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Darlington Cemetery
(Macon County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Darlington Cemetery ...

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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 Darlington Cemetery...

The Darlington Cemetery is located in Macon County. The county seat for Macon County is located in Tuskegee.

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

Lat:   32.4268°   (32° 25' 36")

Lon:   -85.5206°   (-85° 31' 14")

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Darlington 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.


 

  Darlington Cemetery  


  Pine Knot Cemetery
  Wright Cemetery
  Armstrong Cemetery
  Little Texas Cemetery
  Mt. Vernon Cemetery
  Society Hill Cemetery
  McCrary Cemetery
  St. James Cemetery
  Elam Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Pine Grove Cemetery
  Concord Cemetery
  Rush Cemetery
  Oak Grove Cemetery
  St. Paul Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  Cobb Cemetery
   Location verified
  Shiloh Cemetery
  Whatley Cemetery
  Magnolia Cemetery
  Union Cemetery
  Warrior Stand Cemetery
  Hickory Grove Cemetery
  Chapple Cemetery
  Holt Cemetery
  Creek Stand Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the Darlington Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS<2>
Chapple Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cobb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elam Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Little Texas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McCrary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pine Knot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Society Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Warrior Stand Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whatley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Darlington Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Darlington Cemetery.

Armstrong   [Map]Hatchechubbee   [Map]Ridgewood Village   [Map]
Auburn   [Map]Hurtsboro   [Map]Salem   [Map]
Beauregard   [Map]Liberty City   [Map]Seale   [Map]
The Bottle   [Map]Loachapoka   [Map]Tallapoosa City   [Map]
Crawford   [Map]Marvyn   [Map]Tallassee   [Map]
East Tallassee   [Map]Notasulga   [Map]Three Notch   [Map]
Fort Davis   [Map]Opelika   [Map]Tuskegee   [Map]
Franklin   [Map]Prince Crossroads   [Map]Union Springs   [Map]
Hardaway   [Map]Reeltown   [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 begin with 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 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 Darlington Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Macon 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    
Chambers 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    
Elmore 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    
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    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattahoochee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Stewart 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 Macon County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Macon 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 Darlington 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 Darlington Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137111   (Name of Record: Darlington Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Macon
Lat: 32.4273625     Lon: -85.5202266   [Map]
Elev: 119         Map Name: Little Texas

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in . 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Darlington Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4268, Longitude: -85.5206     [Map].

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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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