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Lebanon Cemetery
(Cherokee County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Lebanon 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 Lebanon Cemetery...

The Lebanon Cemetery is located in Cherokee County. The county seat for Cherokee County is located in Centre.

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

Lat:   33.9945°   (33° 59' 40")

Lon:   -85.7255°   (-85° 43' 31")

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


 

  Lebanon Cemetery  


  Parker Grove Cemetery
  Pisgah Cemetery
  Smith Chapel Cemetery
  Youngs Chapel Cemetery
  Morrison Cemetery
  Farmer Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Goshen Cemetery
  Providence Cemetery
  Carmel Cemetery
  Mt. Tabor Cemetery
  Landers Cemetery
  Weaver Cemetery
  Littlejohn Cemetery
  New Bethel Cemetery
  Highland Cemetery
  Mt. Olive Cemetery
  Memorial Garden
  Sardis Hill Cemetery
  Ohatchee #2 Cemetery
  Mountain Springs Cemetery
  Boozer Cemetery
  Davis Chapel Cemetery
  Wellborn Cemetery
  New Bethel Cemetery
  Community Congregational Holiness Church Cemetery
   Location verified

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Lebanon Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Boozer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Community Congregational Holiness Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location has been verified
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Community Congregational Holiness Church Cemetery (FAG ID #22213)

Davis Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Farmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Goshen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Landers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Littlejohn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Memorial Garden   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Mountain Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
New Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Ohatchee #2 Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Parker Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Sardis Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Smith Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Weaver Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Wellborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Calhoun County
 - Location sourced from GNIS
Youngs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lebanon Cemetery
 - Located in Etowah County
 - Location sourced from GNIS

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lebanon Cemetery.

Adelia   [Map]Collins   [Map]Hokes Bluff   [Map]
Ballplay   [Map]Coloma   [Map]Jacksonville   [Map]
Banner   [Map]Dailey   [Map]Leesburg   [Map]
Booker T City   [Map]Douthrittville   [Map]Merrellton   [Map]
Centre   [Map]Edwardsville   [Map]Nances Creek   [Map]
Coato Bend   [Map]Germania Springs   [Map]Piedmont   [Map]
Coat's Bend   [Map]Glencoe   [Map]Spring Garden   [Map]
Cobb City   [Map]Goshen   [Map]Turkey Town   [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 turn to 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 - you should note 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 Lebanon Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     USGenWeb     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cherokee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for the nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Calhoun 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    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
DeKalb County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Etowah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Morgan 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    
Talladega County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Bartow County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Carroll County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Chattooga County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Dade County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Douglas County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Floyd County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Gordon County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Haralson County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Heard County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Paulding County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Polk County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    
Walker County (GA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #161876   (Name of Record: Lebanon Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cherokee
Lat: 33.9945447     Lon: -85.7255206   [Map]
Elev: 184         Map Name: Piedmont NW

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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: 33.9945, Longitude: -85.7255     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lebanon Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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