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Havana Cemetery
(Greene County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Havana Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Havana 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 Havana Cemetery...

The Havana Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Eutaw.

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

Lat:   32.8965°   (32° 53' 47")

Lon:   -87.6256°   (-87° 37' 32")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Havana 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 Havana 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, all 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 values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary. We have not yet verified the accuracy of the following markers.


 

  Havana Cemetery  


  Oak Hill Cemetery
  Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery
  Woods Cemetery
  Williams Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Pruitt Springs Cemetery
  Tucker Cemetery
  Five Mile Cemetery
  Greenleaf Cemetery
  Mt. Hebron Cemetery
  Mileous Chapel Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Concord Cemetery
  Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Springhill Cemetery
  Wilson Cemetery
  Martin Mission Cemetery
  Harris Cemetery
  Harris Cemetery
  Morning Star Cemetery
  Liberty Cemetery
  New Haven Cemetery
  Akron New Cemetery
  Ramey Chapel Cemetery
  Long Cemetery
  Rhodes Chapel Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Havana Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Akron New Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burrough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carthage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chambers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
China Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Five Mile Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenleaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Holley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lewis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Long Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Mission Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mileous Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Hebron Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pruitt Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ramey Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rhodes Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Springhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Whitsitt - Perry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Havana Cemetery
 - Located in Hale County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Havana Cemetery.

Akron   [Map]Egypt   [Map]Newbern   [Map]
Alberta City   [Map]Eutaw   [Map]Northport   [Map]
Arcola   [Map]Forkland   [Map]Oak Village   [Map]
Boligee   [Map]Foster's   [Map]Ralph   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Greensboro   [Map]Sahama Village   [Map]
Coaling   [Map]Holt   [Map]Sawyerville   [Map]
Coker   [Map]Ingleside Village   [Map]Tuscaloosa   [Map]
Cottondale   [Map]Knoxville   [Map]Union   [Map]
Duncanville   [Map]Moundville   [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 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 Havana Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Fayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale 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    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Sumter 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    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Kemper County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Noxubee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #159737   (Name of Record: Havana Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 32.8965155     Lon: -87.625563   [Map]
Elev: 111         Map Name: Moundville West

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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: 32.8965, Longitude: -87.6256     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Havana Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Havana 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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