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Herbert Cemetery
(Conecuh County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Herbert 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 Herbert Cemetery...

The Herbert Cemetery is located in Conecuh County. The county seat for Conecuh County is located in Evergreen.

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

Lat:   31.4177°   (31° 25' 3")

Lon:   -86.7989°   (-86° 47' 56")

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


 

  Herbert Cemetery  


  Garland Cemetery
  Spence Cemetery
  McClure Cemetery
  Rabb Cemetery
  Elizabeth Cemetery
  Mt. Union Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Long Branch Cemetery
  Second Mt. Zion Cemetery
  Mancill Cemetery
  Bushfield Cemetery
  Old Beulah Cemetery
  Walker Cemetery
  Greater Nazarene Cemetery
  Olive Branch Cemetery
  Horton Cemetery
  Hall Cemetery
  Mitchell Cemetery
  Jones Chapel Cemetery
  Davison Cemetery
  Brooks Cemetery
  Garwin Cemetery
  Brown Beasley Cemetery
  Johnston Cemetery
  Hall Cemetery
  Johnston Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Herbert Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Brown Beasley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bushfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Garwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greater Nazarene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Horton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Johnston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Long Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mancill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
McClure Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Covington County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Olive Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Located in Butler County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rabb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Second Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Spence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Herbert Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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 Herbert Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]Centerville   [Map]Lenox   [Map]
Belleville   [Map]Chapman   [Map]Libertyville   [Map]
Bolling   [Map]Evergreen   [Map]McKenzie   [Map]
Brooklyn   [Map]Gantt   [Map]Nymph   [Map]
Burnt Corn   [Map]Georgiana   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Carolina   [Map]Heath   [Map]Red Level   [Map]
Castleberry   [Map]Jay Villa   [Map]River Falls   [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 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 Herbert Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Conecuh County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dallas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Geneva County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Escambia County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Santa Rosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #149634   (Name of Record: Herbert Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Conecuh
Lat: 31.4176659     Lon: -86.7988577   [Map]
Elev: 100         Map Name: Old Town

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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: 31.4177, Longitude: -86.7989     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Herbert Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Herbert 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 that begins in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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