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Our GPS coordinates for the Mount Carmel Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery...

The Mt. Carmel Cemetery is located in McNairy County. The county seat for McNairy County is located in Selmer.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

Lat:   35.3426°   (35° 20' 33")

Lon:   -88.6003°   (-88° 36' 1")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Mt. Carmel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Adamsville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Henderson   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Sardis   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Henderson County
 
Savannah   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Hardin County
 
Scotts Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Decatur County
 
Selmer   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Baucum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Beaty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Beauty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Bethel Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Blakeley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Buena Vista Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Cason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Cave Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Chester County Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Dunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Estes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Finger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Hendrix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Lanes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Massengill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Montezuma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
New Montezuma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
New Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Old Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Plunk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Refuge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Rocky Knob Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Roger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 
Sweetlips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Wamble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County
 
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
 - Located in Chester County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Adamsville   [Map]Henderson   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]
Bethel Springs   [Map]Hornsby   [Map]Sardis   [Map]
Cedar Grove   [Map]Medon   [Map]Selmer   [Map]
Cisco Indian Village   [Map]Michie   [Map]Silerton   [Map]
Crump   [Map]Milledgeville   [Map]Stantonville   [Map]
Eastview   [Map]New Town   [Map]Toone   [Map]
Enville   [Map]Ramer   [Map]White Fern   [Map]
Finger   [Map]Rhodes Town   [Map] 

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

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to McNairy County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bedford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crockett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gibson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haywood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henderson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Mt. Carmel 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 Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1308707   (Name of Record: Mount Carmel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: McNairy
Lat: 35.3425793     Lon: -88.6003273   [Map]
Elev: 162         Map Name: Mount Peter

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3426, Longitude: -88.6003     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mt. Carmel Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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