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A visit to the Cumberland Cemetery ...

The location of the Cumberland 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 Cumberland Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Cumberland Cemetery

The Cumberland Cemetery is located in Cumberland County<2>.

The county seat for Cumberland County is located in Fayetteville. Fayetteville lies just to the north northeast of the Cumberland Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.0063°   (35° 0' 22")

Lon:   -78.9823°   (-78° 58' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Cumberland 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 begin 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 Cumberland Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Cumberland Cemetery.

  • Ardulusa [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ardulusa
    • Ardulusa [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Cumberland Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardulusa
  • Bonnie Doone [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonnie Doone
    • Bonnie Doone [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Cumberland Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonnie Doone have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonnie Doone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonnie Doone<4>
  • Cumberland [Cumberland County]
  • Dundarrach [Hoke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dundarrach
    • Dundarrach [Hoke County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Cumberland Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dundarrach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dundarrach
  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Eastover [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastover
      • Eastover [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2015: 3,677 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastover
    • Fayetteville [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
      • Fayetteville [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 211,705 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayetteville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<4>
    • Fort Bragg [Cumberland County]
    • Highland Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Village
      • Highland Village [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland Village
    • Holly Springs [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
      • Holly Springs [Cumberland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
    • Hope Mills [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope Mills
      • Hope Mills [Cumberland County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,848 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hope Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hope Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hope Mills<4>
    • Judson [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Judson
      • Judson [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Judson
    • Lumber Bridge [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumber Bridge
      • Lumber Bridge [Robeson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 87 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumber Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumber Bridge
    • North Point Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Point Village
      • North Point Village [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland 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
    • Parkton [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkton
      • Parkton [Robeson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkton<4>
    • Rex [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rex
      • Rex [Robeson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rex
    • Rockfish [Hoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockfish
      • Rockfish [Hoke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockfish have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockfish
    • Saint Pauls [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Pauls
      • Saint Pauls [Robeson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Pauls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Pauls<4>
    • Shaw [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shaw
      • Shaw [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Shaw has also been known as:
      • Shaw Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaw
    • Silver City [Hoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver City
      • Silver City [Hoke County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver City
    • Spring Lake [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Lake
      • Spring Lake [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Cumberland 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>
    • Timberlake [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timberlake
      • Timberlake [Cumberland County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the south of Cumberland 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
    • Vander [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vander
      • Vander [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vander have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vander
    • Williams Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williams Village
      • Williams Village [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Cumberland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williams Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williams Village

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 Cumberland Cemetery. The following communities are located in Cumberland County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cumberland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Adcox Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Adcox Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Adcox Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adcox Cemetery
  • Cross Creek Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cross Creek Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cross Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Cross Creek Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross Creek Cemetery
  • Elmwood Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Elmwood Cemetery
    • Elmwood Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmwood Cemetery
  • Evans Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evans Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evans Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Evans Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Cumberland Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evans Cemetery
  • Continue List   (14 more) ...
    • Fayetteville Memorial Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Hair Cemetery [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hair Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Hair Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Hair Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Hair - Massey Hill Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hair Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2542392<6>
    • Holt Morgan Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Lafayette Memorial Park [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lafayette Memorial Park
      • Lafayette Memorial Park lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery.
      • Lafayette Memorial Park has also been known as:
      • Lafayette Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafayette Memorial Park
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #47860<6>
    • McFayden Family Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • McGougan Cemetery [Hoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McGougan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McGougan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McGougan Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Cumberland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGougan Cemetery
    • Nicholson Cemetery [Robeson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nicholson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Nicholson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Nicholson Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Cumberland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholson Cemetery
    • Northside Cemetery [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Northside Cemetery
      • Northside Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Cumberland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northside Cemetery
    • Parnell Cemetery [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Parnell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Parnell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Parnell Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Cumberland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parnell Cemetery
    • Rockfish Memorial Park [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rockfish Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rockfish Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockfish Memorial Park
    • Sandy Grove UMC Cemetery [Hoke County]
    • Union MB Church Cemetery [Cumberland County]
    • Wood Cemetery [Hoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wood Cemetery
    • Woods Cemetery [Hoke County]

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 Cumberland Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #983840  (Cumberland Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #983840 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: Fayetteville
    • County: Cumberland         Elev: 49
    • Location given for GNIS #983840 (Cumberland Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.0062747           Lon: -78.9822512
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cumberland County: www.co.cumberland.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 Cumberland, 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 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 Cumberland Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0063, Longitude: -78.9823       In this case, the coordinates for the Cumberland 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<6>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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