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A visit to the Carrington Cemetery ...

The location of the Carrington 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 Carrington Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Carrington Cemetery

The Carrington Cemetery is located in Durham County<2>.

The county seat for Durham County is located in Durham. Durham lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of the Carrington Cemetery .

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

Lat:   36.2199°   (36° 13' 11")

Lon:   -78.8467°   (-78° 50' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Carrington 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 like to 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 Carrington Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Carrington Cemetery.

  • Allens Level [Person County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allens Level
    • Allens Level [Person County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allens Level
  • Allensville [Person County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allensville
    • Allensville [Person County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Carrington Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allensville
  • Bahama [Durham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bahama
    • Bahama [Durham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Carrington Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bahama have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bahama
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bahama<4>
  • Berryland [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryland
    • Berryland [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berryland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryland
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • Butner [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butner
      • Butner [Granville County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Carrington Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2015: 7,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butner<4>
    • Caldwell [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caldwell
      • Caldwell [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caldwell have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caldwell
    • Cates [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cates
      • Cates [Person County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cates have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cates
    • Charter Meadows [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charter Meadows
      • Charter Meadows [Orange County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charter Meadows have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charter Meadows
    • Creedmoor [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creedmoor
      • Creedmoor [Granville County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Carrington Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,615 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creedmoor have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creedmoor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creedmoor<4>
    • Gorman [Durham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gorman
      • Gorman [Durham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gorman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gorman
    • Hester [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hester
      • Hester [Granville County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Carrington Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hester
    • Hurdle Mills [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurdle Mills
      • Hurdle Mills [Person County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurdle Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurdle Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurdle Mills<4>
    • Lyons [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyons
      • Lyons [Granville County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Carrington Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyons
    • Moriah [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moriah
      • Moriah [Person County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the north of Carrington Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moriah
    • Mount Tirzah [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Tirzah
      • Mount Tirzah [Person County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Tirzah
    • North Fork [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Fork
      • North Fork [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fork
    • Pleasant Green Estates [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Green Estates
      • Pleasant Green Estates [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Green Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Green Estates
    • Providence [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence
      • Providence [Granville County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
    • Rougemont [Durham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rougemont
      • Rougemont [Durham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rougemont have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rougemont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rougemont<4>
    • Schley [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schley
      • Schley [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schley
    • Springcrest Meadows [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springcrest Meadows
      • Springcrest Meadows [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springcrest Meadows have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springcrest Meadows
    • Stem [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stem
      • Stem [Granville County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Carrington Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stem have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stem
    • Tar River [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tar River
      • Tar River [Granville County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Carrington Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tar River
    • Timberlake [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timberlake
      • Timberlake [Person County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Timberlake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timberlake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timberlake<4>
    • Whitt Town [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitt Town
      • Whitt Town [Person County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitt Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitt Town

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 Carrington Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Durham County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Carrington Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery [Person County]
  • Brookland Church Cemetery [Person County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brookland Church Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Brookland Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Brookland Church Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookland Church Cemetery
  • Chapel Cemetery [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Chapel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Chapel Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Carrington Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapel Cemetery
  • Coley Family Cemetery [Granville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Coley Family Cemetery
    • Coley Family Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Carrington Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coley Family Cemetery
  • Continue List   (10 more) ...
    • Community Memorial Gardens [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Community Memorial Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Community Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Community Memorial Gardens lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Community Memorial Gardens
    • Flat River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Flat River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Flat River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Flat River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat River Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
    • Latta Cemetery [Durham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Latta Cemetery
      • Latta Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latta Cemetery
    • Mt. Harmony Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Harmony Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Harmony Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Harmony Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Harmony Cemetery
    • Mt. Tirzah United Methodist Cemetery [Person County]
    • Mt. Zion United Methodist Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Zion United Methodist Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Zion United Methodist Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Zion United Methodist Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Zion United Methodist Cemetery
    • Person Memorial Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Person Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Person Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Person Memorial Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Person Memorial Cemetery
    • Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery [Granville County]
    • Surl Church Cemetery [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Surl Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Surl Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Surl Church Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surl Church Cemetery
    • Waller Cemetery [Granville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Waller Cemetery
      • Waller Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Carrington Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waller 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 Carrington Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #982680  (Carrington Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #982680 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: Lake Michie
    • County: Durham         Elev: 160
    • Location given for GNIS #982680 (Carrington Cemetery)
    • Lat: 36.2198652           Lon: -78.846673
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Durham County: www.co.durham.nc.us/

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 Durham, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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 Carrington Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2199, Longitude: -78.8467       In this case, the coordinates for the Carrington 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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