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Liberty Chapel Cemetery
(Geneva County, Alabama)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Liberty Chapel Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, 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 Liberty Chapel Cemetery...

The Liberty Chapel Cemetery is located in Geneva County. The county seat for Geneva County is located in Geneva.

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

Lat:   31.0357°   (31° 2' 8")

Lon:   -86.0052°   (-86° 0' 18")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Liberty Chapel 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 Liberty Chapel Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Liberty Chapel Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Broxton Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Holmes County (FL)
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Corner Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Corner Creek Upper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Crews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Eden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Flat Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Geneva City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Hall & Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Leonia Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Holmes County (FL)
 
Limestone Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Walton County (FL)
 
McDuffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
McDuffie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Padgett Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Walton County (FL)
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Royals Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 - Located in Holmes County (FL)
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Sunset Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Travelers Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery
 
Vaughanville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Liberty Chapel Cemetery.

Argyle (FL)   [Map]Clayhatchee   [Map]Hartford   [Map]
Battens Crossroads   [Map]Coffee Springs   [Map]Kinston   [Map]
Bellwood   [Map]Costilla   [Map]Lockhart   [Map]
Beulah   [Map]County Line   [Map]Onycha   [Map]
Black   [Map]Esto (FL)   [Map]Paxton (FL)   [Map]
Caryville (FL)   [Map]Eunola   [Map]Ponce de Leon (FL)   [Map]
Central City   [Map]Florala   [Map]Samson   [Map]
Chancellor   [Map]Geneva   [Map]Scranton   [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 Liberty Chapel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Geneva County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Barbour County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Butler County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coffee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Conecuh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crenshaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Escambia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pike County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holmes County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okaloosa County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walton County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (FL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1730293   (Name of Record: Liberty Chapel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Geneva
Lat: 31.0357348     Lon: -86.0052162   [Map]
Elev: 48         Map Name: Samson

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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: 31.0357, Longitude: -86.0052     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Liberty Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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