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A visit to the McMasters Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the McMasters Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The McMasters Cemetery (FAG ID #48311)

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 McMasters Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the McMasters Cemetery

The McMasters Cemetery is located in Randolph County<2>.

The county seat for Randolph County is located in Asheboro. Asheboro lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of the McMasters Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.8073°   (35° 48' 26")

Lon:   -79.6022°   (-79° 36' 7")

Establishment of the McMasters Cemetery ...

The McMasters Cemetery was established in 1787.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 McMasters Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Asheboro [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asheboro
    • Asheboro [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of McMasters Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,023 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asheboro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheboro<5>
  • Bonlee [Chatham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonlee
    • Bonlee [Chatham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of McMasters Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonlee have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonlee
  • Cedar Falls [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Falls
    • Cedar Falls [Randolph County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of McMasters Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Falls
  • Climax [Guilford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Climax
    • Climax [Guilford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of McMasters Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Climax have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Climax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Climax<5>
  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Coleridge [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coleridge
      • Coleridge [Randolph County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of McMasters Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coleridge
    • Forest Oaks [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Oaks
      • Forest Oaks [Guilford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Oaks
    • Franklinville [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklinville
      • Franklinville [Randolph County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,213 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklinville<5>
    • Julian [Guilford County]
    • Kimesville [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kimesville
      • Kimesville [Alamance County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of McMasters Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kimesville
    • Liberty [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty
      • Liberty [Randolph County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,671 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Melanchton [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melanchton
      • Melanchton [Randolph County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of McMasters Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melanchton
    • New Market [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Market
      • New Market [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Market have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Market
    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Garden
      • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Garden have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<5>
    • Pleasant Hill [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Hill
      • Pleasant Hill [Alamance County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill
    • Ramseur [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramseur
      • Ramseur [Randolph County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,690 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramseur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ramseur<5>
    • Randleman [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randleman
      • Randleman [Randolph County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randleman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Randleman<5>
    • Redcross [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redcross
      • Redcross [Randolph County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of McMasters Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redcross
    • Rock Creek [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rock Creek
      • Rock Creek [Alamance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Creek
    • Siler City [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Siler City
      • Siler City [Chatham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,415 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siler City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Siler City<5>
    • Snow Camp [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Camp
      • Snow Camp [Alamance County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Camp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Camp<5>
    • Sophia [Randolph County]
    • Staley [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Staley
      • Staley [Randolph County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the east of McMasters Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 401 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Staley have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Staley<5>
    • Sutphin [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sutphin
      • Sutphin [Alamance County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sutphin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sutphin

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 McMasters Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Randolph County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McMasters Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Amose Grove Cemetery [Randolph County]
  • Fairview Cemetery [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fairview Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fairview Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview Cemetery
  • Gilmore Memorial Park [Guilford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gilmore Memorial Park
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gilmore Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Gilmore Memorial Park lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of McMasters Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilmore Memorial Park
  • Holly Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery [Randolph County]
  • Continue List   (8 more) ...
    • Kildee Wesleyan Church Cemetery [Randolph County]
    • Marley Cemetery [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Marley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Marley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marley Cemetery
    • Oakwood Cemetery [Chatham County]
    • Old Salem Cemetery [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Salem Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Salem Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Salem Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of McMasters Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Salem Cemetery
    • Old Shady Grove Cemetery [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Shady Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Shady Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Shady Grove Cemetery
    • Olivers Chapel Cemetery [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Olivers Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olivers Chapel Cemetery
    • Pleasant Hill Christian Church Cemetery [Alamance County]
    • Sunset Knoll Cemetery [Randolph 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 McMasters Cemetery:

  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #48311

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Randolph County: www.co.randolph.nc.us/

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 Randolph, 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 McMasters Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8073, Longitude: -79.6022    
<4>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.
<5>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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