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A visit to the Armstrong Cemetery ...

The location of the Armstrong 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. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Armstrong Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Armstrong Cemetery

The Armstrong Cemetery is located in Harnett County<2>.

The county seat for Harnett County is located in Lillington. Lillington lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of the Armstrong Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Armstrong Cemetery

Lat:   35.2843°   (35° 17' 3")

Lon:   -79.0131°   (-79° 0' 47")

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

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Armstrong Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Armstrong Cemetery.

  • Anderson Creek [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson Creek
    • Anderson Creek [Harnett County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Armstrong Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anderson Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson Creek
  • Barbecue [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barbecue
    • Barbecue [Harnett County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barbecue
  • Boone Trail [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boone Trail
    • Boone Trail [Harnett County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Armstrong Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boone Trail have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boone Trail
  • Broadway [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadway
    • Broadway [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Armstrong Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,295 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broadway<4>
  • Continue List   (24 more) ...
    • Carolina Trace [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carolina Trace
      • Carolina Trace [Lee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina Trace
    • Edgewater Estates [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewater Estates
      • Edgewater Estates [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewater Estates
    • Flat Branch [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flat Branch
      • Flat Branch [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flat Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat Branch
    • Fort Bragg [Cumberland County]
    • Johnsonville [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnsonville
      • Johnsonville [Harnett County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnsonville
    • Lemon Springs [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemon Springs
      • Lemon Springs [Lee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemon Springs
    • Luart [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luart
      • Luart [Harnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luart have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luart
    • Mamers [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mamers
      • Mamers [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamers
    • Mount Pleasant [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Moore County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Murchisontown [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murchisontown
      • Murchisontown [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murchisontown
    • Norrington Crossroads [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norrington Crossroads
      • Norrington Crossroads [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norrington Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norrington Crossroads
    • North Point Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Point Village
      • North Point Village [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Point Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Point Village
    • Olivia [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olivia
      • Olivia [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olivia have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olivia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olivia<4>
    • Overhills [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Overhills
      • Overhills [Harnett County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Overhills have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Overhills
    • Pineview [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineview
      • Pineview [Harnett County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineview have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineview
    • Ryes [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ryes
      • Ryes [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ryes have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ryes
    • Seminole [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seminole
      • Seminole [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seminole
    • Shaw [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shaw
      • Shaw [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Shaw has also been known as:
      • Shaw Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaw
    • Shawtown [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shawtown
      • Shawtown [Harnett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawtown
    • Spout Springs [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spout Springs
      • Spout Springs [Harnett County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spout Springs
    • Spring Lake [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Lake
      • Spring Lake [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Lake<4>
    • Swann [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swann
      • Swann [Lee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swann
    • Twin Lakes [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twin Lakes
      • Twin Lakes [Harnett County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin Lakes
    • Walkertown [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkertown
      • Walkertown [Harnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Armstrong Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkertown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkertown

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 Armstrong Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Harnett County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Armstrong Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Armstrong Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
  • Black Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Black Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Black Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Cemetery
  • Cypress Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
  • Darroch Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Darroch Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Darroch Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Darroch Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darroch Cemetery
  • Continue List   (12 more) ...
    • Ephesus Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Green Grove Cemetery [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Green Grove Cemetery
      • Green Grove Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Grove Cemetery
    • Johnson Cemetery [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Johnson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Johnson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Johnson Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Cemetery
    • McArtan Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McArtan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McArtan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McArtan Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McArtan Cemetery
    • McQueen Cemetery [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McQueen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McQueen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McQueen Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McQueen Cemetery
    • Morris Chapel UMC Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • New Hope Baptist Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Norrington Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Norrington Cemetery
      • Norrington Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Norrington Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Norrington AME Zion Church Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norrington Cemetery
    • Old Bethel Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Bethel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Bethel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Bethel Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Bethel Cemetery
    • Old Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Church Cemetery
    • Pierce Cemetery [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pierce Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pierce Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pierce Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierce Cemetery
    • Rogers Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rogers Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rogers Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Rogers Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Armstrong Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Armstrong Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #980285  (Armstrong Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #980285 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Olivia
    • County: Harnett         Elev: 95
    • Location given for GNIS #980285 (Armstrong Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.2843264           Lon: -79.0130823
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Carolina

About Harnett County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Harnett County: www.harnett.org/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Harnett, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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 Armstrong Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2843, Longitude: -79.0131       In this case, the coordinates for the Armstrong Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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