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A visit to the Old Macedonia Cemetery ...

The location of the Old Macedonia 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 Old Macedonia Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Old Macedonia Cemetery

The Old Macedonia Cemetery is located in Buncombe County<2>.

The county seat for Buncombe County is located in Asheville. Asheville lies just to the southeast of the Old Macedonia Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.6476°   (35° 38' 51")

Lon:   -82.6096°   (-82° 36' 34")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Old Macedonia 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 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 Old Macedonia Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Acton [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acton
    • Acton [Buncombe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Acton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acton
  • Alexander [Buncombe County]
  • Asheville [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asheville
    • Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 92,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asheville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Asheville<4>
  • Azalea [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Azalea
    • Azalea [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Azalea have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Azalea
  • Continue List   (23 more) ...
    • Beech [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech
      • Beech [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech
    • Bent Creek [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bent Creek
      • Bent Creek [Buncombe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bent Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bent Creek
    • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biltmore Forest
      • Biltmore Forest [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,431 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biltmore Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biltmore Forest
    • Candler [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Candler
      • Candler [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Candler have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Candler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Candler<4>
    • Democrat [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Democrat
      • Democrat [Buncombe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Democrat
    • Enka Village [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enka Village
      • Enka Village [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enka Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enka Village
    • Enka [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enka
      • Enka [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enka have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enka<4>
    • Fairview [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview
      • Fairview [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairview<4>
    • Leicester [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leicester
      • Leicester [Buncombe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leicester have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leicester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leicester<4>
    • Marshall [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshall
      • Marshall [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 916 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<4>
    • Newfound [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newfound
      • Newfound [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newfound have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newfound
    • Redwood Village [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwood Village
      • Redwood Village [Buncombe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwood Village
    • Rollins [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rollins
      • Rollins [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rollins have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rollins
    • Sandymush [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandymush
      • Sandymush [Buncombe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Sandymush has also been known as:
      • Sandy Mush
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandymush
    • Sayles Village [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sayles Village
      • Sayles Village [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sayles Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sayles Village
    • Shiloh [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shiloh
      • Shiloh [Buncombe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shiloh have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh
    • Skyland [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skyland
      • Skyland [Buncombe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skyland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skyland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skyland<4>
    • Stoney Knob [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoney Knob
      • Stoney Knob [Buncombe County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoney Knob
    • Swannanoa Hills [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swannanoa Hills
      • Swannanoa Hills [Buncombe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swannanoa Hills
    • Weaverville [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weaverville
      • Weaverville [Buncombe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,039 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weaverville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weaverville<4>
    • West Asheville [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Asheville
      • West Asheville [Buncombe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Asheville
    • Wilson [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
      • Wilson [Buncombe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Woodfin [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodfin
      • Woodfin [Buncombe County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Old Macedonia Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,679 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodfin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodfin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodfin<4>

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 Old Macedonia Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Buncombe County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Old Macedonia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Acton UMC Cemetery [Buncombe County]
  • Ashelawn Gardens [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ashelawn Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ashelawn Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashelawn Gardens
  • Ballard Cemetery [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ballard Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ballard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ballard Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ballard Cemetery
  • Bradley Cemetery [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bradley Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bradley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bradley Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradley Cemetery
  • Continue List   (25 more) ...
    • Brank Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brank Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Brank Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Brank Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brank Cemetery
    • Capps Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Capps Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Capps Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Capps Cemetery
    • Cedar Hill Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cedar Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cedar Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Hill Cemetery
    • Flat Creek Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Flat Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Flat Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Flat Creek Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat Creek Cemetery
    • Fore - Rutledge Cemetery [Buncombe County]
    • Forest Lawn Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Forest Lawn Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Forest Lawn Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Forest Lawn Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Lawn Cemetery
    • Garrison Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Garrison Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Garrison Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garrison Cemetery
    • Grandview Baptist Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Green Hills Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Green Hills Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Green Hills Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Hills Cemetery
    • Harkins Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Harkins Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Harkins Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Harkins Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harkins Cemetery
    • Hice Hill Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hice Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hice Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hice Hill Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hice Hill Cemetery
    • Huey Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Huey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Huey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Huey Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huey Cemetery
    • Lewis Memorial Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lewis Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lewis Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewis Memorial Cemetery
    • Old Academy Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Academy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Academy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Academy Cemetery
    • Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery
      • Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Redmon Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmon Baptist Church Cemetery
    • Rhodes Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rhodes Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rhodes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhodes Cemetery
    • Rich Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rich Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rich Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rich Cemetery
    • Riverside Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverside Cemetery
      • Riverside Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Asheville Cemetery
      • City of Asheville Riverside Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside Cemetery
    • Sheppard Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sheppard Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sheppard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sheppard Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheppard Cemetery
    • Sluder Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sluder Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sluder Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sluder Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery [Buncombe 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
    • Spurgeon Bullman Cemetery [Buncombe County]
    • Violet Hill Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Violet Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Violet Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Violet Hill Cemetery
    • West Memorial Park [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the West Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the West Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Memorial Park
    • Woodlawn Cemetery [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woodlawn Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Woodlawn Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Woodlawn Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Macedonia Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodlawn 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 Old Macedonia Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #991577  (Old Macedonia Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #991577 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: Weaverville
    • County: Buncombe         Elev: 640
    • Location given for GNIS #991577 (Old Macedonia Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.6476098           Lon: -82.6095739
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Buncombe County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Buncombe County: www.buncombecounty.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 Buncombe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Old Macedonia Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6476, Longitude: -82.6096       In this case, the coordinates for the Old Macedonia 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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