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Lamb Cemetery
(Lee County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Lamb 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 Lamb Cemetery...

The Lamb Cemetery is located in Lee County. The county seat for Lee County is located in Opelika.

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

Lat:   32.7093°   (32° 42' 33")

Lon:   -85.1930°   (-85° 11' 34")

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


 

  Lamb Cemetery  


  Huguley Cemetery (AL)
  Beulah Cemetery (AL)
  Langdale Cemetery (AL)
  Shady Grove Cemetery (AL)
  Rehobeth Baptist Church Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  Hephzibah Cemetery (AL)
  Hall Memorial CME Church Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  John Calhoun Tillery Cemetery (AL)
  Cusseta Cemetery (AL)
  Liberty Cemetery (AL)
  Fairfax Cemetery (AL)
  Pitts Chapel Cemetery (AL)
  Glass Cemetery (AL)
  Rocky Mount Cemetery (AL)
  Mt. Nebo Cemetery (AL)
  Mechanicsville Cemetery (AL)
  Fairview Cemetery (AL)
  Mountain Springs Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  New Hope Cemetery (GA)
  County Line Baptist Church Cemetery (AL)
  Shady Grove Cemetery (GA)
  Flint Hill Cemetery (AL)
  Sweet Hope Cemetery (AL)
  Memory Hill Cemetery (AL)
  Burrell Chapel AME Church Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified
  New Hope CME Church Cemetery (AL)
   Location verified

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Antioch Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Burrell Chapel AME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cooks Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
County Line Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Cusseta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairfax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Flint Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Glass Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Hall Memorial CME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Hall Memorial CME Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2358126)

Hephzibah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Huguley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
John Calhoun Tillery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Langdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mechanicsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memory Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Mountain Springs Cemetery (FAG ID #24813)

New Hope Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Hope CME Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the New Hope CME Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2342133)

Pitts Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Rehobeth Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers County
 - Location has been verified
Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery (GA)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Harris County (GA)
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sweet Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lamb Cemetery
 - Located in Chambers 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 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lamb Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]Hamilton (GA)   [Map]Plant City   [Map]
Beauregard   [Map]Huguley   [Map]Prince Crossroads   [Map]
Bibb City (GA)   [Map]Ladonia   [Map]Salem   [Map]
The Bottle   [Map]LaFayette   [Map]Smith's Station   [Map]
Crawford   [Map]Lanett   [Map]Smiths   [Map]
Cusseta   [Map]Opelika   [Map]Valley   [Map]
Eady City   [Map]Pine Lake (GA)   [Map]West Point (GA)   [Map]
Fortson (GA)   [Map]Pioneer Village (GA)   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Lamb Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bullock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chambers County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Elmore County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Macon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Randolph 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    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattahoochee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Coweta County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Harris County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marion County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Meriwether County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Muscogee County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Pike County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Stewart County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Talbot County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Taylor County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Troup County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Upson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Webster County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #138213   (Name of Record: Lamb Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lee
Lat: 32.7092995     Lon: -85.1929962   [Map]
Elev: 219         Map Name: Beulah

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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: 32.7093, Longitude: -85.1930     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lamb Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lamb 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.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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