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Joseph Cemetery
(Montgomery County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Joseph 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 Joseph Cemetery...

The Joseph Cemetery is located in Montgomery County. The county seat for Montgomery County is located in Montgomery.

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

Lat:   32.2974°   (32° 17' 50")

Lon:   -86.2652°   (-86° 15' 54")

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


 

  Joseph Cemetery  


  Wescott Cemetery
  Pinkston Cemetery
  Oakwood Cemetery
  Ray Cemetery
  Remount Park Cemetery
  Jones Cemetery
  Greenwood Cemetery
   Location verified
  Big Roxanna Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
   Location verified
  Lincoln Cemetery
  Perrys Mill Cemetery
  Larkin Cemetery
  Howell Cemetery
  Green Cemetery
  Strokes Cemetery
  Taylor Cemetery
  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
  Westcott Cemetery
  Woodland Hills Cemetery
  Freeman Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Kendal Cemetery
  Shackelford Cemetery
  Holt Cemetery
  Sankey Cemetery
  Flora Cemetery
  Sharp Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Joseph Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ashurst Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Big Roxanna Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Eastwood Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flora Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Freeman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Greenwood Cemetery (FAG ID #23137)

Holt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kendal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Larkin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Marshall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mathis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Perrys Mill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pinkston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Located in Coosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ray Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Remount Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sankey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shackelford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sharp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Strokes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wescott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Westcott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Woodland Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Joseph Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Joseph Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]Fusihatchi   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Blue Ridge   [Map]Gibbs Village   [Map]Pike Road   [Map]
Burkville   [Map]Highland Village   [Map]Pintlala   [Map]
Cecil   [Map]Hope Hull   [Map]Prattville   [Map]
Coosada   [Map]Letohatchee   [Map]Ramer   [Map]
Davenport   [Map]Millbrook   [Map]Sunshine Village   [Map]
Elmore   [Map]Montgomery   [Map]Waugh   [Map]
English Village   [Map]Mount Meigs   [Map]Wetumpka   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 Joseph Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Montgomery County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Autauga County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Barbour 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    
Coffee 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    
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    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Russell 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 Montgomery County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Montgomery 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 Joseph 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 Joseph Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #142645   (Name of Record: Joseph Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Montgomery
Lat: 32.2973628     Lon: -86.2652448   [Map]
Elev: 58         Map Name: Montgomery South

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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: 32.2974, Longitude: -86.2652     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Joseph Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Joseph 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 that begins in . 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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