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Doctor Kellys Cemetery
(Coosa County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Doctor Kellys Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, 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 Doctor Kellys Cemetery...

The Doctor Kellys Cemetery is located in Coosa County. The county seat for Coosa County is located in Rockford.

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

Lat:   32.9535°   (32° 57' 12")

Lon:   -86.0791°   (-86° 4' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Doctor Kellys 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 Doctor Kellys Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Doctor Kellys Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrews Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Bice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Carver Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Craft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Crestview Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Darsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Fishpond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Hillview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Kellyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Martin Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
McEwen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
McEwen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
New Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Nixburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Old Marietta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Peace & Goodwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Socapatoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Doctor Kellys Cemetery.

Alexander City   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]Mount Olive   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Hissop   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Equality   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Rockford   [Map]
Goodwater   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Stewartville   [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 - you should note 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 Doctor Kellys Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Coosa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Clair County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135675   (Name of Record: Doctor Kellys Private Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coosa
Lat: 32.9534557     Lon: -86.0791346   [Map]
Elev: 225         Map Name: Kellyton

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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: 32.9535, Longitude: -86.0791     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Doctor Kellys Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Doctor Kellys 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 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.

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