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Boozer Cemetery
(Calhoun County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Boozer 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 Boozer Cemetery...

The Boozer Cemetery is located in Calhoun County. The county seat for Calhoun County is located in Anniston.

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

Lat:   33.8707°   (33° 52' 14")

Lon:   -85.7455°   (-85° 44' 43")

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


 

  Boozer Cemetery  


  Taylors Chapel Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
   Location verified
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Munger Cemetery
  Youngs Chapel Cemetery
  Carpenter Cemetery
  Landers Cemetery
  Tredagar - Boozer Cemetery
  Littlejohn Cemetery
  Greenlawn Cemetery
  Highland Cemetery
  Hillcrest Cemetery
  Ohatchee #2 Cemetery
  Jacksonville Cemetery
  Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Bethel Cemetery
   Location verified
  Crystal Springs Cemetery
  Whites Gap Cemetery
  Seven Springs Cemetery
  Fourmile Cemetery
  McCain's Chapel Cemetery
   Estimated location<3>
  Williamson - Little Cemetery
  Nances Creek Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
   Location verified
  Dunn Cemetery
  Ft. McClellan Military Cemetery
   Location verified

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<4> of the Boozer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dunn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Located in Cleburne County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fourmile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacksonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Landers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Littlejohn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCain's Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the McCain's Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #24288)

Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Moore Cemetery (FAG ID #24506)

Munger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nances Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ohatchee #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seven Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylors Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Located in Cherokee County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tredagar - Boozer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whites Gap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williamson - Little Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Youngs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boozer Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Boozer Cemetery.

Abernathy   [Map]Coato Bend   [Map]Jacksonville   [Map]
Adelia   [Map]Cobb City   [Map]Merrellton   [Map]
Alexandria   [Map]Collins   [Map]Nances Creek   [Map]
Ballplay   [Map]Dailey   [Map]Oak Level   [Map]
Banner   [Map]Douthrittville   [Map]Piedmont   [Map]
Blue Mountain   [Map]Fort McClellan   [Map]Saks   [Map]
Blue Springs   [Map]Germania Springs   [Map]Spring Garden   [Map]
Booker T City   [Map]Glencoe   [Map]Weaver   [Map]
Chigger Ridge   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Wellington   [Map]
Clark   [Map]Hokes Bluff   [Map]White Plains   [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 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 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 Boozer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Calhoun County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount 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    
Cullman 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    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson 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    
Randolph 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    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #159233   (Name of Record: Boozer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Calhoun
Lat: 33.8706567     Lon: -85.7455203   [Map]
Elev: 203         Map Name: Jacksonville East

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Calhoun County: www.calhouncounty.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: 33.8707, Longitude: -85.7455     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boozer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Boozer 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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