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Augusta Cemetery
(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Augusta 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 Augusta Cemetery...

The Augusta Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.4140°   (32° 24' 50")

Lon:   -86.1439°   (-86° 8' 38")

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


 

  Augusta Cemetery  


  Haggerty Cemetery
  Green Cemetery
  Young Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Goodhope Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Laurel Hill Cemetery
  Freeman Cemetery
  Billingslea Cemetery
  Mt. Meigs Cemetery
  Old Bingham Cemetery
  Grace Cemetery
  Marshall Cemetery
  Mitchell Cemetery
  Wares Quarter Cemetery
  Holt Cemetery
  Robinson Cemetery
  Flora Cemetery
  Wescott Cemetery
  Pinkston Cemetery
  Scott Cemetery
  Ashurst Cemetery
  Hickory Bend Cemetery
  Gilder Cemetery
  Larkin Cemetery
  Ray Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Augusta Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Billingslea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Birch Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dawson Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodhope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Grace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #23137)

Haggerty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hickory Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Larkin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Laurel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lucas Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Manning Springs / McDade Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Meigs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Bingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Peter Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinkston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Remount Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wares Quarter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wescott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Augusta Cemetery
 - Located in Elmore County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Augusta Cemetery.

Blue Ridge   [Map]Fusihatchi   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Gibbs Village   [Map]Shorter   [Map]
Claud   [Map]Highland Village   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]
East Tallassee   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]Waugh   [Map]
Eclectic   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Wetumpka   [Map]
Elmore   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Young Forte Village   [Map]
English Village   [Map]New 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 begin 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 - 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 Augusta Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #113280   (Name of Record: Augusta Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.4140266     Lon: -86.1438535   [Map]
Elev: 49         Map Name: Willow Springs

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Montgomery County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.org/

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: 32.4140, Longitude: -86.1439     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Augusta Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Augusta Cemetery should not be considered precise.

- Return to Citation

<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 beginning 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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