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Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
(Cleburne County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Crumbleys Chapel 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 Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery...

The Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery is located in Cleburne County. The county seat for Cleburne County is located in Heflin.

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

Lat:   33.5565°   (33° 33' 23")

Lon:   -85.4069°   (-85° 24' 24")

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


 

  Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery  


  Ai Cemetery (AL)
  Bowdon City Cemetery (GA)
  Old Liberty Cemetery (AL)
  Bowdon Baptist Cemetery (GA)
  Mt. View Cemetery (GA)
  First Methodist Cemetery (GA)
  Fordham Cemetery (AL)
  Sandy Flat Cemetery (GA)
  Poplar Springs Cemetery (GA)
  Corinth Cemetery (GA)
  Garretts Chapel Cemetery (GA)
  Goldridge Cemetery (AL)
  Macedonia Cemetery (AL)
  Midway Cemetery (GA)
  Indian Creek Cemetery (GA)
  Bethlehem Cemetery (GA)
  Wise Chapel Cemetery (AL)
  Williams Cemetery (AL)
  Beason Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Rice Cemetery (AL)
  Union Hill Cemetery (AL)
  Bethena Church Cemetery (AL)
  Cleburne Memorial Garden (AL)
  Old Shiloh Church Cemetery (AL)
  Town Cemetery (GA)
  Antioch Cemetery (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ai Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beason Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethena Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethlehem Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bowdon Baptist Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bowdon City Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cleburne Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
First Methodist Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fordham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garretts Chapel Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Indian Creek Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Midway Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. View Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Shiloh Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Springs Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sandy Flat Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Town Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Carroll County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wise Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery.

Abel   [Map]Graham   [Map]Newell   [Map]
Arbacoochee   [Map]Heflin   [Map]Ranburne   [Map]
Bowdon Junction (GA)   [Map]Hollis Crossroads   [Map]Roopville (GA)   [Map]
Bowdon (GA)   [Map]Iron City   [Map]Roosterville (GA)   [Map]
Budapest (GA)   [Map]Micaville   [Map]Tallapoosa (GA)   [Map]
Edwardsville   [Map]Morrison Crossroad   [Map]Waco (GA)   [Map]
Ephesus (GA)   [Map]Mount Zion (GA)   [Map]Wedowee   [Map]
Fruithurst   [Map]Muscadine   [Map]Woodland   [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 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cleburne 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    
Cherokee 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    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair 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    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cobb County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fulton County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson 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    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk 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 Cleburne County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Cleburne 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 Crumbleys Chapel 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 Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1805737   (Name of Record: Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cleburne
Lat: 33.5564985     Lon: -85.406897   [Map]
Elev: 342         Map Name: Hightower

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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: 33.5565, Longitude: -85.4069     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Crumbleys Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Crumbleys Chapel 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 starting in . 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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