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Frost Cemetery
(Winston County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Frost Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Frost 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 Frost Cemetery...

The Frost Cemetery is located in Winston County. The county seat for Winston County is located in Double Springs.

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

Lat:   34.2628°   (34° 15' 46")

Lon:   -87.5081°   (-87° 30' 29")

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


 

  Frost Cemetery  


  Macedonia Cemetery
  Littleville Community Cemetery
  Posey Mill Cemetery
   Location verified
  Garrison - Payne Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery (West)
  Friendship Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
  Johnson Cemetery (East)
  Liberty Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
  Ephesus Baptist Church Cemetery
  Ashridge Methodist Church Cemetery
  Maxwell Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery
  Ashridge Cemetery
  Wolfpen Cemetery
  Taylor Historical Cemetery
  Sunny Home Baptist Church Cemetery
  Cornelius Cemetery
  DeGraffenreid Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill #2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
  Chilcoat Cemetery
  Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
  Corinth Heights Baptist Church Cemetery
  Walker Chapel Cemetery
  Winston Memorial Cemetery
  Sutton Cemetery
  New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery
  Henryfield First Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Frost Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Antioch Baptist Church of Christ Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Ashridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ashridge Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Missionary Baptist Church #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chilcoat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Corinth Heights Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cornelius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Family Cemetery North   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Family Cemetery South   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
DeGraffenreid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elliott Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ephesus Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Friendship Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garrison - Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Henryfield First Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnson Cemetery (East)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Johnson Cemetery (East) (FAG ID #23689)

Johnson Cemetery (West)   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Johnson Cemetery (West) (FAG ID #23689)

Liberty Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Littleville Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maxwell Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Lovett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Orange Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Orange Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill #2 Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Poplar Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Located in Lawrence County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Posey Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Location has been verified
Shady Grove Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunny Home Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sutton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Historical Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Winston Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wolfpen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Frost Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Frost Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Grayson   [Map]Natural Bridge   [Map]
Bear Creek   [Map]Hackleburg   [Map]Nauvoo   [Map]
Boar Tush   [Map]Haleyville   [Map]Phil Campbell   [Map]
Camp Spring   [Map]Houston   [Map]Russellville   [Map]
Delmar   [Map]Lynn   [Map]Slicklizzard   [Map]
Double Springs   [Map]Moulton   [Map]Spruce Pine   [Map]
Falls City   [Map]Mount Hope   [Map]Wren   [Map]
Farriss   [Map]Muck City   [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 - 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 Frost Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Winston County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lauderdale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Madison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #159643   (Name of Record: Frost Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Winston
Lat: 34.2625993     Lon: -87.508355   [Map]
Elev: 291         Map Name: Kinlock Spring

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Winston 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: 34.2628, Longitude: -87.5081     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Frost Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Frost 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 starting from . 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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