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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. Gate City lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of the Carter Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for 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 neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Carter Cemetery.

Appalachia   [Map]     Gate City   [Map]    
Beartown (TN)   [Map]     Green Village (TN)   [Map]    
Big Stone Gap   [Map]     Hiltons   [Map]    
Block City (TN)   [Map]     Kent Junction   [Map]    
Cherokee Village (TN)   [Map]     Keokee   [Map]    
Church Hill (TN)   [Map]     Lano   [Map]    
Clinchport   [Map]     Morrison City (TN)   [Map]    
Darnell Town   [Map]     Mount Carmel (TN)   [Map]    
Dryden   [Map]     Norton   [Map]    
Duffield   [Map]     Solitude (TN)   [Map]    
Dungannon   [Map]     Stickleyville   [Map]    
East Stone Gap   [Map]     Weber City   [Map]    
Fort Blackmore   [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]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Big Stone Gap   [Map]
 - Located in Wise County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Clinchport   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Gate City   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery
 
Norton   [Map]
 - Located in Norton City
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> 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 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:

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These pages are specific to Scott County:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Virginia:

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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.

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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]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Baker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Berry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Blair Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Bowen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Bowen - Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Bowen - Shephard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Bray Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2453380<3>

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Chapman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Clendenen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Cowden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Cox Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davidson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Davidson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Dillon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Dingus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Dishner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Duncan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Durham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Eden Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lancaster County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Egan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Egan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Ervin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Estep Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Falin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Floyd Frazier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Ft. Blackmore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Fraley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

France Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Fraysier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Frazier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Gobble Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Goode Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Greear Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Hall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Hammonds Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Henderson - Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Hensley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Horton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Kane Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Kern Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Kern Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Laney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

McConnell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

McDavid Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

McNew Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Minton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Mitchell Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Morrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #51235

Necessary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Nickels Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Pannell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Pendleton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

Peterson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Pierson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Carter Cemetery

Pierson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Pridemore Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Qualls Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Quillin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Ramey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Rhoton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Richmond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Carter Cemetery

Salling Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east northeast (ENE) of the Carter Cemetery

Sander Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Shepard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Speers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Spivey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Stanley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Carter Cemetery

Starnes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Starnes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Starnes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east southeast (ESE) of the Carter Cemetery

Starnes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Starnes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Starnes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Stewarts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Stone Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Carter Cemetery

Strong Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east (E) of the Carter Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest (SW) of the Carter Cemetery

Tredway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Carter Cemetery

Venable Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Carter Cemetery

Walling Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west northwest (WNW) of the Carter Cemetery

Wells Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles<2> to the west (W) of the Carter Cemetery

West End Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Carter Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2313889

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Carter Cemetery

Wolfe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> 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.

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 ...

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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).
<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.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. 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 maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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