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Concord Cemetery
(Randolph County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Concord 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 Concord Cemetery...

The Concord Cemetery is located in Randolph County. The county seat for Randolph County is located in Wedowee.

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

Lat:   33.1340°   (33° 8' 2")

Lon:   -85.5002°   (-85° 30' 0")

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


 

  Concord Cemetery  


  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Gay Cemetery
  Wadley Cemetery
  Knight Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  Malone Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery
  Swan Cemetery
  Abanda Cemetery
  Fisher Cemetery
  Darian Cemetery
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Bailey Cemetery
  Union Hill Cemetery
  Hopewell Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Milltown Cemetery
  Antioch Cemetery
  Tatum Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Mountain Springs Cemetery
  Cedarwood Cemetery
  Ebenezer Cemetery
  Brown Cemetery
  Bibby Family Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Abanda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bibby Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Booger Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cedarwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chappell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Darian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Daviston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Higgins Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Knight Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Malone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milltown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sims Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Swan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tatum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wadley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wildcat Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Concord Cemetery.

Abanda   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Glenn (GA)   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Cragford   [Map]Goldville   [Map]Roanoke   [Map]
Daviston   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Rock Mills   [Map]
Evansville   [Map]McCosh Mill   [Map]Standing Rock   [Map]
Five Points   [Map]Mellow Valley   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Fredonia   [Map]Motley   [Map]Wedowee   [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 like to 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 Concord Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Randolph County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa 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    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805730   (Name of Record: Concord Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Randolph
Lat: 33.134009     Lon: -85.5002302   [Map]
Elev: 258         Map Name: Wadley North

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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: 33.1340, Longitude: -85.5002     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Concord Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Concord 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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting 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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