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A visit to the Pinewood Memorial Park ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Pinewood Memorial Park. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Pinewood Memorial Park (FAG ID #2131873)

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 Pinewood Memorial Park ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Pinewood Memorial Park

The Pinewood Memorial Park is located in Pitt County<2>.

The county seat for Pitt County is located in Greenville. Greenville lies just to the west northwest of the Pinewood Memorial Park .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Pinewood Memorial Park

Lat:   35.5835°   (35° 35' 0")

Lon:   -77.3138°   (-77° 18' 49")

Establishment of the Pinewood Memorial Park ...

The Pinewood Memorial Park was established in 1958.

Name Variations for Pinewood Memorial Park ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Pinewood Memorial Park has also been known as:

  • Pinewood Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

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 Pinewood Memorial Park:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Pinewood Memorial Park.

  • Ayden [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ayden
    • Ayden [Pitt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ayden have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ayden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ayden<5>
  • Bells Fork [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bells Fork
    • Bells Fork [Pitt County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bells Fork
  • Chocowinity [Beaufort County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chocowinity
    • Chocowinity [Beaufort County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Pinewood Memorial Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 770 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chocowinity have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chocowinity
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chocowinity<5>
  • Congleton [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Congleton
    • Congleton [Pitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Pinewood Memorial Park
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Congleton
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • Coxville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coxville
      • Coxville [Pitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coxville
    • Greenville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
      • Greenville [Pitt County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,779 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<5>
    • Grimesland [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grimesland
      • Grimesland [Pitt County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 441 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grimesland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grimesland
    • Heritage Village [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Village
      • Heritage Village [Pitt County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the west of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heritage Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heritage Village
    • House [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for House
      • House [Pitt County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on House
    • Oakley [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakley
      • Oakley [Pitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakley
    • Pactolus [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pactolus
      • Pactolus [Pitt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pactolus
    • Red Oak [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Oak
      • Red Oak [Pitt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Oak have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Oak
    • Ripple City [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripple City
      • Ripple City [Pitt County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripple City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripple City
    • Rosedale [Beaufort County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
      • Rosedale [Beaufort County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale
    • Rountree [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rountree
      • Rountree [Pitt County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rountree
    • Simpson [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simpson
      • Simpson [Pitt County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the east of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simpson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simpson
    • Stokes [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stokes
      • Stokes [Pitt County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stokes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stokes
    • Summerfield [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerfield
      • Summerfield [Pitt County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerfield
    • Whitehurst [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehurst
      • Whitehurst [Pitt County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehurst
    • Windsor [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor [Pitt County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Winterville [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville
      • Winterville [Pitt County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Pinewood Memorial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winterville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winterville<5>

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 Pinewood Memorial Park. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Pitt County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Pinewood Memorial Park.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pinewood Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Pitt County.

  • Brownhill Cemetery [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brownhill Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Brownhill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownhill Cemetery
  • Gleenwood Cemetery [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gleenwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gleenwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gleenwood Cemetery
  • Greenwood Cemetery [Pitt County]
  • Grimes Cemetery [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Grimes Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Grimes Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Grimes Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Pinewood Memorial Park.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grimes Cemetery
  • Old Simpson Cemetery [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Simpson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Simpson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Simpson Cemetery
  • Taft Cemetery [Pitt 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 Pinewood Memorial Park:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1001045  (Pinewood Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1001045 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: Greenville SE
    • County: Pitt         Elev: 20
    • Location given for GNIS #1001045 (Pinewood Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.5840505           Lon: -77.3135741
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2131873

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Carolina

About Pitt County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pitt County: www.co.pitt.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Pitt, 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 Pinewood Memorial Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5835, Longitude: -77.3138    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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