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(Covington County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Lockhart Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Lockhart 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 the cemeteries in our Gazetteer 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. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Lockhart Cemetery...

The Lockhart Cemetery is located in Covington County. The county seat for Covington County is located in Andalusia.

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

Lat:   31.0060°   (31° 0' 21")

Lon:   -86.3638°   (-86° 21' 49")

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

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


 

  Lockhart Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Lockhart Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Covington County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Lockhart Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
Crestview   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Florala   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
Milligan   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Opp   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
Samson   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lockhart Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Almarante Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Almarante Cemetery (FAG ID #2146694)
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
Clary Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Corner Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Corner Creek Upper Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Geneva County
 
Ebenezer Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Greenwood Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Walton County (FL)
 
Greenwood Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Walton County (FL)
 
Miller Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Walton County (FL)
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Newell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
North Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
Reeder Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Rock Hill Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery (FL)   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lockhart Cemetery
 - Located in Okaloosa County (FL)

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 Lockhart Cemetery.

Andalusia   [Map]Crestview (FL)   [Map]Milligan (FL)   [Map]
Babbie   [Map]Florala   [Map]Mossy Head (FL)   [Map]
Baker (FL)   [Map]Garden City (FL)   [Map]Onycha   [Map]
Beulah   [Map]Horn Hill   [Map]Opp   [Map]
Bradley   [Map]Kinston   [Map]Paxton (FL)   [Map]
Cannon Town (FL)   [Map]Laurel Hill (FL)   [Map]Samson   [Map]
Carolina   [Map]Libertyville   [Map]Sanford   [Map]
County Line   [Map]Lockhart   [Map]Svea (FL)   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Lockhart Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Covington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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    
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    
Geneva 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    
Santa Rosa 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 Covington County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Alabama
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Alabama,     of Covington 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 Lockhart 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 Lockhart Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #163417   (Name of Record: Lockhart Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Covington
Lat: 31.0060133     Lon: -86.3638361   [Map]
Elev: 98         Map Name: Florala

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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: 31.0060, Longitude: -86.3638     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lockhart Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lockhart 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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