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Barron - Wells Cemetery
(Perry County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Barron - Wells 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 Barron - Wells Cemetery...

The Barron - Wells Cemetery is located in Perry County. The county seat for Perry County is located in Marion.

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

Lat:   32.6454°   (32° 38' 43")

Lon:   -87.2025°   (-87° 12' 9")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Barron - Wells 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 Barron - Wells 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, the majority 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 locations should have been definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary.


 

  Barron - Wells Cemetery  


  Campbellite Cemetery
  Pisgah Cemetery
  Dobyne - Haggard Cemetery
  St. Wilfrids Cemetery
  Daniel Cemetery
  Marion Cemetery
   Location verified
  Iveys Chapel Cemetery
  Fuller Cemetery
  Ivey Cemetery
  Edwards Cemetery
  Swann Cemetery
  Waters Cemetery
  Farrer Cemetery
  Mars Hill Cemetery
  Osburn Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery
   Location verified
  Mt. Nebo Cemetery
  Suttle Cemetery
  White Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Scarborough Cemetery
  Bethany Cemetery
  Heard Cemetery
  Martin Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Barron - Wells Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Campbellite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daniel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dobyne - Haggard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farrer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Heard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ivey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Iveys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Mars Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Osburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pinecrest Memorial Cemetery (FAG ID #25458)

Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Wilfrids Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Scarborough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Suttle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swann Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Waters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barron - Wells Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Barron - Wells 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 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Barron - Wells Cemetery.

Brent   [Map]Lawley   [Map]Selma   [Map]
Browns   [Map]Maplesville   [Map]Sprott   [Map]
Cahaba   [Map]Marion Junction   [Map]Stanton   [Map]
Centreville   [Map]Marion   [Map]Sunset Mill Village   [Map]
East Town   [Map]Newbern   [Map]Uniontown   [Map]
Egypt   [Map]Orrville   [Map]Valley Grande   [Map]
Greensboro   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]The Village   [Map]
Jones   [Map]Randolph   [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 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 - you should note 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 Barron - Wells Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Perry County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb 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    
Coosa 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    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson 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    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa 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 Perry County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Perry 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 Barron - Wells 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 Barron - Wells Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #162988   (Name of Record: Barron-Wells Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Perry
Lat: 32.6454088     Lon: -87.2024961   [Map]
Elev: 62         Map Name: Sprott

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Perry County: www.perrycounty-al.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: 32.6454, Longitude: -87.2025     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Barron - Wells Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Barron - Wells 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 starting 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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