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Caines Ridge Cemetery
(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Caines Ridge 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 Caines Ridge Cemetery...

The Caines Ridge Cemetery is located in Fayette County. The county seat for Fayette County is located in Fayette.

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

Lat:   33.6437°   (33° 38' 37")

Lon:   -87.8481°   (-87° 50' 53")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Caines Ridge 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 Caines Ridge 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, all 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 values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Caines Ridge Cemetery  


  Mt. Vernon Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Zion Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Pisgah Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  Glover Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Fayette City Cemetery
  Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
  Colvin Cemetery
  Palestine Cemetery
  Bankhead Cemetery
  New Canaan Cemetery
  Whitson Cemetery
  Zion Chapel Cemetery
  Wesleys Chapel Cemetery
  Owens Cemetery
  New Friendship Cemetery
  Savage Cemetery
  Rocky Mount Cemetery
  Oak Ridge Cemetery
  Branyon Cemetery
  Brotherton Cemetery
  Sudduth Cemetery
  Wright Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Caines Ridge Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bankhead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethabra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Branyon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brotherton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Colvin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fayette City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gravlee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Melton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Owens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Palestine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Phillips Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Porter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rowland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Savage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shepherd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
South Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sudduth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Summers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wesleys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Zion Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Caines Ridge Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Caines Ridge Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Millport   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Gordo   [Map]Patton Junction   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Reform   [Map]
Berry   [Map]Guin   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Hightogy   [Map]Samantha   [Map]
Corona   [Map]Kennedy   [Map]Vernon   [Map]
Echola   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]Winfield   [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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Caines Ridge Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fayette County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin 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    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens 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    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Oktibbeha County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #158516   (Name of Record: Caines Ridge Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.6437218     Lon: -87.8480745   [Map]
Elev: 142         Map Name: Fayette

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Fayette County

About Alabama

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: 33.6437, Longitude: -87.8481     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Caines Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Caines Ridge 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts 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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