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Kellyton Cemetery
(Coosa County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Kellyton Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Kellyton 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 Kellyton Cemetery...

The Kellyton Cemetery is located in Coosa County. The county seat for Coosa County is located in Rockford.

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

Lat:   32.9723°   (32° 58' 20")

Lon:   -86.0289°   (-86° 1' 44")

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


 

  Kellyton Cemetery  


  Greenview Memorial Park
  Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery
  Goodwater Cemetery
  Sunny Level Cemetery
  Crestview Memorial Cemetery
  Carver Heights Cemetery
  Smyrna Cemetery
  Doctor Kellys Cemetery
  Graham Cemetery
  Maxwell Cemetery
  Martin Grove Cemetery
  Bethel Cemetery
  Old Marietta Cemetery
  Harper Cemetery
  Seleta Cemetery
  Hillview Cemetery
  Bradford Cemetery
  Fellowship Cemetery
  Bice Cemetery
  Jordan Cemetery
  Chapman Cemetery
  New Shiloh Cemetery
  Craft Cemetery
  Macedonia Cemetery
  Socapatoy Cemetery
  Fishpond Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Kellyton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Bradford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carver Heights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Chapman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Craft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Crestview Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Darsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Doctor Kellys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fishpond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Greenview Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hackneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hackneyville Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Harper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillabee Campground Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hillview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Kennedy - Christian - Sasser Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Martin Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Maxwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location has been verified
New Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Nixburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Marietta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Peace & Goodwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Seleta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smyrna Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Socapatoy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sunny Level Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Kellyton Cemetery
 - Located in Tallapoosa County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Kellyton Cemetery.

Alexander City   [Map]Hackneyville   [Map]New Site   [Map]
Alkehatchee   [Map]Hissop   [Map]Our Town   [Map]
Benson   [Map]Hollins   [Map]Ray   [Map]
Dadeville   [Map]Jacksons' Gap   [Map]Rockford   [Map]
Equality   [Map]Kellyton   [Map]Stewartville   [Map]
Goldville   [Map]Millerville   [Map]Weogufka   [Map]
Goodwater   [Map]Mount Olive   [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 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 Kellyton Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Coosa 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    
Calhoun 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    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Cleburne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Saint Clair 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    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135697   (Name of Record: Kellyton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Coosa
Lat: 32.9723443     Lon: -86.0288556   [Map]
Elev: 244         Map Name: Kellyton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Coosa 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: 32.9723, Longitude: -86.0289     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Kellyton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Kellyton 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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