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A visit to the Pikesville Cemetery ...

The location of the Pikesville 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 Pikesville Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Pikesville Cemetery

The Pikesville Cemetery is located in Wayne County<2>.

The county seat for Wayne County is located in Goldsboro. Goldsboro lies just to the south of the Pikesville Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.4957°   (35° 29' 44")

Lon:   -77.9644°   (-77° 57' 51")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Pikesville Cemetery.

  • Berkeley Village [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berkeley Village
    • Berkeley Village [Wayne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berkeley Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berkeley Village
  • Beulahtown [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulahtown
    • Beulahtown [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Pikesville Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulahtown
  • Black Creek [Wilson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Creek
    • Black Creek [Wilson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Pikesville Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 767 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Creek
  • Brogden [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brogden
    • Brogden [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brogden have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brogden
  • Continue List   (22 more) ...
    • Eastwood [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastwood
      • Eastwood [Wilson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastwood
    • Elroy [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elroy
      • Elroy [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elroy have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elroy
    • Eureka [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eureka
      • Eureka [Wayne County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka
    • Fremont [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Wayne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<4>
    • Goldsboro [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldsboro
      • Goldsboro [Wayne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,447 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldsboro<4>
    • Jason [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jason
      • Jason [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jason
    • Kenly [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenly
      • Kenly [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenly have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenly<4>
    • Lucama [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucama
      • Lucama [Wilson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lucama have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucama
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lucama<4>
    • Mar-Mac Village [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mar-Mac Village
      • Mar-Mac Village [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mar-Mac Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mar-Mac Village
    • Mar-Mac [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mar-Mac
      • Mar-Mac [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mar-Mac have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mar-Mac
    • Micro [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micro
      • Micro [Johnston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 553 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Micro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Micro
    • Nahunta [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nahunta
      • Nahunta [Wayne County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nahunta
    • Pikeville [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pikeville
      • Pikeville [Wayne County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the west of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 677 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pikeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pikeville<4>
    • Pine Level [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Level
      • Pine Level [Johnston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,080 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Level
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Level<4>
    • Princeton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeton
      • Princeton [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Princeton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<4>
    • Rains Crossroads [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rains Crossroads
      • Rains Crossroads [Johnston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rains Crossroads
    • Raynor Town [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raynor Town
      • Raynor Town [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raynor Town have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raynor Town
    • Saratoga [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saratoga
      • Saratoga [Wilson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 408 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga
    • Scotts [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotts
      • Scotts [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Pikesville 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
    • Snow Hill [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Hill
      • Snow Hill [Greene County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill<4>
    • Stantonsburg [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stantonsburg
      • Stantonsburg [Wilson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stantonsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stantonsburg<4>
    • Walnut Creek [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Creek
      • Walnut Creek [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Pikesville Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Creek

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 Pikesville Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pikesville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Edgerton Cemetery [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Edgerton Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Edgerton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgerton Cemetery
  • Edmondson Family Cemetery [Greene County]
  • Elmwood Cemetery [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Elmwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Elmwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmwood Cemetery
  • Eureka Cemetery [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Eureka Cemetery
    • Eureka Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Pikesville Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka Cemetery
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Evergreen Memorial Cemetery [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evergreen Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Evergreen Memorial Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Pikesville Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
    • Greenleaf Cemetery [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greenleaf Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greenleaf Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Greenleaf Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenleaf Cemetery
    • Old Mill Cemetery [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Mill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Mill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Mill Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Pikesville Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Mill Cemetery
    • Willow Dale Cemetery [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Willow Dale Cemetery
      • Willow Dale Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Pikesville Cemetery.
      • Willow Dale Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Willowdale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willow Dale Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49126<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 Pikesville Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1000862  (Pikesville Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1000862 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: Northeast Goldsboro
    • County: Wayne         Elev: 40
    • Location given for GNIS #1000862 (Pikesville Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.4957162           Lon: -77.9644305
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynegov.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 Wayne, 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Pikesville Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4957, Longitude: -77.9644       In this case, the coordinates for the Pikesville 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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