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Cantelous Cemetery
(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cantelous 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 Cantelous Cemetery...

The Cantelous Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.3365°   (32° 20' 11")

Lon:   -86.4536°   (-86° 27' 12")

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


 

  Cantelous Cemetery  


  Daniel Pratt Cemetery
  Kendal Cemetery
  Oak Hill Cemetery
  Yankee Town Cemetery
  Chapman Cemetery
  Stone Cemetery
  Durdin Cemetery
  Graves Cemetery
  Doster Cemetery
  Brown Cemetery
  Montgomery Cemetery
  Wooten Cemetery
  Hamilton Cemetery
  Young Cemetery
  Rodgers Cemetery
  Meadow Cemetery
  Thompson Cemetery
  Haigler Cemetery
  Fair Cemetery
  Davis Cemetery
  Westcott Cemetery
  New Pleasant Valley Cemetery
  Powell Cemetery
  Strokes Cemetery
  Stones Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cantelous Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Roxanna Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daniel Pratt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Doster Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Durden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Durdin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Haigler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Indian Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kendal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McQueen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the McQueen Cemetery (FAG ID #2434568)

Meadow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memory Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Montgomery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rodgers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Autauga County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Turner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Westcott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wooten Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Yankee Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Young Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cantelous Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cantelous Cemetery.

Autaugaville   [Map]Gibbs Village   [Map]Mosses   [Map]
Booth   [Map]Hayneville   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Burkville   [Map]Highland Village   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Pintlala   [Map]
Deatsville   [Map]Letohatchee   [Map]Prattville   [Map]
Elmore   [Map]Lowndesboro   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]White Hall   [Map]
Gibbons   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Young Forte Village   [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 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 Cantelous Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb 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    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw 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    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #115592   (Name of Record: Cantelous Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.3365278     Lon: -86.4535841   [Map]
Elev: 64         Map Name: Cantelous

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Montgomery County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Montgomery County: www.mc-ala.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: 32.3365, Longitude: -86.4536     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cantelous Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cantelous 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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