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A visit to the Ramsey Cemetery ...

The location of the Ramsey 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. 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Ramsey Cemetery ...

The Ramsey Cemetery is located in Madison County.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Marshall. Marshall lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Ramsey Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.8332°   (35° 49' 59")

Lon:   -82.5126°   (-82° 30' 45")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Ramsey Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Ramsey Cemetery.

Alexander   [Map]     Low Gap   [Map]    
Allegheny   [Map]     Mars Hill   [Map]    
Allenstand   [Map]     Marshall   [Map]    
Asheville   [Map]     Micaville   [Map]    
Barnardsville   [Map]     Montreat   [Map]    
Bethel   [Map]     Murchison   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Redwood Village   [Map]    
Celo   [Map]     Sioux   [Map]    
Chapel Hill   [Map]     Stoney Knob   [Map]    
Clear Branch (TN)   [Map]     Swannanoa Hills   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Swannanoa   [Map]    
Cutshalltown   [Map]     Walkertown   [Map]    
Hamrick   [Map]     Weaverville   [Map]    
Ivy   [Map]     Wilson   [Map]    
Leicester   [Map]     Woodfin   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our 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 Ramsey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Ramsey Cemetery.

Asheville   [Map]
 - Located in Buncombe County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the South (S) of the Ramsey Cemetery
 
Barnardsville   [Map]
 - Located in Buncombe County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery
 
Burnsville   [Map]
 - Located in Yancey County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ramsey Cemetery
 
Marshall   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Ramsey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to North Carolina:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Avery County:     Cyndi's
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Buncombe County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for North Carolina:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of North Carolina,
Cemeteries of Madison County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for North Carolina
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for North Carolina
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of North Carolina,
Cemeteries of Madison County
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from North Carolina

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 73 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Ramsey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anders Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Angel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #46737<3>

Arrington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ballard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Banks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Big Ivy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Blackstock Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Bradford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2243379

Briggs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Buckner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

California Creek Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Coles Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Dill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Dillingham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south (S) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Engle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Flat Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Gardner - Gillis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Gibbs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Gosnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Grapevine Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Harris Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Hawkins - Willis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Holcombe - Branch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Hunter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ingle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ivy Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Jarvis Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Jarvis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Jesse Rice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Laurel Branch Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ledford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Maney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Maney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Maney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Yancey County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Marshbanks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Mc Elroy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Mc Kinney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Merrill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Metcalf Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Murray Gap Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Paint Fork Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Peek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Penley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2330333

Radford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Rice Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Robertson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Robinson - Ray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Runion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Sams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Shepard Family Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Shook Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Shook Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2208646

Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Thomason Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Victory Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Whitaker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Whitt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south (S) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Whitt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ramsey Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Buncombe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Ramsey Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Ramsey Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Ramsey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #993015   (Name of Record: Ramsey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 35.8331656     Lon: -82.5126324   [Map]
Elev: 682         Map Name: Mars Hill

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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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Ramsey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8332, Longitude: -82.5126     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ramsey Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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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