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Arrington Chapel Cemetery
(Cherokee County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Arrington Chapel 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 Arrington Chapel Cemetery...

The Arrington Chapel Cemetery is located in Cherokee County. The county seat for Cherokee County is located in Centre.

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

Lat:   33.9643°   (33° 57' 51")

Lon:   -85.4586°   (-85° 27' 30")

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

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.


 

  Arrington Chapel Cemetery  


  Providence Cemetery (AL)
  Cherry Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Bethel Cemetery (AL)
  Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery (GA)
  Mt. Zion Cemetery (AL)
  Ladiga Cemetery (AL)
  Sheepskin Cemetery (AL)
  Williams Cemetery (AL)
  Red Hill Cemetery (GA)
  Edmondson Cemetery (GA)
  Union Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Hutching Cemetery (GA)
  Lebanon Cemetery (AL)
  Memorial Garden (AL)
  Salem Cemetery (AL)
  Payne Cemetery (AL)
  Pleasant Gap Cemetery (AL)
  Hanks Cemetery (AL)
  Farmer Cemetery (AL)
  Antioch Cemetery (AL)
  Macedonia Cemetery (GA)
  Roe Cemetery (AL)
  Carmel Cemetery (AL)
  Grimes Cemetery (AL)
  Pine Bower Baptist Church Cemetery (GA)
  Stead Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cherry Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edmondson Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutching Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ladiga Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Bower Baptist Church Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Red Hill Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Roe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sheepskin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Polk County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Arrington Chapel Cemetery.

Abernathy   [Map]Dailey   [Map]Kirk's Grove   [Map]
Adelia   [Map]Edwardsville   [Map]Merrellton   [Map]
Banner   [Map]Esom Hill (GA)   [Map]Muscadine   [Map]
Borden Springs   [Map]Felton (GA)   [Map]Nances Creek   [Map]
Cave Spring (GA)   [Map]Fruithurst   [Map]Piedmont   [Map]
Cedartown (GA)   [Map]Germania Springs   [Map]Spring Garden   [Map]
Centre   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Tallapoosa (GA)   [Map]
Collins   [Map]Grantville   [Map]Turkey Town   [Map]
Coloma   [Map]Howells Crossroads   [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 Arrington Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cherokee 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    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne 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    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan 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    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cobb County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fulton County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Gordon 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    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #161870   (Name of Record: Arrington Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cherokee
Lat: 33.9642674     Lon: -85.4585681   [Map]
Elev: 293         Map Name: Borden Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cherokee County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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







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: 33.9643, Longitude: -85.4586     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Arrington Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Arrington 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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from . 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.

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