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A visit to the Strickland Cemetery ...

The location of the Strickland 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 Strickland Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Strickland Cemetery

The Strickland Cemetery is located in Johnston County<2>.

The county seat for Johnston County is located in Smithfield. Smithfield lies just to the east northeast of the Strickland Cemetery .

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

Lat:   35.4538°   (35° 27' 13")

Lon:   -78.4433°   (-78° 26' 35")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Strickland 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 first visit 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 Strickland Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Allens Crossroads [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allens Crossroads
    • Allens Crossroads [Johnston County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Strickland Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allens Crossroads
  • Barclaysville [Harnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barclaysville
    • Barclaysville [Harnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Strickland Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barclaysville
  • Benson [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benson
    • Benson [Johnston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,024 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<4>
  • Blackmans Mills [Sampson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blackmans Mills
    • Blackmans Mills [Sampson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Strickland Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackmans Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackmans Mills
  • Continue List   (22 more) ...
    • Clayton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Johnston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Strickland 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Strickland 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>
    • Dunn [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunn
      • Dunn [Harnett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,684 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunn<4>
    • Erwin [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
      • Erwin [Harnett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<4>
    • Fairfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Johnston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • Four Oaks [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Four Oaks
      • Four Oaks [Johnston County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Strickland 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>
    • Grove Park [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Park
      • Grove Park [Harnett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Park
    • Lakeside Village [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeside Village
      • Lakeside Village [Harnett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeside Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeside Village
    • McKoy [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKoy
      • McKoy [Johnston County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKoy have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKoy
    • Micro [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micro
      • Micro [Johnston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland 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
    • Mount Pleasant [Wake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Wake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Strickland 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
    • Newton Grove [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton Grove
      • Newton Grove [Sampson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Strickland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton Grove<4>
    • Pine Level [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Level
      • Pine Level [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Strickland 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>
    • Plain View [Sampson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plain View
      • Plain View [Sampson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plain View
    • Princeton [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeton
      • Princeton [Johnston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Strickland 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>
    • Redwood Village [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redwood Village
      • Redwood Village [Johnston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwood Village
    • Selma [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selma
      • Selma [Johnston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,323 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selma<4>
    • Smithfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithfield
      • Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithfield<4>
    • Turlington [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turlington
      • Turlington [Harnett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turlington have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turlington
    • West Smithfield [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Smithfield
      • West Smithfield [Johnston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland 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
    • Westhaven [Harnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westhaven
      • Westhaven [Harnett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Strickland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westhaven
    • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson's Mills
      • Wilson's Mills [Johnston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland 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 Strickland Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Johnston County.

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

  • Benson
  • Clayton
  • Dunn
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Dunn.
    • Dunn lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Strickland Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunn
  • Erwin
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Erwin.
    • Erwin lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Strickland Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Strickland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Johnston County.

  • Barham Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Barham Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Barham Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barham 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Strickland Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats Cemetery
  • Flowers Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Flowers Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Flowers Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flowers Cemetery
  • Hills of Neuse Memorial Gardens [Johnston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hills of Neuse Memorial Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hills of Neuse Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hills of Neuse Memorial Gardens
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • J.R. Allen Family Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • James H. Lee Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • John D. Thomas Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the John D. Thomas Cemetery
      • John D. Thomas Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on John D. Thomas Cemetery
    • Johnson Family Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Johnson Family Cemetery
      • Johnson Family Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Right Handy Johnson Family Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Family Cemetery
    • Johnsons Chapel Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Jones Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jones Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jones Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jones Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Cemetery
    • Keen Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Keen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Keen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keen Cemetery
    • Knollwood Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Knollwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Knollwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Knollwood Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knollwood Cemetery
    • Langdon Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Langdon Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Langdon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langdon 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGee 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.
      • Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nimrod - Stephenson Memorial Cemetery
    • Oakey Grove Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oakey Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oakey Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Oakey Grove Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakey Grove Cemetery
    • Oakland Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oakland Cemetery
      • Oakland Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Oakland Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Oakland Heights Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #48275<5>
    • Oliver's Grove Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • Riverside Cemetery [Johnston County]
    • St. Marys Grove Cemetery [Johnston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Marys Grove Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Grove 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Strickland Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson 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 Strickland Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1026172  (Strickland Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1026172 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: Four Oaks
    • County: Johnston         Elev: 60
    • Location given for GNIS #1026172 (Strickland Cemetery)
    • Lat: 35.4537723           Lon: -78.4433384
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Johnston County: www.co.johnston.nc.us/

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 Johnston, 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 Strickland Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4538, Longitude: -78.4433       In this case, the coordinates for the Strickland 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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