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A visit to the Lee Memory Gardens ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Lee Memory Gardens. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Lee Memory Gardens (FAG ID #47903)

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 Lee Memory Gardens ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Lee Memory Gardens

The Lee Memory Gardens is located in Lee County<2>.

The county seat for Lee County is located in Sanford. Sanford lies just to the south of the Lee Memory Gardens .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Lee Memory Gardens

Lat:   35.5192°   (35° 31' 9")

Lon:   -79.1794°   (-79° 10' 45")

Name Variations for Lee Memory Gardens ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Lee Memory Gardens has also been known as:

  • Lee Memorial Gardens

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

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 Lee Memory Gardens:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Lee Memory Gardens.

  • Brickhaven [Chatham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brickhaven
    • Brickhaven [Chatham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Lee Memory Gardens
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brickhaven
  • Broadway [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadway
    • Broadway [Lee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Lee Memory Gardens
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,295 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broadway<4>
  • Carbonton [Chatham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbonton
    • Carbonton [Chatham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Lee Memory Gardens
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbonton
  • Carolina Trace [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carolina Trace
    • Carolina Trace [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Lee Memory Gardens
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina Trace
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • Colon [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colon
      • Colon [Lee County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colon
    • Cumnock [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumnock
      • Cumnock [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumnock
    • Edgewater Estates [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewater Estates
      • Edgewater Estates [Lee County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewater Estates
    • Farmville [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmville
      • Farmville [Chatham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmville<4>
    • Glenwood Village [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood Village
      • Glenwood Village [Lee County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the west of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood Village
    • Goldston [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldston
      • Goldston [Chatham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 305 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldston have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldston<4>
    • Green Valley Estates [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Valley Estates
      • Green Valley Estates [Lee County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the west of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Valley Estates
    • Gulf [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulf
      • Gulf [Chatham County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gulf have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulf
    • Jonesboro Heights [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesboro Heights
      • Jonesboro Heights [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesboro Heights
    • Lemon Springs [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemon Springs
      • Lemon Springs [Lee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemon Springs
    • Moncure [Chatham County]
    • Osgood [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osgood
      • Osgood [Lee County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osgood
    • Parkwood Estates [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkwood Estates
      • Parkwood Estates [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkwood Estates
    • Quail Ridge [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quail Ridge
      • Quail Ridge [Lee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quail Ridge
    • Saint Andrews [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Andrews
      • Saint Andrews [Lee County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Andrews
    • San-Lee Park [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San-Lee Park
      • San-Lee Park [Lee County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San-Lee Park
    • Sanford [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sanford
      • Sanford [Lee County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,361 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford<4>
    • Seminole [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seminole
      • Seminole [Harnett County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seminole
    • Tramway [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tramway
      • Tramway [Lee County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tramway
    • Western Hills [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Western Hills
      • Western Hills [Lee County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Western Hills
    • Wildwood [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildwood
      • Wildwood [Lee County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the west of Lee Memory Gardens
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildwood

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 Lee Memory Gardens. The following communities are located in Lee County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Lee Memory Gardens.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lee Memory Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Lee 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 Lee Memory Gardens:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #988301  (Lee Memory Gardens)
    • Note: GNIS record #988301 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: Colon
    • County: Lee         Elev: 103
    • Location given for GNIS #988301 (Lee Memory Gardens)
    • Lat: 35.5190414           Lon: -79.179465
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #47903

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Carolina

About Lee County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lee County: www.leecountync.com/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Lee, 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 Lee Memory Gardens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5192, Longitude: -79.1794    
<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 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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