp Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Cleburne Memorial Garden (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Crumley's Chapel Church of God Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Eureka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Five Points Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Garretts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Goldridge Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Indian Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Town Cemetery
 
Kansas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Town Cemetery
 
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Lees Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Mt. View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Town Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Old Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Town Cemetery
 
Old Shiloh Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (AL)
 
Pinetucky Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Town Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Rolling Acres Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Town Cemetery
 
Sandy Flat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Tallapoosa Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Town Cemetery
 
Tyus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Union Camp Ground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Town Cemetery
 
Union Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Town Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County (AL)
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Town Cemetery
 
Veal Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Town Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Arbacoochee (AL)   [Map]Edwardsville (AL)   [Map]Newell (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon Junction   [Map]Ephesus   [Map]Ranburne (AL)   [Map]
Bowdon   [Map]Fruithurst (AL)   [Map]Roopville   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Graham (AL)   [Map]Roosterville   [Map]
Buchanan   [Map]Micaville (AL)   [Map]Tallapoosa   [Map]
Budapest   [Map]Morrison Crossroad (AL)   [Map]Temple   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Mount Zion   [Map]Waco   [Map]
Centralhatchee   [Map]Muscadine (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 either 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 Town 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    
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    
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 Town 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 Town Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #324245   (Name of Record: Town Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Carroll
Lat: 33.5414995     Lon: -85.2560597   [Map]
Elev: 329         Map Name: Bowdon West

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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: 33.5415, Longitude: -85.2561     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Town Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Town 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' (or point-to-point) distance that begins 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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