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Andrews Chapel Cemetery
(Pickens County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Andrews Chapel Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Andrews Chapel 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 this page based upon 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery...

The Andrews Chapel Cemetery is located in Pickens County. The county seat for Pickens County is located in Carrollton.

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

Lat:   33.5098°   (33° 30' 35")

Lon:   -88.1761°   (-88° 10' 33")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Andrews Chapel 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 Andrews Chapel Cemetery.

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


 

  Andrews Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 46 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Arbor Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Arnold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Baird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Baptist Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Beard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Bell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Bethlehem Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Brown Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Carden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Coal Fire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Eatman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Ethelsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Forest Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Funderburk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Holly Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Mineral Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Oddfellows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Old Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Old El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Old Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Old Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Payne Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Phoenix Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County (MS)
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Strawbridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Andrews Chapel Cemetery.

Beaver Town   [Map]Ethelsville   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gordo   [Map]New Hope (MS)   [Map]
Bent Oak (MS)   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Pickensville   [Map]
Caledonia (MS)   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Carrollton   [Map]Macedonia   [Map]Stafford   [Map]
Columbus (MS)   [Map]McShan   [Map]Vernon   [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 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 Andrews Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Pickens County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Andrews Chapel 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 Andrews Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135458   (Name of Record: Andrews Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pickens
Lat: 33.5098388     Lon: -88.1761421   [Map]
Elev: 136         Map Name: Fernbank

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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: 33.5098, Longitude: -88.1761     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Andrews Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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