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The location of Cary Flat Cemetery









A visit to the Cary Flat Cemetery ...

The location of the Cary Flat 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 Cary Flat Cemetery ...

The Cary Flat Cemetery is located in Avery County.

The county seat for Avery County is located in Newland. Newland lies just to the west of the Cary Flat Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   36.0724°   (36° 4' 20")

Lon:   -81.7718°   (-81° 46' 18")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Cary Flat Cemetery.

Adako   [Map]     Montezuma   [Map]    
Bamboo   [Map]     Mortimer   [Map]    
Banner Elk   [Map]     Mount Pleasant   [Map]    
Beech Mountain   [Map]     Mulberry   [Map]    
Blowing Rock   [Map]     Newland   [Map]    
Boone   [Map]     Patterson   [Map]    
Chestnut Dale   [Map]     Pineola   [Map]    
Collettsville   [Map]     Rominger   [Map]    
Crossnore   [Map]     Seven Devils   [Map]    
Foscoe   [Map]     Stamey Town   [Map]    
Grandfather   [Map]     Sugar Grove   [Map]    
Jonas Ridge   [Map]     Sugar Mountain   [Map]    
Linville Falls   [Map]     Vale   [Map]    
Linville   [Map]     Valle Crucis   [Map]    
Minneapolis   [Map]     Vilas   [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 Cary Flat Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Avery County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Cary Flat Cemetery.

Banner Elk   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery
 
Blowing Rock   [Map]
 - Located in Caldwell County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery
 
Boone   [Map]
 - Located in Watauga County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery
 
Newland   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy 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 information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that 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 Cary Flat Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to North Carolina:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Avery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for North Carolina:

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

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 North Carolina

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 63 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cary Flat Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

A.A. & Shoner Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Bolick Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Bolick Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Boone Fork Community Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2182635<3>

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Calloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Calloway Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Coffey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Cone Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Cool Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Cuthbertson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Danner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Edmisten Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Estes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Fork Mtn. Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Frye Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Globe Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Gragg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Gragg Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Herman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Jestes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Ledford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Mast Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

McLean Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

McLean Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Michael Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Mulberry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Newland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Piny Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Pitts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Pitts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Potts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Rich Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Rufus Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Shook Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Shull Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Shull Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Summerow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Tanglewood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Tolbert Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caldwell County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

White Spring Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

Yates Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Watauga County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Cary Flat Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Cary Flat 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 Cary Flat Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1010080   (Name of Record: Cary Flat Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Avery
Lat: 36.0723512     Lon: -81.7717748   [Map]
Elev: 806         Map Name: Grandfather Mountain

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The official website for Avery County: www.averyco.com/gov/

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.

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Cary Flat Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0724, Longitude: -81.7718     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cary Flat 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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