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Jones Cemetery
(Autauga County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Jones 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 Jones Cemetery...

The Jones Cemetery is located in Autauga County. The county seat for Autauga County is located in Prattville.

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

Lat:   32.4237°   (32° 25' 25")

Lon:   -86.7603°   (-86° 45' 37")

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


 

  Jones Cemetery  


  Milton Cemetery
  Stoudemire Cemetery
  Bishop Cemetery
  St. Luke Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  DuBose Family Cemetery
  Harmony Cemetery
  New Everdale Cemetery
  Old Harmony Cemetery
  Davis Cemetery
  King Cemetery
  Alexander Cemetery
  Deramus Cemetery
  Mitchell Cemetery
  Home Aid Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Tyrus Cemetery
  Moore Cemetery
  Rocky Hill Cemetery
  Sister Spring Cemetery
  St. Joseph Cemetery
  White Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Good Hope Cemetery
  Kelso Cemetery
  Mt. Gilead Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 33 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Jones Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bishop Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
DeJarnett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Deramus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
DuBose Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Golson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Home Aid Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kelso Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Gillard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Everdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Harmony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pea Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Robert Rives Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rocky Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sister Spring Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Stoudemire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Tyrus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Dallas County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jones Cemetery
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - 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 Jones Cemetery.

Autaugaville   [Map]Hayneville   [Map]Sardis   [Map]
Benton   [Map]Jones   [Map]Selma   [Map]
Billingsley   [Map]Lowndesboro   [Map]Sunset Mill Village   [Map]
Booth   [Map]Mosses   [Map]Tyler   [Map]
Burkville   [Map]Old Town   [Map]Valley Grande   [Map]
Cahaba   [Map]Pine Level   [Map]White City   [Map]
Gibbons   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]White Hall   [Map]
Gordonville   [Map]Prattville   [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 Jones Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Autauga County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Bibb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chilton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa 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    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marengo 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    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Shelby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Tallapoosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Wilcox County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #120986   (Name of Record: Jones Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Autauga
Lat: 32.4237472     Lon: -86.7602604   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Durant Bend

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Alabama

About Autauga 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: 32.4237, Longitude: -86.7603     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jones Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Jones 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' distance starting 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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