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The location of Carrico Cemetery









A visit to the Carrico Cemetery ...

The location of the Carrico 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 Carrico Cemetery ...

The Carrico Cemetery is located in Smyth County. The county seat for Smyth County is located in Marion.

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

Lat:   36.8429°   (36° 50' 34")

Lon:   -81.4162°   (-81° 24' 58")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Carrico Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Anderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Atkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Buchanan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Calhoun Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Carmi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Cregger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Cress Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Fairview Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Carrico Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1990501<3>
 
Goodman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Goodpasture Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Harmon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Hubble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Hutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Keesling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Keesling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Kirk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Marchant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
McGhee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Murpheyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Nelson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Old Parks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Grayson County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Overbay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Pierce Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Pugh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Ridgelawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Rose Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Rosewood Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Ross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Slemp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Snavely Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
SW Virginia Mental Health Institute Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Steffey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Steffy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Wassum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carrico Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Carrico Cemetery.

Adwolf   [Map]     Lansing (NC)   [Map]    
Allison Gap   [Map]     Little Town   [Map]    
Amelia (NC)   [Map]     Marion   [Map]    
Atkins   [Map]     Mount Carmel   [Map]    
Cardwell Town   [Map]     Mouth-of-Wilson   [Map]    
Chilhowie   [Map]     Piney Creek (NC)   [Map]    
Claypool Hill   [Map]     Rural Retreat   [Map]    
Crumpler (NC)   [Map]     Saltville   [Map]    
Fleet   [Map]     Sugar Grove   [Map]    
Glade Spring   [Map]     Tazewell   [Map]    
Grassy Creek (NC)   [Map]     Topia (NC)   [Map]    
Independence   [Map]     Trout Dale   [Map]    
Ivanhoe   [Map]     Wytheville   [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 Carrico Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Smyth County.

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

Glade Spring   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Independence   [Map]
 - Located in Grayson County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Rural Retreat   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Saltville   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Tazewell   [Map]
 - Located in Tazewell County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carrico Cemetery
 
Wytheville   [Map]
 - Located in Wythe County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carrico Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Carrico Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Smyth County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alleghany County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Ashe County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Watauga County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Wilkes County (NC):     Cyndi's
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Bristol City:     Cyndi's
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Buchanan County:     Cyndi's
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Carroll County:     Cyndi's
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Dickenson County:     Cyndi's
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Floyd County:     Cyndi's
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Galax City:     Cyndi's
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Giles County:     Cyndi's
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Grayson County:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Patrick County:     Cyndi's
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Radford City:     Cyndi's
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Scott County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Wise County:     Cyndi's
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McDowell County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Wyoming County (WV):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Carrico 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 Carrico Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1482334   (Name of Record: Carrico Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Smyth
Lat: 36.8428951     Lon: -81.4162203   [Map]
Elev: 798         Map Name: Atkins

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Smyth County: www.smythcounty.org/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.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 obstructions 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 Carrico Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8429, Longitude: -81.4162     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carrico 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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