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The location of Carter Cemetery









A visit to the Carter Cemetery ...

The location of the Carter Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Carter Cemetery ...

The Carter Cemetery is located in Loudon County.

The county seat for Loudon County is located in Loudon. Loudon lies just to the northeast of the Carter Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   35.6762°   (35° 40' 34")

Lon:   -84.4563°   (-84° 27' 22")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Carter Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Lenoir City   [Map]    
Bell Spring   [Map]     Loudon City Park   [Map]    
Centersville   [Map]     Loudon   [Map]    
Dyllis   [Map]     Madisonville   [Map]    
Eaton Crossroads   [Map]     Midtown   [Map]    
Englewood   [Map]     Niota   [Map]    
Friendsville   [Map]     Philadelphia   [Map]    
Greenback   [Map]     Pioneer Village   [Map]    
Harriman   [Map]     Postoak   [Map]    
Jena   [Map]     Rockwood   [Map]    
Kingston   [Map]     Sweetwater   [Map]    
Laddie Village   [Map]     Vonore   [Map]    
Lakewood Village   [Map]     Wheat   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Carter Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Loudon County.

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

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Kingston   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Lenoir City   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Loudon   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Madisonville   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rockwood   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sweetwater   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Wheat - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Roane County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

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 websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

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

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Loudon County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fannin County (GA):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Of Special Interest ...

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

Disaster Stories from Tennessee

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 49 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Carter Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Basket Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Bisplinghoff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Blue Spring Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Brabson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Burton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Byrd Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Christopher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Dickey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Doughty Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Fisher Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Forkners Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Fuller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Gage Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Galyon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Glaze Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Greenbriar Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Heiskell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Hickey Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Kelsay Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Lacy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Marney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Matlock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Matthews Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

McKee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Moore Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Mt. Cumberland Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Muecke Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Northpoint Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Old Sweetwater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Raby Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Reed Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Roberson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Robertson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Rose Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Roane County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Small Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Small Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Sweetwater Valley Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

West View Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Monroe County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20126<3>

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Carter Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1279787   (Name of Record: Carter Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Loudon
Lat: 35.6761858     Lon: -84.4563176   [Map]
Elev: 299         Map Name: Philadelphia

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The official website for Loudon County: www.loudoncounty.org/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.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.

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<2>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 Carter Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6762, Longitude: -84.4563     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carter Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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