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A visit to the Holden Cemetery ...

The location of the Holden 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 Holden Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Holden Cemetery

The Holden Cemetery is located in Transylvania County<2>.

The county seat for Transylvania County is located in Brevard. Brevard lies just to the north northwest of the Holden Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.1771°   (35° 10' 37")

Lon:   -82.7073°   (-82° 42' 26")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Holden 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 professional and volunteer 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 Holden Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Balsam Grove [Transylvania County]
  • Brevard [Transylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brevard
    • Brevard [Transylvania County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Holden Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,899 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brevard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brevard<4>
  • Caesars Head [Greenville County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caesars Head
    • Caesars Head [Greenville County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Holden Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caesars Head
  • Cedar Mountain [Transylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Mountain
    • Cedar Mountain [Transylvania County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Holden Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Mountain<4>
  • Continue List   (23 more) ...
    • Claremont [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Claremont
      • Claremont [Henderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claremont have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claremont
    • Cleveland [Greenville County]
    • Etowah [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Etowah
      • Etowah [Henderson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Etowah have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Etowah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Etowah<4>
    • Flat Rock [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flat Rock
      • Flat Rock [Henderson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,408 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flat Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flat Rock<4>
    • Holly Springs [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
      • Holly Springs [Henderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden 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
    • Horse Shoe [Henderson County]
    • Lake Toxaway [Transylvania County]
    • Laurel Park [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel Park
      • Laurel Park [Henderson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel Park<4>
    • Marietta [Greenville County]
    • Mills River [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mills River
      • Mills River [Henderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,471 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mills River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills River<4>
    • Mount Olive [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Olive
      • Mount Olive [Henderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Olive have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Olive
    • Penrose [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penrose
      • Penrose [Transylvania County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penrose have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penrose
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penrose<4>
    • Pisgah Forest [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pisgah Forest
      • Pisgah Forest [Transylvania County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pisgah Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pisgah Forest
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pisgah Forest<4>
    • Rocky Bottom [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Bottom
      • Rocky Bottom [Pickens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Holden Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Bottom
    • Rosman [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosman
      • Rosman [Transylvania County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Holden Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosman<4>
    • Seven Springs [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Springs
      • Seven Springs [Transylvania County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seven Springs
    • Sky Village [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sky Village
      • Sky Village [Henderson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sky Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sky Village
    • Slater [Greenville County]
    • Sunset [Pickens County]
    • Timberland [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timberland
      • Timberland [Henderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Timberland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timberland
    • Toxaway Falls [Transylvania County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toxaway Falls
      • Toxaway Falls [Transylvania County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Holden Cemetery
    • Tuxedo [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuxedo
      • Tuxedo [Henderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tuxedo have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuxedo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuxedo<4>
    • Valley Hill [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Hill
      • Valley Hill [Henderson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Hill

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 Holden Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Transylvania County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Holden Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Cassell Cemetery [Transylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cassell Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cassell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cassell Cemetery
  • Cooper Cemetery [Transylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cooper Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cooper Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cooper Cemetery
  • Davidson River Cemetery [Transylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Davidson River Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Davidson River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Davidson River Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Holden Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davidson River Cemetery
  • Evergreen Gillespie Cemetery [Transylvania County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Gillespie Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evergreen Gillespie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Gillespie Cemetery
  • Continue List   (18 more) ...
    • Gillespie Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gillespie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gillespie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Gillespie Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillespie Cemetery
    • Glazener Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Glazener Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Glazener Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glazener Cemetery
    • Masters Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Masters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Masters Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Masters Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masters Cemetery
    • McCall Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McCall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McCall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McCall Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCall Cemetery
    • McGaha Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McGaha Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McGaha Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGaha Cemetery
    • Middle Fork Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Middle Fork Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Middle Fork Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Middle Fork Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middle Fork Cemetery
    • Oak Grove Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oak Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oak Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove Cemetery
    • Orr Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Orr Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Orr Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orr Cemetery
    • Osborne Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Osborne Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Osborne Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Osborne Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osborne Cemetery
    • Pisgah Gardens Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pisgah Gardens Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pisgah Gardens Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pisgah Gardens Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pisgah Gardens Cemetery
    • Round Top Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Round Top Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Round Top Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Top Cemetery
    • Saluda Hill Cemetery [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Saluda Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Saluda Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Saluda Hill Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saluda Hill Cemetery
    • Sentell Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sentell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sentell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sentell Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sentell Cemetery
    • Shady Grove Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shady Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shady Grove Cemetery
    • Thomas Cemetery [Henderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Thomas Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Thomas Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Thomas Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas Cemetery
    • Turkey Creek Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Turkey Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Turkey Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Turkey Creek Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turkey Creek Cemetery
    • Whitmire Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Whitmire Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Whitmire Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Whitmire Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Holden Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitmire Cemetery
    • Wilson Cemetery [Transylvania County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wilson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wilson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson 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 Holden Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1012121  (Holden Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1012121 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: Brevard
    • County: Transylvania         Elev: 899
    • Location given for GNIS #1012121 (Holden Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.1770599           Lon: -82.7073487
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Transylvania County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Transylvania County: www.transylvaniacounty.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 Transylvania, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Holden Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1771, Longitude: -82.7073       In this case, the coordinates for the Holden 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.




 

 

 

 

 


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