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A visit to the Sams Cemetery ...

The location of the Sams 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 Sams Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Sams Cemetery

The Sams Cemetery is located in Madison County<2>.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Marshall. Marshall lies just to the southwest of the Sams Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.8690°   (35° 52' 8")

Lon:   -82.6226°   (-82° 37' 21")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Sams Cemetery.

  • Alexander [Buncombe County]
  • Allegheny [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allegheny
    • Allegheny [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Sams Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allegheny
  • Allenstand [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allenstand
    • Allenstand [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Sams Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allenstand
  • Barnardsville [Buncombe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnardsville
    • Barnardsville [Buncombe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnardsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnardsville<4>
  • Continue List   (16 more) ...
    • Beech [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech
      • Beech [Buncombe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech
    • Bethel [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
      • Bethel [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Sams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
    • Chapel Hill [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapel Hill
      • Chapel Hill [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Sams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chapel Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapel Hill
    • Clear Branch [Unicoi County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clear Branch
      • Clear Branch [Unicoi County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Sams Cemetery
      • Former name for Clear Branch:
      • Kittyton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clear Branch
    • Cutshalltown [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cutshalltown
      • Cutshalltown [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Sams Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cutshalltown
    • Democrat [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Democrat
      • Democrat [Buncombe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Democrat
    • Foster Creek [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foster Creek
      • Foster Creek [Madison County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Sams Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foster Creek
    • Hot Springs [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hot Springs
      • Hot Springs [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 574 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hot Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hot Springs<4>
    • Ivy [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ivy
      • Ivy [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ivy
    • Mars Hill [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mars Hill
      • Mars Hill [Madison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,881 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mars Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mars Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mars Hill<4>
    • Marshall [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshall
      • Marshall [Madison County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Sams Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 916 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<4>
    • Rollins [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rollins
      • Rollins [Madison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Sams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rollins have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rollins
    • Stackhouse [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stackhouse
      • Stackhouse [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stackhouse have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stackhouse
    • Stoney Knob [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoney Knob
      • Stoney Knob [Buncombe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Sams Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoney Knob
    • Weaverville [Buncombe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weaverville
      • Weaverville [Buncombe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Sams Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,039 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weaverville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weaverville<4>
    • White Rock [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Rock
      • White Rock [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Sams Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Rock

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 Sams 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 Sams Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 92 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Sams Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Madison County.

  • Allen Family Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Allen Family Cemetery
    • Allen Family Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Sams Cemetery.
    • Allen Family Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Allen - Fox Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allen Family Cemetery
  • Arrington Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Arrington Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Arrington Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arrington Cemetery
  • Baker Creek Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baker Creek Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Baker Creek Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker Creek Cemetery
  • Baldwin Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baldwin Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baldwin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin Cemetery
  • Continue List   (88 more) ...
    • Ball - Hunter Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Ben Chandler Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Boles Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Boles Cemetery
      • Boles Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boles Cemetery
    • Bryan Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bryan Cemetery
      • Bryan Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Bryant Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryan Cemetery
    • Buckner Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Buckner Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Buckner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckner Cemetery
    • Buckner Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Buckner Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Buckner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckner Cemetery
    • Bullman Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bullman Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bullman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bullman Cemetery
    • California Creek Baptist Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Capps Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Capps Cemetery
      • The Capps Cemetery is located 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Marshall.
      • Capps Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Price Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Capps Cemetery
    • Chandler - Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Chandler - Ramsey Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Chandler - Ramsey Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chandler - Ramsey Cemetery
    • Creed Shelton Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Davis Rice Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Dill Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Dill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Dill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dill Cemetery
    • Ebenezer Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ebenezer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ebenezer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebenezer Cemetery
    • Edwards Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Edwards Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Edwards Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edwards Cemetery
    • Gahagan Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gahagan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gahagan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Gahagan Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gahagan Cemetery
    • George Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the George Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the George Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on George Cemetery
    • Gibbs Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gibbs Cemetery
      • Gibbs Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibbs Cemetery
    • Goldsmith Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Gosnell Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gosnell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gosnell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Gosnell Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gosnell Cemetery
    • Harris Family Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Hawkins - Willis Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Heck Creek Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Heck Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Heck Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heck Creek Cemetery
    • Henderson Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Henderson Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Henderson Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Henderson Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Henderson Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2486230<6>
    • Hunter Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hunter Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hunter Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunter Cemetery
    • Ingle Cemetery [Madison County]
    • J. Lee Henderson Cemetery [Madison County]
    • J. V. Shelton Family Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the J. V. Shelton Family Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the J. V. Shelton Family Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on J. V. Shelton Family Cemetery
    • James Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Jarvis Brown Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Jesse Rice Cemetery [Madison County]
    • John Roberts Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Johnson Family Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Justice Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Laurel Branch Baptist Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Laurel Seminary Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Ledford Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ledford Cemetery
      • Ledford Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledford Cemetery
    • Lewis Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lewis Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lewis Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewis Cemetery
    • Lisenbee Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lisenbee Cemetery
      • Lisenbee Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lisenbee Cemetery
    • Love Joy Franklin Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Marshall Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Marshall Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Marshall Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall Cemetery
    • Mc Elroy Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mc Elroy Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mc Elroy Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mc Elroy Cemetery
    • McDevitt Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McDevitt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McDevitt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McDevitt Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDevitt Cemetery
    • Merrill Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Merrill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Merrill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrill Cemetery
    • Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Murray Gap Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Murray Gap Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Murray Gap Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Murray Gap Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray Gap Cemetery
    • Norton Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Norton Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Norton Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norton Cemetery
    • Norton Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Norton Cemetery
      • Norton Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norton Cemetery
    • Old Station Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Station Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Station Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Station Cemetery
    • Old Wallin Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Wallin Cemetery
      • Old Wallin Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Ramsey - Wallin Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Wallin Cemetery
    • Peek Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Peek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Peek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peek Cemetery
    • Proffitt Family Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ramsey Cemetery
      • Ramsey Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramsey Cemetery
    • Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ramsey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ramsey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Ramsey Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramsey Cemetery
    • Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ramsey Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ramsey Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramsey Cemetery
    • Ray Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ray Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ray Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ray Cemetery
    • Ray Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ray Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ray Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ray Cemetery
    • Red Hill Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Reed Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Reed Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Reed Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reed Cemetery
    • Rice Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rice Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rice Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rice Cemetery
    • Rice Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rice Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rice Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rice Cemetery
    • Rice Cove Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Riddle Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riddle Cemetery
      • Riddle Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riddle Cemetery
    • Roberts Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Roberts Cemetery
      • Roberts Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roberts Cemetery
    • Roberts Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Robinson Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Robinson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Robinson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robinson Cemetery
    • Runion Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Runion Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Runion Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Runion Cemetery
    • Runnion Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Shady Grove Low Gap FWB Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Shelton Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shelton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shelton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton Cemetery
    • Shelton Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shelton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shelton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shelton Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton Cemetery
    • Shook Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Shook Ramsey Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Sprinkle Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Thomason Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Thomason Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Thomason Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomason Cemetery
    • Tillery Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tillery Cemetery
      • Tillery Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Sams Cemetery.
      • Tillery Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Thomas Tillery Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tillery Cemetery
    • Tommy Wallin Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Tweed Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Wallin Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wallin Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Wallin Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Wallin Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallin Cemetery
    • Wallin Family Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Wallin Family Cemetery [Madison County]
    • Walnut Methodist Church Cemetery [Madison County]
    • West Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the West Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the West Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Cemetery
    • Whitt Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Whitt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Whitt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitt Cemetery
    • Wild Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wild Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wild Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wild Cemetery
    • Young Cemetery [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Young Cemetery
      • Young Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Sams Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Young 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 Sams Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #994212  (Sams Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #994212 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: Mars Hill
    • County: Madison         Elev: 693
    • Location given for GNIS #994212 (Sams Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.8689961           Lon: -82.6226365
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in North Carolina

About Madison County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Madison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Sams Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8690, Longitude: -82.6226       In this case, the coordinates for the Sams 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<6>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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