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Concord Cemetery
(Tallapoosa 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 Tallapoosa County. The county seat for Tallapoosa County is located in Dadeville.

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

Lat:   32.9032°   (32° 54' 11")

Lon:   -85.7616°   (-85° 45' 41")

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, 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.


 

  Concord Cemetery  


  Bethlehem Cemetery
  Gillam Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  Old Rocky Mount Cemetery
   Location verified
  Hutchinson Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
   Location verified
  Old Salem Cemetery
  Langley Cemetery
  Jackson Field Cemetery
  Farrow Dennis Graveyard
  Antioch Cemetery
  Shepard Graveyard
  Ephesus Cemetery
  Slaughters Cemetery
  Germany Family Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
   Location verified
  Buttston Cemetery
  Morgan Cemetery
  Eagle Creek Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  Punkin Hill Cemetery
  Tallapoosa County Memorial Gardens
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
   Location verified
  Jacksons Gap Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Spain Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 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 Tallapoosa County.

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Buttston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dudleyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Eagle Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ephesus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fargason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farrow Dennis Graveyard   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Germany Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gillam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jackson Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jacksons Gap Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Langley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Morgan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Old Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Punkin Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Red Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Shepard Graveyard   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Slaughters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tallapoosa County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Concord Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Concord Cemetery.

Agricola   [Map]Daviston   [Map]Motley   [Map]
Alexander City   [Map]Erie   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Goldville   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Wadley   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Waverly   [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 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 Concord Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tallapoosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton 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    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell 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    
Carroll 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    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tallapoosa County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Tallapoosa 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 #116482   (Name of Record: Concord Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tallapoosa
Lat: 32.9031806     Lon: -85.7616253   [Map]
Elev: 233         Map Name: Jacksons Gap

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tallapoosa 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: 32.9032, Longitude: -85.7616     [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.

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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