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Cahaba Valley Cemetery
(Bibb County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cahaba Valley 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 Cahaba Valley Cemetery...

The Cahaba Valley Cemetery is located in Bibb County. The county seat for Bibb County is located in Centreville.

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

Lat:   33.0535°   (33° 3' 12")

Lon:   -86.9705°   (-86° 58' 13")

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


 

  Cahaba Valley Cemetery  


  McKinney Cemetery
  Schultz Creek Cemetery
   Location verified
  Boothton Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery #2
  Cottingham Cemetery
  Linholm Cemetery
  Ashby Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Wesley Chapel Cemetery
  King Cemetery
  Thompson Cemetery
  Reynolds Cemetery
  Six Mile Cemetery
  Montevallo Cemetery
  Six Mile Presbyterian Cemetery
  Session Cemetery
  New Prospect Cemetery
  Community Cemetery
  Enon Cemetery
  Carlton Hill Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Brierfield Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery #2   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Boothton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brierfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carlton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cottingham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Linholm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Montevallo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Reynolds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Schultz Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Schultz Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #26110)

Session Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Six Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Six Mile Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cahaba Valley Cemetery.

Blocton   [Map]Corinne   [Map]Montevallo   [Map]
Brantleyville   [Map]East Town   [Map]Nash Town   [Map]
Brent   [Map]Eddings   [Map]North Bibb   [Map]
Brierfield   [Map]Fikestown   [Map]Pratt Ferry   [Map]
Bucktown   [Map]Green Pond   [Map]Randolph   [Map]
Burmah   [Map]Italian Town   [Map]Sawmill Town   [Map]
Calera   [Map]Jemison   [Map]Siluria   [Map]
Cane Creek   [Map]Lawley   [Map]West Blocton   [Map]
Centreville   [Map]Maylene   [Map]Wilton   [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 begin with 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 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 Cahaba Valley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bibb County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga 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    
Clay 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    
Fayette 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    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens 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    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #150993   (Name of Record: Cahaba Valley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bibb
Lat: 33.053454     Lon: -86.9705473   [Map]
Elev: 97         Map Name: Aldrich

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Bibb County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.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: 33.0535, Longitude: -86.9705     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cahaba Valley Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cahaba Valley 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 begins 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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