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A visit to the Penny Cemetery ...

The location of the Penny 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 Penny Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Penny Cemetery

The Penny Cemetery is located in Wake County<2>.

The county seat for Wake County is located in Raleigh. Raleigh lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of the Penny Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.6077°   (35° 36' 27")

Lon:   -78.5995°   (-78° 35' 58")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Penny 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 begin with 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 Penny Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Penny Cemetery.

  • Angier [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angier
    • Angier [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Penny Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angier<4>
  • Archer Lodge [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Archer Lodge
    • Archer Lodge [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Penny Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,322 people
    • Archer Lodge has also been known as:
    • Archer
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Archer Lodge
  • Auburn [Wake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn [Wake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
  • Barclaysville [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barclaysville
    • Barclaysville [Harnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Penny Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barclaysville
  • Continue List   (25 more) ...
    • Chalybeate Springs [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chalybeate Springs
      • Chalybeate Springs [Harnett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chalybeate Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chalybeate Springs
    • Clayton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Johnston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,458 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<4>
    • Coats [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coats
      • Coats [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,520 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coats<4>
    • Emerald Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerald Village
      • Emerald Village [Wake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emerald Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerald Village
    • Fairmont [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
      • Fairmont [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairmont have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Four Oaks [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Four Oaks
      • Four Oaks [Johnston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Four Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Four Oaks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Four Oaks<4>
    • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fuquay-Varina
      • Fuquay-Varina [Wake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fuquay-Varina have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fuquay-Varina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fuquay-Varina<4>
    • Garner [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garner
      • Garner [Wake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garner have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garner<4>
    • Glenwood Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood Village
      • Glenwood Village [Wake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood Village
    • Hertford Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hertford Village
      • Hertford Village [Wake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hertford Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hertford Village
    • Holly Springs [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
      • Holly Springs [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,882 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<4>
    • Hopedale [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopedale
      • Hopedale [Wake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopedale
    • Kennebec [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennebec
      • Kennebec [Wake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Penny Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennebec
    • Knightdale [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knightdale
      • Knightdale [Wake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,122 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knightdale have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knightdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knightdale<4>
    • Macks Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macks Village
      • Macks Village [Wake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macks Village
    • Method [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Method
      • Method [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Penny Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Method
    • Mount Pleasant [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Wake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
    • Raleigh [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
      • Raleigh [Wake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 474,414 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raleigh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raleigh<4>
    • Rawls [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawls
      • Rawls [Harnett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rawls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawls
    • Shotwell [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shotwell
      • Shotwell [Wake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shotwell have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shotwell
    • Skycrest Village [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skycrest Village
      • Skycrest Village [Wake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skycrest Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skycrest Village
    • Timberlake [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timberlake
      • Timberlake [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Timberlake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timberlake
    • West Smithfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Smithfield
      • West Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Smithfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Smithfield
    • Wilbon [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilbon
      • Wilbon [Wake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Penny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilbon have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilbon
    • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson's Mills
      • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Penny Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,847 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson's Mills

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 Penny Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wake County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Penny Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Benson Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Benson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Benson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Benson Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson Cemetery
  • Coats Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Coats Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Coats Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Coats Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Penny Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats Cemetery
  • Coats Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Coats Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Coats Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats Cemetery
  • Ennis Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ennis Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ennis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ennis Cemetery
  • Continue List   (32 more) ...
    • Good Samaritan Baptist Church Cemetery [Wake County]
    • Hilliard Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hilliard Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hilliard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hilliard Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hilliard Cemetery
    • Honeycutt Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Honeycutt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Honeycutt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Honeycutt Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honeycutt Cemetery
    • King Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the King Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the King Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on King Cemetery
    • Leech Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Leech Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Leech Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leech Cemetery
    • McGee Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McGee Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McGee Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McGee Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGee Cemetery
    • McGee Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McGee Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McGee Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McGee Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGee Cemetery
    • Mitchiner Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mitchiner Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mitchiner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchiner Cemetery
    • Morgan Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Morgan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Morgan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Morgan Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgan Cemetery
    • Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery
    • Parrish Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Parrish Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Parrish Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parrish Cemetery
    • Piney Grove Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Piney Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Piney Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Piney Grove Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piney Grove Cemetery
    • Pleasant Hill Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pleasant Hill Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill Cemetery
    • Poole Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Poole Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Poole Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Poole Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poole Cemetery
    • Rand Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rand Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rand Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rand Cemetery
    • Rand Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rand Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rand Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rand Cemetery
    • St. Amanda Baptist Church Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Sauls Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sauls Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sauls Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sauls Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery [Johnston 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
    • Smith Cemetery [Wake 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.
      • Smith Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Cemetery
    • Stephens Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stephens Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stephens Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stephens Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens Cemetery
    • Stephenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stephenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stephenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stephenson Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephenson Cemetery
    • Stevenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stevenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stevenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stevenson Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson Cemetery
    • Stevenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stevenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stevenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson Cemetery
    • Stevenson Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stevenson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Stevenson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Stevenson Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson Cemetery
    • Turner Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Turner Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Turner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turner Cemetery
    • Walton Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Walton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Walton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton Cemetery
    • Wiggin Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wiggin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wiggin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wiggin Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wiggin Cemetery
    • Williams Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Williams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Williams Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williams Cemetery
    • Willow Spring Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery [Wake County]
    • Wilson Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wilson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wilson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson Cemetery
    • Womack Cemetery [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Womack Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Womack Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Womack Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Penny Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Womack 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 Penny Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #992035  (Penny Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #992035 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: Edmondson
    • County: Wake         Elev: 102
    • Location given for GNIS #992035 (Penny Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.6076567           Lon: -78.5994514
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wake County: www.wakegov.com/

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 Wake, 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Penny Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6077, Longitude: -78.5995       In this case, the coordinates for the Penny 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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