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Baldwin Heights Cemetery
(Cullman County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Baldwin Heights 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 Baldwin Heights Cemetery...

The Baldwin Heights Cemetery is located in Cullman County. The county seat for Cullman County is located in Cullman.

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

Lat:   34.1851°   (34° 11' 6")

Lon:   -86.9150°   (-86° 54' 54")

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


 

  Baldwin Heights Cemetery  


  Friendship Cemetery
  Emeus Cemetery
  Bethlehem West Cemetery
  Pullen Cemetery
  Crossroads Cemetery
  Spitznagl Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Sacred Heart Cemetery
  Vinemont Cemetery
  Cullman City Cemetery
  Mt. Nebo Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Central Cemetery
  Logan Cemetery
  Crosses Chapel Cemetery
  Bethsadia Cemetery
  Missionary Grove Cemetery
  Hartwic Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Prospect Cemetery
  Pilgrims Rest Cemetery
  Sharon Grove Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Shedd Cemetery
  St. Bernard Abbey Cemetery
  Good Hope Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Cullman County.

Bethlehem West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethsadia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bowmans Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crosses Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cullman City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
East Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Emeus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hartwic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Missionary Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pfiel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pullen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sacred Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Bernard Abbey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharon Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shedd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spitznagl Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Vinemont Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Baldwin Heights Cemetery
 - 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 Baldwin Heights Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Eva   [Map]Holly Pond   [Map]
Bangor   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Lacon   [Map]
Bremen   [Map]Falkville   [Map]Logan   [Map]
Colony   [Map]Garden City   [Map]South Vinemont   [Map]
Crane Hill   [Map]Good Hope   [Map]Vinemont   [Map]
Cullman   [Map]Gum Springs   [Map]West Point   [Map]
Dodge City   [Map]Hanceville   [Map]White City   [Map]
East Point   [Map]Hartselle   [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 like to start with 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 Baldwin Heights Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cullman County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert 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    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion 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    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805418   (Name of Record: Baldwin Heights Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cullman
Lat: 34.1850993     Lon: -86.9150038   [Map]
Elev: 297         Map Name: West Point

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Cullman County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cullman County: www.co.cullman.al.us/

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: 34.1851, Longitude: -86.9150     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Baldwin Heights Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Baldwin Heights 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 that starts 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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