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Cool Springs Cemetery
(Coffee County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Cool Springs 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 Cool Springs Cemetery...

The Cool Springs Cemetery is located in Coffee County. The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba.

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

Lat:   31.2307°   (31° 13' 50")

Lon:   -85.8266°   (-85° 49' 35")

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


 

  Cool Springs Cemetery  


  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Enterprise City Cemetery
  Little Elam Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Mt. Liberty Cemetery
   Location verified
  Consolation Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Sardis Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  Mt. Gilead Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Bellwood Cemetery
  Keyton Cemetery
  Coffee Springs Cemetery
  New Home Cemetery
  Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  Union Grove Cemetery
  Pleasant Valley Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  El Bethel Cemetery
  County Line Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Shady Grove Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Cool Springs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bellwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Coffee Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Consolation Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
El Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Enterprise City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Keyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Cool Springs Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Cool Springs Cemetery.

Battens Crossroads   [Map]Costilla   [Map]Hartford   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Daleville   [Map]Holiday Village   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Eunola   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Clayhatchee   [Map]Fort Rucker   [Map]Newton   [Map]
Coffee Springs   [Map]Geneva   [Map]Samson   [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 - 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 Cool Springs Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coffee 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    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dale 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    
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    
Okaloosa 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137063   (Name of Record: Cool Springs Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.2307288     Lon: -85.8266028   [Map]
Elev: 73         Map Name: Bellwood

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Coffee 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: 31.2307, Longitude: -85.8266     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Cool Springs Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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