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Camerons Chapel Cemetery
(Crenshaw County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Camerons Chapel Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery...

The Camerons Chapel Cemetery is located in Crenshaw County. The county seat for Crenshaw County is located in Luverne.

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

Lat:   31.5958°   (31° 35' 44")

Lon:   -86.3528°   (-86° 21' 10")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Camerons Chapel 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 Camerons Chapel Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Camerons Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Bozeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Brantley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Clarke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Dozier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 
Emmaus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Emmaus Cemetery (FAG ID #22683)
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Leon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Lightfoot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Rutledge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
St. Lukes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 
Wren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Camerons Chapel Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]Elba   [Map]McKenzie   [Map]
Babbie   [Map]Gantt   [Map]Merrill Mill   [Map]
Bolling   [Map]Glenwood   [Map]Opp   [Map]
Brantley   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Petrey   [Map]
Centre Ridge   [Map]Heath   [Map]Red Level   [Map]
Chapman   [Map]Honoraville   [Map]River Falls   [Map]
Cherokee Village   [Map]Jack   [Map]Rutledge   [Map]
Dozier   [Map]Luverne   [Map]Sanford   [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 start with 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 Camerons Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Crenshaw County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2125178   (Name of Record: Camerons Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Crenshaw
Lat: 31.5958333     Lon: -86.3527778   [Map]
Elev: 117         Map Name: Brantley

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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: 31.5958, Longitude: -86.3528     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Camerons Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Camerons Chapel 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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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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