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(Fayette County, Alabama)


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Profile for the Logan Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Logan 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 Logan Cemetery...

The Logan Cemetery is located in Fayette County. The county seat for Fayette County is located in Fayette.

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

Lat:   33.8840°   (33° 53' 2")

Lon:   -87.8217°   (-87° 49' 18")

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

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


 

  Logan Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 52 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Logan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Lamar County
 
Ballard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Berry Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Box Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Logan Cemetery
 
County Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Dykes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Elam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Elbethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Gilpin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Glen Allen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Guin City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Harmony Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Hodges Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Holliman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Housh Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Hubbertville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Mallory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Marion County Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Mayfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
McCollum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Mt. Willing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
New River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Piney Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Poplar Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Powell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Riley Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Sand Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Siloam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Sprinkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Stewart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Vaughn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Walker Baccus Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
White Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Whitehead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Logan Cemetery
 
Winfield City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Logan Cemetery
 - Located in Marion County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Logan Cemetery.

Bankston   [Map]Eldridge   [Map]Kirkland   [Map]
Bazemore   [Map]Farriss   [Map]Old Town   [Map]
Beaverton   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Rock City   [Map]
Belk   [Map]Glen Allen   [Map]Rossland City   [Map]
Bluff   [Map]Gu-Win   [Map]Sulligent   [Map]
Brilliant   [Map]Guin   [Map]Twin   [Map]
Carbon Hill   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Winfield   [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 like to 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 Logan Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Fayette County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Blount County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colbert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cullman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuscaloosa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Prentiss County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County (MS):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #121964   (Name of Record: Logan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fayette
Lat: 33.883994     Lon: -87.8216893   [Map]
Elev: 154         Map Name: Winfield

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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: 33.8840, Longitude: -87.8217     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Logan Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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