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Davison Cemetery
(Conecuh County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Davison 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 Davison Cemetery...

The Davison Cemetery is located in Conecuh County. The county seat for Conecuh County is located in Evergreen.

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

Lat:   31.3088°   (31° 18' 31")

Lon:   -86.8791°   (-86° 52' 44")

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


 

  Davison Cemetery  


  Brown Beasley Cemetery
  Garwin Cemetery
  Hall Cemetery
  Marietta Cemetery
  Spence Cemetery
  Buffington Cemetery
  Rabb Cemetery
  Holly Grove Cemetery
  Herbert Cemetery
  Holland Cemetery
  Mt. Union Cemetery
  Johnston Cemetery
  Hamden Ridge Cemetery
  Albrest Cemetery
  Sparta Cemetery
   Location verified
  Johnston Cemetery
  Old Beulah Cemetery
  Hoomesville Church Cemetery
  New Hope Cemetery
  McGowin Ferry Cemetery
  Greater Nazarene Cemetery
  McGowin Cemetery
  Horton Cemetery
  Still Cemetery
  Sparta Hill Cemetery
   Location verified
  Damascus Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Davison Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greater Nazarene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Herbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holly Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hoomesville Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Located in Escambia County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sparta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davison Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Sparta Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Davison 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 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Davison Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]Carolina   [Map]McKenzie   [Map]
Belandville (FL)   [Map]Castleberry   [Map]Nymph   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Centerville   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Bradley   [Map]East Brewton   [Map]Range   [Map]
Brewton   [Map]Evergreen   [Map]Red Level   [Map]
Brooklyn   [Map]Jay Villa   [Map]Repton   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Lenox   [Map]River Falls   [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 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 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 Davison Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Conecuh County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Baldwin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee 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    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149627   (Name of Record: Davison Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Conecuh
Lat: 31.3087811     Lon: -86.8791349   [Map]
Elev: 98         Map Name: Nymph

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Alabama

About Conecuh 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: 31.3088, Longitude: -86.8791     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Davison Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Davison 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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