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A visit to the Mount Carmel Cemetery ...

The location of the Mt. Carmel 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

The Mt. Carmel Cemetery is located in Alexander County<2>.

The county seat for Alexander County is located in Taylorsville. Taylorsville lies just to the north northeast of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Lat:   35.9049°   (35° 54' 17")

Lon:   -81.1859°   (-81° 11' 9")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mt. Carmel 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 visit 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

  • Bethlehem [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
    • Bethlehem [Alexander County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
  • Boomer [Wilkes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boomer
    • Boomer [Wilkes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boomer have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boomer
  • Brevard [Iredell County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brevard
    • Brevard [Iredell County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brevard have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Catfish [Catawba County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catfish
    • Catfish [Catawba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catfish have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catfish
  • Continue List   (20 more) ...
    • Draco [Caldwell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Draco
      • Draco [Caldwell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Draco have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Draco
    • Ellendale [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellendale
      • Ellendale [Alexander County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellendale have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellendale
    • Fairview Park [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview Park
      • Fairview Park [Alexander County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview Park
    • Hiddenite [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiddenite
      • Hiddenite [Alexander County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hiddenite have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiddenite
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hiddenite<4>
    • Isenhour Park [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Isenhour Park
      • Isenhour Park [Alexander County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Isenhour Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Isenhour Park
    • Liledoun [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liledoun
      • Liledoun [Alexander County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the west of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liledoun have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liledoun
    • Little River [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little River
      • Little River [Alexander County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little River have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little River
    • Love Valley [Iredell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Love Valley
      • Love Valley [Iredell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Love Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Love Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Love Valley<4>
    • Midway [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
      • Midway [Alexander County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
    • Millersville [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millersville
      • Millersville [Alexander County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
    • North Hickory [Catawba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hickory
      • North Hickory [Catawba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hickory have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hickory
    • Oxford Park [Catawba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford Park
      • Oxford Park [Catawba County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford Park
    • Rocky Springs [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Springs
      • Rocky Springs [Alexander County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Springs
    • Saint Stephens [Catawba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Stephens
      • Saint Stephens [Catawba County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Stephens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Stephens
    • Scotts [Iredell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotts
      • Scotts [Iredell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotts have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotts
    • Stony Point [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stony Point
      • Stony Point [Alexander County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stony Point
    • Sunrise Beach [Catawba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise Beach
      • Sunrise Beach [Catawba County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunrise Beach
    • Taylorsville Beach [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville Beach
      • Taylorsville Beach [Alexander County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville Beach
    • Taylorsville [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
      • Taylorsville [Alexander County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,140 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<4>
    • Vashti [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vashti
      • Vashti [Alexander County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vashti have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vashti

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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Alexander County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Bentley Cemetery [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bentley Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bentley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bentley Cemetery
  • Jolly Cemetery [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jolly Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jolly Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jolly Cemetery
  • Lebanon Cemetery [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lebanon Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lebanon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lebanon Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon Cemetery
  • Marvin UMC Cemetery [Alexander County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Marvin UMC Cemetery
    • Marvin UMC Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
    • Marvin UMC Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Old Union Burying Ground
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marvin UMC Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2213089<5>
  • Continue List   (8 more) ...
    • Mt. Olive Cemetery [Catawba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Olive Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Olive Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Olive Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Olive Cemetery
    • New Vision Baptist Fellowship Cemetery [Caldwell County]
    • Old Bethany Cemetery [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Bethany Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Bethany Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Bethany Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Bethany Cemetery
    • Pisgah Cemetery [Alexander County]
    • Rocky Mount Cemetery [Caldwell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rocky Mount Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rocky Mount Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Rocky Mount Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount Cemetery
    • St. Lukes Cemetery [Catawba County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Lukes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Lukes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Lukes Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Lukes Cemetery
    • Shiloh Cemetery [Alexander County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shiloh Cemetery
      • Shiloh Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
      • Shiloh Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2202849<5>
    • Tabernacle Baptist Church Cemetery [Alexander 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #990344  (Mount Carmel Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #990344 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: Taylorsville
    • County: Alexander         Elev: 351
    • Location given for GNIS #990344 (Mount Carmel Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.9048542           Lon: -81.1859164
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alexander County: www.co.alexander.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 Alexander, 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' (or point-to-point) 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9049, Longitude: -81.1859       In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Carmel 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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