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A visit to the Harnett Memorial Cemetery ...

The location of the Harnett Memorial 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 Harnett Memorial Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Harnett Memorial Cemetery

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

The county seat for Harnett County is located in Lillington. Lillington lies just to the south southwest of the Harnett Memorial Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.4174°   (35° 25' 2")

Lon:   -78.8036°   (-78° 48' 12")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Harnett Memorial 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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Harnett Memorial Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Harnett Memorial Cemetery.

  • Anderson Creek [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson Creek
    • Anderson Creek [Harnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Harnett Memorial 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
  • Angier [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angier
    • Angier [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angier<4>
  • Barclaysville [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barclaysville
    • Barclaysville [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barclaysville
  • Boone Trail [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boone Trail
    • Boone Trail [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Harnett Memorial 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
  • Continue List   (23 more) ...
    • Buies Creek [Harnett County]
    • Bunnlevel [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bunnlevel
      • Bunnlevel [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bunnlevel
    • Cape Fear [Harnett County]
    • Chalybeate Springs [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chalybeate Springs
      • Chalybeate Springs [Harnett County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chalybeate Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chalybeate Springs
    • Coats [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coats
      • Coats [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,520 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coats<4>
    • Cokesbury [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cokesbury
      • Cokesbury [Harnett County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cokesbury have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cokesbury
    • Duncan [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncan
      • Duncan [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncan have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncan
    • Erwin [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
      • Erwin [Harnett County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<4>
    • Flat Branch [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flat Branch
      • Flat Branch [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Harnett Memorial 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
    • Fonville [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fonville
      • Fonville [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fonville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fonville
    • Harnett [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harnett
      • Harnett [Harnett County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harnett
    • Kennebec [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennebec
      • Kennebec [Wake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennebec
    • Kipling [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kipling
      • Kipling [Harnett County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kipling have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kipling
    • Lillington [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lillington
      • Lillington [Harnett County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the southwest of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,634 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lillington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lillington<4>
    • Linden [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
      • Linden [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 134 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linden<4>
    • Luart [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luart
      • Luart [Harnett County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Harnett Memorial 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamers
    • 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 southwest of Harnett Memorial 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
    • Rawls [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawls
      • Rawls [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rawls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawls
    • Ryes [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ryes
      • Ryes [Harnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Harnett Memorial 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
    • Shawtown [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shawtown
      • Shawtown [Harnett County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawtown
    • Turlington [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turlington
      • Turlington [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Harnett Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turlington have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turlington
    • Walkertown [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkertown
      • Walkertown [Harnett County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial 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 Harnett Memorial Cemetery. The following communities are located in Harnett County.

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

  • Angier
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Angier.
    • Angier lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angier
  • Buies Creek
  • Erwin
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Erwin.
    • Erwin lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
  • Lillington

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Harnett Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Harnett County.

  • Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
  • Bunlevel Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bunlevel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bunlevel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bunlevel Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bunlevel Cemetery
  • 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 southwest of Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darroch Cemetery
  • Ephesus Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • First Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Friendship Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Friendship Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Friendship Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Friendship Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friendship Cemetery
    • Green Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Green Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Green Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Cemetery
    • Johnson Cemetery [Harnett 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Cemetery
    • Lakeside Memorial Gardens [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lakeside Memorial Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lakeside Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Lakeside Memorial Gardens lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Memorial Gardens
    • McKinney Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Neills Creek Baptist Church 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 southwest of Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
      • Norrington Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Norrington AME Zion Church Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norrington Cemetery
    • Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Olive Branch Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Olive Branch Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Olive Branch Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olive Branch 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Harnett Memorial Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Smith Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Smith Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Cemetery
    • Stewart Family Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Summerville Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Harnett County]
    • Westview Memorial Gardens [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Westview Memorial Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Westview Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westview Memorial Gardens

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 Harnett Memorial Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #986425  (Harnett Memorial Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #986425 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: Lillington
    • County: Harnett         Elev: 53
    • Location given for GNIS #986425 (Harnett Memorial Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.4173825           Lon: -78.8036298
    • 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 things 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 Harnett Memorial Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4174, Longitude: -78.8036       In this case, the coordinates for the Harnett Memorial 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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