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Campground Cemetery
(Dale County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Campground 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 Campground Cemetery...

The Campground Cemetery is located in Dale County. The county seat for Dale County is located in Ozark.

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

Lat:   31.4185°   (31° 25' 6")

Lon:   -85.6794°   (-85° 40' 45")

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


 

  Campground Cemetery  


  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Mims Family Cemetery
  Center Ridge Cemetery
  Old Dean Church Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Lee Cemetery
  Mossy Grove Cemetery
  Newman Family Cemetery
  Post Oak Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery
  New Tabernacle Cemetery
  Woodham Cemetery
  Old Tabernacle Cemetery
   Location verified
  Newton City Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Salem Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Travelers Rest Cemetery
  Mt. Liberty Cemetery
   Location verified
  Claybank Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Johnstown Cemetery
  Daleville Memorial Gardens
  Wesley Chapel Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Campground Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Dale County.

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Claybank Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mims Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newman Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Newton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Dean Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Post Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Travelers Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Campground Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Campground Cemetery.

Ariton   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Napier Field   [Map]
Battens Crossroads   [Map]Fort Rucker   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Grimes   [Map]Newton   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]Ozark   [Map]
Clayhatchee   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]Phillips Crossroads   [Map]
Daleville   [Map]Midland City   [Map]Pinckard   [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 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 Campground Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dale County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Miller County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1729896   (Name of Record: Campground Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dale
Lat: 31.4185028     Lon: -85.6793815   [Map]
Elev: 123         Map Name: Ozark

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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: 31.4185, Longitude: -85.6794     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Campground Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Campground 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 stretches from . 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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