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Profile for the Carter Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Carter 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 six sections:

The Location of the Carter Cemetery...

The Carter Cemetery is located in Scott County. The county seat for Scott County is located in Gate City.

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

Lat:   36.6509°   (36° 39' 3")

Lon:   -82.9546°   (-82° 57' 16")

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

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 Scott County.

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

Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Clinchport   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Jonesville   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pennington Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rogersville   [Map]
 - Located in Hawkins County (TN)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sneedville   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 109 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 Scott County.

Ash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #49400<4>
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2358117
 
Blalock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bledsoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bloomer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowlin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Burchette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Cattron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Chandler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Cooney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Darnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Duff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Eden Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fannin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fannin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fickle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Flag Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fritz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Gilliam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Gilly - Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Glass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Henry Bloomer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2361942
 
Heron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hickam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Huff Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hurd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hyden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Jayne Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2391193
 
Jennings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
John Byrd McMillian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2593928
 
Johnson Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Lambert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Larmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Lawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Lee Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Maness - Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Marcum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
McConnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
McPherson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Miles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Newberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Nickels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Odd Fellows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Olinger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Osborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Osborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Parsons Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Patton McConnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rasnic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robbins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51892
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robinette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Roller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51922
 
Roller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rutherford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Salling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Slagle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Snap Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Speer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Speer - Gilliam - Sloan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sproles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Steele Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sturgill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sword Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Wallen Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Wampler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Watson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Whitteker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Willis Campbells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery (TN)   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (TN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
York Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter 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 Carter Cemetery.

Big Stone Gap   [Map]Dizney (KY)   [Map]Kenvir (KY)   [Map]
Block City (TN)   [Map]Dryden   [Map]Keokee   [Map]
Bobs Creek (KY)   [Map]Duffield   [Map]Mount Carmel (TN)   [Map]
Cawood (KY)   [Map]East Stone Gap   [Map]Pennington Gap   [Map]
Church Hill (TN)   [Map]Fleenortown   [Map]Rogersville (TN)   [Map]
Clinchport   [Map]Green Village (TN)   [Map]Saint Charles   [Map]
Closplint (KY)   [Map]Greenland (TN)   [Map]Sneedville (TN)   [Map]
Cranks (KY)   [Map]Holmes Mill (KY)   [Map]Solitude (TN)   [Map]
Darnell Town   [Map]Jonesville   [Map]Surgoinsville (TN)   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Virginia:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Scott County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barren County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bell County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Breathitt County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harlan County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knott County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leslie County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Letcher County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County (KY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County (NC):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carter County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Claiborne County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cocke County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grainger County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hamblen County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hawkins County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Unicoi County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bristol City:       Cyndi's List     Family Search        
Buchanan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickenson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lancaster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wise County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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

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 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 #1464470   (Name of Record: Carter Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Scott
Lat: 36.6509249     Lon: -82.9546097   [Map]
Elev: 501         Map Name: Stickleyville

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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: 36.6509, Longitude: -82.9546     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Carter Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Carter 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' distance beginning in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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