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(Washington County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Barlow Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Barlow Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Barlow Cemetery...

The Barlow Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Chatom.

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

Lat:   31.5593°   (31° 33' 33")

Lon:   -88.3389°   (-88° 20' 20")

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

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


 

  Barlow Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Barlow Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Barlow Cemetery.

Bladon Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 - Located in Choctaw County
 
Chatom   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Fruitdale   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Barlow Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Browns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Chalk Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Chason Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Barlow Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Copeland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Flat Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Healing Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Laton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Lewis Chapel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)
 
Millry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Minerva Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
North Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Pine Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Red Bank Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Reeds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Sand Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Smiths Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Spring Bank Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Winsletts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Yarbo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barlow Cemetery
 
Zion Rest Cemetery (MS)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barlow Cemetery
 - Located in Wayne County (MS)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Barlow Cemetery.

Aquilla   [Map]Cullomburg   [Map]Millry   [Map]
Barlow   [Map]Fakit Chipunta   [Map]Robinsons Junction (MS)   [Map]
Bigbee   [Map]Frankville   [Map]Saint Stephen's   [Map]
Bladon Springs   [Map]Fruitdale   [Map]Silas   [Map]
Bolinger   [Map]Hobson   [Map]State Line (MS)   [Map]
Chatom   [Map]Mehaffey   [Map]Tibbie   [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 websites either 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 Barlow Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mobile County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forrest County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
George County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jasper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #157544   (Name of Record: Barlow Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 31.5593296     Lon: -88.3389051   [Map]
Elev: 67         Map Name: Millry South

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountyalgov.com

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: 31.5593, Longitude: -88.3389     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Barlow Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Barlow 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts 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.

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