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Beulah Cemetery
(Randolph County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Beulah 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 Beulah Cemetery...

The Beulah Cemetery is located in Randolph County. The county seat for Randolph County is located in Wedowee.

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

Lat:   33.2668°   (33° 16' 0")

Lon:   -85.2630°   (-85° 15' 46")

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


 

  Beulah Cemetery  


  Red Oak Cemetery (GA)
  New Hope Cemetery (GA)
  Macedonia Cemetery (GA)
  James Cemetery (GA)
  High Point Cemetery (GA)
  Lashley Cemetery (GA)
  Noles Cemetery (GA)
  Cooper Cemetery (GA)
  Ridgeway Cemetery (GA)
  Prospect Cemetery (GA)
  Ridley - Davis Cemetery (GA)
  Bethel Cemetery (GA)
  Big Springs Cemetery (AL)
  Springfield Cemetery (AL)
  Merrill - Roop Cemetery (GA)
  Allen Cemetery (GA)
  Wood Cemetery (GA)
  Union Grove Cemetery (GA)
  Highway Ridge Memorial Gardens (AL)
  Pittman Cemetery (GA)
  Highway Cemetery (AL)
  Brown Cemetery (GA)
  Almon Cemetery (GA)
  Wehadkee Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Rooks - Lewis Cemetery (GA)
  Lewis Cemetery (GA)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Beulah Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Allen Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Almon Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooper Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hearn Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
High Point Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highway Ridge Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
James Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lancaster Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lashley Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lewis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Merrill - Roop Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Springs Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Noles Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location has been verified
Persons Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pittman Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Prospect Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Red Oak Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridgeway Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ridley - Davis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rooks - Lewis Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
State Line Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wehadkee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wehadkee Cemetery (FAG ID #270710)

Wood Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zachry Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Beulah Cemetery
 - Located in Heard County (GA)
 - 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 Beulah Cemetery.

Abbottsford (GA)   [Map]Franklin (GA)   [Map]Rock Mills   [Map]
Bowdon (GA)   [Map]Glenn (GA)   [Map]Roopville (GA)   [Map]
Brays Lakeview (GA)   [Map]Graham   [Map]Roosterville (GA)   [Map]
Centralhatchee (GA)   [Map]McCosh Mill   [Map]Standing Rock   [Map]
Corinth (GA)   [Map]Morrison Crossroad   [Map]Wedowee   [Map]
Ephesus (GA)   [Map]Newell   [Map]West Lake Village (GA)   [Map]
Evansville   [Map]Ranburne   [Map]Woodland   [Map]
Five Points   [Map]Roanoke   [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 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 Beulah Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Randolph County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cherokee 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    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll 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    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fulton County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Spalding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Upson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #140190   (Name of Record: Beulah Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Randolph
Lat: 33.2667848     Lon: -85.2630015   [Map]
Elev: 306         Map Name: Napoleon

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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: 33.2668, Longitude: -85.2630     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Beulah Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Beulah 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 beginning 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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