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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.

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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:   36.7284°   (36° 43' 42")

Lon:   -82.6982°   (-82° 41' 53")

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 the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 120 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Carter Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Blair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowen - Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bowen - Shephard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Bray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2453380<3>
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Clendenen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Cowden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Cox Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Dillon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Dingus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Dishner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Duncan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Durham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Eden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Egan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Egan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Ervin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Estep Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Falin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fields Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Floyd Frazier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Ft. Blackmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fraley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
France Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Fraysier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Frazier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Gobble Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Goode Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Greear Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hammonds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Henderson - Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hensley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Kane Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Kern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Kern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Laney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
McConnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
McDavid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
McNew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Minton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Mitchell Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51235
 
Necessary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Nickels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pannell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pendleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pierson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pierson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Qualls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Quillin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Ramey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Richmond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Salling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Sander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Shelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Shepard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Speers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Spivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Starnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Stewarts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Strong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Tredway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Venable Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Walling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Wells Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Carter Cemetery
 
West End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2313889
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #52717

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Carter Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]     Fort Blackmore   [Map]    
Beartown (TN)   [Map]     Gate City   [Map]    
Big Stone Gap   [Map]     Green Village (TN)   [Map]    
Block City (TN)   [Map]     Hiltons   [Map]    
Bloomingdale (TN)   [Map]     Kent Junction   [Map]    
Borden Village (TN)   [Map]     Keokee   [Map]    
Cherokee Village (TN)   [Map]     Lano   [Map]    
Church Hill (TN)   [Map]     Morrison City (TN)   [Map]    
Clinchport   [Map]     Mount Carmel (TN)   [Map]    
Darnell Town   [Map]     Nickelsville   [Map]    
Dryden   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Duffield   [Map]     Solitude (TN)   [Map]    
Dungannon   [Map]     Weber City   [Map]    
East Stone Gap   [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 Scott County.

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

Appalachia   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Clinchport   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Gate City   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

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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:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Virginia,
Cemeteries 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 #1482342   (Name of Record: Carter Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Scott
Lat: 36.7284309     Lon: -82.6982147   [Map]
Elev: 464         Map Name: Clinchport

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Scott County: www.scottcountyva.com/

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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 36.7284, Longitude: -82.6982     [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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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