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(Coffee County, Alabama)


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Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. 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 Antioch Cemetery...

The Antioch Cemetery is located in Coffee County. The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba.

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

Lat:   31.5960°   (31° 35' 45")

Lon:   -86.1364°   (-86° 8' 11")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Antioch Cemetery.

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


 

  Antioch Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Antioch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beaverdam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Bethel AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 - Find-A-Grave<2> entry for the Bethel AME Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2589003)
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 
Bluff Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Brantley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 
Clarke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 
Clay Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Davidson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 
Driskell Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Elam - Davidson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Emmaus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Emmaus Cemetery (FAG ID #22683)
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Henderson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Hudson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Lowery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Old Sharron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Perdue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Pine Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Prescott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 
Rocky Head Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Sanford - Barron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Shearon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Smilie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Spears Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Spillars Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Ward - Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
White Water Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
William Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Pike County
 
Wise Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Zions Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 
Zoar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch 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 Antioch Cemetery.

Brantley   [Map]Frisco   [Map]Merrill Mill   [Map]
Brundidge   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Mossy Grove Village   [Map]
Centre Ridge   [Map]Goshen   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Cherokee Village   [Map]Jack   [Map]Petrey   [Map]
Dozier   [Map]Luverne   [Map]Rutledge   [Map]
Elba   [Map]McClure Town   [Map]Social Town   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 Antioch Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Coffee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137055   (Name of Record: Antioch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.5959944     Lon: -86.1366192   [Map]
Elev: 134         Map Name: Bullock

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Coffee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . 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 Antioch Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5960, Longitude: -86.1364     [Map].

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<2>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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