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(Coffee County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Goodman Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Goodman 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 Goodman Cemetery...

The Goodman Cemetery is located in Coffee County. The county seat for Coffee County is located in Elba.

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

Lat:   31.2791°   (31° 16' 44")

Lon:   -85.9944°   (-85° 59' 39")

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

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


 

  Goodman Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Daleville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Dale County
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Geneva   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Opp   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Goodman Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alberton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Asbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Coffee Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Consolation Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Damascus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Enterprise City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Haney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Ino Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Little Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Marvin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Mt. Gilled Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
New Brockton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
New Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Old Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Goodman Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Goodman Cemetery
 
Weeks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Goodman Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Goodman Cemetery.

Battens Crossroads   [Map]County Line   [Map]Kinston   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Daleville   [Map]Level Plains   [Map]
Beulah   [Map]Elba   [Map]New Brockton   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Onycha   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Eunola   [Map]Opp   [Map]
Clayhatchee   [Map]Fort Rucker   [Map]Samson   [Map]
Coffee Springs   [Map]Geneva   [Map]Scranton   [Map]
Costilla   [Map]Holiday Village   [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 Goodman Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Coffee 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      
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike 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    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #137076   (Name of Record: Goodman Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coffee
Lat: 31.2790594     Lon: -85.9943859   [Map]
Elev: 106         Map Name: Goodman

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 31.2791, Longitude: -85.9944     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Goodman Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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