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County Line Cemetery
(Chambers County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the County Line 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 County Line Cemetery...

The County Line Cemetery is located in Chambers County. The county seat for Chambers County is located in LaFayette.

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

Lat:   32.9176°   (32° 55' 3")

Lon:   -85.5902°   (-85° 35' 24")

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


 

  County Line Cemetery  


  Bibby Family Cemetery
  Lebanon Cemetery
  Sims Cemetery
  Poplar Springs Cemetery
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Gillam Cemetery
  Germany Family Cemetery
  Dean - Shirley Cemetery
  Sanders Cemetery
  Langley Cemetery
  Buttston Cemetery
  St. John United Methodist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Midway Cemetery
  Punkin Hill Cemetery
  Slaughters Cemetery
  Blanton Cemetery
  Fargason Cemetery
  Waites Cemetery
   Location verified
  Morgan Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  Spring Hill Cemetery
  New Harmony Cemetery
  New Canaan Cemetery
  Old Harmony Cemetery
  McCord Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the County Line Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Blanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Buttston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Dean - Shirley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fargason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Germany Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Gillam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Langley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lebanon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Canaan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Punkin Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sanders Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Slaughters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Waites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location has been verified

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 County Line Cemetery.

Abanda   [Map]Cusseta   [Map]Goldville   [Map]
Agricola   [Map]Dadeville   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Daviston   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]
Almond   [Map]Erie   [Map]Motley   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Five Points   [Map]New Site   [Map]
The Bottle   [Map]Fredonia   [Map]Penton   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Frog Eye   [Map]Wadley   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 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 County Line Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Chambers County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun 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    
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    
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 Chambers County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Chambers 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 County Line 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 County Line Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #147439   (Name of Record: County Line Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Chambers
Lat: 32.9176252     Lon: -85.5902317   [Map]
Elev: 208         Map Name: Dudleyville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alabama

About Chambers County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chambers County: www.chamberscounty.com/

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: 32.9176, Longitude: -85.5902     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the County Line Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for County Line 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' distance that stretches 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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