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Our Genealogy Helper for Carlisle ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Carlisle (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Carlisle. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Carlisle is located in Union County.

To see how the shape of South Carolina's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Union County: Cherokee, Chester, Fairfield, Laurens, Newberry, Spartanburg & York.

Below are the counties that are near Carlisle. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Carlisle:

  • Union County     (The home county of Carlisle)
    • Tuckertown [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuckertown
      • Tuckertown [Union County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuckertown
    • Red Town [Union County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Town
      • Red Town [Union County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Sartor Town [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sartor Town
      • Sartor Town [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sartor Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sartor Town
    • Union [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,535 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union<3>
    • Lockhart [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockhart
      • Lockhart [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockhart
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lockhart<3>
    • Bailey Town [Union County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bailey Town
      • Bailey Town [Union County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bailey Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Buffalo [Union County]
    • Bishop Town [Union County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bishop Town
      • Bishop Town [Union County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bishop Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bonham [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonham
      • Bonham [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonham
    • Jonesville [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesville
      • Jonesville [Union County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesville<3>
  • Cherokee County
    • Kings Creek [Cherokee County]
    • Gaffney [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaffney
      • Gaffney [Cherokee County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,695 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaffney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaffney<3>
    • Blacksburg [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacksburg
      • Blacksburg [Cherokee County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,880 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<3>
  • Chester County
    • Cabal [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cabal
      • Cabal [Chester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cabal
    • Gayle Mill [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gayle Mill
      • Gayle Mill [Chester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gayle Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gayle Mill
    • Cornwell [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cornwell
      • Cornwell [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornwell
    • Chester [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,363 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<3>
    • Blackstock [Chester County]
    • Eureka Mill [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eureka Mill
      • Eureka Mill [Chester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eureka Mill
    • Lowrys [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowrys
      • Lowrys [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowrys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowrys
    • Smith [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smith
      • Smith [Chester County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith
    • Richburg [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richburg
      • Richburg [Chester County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 259 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richburg<3>
    • Lando [Chester County]
    • Edgemoor [Chester County]
    • Great Falls [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Falls
      • Great Falls [Chester County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the east of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Falls<3>
  • Fairfield County
    • Blair [Fairfield County]
    • Woodward [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodward
      • Woodward [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodward have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodward
    • Monticello [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
      • Monticello [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
    • White Oak [Fairfield County]
    • Adger [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adger
      • Adger [Fairfield County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adger
    • Jenkinsville [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jenkinsville
      • Jenkinsville [Fairfield County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jenkinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jenkinsville<3>
    • Rock Hill [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rock Hill
      • Rock Hill [Fairfield County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
    • Winnsboro Mills [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro Mills
      • Winnsboro Mills [Fairfield County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winnsboro Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro Mills
    • Winnsboro [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winnsboro
      • Winnsboro [Fairfield County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,130 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winnsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winnsboro<3>
    • Rion [Fairfield County]
    • Mitford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitford
      • Mitford [Fairfield County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the east of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitford
    • Ridgeway [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgeway
      • Ridgeway [Fairfield County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 279 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeway<3>
  • Kershaw County
  • Lancaster County
    • Van Wyck [Lancaster County]
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
      • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,156 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<3>
  • Laurens County
    • Renno [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renno
      • Renno [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renno
    • Joanna [Laurens County]
    • Kinards [Laurens County]
    • Clinton [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
      • Clinton [Laurens County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the west of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<3>
    • Tylersville [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tylersville
      • Tylersville [Laurens County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the west of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tylersville
    • Mountville [Laurens County]
    • Laurens [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurens
      • Laurens [Laurens County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the west of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,852 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurens<3>
    • Cross Hill [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross Hill
      • Cross Hill [Laurens County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 517 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cross Hill<3>
    • Waterloo [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterloo
      • Waterloo [Laurens County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 170 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterloo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterloo<3>
    • Gray Court [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gray Court
      • Gray Court [Laurens County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the west of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 826 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gray Court
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gray Court<3>
  • Lexington County
    • Chapin [Lexington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapin
      • Chapin [Lexington County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,664 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapin<3>
    • Irmo [Lexington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irmo
      • Irmo [Lexington County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,734 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irmo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irmo<3>
  • Newberry County
    • Whitmire [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitmire
      • Whitmire [Newberry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitmire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitmire<3>
    • Pomaria [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pomaria
      • Pomaria [Newberry County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pomaria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomaria<3>
    • Union [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Newberry County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Newberry [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newberry
      • Newberry [Newberry County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newberry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberry<3>
    • Peak [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peak
      • Peak [Newberry County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peak
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peak<3>
    • Smyrna [Newberry County]
    • Prosperity [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prosperity
      • Prosperity [Newberry County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prosperity
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prosperity<3>
    • Little Mountain [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Mountain
      • Little Mountain [Newberry County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 295 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Mountain<3>
    • Slighs [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slighs
      • Slighs [Newberry County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slighs
    • Silverstreet [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silverstreet
      • Silverstreet [Newberry County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 166 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silverstreet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Silverstreet<3>
    • Chappells [Newberry County]
  • Richland County
    • White Rock [Richland County]
    • Ballentine [Richland County]
    • Blythewood [Richland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythewood
      • Blythewood [Richland County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,531 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythewood<3>
  • Spartanburg County
    • Cross Anchor [Spartanburg County]
    • Central Pacolet [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central Pacolet
      • Central Pacolet [Spartanburg County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central Pacolet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central Pacolet
    • Pacolet Mills [Spartanburg County]
    • Pacolet [Spartanburg County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pacolet
      • Pacolet [Spartanburg County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,604 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pacolet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pacolet<3>
    • Pauline [Spartanburg County]
    • Enoree [Spartanburg County]
    • White Stone [Spartanburg County]
    • Glendale [Spartanburg County]
    • Clifton [Spartanburg County]
    • Converse [Spartanburg County]
    • Moore [Spartanburg County]
    • Roebuck [Spartanburg County]
  • York County
    • Blairsville [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blairsville
      • Blairsville [York County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blairsville
    • McConnells [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McConnells
      • McConnells [York County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 319 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McConnells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnells<3>
    • Sharon [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharon
      • Sharon [York County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<3>
    • Hickory Grove [York County]
    • York [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
      • York [York County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,637 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<3>
    • Smyrna [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
      • Smyrna [York County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 52 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<3>
    • Rock Hill [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rock Hill
      • Rock Hill [York County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,318 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Hill<3>
    • Catawba [York County]
    • Clover [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover
      • Clover [York County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,800 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clover<3>
    • Tega Cay [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tega Cay
      • Tega Cay [York County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tega Cay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tega Cay<3>
    • Bowling Green [York County]
  • Cleveland County (NC)
    • Grover [Cleveland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grover
      • Grover [Cleveland County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 709 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grover<3>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Carlisle, see our County-by-County Page for Carlisle.

Newspapers Published in Carlisle ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 30 newspapers that have been published in the area around Carlisle.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Carlisle, there are papers which were published within 22 miles [35.4 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Carlisle.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Carlisle:

  • 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.
    • Stories from North Carolina
    • Stories from South Carolina

Cemeteries Near Carlisle ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Carlisle.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Carlisle covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Hill Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hill Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill Cemetery
  • Fish Dam Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fish Dam Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fish Dam Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fish Dam Cemetery
  • Kellys Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kellys Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Kellys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kellys Cemetery
  • Jeter Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jeter Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jeter Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeter Cemetery
  • Cane Creek Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cane Creek Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cane Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cane Creek Cemetery
  • Gilliams Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gilliams Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gilliams Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilliams Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Cane Creek Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cane Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cane Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Salem Cemetery
    • Sims Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sims Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cool Branch Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cool Branch Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Glenn Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Glenn Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cane Creek Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cane Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sims Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sims Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sims Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle.
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    • Rogers Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rogers Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Rogers Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle.
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    • Charles Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Charles Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Charles Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle.
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Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<4>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Carlisle had a post office and railroad service. In 2020, Carlisle had a population of 406 people.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Carlisle, with the one closest to Carlisle listed first.

  • Carlisle [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carlisle
    • Carlisle [Union County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 406 people
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Carlisle had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<3>
  • Ada [Union County] - Historic
    • While Ada was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ada
    • Ada [Union County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Ada had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ada have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Leeds [Chester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeds
    • Leeds [Chester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Leeds had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeds have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Santuc [Union County]
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    • Santuc [Union County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Carlisle
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 147 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Santuc had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Santuc have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Delta [Union County]
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    • Delta [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Delta had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Herbert [Union County]
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    • Herbert [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Herbert had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List ...
    • Meador [Union County] - Historic
      • While Meador was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meador
      • Meador [Union County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Carlisle
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Meador had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meador have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Goshen Hill [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goshen Hill
      • Goshen Hill [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 46 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Goshen Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shelton [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelton
      • Shelton [Fairfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 68 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Shelton had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Feasterville [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Feasterville
      • Feasterville [Fairfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 52 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Feasterville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Feasterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sandy River [Chester County]
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      • Sandy River [Chester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sandy River had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Maybinton [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maybinton
      • Maybinton [Newberry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 102 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Maybinton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maybinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Baton Rouge [Chester County]
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      • Baton Rouge [Chester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 23 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Baton Rouge had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baton Rouge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Whitmire [Newberry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitmire
      • Whitmire [Newberry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 29 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,449 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Whitmire had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitmire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitmire<3>
    • Lylesford [Fairfield County] - Historic
      • While Lylesford was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lylesford
      • Lylesford [Fairfield County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Carlisle
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 36 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lylesford had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lylesford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Carlisle. See our List of 1890's Communities around Carlisle.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Carlisle ...

While our initial data about Carlisle came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Carlisle in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Carlisle.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.
(Document found on Google Books)

Note for Carlisle:
Services available in 1895: had a Railroad Station

Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

We have found Carlisle in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Carlisle for more information.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Carlisle. See our Misc Page for Carlisle for more information.

Railroad Mentions of Carlisle:

A scheduled stop for the Cotton Blossom: From Seaboard Air Line's timetable for the defunct Cotton Blossom (train schedule from 1952). The Cotton Blossom travelled between Washington (DC) and Atlanta (GA)

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Union County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carlisle. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Union County: www.countyofunion.com/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Carlisle) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Carlisle. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CarlisleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carlisle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5930, Longitude: -81.4630    
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Carlisle, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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