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A visit to the Olivers Chapel Cemetery ...

The location of the Olivers Chapel 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 Olivers Chapel Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Olivers Chapel Cemetery

The Olivers Chapel Cemetery is located in Randolph County<2>.

The county seat for Randolph County is located in Asheboro. Asheboro lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west southwest of the Olivers Chapel Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.8062°   (35° 48' 22")

Lon:   -79.5609°   (-79° 33' 39")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Olivers Chapel 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 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 Olivers Chapel Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Olivers Chapel Cemetery.

  • Alamance [Alamance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamance
    • Alamance [Alamance County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,047 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alamance have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamance
  • Bonlee [Chatham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonlee
    • Bonlee [Chatham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonlee have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Climax have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Climax
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Climax<4>
  • Continue List   (18 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 Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coleridge
    • Eli Whitney [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eli Whitney
      • Eli Whitney [Alamance County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eli Whitney have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eli Whitney
    • Forest Oaks [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Oaks
      • Forest Oaks [Guilford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,213 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklinville<4>
    • 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 Olivers Chapel 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 north of Olivers Chapel 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<4>
    • Melanchton [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melanchton
      • Melanchton [Randolph County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melanchton
    • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Garden
      • Pleasant Garden [Guilford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Olivers Chapel 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Garden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Garden<4>
    • Pleasant Hill [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Hill
      • Pleasant Hill [Alamance County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,690 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramseur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ramseur<4>
    • Randleman [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randleman
      • Randleman [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randleman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Randleman<4>
    • Redcross [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redcross
      • Redcross [Randolph County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Olivers Chapel 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Olivers Chapel 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<4>
    • Snow Camp [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Camp
      • Snow Camp [Alamance County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Camp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Camp<4>
    • Staley [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Staley
      • Staley [Randolph County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the southeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 401 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Staley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Staley<4>
    • Sutphin [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sutphin
      • Sutphin [Alamance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Olivers Chapel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sutphin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 Olivers Chapel 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 Olivers Chapel Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Olivers Chapel 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview Cemetery
  • Holly Chapel Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery [Randolph County]
  • Kildee Wesleyan Church Cemetery [Randolph County]
  • Continue List   (8 more) ...
    • 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marley Cemetery
    • McMasters Cemetery [Randolph County]
    • Oakwood Cemetery [Chatham County]
    • Old McMasters Cemetery [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old McMasters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old McMasters Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old McMasters Cemetery
    • 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Salem Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Olivers Chapel 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Shady Grove Cemetery
    • Pleasant Hill Christian Church Cemetery [Alamance County]
    • Sunset Knoll Cemetery [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sunset Knoll Cemetery
      • Sunset Knoll Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Olivers Chapel Cemetery.
      • Sunset Knoll Cemetery has also been known as:
      • First Christian Church Cemetery
      • Ramseur Cemetery
      • Sunset Knoll Memorial Garden
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Knoll Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #48889<5>

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 Olivers Chapel Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #991651  (Olivers Chapel Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #991651 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: Liberty
    • County: Randolph         Elev: 226
    • Location given for GNIS #991651 (Olivers Chapel Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.8062488           Lon: -79.5608567
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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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 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 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 'point-to-point' 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 Olivers Chapel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8062, Longitude: -79.5609       In this case, the coordinates for the Olivers Chapel 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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