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County Line Cemetery
(Elmore County, Alabama)


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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 Elmore County. The county seat for Elmore County is located in Wetumpka.

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

Lat:   32.7428°   (32° 44' 34")

Lon:   -85.9178°   (-85° 55' 4")

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 verified. Locations not yet verified are indicated.


 

  County Line Cemetery  


  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Prospect Cemetery
  Farrow Dennis Graveyard
   Location from GNIS<1>
  Harmony Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Williams Cemetery
  Benson - Bethel Cemetery
   Estimated location
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Lovejoy Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Mask Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  John Johnston Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Liberty Cemetery
  Thrash Cemetery
  Friendship Cemetery
  Cotton Cemetery
  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
  Watson Chapel Cemetery
  Spain Cemetery
   Location from GNIS
  Harper Hill Cemetery
  Red Ridge Cemetery
  Guthrie Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  Beulah Cemetery
  Benson Cemetery
   Estimated location<2>
  Hornsby Cemetery
   Location from GNIS

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 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 Elmore County.

Benson - Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location is estimated
Benson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location is estimated
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Cotton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Farrow Dennis Graveyard   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Guthrie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Harmony Cemetery (FAG ID #23272)

Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harper Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Hornsby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
John Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Lovejoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mask Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Prospect Cemetery (FAG ID #25666)

Red Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Spain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Thrash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
Watson Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the County Line Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - 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 County Line Cemetery.

Agricola   [Map]East Tallassee   [Map]Kent   [Map]
Alexander City   [Map]Eclectic   [Map]Liberty City   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Equality   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Erie   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Camp Hill   [Map]Hissop   [Map]Reeltown   [Map]
Claud   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Tallapoosa City   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Tallassee   [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 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 Elmore 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    
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    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes 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    
Pike 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    
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 Elmore County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Elmore 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 #137174   (Name of Record: County Line Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Elmore
Lat: 32.7429066     Lon: -85.9188503   [Map]
Elev: 176         Map Name: Red Hill

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Elmore County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Elmore County: www.elmoreco.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the County Line Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7428, Longitude: -85.9178     [Map].

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