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Antioch Cemetery
(Talladega County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Antioch Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misplaced, 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 Antioch Cemetery...

The Antioch Cemetery is located in Talladega County. The county seat for Talladega County is located in Talladega.

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

Lat:   33.5601°   (33° 33' 36")

Lon:   -85.8391°   (-85° 50' 20")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Antioch 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 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.

On the map below, all of the marker locations have been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While the values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Antioch Cemetery  


  New Bethel Cemetery
  Groce - Montgomery Cemetery
  Lloyds Chapel Cemetery
  Coldwater Cemetery
  Edgemont Cemetery
  Pine Ridge Cemetery
  Westview Gardens Cemetery
  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Highland Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Hillside Cemetery
  Chief Chenneby Grave
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Ragan Chapel Cemetery
  Forestlawn Gardens Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Plum Springs Cemetery
  Good Hope Cemetery
  Oxford Memorial Gardens
  Lackey Cemetery
  Oconee Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Horse Creek Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Antioch Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chief Chenneby Grave   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coldwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edgemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Forestlawn Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lloyds Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oconee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oxford Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Westview Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Antioch Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Antioch Cemetery.

Abel   [Map]Choccolocco   [Map]Grant Town   [Map]
Anniston   [Map]Cobb Town   [Map]Hobson City   [Map]
Bera   [Map]De Armanville   [Map]Hollis Crossroads   [Map]
Blue Eye   [Map]Delta   [Map]Iron City   [Map]
Blue Mountain   [Map]Eastaboga   [Map]Munford   [Map]
Bynum   [Map]Elder   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Chinnabee   [Map]Fort McClellan   [Map]Saks   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 it should be mentioned 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     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Talladega County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Talladega County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Talladega 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 #162243   (Name of Record: Antioch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Talladega
Lat: 33.5601062     Lon: -85.8391311   [Map]
Elev: 200         Map Name: Oxford

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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: 33.5601, Longitude: -85.8391     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Antioch Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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