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Ebenezer Cemetery
(Henry County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Ebenezer Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Ebenezer 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 the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Ebenezer Cemetery...

The Ebenezer Cemetery is located in Henry County. The county seat for Henry County is located in Abbeville.

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

Lat:   31.6127°   (31° 36' 45")

Lon:   -85.1802°   (-85° 10' 48")

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

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


 

  Ebenezer Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Ebenezer Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Henry County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Ebenezer Cemetery.

Abbeville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Blakely   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Early County (GA)
 
Cuthbert   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Randolph County (GA)
 
Eufaula   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 
Fort Gaines   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County (GA)
 
Headland   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Louisville   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 
Newville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ebenezer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adoniram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Armstrong - Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Armstrong - Old Union Cemetery (FAG ID #26798)
 
Campground Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County (GA)
 
Chester Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Danzey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Ft. Gaines Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County (GA)
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Judson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Lawrenceville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Missioanry Baptist CHurch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
New Lowell Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County (GA)
 
New Park Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County (GA)
 
Oakey Grove Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Oakey Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #25090)
 
Oaky Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Old Judson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Old Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Barbour County
 
Rose Hill Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Located in Clay County (GA)
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Shorterville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Union Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Union Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2336088)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Abbeville   [Map]Coleman (GA)   [Map]Headland   [Map]
Baker Hill   [Map]Columbia   [Map]Morris (GA)   [Map]
Bellville (GA)   [Map]Eufaula   [Map]Newville   [Map]
Blakely (GA)   [Map]Fort Gaines (GA)   [Map]Oakey Grove   [Map]
Blue Springs   [Map]Georgetown (GA)   [Map]Screamer   [Map]
Bluffton (GA)   [Map]Graball   [Map]Shorterville   [Map]
Clopton   [Map]Haleburg   [Map]Skipperville   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Ebenezer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Henry County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Russell County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Baker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chattahoochee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Decatur County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dougherty County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Early County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Miller County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Quitman County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Randolph County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Seminole County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Terrell County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #117811   (Name of Record: Ebenezer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Henry
Lat: 31.6126677     Lon: -85.1802098   [Map]
Elev: 144         Map Name: Abbeville East

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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: 31.6127, Longitude: -85.1802     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ebenezer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ebenezer 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 'point-to-point' distance starting 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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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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