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Profile for the Cedar Bluff Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Cedar Bluff 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery...

The Cedar Bluff Cemetery is located in Cherokee County. The county seat for Cherokee County is located in Centre.

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

Lat:   34.2168°   (34° 13' 0")

Lon:   -85.6136°   (-85° 36' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Cedar Bluff 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 Cedar Bluff Cemetery.

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


 

  Cedar Bluff Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cherokee County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Cedar Bluff Cemetery.

Cedar Bluff   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles<3> to the East (E) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Centre   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Collinsville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County
 
Fort Payne   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 - Located in DeKalb County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 48 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Cherokee County.

Barnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Bates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Black Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Calcedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Cannon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Centre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Cherokee Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Chesnut Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Coffey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Daniels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Davenport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Dixons Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Alexis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Fife Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Forest Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Garrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Hardman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
McCoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Moshat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Neal Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Noah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Oak Bowery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Parker Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Pratt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Randall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Sand Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Sewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Starling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Stories Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Tates Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Tuckers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Waterhouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Welcome Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery
 
Yellow Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cedar Bluff Cemetery.

Broomtown   [Map]Dog Town   [Map]Lickskillet   [Map]
Cedar Bluff   [Map]Gaylesville   [Map]Mount Vernon   [Map]
Cedar Springs   [Map]Grantville   [Map]Rock Run   [Map]
Centre   [Map]Howells Crossroads   [Map]Sand Rock   [Map]
Collinsville   [Map]Kirk's Grove   [Map]Turkey Town   [Map]
Coloma   [Map]Leesburg   [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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Cedar Bluff Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Cherokee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Catoosa County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitfield County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #136850   (Name of Record: Cedar Bluff Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cherokee
Lat: 34.216761     Lon: -85.6135737   [Map]
Elev: 177         Map Name: Cedar Bluff

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Alabama

About Cherokee 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: 34.2168, Longitude: -85.6136     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cedar Bluff Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Cedar Bluff 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 starts 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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